The Allure of Millennial Nostalgia

What’s fueling the obsession?

Kelsey L.O.
7 min readSep 28, 2023

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Photo Credit: Zoi Lunyova

Nostalgia: a sentimental longing or wistful affection for the past, typically for a period or place with happy personal associations.

The other day, I stumbled upon something in my Instagram discover feed that stopped me in my tracks. It was an account dedicated entirely to the American Girl Doll catalog from the ’90s, which I…

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Kelsey L.O.

Texan/Norwegian = Texawegian. Forever dwelling in the realm of possibility and curiosity. Editor of The Lucid Prose. Find me on instagram: @hellokelseylo