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Fashion Through the Decades

Here at FN we LOVE seeing hints of past decades fashion in today’s modern styles.  Here’s a roundup of some of our faves…

The 1920’s

  • Dropped waistlines
  • Cloches
  • Coats fastened on the side
  • T-strap shoes

Dropped waistline dress from ASOS, modernized with a lace fabric and ruffle sleeves.

The 1930’s

  • Waistlines back up to natural
  • Faux fur collars
  • Bias cut dresses
  • T-strap shoes

The faux fur of today. We love everything about this one by Smythe, on sale at fwrd.com.

The 1940’s

  • Poka dots!
  • Sailor pants
  • Wide leg pants
  • Padded shoulders

Available now here at FN on the truck and online. Mint polka dot blouse, Denim cropped sailor pants & Kut from the Kloth white cropped jeans.

The 1950’s

  • Wide circle skirts
  • Pencil skirts
  • Cigarette pants
  • Pumps with bows

Our most favorite wide circle skirt, pair it with a white tee and flip flops for a casual day or a dressy white blouse and necklace for a comfy work outfit.

The 1960’s

  • Capri pants or peddle pushers
  • Trapeze jackets
  • Chunky heels
  • Round or Cat Eye sunglasses
  • Bib necklaces
  • Message tees

Fun updated cat eye, available now here and on the truck!

The 1970’s

  • Pant suits
  • Platform shoes
  • White boots
  • Knee length jean skirts

From one of our favorite designers that we carry on the truck, Mo:Vint. Knee length jean skirt and off the shoulder top. Updated and sophisticated 70’s.

The 1980’s

  • Big & oversized clothing
  • Designer jeans
  • Ankle socks
  • Logo tees
  • Bomber jackets

These Kut jeans just remind us of the 80’s for some reason but they are so on trend right now! Paired with a simple tee, they make a stunning impression. Kut from the Kloth, &89.

The 2017 version of the bomber jacket – added length. This one is on sale right now at H&M.

The 1990’s

  • Bare midriff
  • Two piece formal
  • Grunge looks
  • Plaid flannel

 This plaid spring blouse from Anthropologie is reminiscent of our grunge years, especially paired with some of the ripped jeans that are on trend right now.

The 2000’s

  • Skinny jeans
  • Statement necklaces
  • Ballet flats
  • Cargo pants
  • Trucker hats

From statement necklaces to statement earrings….here are two of our faves available now on the FN truck!


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