Harry Kinds simply launched a vibrant, retro-inspired, beach-set video for his newest single Watermelon Sugar. Filmed in January, forward of the coronavirus pandemic, the observe from the singer’s sophomore launch opens with a cheeky dedication — ‘to touching.’
Whereas the music video definitely does go away lacking the surface world, it makes a case for each vogue pattern that we’ve been eyeing for Summer time 2020. From outsized, tinted sunnies — a mode that’s predicted to exchange the tiny eyewear pattern to high-waisted briefs with bows, there’s an abundance of traits within the video that runs simply over three minutes.
This is our choose of one of the best vogue moments from the music video.
Not your grandmom’s crochet
Positive, crochet could have had the status of being related together with your granny, however Harry Kinds injects a brand new degree of cool into this pattern with this neon-hued crochet tank. In case you are nonetheless not sure and wish a bit of nudge, we urge you to take a look at the recent new avatar that crochet had on the catwalk earlier this 12 months. With Altuzarra and Giambattista Valli, crochet took the type of skin-baring crops and bra tops, whereas Stella McCartney opted to create lace-like crochet attire with plunging necklines — good for a day on the seashore some recent fruit. Watermelon, maybe?
The most recent dad-inspired silhouette to get the Harry Fashion remedy? Sweater vests. The model’s reputation snowballed on the autumn 2020 runways with manufacturers like Gucci, Prada, Christian Dior, Prada and Fendi. Due to intricate patterns, thrilling necklines and outsized silhouettes, these vests could be styled in quite a lot of iterations — cropped variations layered over midi attire, clashing prints paired with slouchy trousers — or you possibly can simply embrace the ’70s as an total vibe and replicate the singer’s disco collars with a cropped sweater vest look.
Some prefer it crop
Within the ’80s and ’90s, cis-men like Will Smith to Mark Wahlberg had been baring their midriffs in crop tops. Nonetheless, the pattern quickly died out because the notion man sporting a crop high should, on the very least, be female. Nonetheless, with public figures like Harry Kinds and Billy Porter normalising the concept of males in historically feminine silhouettes, gender norms in vogue are dissolving. Wearing a crop high, a thin scarf, and destroyed denim, Kinds could not look extra the a part of a poster-boy for the brand new period of enlightened masculinity.
From types like high-waist briefs with little bows, mix-and-match floral and stripe patterns to apple prints, the retro, ’70s-inspired swimwear choices that the video showcases are limitless!
Watch the music video right here: