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Hip-hop fashion generally was the most popular among young people of both sexes, followed by the retro inspired indie look later in the decade. Those 25 years of age and older adopted a dressy casual style which was popular throughout the decade. Globalization also influenced the decade's clothing trends, with the incorporation of Middle Eastern and Asian dress into mainstream European, American and Australasian fashion.
A while back, we covered 15 boho chic pieces you ought to have in your closet to help build a bohemian wardrobe. However, after reading all of your responses I realized the need for another, more fundamental and basic list—so here it is! In this post, I will cover the most timeless and basic pieces you need to create an awesome, classic wardrobe.
Oh, the s. For Millennials, looking back on this period of our lives is like reopening a time capsule filled with some of your fondest memories and most devastating embarrassments; our personal sense of style during those years probably falls into the latter category. I have my share of regrets in life — both fashion and otherwise — but lamenting how I looked in the first several years of the new millennium isn't among them.
Whatever Rei Kawakubo is evoking in her shows can never be captured by a laundry list of fabrics and shapes: It's all about the emotional tension. For a woman of very few words at least in English and seemingly iron reserve, the feelings she can unleash are unruly and hard to name, yet always seem to be getting at something near the knuckle. This season, the mood felt poignant, a mysterious welling up of symbolism caused by looking at multiple layers of flesh-colored tulle, veiled face masks, and pyramidal layerings constructed from pieces of jackets, sweaters, and parts of blankets.
Frida Giannini's populist approach to Gucci has the ability to divide opinion between girls all over the world who see nothing wrong with buying into her accessible channeling of trends, and critics who wish for something more directional at this level of luxe. Still, in these extreme times, maybe that's splitting hairs. When a designer sees her market, it would be insanity not to go for it, and in Giannini's case, that means aiming at nightclubbing girls who might be tempted by a glittery upgrade on the slick-leather leg and big-top look all urban teenagers are rocking this year.
Before we all quit shopping, Isabel Marant's Left Bank boutique was an important stop on the Paris circuit. In fashion speak, she "makes clothes that girls want to wear. Take the first look at the Fall show, a fur coat with cool three-quarter-length sleeves over one of her slouchy T-shirts and baggy silk python-print pants, which were tucked into sexy over-the-knee suede boots.
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These tops were a great way to hide your baby bump. Not that Hillary Duff was doing that. She wasn't.
Select your nearest Central Casting office. We may be almost two decades removed from the dawn of the new millennium, but it can be weird to think of anything set in the s as a period piece. The s were also home to trends that hit big and burnt out fast. Technology and Y2K had a huge impact on fashion in the early s.