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Zendaya’s vintage Versace dress is as old as she is

Zendaya is the queen of the digital crimson carpet.

The “Euphoria” actress was one of many trend favorites eventually month’s Emmys — and now, the 24-year-old is delivering one other knockout look.

On Saturday, she appeared remotely on the 2020 Inexperienced Carpet Trend Awards to simply accept the Visionary Award, sporting a vintage Versace dress from 1996 — the identical yr the previous Disney star was born.

“This is an unimaginable honor, it means the world to me,” Zendaya stated, per E! Information.

“I believe trend has at all times actually lived in my coronary heart ever since I used to be very, very younger. I really like garments and I believe it’s a lot extra than simply garments. I believe it’s artwork, it’s emotion, it’s feeling, and to me, via garments, I’ve been capable of finding myself and be extra assured in myself … rising into my womanhood.”

Longtime stylist Regulation Roach defined the inspiration behind the look to British Vogue, revealing he seemed to ’90s supermodels.

“[Zendaya] was truly born in 1996, so I assumed that it’d be enjoyable [for her] to put on one thing from that yr,” he stated. “It’s taking her again — if Zendaya had been of age then, possibly she would have been a Versace mannequin.”

The look was accomplished with Christian Louboutin heels from Zendaya’s closet.

“Individuals neglect that vintage is sustainable; it’s a method to scale back waste,” Roach continued. “And there’s at all times a narrative: who’s worn it earlier than, who made it, what did it imply to them, the place did you discover it? That a part of trend has at all times intrigued me, and brings extra life to no matter you’re sporting.”

Certainly, one of many fashion’s earlier fashions, Naomi Campbell, was delighted to see the brown model resurface.

“Stunning!! Bear in mind this dress and assortment nicely,” Campbell stated, recalling the yellow model of the identical design she wore on the runway in 1996.

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