1980s fashion was defined by vibrant colors, bold silhouettes, and heaps of permed hair. Fashion trends ranged from ripped tights to biker jackets to polished oversized blazers and poof skirts, and style icons ranged from Joan Jett to Joan Collins.
Like it or not, the ’80s are back in full force. Many of the era’s key looks are making a comeback in fashion, from shoulder pads to power suits. Take a look at some of the decade’s most memorable and defining style moments.
Emanuel Antsis took these fascinating photos of window displays in New York fashion stores in the late 1970s and 1980s.