Lifestyle

What celebrities look like with mullets and shag haircuts

Celebrities can’t get enough of mullets and shag haircuts in 2020. The hairstyles, however, have been popular since the ’70s and ’80s. Stars like Jane Fonda and Rob Lowe both rocked mullets in earlier decades. Now, celebrities including Miley Cyrus, Rihanna, and Zendaya are bringing back the trends. Visit Insider’s […]
What celebrities look like with mullets and shag haircuts
Strategy

A Wharton professor says late boomers and Gen X will take centre stage over millennials by 2030 — here’s why we should be paying attention to them

Mauro Guillén is an expert on global market trends and professor at the Wharton School, where he holds the Zandman Professorship in International Management and teaches executives, MBAs, and undergraduates. The following is an excerpt from his new book, “2030: How Today’s Biggest Trends Will Collide and Reshape the Future […]
A Wharton professor says late boomers and Gen X will take centre stage over millennials by 2030 — here’s why we should be paying attention to them
Lifestyle

Stella Artois is getting into the 5-star virtual hotel business, offering wake-up calls from Liev Schreiber, room service delivery from Eva Longoria, and fluffy branded robes

Belgian beer brand Stella Artois has launched a new, celeb-curted virtual hotel experience that brings the comforts of a five-star hotel to a few lucky guests at home. Called Hotel Artois @ Home, the experience includes a wake-up call from actor Liev Schreiber, branded robes delivered to guests’ doors, room […]
Stella Artois is getting into the 5-star virtual hotel business, offering wake-up calls from Liev Schreiber, room service delivery from Eva Longoria, and fluffy branded robes
Lifestyle

Interior designers reveal 17 trends they wish would disappear

Insider asked interior designers about decorating trends they don’t like. Experts said all-white interiors and open shelving are impractical for most people. Shiplap, palm prints, and accent walls can look overly trendy and easily become dated. Visit Insider’s homepage for more stories. Decorating trends come and go, but designers think […]
Interior designers reveal 17 trends they wish would disappear
Lifestyle

12 ‘bad’ fashion trends that people hate but stylists love

Insider spoke with stylists to figure out which divisive trends they actually like. Experts told Insider they like chunky sneakers and loafers, which can be comfortable and chic. Retro-inspired looks, like bell-bottom pants and tie-dye prints, also earned praise from the pros. Visit Insider’s homepage for more stories. Sometimes the […]
12 ‘bad’ fashion trends that people hate but stylists love
Lifestyle

15 style trends experts predict will be everywhere in the next decade

The next decade of style will be all about being out-of-the-box, whether that entails breaking gender norms or incorporating technology into your outfit. Insider spoke with fashion experts across the industry to determine the biggest fashion trends that will dominate the next decade. Many trends will be reminiscent of the […]
15 style trends experts predict will be everywhere in the next decade
Lifestyle

The biggest home trends over the last 100 years

Home trends have greatly evolved over the last 100 years. Insider spoke to Justina Blakeney, founder of Jungalow, and Corey Damen Jenkins, founder of Corey Damen Jenkins & Associates, about how home decor has changed through the years. Homes in the 1920s were inspired by the Art Deco movement, and […]
The biggest home trends over the last 100 years
Lifestyle

17 home trends from the 2010s that need to disappear

The 2010s inspired some poor design moments, including the overuse of mason jars as home decor. Chevron-patterned accessories and DIY chalkboard walls were popular throughout the 2010s, but the styles look dated today. Luckily, it seems as though trends like painted floors and nautical decor schemes will stay in the […]
17 home trends from the 2010s that need to disappear
Lifestyle

How home design changed every year throughout the 2010s

Home decor went through phases throughout the last decade, highlighting how interior design evolved throughout the 2010s. Some of the trends were new, like using large greenery as decor or the rise of millennial pink, while others were a renaissance of older home looks, such as wallpaper or velvet furniture. […]
How home design changed every year throughout the 2010s
Lifestyle

