Television has always influenced fashion and vice versa. From iconic shows like Euphoria to High Fidelity, we can but help recreate and dress like our favourite characters. So here are our picks for the Most stylish shows of 2020:
Arguably one of the most stylish TV shows of the 21st century and on this list, High Fidelity has some killer vintage fits. These were a true testament to 90s Seattle grunge and the original show. With the cast fitted with oversized cardigans, Hawaiian shirts, worn-leather outerwear, Dickies trousers, Nike Cortez, Vans Old School, and the classic band tee. Unfortunately Hulu canceled the show after just one fashionable season. But we can still take inspo from this stylish show. Stream now on ABC iView.
Set in post-World War II Hollywood, you know you’ll see some amazing vintage fashion. The show follows aspiring actors and filmmakers in Hollywood. The storyline is amazing but you’ll stay for the vintage glam and style. Los Angeles- based costume designer Sarah Evelyn really captures the late 1940s. From cuban collar shirts to vintage furs, your eyes will be amazed from one look to another. To say these costumes are iconic is an understatement, Ryan Murphy knows what he’s doing and that is why Hollywood is on our list. Stream now on Netflix.
Katy Keene is a spin-off of Riverdale, and takes place five years after the events of the first four seasons. But don’t get it mixed up, Katy Keene is vastly different from Riverdale. This show has style and beauty. The show follows Katy Keene (Lucy Hale), an aspiring fashion designer trying to navigate her way in New York City. Katy Keene costume designer Jenn Rogien, describes the character as fashion forward and sophisticated and it shows. With one killer look after another, you’ll have plenty of inspiration to choose from. Stream now on Binge and Foxtel Now.
EMILY IN PARIS
Although the first episode hasn’t even aired, the trailer alone will have any fashion lover frothing at the mouth over these stunning looks. Set in one of the fashion capitals in the world you know that you’re gonna see some amazing outfits. This Netflix series has been dubbed the new sex in the city, and for good reason as we see Emily played by Lily Collins in the trailer wearing a stunning black ball gown, an iconic black and white plaid two piece and more. best known for her work on Sex and the city, Patricia Field is the costume designer. And you know you’ll be taking styling tips from this show. Stream now on Netflix.
One of the most talked about shows of 2020, the highly stylised teen drama from HBO is known for many things. Style is at the top of the list. With arguably some of the best makeup and costumes for 2020. With colourful characters like Maddy Perez and her I.Am.Gia two-piece set or Jules Vaughn in literally anything she wears. Each character’s aesthetic speaks to deeper elements of their life and past traumas. Actually the whole cast is iconic it had to be said. This show is a must watch and we are definitely taking some ideas from this show. Stream now on Binge and Foxtel Now.
This Netflix comedy created by and starring Katherine Ryan, follows Katherine A `fashionably disruptive’ single mother who navigates life, love. The six episode series sees the lead character, managing her own business and being a mother all in fabulous, flamboyant outfits. With jewel toned coats, silk separates and statement accessories you will want to up your style game after watching this show. Serving up serious outfit goals Katherine Ryan’s new show is a must watch. Stream now on Netflix.
When talking about fashion, we sometimes forget about hair. Well this Netflix miniseries tells the inspiring tale of Madam C.J Walker, America’s first female self-made millionaire who founded a hair care line for black women. But this show doesn’t only have amazing hairstyles, it had show stopping fashion to match. Although Self Made is a fictionalised depiction of Madam C.J Walker, we know you’ll enjoy the hair and the fashion. Stream now on Netflix
Another Ryan Murphy show is on our list this time is Ratched, starring Sarah Paulson as Mildred Ratched, a young nurse at a 1940s mental institution, who becomes more and more jaded by what she sees on the job. Many will know Mildred Ratched from the book and movie “One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest”. Although this is a thriller/horror, that doesn’t stop the Paulson from wearing killer outfits and can we talk about that all yellow ensemble with matching hat, it’s to die for. Stream now on Netflix.
This Spanish comedy-drama web television series based on the novel series En los zapatos de Valeria by Elísabet Benavent. It is said to be the Spain’s answer to Sex And The City. The show follows a writer who is going through a marital crisis and finds solace in her three friends. With colourful outfits and a classic Spanish backdrop you’ll fall in love with these four ladies and there style. Stream now on Netflix.
NEXT IN FASHION
Hosted by Alexa Chung and Tan France, this reality series features 18 designers who compete with one another for a highly coveted prize which includes $250,000 and the chance to be stocked on Net-a-Porter. And with some of the biggest names in fashion like Monique Lhullier, Tommy Hilfiger and many more taking part in the judging process what’s not to love. This show really gives us design envy. We love it and we know you will too. Stream now on Netflix.