Bustle Newsletter: August 12, 2022

On Meredith Blake's iconic 'Parent Trap' looks, the jellyfish haircut, and more.

by Stephanie Talmadge
Elaine Hendrix as Meredith Blake in 'The Parent Trap'
Courtesy of Disney

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Justice For Meredith Blake & Her Iconic Parent Trap Looks

Look, did she do her best to get in the way of Hallie and Annie’s plot to reunite their divorced parents? Yes. Is it entirely reasonable to lose your sh*t when a lizard is placed anywhere near your head? Also yes. Was she serving 10/10 looks in literally every scene of this movie? Yes again. Every ensemble was straight out of an old-school Ralph Lauren ad in the best way. Her classic style has had a bit of a resurgence on TikTok lately, so we took the opportunity to shop out her most iconic outfits. Read More

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Why The "Jellyfish Haircut" Is Taking Over Your FYP

From the Botticelli bob to the bixie, 2022 is shaping up to be the year of bold, artistic haircuts. And the latest to join the ranks of these TikTok-famous chops is the jellyfish, which is like 50% bowl cut, 50% mullet, 100% cooler-than-you video game character vibes. Read More

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