9 fashion trends from the early 2010s that are already coming back

Trends from the early 2010s are already making their way back into mainstream fashion. Animal print, for example, has become popular again, with stars like Kendall Jenner and Kim Kardashian West rocking the trend frequently. The popular bandage dresses are also back with a more modern, up-to-date look. Visit Insider’s […]
9 fashion trends from the early 2010s that are already coming back
Lifestyle

Experts reveal the 7 shoe trends from the 2010s that should disappear

Insider spoke to designers, podiatrists, and fashion experts about some of the worst shoe trends from the 2010s. Wedge sneakers were called out for being impractical. Sock sneakers, sock boots, and slides don’t offer proper support, meaning they can potentially be harmful to your foot and ankle. Visit Insider’s homepage […]
Experts reveal the 7 shoe trends from the 2010s that should disappear
Lifestyle

8 beauty trends people will stop wearing by 2020

The beauty industry exploded throughout the 2010s, especially in part due to influencers and YouTubers. However, many of the trends made popular this decade will soon disappear. Extreme cheek highlighter, for example, will likely take a backseat to subtle glows. People will also probably stop wearing Instagram-inspired eyebrows and super […]
8 beauty trends people will stop wearing by 2020
Lifestyle

A $1,500 at-home fitness device beloved by Kate Hudson and Reese Witherspoon was the top trending exercise of 2019

Google recently released its “Year in Search Trends” for 2019. Among the most popular exercise trends were innovative and high-tech fitness solutions, including the Mirror streaming device and a workout with electrical muscle stimulation. But some old-school workouts, like planks and medicine balls, appeared on the list alongside some unusual […]
A $1,500 at-home fitness device beloved by Kate Hudson and Reese Witherspoon was the top trending exercise of 2019
Lifestyle

7 home trends from the 2010s that will disappear

Interior design has evolved over the last decade, with trends coming in and out of style frequently in the 2010s. Insider spoke to three interior design experts about the decor trends they think won’t come back in style. Ashley Quinn, the vice president of creative marketing at Interior Marketing Group, […]
7 home trends from the 2010s that will disappear
Lifestyle

The 30 biggest food trends of the last decade

Like most markets, the food industry is subject to the shifting tides of consumer preference, especially in today’s viral world. Over the last ten years, there have been countless trends and fads, including avocado toast, sustainable cooking, and gluten-free products. From matcha teas and coffees to elaborate, over-the-top desserts, here […]
The 30 biggest food trends of the last decade
Lifestyle

25 celebrities who had the best style of the 2010s

Kim Kardashian West, Bella Hadid, and Hailey Bieber have been some of the biggest celebrity trendsetters of the decade. Stars like Gigi Hadid and Rihanna made ’90s and 2000s-inspired fashion relevant again. Jennifer Lopez and Kendall Jenner weren’t afraid to rock the “naked” look, which became one of the most […]
25 celebrities who had the best style of the 2010s
Lifestyle

14 things everyone will have in their homes in 2020

As we head into the new decade, trends for 2020 are already making themselves known, particularly in the home sphere. Modsy, the digital design platform, released its annual “State of the Home” Trends Report, curated by vice president of style Alessandra Wood. The report predicts trends for 2020, according to […]
14 things everyone will have in their homes in 2020
Lifestyle

10 foods that were wildly popular in 2019

As 2019 comes to a close, it’s time we looked back on the food and drink items that captured the national spotlight over the last year. Hard seltzer isn’t a new product, but it became the unofficial drink of the summer in 2019. Insect protein, meat alternatives, and natural wine […]
10 foods that were wildly popular in 2019
Lifestyle

10 beauty trends that should disappear by 2020

Some beauty trends that were popular throughout the 2010s haven’t exactly aged well. Although they were popular throughout the 2010s, tanning beds can be dangerous and increase one’s risk of developing skin cancer. Graphic, negative-space eyeliner should be left behind since it’s not flattering for most eye shapes or for […]
10 beauty trends that should disappear by 2020
Lifestyle

