A solid retro ensemble is unrivaled. Whether effortlessly chic or eternally stylish, retro attire is certain to draw eyes and has made a fervent comeback this year.
That’s why I’ve put together my absolute 30+ favorites in this blog article that I can’t live without this year.
30+ Retro Outfit Ideas You Will Love This Year
Straight Leg Jeans with Red Details
Straight-leg jeans are back in full force this year. Especially tighter jeans than the wide-leg jeans that have been hyped for years are becoming increasingly popular: really long legs, skinny jeans, and straight jeans without wide cuts.
What do you think of this trend? There are always heated debates about this on TikTok – feel free to let us know in the comments below the blog article.
I have to say I’m in two minds – on the one hand I love my wide jeans, simply because they are so comfortable and universal. On the other hand, I think straight-leg jeans are way more elegant and simply look timelessly chic. So I can understand why we’re going back to them, but it’s literally going to be an uncomfortable transition.
Basic Black Jeans Outfit with White Bomber Jacket
Jeans Jumpsuit Outfit
Here again, we see tighter jeans – and this is the perfect example of how elegant they look.
With a fairly simple outfit – spiced up with high-quality jewelry, the retro look looks so chic that you are guaranteed to attract a lot of admiring glances.
I’m definitely going to try this outfit and rock it this summer.
Oversized Knit Sweater with Brown Skirt
Blue Plaid Jumpsuit Outfit
This is a much more comfortable outfit, but that doesn’t make it any less beautiful. Skirts and knit sweaters just give me major Blair Waldorf vibes and I’m so here for it. I love it!
Cute School Outfit with Plaid Skirt and White Blouse
Long White Flowy Skirt with Y2k Top
Another cool but cute Blair Waldorf vibes outfit in retro style.
This outfit makes me want to go back to high school – and I wouldn’t want to go there again.
Luckily, you can also wear this outfit in everyday life for many other occasions like a cafe date with your best friend.
Flared Jeans with Oversized Leather Jacket Outfit
Of course, cool, casual spring outfits are also a must for retro looks. This outfit gives me real rockstar girlfriend aesthetic vibes and we love that. Leather jackets really are the epitome of nonchalance and coolness.
Suit Pants with Tweed Jacket
Karl Lagerfeld was right when he made Chanel famous with tweed jackets. They simply always look great. And when I say always, I mean always. They are so classically beautiful and look super elegant.
Monochrome Navy Blue Suit Pants Outfit
Few outfits are more elegant than monochrome looks. People already knew that 20 years ago – and that’s why I’m glad that these outfits are finally back.
White Flared Jeans with Pink Top
Long Y2k Jeans Skirt with Pink Top
Straight Leg Jeans with Slits
Flamboyant Colorful Y2k Retro Outfit
Pleated Skirt with Oversized Sweater and High Leg Boots
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