5 outfits inspired by the 2000s to wear in 2021
Gen Z Says is a series where we bring in different members of Generation Z to give us the latest information on what’s cool in the fashion space.
You’ve probably noticed that a lot of trends from the early 2000s resurfaced on the fashion scene, loved by some, controversial by others. While most of us can incorporate a colorful piece of jewelry or an era-inspired statement accessory, others have used this period as a focal point for their entire wardrobe and style aesthetic, like our own WWW Gen Zer Devin Apollo. She showed off her nostalgic style at the start of the series, but now we dive deep into her personal style and why she resonates more than ever in the 2000s.
When you think of Y2K style, you might think of Paris Hilton, but it’s really the musical artists of this generation, from Destiny’s Child to Britney Spears, who have led the fashion trends. Everything these stars wore was destined to become popular alongside their musical successes. To this day, it’s hard to think of that time without singing “Say My Name” or “Toxic”. For Apollo, that’s what it’s all about back then, which is why she designed five looks inspired by some of the greatest songs of the 2000s that still resonate with her today. Keep scrolling to see her looks that will make you think you’ve stepped into a time machine.