Whether you opt to be nude, or you get styled to the neck, the citizens of black rock desert love to express themselves through their fashion. While the styles have changed over the years, and some things like tutus are a playa staple that you can not leave at home, other looks come and go. If you want to have the latest looks when you arrive at the burn, here are the top ten fashion trends for the burn in 2018:
Military Inspired Hats: This is the hottest trend in headwear at the burn these days. Bedazzled, disco plated, LED lit, these creations are as unique as you and can be easily found on Etsy, or you can make your own! Be forewarned that these hats are handmade and could be your one investment piece for the year.
LED Accessories: Last year you could see dozens of people had picked up some new LED shoes, and from there the possibilities seem endless. Ten years ago LED lights were expensive, but now El wire can be bought for less than $10. You can get LED rings, necklaces, hair accessories, mouth guards, clothing, tutus, and more. If you are feeling crafty, try adding LED lights to your clothing with this helpful tutorial.
Furry Hoods: Don't be fooled by the hot days, because it can get cool on the playa. In the evening it's smart to carry your furry hood just in case you decide to see the sun rise. Bonus if you snag a hood that also includes hand warmers.
Bedazzled Goggles: These covetable encrusted accessories are everywhere these days, and they can be easily acquired on Etsy, or you can create your own!
Flash Tattoos: These started making their appearance on the playa around 2013 and every year people think of new and creative ways to incorporate them on their bodies and faces. These days more colorful and lace white tattoos are gaining momentum as the gold and silver ones become more and more ubiquitous.