Youth Word of the Year
Both Instagram and TikTok have "VSCO-Girls". Do n’t you know what that means? We will tell you who this expression refers to.
This is a girl from VSCO: a young girl dedicated to sustainable fashion
The term VSCO-Girls was coined by the photo editing application VSCO, which, like Instagram, has various editing options and feed designs.
As part of this application, a certain style has been developed, which is attributed to VSCO girls. These are young girls who can be recognized by accessories. The most important are so-called elastic bands [hair bands made of wrinkled fabric], bracelets and natural appearance.
This style is widely used at VSCO and aims to show the idea of sustainability. Girls and young women pose outdoors in the sun, barely make up, and oppose the use of plastic.
Although the application has been available since 2011 and the number of users has been steadily increasing, the term was only intensively searched on Google in mid-2019. If there are no structural changes in the publisher, it may This year's popular candidates for young words.
This is how you use VSCO-Girl
The term "VSCO-Girl" is more difficult to use because you must belong to the VSCO community. In addition, the term should also be partially understood, and there are many imitated videos that bring sustainable atmosphere through cocoa powder and criticize Polaroid cameras, Birkenstock and permanent smiles.
If you call a girl or a woman "VSCO-Girl", it will soon be negatively understood and a person will be triggered by imitating their own values. Therefore, when using it, please make sure that the person has a certain irony.
Examples of VSCO-Girl
- Human A: "What kind of person is your new roommate?"
- Character B: "Well, she is a VSCO girl …"
- Human A: "How is your Tinder dating?"
- Person B: "Very good, she is really cool, but a bit like a VSCO girl …"
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