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Paris Hilton and the reclaiming of Y2K power 

Megan Cassidy looks at the second chapter female celebrities are claiming for themselves, this time on their own terms.

By now you’ve probably been targeted with an Instagram ad for a hot pink bubble chair or found yourself seriously considering a bucket hat for your summer staycation. Maybe you’re suddenly drawn to bright, in-your-face colours, embellishment, dare I say… velour? 

It’s true, tack is back, and a Y2K resurgence has washed up a host of sleeping celebrities ready to fulfil our new desire for the glittery, the . . .

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