Vintage Leather Jacket

Old but in trend – The vintage look

Fashion industry is constantly updated with new ideas, ideals, trends, directions, shapes and styles. Each new season brings new models and styles, which are distributed among the mass production of clothing. Some styles become very popular; some of them are quickly forgotten. However, we can definitely say that there are some looks in the history of fashion and style that have become classics and never lose their relevance in our time. These ever-trendy styles are united by the name “the vintage look”. Vintage things are special, they are not like the others. It’s clothes, which could make a person an individual in his or her own style.

There are not so much looks and styles in the history of fashion that are popular today. Typically, these vintage looks characterize a certain era in the history of music, cinema, art or society in general. Classic vintage fashion nowadays is the little black dress, which was created by designer Hubert de Givenchy for actress Audrey Hepburn for the film "Breakfast at Tiffany's". Coco Chanel’s costumes created for Hollywood actresses and the United States First Lady Jacqueline Kennedy are considered to be old but in trend. These vintage clothing became a symbol of sophistication, elegance and aristocracy. Actress Marlene Dietrich was the first who wore trouser suit and created a very effective and frank look of a woman who still inspires. Edie Sedgwick, the muse of pop-art creator Andy Warhol, made popular black tights and a striped dress. She was a princess of underground and became popular thanks to her innovative style, which included clothes, hairstyle, makeup and accessories. These styles of women's clothing characterized the era of 60's. The era of hippies added many colors, wide pants and floral blouses in fashion. This vintage look also remains popular among fans of Janis Joplin, The Doors and Jimmy Hendrix. If we take to the attention the 70’s, active development of rock music influenced on the new trends in fashion. Leather jackets and pants, coats and skirts in different colors, black glasses filled rock scene and hearts of fans of rock performers.

Now vintage leather jacket and skirt are very popular around the world. For example, female rock band The Runaways made popular leather candid black and red overalls. Groups such as AC/DC, Led Zeppelin, Deep Purple made popular leather coats and pants among young people. In today's red carpet and pop scene we see that many celebrities use the vintage look in their personal or stage look (Rihanna, Beyonce, Eva Green, Kristen Stewart, Emma Watson, Victoria Beckham). If you want to create your own vintage style, you should first choose the fashion icon of the past (Madonna, Brigitte Bardot, Gia, Elvis Presley), explore her or his style and period of creativity. It is important to create vintage look with the availability of accessories - handbags, jewelry, hats, glasses and shoes. Make-up in vintage style is also special (makeup of Twiggy, Audrey Hepburn, Sophia Loren).

Thousands collections by famous designers are inspired by the vintage spirit or abusive individual stars of the past (Marilyn Monroe, Grace Kelly, Hedy Lamarr, Jane Birkin, Edie Sedgwick, Twiggy, Gia). Designers lend classic forms of the past and make it popular today. Among the always popular things can be called vintage leather jacket, little black dress, a necklace of pearls, blouse with wide sleeves, shiny vintage dress, beige shoes with high heels, different hats, vintage leather handbags, and high leather boots. Vintage may be true if you buy and wear a thing that was sewn more than 20 years ago. Also vintage may be half true or neo vintage if you buy modern clothes that was sewn using the styles of the past. Vintage style is the look that will never die and will always be actual with adding new details.