How to Dress for 1980s Party

Dressing up in costumes is not just for kids on Halloween. theme nights let people of all ages enjoy the pleasure of spending an evening in a crazy wig or unusual costume. The 1980s, known for big hair and wild mode, is a popular choice for a theme party. Understanding what to wear to a ’80s party theme can be difficult, but fortunately, you have many choices.

Celebrity Costumes

Remember to dress like a popular celebrity of the 80 Spend time on the Internet looking for “pictures of 80s-era famous musicians and other celebrities and pay attention to what they wore. You can dress like Michael

How to Dress for 1980s Party

Jackson, with his signature glove silver glitter and military-style jacket, or Cyndi Lauper, with his wild orange hair and colorful clothes punks. Madonna also has a style icon in the 80s. to recreate her look “like a Virgin”, just buy a wedding dress with a tulle skirt and petticoats from a thrift store and modify as needed. If you want a chic suit you can go to Princess Diana, or if you want something more fun, you can always opt for a Mr. T costume wearing a bald cap and lots of gold jewelry. If you go to the “80s theme party as a couple, you can dress like Ronald and Nancy Reagan, Jim and Tammy Faye Bakker or Mork and Mindy. Two guys could go Milli Vanilli, Ponch and Jon from chips or Crockett and Tubbs in Miami Vice.

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General Costumes

Another idea is to choose a certain type of person the 80s that you might see walking around your town and recreate his look. For example, you can dress as a ‘New Wave’ 80s rocker wearing black clothes, dramatic makeup and spiky hair or a wild black wig. For a “costume 80s metallers, wear leather or tight stonewashed jeans and a band T-shirt of a popular band ’80s, such as Motley Crue or Poison. Tease your hair and use a lot of hairspray to get this look of big-hair 1980s. A look prom is a good idea for a couples costume. The girl must wear a ball gown 1980 style, preferably in a bright color and strong with large puffed sleeves. The guy can wear a tie to thin neon and maybe even a headband and dark sunglasses.

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More fashion tips

Take a look back at 1980 popular fashion modes can help you plan your costume. Stretch trousers with casual shirts with male style were popular in the 80s and were often worn with jelly shoes and lots of bright plastic jewelry, like large earrings and bangle bracelets. Sweaters, shirts or with huge shoulder pads were also popular. Regarding jeans, in the 80s, they were almost always faded, and cuffs were rolled up tight at the bottom of the pant leg. pants up above parachute shoes and leggings were also popular trends. To add a little more authenticity to your outfit, try to find a cool accessory in 1980, as a portable boombox or an old cell phone. (See References 1 and 2 below.)

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