The best advice to dress vintage when you’re an age a little vintage.
What is that vintage? It’s the retro. There are several periods: the pre-war and post-war period, 1940-1950, style the style sixties Courrèges, Cardin style are 50-60 years…
What is most suited to the female morphology is undoubtedly the 40-50 style. Why? Because it is flattering regardless of its silhouette: dress belts at the waist, sleeves always chic three-quarter, small bust which highlights the chest, easy to carry, length around the knee, like Grace Kelly.
The pencil, very Marilyn Monroe skirt!
The jackets ‘at the Christian Dior”keep their Majesty: arched, with a basque that extends over the hips. They continue to inspire today and focus on everything, jean, pants, pleated skirt, pencil skirt. The pencil skirt is a classic of the sexy fiftie’s! Very Marilyn Monroe! A salute in the vintage:, pure, best quality fabrics that today ‘ today, more heavy than modern polyesters, and ensure a nice fall.
You can also adopt the Courreges style: line trapeze, colours United, slamming, sober, graphic, effective.
Cardin style made very Haute Couture because it is architected: great neck, back turned, tissue plombants, look! Then, in the 1970s, he also created forms geometrical, ultra-dynamiques, easy to wear.
How can navigate to adapt vintage fashion to his personality, his preferences, his age? Each week in VINTAGESFINDER, the vintage experts bring you answers to questions you may have, with a guideline: give you confidence in you!