Celine Nails the Way TikTok Is Now Driving Fashion

Dian S. Hicks

Earlier this year, my fellow GQ writer Max Berlinger made a genius observation on Twitter, suggesting that designers are so interested in bourgeoisie style right now—culottes, nice blazers, tidy sweaters, and other good taste garments—because the middle class is “quickly disappearing.” Perversely, it’s now stability, rather than opulence, that is aspirational.

For a few years now, Hedi Slimane’s Celine has been the shiny gold clasp on the tasteful handbag that is the bourgeois fashion revolution, and I wondered, as I sat waiting for the video for his new men’s collection to start on Wednesday morning, what direction our fashion soothsayer Slimane might take things. Is being middle class and pouty in a perfect little black suit still the beacon of desire, or has the pandemic made even that dream—and pant-style—feel irrelevant?

<cite class="credit">Courtesy of Celine</cite>
Courtesy of Celine
<cite class="credit">Courtesy of Celine</cite>
Courtesy of Celine

Slimane delighted me by getting out of the

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A TikTok video shows how Disney princesses might dress in movies from the ’90s and early 2000s, from ‘Clueless’ to ‘Legally Blonde’

Dian S. Hicks
Janice Hampton, also known as Janice Glimmer, puts Disney twists on classic film characters and their fashion.
Janice Hampton, also known as Janice Glimmer, puts Disney twists on classic film characters and their fashion.

Janice Glimmer/TikTok

  • Janice Hampton is a poet, writer, and fashion enthusiast who goes by Janice Glimmer online.

  • In June, Hampton posted a TikTok video — which now has over 1.4 million views — in which she showed what Disney princesses might wear if they starred in movies from the ’90s and 2000s, like “Clueless” and “The Cheetah Girls.”

  • Speaking to Insider, Hampton said that while she came up with each outfit idea rather quickly, it took her hours to create the actual TikTok video.

  • Hampton also spoke about the reaction to her Disney-themed series, what it’s like to make fashion videos with her mom, and what she hopes to achieve with her TikTok account.

  • Visit Insider’s homepage for more stories.

Belle from “Beauty and the Beast” and Cher Horowitz from “Clueless” might

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