As they say, our mom is our first teacher cum mentor and we all learn a lot from her. We have been following her makeup and dressing skills since we are kids. As a kid, we all were used to play dress up with our mother’s closet which was a true treasure for us. From her jewelry to makeup, we have tried almost everything on us.
We came across the old proverb “Old is Gold” and that exactly stands true for the upcoming fashion trends which are extremely influenced from our mom’s or grandma’s ancient wardrobe. You hardly need a catalog if you’re blessed with such treasure and here is the list of 10 things that you can easily raid from you mother’s closet to keep your style statement on point.
1. Big Geeky Glasses:
Gigantic geeky glasses are a trend back then and are back in the trend list yet again. Zeenat Aman rocked the geeky glares in the song Dum Maaro Dum exceptionally and we can’t wait to try them again. “Geek is the new sexy babe”.
2. Closet Need-Chokers:
Chokers are the current talk of the town, and we adore them. Chokers ranging from simple, plain to embellished ones which can be paired with almost anything. Chokers revived from 70’s and established themselves in the past. And you may surely found one such rare choker in your mom’s or grandma’s amazing wardrobe.
3. Big Hoop Earrings:
The 70’s and 80’s earrings were quirky and trendy, explore your mother’s jewellery box and you may find one of the greatest treasures of life when it comes to earrings.
4. Winged Liners:
A trend made by our Bollywood evergreen divas like Sharmila Tagore and Hema Malini became quite a rage. You can learn those tactics from your mom and trust us she will teach you the best possible tactics used to ace the perfect liner trick. Not only that you can take her extra suggestions to glamify your look.
Flowy, quirky, trendy are the words to describe the power of Kaftans back then. Prints was a major highlight during 70’s and 80’s era and is possibly the best thing we have got from the past. Bold prints were a huge attraction those days from which kaftan came into existence. Even now Kaftans are loved by fashionistas and is a must for your wardrobe.
6. High-Waisted Denim:
Our love for high waist denim is obvious these days and we cannot imagine our wardrobe without them. But maybe you don’t know that High waist denim was an immensely loved fashion trend back then and is ruling the fashion industry now.
7. Flared Cuffs And Flared Pants:
Flared cuffs are flared pants are the main attraction these days and we have spotted this on some of our stylish celebs too. Flared cuffs were a huge hit once and you’ll surely find a quirky piece of it in your mother’s closet.
Headbands marked their presence at some point in time. Those tribal, braided kind of headbands are making a strong comeback with a boho twist. There are numerous techniques through which you can style these headbands in your own way.
9. Platform Heels:
These high and comfortable heels revamped the fashion streets. If you’re kind of a person who likes to wear big and chunky heels then this should be your first choice.
There’re plenty of tassel stuff lying around the market that is an instant glamifier. But the craze for tassels started at a very early decade from which our mommies belongs to. Lucky enough if you’ll get any such tassel thing lying in your mother’s closet.
Now you know what you have to steal from your mom’s closet. The only thing that is left is to plan when you’re going to do so. Plan your raid right now.Best of luck!!