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Karlie Kloss at Anna Sui 2011
A 1940s retro-style dress with turban, designed in a modern electric blue, modeled by Karlie Kloss at a 2011 Anna Sui show.

Retro is a term used to describe fashions, trends and other cultural items that were popular or relevant many years ago. Generally, something that is retro is at least fifteen or twenty years old. For example, a video game from 1997 could be considered retro.

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