Stars often use style as a tool to remind us they were born in the wrong decade—but each interpret their best-loved era differently. Whether it's a modern spin on ladylike '50s or a re-imagining of punk '90s, these celebs like to turn back time.
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The '50s: Dita Von Teese
The Look: A sheer bustier top and wiggle midi skirt boasting elegant floral embroidery.
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The '50s: Dita Von Teese
The Look: A knee-length floral shift dress topped off with a glamorous cape coat.
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The '50s: Dita Von Teese
The Look: A corseted mermaid-style gown that screams screen siren.
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The '50s: Taylor Swift
The Look: A two-piece crop top and skirt with decidedly Americana polka dots.
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The '50s: Taylor Swift
The Look: A sophisticated and streamlined cherry red high-neck top and pink draped ball gown skirt.
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The '50s: Taylor Swift
The Look: A classic rose petal pink embellished satin gown paired with demure jewels.
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The '50s: Scarlett Johansson
The Look: A casual, yet polished striped knit top with tailored high-waisted trousers.
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The '50s: Scarlett Johansson
The Look: An old-fashioned silk camel coat, navy midi dress, and cat eye sunglasses. Bonus points for the victory roll and red pout.
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The '50s: Scarlett Johansson
The Look: A scarlet corseted frock that accentuates the hourglass frame.
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The '60s: Alexa Chung
The Look: A mock neck yellow top and printed mini-skirt that displays her endless stems. Plus, those sweet-yet-sexy Bardot braids are perfection.
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The '60s: Alexa Chung
The Look: An ivory mini dress with breezy plume detail, accessorized with a structured box clutch.
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The '60s: Alexa Chung
The Look: A boyish blazer suit adorned with eye-catching brooch detail.
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The '60s: Adele
The Look: A navy and feather-printed jacquard dress with an exaggerated skirt silhouette
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The '60s: Adele
The Look: A bouffant half-up 'do adds vintage flair to a crystal-encrusted black gown.
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The '60s: Adele
The Look: A long-sleeved, bright red dress featuring floral lace embroidery and a flared skirt.
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The '60s: Zooey Deschanel
The Look: A graphic navy and red mini-dress that she designed for her mod-inspired collab with Tommy Hilfiger.
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The '60s: Zooey Deschanel
The Look: A sheer, long-sleeve A-line dress spangled with girly polka dots.
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The '60s: Zooey Deschanel
The Look: An icy blue satin gown with a ribbon sash cinching the waist.
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The '70s: Sienna Miller
The Look: A leopard print dress topped of with a shaggy, hippie-chic fur cardigan
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The '70s: Sienna Miller
The Look: A sharp blazer, rock 'n' roll band T-shirt, and perfectly-distressed boyfriend jeans.
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The '70s: Sienna Miller
The Look: A loosely-fitted embellished pale pink gown that's as free-spirited as she is.
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The '70s: Mary-Kate Olsen
The Look: A staple bohemian look comprised of a long, intricately-printed cardigan and an oversized black pashmina.
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The '70s: Mary-Kate Olsen
The Look: An orange and red ruffled hem frock topped off with chunky turquoise jewelry.
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The '70s: Mary-Kate Olsen
The Look: An Almost Famous-inspired fur-trimmed coat, navy studded maxi dress, and long strand necklaces.
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The '70s: Rachel Zoe
The Look: All-black tailored tunic top and flare trousers, topped off with a très chic fedora.
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The '70s: Rachel Zoe
The Look: A sweeping white gown with brush-stroke embroidery paired with stacks of sparkly jewelry.
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The '70s: Rachel Zoe
The Look: An asymmetrical striped gown that would make Marisa Berenson weak at the knees.
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The '80s: Rihanna
The Look: A Canadian tuxedo accessorized with a studded leather fannypack.
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The '80s: Rihanna
The Look: A sweatshirt homage to the perennially loved '80s rap group, Run DMC, worn with up-to-there denim cut-offs.
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The '80s: Rihanna
The Look: A plunging silk gown in a perfect shade of Big Bird yellow.
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