The popularity of AMC’s hit Mad Men has returned the classic 1960s style clothing back into the mainstream. It’s not hard to see why — this show has captured the imagination of a new generation not familiar with how cool these retro styles are! In a world where jeans and a t-shirt are acceptable office attire, it’s no wonder that some of us yearn for a more stylish era.
A nice pattern is another example of 1960s jazzy style pattern
In true classic retro style, these looks are as flexible as they are flattering. Dress up an 1960s outfit with classy accessories like pearls, bracelet and fancy shoes, dress it down for the evening with a cardigan sweater.
It was a time when women dressed for success in clothes that were flattering and feminine and men wore suits that were sharp and tailored. While you might not want to wear exactly the same outfits (lest you be labeled “Mr./Mrs. 1960”), we can adapt many of the classic looks for today’s lifestyle:
Deep colors exemplify 1960s style