Aaliyah Archive

Aaliyah: fashion originator of athleisure and health goth

When someone’s style is described as “timeless”, it’s a rather flat, eye-rolling description. You think of the likes of Marilyn Monroe or Audrey Hepburn, whose fashion has been picked over so endlessly that it has become a meaningless byword for taste. It’s tempting to use that word to describe Aaliyah, who died in a plane crash 15 years ago this week. In fact, it might …