Sixties-Inspired Runway Looks for “Mad Men” Enthusiasts

"Mad Men" has returned! Here's how to tap into your inner Joan, Peggy, and Betty.

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Christina Hendricks plays Joan, a secretary extraordinaire on Mad Men.
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"Mad Men" has returned — here's how to tap into your inner Joan, Peggy, and Betty with '60s-inspired looks straight off the spring runways. Catch "Mad Men" Sundays at 10 p.m. EST on AMC.
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Joan's flashy, sex-kitten style is right in step with the season's curve-conscious dresses and slim pencil skirts.
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Likewise, Peggy's buttoned-up chic was echoed on the runway with Peter Pan collars and minimalist, mod silhouettes.
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A bejeweled collar at Jason Wu is a glamorous update on the buttoned-up look.
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At Preen, a classic knee-skimming dress in a bright floral feels like something that Betty Draper might have pulled on to make dinner (with pearls and pumps, of course).
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Prada's luxe embellished opera coats and dainty pencil skirts tapped into a glitzy '60s aesthetic.
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No doubt Peggy would have reached for the simple, clean pencil skirts and buttoned-up oxfords at Jil Sander this season.
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Tweedy skirt suits at Dolce & Gabbana had a chic, "secretarial" look.
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Likewise, this lace Oscar de la Renta look has a prissy-yet-professional appeal.
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Rochas finished their filrty, semi-sheer skirt suits with teased bee hives and colorful cat-eye shades.
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Nina Ricci's ultra-fitted dresses had an unmistakably "Joan" look, from sassy ruching at the hemline to the feminine floral print.
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Giambattista Valli's bracelet-sleeve embellished coats could easily be styled with satin gloves and Mary Jane sandals for a "Mad Men"-worthy look.
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Louis Vuitton's frothy skirt suits and lace dresses struck the right balance between a naive, girlish look and ladylike sophistication (hello, Betty).
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On the more conservative side, Valentino mod skirt suits featured retro A-line silhouettes and were styled with prim lace loafers.
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Derek Lam's simple skirt suits wouldn't have been a bit out of place at the office of Sterling Cooper Draper Pryce.
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