Y2K Meets Pop Punk Fashion: Here’s How To Get In On The Action

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    Pop punk era of the late '90s is making a comeback in fashion and we can’t keep calm! Plaid mini skirts, fingerless gloves, graphic tees, and messy-on-purpose eyeliner - seems to be cropping up a lot among GenZ-ers. The collective dress code is somewhere between the Powerpuff Girls and Bratz dolls. We dug up 10 popular pop punk trends that are back with a bang and here’s how you can get in on it.

    Pleated Skirt

    Women Handloom Cotton Blue and Grey Box Pleat Skirt With Matching Mask

    Women Handloom Cotton Blue and Grey Box Pleat Skirt With Matching Mask

    1699

    A must-have for every pop-punker, pleated plaid skirt is back to being cool again. You can work up some of the best street style looks in this eye-catching patterned bottom from Fab Nest.

    Studded Flats

    Women Black Metallic Studded Flats

    Women Black Metallic Studded Flats

    999

    Remember Avril Lavigne with a studded belt slung around her hips? You can opt for this metallic studded pair of flats from Happy Toe Box as a nod to your punk predecessors.

    Graphic Tees

    Men Mandala Art Crew Neck T-Shirt

    Men Mandala Art Crew Neck T-Shirt

    799

    Don’t have tongue piercing or forearm tattoos? Your next best option is sporting a graphic T-shirt. Artblot has indie designs by some of the most free-spirited artists from around the world.

    Tube Socks

    Men Mr. Fox Crew Socks

    Men Mr. Fox Crew Socks

    399

    Artists like Olivia Rodrigo, Willow Smith and Machine Gun Kelly have really revived statement pop-punk fashion trends with them. Like baggy shorts and tube socks. Check out the quirky ones from Mint & Oak.

    Fingerless Gloves

    2-pack fingerless gloves

    2-pack fingerless gloves

    399

    Fingerless gloves is a total standout accessory, not one that is easy to sport unless it’s a proper punk look you are aiming for. These finely knitted soft gloves from H&M would be a good pick, even for warmer weather.

    Crop Tops

    Women Mid-Blue Puff Sleeve Denim Crop Top

    Women Mid-Blue Puff Sleeve Denim Crop Top

    2490

    Have a ton of crop tops already? We bet you wouldn’t be able to resist this puff sleeved denim top by ISU. Basic, smart and versatile, it would be good fun accessorising this one.

    Khaki Pants

    Men Solid Essential Track Pants

    Men Solid Essential Track Pants

    549

    Camo pants and khakis have been a big part of the 90s grunge fashion. We picked out a basic pair of tracks in olive green from Infinia for you to start your punk look with. Pair with a sassy graphic tee and converse (this is hoping you have a funky hairdo in place already).

    Trucker Hats

    Made in 90's Embroidered Black Cap

    Made in 90's Embroidered Black Cap

    549

    Speaking of funky hair styles, not too blessed in the hair department? Even if you are, a trucker hat in your closet won’t hurt. In fact it’s needed to ace the punk look. Here’s one that says ‘made in the 90s’ from Lazy Panda. Sorted.

    Painted Sneakers

    Unisex Asymmetrical Canvas Shoes

    Unisex Asymmetrical Canvas Shoes

    1864

    Take your look several notches up with hand-painted sneakers. We have a whole list you can choose from. Confused? Close your eyes and get yourself this colourful pair by Rivir.