9 fashion trends inspired by the 2000s that are coming back in style

Fashiontrends from the early 2000s are now making a comeback. Heeled flip flops, for example, are now all the rage, with stars like Rihanna and Kim Kardashian West wearing them frequently. Necklaces made from seashells are also coming back in style, thanks to VSCO users. Visit Insider’s homepage for more […]
9 fashion trends inspired by the 2000s that are coming back in style
Lifestyle

5 design trends celebrities love that interior designers hate

Celebrity home decor can be a point of inspiration for many, which is why seeing inside their homes is such a thrill for fans. But celebrities also make design choices that professionals aren’t always a fan of. Insider spoke to interior designers about the celebrity design trends they hate most. […]
5 design trends celebrities love that interior designers hate
News

Amazon’s Whole Foods predicts the top 10 food trends and products of 2020

Amazon-owned Whole Foods has revealed its predictions for the top food trends and products in 2020. The list includes zero-proof drinks, watermelon seed butter, tiger-nut flour, and monk-fruit sweetener. Visit Business Insider’s homepage for more stories. Amazon-owned Whole Foods on Monday revealed its predictions for the top trends and products […]
Amazon’s Whole Foods predicts the top 10 food trends and products of 2020
Lifestyle

Fashion trends from 2019 that are already on their way out

We’re more than halfway through 2019, and the world has already seen tons of new fashiontrends. However, a bunch of these fads have already gone out of style. Tiny sunglasses, for example, have since been replaced by much bigger shades. Animal patterns like cow and zebra were also popular at […]
Fashion trends from 2019 that are already on their way out
News

People have called Crocs ‘ugly’ for years — but the company is hoping partnerships and a healthy dose of controversy will be its ticket to future success

Crocs’ clogs are some of the most controversial footwear on the market. Over the years, they have been featured on Time’s “50 Worst Inventions” list, described as “vermin,” and most recently pinned to the ugly fashion movement. But exploiting the tension between the lovers and the haters is all part […]
People have called Crocs ‘ugly’ for years — but the company is hoping partnerships and a healthy dose of controversy will be its ticket to future success
Lifestyle

19 wild shoe designs that you have to see to believe

The “ugly shoe”trend has been popular since 2018. Now, major retailers like Fashion Nova, Nordstrom, and ModCloth are selling wild footwear online. Not only can you purchase heels that look like pianos, but you can also find sneakers with built-in socks. Visit INSIDER’s homepage for more stories. Wild shoe designs […]
19 wild shoe designs that you have to see to believe
Lifestyle

14 fashion trends from the ’90s that should never come back

The ’90s brought tons of trends to the forefront of the fashion industry – many of which are still considered stylish today. Some trends, however, should be left in the decade of Britney Spears and Beanie Babies. Silk dresses, for example, were a favourite among women throughout the ’90s, but […]
14 fashion trends from the ’90s that should never come back
Lifestyle

10 fashion trends you can expect to see everywhere this spring

This spring, expect to see cowboy-inspired looks and plenty of tie-dye outfits. Chunky “dad” sneakers, as well as bright-orange pieces, will likely be trending this spring. Retro swimsuits are coming back in style. Visit INSIDER.com for more stories. With the turn of the weather and the influx of butterflies and […]
10 fashion trends you can expect to see everywhere this spring
Lifestyle

Bubble tea is a whole lot worse for you than regular tea. Here’s why.

While bubble tea has been all over Instagram for the past few years, it’s actually not that nutritious. The bubbles are made from fried tapioca, with is full of starch and sugar. The tea also basically lacks any minerals, vitamins, or fibre. Registered dietitian nutritionist Bonnie Taub-Dix said it’s just […]
Bubble tea is a whole lot worse for you than regular tea. Here’s why.
Lifestyle

8 wedding trends that you’ll see everywhere this spring

WeddingWire has put together some of the biggest trends you’ll likely see when couples tie the knot this spring. As couples focus on personalizing their weddings with modern and fun touches, get ready to see more creative lighting arrangements. Vintage decor elements, tropical blooms, and rattan wicker pieces will also […]
8 wedding trends that you’ll see everywhere this spring
Lifestyle

