STYLE
12/09/2013 04:43 pm ET | Updated Jan 25, 2014

10 Vintage Styles That Really Need To Come Back

We hate to admit it, but our grandmothers had way better style than we do.

Seriously. Between their decidedly dressed-up casual wear to their to-die-for accessories, it seems that we've lost a bit of the glamour that came so naturally back in the day. We happen to be of the belief, however, that there are some vintage looks that could -- and should -- make a comeback.

Here are our top 10 picks for some classic styles from our grandmothers' era we'd like to bring back:

Daytime hats
Yes, there was a time when baseball caps on bad hair days weren't your only option.

hats

One-piece bathing suits
Bikini season would be a lot less stressful if we had a little more fabric.

bathing suits

Muffs
Some events are just too glamorous for gloves.

muffs

Seamed tights
These are pretty much the definition of refined sex appeal.

tights

Head scarves
Tying these things properly is a lost art.

head scarves

Full skirts
Who cares if you can't drive, let alone fit into, a car if you look this chic?

hoop skirts

Non-winter gloves
Your manicure will thank you.

gloves

Neck scarves
If they're good enough for the French...

neck

Flapper headbands
Just imagine what your prom photos would've looked like with these.

flapper headbands

Wide-leg pants
Comfortable and stylish? Yes, please!

pants

More inspiration:

Vintage Fashion Moments

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