80s Fashion


Tracey Louise Wright | Posted 12.09.2017 | UK Comedy
Tracey Louise Wright

Let me take you on a journey, to a time before GHDs, when curtains and blond tips were all the rage for boys and Sister Unella wouldn't cry out 'shame' behind you if you donned a scrunchie. When crimping was 'in' and it was de rigueur to style yourself on Madonna's 80s look.

Stranger Things: 7 Things We're Getting Nostalgic About From The 80's

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 01.09.2016 | UK Style

Netflix’s Stranger Things isn’t just making us obsessed with Winona Ryder all over again, but is also making us nostalgic for an entire decade. Th...

How Many Of These 80s Fashion Trends Did YOU Follow?

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 05.08.2015 | UK Entertainment

'Pixels' is a recipe of classic action adventure with a huge dose of nostalgia. Adam Sandler stars in this action-comedy about what happens when a...

Club to Catwalk - 80s Fashion, Just Not as I Remember It

Mik Scarlet | Posted 31.10.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Mik Scarlet

When our mate Sarah suggested a night out at the V&A at their retrospective of 80s fashion Club To Catwalk my wife and I jumped at the chance, especially when we all agreed to dress up in a New Romantic/80's style-e.

30 Great Things About Growing Up In 1980s Britain

The Huffington Post UK | Andrea Mann | Posted 12.10.2013 | UK Comedy

In May, we brought you 30 Great Things About Growing Up In 1970s Britain. So we thought it only right that we move it along a decade, and indulge ours...

PUNK: Chaos to Couture

Zandra Rhodes | Posted 20.08.2013 | UK Style
Zandra Rhodes

This was to celebrate punk fashion and the Met's fashion exhibit. Madonna and Debby Harry truly got into the spirit of the evening... while others, well they just didn't grasp the punk concept.

Fashion x Music: From the Club to the Catwalk at The V&A

Kate Lawson | Posted 30.03.2013 | UK Style
Kate Lawson

Oh the 80s, the era that kept neon light manufacturers in business, rhinestone cameo brooches sparkling against our spiked glasses of Sodastream and Italian dance diva Spagna's spiky mane burning tiny holes in our eyes - aww, I remember it well.

'Glam Slam': Musician Prince's 30 Year Reign as a Pop Fashion Icon

Professor Sarah Niblock | Posted 10.02.2013 | UK Entertainment
Professor Sarah Niblock

Prince was using style as a political statement at the height of the Thatcher/Reagan period. Not only was he commenting on the banality of white, heterosexual western masculinity, but also drawing on a rich heritage of earlier style-as-protest movements.

The Three Breeds Of Christmas Jumper- Which One Are You?

Huffington Post UK | Lucy Sherriff | Posted 21.12.2011 | UK Universities & Education

The Christmas Jumper is a huge part of student life. It is the staple of every student's wardrobe. Hidden under the bed or buried beneath a pile of...