As you will have noticed, the end of winter makes us think more and more about how to welcome spring in style. After talking about interior makeover ideas and table deco for this season, today we’re going to focus on fashion trends.
Let’s say it immediately: here, no surprise, the outfits of light materials will dominate our wardrobes, with possibly some vests or blouses on which we can count for the cool evenings of spring and the end of summer. And if it’s a style that’s worth a closer look, it’s certainly the hippie chic style.
Fashionable woman and chic hippie style for spring summer season
Characterized by casual outfits and natural materials, the hippie chic style is inspired by vintage fashion and, more specifically, typical clothing from the 60s and 70s of the 20th century. It was at this time that the hippie movement reached its peak, first in the United States, then in Europe.
The hippie chic style emphasizes femininity with its nature-inspired prints
The hippie movement is one of the earliest examples of contemporary culture in that it is influenced by many traditions that have existed in the past and in various corners of the world. Thus, for example, the prints and colors that appear on the hippie chic garment often include motifs typical of Indian traditions.
Chic hippie outfit for the cool spring days by Zara
Having become very popular in the United States, the hippie movement has also been influenced by ethnic colors and patterns and, in particular, by the typical elements of North America’s indigenous cultures. It is the very successful blend of all these components that is at the origin of the contemporary hippie chic style.
Hippie chic woman style for early spring or late summer by Ralph Lauren
Natural materials are another well-known feature of this style. It is reflected in the manufacturing processes of almost any hippie chic garment.
The hippie style encourages us to express our personality
In fact, the hippie movement emphasized a way of life close to nature and respect for the environment and, therefore, the outfits of members of the hippie culture highlighted, very logically, this trend.
Woman outfit and chic hippie clothing by Free People
In this sense, we discover, in the hippie fashion, several traits that symbolize the philosophy of this movement, such as free and feminine silhouette, light materials and organic colors or floral prints.
Chic hippie dress and women’s fashion by Free People
The term “contemporary hippie chic style” is generally regarded as synonymous with the term “bohemian chic style” since both types of fashion also have many elements in common, such as natural materials, vivid or romantic colors, and expression of multiculturalism through the outfit.
Spring Summer Fashion Trends and Chic Hippie Outfit by Paul Joe
Thus the appearance of the contemporary hippie style is closely linked to the tradition of fashion and Bohemian chic decoration.
Bohemian chic hippie outfit idea by Edited The Label
Like the bohemian chic style, the contemporary hippie is characterized by great freedom. It is up to those who have opted for a chic hippie garment to freely combine accessories and different outfits that best express their personalities.
How to wear a hippie or bohemian chic outfit this season by Urban Outiftters
At the moment, hippie chic fashion is a mixture of styles and traditions inherited from the past and associated according to the taste of each to reflect his lifestyle and ideas.
Bohemian hippie style short dress by Valentin
That’s why you can combine contemporary leather pants with a vintage style top and vest and qualify this chic hippie outfit.
Women’s fashion and hippie style fashion trends by Tutaj
In the past, the hippie style was much more than a trend of fashion: it also expressed the belonging to a type of culture that existed in society and the attachment to a way of life and a philosophy that were his.
Hippie Style Geometric Print Short Dress by Mary G World
But in the years following the heyday of the hippie movement, Western culture has seen the advent of other styles of fashion and music that have taken over and recycled some of the hippie fashion and philosophy.
Floral Print Hippie Black Dress by Urban Outfitters
The grunge style, very popular during the 90s of the 20th century, has incorporated small printed dresses with floral patterns on darker tones than those typical of classic hippie fashion. Individualistic and non-conformist, the grunge, for its part, was quickly embraced by the bohemian culture and contemporary hippie.
Spring hippie fashion trends and short tunics in neutral colors
So, today, many fashion designers are experimenting with hippie dresses and women’s tunics in modern, dark tones, such as gray, black and taupe beige.
Boho chic dress and hippie fashion for summer
The short dress is a must-have for the classic and contemporary hippie wardrobe. Comfortable and sexy, it comes in a thousand different colors and can be worn in town or on vacation.
Bohemian and hippie style lace dress by Guess
If you like the hippie or boho style and are wondering where to start to create your own look with clothes of this type, treat yourself to a little white dress.
Short white dress and hippie fashion for women by Anthropologie
Chic and natural, it is a must for the hot spring and summer days, and it pairs well with jackets and vests for cooler periods.
Little black dress for hippie style woman with lace by Romwe
A little black dress chic hippie version? It exists ! Often completed by black lace on the sleeves, it is easily worn at parties and even at work.
Hippie style long dress in white color by She Inside
Of course, these two basic models are also available as long dresses.
Long black dress and hippie boho accessories by Choies
White or black, long dresses are usually worn with flat or platform sandals for a relaxed or romantic look .
Gypsy-inspired chic hipster by Urban Outfitters
Seduced by the classic hippie style, do you like bright colors and combinations of daring shades? Dare a hipster outfit inspired by gypsy fashion, with a short top and a bell-shaped skirt!
Women’s long skirt for hippie outfit in pastel shades by Anthropologie
And if you prefer pastel and romantic shades, try a long skirt in these colors and pair it with a corset-style top with or without straps.
Tunic with long sleeves and hippie patterns by Zara
Ah the chic hippie-style tunic! Timeless, it probably leads to blouses and dresses of this style and exists in several variants to marry wonderfully a skirt or pants.
White lace tunic for women fashion and hippie trends by Anthropologie
Worn with classic or vintage jeans, it will give you a casual and contemporary look, ideal for a day in the city.
Printed black tunic with long sleeves and hippie style outfit by Rl and Vintage Levi’s
And thanks to the lightweight and natural materials it is usually made of, the tunic with long sleeves is an ideal option even in hot weather.
White patterned tunic and short shorts by Suiteblanco
That’s why she is often worn with shorts and short skirts in summer.
Hippie women’s tunic in blue and white with shorts by English Factory
Short hippie dress in neutral tones for women and spring summer fashion by Asos
Although the short dress and the tunic are symbolic clothes for the hippie fashion during the 60s, the pants are also very worn by women who claim this culture.
Hippie clothing with pants by Pearl, Free People and Lovestitch
Synonymous with revolt and refusal to conform to society’s norms, flare , twist or eph leg trousers are also a classic component of classic and contemporary hippie chic outfit.
Hippie style clothing idea for women by Anthropologie
Combine them with tops of your choice according to the occasion or the weather outside and enjoy the organic materials for freshness in summer!
Hippie Women’s Short Tunic by The Jetset Diaries
As you can see, the contemporary hippie chic style offers so many options for spring and summer days that it is definitely worth investing in some hippie outfits this season!
Trendy dress for women and hippie boho chic fashion by Anthropologie
Casual hippie outfit by Samsoe Samsoe