Fashion comeback: The 1990s are in again

The 1990s are in again, with people embracing Dr Martens boots, hair scrunchies and chunky sneakers

Business marketing student Kimberly Ong, 22, recently bought her first pair of Dr Martens.

The signature boots from the English footwear brand were last popular during the early 1990s when grunge was fashionable - before Ms Ong was born - and now they are trendy again.

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A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on May 17, 2019, with the headline 'Fashion comeback'. Subscribe