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9 Bright Pieces to Give Your Wardrobe a Sixties Swing

The Sixties are back, baby! Get into the swinging spirit of the hippie decade with our pick 9 groovy 60s-inspired pieces.



1. Hot Pink Mini Dress

If the 60s were about standing up to make your voice heard, then this hot-pink dress certainly makes a statement. The rebellious short length is balanced by the shirt collar, making it equal parts cheeky and formal. Wear from morning through to night.

Long Sleeve Pleated Shirt Mini Dress

aed 195 Lost Ink

2. Graphic Print Romper

This romper is super fun, just like the 60s. The geometric design offers a healthy dose of the decade’s obsession with graphic prints and patterns.

Geo Print Surplice Romper

aed 129 Forever 21

3. Plaid miniskirt

Born during the Swinging Sixties, the miniskirt is one of the earliest symbols of female rebellion. This plaid one recalls some of the most popular designs from the decade and would undoubtedly have been a Twiggy favourite!

White and Black Patterned Ribbed Mini Skirt

aed 99 Koton

4. White Sunglasses

Although a little on the pricey side, no 60s wardrobe would be complete without a pair of white cat-eye shades. This pair looks like it was pulled straight from the set of Breakfast at Tiffany’s. Thanks, Audrey!

Mustang Sunglasses

aed 1100 Acne Studio

5. Printed Turtleneck Top

Bringing a little more geometric design into your life by matching this turtleneck classic with a pair of denim bell bottoms.

Blue Geo Print High Neck Top

aed 176

6. High-Waisted Wide-Legged Jeans

These jeans are perfectly 60s inspired. Dress up with heels or down with sneakers.

Wide Leg Jeans With Stitch Detail

aed 292 Asos

7. Tweed Dress

The hippie decade was simply mad about tweed – and what better way to wear it than this short-sleeved mini shift dress? Pair with go-go boots to complete the look.

Tweed Dress

aed 299 Mango

8. White boots

Did someone say go-go boots? Coming from the French word for joy or happiness – la gogue – you’d be hard-pressed to not have a smile on your face with these classic white, knee-high boots.

Noland Pointed Toe Boots

aed 312.12 Impo

9. Mustard Slingbacks

They did love a pair of slingbacks in the 60s, and so do we! Stay shining bright in this woven orange-mustard leather pair.

Orange Woven 60 Leather Sling Backs

aed 551 Reike Nen