Cupid's Pulse Article: Fashion Trend: The Modern HippyCupid's Pulse Article: Fashion Trend: The Modern Hippy

By Megan McIntosh

It looks like the 60s are making a comeback. Flower power and flowy dresses are in for the Spring and Summer seasons. Stars with great celebrity style like Zoe Kravitz and Vanessa Hudgens have been rocking that bohemian look for a while now, but it looks like the modern hippie fashion trend is here to stay.

There’s something to be said for being boho-chic while rocking handmade fashions with a celebrity flair. The modern hippie fashion trend is one with decades of creativity and it’s making a comeback.

There are a few ways to start rocking that modern hippie look, you can start subtle or go all out. There’s really no wrong way to dress like a free spirit with this fashion look. We have some tips:

1. Embrace the flowers: Whether it’s a flowy shirt or a long, loose dress, it’ll pair well with some flowers in the hair. The modern hippie look has comfort with nature combined. Anything loose, but flattering with a helping of florals is sure to fit Spring or Summer and the modern hippie fashion trend.

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2. Thrift shop: it’s all about the bargain hunt. Find clothes that fit your modern hippie look without breaking the bank. Try old secondhand shops or vintage looks if you want to wear fashion from the original hippie age.

3. Try to keep it au natural: …Or at least the appearance of it. Wear more neutral colors if you prefer to wear makeup when you go out. The focus is more on your clothes and all around vibe like Alicia Keys has been rocking of late.

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4. Free the hair: Let your hair be loose and relaxed or even style it in some loose braids like Vanessa Hudgens during Coachella. Stay away from tight up-do’s and unnecessary heat. If you want some cute curls or waves, go for the overnight braids or curlers.

How do you channel your inner modern hippie? Share some tips below.