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70's Fancy Dress

70s Fancy Dress

Immerse yourself into the world of the 70s with our ladies 1970s fancy dress costumes. 70s fancy dress is one of our most popular ranges, especially for the ladies. As you can see we have a wide range of 70s fancy dress costumes and accessories.

The 70s was the decade of the Space Hopper, the Ford Cortina, Raleigh Chopper bikes, the record player and the cassette recorder. 1970s fashion began with a continuation of the mini-skirts, bell-bottoms and the hippie look from the late 1960s.

By 1970, women could choose who they wanted to be, they had more freedom to wear what they wanted. Women could even wear trousers! For evening wear women wore maxi dresses and halter neck jumpsuits. Platform shoes and flared trousers were also popular. They were popular among both sexes.

The hippie look was most prominent at the beginning of the 70s. After that, jeans became frayed and tie-dyed shirts were the height of fashion. In the early 70s Hot Pants and crop tops were the latest fashion craze for women.

Later came the Glam Rock period with outrageous colours and very revealing jump suits moving into the Disco outfits of the late 70s culminating with ABBA trends.

70s Fancy Dress Ideas

1970s fancy dress offers a plethora of ideas when it comes to your look. There were flared trousers and bell bottoms, Hot Pants, frayed Jeans and crop tops. The 1970s is one of our most popular requests.

We also have many accessories including wigs, wig caps, peace sign Hippie Necklaces, and glitter microphones all providing the extra WOW factor at your themed fancy dress parties.

ABBA Fancy Dress

ABBA was a Swedish pop group formed in Stockholm in 1972, comprising Agnetha Falskog, Bjorn Ulvaeus, Benny Andersson and Anni-Frid Lynstad. ABBA is an acronym of the first letters of the band members' first names and is sometimes stylized as the registered trademark ᗅᗺᗷᗅ. The band became one of the most commercially successful acts in the history of popular music, topping the charts worldwide from 1975 to 1982. It also won the Eurovision Song Contest 1974, giving Sweden its first triumph in the history of the contest and being the most successful group ever to take part in the competition.

Our ABBA fancy dress costumes include the 70s Dancing Queen, 70s Disco Queen and the 70s Super Trooper outfits.

Hippie Costume

The Hippie Culture grew up in the 1960s and 1970s. In general they favoured long hair and casual, often unconventional, dress, sometimes in “psychedelic” colours. Many males grew beards, and both men and women wore sandals and beads. Long, flowing granny dresses were popular with women, and rimless granny glasses with both men and women.

Hippies commonly took up communal or cooperative living arrangements, and they often adopted vegetarian diets based on unprocessed foods and practiced holistic medicine. Some of the most popular lines are the Hippie Fancy Dress Costumes. View our wide range of Hippie Costumes spanning the 60s and 70s.

So set up your own Themed party now and send your guests to www.myfancydressparty.co.uk or alternatively visit our shop at 2 Appledore Terrace, Walsall, West Midlands WS5 3DU.