Modern classic is the fashion trend that mixes classic style clothes with street clothes. Bold patterns, high-waisted pants, and a collared shirt are all elements of this modern classic inspiration. Achieving a modern vintage look may seem overwhelming if you don’t know where to start, but with a few staples paired with those found in your wardrobe you’ll Become a modern classical expert in no time.
Select garments and accessories
Aim for blouses with white or colorful prints. A plain white blouse is an essential item for a modern vintage wardrobe. Basic is enough to wear up or down, depending on your mood and environment. Large print blouses, on the other hand, make great classics, but only if you have enough simple modern clothes to soften the prints.
Pair a plain white vintage blouse with colorful modern sleeveless shirts, or take that vintage print and soften it with a coat of the same color.
Choose high-waisted shorts and low-rise shorts.
High-waist pants add a classic touch to any outfit. This cut is usually very flattering on any body type as it extends the hips and waist, and can be combined with any modern or classic shirt.
Combine high-waist shorts or shorts with a simple collared white blouse for an effortless look for the day.
Look for high waisted skirts and shirt skirts for a more feminine feel. When choosing outfits and skirts, try and look for dresses that will be around your ankles or calves and high above your waist. This style was very popular in the 1940s and 1950s, making it easy to coordinate outfits or match with modern accessories.
The swivel skirt can easily be paired with a printed t-shirt, and a waist-length shirt looks great when paired with a modern corset or leather jacket.
High heels with round toes or basic lacing shoes. Many modern shoes have small vintage-inspired accents. Heel with round toe and white laced shoe is reminiscent of the classic look. Wearing a pair of these, or even leather loafers, adds a modern and classic look to the outfit.
Colorful stilettos with round toes can easily modernize a classic dress or skirt. Pair it up with shoe heel matching accessories to further mount the look.
Bring some sandals with high-waist shorts and printed T-shirts for a great summer look.