Quiz: Which popular aesthetic should you try next?

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Are you bored of your current style? Do you want to try something new? Well, good news, there are hundreds of aesthetics out there for you to choose from. However, if you’re indecisive like me and don’t know where to start, take this quiz and find out which aesthetic is perfect for you!

  1. Congratulations, you’ve just been cast in your dream movie franchise! Which one is it?
    1. The Twilight Saga
    2. Harry Potter
    3. Star Wars 
    4. I’m obviously the newest live-action Disney princess
  2. What’s your favorite social media app?
    1. TikTok — I can spend hours scrolling through the funny videos there
    2. Pinterest — I love how I can make moodboards and plan out my life
    3. Twitter — What’s a better way to stay updated and entertained?
    4. I actually don’t use social media 
  3. Oh no, you need to leave ASAP! What can’t you leave your house without?
    1. The book I’m currently reading 
    2. My journal — You never know when inspiration will strike
    3. I can’t go anywhere without my iPhone
    4. A compact mirror to make sure I always look my best
  4. You can go anywhere in the world right now! Where are you heading?
    1. I would love to go to the hottest party in town!
    2. Paris, London or any metropolitan city with a rich history
    3. Does outer space count?
    4. The Italian countryside 
  5. What are you currently craving?
    1. I actually just saw this cool and trendy recipe on TikTok
    2. A warm pastry snack from my local cafe
    3. Rocky road ice cream with extra marshmallows
    4. I’ve been wanting to make a charcuterie board
  6. Which fictional character’s wardrobe are you stealing?
    1. Cher Horowitz from “Clueless”
    2. Blair Waldorf from “Gossip Girl”
    3. Ramona Flowers from “Scott Pilgrim vs. the World”
    4. Elizabeth Bennet from “Pride and Prejudice”
  7.   
    1. Y2K: Get those low-rise jeans ready because the Y2K aesthetic is your perfect match! Y2K fashion is all about bright colors, funky prints and anything that will make you stand out. The glitz and glam from the early 2000s match your cool and fresh personality!
    2. Dark Academia: You are extremely intelligent, so why not try out the dark academia aesthetic? Dark academia is for people who love private school uniforms and want to incorporate that into their everyday look. I mean, I can already see you walking to class with a cashmere sweater and book in hand.
    3. Techwear: Are you from space? The techwear aesthetic fits your out-of-this-world personality! Techwear focuses on utility and minimalism when it comes to creating outfits. This futuristic style will have you looking like the coolest person in the room.
    4. Cottagecore: Get ready to go on a picnic and embrace that cottagecore lifestyle with your carefree attitude! Cottagecore romanticizes the rural and simple life of the past. So all you need is a prairie dress, milkmaid top or flowy skirt, and you’ll be ready to embody this aesthetic!

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