The 90s are in again – 6 outfits to wear now

If there’s one thing we know about the state of fashion trends today, it’s that old is new again. So get ready to welcome back the staple 90s fashion styles you thought you left a long time ago.

From mom jeans to oversized sweaters, nostalgia has found its way into today’s fashion trends. If you want to update your wardrobe with these old-but-new pieces, you don’t need to completely overhaul your current wardrobe. There are plenty of ways to pair these pieces with items you may already own, or practical investments you can wear again and again to give your outfits a fresh feel.

Adrianna Brach, Editorial Director of Shop TODAY, stopped by TODAY with Hoda and Jenna to share six different outfit ideas that incorporate ’90s-inspired pieces, from the Hill House dress to women’s jumpsuits. Keep reading to shop all the looks that are trending right now.

Power suits

Brightly colored power suits lead the way in 2022. This ’90s-inspired set comes in bright colors and a wide range of sizes. We love that you can mix and match the pieces or create a unique look with the separate pieces.

“Borrowed from the Boys”

Bar III One-Button Blazer

This refined blazer features subtle shoulder padding and welt pockets that make it office-ready but fashionable enough to wear off the job.

Bar III straight ankle pants

These sleek skinny pants are a versatile piece in any wardrobe. The vibrant color alone makes it a centerpiece that can instantly elevate any look.

Mangopop Long Sleeve High Neck Bodysuit

Mock neck bodysuits are a chic way to stay comfortable and make a great layer during the colder months of the year. Plus, you won’t have to worry about tucking in your shirt throughout the day or readjusting your top.

Madewell The Corinne notch-sole loafer

Say goodbye to your heels, because loafers are a big trend right now. The old school feel of this pair combined with the trendy look of the lugged sole make it the perfect way to polish up that look.

Relaxed weekend

Bar III straight ankle pants

Get out those work pants for the weekend! You can reintroduce them on your days off and make them a bit more laid back.

Zesica Oversized Chunky Sweater

Sweaters are our go-to for the winter-spring transition. This option has an oversized fit and chunky feel – and it’s available in over two dozen different colors.

Heawish Ballerinas

These cozy flats cost less than $25, making them an affordable wardrobe investment. Since they’re foldable, you can also keep them handy in your work bag during the week and put them on before you get home.

Dreubea faux leather tote

This cute tote bag has enough space to hold all your weekend essentials. Did we mention it also looks a lot more expensive than it actually is?

dress up a dress

Bar III One-Button Blazer

Let the blazer do double duty by taking the look of a comfy dress up a notch.

Hill House Home The Ellie Nap Dress

This nap dress is a Shop TODAY reader favorite, but it’s not just for wearing while you sleep. The flowy fabric and breathable feel make it ideal for a WFH uniform when the weather warms up.

Kalida Day Collection Mule

These ’90s-inspired mules are polished yet easy, says Brach. It’s a great alternative for anyone who doesn’t like to wear flats.

90s jeans

On the heels of the mom jeans trend that took over in 2021, it’s safe to say that ’90s jeans are for 2022. TikTok users are obsessed with these jeans, and they’re already causing a stir outside of the world of social media. They check all of our boxes: They’re under $100, come in 19 different washes, and come in a wide range of sizes.

Go retro with affordable accessories

Abercrombie & Fitch 90s Ultra High Rise Straight Jeans

The medium wash feels like the right shade for any type of wardrobe. You can find it in a range of lengths, including extra short, short, regular, long, and extra long.

Chyrii V-Neck Knitted Sweater

Knitting is all the rage right now. This oversized sweater is one way to pull off the trend and can easily be tucked into a pair of jeans.

Ldurian Dainty Layered Necklace

We’re kicking off accessories with this necklace, which shows just how big an impact small accessories can have. The piece actually features three necklaces in one, which help create an effortless layered look without breaking the bank.

Niueimee Zhou shoulder bag

This affordable shoulder bag is available in five different colors, including black and brown. The compact style means it can take you from day to night.

Dollger Retro Sunglasses (Set of 2)

Retro shades are also everywhere on social media. This set of two includes a turtle-inspired pair and an all-black pair, which you can choose from all summer long.

Classic and relaxed

Abercrombie & Fitch 90s Ultra High Rise Straight Jeans

These jeans are the bottom of what we call the perfect trifecta.

Old Navy Oversized Long Sleeve Boyfriend Shirt

The oversized shirt, high top sneakers and 90s jeans are the perfect combination for anyone who wants to stay comfortable while running errands or even going out for lunch. Since Brach’s selection is low on stock in some sizes, we’ve found a similar option below.

H&M Oxford shirt

This airy white shirt offers a similar style to the Old Navy top but is also available in colors such as pink and light blue.

Amazon Essentials Slim-Fit Thin Strap Tank (Set of 2)

Tank tops are essential for layering, but you can also wear them on their own during the summer.

Veja Nova high-top sneakers

These bold trainers are made from 100% organic and fair trade cotton and feature a rubber sole that can work in your favor on rainy days.

Dreubea faux leather tote

Put your daily essentials in your tote bag and you’re ready to go.

dress it up

Abercrombie & Fitch 90s Ultra High Rise Straight Jeans

Let’s face it: jeans can suit any occasion. Using the same medium-wash pair, Brach constructed a stylish outfit for Sunday brunch.

Loft Garden Puff Sleeve Top

You can’t go wrong with a floral top for spring. With its shiny print and puff sleeves, this top is perfect for the season. Since Brach’s selection is low on stock in some sizes, we’ve found a similar option below.

Levi’s Louise Puff Sleeve Top

This top comes in two different floral designs, as well as a denim-inspired light wash color that sports the same chic sleeves.

Sansths Double O-Ring Belts (2 Pack)

Slip on a beige belt to tie the look together from top to bottom.

Tan Lulus Faire Pointed Toe Mules

Go out with a pair of heeled mules to add a feminine touch to your outfit. Since Brach’s selection is low on stock in some sizes, we’ve found a similar option below.

Edna Pump Day Collection

With a block heel, these pumps from the Journee collection might be a little easier to put on, but still add a bit of height to your look.

Badu Gold Bead Bracelets (Set of 5)

A touch of gold accessories can really add elegance to an ensemble.

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