Retro Chic- 5 Outfits to Bring Back the 70s Bollywood Vibes
The 70s was a time when Bollywood was at its peak, churning out blockbuster films and captivating audiences with its larger-than-life characters and extravagant sets. But it wasn't just the movies that were capturing people's attention; the fashion of the 70s was equally mesmerizing and unforgettable.
The 70s saw the emergence of new styles and trends that would go on to influence the fashion industry for decades to come. From bell sleeves to androgynous styles, polka dots to disco, the fashion of the 70s was a melting pot of different styles and cultures. Bollywood actresses and actors became fashion icons, inspiring millions of people to emulate their looks and styles.
So, come along as we take a trip down memory lane to explore the unforgettable fashion of the 70s in Bollywood and get ready to be inspired by these 5 amazing outfits from Bunaai.
Polka dots were a popular pattern in the 70s, and Bollywood was no exception. Actresses like Dimple Kapadia and Rekha were often seen wearing polka-dot dresses, which were usually paired with large sunglasses and statement jewellery. This Yellow Polka Dot Dress is an ethnic embodiment of the 70s polka dot hype that will surely transport you back in time.
Bollywood fashion in the 70s was all about embracing individuality and letting your freak flag fly, and bell sleeves were the perfect way to do just that. Picture this- Zeenat Aman, Neetu Sing or Parveen Babi, the ultimate fashion icons of the era, rocking long bell sleeves and flared pants that accentuate their every move. You can do the same with this Triangle Stripes Bunaai Cotton Dress which can help you relive the carefree spirit of the 70s.
The 70s were an era of fashion experimentation in Bollywood, where anything and everything was possible! One of the most exciting aspects of this time was the incorporation of men's fashion into women's clothing. That's right, ladies were rocking button-up shirts, jackets, and flared pants with ease and style. This Floral Frenzy Shirt and Pants are a perfect representation of the modern woman following the footsteps of 70s heroines who were not afraid to speak their minds and take charge of their lives.
Anarkali sets have been a popular fashion choice in Bollywood for decades, especially since its representation in the 1960s in Mughl-e-Azam, but it was during the 70s that they truly became a fashion sensation. Meena Kumari’s look in Pakeezah of Rekha’s iconic look in Muqqaddar Ka Sikandar is something that will be imprinted on our minds forever. This Sehej Mukaish Suit Set is a worthy representation of this iconic style that will elevate your wardrobe with timeless elegance.
The disco craze of the 70s that influenced Bollywood fashion was no joke! Disco-inspired clothing was characterized by bright colours, sequins, and metallic fabrics. Actresses like Zeenat Aman and Parveen Babi were known best for such looks, and let’s not forget the frontrunner, Helen! With this Shimmer Lurex Kurta Set, you can live your disco dreams and dazzle on the floor like there’s no tomorrow.
Whether you're a die-hard Bollywood fan or just love fashion, the 70s had something for everyone. It was a time when bold prints, bright colours, and flashy fabrics reigned supreme. So, feel free to bring the retro feels back with Bunaai as you embrace the unforgettable fashion of the 70s in Bollywood. Shop now, pay online and get 10% off on your order with code ‘PREPAID’.