April 1990 Fashion Etc.: Tattoos, Wigs & Strawberry Frankenstein

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The April 1990 issue knows exactly what you need to wear. Six essential pieces, half of which are actually visible in the fashion story! Tattoo prints and embroidery! Ballet slippers with gold shoelaces for some reason! WIGS! All this plus ads for Rit dye and a demented t-shirt, intern testimonials and world-class letters, and much much more in our latest Fashion Etc. episode!

Episode Rundown

It Is April 1990


Fashion Feature: Want You Need

Fashion Feature: Nice Girls Wear Tats

Fashion Feature: Bloomin’

Making It: New Shoes

Beauty Feature: Wig City

Then & Now: She Could Have Dyed

Sassy Ads

Diary: Intern Power

Say What

Inside Out: How A Story Becomes

Goodbye For Now

I Hate Them All

Episode Notes

Guess Factory Fantasia Flared Leggings
"Vintage 1980s Beaded Jou Jou Oversize Sweatshirt" on Etsy
"Vintage Jou Jou jean jacket 1990s embroidered blue joujou denim coat button front soda bottle size M" on Etsy
"Vintage 1990's Betsey Johnson Tattoo Art Romper Playsuit" on Etsy
"Betsey Johnson 90s tattoo print top and leggings set" on JamesVeloria.com
"Mother: The Rambler Zip Ankle Floral Jeans" at NeimanMarcus.com
"The Self-Defeating Myth Of 'Pulling It Off'" at Nylon.com
Bonne Bell friday! review at MakeupAlley.com
friday! for sale on eBay
The Door
"You Can Always Do an Italian Accent, It's Never Racist" at KnowYourMeme.com
Tara's list of 50 greatest sitcom pilots at Cracked