The worldwide annual apparel revenue is expected to grow to $475 billion by 2022 – this year is projected to reach $317 billion. The world of fashion keeps growing, annually implementing more and more surprising designs. Nevertheless, there is nothing that can beat the designs of the past and this article is going to remind you all about them – even if you don’t care to remember.

Enlighten has collected photos of past designs that will probably make you or your parents feel nostalgic, which in turn may prompt you to whip out that old photo album and take a trip down memory lane.

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90sstuffforkatie/Tumblr24. Bubble backpacks could make anyone feel trendy.

megangriggs01/wanelo23. There was nothing better than high platform shoes…

22. …that went together perfectly with a Baby-G watch.

Amazon21. Mullet hairstyles were for both men and women…


20. …they looked different but always had something in common.

19. The sporty style was all the rage.

90sstuffforkatie/Tumblr18. Psychodelic oversized jackets could be seen from afar.

Lauren Lyssy ‏17. Like, we’re talkin’ really far.


16. These jackets could also protect us from the wind which is why they were called windbreakers.