Style throwback: Music festivals throughout the years

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Style Throwback: Music Festivals Throughout the Years
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Style throwback: Music festivals throughout the years

Bell-bottoms and crop-top; a concert goer dresses for the weather at the Sky River Rock Festival in 1969.

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Jane Fonda spotted in polka dots taking in the scenes at the Isle of Wight Festival of 1969 in London.

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A colorful couple is all smiles at the 1969 Woodstock Music Festival.

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When they said that trends always come full circle they weren't lying; totally in love with these leather, lace, and stud-inspired looks from the 1969 Hyde Park Music Festival.

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A concert-goer of the 1969 Woodstock Music Festival enjoying the ambiance wearing a peacoat with natural curls flowing.

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A couple embraces under a mud-ridden blanket in the fields of the 1969 Woodstock Music Festival; that year the 3 day festival attracted over 500,000 fans.

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Rosalie Ward looking stunning posing on the back of her motorcycle in printed pants and open-toed sandals, despite the imperfect conditions.

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Pop singer Tiny Tim en route to the Isle of Wight concert with his wife Miss Vicki; we're loving all the layering!

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A concert-goer sporting a menswear inspired look at the 1969 Woodstock Music Festival.

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Fans congregate against the barricades during a free concert in Hyde Park, London put on by the Rolling Stones.

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Fans pack up the remainder of their belongings in preparation of their departure from the Woodstock Music Festival.

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Singer Grace Slick stands before members of Jefferson Airplane in a Bohemian ensemble just off-stage at the 1969 Woodstock Music Festival.

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The ladies of Shonen Knife bask in the sunlight while attending Lollapalooza in 1994.

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Fans look upon the crowd from the stage at the 1969 Woodstock Music Festival.

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Skinny up top with room to breathe at the bottom; a fan looks on at the festivities of the 1969 Woodstock Music Festival.

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Courtney Love making grungy look good while performing at the 1995 Lollapalooza.

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Looking good on the job, members of the press take in the sights of the 1969 Woodstock Music Festival; a look this good will always be in style.

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Two women, dressed in denim shirts and tinted sunglasses, make their way to the 1969 Woodstock Music Festival.

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Tina Turner glowing in the neon stage lights as she performs at the Newport Jazz Festival in 1979.

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An attendee of the 1969 Woodstock Music Festival in the most basic of concert attires.

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Functional and fashionable; a young woman takes a break from assisting in the setting up of tents while at the 1969 Woodstock Music Festival.

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A man stylish man in patterned pants, along with his child, makes his way through the grounds of the 1969 Woodstock Music Festival.

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Fans relax and take a break from the sun under makeshift housing during the 1970 Isle of Wight festival in London, England.

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Anthony Kiedis of the Red Hot Chili Peppers takes to the stage at the 1992 Lollapalooza concert in a boxer-inspired look.

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Fans brave the inclement weather atop aVolkswagon van while attending the 1969 Woodstock Music Festival.

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Sometimes even the biggest stars become fans too as seen here with Ringo Starr and his wife, Maureen, as they anxiously await the performance of Bob Dylan at the Isle of Wight Festival.

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Chrissie Hynde of The Pretenders performing on stage during Live Aid in an Egyptian-inspired coat.

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A stylish attendee of the Woodstock Music Festival helps herself to a meal while hiding from the sun under a simple bucket hat.

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The always stylish Madonna proving, yet again, why she is a style icon at the 1985 Live Aid Concert in Philadelphia.

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Tina Turner, in her signature leather dress, shares a moment with Rolling Stones frontman Mick Jagger at the Live Aid concert.

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Singer Joan Baez performing in a loosely fitting dress cinched at the waist with an oversized belt at the Live Aid concert in Philadelphia.

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Springtime means the official start of music festival season, and as excited as we are to see our favorite artists hit the stage, we might be a little more pumped for the ensuing festival style.

We're all about cutoff denim shorts, tribal print bandeau bras, and floral headbands, but this spring, we're in the mood for some new inspiration, and couldn't think of a better place to look than the music festivals of the past.

Woodstock, Lollapalooza, Isle of Wight Music Festival were all purveyors of some major festival fashion trends. Click through the gallery to see our favorite vintage, and see if you can spot some celebrities while you're at it. Hint: even Madonna makes an appearance!

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