Hands up if your fave fashion era was the 80’s? We see you over there in your scrunchie and acid wash jeans! A time of excess, ultra-consumption and disposable income, the 80’s were a truly unique period in couture history. Characterised by loud colours and even louder hairstyles, welcome back to part 2 of the greatest (and lamest!) looks of that guitar-riffing, hair-teasing, break-dancing era that was, the 80’s!
Sustainability has become a huge talking point in fashion in the past few years, and it’s easy to get overwhelmed trying to work out where to start doing your bit for the planet and the people on it. Aussies are a environmentally smart and socially conscious bunch, so naturally there are some amazing designers that are not only killing it with their collections, but also in their approach to protecting our earth and vulnerable people within the fashion industry. Check out the ultra-chic threads created by these ethical brands, and start feeling good about your fashion choices.
Love it or hate it, the 80’s was a decade that brought us some *ahem* strong looks. Do you remember (or were you guilty of) donning any of these from our list? Take a trip down memory lane – and get ready to cringe and feel some serious fashion nostalgia all rolled into one, for the era that was louder than Madonna’s ‘Papa Don’t Preach’ blasting out of a neon pink Delorean, the 80s.
As this blazing Summer rolls on and on, we find ourselves torn between secretly wanting it to end and revelling in the glorious heat in equal measure. We don’t know about you – but at this point we are so sick of our old swimwear, and to say it’s looking a little ragged is the understatement of the century. Luckily there is a whole slew of innovative new designers creating gorgeous swimwear styles to help you update your tired togs, and even better, many of them are Australian! These clever brands have created some amazing lust-worthy pieces, which is why we wanted to put them into the spotlight here at ATD – perfect inspo for upping your swimwear game.