Princess Diana Fashion Is Back, and Honestly We’ve Never Been Happier

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Princess Diana is an icon for many reasons—and her sartorial choices are way up there on the list. Here, four current trends that Princess Di predicted way before their time.

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Princess Diana made puff sleeves a thing in the ’80s, and they’re suddenly making a major comeback. Arguably one of her favorite silhouettes, she rocked them on everything from shirts to ball gowns (and so are we).

Get the look: Hinge ($45); Rebecca Taylor ($89); C/Meo Collective ($145); Khaite Nina ($269); A.L.C. ($278)

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Square-neck Tops

Square necklines are flattering on every body type and give off major princessy vibes. It’s no wonder Lady Di was a fan.

Get the look: Something Navy ($45); Free People ($58); Reformation ($128); Sonia Rykiel ($212)

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Black High-waisted Jeans

The original mom jean. To make yours more 2019, pair them with an oversize sweater and ankle booties.

Get the look: Vigoss ($41); Topshop ($70); Levi’s ($168); GRLFRND ($248)

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Western Boots

These cowboy-inspired boots were a favorite of Princess Diana’s while shuttling young Will and Harry off to school, and they’re a fave of ours, for well, everything.

Get the look: American Rag ($37); Ariat ($140); Frye ($230); Lane Boots ($250); Ganni ($525)

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