From full-circle midi skirts to polka-dot everything to scarves, cardigans, and pencil skirts, the sartorial staples of the '50s have largely been relegated solely for Halloween costumes or themed parties. Until now, that is… Instead of mashing the decade's popular trends together, 2019 style stars have taken '50s trends and mixed them up with current ones to make new stylish ensembles that have just the right amount of vintage flair. So if you want to make for lost time, the 15 '50s-inspired outfits ahead will do just the trick.
A '50s-inspired square top feels so au courant.
Sweaters were made to be worn with polka-dot pants.
Never met a gingham print we didn't love.
We dare you to not twirl in this '50s-esque skirt.
Proof that '50s circle skirts go well with your favorite kicks.
Give your modern colorblocking outfit a '50s touch by styling it with your favorite scarf.
Or use your cardigan as a scarf.
This favored dress silhouette of the '50s is universally flattering.
Say hello to your new favorite '50s-inspired look.
A retro varsity-inspired sweater feels right at home in 2018.
Next-level beach attire.
Let your scarf add the right amount of drama to your '50s-inspired outfit.
And keep the glamour going through winter with a faux fur–accented coat.