Back to the 90s: How to revisit the trend

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  • The 90s revival is in full swing and looking better than ever

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    Turn back the clock 25 years to the heady days of the 1990s, a decade full of fun and fashion and no, we’re not talking shell suits and oversized hoodies – this trend is far prettier than that!

    Get the cool 90s vibe with mismatched vintage-style looks. One of Autumn/Winter 16’s hottest signature pieces is the retro bomber, with a ditsy floral print adding a fresh twist. Layering is a strong theme – a shirt tied around your waist not only gives definition but will also keep your look seriously on-point. Black Floral Print Bomber Jacket, £38, Evans

    Contrast is key: think chunky boots with flippy dresses, and mesh tops layered over clashing tees. It’s a look that suits all body shapes, as designs are fluid and unstructured. Halter-neck tops are also a top style and oh-so-flattering, while handkerchief hemlines add interest to the overall shape. And check shirts are a given – natch. Navy Short Sleeve Check Shirt, £24, Evans

    Accessorise with over-sized hoop earrings and a simple choker. Or opt for a printed neckerchief, which is the accessory set to replace last season’s trend for statement necklaces. Simply finish your look with a low-slung bun and slip on a blue denim jacket for a chic 90s-inspired look. Denim Jacket, £30 Evans

    No new season wardrobe is complete without a little black pinafore and nothing beats soft denim – it’s a firm favourite with the street stylers. Whether you choose to wear this season’s of-the-moment dress with a close-fitting body or dress it down with a slouchy tee and ankle boots for an off-duty weekend look, you’ll get loads of wear out of it this season – and beyond. It’s one of those easy-to-fling-on at a moment’s notice pieces that every wardrobe needs more of! Black Pinafore Dress £40, Evans

    If you like our edit, then stop what you’re doing right now and shop the full 90s trend – all available in sizes 14-32 in-store or online now at

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