00s

Culture

The world’s first virtual idols were really weird

Before Hatsune Miku and aespa, the 90s and 00s saw a slew of cyber creations coming for IRL stars' crowns, like Kyoko Date, E-Cyas and T-Babe. 
Frankie Dunn
6.18.21
Culture

Heidi, Audrina and Spencer discuss what was actually real on The Hills

To celebrate the show's 15 year anniversary, relive the chaos with this oral history.
Lexi Lane
6.3.21
Music

From 2000s nostalgia to Olivia Rodrigo, the emo revival is officially here

Pop-punk heroine Avril Lavigne, Maggie Lindemann and a new wave of emo artists on Y2K style and what the genre's triumphant return means for music.
Beatrice Hazlehurst
6.3.21
Fashion

A guide to Lindsay Lohan’s style evolution

Get in loser, we’re going through all of Lilo’s most iconic fashion moments.
Tom George
5.12.21
Fashion

How 2000s label Heatherette changed celebrity in fashion

The brash, shamelessly queer label upended fashion’s snooty relationship with fame, putting Naomi Campbell, Kim Kardashian and Anna Nicole Smith on the same stage.
Bailey Slater
4.13.21
Fashion

Tramp stamps are making a comeback

Women and queer youth are reclaiming the subversive and highly sexualized lower back tattoo.
Laura Pitcher
4.8.21
Fashion

7 of Nicole Richie's most iconic outfits

We have Paris to thank for pink Juicy tracksuits, but proto-influencer Nicole gave us flower crowns, Von Dutch caps and skull scarves. Thanks Nicole!
Roisin Lanigan
4.2.21
Culture

Teenage girls deserve a new Ugly Betty

In the 00s series, teens found solace in a Latinx woman thriving in a workplace stacked against her. Why has no one replicated its winning formula?
Rōgan Graham
3.23.21
Fashion

A guide to Kim Kardashian’s style evolution

As ‘Keeping Up With The Kardashians’ comes to an end, we chart Kim’s rise from socialite stylist to the world’s best dressed lawyer.
Tom George
3.17.21
Fashion

A guide to Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen's style evolution

From boho-grunge to The Row, we chart over three decades of the Olsen twins' aspirational style.
Zoë Kendall
2.3.21
Fashion

7 of Kimora Lee Simmons' most iconic outfits

The model-turned-streetwear-mogul defined Y2K style, from Baby Phat to slinky red carpet dresses.
Zoë Kendall
1.8.21
Culture

Basenote Bitch is an online love letter to 90s and 00s perfumes

Fantasy? Love Spell? Vera Wang's Princess? This nostalgic Instagram account wants to know what scent you wore to the Homecoming dance.
Sara Radin
12.23.20
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