Private Icon: Waiting To Exhale

Since its release in 1995, the film still holds up and, unsurprisingly, so does its fashion.

It's now been a quarter of a century since Whitney Houston and Angela Bassett graced theater screens in Waiting To Exhale. The film still holds up and, unsurprisingly, so does its fashion. Take a look at some of the movie's easy-to-recreate style moments ahead.

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Some looks never go out of style. A cream-colored sweater and printed skirt is one of them.

A cozy cream sweater that worked as well in 1995.

A thick, loose-fitting cardigan perfect for cozying up on your bed, thinking about how all men are dogs.

A '90s staple: the flowing floral midi-skirt.

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Bea Skirt

If flowers aren't exactly your thing, Reformation's Bea Skirt comes in over 10 different prints.


Whitney Houston was a queen of '90s style, and her on-screen fashion was no different.

An irreplaceable classic: the skin-tight, square neck white shirt.

An option with a little more pizazz and for those who love a big shoulder.

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This '90s mom jeans comes in four different washes, and absolutely no one has the right to judge you for getting all of them.


Whether you gravitate more toward the crochet sweater or Renaissance print top, we've got you covered.

If crocheting your own sweaters isn't an option, go for the ready-made kind.

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For something a little more retro, this mustard color is it.

A subtle way of telling people that yes, you do love art.

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A short-sleeve button up with a collage Renaissance print.

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