Fashion trends that excited the minds of fashionistas in the distant 90s are again in the center of attention of designers. As a result, on the catwalks, you can increasingly see the trends of our youth: jeans, tank tops, extreme mini-skirts with a low fit and much more. The outrageous grunge style returned to the fashion pedestal from a long oblivion. How he will show himself in clothes this season we will tell in the review.
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Distinctive features of grunge style in 2023
The term “grunge” in the literal interpretation means neglect, untidiness, denial. Like many other things, it came to our world from Western culture. In some ways, grunge is close to the rock style, as it is distinguished by the same aggressiveness. In the fashion industry, this trend has formed quite characteristic features. This:
- deliberate negligence, bordering on untidiness;
- free choice of things;
- combination of incongruous;
- catchiness and originality;
- desire for comfort;
- unisex (the same thing can be worn by both a woman and a man);
- disregard for fashion trends.
Grunge style images cannot be confused with any others. Learning how to create them is a real art. And in order to include such bows in your everyday life, you need courage at all. And yet the direction of grunge returned from oblivion. His main philosophy is the perception of people not by appearance and financial wealth, but by personal qualities, talents, and intelligence. This is what our world has been lacking lately, where the main value is material wealth.
Big-name brands are increasingly turning to grunge, and for good reason. This style has many followers among wealthy people who consciously and with pleasure wear branded distressed jeans, “washed” T-shirts and plaid shirts to feel inner freedom. At the same time, this fashion trend is eclectic, as it includes elements of other styles. For example, military, casual, glam rock, boho.
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One of the founders of grunge was the lead singer of the famous rock band Nirvana Kurt Cobain. His charming carelessness and disdain for fashion were considered and are considered to be reference to this day.
Grunge in women’s clothing: creating stylish looks in the 2023 season
Grunge Style is, first of all, the opposition to glamour. Therefore, be prepared to include in your wardrobe the most simple and comfortable clothes, and they should look slightly worn, but clean and of high quality. This is the main point. Wear bows with ease and confidence, so you emphasize your individuality.
A grunge girl is a creative person, so feel free to be creative when creating images. And we’ll give you ideas.
- Printed t-shirt + plaid short skirt. Quite a viable combination. T-shirt can be black or light. The main thing is that it has some kind of print, preferably from the 90s, for example, on the theme of rock or, at worst, with a large inscription. Choose a mini-length skirt, flared cut, pleated or regular, but always with a checkered pattern. You can complement the bow with a belt and a beanie cap.
- Washed jeans + plaid shirt. This is definitely a universal image for every day. Jeans can be chosen as ordinary frayed, and with elements of a flaw on the knees or along the entire length. The shirt is plaid, as it looks as simple as possible, which fully corresponds to the style philosophy. Such a bow is relevant not only for girls, but also for women 40 years old. Black ankle boots, platform shoes, boots are suitable as shoes.
- Washed T-shirt + short denim shorts. Very seductive outfit for brave girls. T-shirt can be taken in plain color or with a print. Shorts – classic blue, short, with protruding threads. The top can be worn both tucked in and loose. Complete the look with a leather jacket, a bowler hat, printed socks, fishnet tights or black thick leggings. Take sneakers as shoes.
- Leather leggings + oversized T-shirt or jumper. The grunge style in the 2023 season quite allows for a combination with other popular trends. For example, oversized things look very organic in a grunge look. Put the look together by choosing skinny leather leggings (or patterned leggings, because we’re 90s imitation) as the bottom, and a loose-fitting T-shirt or thin jersey jumper as the top.
- Black tights + long sleeve. Fashion 2023 encourages experimentation when creating bows. To look stylish and modern, try the following combination: sports long sleeve, again oversized, and black nylon tights. As shoes – the same rough boots. In the cool season, heters can be worn over tights. Choose a light-colored long sleeve or with a pattern.
- Light floral print dresses + rough boots. Such images for women have long been considered a key trend. Moreover, girls who do not adhere to the grunge style in ordinary life often resort to them. The popularity of these bows lies in their seductiveness. The dress can be chosen in mini, midi and maxi lengths, in lingerie style or regular fitted. Boots – black with metallic decor and massive soles.
How to wear grunge style for women 50 years old? Bet on a free cut and maximum comfort. You can include elements of the boho direction in the bows. Do not refuse leather leather jackets and plaid maxi and midi length skirts. As well as “torn” and frayed jeans, as they have long become a universal wardrobe item. As accessories, choose hats, checkered scarves for the cold season, massive earrings.
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In today’s review, we told you what grunge style is and how to dress within it. This fashion trend is not a novelty for a long time, but its growing popularity is a reason to take a closer look at it.
Author: Mizyukalina Olga