How the way we dress for work has changed over the last 100 years

Fashion in the workplace has changed drastically throughout the last century. In the early 1900s, both men and women were dressed to the nines – but just 50 years later, casual work looks began to emerge. Pantsuits dominated women’s fashion in the 1970s, and men in the ’90s began to […]
How the way we dress for work has changed over the last 100 years
Lifestyle

15 times members of the royal family caused a stir with their outfits

From Meghan Markle to Princess Diana, members of the royal family have made some memorable and controversial fashion decisions over the years. There are tacit rules concerning royal family members’ public wardrobe choices, so daring outfits tend to stand out. Some of these memorable fashion moments were more accidental – […]
15 times members of the royal family caused a stir with their outfits
Lifestyle

The most popular denim trend the year you were born

Jeans have been around since the 1800s and they have undergone a lot of changes. In the ’90s, big and baggy jeans were a popular trend. In the 2000s, skinny jeans and colourful jeans began gaining popularity. Fashion trends come and go, but denim jeans are one item of clothing […]
The most popular denim trend the year you were born
Lifestyle

10 skin-care trends you should stop following, according to dermatologists

Some viral skin-care trends can do more harm than good, according to dermatologists. Peel-off masks, charcoal masks, and DIY skin-care recipes can damage your skin. “Natural” and “organic” skin-care products aren’t always better. Visit Insider’s homepage for more stories. When it comes to skin care, it seems like there’s always […]
10 skin-care trends you should stop following, according to dermatologists
Lifestyle

11 fashion trends that need to disappear in 2019

Fashion was swept by some truly confusing looks in 2018. Many items seemed like they were intentionally designed to go viral or perplex the majority of consumers. Other trends were either difficult to pull off, uncomfortable to wear, or both. It’s time to retire bike shorts, boilersuits, sock sneakers, and […]
11 fashion trends that need to disappear in 2019
Lifestyle

4 beauty trends you’ll see everywhere in 2019

Looking ahead to 2019, Pinterest shared its top beauty Pins with INSIDER. Based on search traffic, the Pins give us an idea of the beauty trends we can expect to see during the upcoming year. Shimmery nails, berry-coloured lips, and foiled eye shadow are predicted to be everywhere. Regardless of […]
4 beauty trends you’ll see everywhere in 2019
US

Harvard Professor Steven Pinker on 7 trends that show world progress

This year, Harvard professor Steven Pinker topped Bill Gates’s top book list with Enlightenment Now, a book that challenges people’s questions about world progress. According to Pinker, the world is actually getting better. In his book, Pinker uses history and statistics to outline world trends which position progress within a […]
Harvard Professor Steven Pinker on 7 trends that show world progress
Video

How bangs became an iconic hairstyle that took over the world

Bangs or “fringe,” as it’s known pretty much everywhere except the United States, has been an iconic hairstyle for centuries. We examine the origins of bangs, and talk to real women who reveal how high-maintenance the look really is. And we took a trip to Préma Hair in Manhattan’s lower […]
How bangs became an iconic hairstyle that took over the world
Tech

The majority of baby boomers now own a smart device

A new study by the American Association of Retired Persons reports that baby boomers are consistently using new technologies. More and more Americans over the age of 50 are embracing smartphones, laptops, and desktops in order to stay in touch with their family and friends. As this chart by Statista […]
The majority of baby boomers now own a smart device
Tech

12 tech trends that will define 2018

No one can predict how the future will shake out, but we can make some educated guesses. Global design and strategy firm frog has released its forecasts for the technologies that will define the upcoming year. Last year, the firm correctly predicted that buildings would harness the power of nature […]
12 tech trends that will define 2018
Markets

Warning lights are flashing for Australia’s economy

One swallow does not a summer make and some scratchy data doesn’t mean the entire economy is falling into a hole. But there have been some nasty surprises in some key economic data points over recent weeks. Today a monthly survey from the Ai Group which tends to be a […]
Warning lights are flashing for Australia’s economy