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Young People’s Creative Repurposing

For years, young people have been finding new ways to use iPod Shuffles. They’ve been using the clips on the back to adorn their hair and clothing.

TikTok and Instagram Popularity

In 2021, a TikTok video of Kira Lyn Vaden using Shuffles as hair clips went viral. Since then, the trend has exploded on Instagram, with fashion influencers like Dove Clarke sharing photos of the look.

Celebrities Embracing the Trend

Pop artist Slayyyter and creator Madeleine White have recently been spotted wearing iPod Shuffle hair clips.

Nostalgia and Retro Tech

Gen Z’s interest in Y2K tech has fueled the revival of iPod Shuffle hair clips. They’re a way for them to experience a piece of the past.

Brands Incorporating Retro Tech

The trend has even inspired brands to incorporate retro tech into their designs. For example, Coperni released a purse that doubles as a CD-player.