As much as we love the comfy familiarity of a slouchy tee or the easy drape of a jersey jumpsuit, sometimes we miss good, old-fashioned, razzle-dazzle, knock-their-socks-off glamour
. You know, the kind of show-stopping dress or gem-encrusted accessory that makes heads turn and jaws drop when you walk past.
One surefire way to inject a little look-at-me panache into your wardrobe? Revisit the '20s, when rich fabrics, ornate embellishments, and unexpected detailing were the name of the (gamine) game. 2012 has already been deemed the year of The Great Gatsby
and all things F. Scott-and-Zelda, so we've combed the market for worthy pieces that give a nod to the era without going over the top. Click through to see our favorite, retro-fabulous finds, and get ready to start turning some heads (and breaking a few hearts).