‘He’d twist things I said to make me feel that I was in the wrong. It was pure manipulation’
‘He’d twist things I said to make me feel that I was in the wrong....

Amanda Cassidy

The Michael Schumacher documentary is your new must-see emotional watch
The Michael Schumacher documentary is your new must-see emotional watch

Jennifer McShane

The most iconic Met Gala gowns through the years
The most iconic Met Gala gowns through the years

Jennifer McShane

Can’t nod off? Eating these foods should help you get a better night’s sleep
Can’t nod off? Eating these foods should help you get a better night’s sleep

Jennifer McShane

This miracle, unisex skin product should be stocked in every couple’s bathroom
This miracle, unisex skin product should be stocked in every couple’s bathroom

Shayna Sappington

8 must-see fashion documentaries all couture-lovers will adore
8 must-see fashion documentaries all couture-lovers will adore

Jennifer McShane

How to resell your pre-loved designer handbag
How to resell your pre-loved designer handbag

IMAGE

5 marvellous must-reads to add to your reading list this September
5 marvellous must-reads to add to your reading list this September

Jennifer McShane

Meet the top beauty bosses taking skincare to the next level
Meet the top beauty bosses taking skincare to the next level

Rose Mary Roche

10 genius decluttering hacks we can’t believe we didn’t know
10 genius decluttering hacks we can’t believe we didn’t know

Shayna Sappington

Image / Fashion

If you loved The Hills, you’ll remember these fashion pieces


by Freya Drohan
25th Jun 2019

Image via Instagram

blank

The Hills is back for a 2019 revival, but we’re still lusting after those babydoll dresses and low rise jeans of its noughties heyday.


Natasha Bedingfield’s lyrics might have purported that ‘the rest is still unwritten’, but the iconic reality show The Hills is back as of last night — and the story goes on.

It’s been almost a decade since the Los Angeles-based show outlined the formula for a gripping (albeit fluffy) “real life” drama, following the impeccably blond and permatanned lives of Lauren Conrad, Heidi Montag et al.

If you were a fan of the show the first time around, you were most likely swayed by the appeal of the Hollywood uniform. I mean, raise your hand if you were personally victimised by a puffball dress in the mid-aughts? After all, what could have been more enticing than dressing like the real life interns at the real life Teen Vogue West Coast office?

Over the course of four years, there were style highs and lows; and to paraphrase the words of Conrad herself, we can forgive them but we can never forget them.

Let’s throw it back to the City of Angels, circa 2006.

White denim

Zipped bandage dresses 

Caged stilettos

 

Sequin tank tops

 

Black alice bands

 

Babydoll dresses

 

Leather hot pants

 

Bug eye sunglasses

 

Low rise denim

 

Puffball hemlines

 

Questionable mini dresses

 

Chunky costume beads 

 

Slouchy bags

Also Read

Zendaya leather dress
FASHION
You will not believe how they made THAT Zendaya Balmain dress

The leather Balmain dress the actress wore at the Venice Film Festival last week was certainly not off the rack....

By Lauren Heskin

outfit
FASHION, OFF THE CUFF, WEDDINGS
How to pull off the Absolute Right Outfit for a wedding

For all the celebrated loveliness of a wedding, getting dressed for the occasion can be anything but. From the autumn...

By IMAGE

blank
FASHION
How dressing for your forties has changed

Designers Katie Hillier and Luella Bartley are both in their forties. They once told the Guardian, “…women don’t age in...

By Marie Kelly

blank
premium FASHION
Instagram shopping hauls need a sustainability makeover

There’s an Instagram and TikTok trend that sees users unbox large hauls from high street retailers, showing off the glamorous...

By Emily Kielthy

fashion documentaries
FASHION
8 must-see fashion documentaries all couture-lovers will adore

Get yourself giddy for the 2021 Met Gala this evening by warming up with one of these quintessential fashion documentaries.Tonight...

By Jennifer McShane

sales
FASHION, SHOPPING
How to shop your summer wardrobe in the sales

The summer sales are here and we’ve hunted for the best of the bunch to see you through the season....

By Holly O'Neill

blank
FASHION, WEDDINGS
Lily Collins shares photos of her divine wedding gown

See the breathtaking Ralph Lauren wedding dress in full. The Emily In Paris star and now-husband, director Charlie McDowell were married last...

By Jennifer McShane