It all started when I was looking to change my whole wardrobe to a more classy, feminine, modest, “I want to look my age” kind of deal. So might as well age gracefully and be stylish.
I’ve searched and searched and BINGO! I found ROCKABILLY!
The old trend that is influencing the future
Our culture now is going full circle. Old rules but new trends just blend seemingly together. Diving into this glamorous wardrobe has many advantages.
This style flatters it’s host no matter what your shape and size may be.
Having the A-line cut, gives your figure the hour glass look even if you don‘t have one. The red dress with polka dots will make traffic stop as you strut the cherry red high heels.
John Travolta and Olivia Newton John had no idea that their fashion legacy would live on. I would have never thought that I would ever be caught wearing my mom’s clothes from her generation. But now I just love the fact that she was a pack rat when it came to fashionable clothing.
Some of the common pieces in this wardrobe is the belt located at the high part of the waist. Then you have the Red high heels the most treasured jewel of Rockabilly wear.
Rockabilly Wardrobe. An Investment?
Believe it or not it is! Rockabilly clothing is also an investment that allows your wardrobe to increase it’s value as time passes. It is an undying style that will be used as well as inspire many fashion trends in the future. Why you say? Well you can’t get rid of the classics. It’s hard to move away from a good thing. Also, more and more people have made Rockabilly a lifestyle.
Here are some of the newly inspired spring and summer wear:
Jason Wu has definitely moved toward Rockabilly culture with the polka dots and floral prints. Again belts embracing the high waist.
It’s not just glamorous but comfortable! I hear the public say over and over again about how they can’t wear clothes they see in the runway. Their fashion dream came true with Rockabilly inspired styles.
This is the Tarantula High Waist Rockabilly Capri Pants.
The black and cream colors on this attire can be very versatile to wear in spring, summer or day and evening wear.
With pants and shorts being high at the waist. Bend over all you want no worries about showing a plumber’s crack.
This is the best alternative to the low riders pants that creates this undesirable look.
A Style For The Whole Family
This style encompasses everyday living. With the pedal pusher pants you can feel cool and relaxed. Your whole family can look fabulous. You can’t leave home without stripes and polka dots. At least someone’s got to wear it. Buy Rockabilly clothing for the husband and you won’t hear him complain that it’s not comfortable. Plus he will like the not so over done look.
Rockabilly Fashion for attending Weddings and Formal Occasions
Well known for her vintage and rockabilly styles. There is just something innocent and sweet about her. The aqua blue is very complimenting to ladies that have the same skin tone as Zooey. Men nowadays say it’s hard to find women wearing modest clothes. They love seeing more on the skin to leave the rest to their imagination. Wearing dresses in this era can give you the romantic effect to attract the opposite sex.
Now back on the market! She is sporting the lovely high waist pants. Wearing a white top and the basic denim can be just as sexy as ever.
She has always had the fashion reporters eyeing her latest wear. She nailed feminine and glamour wearing this pencil cut dress with the seductive black lace.
In the Vogue Ad Campaign of Roman Holiday. Cardigans make simplicity the name of the game. Sweeten the dress more by placing it just on top of your shoulders. Don’t do without the lovely soft yellow tote for more eye candy.
Push it further Extreme rOcKaBiLlY!
Take it to the next level if you dare with bold black and white stripes. This style absolutely jives with the tattooed ladies. Just watch out for the red lipstick! You don’t want to stain that THANG. Tattoos not required to look hot.
Don’t forget to dot your I’s and polka dot your rockabilly dress.
The Bridget Bombshell -Rockabilly style white polka dot on black dress with shirred waistband and side neck tie. Stretchy soft fabric with great drape. Excellent fit!
The Softer Side
SWIM! DIVE! The Spring/Summer 2012 collection Chanel arrived with delicate sea creatures shooting out from the white in cream dresses of sea foam lace, pearlized tweed suits with full skirts and jackets cut shoulder-blade high at the back to show off pearl-studded spines, iridescent sequined dresses gliding down to pale green ostrich feather skirts and chiffon, finely gathered every which way across the bodices of dresses that was brought in by the tide.
Mommy said “You eat your vegetables!”
I say you wear your vegetables! This style is taken from the idea of an Italian housewife look with the rustic red orange tomatoes. Men will say I loooove vegetables….. Yummy!
The More Suitable Suit
As a mother of 2 I try to match my wardrobe to my age. But I don’t like the idea of losing my sense of style. So theses kind of swimsuits are right in my alley.
WHISPERING: most moms only have time to shave there legs anyways…. So more coverage the better!
Who says wearing a bikini is the only way to get attention at the poolside? The chocolate, white and pink candy flower combination will keep you craving this style.
Whether you are from the city or live in the country. You can have a love affair with Rockabilly wear. I’m in the transition stage, so I am just loving this style. You don’t have to look completely hillbilly. But you can stand out elegantly in style, not like a sore thumb.
Oh I need to stop drooling over this dreamy floral dress. Feel completely romantic as the flowing A-line skirt dances around your body. The sculpted platform and slinky stiletto keeps you living life on the edge.
So go ahead and be a rebel and fall in love with Rockabilly Fashion!
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