The Brief: #WhatIdWear trend on TikTok is marked by creators modeling their outfits if cast in various TV shows and movies.
#WhatIdWear trend on TikTok is going viral. Typically, the trend consists of creators showcasing the different looks they’d don if they were in a particular movie or show as part of the #WhatIdWear trend. These videos are trending on TikTok’s “Discover Page,” with the hashtag having already garnered over 79.3 million views. Most of these videos are set to the track “Stunnin'” by Curtis Waters. There are over 97,000 videos linked to the sound. The trend is credited to fashion vlogger @TheNava.Rose. She first posted her video on May 17. The trend began rising in popularity in mid-June 2020.
@TheNava.Rose showcased what she’d wear as a Pokemon trainer, Star Wars Jedi, Marvel Hero, and and Hogwarts student. The video was viewed over 5.3 million times and received over 1.1 million likes.
TikToker @Gingersnark opted for the sci-fi, fantasy genre, and showcased her fits if she were cast in Star Wars, Game Of Thrones, Harry Potter, and Vikings. Her video was viewed over 3.6 million times and amassed over 446,000 likes.
Creator @Layerednliberte put a 90’s twist on the trend, modeling outfits she’d wear in hit 90s TV shows, like The Jamie Foxx Show, The Parkers, Living Single, and In Living Color. Fitting the throwback tone of the overall video, she switched the music to Monica’s “Don’t Take It Personal (Just One of Dem Days).”
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