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6 ‘90s Trends That Should Have Been More Popular

It's time for a comeback.

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From vests to headbands, see 6 underrated '90s trends that should make a comeback.

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Vests As Shirts

You're well on your 'cardigan-as-shirt' journey, so it's high time you added one more layering piece to the mix. Consider shopping for a menswear-style vest and buttoning it up to the top like a shirt.
Keep it understated with a black, navy, or nude when it comes to your waistcoat finds.
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Headbands

If you're willing to take butterfly clips for another spin around the sun, reach into the '90s archives and pull back your hair — day or night — with one of the biggest styling trends of the decade.
Go classic black with a twist, trying this braided style.
$25
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Polka Dots

Of all of the patterns that have come back from the 1990s, polka dots has remained largely estranged from the 2010s and beyond. Consider dipping your toe into the trend that is equal parts classic and whimsical.
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Opt for a polka-dot print in a pastel tone to play up the whimsy.
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Velvet Slip Dresses

You love the luxe material...and you love a silk dress of the same silhouette. So, why not take advantage of the '90s trend that married both of your favorites together?
For even more of a '90s vibe, seek out a velvet slip dress with a draped neckline.
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Everyday Plaid

Sure, plaid is a huge trend every Fall and Winter, but consider mixing it into your wardrobe during warmer days of the year as well.
Go for a mini dress that you can wear 365 days a year.
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Layering Chokers

Sure, chokers have come back from time to time, but the best part about their initial appearance in the 1990s was that they were a go-to addition to everyone's everyday look. Think of it less as a statement piece and more an everyday layering item.
Dress it up with a gold option for day or night.
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