Vintage is an umbrella term used to refer to aesthetics which evoke a certain period (or mixture of periods) from the past. This page contains a brief overview of the last 120 years in aesthetics and some suggestions for more specific aesthetics which evoke each one.

Visual

Under Construction

Fashion

  • Polo shirts
  • Baggy/wide leg jeans
  • Oversized shirts
  • White shoes
  • Chandelier earrings
  • Turtle necks
  • Belts
  • Doc Martens
  • Layered necklaces


1890s


1900s


1910s


1920s


1930s


1940s


1950s


1960s


1970s


1980s


1990s


2000s

Best-remembered in online circles for the Y2K aesthetic.


Gallery

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