GRUNGE FASHION STYLE
Grunge style is all about leaving the tailored and form-fitting style behind; dressing in a loose, androgynous manner to de-emphasize the silhouette.
This edgy, rebellious style was originated from the grunge music genre and subculture emerged in mid 80s in Seattle. It was popularised by the music bands such as Nirvana, Soundgarden and Pearl Jam. It became widely popular in the '90s.
Loose & Relax fitting : Tattered, faded, distressed or ripped jeans, baggy pants, sweatpants, shorts
Crop/Tank tops : Usually paired with baggy jeans, biker shorts or skinny leather trousers
Oversized layers : Layering is used to create an oversize silhouette. Slouchy sweaters, leather or jean jackets, bomber and motorcycle jackets, oversized utility wear
Leather : Black Leather jackets are versatile and pair with any style, leather skirts and trousers are also staples of this style
Slogan t-shirts : Shabby slogan or favorite band t-shirts, short sleeve over long sleeve t-shirts
Plaid : Flannels shirts over tops or tied around the waist, mini pleated tartan skirts, plaid pants
Fishnet : Mesh and fishnet tops and stockings
Boots : Black combat boots, Dr.Martens, sneakers, biker boots
Metal & Accessory : Metal details such as studs, chains and straps, chunky bracelets, spiky necklaces, chokers and hoop earrings. Beanies and baseball caps.
Dark colour make-up : Matte face, smoky eyes with rich-colored dark lips or no lipstick
Tattoos & Piercing :Intricate designs that make bold statements
Style Followers : Gwen Stefani, Miley Cyrus, Drew Barrymore, Winona Ryder