Throughout the decades, there are people who capture the true essence of the times. Whether past or present, it takes a skilled eye to be able to transport you to a different place and capture the feeling of a moment in time – or, in our case, fashion. We’re dishing on three of our favorites in the style space, and how to get the look they’ve captured.
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Modern Street-Style Looks Inspired by Tamu McPherson
From being an international editor to acting as her own muse, her over-the-top tops and Insta-worthy extras embody the street-style era that has our generation dressing for their #OOTD. Statement sleeves and mom jeans paired with chic ankle boots will have you looking like a street-style star.
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Cecil Beaton’s High Society
Pale pastels and ornate updos. From Vanity Fair and Vogue to photographing the Royal Family, Beaton captured the sophistication of the 40s and 50s high-society era. Want the seriously vintage look? Try a silk midi dress in a luxe champagne hue. Chandelier earrings add extra drama.
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David Bailey’s Swinging Sixties
From the ever-recognizable Twiggy photo to this all-white-everything shot, Bailey embodied the sleek look that still inspires mod minimalists everywhere. Try a boxy sheath dress in a crisp monochrome to get full-on 60’s vibes.
by Paige McKnight, Assistant Fashion Editor