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Fashion makes welcome return to 80s glory days

THIS Spring, fashion takes a step back in time to return to the 80s.

THIS Spring, fashion takes a step back in time to return to the 80s.

Think power shoulders, block colours, jumpsuits and chunky accessories to ensure you get the look just right.

The modern 80s look is all about making a statement and can be easily mastered by visiting high street stores at The Fort Shopping Park in Birmingham.

For sleek sophistication that’s bound to get you noticed, visit River Island for this stunning stylish body-con dress (£59.99) with funky retro pattern. Team it with this boyfriend blazer from River Island (£49.99) for the ultimate in 80’s cool.

Try layering your boyfriend blazer over a fab retro print T-shirt; head to Marks and Spencer’s for a cute combo (jacket £39.50 and t-shirt £19.50).

Statement dressing involves bright and bold colours, so make sure you’re not missed by wearing a stunning dress from Marks and Spencer’s, available for £45.

If you’re worried about wide shoulders the look can be pulled off with a baggy batwing top and high waisted skirt. Head to Wallis at The Fort to pick up a neutral top (£45) which is perfect to get the look just right.

Secure your look with classic accessories such as patterned ‘Ray Ban’ style sunglasses, available at New Look for £6 and bold jewellery available at a host of stores at The Fort Shopping Park.

 

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