May 25, 2022

When Lex Nicoleta described her private fashion as “someplace between a personality in ‘The Matrix’ and a coastal grandmother” on TikTok earlier this yr, she began one thing far more highly effective than a viral pattern or an web aesthetic. She awoke one thing in folks internationally, who deeply recognized with or aspired to the turtleneck-wearing, trip home-dwelling life of the older feminine protagonists of movies like “One thing’s Gotta Give,” “It is Sophisticated,” “Beneath the Tuscan Solar” and “Nights in Rodanthe.” (This was solely fueled by the truth that the primary on that checklist began streaming on Netflix in April.) (Additionally, whereas we’re right here, justice for Dr. Keanu Reeves.)