Then & Now Fashion Trend: 1960s Mini-Skirt and Knee-High Boots

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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.

1960's Mini Skirt and Knee-High boots

This era represented peace and freedom for women to dress a bit more riske¹. Skirts and dresses got shorter and were paired with scantily clad knee-high boots. Fashionista Jennifer Lopez never shys away from a sexy outfit as she mimics the 60's style mixed with a trendy flair in an animal print mini dress with matching thigh-high boots. Girl Power!

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Verky Arcos, Fashion Director

A  writer and editor with expertise in fashion and lifestyle coverage, Verky Baldonado is currently Latina magazine's Fashion Director. Baldonado has written Latin-inspired travel and food related content and has contributed to celebrity Q&As, red carpet video interviews, and the annual “Reasons to Love Being Latina” feature. Verky is U.S.-born and of Ecuadorean and Puerto Rican descent who speaks and writes fluent Spanish. Prior to Latina, Verky worked as a photo shoot coordinator at Universal/Island Def Jam Music Group. Verky holds a B.A. in Communications Arts from Montclair State University and currently resides in Manhattan with her husband and daughter.

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