Bell-bottoms sentence example
Skinny jeans are to the 2000s what bell bottoms were for the 1970s.
Thankfully, the fads that disappeared after 1979 included bell-bottoms, leisure suits and pet rocks.
In 1971, Sears maternity clothing consisted of tent dresses, jumpers and colorful bell-bottoms with matching Peter Pan-collared tops.
Seventies fashion may bring to mind flashbacks of bell bottoms and bandanas along with flower power rings, but recreating this look today need not require a trip to the vintage thrift store.
It escaped no one's notice that well-cut bell-bottoms worn over platforms were also very flattering.Advertisement
In vintage shops and on eBay, you can often find genuine bell-bottoms, puffy shirts and spangled vests.
You'll want to avoid bell-bottoms, but flares are a good look.