If you consider yourself to be a bit of a gypsy, Boho fashion is the ideal way to show off your earthy, artistic side.

Boho chic was popular in the 1960s and early 1970s, and it has recently resurfaced thanks to celebrities such as Kate Moss, Sienna Miller, and the Olsen Twins. For a more hippie-luxe aesthetic, they've embraced this natural look and added their own touch of glitz and glam.

Boho is undeniably appealing, but how do you wear it without appearing like you belong in the 1970s? Here's how to appear boho without looking like an elderly hippie.

Select Flowy and Free Fabrics

Wearing a flowing scarf top is an easy way to acquire the style because boho apparel is made up of comfortable, loose-fitting, flowy fabrics.

If you focus on two things: quality and size, you'll seem more boho-chic than an old hippy. The most fashionable scarf tops are composed of high-end, luxury fabrics. Choose a fabric that is silky smooth, chiffon-like, or made of relaxed linen, with well-finished edges. It will appear cheap if your top is overly rough, fragile, or sheer. Also, while loose is good, a voluminous or extra-long scarf top can make you look like you're wearing a tablecloth.

Put on a Pair of Flared Jeans

A pair of well-fitting flared jeans in a mellow faded denim colour or white is very west coast, very boho apparel. With a rich flowy scarf top, a tunic, or a bohemian peasant top, they look very stylish.

Bootcut or skinnies are acceptable, but a fantastic pair of flares is the way to go if you really want to hit that throwback note. What's the benefit? Flares are fantastic for balancing out wider hips.

Experiment with Wacky Prints

The boho look is all about artistic expression, with lots of wild, colourful, and free-flowing designs.

Look for clothes with eye-catching designs in many hues if you want to embrace your boho side. The colourful boho atmosphere of this gorgeous swirl print dress is contagious. To make the look more modern and boho-chic, I added a smart purse and patent leather sandals.

Consider a Maxi Dress

A beautiful maxi dress is the best way to look boho. This ruffled hem mixed pattern dress is a classic boho chic style. By harmonising with current trends, the off the shoulder neckline, bell sleeves, and suede block heel pumps bring us into the present. This ensemble is more Haute-hippie than hippie-dippie thanks to a beautiful white purse with a structured shape.

Contrast Prints

Mixing two prints is the perfect way to express your inner gypsy. Small blooms are lovely, feminine, and totally boho. They look stunning when paired with a geometric motif on the cloth. Prints can also be mixed in the same outfit. Combine a floral blouse with a paisley print skirt.

Dress in Layers

Do you have Netflix's Grace and Frankie on your list of shows to watch? I do, and the way Lily Tomlin's character, Frankie, dresses on the programme fascinates me every time. Her personal style is unmistakably boho and eccentric. It always entails a great deal of layers.

Wearing a natural-looking, textured jacket, vest, or long cardigan over a wide-leg halter jumpsuit is a great way to seem more boho. Layers can also be added with strappy sandals or several necklaces and bracelets.

Caution: too many layers or too much "junk" can make you look unkempt. This is a risk you take when wearing a bohemian ensemble, so don't go overboard. Keep it simple and elegant with a touch to boho layering.

Use Earth Tone Colors

Natural colours are another important component of the boho-chic look. If you don't like bright colours, you'll appreciate the earthy greens, golds, browns, tan, rust, taupes, and blues that are associated with this look. Natural-colored leather accessories are a great match for these colours. It's stylish thanks to high-quality leather in innovative shapes.

Fringe it up a Little

Fringe is playful, it's fun, and it's a huge element of the bohemian vibe. Fringe cardigans, adorable bags with a hint of fringe, statement shoes with fringe details, and even fringe earrings are all fantastic ways to add a touch of bohemian to your style. Stick to less fringe than more to keep it stylish, not trashy, and right now.

Have a Fun in Palazzo Pants

So Haute-hippie are wide, flowy palazzo pants that swish as you walk! You can dress them up with something like this split linen asymmetrical tunic I'm wearing above, or you can dress them down with a white tank and jean jacket for an easy summer style.

One of the things I enjoy about this loose-over-loose look is how comfortable and forgiving it is when it comes to hiding your tummy. And, let's be honest, it's significant to a lot of us over 40!

I do urge that you give your outfit some structure to keep it from becoming sloppy, which you can easily do with structured shoes and a structured purse. A bag in the shape of a circle is ideal. Trendy's the it bag for spring, with a natural straw weaving that goes well with this laid-back look.

Artsy Accessories Can Help You Express Yourself

This aesthetic is brought to life by large, distinctive pieces of handmade jewellery made of natural materials like leather, turquoise, beads, and precious stones. Classic bohemian fashion includes hoop earrings and long eccentric pendants; the more original the piece, the better. Don't be afraid to experiment with different sizes and styles. The boho chick look is a mix of styles.

Crocheted, tie-dyed, and handcrafted ethnic-inspired clothing or accessories are also appropriate. When it comes to boho fashion, a floppy felt hat is the must-have accessory.

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