70s Fashion

The clothes and styles of the 1970s

70s Clothes

Bell Bottom Pants

Flared jeans were all the rage in the 70s. By 1975, the flare had become extremely wide forming the large Bell Bottom pants the 70s are known for.

Big Collars / Leisure Suits

The Leisure Suit was an often guady fashion ensemble worn by men in the 70s. The leisure suit consisted of a shirt like suit coat with matching pants. It was usually accompied by a mostly unbuttoned shirt with a huge collar.

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Disco Fever Adult Costume

The Jump Suit

The Jump Suit was a 70s fashion look often seen at the disco clubs. Both men and women enjoyed this all-in-one fashion choice.

Baseball Jersey T-Shirts

Baseball Jersey T-Shirts were a very popular fashion choice with the guys in the 70s. They often had an iron-on emblem of some kind on the front. Star Wars emblems were a popular choice in the late 70s.

70s Shirts / Tops

Tank Tops were very prevelent in 70s Fashion for both men and women. Also popular for the girls were tube tops and crop tops tied in the front. Tank Tops with spaghetti straps were also very common in the 1970s.

70s Fashion Accessories

Mood Rings

Mood Rings were made out of a liquid crystal that changed colors to supposedly indicate the wearer's mood

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Platform Shoes

Platform shoes were very popular on the disco floor. These shoes often had 5 or 6 inch heels!

Striped Socks

Knee high tube socks with stripes were a standard accessory in the 1970s

Star Wars

70s Hair Styles

70s Farrah Fawcett Hair Style

The most famous hair style from the 70s for women was the feathered hair look made famous by Farrah Fawcett.

How to style 70s Farrah Hair

The Perm / Afro

The most famous hair style from the 70s for men was the Perm. Even Mike Brady from the Brady Bunch switched to this style!

How to Dress Like the 70s

Where to find 70s Clothes

Rachel Youens from AustinStyleWatch.com talks about where to find vintage 70s clothes

Women's Fashion Tips : How to Buy '70s Clothing

Safiya Nygaard goes over some of the popular fashion looks from the 1970s

How to get the 70s Look

A 70s Fashion Video