Fashion has certainly changed during the coronavirus pandemic. Heels and mini dresses are taking a back seat to comfortable slides and matching sweatsuits, which have been filling Instagram feeds and Pinterest pages since March. Instead of relying on runway shows and collection launches, we’re now looking solely to social media for inspiration, furthering the E-girl revolution that’s already underway.
E-girls (along with YouTubers like Emma Chamberlain and TikTok stars like Kourtney Kardashian’s newest BFF, Addison Rae) are girls and women who are very internet-savvy and very fashion-forward, often resurrecting retro styles and turning them into modern, sought-after trends. Their latest endeavor should be a shock to no one: It takes after the internet’s favorite fashion guru, Princess Diana.
Yes, the tennis skirt is back , in all of its pleated glory.
The trend started to become apparent when Rae, TikTok’s highest earner, posted a video