Babelicious Fashion Trends From the Summer of '69

Babelicious Fashion Trends From The Summer of ’69

These images remind me of my mother and her wild friends, they wore these bohemian outfits when they were teens. The swinging 60’s looks like such a playful time for fashion. Here are some images of teens doing what they do best – leading fashion trends for all of the oldies to follow.

Babelicious Fashion Trends From the Summer of '69

 

Babelicious Fashion Trends From the Summer of '69

I love how happy, hippy and carefree they all look. The 60s would have been a fun era to be young.

Babelicious Fashion Trends From the Summer of '69

 

Babelicious Fashion Trends From the Summer of '69

Fashion is always concentric and elements of the 60s will always be cool in some way. These images bring to mind the optimism of the time. The war had ended, citizens, businesses and governments (in the western world at least) were thriving and enjoying a new-found sense of prosperity.

Babelicious Fashion Trends From the Summer of '69

 

Babelicious Fashion Trends From the Summer of '69

These images come from a collection found on Mashable, and come from an old collection in LIFE magazine.

I think fashion retailers should bring back the bell-bottom, what do you think? 

 

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