Neo-ConservativeA billowy yet tailored tweed skirt plays off the sophisticated 1940s theme while a neck-high dress with a subtle feather pattern looks classic and simple.
Tweed skirt by Oscar de la Renta, $1,190, Capitol; Tweed jacket, by Oscar de la Renta, $2,390, Capitol; Floating feathers print dress by Tibi, $352, Luna

Accents are everything with this retro trend: here it's in the toe details of the patent heel and the tiny grouping of rhinestones on the blouse.
Pas heels by Sam Edelman, $119, Belk; Blouse by 3.1 Phillip Lim, $425, Capitol

Lady-like accessories and patterns like the onyx ring and tweed trousers emphasize the classic style of this post-WWII era trend.
Onyx necklace, $32, K.La; Tweed trouser by Rebecca Taylor, $275, Neiman Marcus

Don't be afraid to mix patterns and textures—try patent with a supple leather and wool houndstooth.
Handbag by Serpui Marie, $435, poole shop; Helena pump by Cole Haan, $195, STEP by Sloan; Jade ring, $23, K.La, Houndstooth bagle by Ted Rossi, $75, ChezElle
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