Then & Now Fashion Trend: 1950s Mid-Length Skirt

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Did you ever think that you would have to pull out clothes from your attic instead of your closet to keep up with the latest trends? Well, after looking at the 20th century and the fads that came with it, we’ve realized that most have managed to still come back in the 21st century and are being worn by our stylish celebs ranging from Demi Lovato to Eva Longoria, so start digging ladies! Or, you can just go and buy the updated version adding your fashion twist to it. 

Mid-length Skirt 

Famous movies like West Side Story give us a clear image of the trends in the 50's with Latina beauties like Rita Moreno sporting mid-length skirts along with polka dot and stripe patterns. Today’s Latina sweetheart, Selena Gomez, went for this feminine look with a 50's-inspired dress that had modern touches like a thick waist belt and sheer long sleeves.

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Verky Arcos, Editor-at-Large

A writer and editor with expertise in fashion and lifestyle coverage, Verky Arcos Baldonado is currently Latina magazine's Editor-at-Large.

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