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Do you long for the effortless retro glamour of the 1950's? Adore bold prints and kitschy motifs? Then we reckon you'll adore our collection of rockabilly dresses!
Whether you're looking for a slinky wiggle dress or a sassy swing dress, we've got a little something for every shape, size and budget. With a massive selection of retro inspired frocks from brands such as Hell Bunny, Voodoo Vixen and Dolly and Dotty, you're sure to find the rockabilly dress of your dreams here at Blue Banana!
Unleash Your Inner Pin Up Girl With One Of Our Rockabilly Dresses
Perfect for occasions when you want all eyes to be on you, a bright and beautiful rockabilly dress can quickly transform your look from humdrum to humdinger! These eye-catching frocks were made for anyone who loves standing out from the crowd with vintage cut clothing in vibrant colours and exciting prints.
Think that rockabilly dresses are strictly for nights out or special occasions? Think again! With hundreds of ways to style these versatile frocks, we guarantee you'll soon be rocking one 24/7 with nary a backwards glance! If subtlety is your kind of thing, then team a vintage look wiggle dress with a mini beehive hair 'do, some oversized sunglasses and a swipe of cherry red lipstick for a look that can take you from your desk to the dance floor in the blink of an eye! In the market for a more attention grabbing look? Then team a loud and proud rockabilly swing dress with an oversized hair accessory (Think cherries, flowers or even tropical fruit), some vertiginous stiletto heels, teased locks and lashings of attitude for a scene-stealing ensemble.
If you love the rockabilly look, but don't know much about its origins, then let us give you a little history lesson! The style was born from the unique Rockabilly sound (A blend of country and western and early rock 'n roll) popularised in the 1950's by musicians such as Elvis Presley, Bill Haley and Johnny Cash. These artists all had a very defined, distinct look and the fashion of the time was greatly influenced by this. The austere and conservative post-war look gave way to bold colours, prints and a rather more 'fun' approach to fashion. Female stars such as Bettie Page and Jayne Mansfield (Iconic pin-up girls of the period) championed the look, regularly sporting rockabilly cocktail dresses and other glamorous garb. In recent years, celebrities such as Amy Winehouse, Imelda May and even Gwen Stefani have sported rockabilly inspired looks, breaking the style out into the mainstream.
Rockin' Rockabilly Dresses For Less
Any vintage fashion fan knows that it can be super expensive to cultivate a wardrobe that's jam-packed with your favourite styles and prints, but that's not the case here at Blue Banana!
Fashion's in our blood, so we keep a finger firmly on the fashion pulse to ensure that we get hold of the latest and most exciting designs before anyone else! With new lines added on a weekly basis, you can be sure to stay a step ahead in the style stakes when you shop with us. Plus, with stacks of cheap rockabilly dresses available at prices that won't break the bank, why not make us your one-stop-shop for all your rockabilly fashion needs?
If these retro-tastic designs aren't your bag, then why not check out the rest of our stunning dresses?