As we all know, trends go in and out of style. It can be hard to keep up with, especially on a budget.
It's much easier to be on the come-up of a trend, before it hits every store imaginable. At that point, you can still get a good deal from a local thrift store on an item that hasn't quite made it to the mainstream. What is now a $5 steal will eventually become a $100 reproduction of an original gem, probably with a lower quality of material and tailoring to boot.
Courvoisier put together a list of the top retro trends that made a comeback this year, with some style advice for how to wear them. Yes, you can wear a fedora and still go out in public. You just have to do it right.