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SAN FRANCISCO - JULY 20: A woman wears platform go-go boots as she talks with managers at the Showgirls booth during a job fair for the adult entertainment industry July 20, 2009 in San Francisco, California. Hundreds of job seekers attended a job fair that featured eleven San Francisco strip clubs offering jobs ranging from bartender and cashiers to exotic dancers and waitresses. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

When it comes to fashion, things go in and out of style all the time, but there are some fashion statements that are simply timeless, and now a new survey reveals the most iconic ones of all time.

  • 40% of folks feel that today’s fashion styles rely mostly on old styles, and trends that are making a comeback.
  • As for the most iconic fashions statement, the mini-skirt topped the list, followed by:
    • Little black dress
    • Hot pant
    • Denim jacket
    • Platform shoes
    • Flared trousers
    • Leather biker jacket
    • Shoulder pads
    • Knee-high boots
    • Skinny jeans

When it comes to style, 11% of those polled say their fashion sense is “on-trend,” but it seems most people wouldn’t describe themselves that way. In fact, 60% would describe their style as “comfortable.” A third would say their style is “basic.”Another 13% would say they have a “vintage” edge. And speaking of vintage, most folks say the oldest thing in their closet is 12 years old, although 22% have something that’s over 20 years old.