For Women’s History Month 2023, The Shade Room’s “He is a TrailblazerThe series celebrates women who have broken glass ceilings and made groundbreaking contributions across creative lines on social media. Join us to celebrate these inspiring trailblazers who are empowering future generations.
In an era where content creation is more accessible than ever, Aliyah’s Interlude has proven himself The “IT Girl” of social media!
This Atlanta-based fashionista has a strong presence in Instagram, Twitter, TikTokand YouTubewhich allowed him to put his eponymous aesthetic—#Aliyahcore—on many people’s radars!
Aliyah Brings Her Beloved #Aliyahcore Style to the Internet
In addition to captivating fans with her style through photos, Aliyah also provided several tutorials on how to achieve the #Aliyahcore look. The aesthetic consists of many accessories, including (but not limited to) double-up belts, fishnets, earmuffs, garters, and feathers.
Mini skirts, bikini tops, statement-making boots, and midriff-baring shirts are also used to create #Aliyahcore outfits, which are all about being cute, spicy, and unapologetically expressive.
Additionally, pink is ESSENTIAL in #Aliyahcore, and colors like black, white, and red are also often combined.
OTHER GRWMM #aliyahcore EDIT!!! Gotta go back to my pink roots!!! 🤭😭😭 #aliyahcore #fyp
Replying to @romiomi1711 FINALLY STYLING THE BIG RED BOOTS IN ALIYAHCORE 🤭💖💞 💕💞!! ear muffs from @handsomegirly #fyp #aliyahcore #green screen
This content caught a lot of people’s attention and encouraged them to create their own Aliyah-inspired looks, which were shared online by tagging #Aliyahcore.
We should also add that style is for everyone, as Aliyah has shown men in the past.
Replying to @jamess.raww First Aliyahcore 4 men outfit 🤭💖, it can be female or male whichever you choose lol , check out @SajalieX music 🖤🖤 #fyp #aliyahcore
With all the attention Aliyah has drawn to her own aesthetic, she’s cemented her status as a fashion trailblazer that’s taking over the internet!
fashion is my favorite art form because you get to do something new every day
— ? (@aliyahinterlude) January 24, 2023
Can we PLEASE realize how completely appropriate and petty it is for a black girl to have an entire aesthetic named after her? For other black women? Like some bad bitch out there, but I’m not surprised black women are ALWAYS trendsetters. #aliyahcore pic.twitter.com/SAtpjiBiKq
— pussy facing the world (@ashchubbybunny) January 24, 2023
Aliyahcore TODAY, aliyahcore TOMORROW, aliyahcore FOREVERRRRR
— az so mf cute (@Azsocute) January 15, 2023
She Is Actively ‘Making Strides’ In Fashion and Beauty
At the forefront of his own aesthetic, so are we have to give a shoutout to Aliyah’s other major moves!
First, Aliyah notably caught the attention of MAC Cosmetics and was featured in a recent commercial to promote the brand’s Locked Kiss Ink formula. IKTR!
Gabriette and I were together in a commercial?? I really won!!🤭🥰 pic.twitter.com/vPl45mWiMR
— ? (@aliyahinterlude) February 15, 2023
She also recently walked in London Fashion Week, and Aliyah even had the chance to close the MOWALOLA show.
I just walked my first show @MOWALOLA_ at london fashion week and closed the show 💖💕 !!! pic.twitter.com/dAmsPs401O
— ? (@aliyahinterlude) February 18, 2023
Aliyah reflected warmly on these major steps last month, noting that “being a darkskinned girl making strides in the fashion industry is amazing to watch.”
me being a darkskin girl making strides thru the fashion industry is so beautiful to watch bro like i never saw this growing up !!😭😭💖
— ? (@aliyahinterlude) February 19, 2023
We should also add that diehard #Aliyahcore fans will be pleased to know that she recently spoke about the prospect of starting her own bag line.
def releasing a collection before the end of the year, i don’t want it to be fast fashion so it will take a while😘
— ? (@aliyahinterlude) February 23, 2023
As such, Aliyah’s status as a striking fashion icon is undeniable, and—while her eponymous aesthetic continues to draw fans in—she’s making some serious moves!
Shoutout to Aliyah’s Interlude, and we can’t wait to see what else this trailblazin’ fashionista does!