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The 90s Called And They Want These Top 10 Iconic Fashions Back!

Girl dressed in 90s fashion listening to music.

If you grew up in the 90s, you know it was a golden era of fashion experimentation. From the grungy to the glamorous, this decade brought us an array of iconic looks that still influence today’s designers and fashion icons.

So buckle up your platform shoes and throw on your windbreaker — we’re going on a nostalgic journey through 10 styles from the 90s that have truly stood the test of time.

1. Flannel shirts made us all aspirational lumberjacks.

There was no escaping the flannel wave, whether you were a grunge enthusiast or not. Toss it over a band tee or wrap it around your waist, and instantly become a 90s icon.

girl wearing a flannel shirt.

2. Platform shoes elevated our style — literally.

Your height wasn’t the only thing elevated by these shoes — so was your style. They were the ultimate 90s statement piece.

Platform shoes.

3. Bandanas made heads turn.

Whether tied around your head, worn as a headband, or hanging out of a back pocket, bandanas were the multipurpose accessory that offered endless styling possibilities. Tupac and Axl Rose would agree.

woman wearing bandana.

4. Baggy jeans were the epitome of casual cool.

Forget skinny jeans. The 90s were all about oversized denim that let you move freely, whether you were skateboarding or hitting the buffet later.

Man running with baggy pants.

5. Chokers set the stage for statement neckwear.

This close-fitting necklace was the must-have accessory for every 90s kid. Whether velvet or beaded, chokers were the crown jewel of neckwear.

Girl wearing choker necklace.

6. Doc Martens let your feet do the talking.

Whether you were a punk or just liked the aesthetic, lacing up those Docs made you feel invincible — and 100% cooler.

Doc Marten boots.

7. Frosted tips had us all feeling like pop stars.

Blame it on the boy bands, but frosted tips were the male style statement that became a pop culture must-do. Fortunately, it didn’t take long for it to become a must-go.

Man with frosted tips hair.

8. Windbreakers turned us all into aspiring athletes.

Who needs to be athletic when your jacket gives off major sporty vibes? Plus, they folded up into their own pocket— a marvel of 90s engineering.

a woman wearing a windbreaker and sunglasses, leaning on a TV

9. Baby tees made adulthood optional.

These weren’t your average t-shirts. Cut shorter and tighter, baby tees made us all look like the teenagers we were — or wanted to be.

A young woman wearing a "Barbie" baby t

10. Mood rings turned our feelings into fashion statements.

These iconic rings were a window into your emotions, changing colors to reflect your mood. Perfect for the emotionally expressive and the fashion-conscious alike.

mood rings

If the 90s taught us anything, it’s that fashion is all about self-expression. Whether you went for grunge, preppy, or somewhere in between, one thing’s for sure — the 90s were a decade of unforgettable styles that still bring joy to our closets today.

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