Dark Academia is an aesthetic that revolves around classic literature, the pursuit of self-discovery, and a general passion for knowledge and learning.The main color scheme is black, grey, beige, brown, cream, ivory, dark green, burgundy, and soft yellow. Usual fabric choices are more upscale, like cashmere, wool, and tweed, but linen and cotton are also very common. Accessories are usually minimal, like bracelets, rings, pendants, watches, cuff-links, and other dapper add-on pieces.
Light Academia is an academic aesthetic and emotionally positive and visually lighter counterpart of Dark Academia. Light Academia involves an interest in literature, music, art, history, and learning in general.Color scheme is typically made up of neutral shades like browns, beiges, cream, and white. Usual fabric choices are more upscale, like cashmere, wool, and tweed, but linen and cotton are also very common. Accessories are usually minimal, like bracelets, rings, pendants, watches, cuff-links, and other dapper add-on pieces.
Cottagecore is an aesthetic inspired by a romanticized interpretation of western agricultural life. It is centered on ideas around a more simple life and harmony with nature. Specific themes associated are the survival of the environment, food, and caring for people.Many cottagecore outfits are impractical for the farming and gardening work that the aesthetic revolves around. Cottagecore fashion commonly involves: Longer, loose-fitting, flowy dresses and skirts and layered clothing, Color scheme includes naturally occurring or faded colors including brown, baby pink, olive green, ivory, maroon, beige, ochre, light yellow, and baby blue.
Baddie is an aesthetic primarily associated with Instagram and beauty gurus on YouTube that is centered around being conventionally attractive by today's beauty standards. Because of the trendiness of the aesthetics, it can often be related to other aesthetics. The baddie aesthetic can be described as a girl who can pull off “badass” style or the new style of hip hop.Fashion choices may include bodysuits, crop tops, hoodies and ripped jeans.
Fairycore is an aesthetic surrounding the theme of nature, soft pastels, butterflies, magic, flowers, soft animals like bunnies, and the vibe of springtime. Fairies, or people who are fairycore, often have nature-related or crafty hobbies such as: going for walks, gardening, reading and drawing. Fairycore fashion includes: Wire-rimmed glasses, bows and ribbons, lace and sheer fabrics. Hair is typically worn in loose styles or in messy buns or quick braids.
Witchcore is an aesthetic centered around the themes of witchcraft. It also involves some elements of cottagecore or naturecore, since some of the aesthetic revolves around the outdoor setting. It often involves how to perform spells, magic, or gem collecting.Color scheme is mainly purple, green, or other dull colors. There is often a good deal of black in their wardrobe. Fashion frequently includes translucent black blouses, dresses, turtlenecks, chokers and tinted sunglasses.
Elegant aesthetic is described as being tasteful and refined, and showing a sense of being dignified in all ways. Typically associated with having expensive and high-quality tastes. Pleasing and graceful in their lifestyle.Fashion typically includes name brand options in majority neutral color schemes. There is a good deal of white and beige in their wardrobe. Outfits are often accented with jewelry that mimics the lavish style. For example, diamonds, pearls, and other precious gemstones.
Minimalist aesthetic captures the “less is more” approach to a minimalist lifestyle and style of decor. The style focuses on clean lines and organization, freedom, minimum distractions and maximum brightness. Minimal fashion is simple and quiet and doesn't have bold and bright colours like other aesthetics. Some aspects of the fashion may include: button up shirts, khaki pants, jeans, and collared shirts. Subtle accents, if any.