Along with all the great details in Stranger Things, we have to give a close look, on the character’s daily street style. Going through Hawkins, Indiana, in this series is like time traveling to all the 80’s spirit. With a great soundtrack, all the past movie references, and the perfect mystery scenery, the fashion style had to keep up to bring you all the nostalgia or to present you with all the 80’s goodies.
Two years have passed, from Season 1 to Season 3, and we can see the crew transform themselves into very teen-style icons. While growing, the group of friends is able to find their own personal tastes and love interests, which reflects in the clothes, and the street style, created by Amy Parris.
From Max Sadie Sink, helping El Millie Bobby Brown, finding out her own style while having girl time in the Starcourt Mall. To Mike Finn Wolfhard and Lucas Caleb McLaughlin presenting a more mature look to combine with the boyfriend status. The Will’s Noah Schnapps younger look with very hight denim shorts. Nancy’s Natalia Dyler workwear style. Hopper’s David Harbour very talked 80’s printed date shirt, and the mom’s swimsuits by the pool. Here are the styles we should take in consideration and the one’s we already transport to today’s era.
THE NOT SO 80’S NOSTALGIA
Looking through all the clothes and sneakers or accessories chosen to complete the character’s look, in Stranger Things, is like a huge throwback to 80’s styles. Giving you nostalgia, even if it was completely impossible for you to dress up in the ’80s. Because you were far away to exist. But this retro 80’s style looks are so relatable to us because it is composed of these timeless pieces who manage traveling to our contemporary style and are incorporated in this new influential digital era. That’s why you feel like these kids/teens are living in an Urban Outfitters store.
PARTY COLORS AND SCRUNCHIES
Picking up one of the easiest accessories in the girl’s department is the Scrunkchie. It’s very 80’s and very now! It didn’t glow up with the show, the girlfriends’ coordinated style just gave it a new face and a new presentation to the younger generation. Another important reference, if you want to dive into this retro power style, are the colors and prints, the bright, the happiest, the best. This is the characteristic that the contemporary brands will transport to striped t-shirts or woven printed button up tops.
THE DOUBLE DENIM ENDLESS CIRCLE
The intro of Billy Dacre Montgomery in Season 2, with this denim style, is one of the best fashion moments, not just because of the denim look, but all the scenery. The southern details, in the unbuttoned white shirt, combined with the necklace, the Chevrolet Camaro and the Bon Jovi’s inspired hair, with hight waisted tight blue jeans is all about rebels boys street attitude. The denim on denim look is always a timeless situation, you just don’t only have it in the eighties inspired show, you have trow the years in very icons moments, that’s why this whole aesthetic catch us because we really connect the look to other important presences.
THE PRINTED DATE SHIRT
When Hopper’s David Harbour has to style himself, to go on a date, is choice is very bold and very 80’s and the fitting very now! The print screams all eighties, but if you are iconic enough you will be able to style yourself with one of that in this digital era, and tae a great picture to your instagram account. Once again we can see the hight waisted tight blue jeans styled with belt and the collar bowling shirt.
RETRO-GRAPHIC GEEK COLLECTION AND TRUCKER CAPS
From the Dungeon and Dragons team, exist a lot of retro-geek/nerd details to line up in Stranger Things. The colors are bright, the striped polo shirts are everything. The t-shirts with graphic 80’s geek prints. The looks are coordinated in layers of colors with corduroy jackets or vests. Today the caps are very in. The contemporary brands and the street style icons transform themselves in an important accessory, so, as Dustin Gaten Matarazzo did.
WORKWEAR IN THE STRANGER THINGS VIBE
One of the young woman’s fashion styles to take from Stranger Things is Nancy Natalia Dyer workwear wardrobe. Their set of new wave 80’s dresses is everything. The waist line, the dresses collar neck line, the belt colors who are coordinated with the shoes. The interesting details about these outfits are that they are carried in today’s fashion. Which is why small details like the big buttons make them look so up to date.
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