By Danica Brackett
Aesthetics are everywhere from social media pages to bedrooms.
Aesthetically pleasing fashion is becoming more popular than ever. There are many different types of aesthetics, probably more than one can imagine. There is an aesthetic for everyone and everything.
The hard part is choosing which one fits you the most.
When choosing an aesthetic, take into consideration what you like - colors, style, meaning and overall visual presence. Let the aesthetic speak to you. Take the time to analyze as many aesthetics as you can. You’ll know it is the one for you when you see it.
Even consider making a mood board full of things that you love, then search for an aesthetic most similar to it.
If you’re searching for an aesthetic, feel free to continue reading and explore a few of the options below:
Recently becoming more popular over social media. Soft girls give off a cutesy feminine vibe.
Colors: shades of pink and yellows
Style: high-waisted jeans, oversized sweaters, chunky sneakers, butterfly clips, girly graphic tees and heavy blush.
Often compared to ‘90s punk fashion, grunge is on the darker side of the aesthetic spectrum. Appears very rebellious.
Colors: black, grey, red and white
Style: distressed jeans, plaid flannels, black graphic tees, Doc Martens, fishnets, chains and chokers.
Inspired by Japanese fashion and pop culture. Often described as adorable and cute.
Colors: all pastels.
Apparel: dress, skirts, shorts overalls, hair clips, oversized sweatshirts and chunky shoes.
Taking it back to the ‘70s, ‘80s and ‘90s fashion. When they said history repeats itself, they weren't lying. This aesthetic proves that.
Colors:navy, sky blue, grey and muted colors
Apparel: mom jeans, sneakers, collared shirts, oversized sweatshirts and circle sunglasses.
Influenced by popular social media trends. The baddie aesthetic keeps up to date with what is currently popular. Colors: nudes, black, dark green and mauve
Style: winged eyeliner, biker shorts, oversized t-shirts, joggers and distressed jeans.
This aesthetic gives a very down-to-earth loving vibe. This aesthetic screams positive vibes from creative people.
Colors: yellow, tan, orange and green.
Apparel: mom jeans, oversized sweaters, anklets, tall socks and sneakers
Don’t be afraid to experiment and change up your aesthetic. Through trial and error, eventually, you’ll find the one that fits you the most. When in doubt, if you can’t find the right for you, don't be afraid to create your own!
Remember, fashion is a way to express yourself. Don’t hold yourself back. There are no rules. Have fun with it.