Holographic fashion has been quite a trend—from making an appearance that awed everyone on the runway back in 2013, the trend has come a long way. Taking its inspiration from the 70’s glam punk era, this trend screams party, looks gorgeous in photographs and has a retro yet futuristic vibe to it! It has made a mark in the world of beauty as well. This trend incorporates elements of glitter and the metallic trend to create something that’s bold and the experimental. If you’ve spotted this trend on your Instagram feed, we’re here to hold your hand and take you through 5 ways you can embrace this trend without looking OTT.
 

Holographic Backpacks and Purses

Holographic Backpacks and Purses

You might have spotted these in H&M or online at ASOS. These backpacks add a unique element of spunk to an otherwise dull outfit. So if you’re wearing something that you feel is average and needs a bit of zing, all you need to do is throw on a holographic backpack. This will look best on an all-black outfit, be it a dress or even joggers with a basic t-shirt.

 

Holographic Chokers

Holographic Chokers

This small piece of an accessory can make a huge difference to your look. Holographic chokers will give you the liberty to explore the holographic fashion trend without making it seem OTT. You can gradually build and add more elements of holographic fashion into your outfit if you think it works for you. Frankly, we don’t see any reason why it won’t!

 

Holographic Sneakers

Holographic Sneakers

While the classic Adidas Superstar sneakers will always be everyone’s favourite, it won’t hurt to sometimes channel the sci-fi lover in you by opting for holographic sneakers. You can team the up with almost anything and look like you’ve jumped straight out of a sci-fi flick in the most acceptable way ever.

 

Holographic Nails

Holographic Nails

Who said clothes are the only way to give this trend a shot? Like we mentioned, the holographic trend is not just a popular apparel trend, but has branched into beauty and even hair! And because everyone’s pretty much losing their minds over chrome nails lately, you can try the holographic-chrome nail manicure! You can even DIY, if you’ve got the time!

 

The Holographic Mini Skirt

The Holographic Mini Skirt

We know wearing holographic clothes might not seem ideal, especially in a country like India, but a mini skirt is just the right piece for you to balance your look. Pair a holographic mini with a basic shirt. Stick to whites, blacks and greys. A holographic mini will be an amazing alternative to a sequinned mini which has become way too common now. There, we just created the perfect look for your next party!

Holographic fashion might seem like a bit of a stretch when it comes to actually pulling it off, but with these tips you can happily embrace the trend without seeming like you’re trying too hard. So, how many of these holographic fashion trends would you try?

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