Vintage Pictures That Show Just How Cool People Were Back In The Day

Wow, people really knew how to look effortlessly cool

Can you believe that the ’70s are already 50 years ago? It’s crazy how time flies. Over the years, peoples’ sense of style has really changed. Today, young people are often copying the newest trend they see on Instagram. Back in the day, we didn’t have Instagram or Facebook, but we still managed to pull off some very cool looks. 

Today we’ll take a trip back to the past and show you just how cool people in the ’70s and ’80s used to look. Make sure to stick around until the end, because we have a surprise for you!

In the 70s and 80s, fashion was all about looking effortlessly cool. People would wear distressed denim jeans with a graphic tshirt and a leather jacket, pairing them with a pair of stylish sneakers. Women would pair loosefitting jeans with a tank top, a blazer, and a scarf. They would accessorize with bold jewelry and statement sunglasses. Makeup was all about creating a natural look, and hair was kept simple and effortless. Whether it was a perm, afro, or just a simple blowout, people in the 70s and 80s knew how to look effortlessly cool.

Continue on to the next page to start off on this journey through time.