Over the decades contemporary fashion has looked for inspiration in every possible place to influence the latest must-have trends. It was only a matter of time until '70s fashion made a nostalgic debut and remains present in new season trends ever since. Whether you experienced '70s clothes first-hand or feel a connection to the infamous fashion era, we have captured the themes notorious with the '70s for your browsing pleasure. Known as one of the most creative eras in fashion the exploration of fun and fresh ideas creates the perfect base for this collection of '70s fashion. With an explosion of bright colours, flashy prints and eccentric designs this decade saw the development of trends that are still followed today.
Find something fab and flamboyant from this flashback of 1970's fashion
Key trends, a rainbow of colour and fashionable themes ensure this '70s clothes offers men, women and children alike a stylish wardrobe addition, whether it be subtle denim jackets or quirky tie-dye. The hippie influence includes maxi dresses, chinos, blouses and wedges often adorned with paisley details. In contrast, glam rock offers high-waisted trousers, faux fur and sumptuous fabrics such as velvet, leather and satin. Recreate the magic from films such as Saturday Night Fever with the disco style of neckties, jumpsuits, fitted blazers and buttoned-up shirts or your inner punk with ripped jeans and leather jackets. These themes can all be combined with other recognisable statement items such as platforms, big floppy hats, hot pants and headbands for festival fashion and holidays. Expect a playful hemline variety of mini and maxi lengths for skirts and dresses and houndstooth and tweed fabrics for men or an androgynous influence for business wear.
Kick back to the ever-present trends of '70s fashion with this retro collection
'70s fashion provided future generations with eclectic, vintage, staple items that can be worked into wardrobes with block or clashing colours, eye-catching fabrics and vibrant prints. For men choose a crisp, white shirt with a leather jacket and biker boots for an edgy day to night look. Women can explore the trends with a big, floppy hat and floral maxi dress for the summer or a faux fur coat and black, skinny jeans to keep you warm in winter. Children too can have fun browsing the vibrant colours, hip graphics and fresh styles. Try your hand at working some retro styling into your wardrobe and create a casual, reminiscent outfit for the day or an iconic, glamorous ensemble for that evening out. Invest in '70s clothing today at Zalando.co.uk.