The Ultimate Guide for Boho Chic Style – Part 2

We have published many articles featuring boho style, especially the boho wedding style of the bohemian bride who is recognized as laid back, free-spirited, individualistic and romantic.

Personified by sophistication, style and class, boho wedding style is elegant and chic. From bohemian wedding dressesand bohemian wedding adornmentsto bohemian glamour on your honeymoonsuch as ethereal sheer white dresses, flirty sheer fabrics of chiffon, organza or delicate lace, boho wedding style can be incorporated into every aspect of your wedding. You can even combine bohemian wedding styling with effortless Parisian Chic detailing to create a relaxed and intimate Boho Parisian Chic wedding theme.

Celebrities love boho style weddings as well. After Poppy Delevingne, the sister of the well-known British model, Cara Delevingne, recently had a bohemian styled Moroccan wedding, we featured how you can throw a boho wedding that rivals Poppy’s weddingAnd Ashlee Simpson’s recent wedding was a boho styled wedding 

Our past posts have included Boho wedding inspirationand all the boho wedding inspiration you could possibly need and boho wedding dress trends as well as seaside bohemian bridal session inspirationWe have even been wowed recently by stunning boho wedding inspiration – all from a turquoise ring.

But of course boho style is not limited to brides and weddings. You can rock the boho style every day of the week not only with your attire but with your hairstyle as well.

Today we present Part 1 of the ultimate guide for this boho chic or hippie style, from Glam Radar:  

The era of peace and love in the 1960s gave birth to a fashion trend that is still popular nowadays.

Though hippies were known for wearing handmade designs, many designers in our times have created collections featuring loose-fitting maxi dresses or retro floral accents that reflect the style of the past. For the modern woman, boho-chic is the latest incarnation of hippie clothes. So, keep on reading for the ultimate guide for hippie style whether you wish them traditionally or modernly.

Let the hippie prints and patterns make a bold statement.

free flowing hippie dress with choker hippie shirt with kimono

retro floral print maxi dress retro floral outfit with suede boots

Tie-dye, ethnic prints, and floral patterns all appear on modern and vintage hippie clothing for women, though you may incorporate a peace sign symbol that was a popular motif within the anti-war hippie movement that evokes the spirit of the hippies. Retro floral accents whether printed or embroidered onto cotton fabric are great addition to your style as nature is an important theme for the hippie look. In the 1960s, both Mexican and Indian designs appeared on hippie clothes so incorporating Aztec or paisley designs are the best way to showcase these hippie styles. Also, tie-dye details are great to channel that hippie vibe since in the 1960s one of the easiest ways of creating unique prints was to use the tie-dye method.

Modernize the hippie style with contemporary details.

fringed vest with black jumpsuit slit hippie skirt with black top paisley print outfit with color blocked shoes modern hippie outfit with sling bag hippie dress with bomber jacket

If you feel hippie fashion feels so traditional, modernize them with contemporary details. For instance, you may think of wearing the hippie prints on colorful details to modernize its look over earthy shades. Or, be creative wearing layers on your classic pieces to add some hippie vibe without looking too traditional. By heeding these style guidelines, you’ll be able to wear the hippie style effortlessly.