Wave goodbye to those pristine clean-girl mood boards as the fashion trends take a bold turn toward the sultry and flashy Mob Wife aesthetic. This trend inspired by characters like Gloria Delgado-Pritchett from ‘Modern Family,’ is everywhere marking its debut as the hottest style trend of the year.

Decoding the Term

The Mob Wife aesthetic is more than just a style; it’s a vibe that’s a mix of old-money luxury, ’90s supermodel glamour, and a touch of fur and leather trench coats. Liberating you from the clean-girl checklist, this trend is all about a colour palette of monochromes and dark tones, emphasizing loud luxury with pre-owned vintage items like thrifted faux fur and antique gold jewellery.

Pop Culture Influence

Inspired by iconic shows like ‘The Sopranos,’ ‘Goodfellas,’ and ‘Griselda,’ the Mob Wife aesthetic draws from the stylish portrayal of Mafia, Italian, or European families. Despite the male-dominated narratives in these shows, the aesthetic seekers envision women with extravagant taste, creating a contrast with the on-screen script.

Celebrity Inspiration

If you’re ready to hop on the Mob Wife aesthetic, take cues from recent celebrity looks.

Hailey Bieber

Hailey is killing it with a YSL jersey mini dress and a jet-black warm faux-fur coat.

Rihanna


Miss Riri added a tomboy element to Dior’s signature look with a nylon outfit and a baseball cap.

Sofia Vergara


Sofia is the queen of the mob wife aesthetic, and she is nailing it with a bodycon Dolce and Gabbana look for their campaign.

Dua Lipa


Dua Lipa knows how to make a statement with a translucent maxi dress and a fur bold coat.

Deepika Padukone

Deepika Padukone slayed the Mob Wife aesthetic even before it went viral. She effortlessly flaunted a well-constructed leather jacket dress and lace tights for Louis Vuitton’s Fall/Winter fashion show.

It’s time to let go of the clean-girl vibes and let the Mob Wife aesthetic takeover. Let out your bold, sultry, and flashy side to nail the trend.

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