Though her legacy extends far beyond fashion, Princess Diana’s influence on modern style is unmistakable. Known for her power shoulders, bold prints, and puff sleeves, the people’s princess optimized 80s chic. Thankfully, her fashion legacy lives on through the likes of Marc Jacobs, Moschino, Versace and Alessandra Rich who tap Diana’s style to create perfectly exaggerated cocktail dresses.
A true style icon, many of Lady Diana’s outfits are just as relevant today as they were decades ago –inspiring not only designers but street style trends too. Her abstract spot full-sleeved blouse was the muse for Off-White’s SS18 collection, whilst her iconic Catherine Walker designed red and purple two-piece was recreated by Attico for SS19. Princess Diana’s off-duty style was just as renowned as her formal attire. From her signature cycling shorts paired with a graphic sweatshirt to a boxy check blazer worn with high-waisted jeans and cowboy boots, Diana’s staples continue to reemerge as wearable pieces. To channel Lady Diana’s look, invest in some of her go-to accessories: oversized sunglasses, chunky belts, statement earrings and a top-handle handbag.