• Woman tries on clothes grandmother wore on honeymoon and then packed away in suitcase 70 years earlier
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    Woman tries on clothes grandmother wore on honeymoon and then packed away in suitcase 70 years earlier

    A woman has tried on the outfits that her grandmother wore on her honeymoon in 1952, after opening up the suitcase that contained the clothes for the first time in nearly 70 years. Maddy Bill, who goes by the username @maddy_bill on TikTok, shared the green suitcase with her followers in a video posted in March, in which the TikToker explained that her grandmother had kept her honeymoon wardrobe in the suitcase “to this day”. “My grandmother kept all her honeymoon clothes in this suitcase to this day. Opening it up 70 years later,” she wrote in a text caption on the video, as she held the leather travelling case…

  • Coastal Grandmother fashion and home decor: TikTok’s viral trend
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    Coastal Grandmother fashion and home decor: TikTok’s viral trend

    Thus far, 2022 fashion styles have been dominated by low-rise pants and anything with a cutout, but the current trend taking over Tiktok and Instagram is pretty much the exact opposite. Enter: coastal grandmother. Coined by influencer Lex Nicoleta, a coastal grandmother is anyone who “loves Nancy Meyers movies, coastal vibes, recipes and cooking, Ina Garten and cozy interiors.” Fear not, you don’t have to be a grandma to achieve this aesthetic, nor do you have to be a mom, or even in your later years. Coastal grandmother is an aspirational lifestyle, as seen in many a Meyers movie, a la “Something’s Gotta Give.” Epitomized by Diane Keaton’s linen- and…