The spring runways have been bursting with 1970s-inspired looks… from hip-hugging, flared leg trousers, to fluid maxi’s, to floral prints and fringe. What’s old is new again, according to our savvy style editor Erin Busbee.
Geoffrey Beene, 70s design superstar loved yellow and gray together as much as we do now, so create your own vibrant living space with these elegant pieces. Prices upon request from Stowers Furniture
For the Boho girl who loves pearls, the 36″ long, champagne pearls & tassel necklace by Gold & Gray is ideal. $385. Availability and photo courtesy of Julian Gold
TAKE THE PLUNGE
Nothing says sexy… and 70s quite like the plunging neckline. This metallic dress is from Altuzarra’s RTW 2015 collection. At Altuzarra. Photo courtesy of Style.com
FLORA & FAUNA
For the fashion forward woman who wants a touch of 70’s whimsy, choose this Alice & Olivia dress with sequin embellishments.
$695. At Tootsies
TALL AND LEGGY
These floral, flared pants by Alice + Olivia are so lovable, chic and sophisticated. Pair with a black or white simple top to really let the pants be the star. $298. At Neiman Marcus
CROP TILL YOU DROP
This cropped top and skirt by Milly look like a work of art and it’s perfectly appropriate for women of all ages to wear.
From $210 – $450. At Neiman Marcus
ON THE FRINGE
Fringe is a must for spring, so pair these 18K gold, tassel, drop earrings by Gucci with a black blazer and jeans or a fabulous, maxi dress. $2,990. At Saks Fifth Avenue
Get your 70s glow on with this bronzing powder by Bobbi Brown. This is my personal favorite and I’ve been using it almost every day for years.
$40. At Saks Fifth Avenue
IT’S IN THE BAG
This gorgeous suede “Sac de Jour” tote by Saint Laurent in light cognac is all about year ’round versatility. $2,990. At Neiman Marcus
FLOWER’S NEW POWER
These floral-embellished sandals by Rene Caovilla are so delicate and lovely. Perfect for the young, and ‘young-at-heart’ this spring summer with a little white dress.
$1,250. At Neiman Marcus
Emilio Pucci’s tie-dye, chiffon, halter gown would look amazing on vacation or at a charity event. The dramatic, halter neckline will show off your toned arms and shoulders. $7,800. At Neiman Marcus
ARMED AND READY
In a sea of dainty bangles, this bold, 14K gold, 3-row cuff by Paige Novick will really stand out. $505. At Neiman Marcus
Jonathan Adler “Bargello” embroidered, throw pillows will make you feel like you’re in an episode of The Mary Tyler Moore Show. From $135 At Jonathan Adler