Fashion trends from the early 2000’s are gradually coming back, and they’re now termed vintage fashion or ‘alte’ fashion. These trends are quite interesting, as they do not conform to the subtlety of modern day fashion trends. In fact, one might say the fashion trend from the early 2000’s have a rebellious streak to them. It takes a lot of guts to wear clothes and makeup that fully embody this vintage fashion trend.
Just like any other new thing that trends, there is a lot of curiosity as to what fashion trends from the early 2000’s entails or looks like. This article is here to help with that itch, and fashion influencer Ashley Okoli will be used as a point of reference for this topic.
One of the few trends that came back from the early 2000’s is makeup. From thin eyebrows to dark over lined lips, people are obsessed with this trend. Makeup in the past looked bold and fierce, and people played around a lot with colors and got really creative. The best part is that it is a simple look to achieve, and you don’t have to be an expert in order to do it.
Vintage hairstyles are slowly coming back, and a lot of people are embracing them. Braided hairstyles and colorful wigs that trended in the past are gradually making their way back to the fashion scene, with a few modern enhancements. The key to achieving an early 2000’s look is creativity that involved a lot of accessorizing and color mixtures. The braids as shown in the pictures below have lots of beads on it, while the wigs are colorful and bold. If you want to achieve the early 2000’s hairstyle, you need to get creative.
Fashionistas in the early 2000’s were not afraid of getting creative with colors including graffiti art on clothes. One of such clothes that trended during that time were baggy jeans with lots of graffiti art on the body. It was bold, colorful and unique, which is why it stood the test of time and has found its way back to the fashion industry.
Mini skirts have been recycled over the years, but denim miniskirts had fashionistas on a chokehold during the early 2000’s. As seen here, Ashley Okoli is wearing a mesh green top, paired with a denim mini skirt, and black boots. This was a staple fashion look during the early 2000’s, and Ashley Okoli rocked it well.