The cottagecore aesthetic took over the internet in 2020, and it looks as though it is here to stay. It is defined as a romanticised interpretation of a simpler, agricultural life.
Unsurprisingly, the pandemic and nationwide lockdowns have led to a yearning for an idealised past where there were no small apartments and only endless rolling hills. While this may not have been the reality of people during the agricultural revolution, it has been a source of comfort and inspiration for those who are feeling stifled by the current restrictions.
This is also true for weddings. In a year where so many weddings had to be cancelled because of lockdown restrictions, the desire for a perfect wedding day, surrounded by your loved ones, in a beautiful setting sounds like a fairytale.
In fashion, the cottagecore style brought together the idea of comfort and designs in harmony with a life spent in the gardens or fields. Although varied depending on minor, aesthetic tweaks, elements of…