Culted Community Talks: Motorola in a Maybach? It’s a yes from us

Culted Community Talks: Motorola in a Maybach? It’s a yes from us

by Ollie Cox
3 min

The Y2K fashion trend is a movement that ironically lives on Tiktok, consumed by a generation with an online fashion archive at its fingertips. Think Paris Hilton in pink or Keira Knightly and Jamie Dornan coffee runs in Notting Hill. 

Y2K? Completed it mate. Last week we reposted a clip from @momomaserati, showing the folding phone holder of a vintage Mercedes and you guys loved it. Momo is the owner of 3030 vintage, and it’s safe to say he knows a bit about Y2K fashion. A passport to a simpler time, the flip phone is a beacon of early ‘00s nostalgia and surprisingly, one of the coolest accessories you can own

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User @art_seeker_ commented, “I swear humanity peaked in the early 2000s”, which, tbf, we get. What could be better than driving a vintage Mercedes, matching your tortoiseshell shades to your maple interior, Soulja Boy playing in the background?

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Of course, times have changed, and the obvious danger was pointed out by user @junkmotherjess, who described the addition as “dangerously cool STILL”. Sure, you can’t just get your flip phone out and drive anymore, but hey, it still looks cool. 

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Nothing gets past the Tik Tok sleuths, with @s.jury adding: “[I] turned into a detective but this is from a Maybach 57”. @tu.BabyDaddy was quick to identify the year: “What in the 2001 is going on here? 

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Times may have changed, but we can’t resist a hearty dose of nostalgia. Is a Motorola Y2K on your hit list?  

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