Attack of the '90s!

Hot Mamaguchi! The New Kids! Sweet Valley High! See how the biggest hits from the last decade are making a comeback. By Cara Lynn Shultz

  • PLAID SHIRTS photo | Bridget Fonda, Mary-Kate Olsen

Credit: Warner Bros./courtesy Everett Collection; ODuran/Fame

Updated: Thursday Apr 24, 2008 | 06:00 AM EDT


Then: Grunge ruled – in music and in fashion. Seemingly everyone had a Smashing Pumpkins CD in their Discman and an oversized plaid flannel shirt wrapped around their waist – think Bridget Fonda in 1992's Singles (far left).

Now: Hollywood trendsetters – like Mary-Kate Olsen and Miley Cyrus – are mad for plaid! To keep the look current, Olsen updates it with skinny jeans and necklaces.