1980s

Feb 5, 2015

Fashion Rewind: Modern Twists On Fashion From Old-School 80's And 90's Sitcoms

The 80’s and 90’s were times of great music, great fun, and most of all: great fashion. Television shows from...

Jul 13, 2013

Liquid Sky: The Best ’80s Movie You’ve Never Seen

This movie had incredible fashion and a bizarre story but no one has ever heard of it.

Jul 12, 2013

St. Elmo’s Fire Taught Me 18 Things About Post-College Life

"Love is an illusion." "It's the only illusion that counts."

6 Essential Parenting Lessons from 80s Movies

80s movies taught us how to love, how to lose, how to win, and how to set your best friend that you're secretly in love with up with the wrong girl but still somehow manage to get him in the end. But one thing we typically don't credit 80s movies with is teaching us how to parent.

Jul 5, 2013

25 GIFs Of Madonna Being Fabulous In The ’80s And ’90s

In the '80s and '90s Madonna had a vision, a sense of humor about herself and masterfully executed all of her ideas.

Jun 6, 2013

The Evolution Of Undies In 10 Photos

From corsets to the Wonder Bra, it'll never be any surprise to me that when feminists decided to rebel against gender norms they burned their bras.

Nov 9, 2012

Oct 16, 2012

Lisa Frank for Urban Outfitters: You Can't Afford It With Your Allowance

Lisa Frank's beautiful art has the inflation rate of a Picasso. Can't snag some of her precious mini erasers for 25 cents, those babies are $10 for a pack of six now.

Oct 5, 2012

Solange and Sky Ferreira Are Bringing Music Back to the 80s [Video]

These latest releases from Solange Knowles and Sky Ferreira already have me online shopping for glitter and spandex.

Oct 3, 2012

"The First Time" Trailer and the Return of the Iconic Teen Movie

It might be silly to think that we made such a big deal out of prom or losing our virginity or that one party where your crush might actually sweep you off your feet. But that's only because they were big deals.

Feb 19, 2012

Sundays Are For Procrastinating: Best of Salt-N-Pepa Music Videos

Salt-N-Pepa got started in the 80s of course, so they've got all that awesomeness going on, too. But I remember them mostly as they were during my childhood in the 90s. I love their videos, and you should, too. Lyrics: yes. Dancing: yes. Outfits: yes. Girl power: yes. You'll see what I mean.

Jan 9, 2012

15 Essential Items for Kate Middleton's 80s-Themed Birthday Party

You're having an 80s themed party! Don't know where to begin with decorations or costume choices? From leg warmers to shoulder pads, any 80s party should have certain aspects that will make you and your guests feel like you've traveled back in time to the decade of neon, big hair and Billy Idol.

Dec 22, 2011

'80s Songs Every '90s Kid Should Download

The '90s had some great music and while I'm proud to have lived through the boy band era, the Britney vs. Xtina showdown and the Spice Girls phenomenon, I'm still super bummed that I missed out on the '80s. I can't even imagine how much more amazing concerts must have been when everyone was wearing leotards, blinding people with their neon and showing off their big hair.

Jul 29, 2011

Candy Dish: I Love Rock & Roll

•Our favorite lady rockers •8 rules to a booty call80's classics that need the big screen treatment •Pull off animal print without looking like the zoo •Mmmmm....David Beckham •The greatest romantic movie scenes •Did sobriety kill Amy Winehouse

Jul 21, 2011

Candy Dish: I Don't Want to Grow Up

•Why we miss being children in the 80s and 90s •The strangest TV show names ever •What to do when you like a guy from work •Do men or women sext more? •What do you think about Vanessa Hudgens' new hair do? •Prince William gives great wedding advice •Adding style to your swimsuit cover-up

Jul 5, 2011

'80s Movies Every ‘90s Kid Should See

Like a classic '20s black and white film, some '80s movies need to be seen by everyone. Not only did some of them inspire horrendous remakes (cough Love Don't Cost a Thang cough) but most of them star some of our favorite actors today...back when they were a little younger and a little more awkward. Plus, liking '80s movies is totally in right now!