Well chosen accessories can be the most effective, and most affordable, way to transform any outfit into an instant retro ensemble. This Feather Detail Floppy Hat from River Island can't fail to add some vintage credentials, inspired by the crossover between sixties and seventies fashion.
If you're already planning your Summer holidays after the welcome Easter break, picking out the perfect wardrobe is a must. The seventies revival provides some ideal sunshine fare, with items like this Wide Brim Beach Hat from River Island.
The woven paper material means it's light and breathable enough for any weather, while the wide, flopping brim keeps the sun's rays off. The shape has an instantly seventies feel, evoking a decadent poolside style with simplistic monochrome stripes.
It's available now from River Island for £19.99.
Whether you are a hat fan or not, this ASOS number looks good on everyone and makes quite a statement. The colour goes hand in hand with washed denim (as shown on the model) and will bring out the True Grit in you, just don't wear it in the rain.
Get yours from ASOS for £25
Hats for both the sexes have gone through some of the most marked changes throughout twentieth century fashion, providing an easy way in to effective vintage-look styles. This Floppy Felt Hat from ASOS has an instantly seventies look that's both faithful and easy to wear.
The use of wool felt allows for a faithful seventies reproduction, creating a loose brim that is reminiscent of the New Yorker city style of the decade. With a wide brim and simple construction, the elements of menswear inspiration remain intact, giving the ideal accessory for an Annie Hall inspired aesthetic.
It's available online now from ASOS from £22.