Normcore has become a hot fashion trend, but do you know what it’s really about? Find out where you belong on the Normcore spectrum! Who would you say is your fashion inspiration? Gwyneth Paltrow. Steve Jobs. Calvin Klein . The original creator of the Normcore concept was...? A writer for New York Magazine. The branding company K-HOLE. Jerry Seinfeld. Rachel Zoe. Normcore as a fashion statement is: Laziness and lacking the funds to actually be fashionable. A backlash against haute couture. Ironic. So unfashionable that it's uber-fashionable. What is Normcore's true philosophy? Like 'nerdcore' but without the ironic glasses. Fashion is meant only for the rich and elitist. Actually it's a big idea - with a fashion concept of "Acting Basic" being only part of it . To be ordinary and look like you just don't care. If you're out and about sporting Normcore fashion, what would your footwear look like? Sensible shoes from Walmart. None at all - let your toes hang out (no pedicure if you're a chick) . Adidas shower flip flops paired with white athletic socks . Vintage Air Jordon kicks. If you're truly Normcore, and someone asks you to go hang-gliding in a neoprene suit, what would you say? "Dude I've got my own super-hi tech neoprene suit, BRB!". Shriek "Are you out of your mind?! Neoprene?!" while backing away slowly.. "Sure thing!" and roll with it. . "Can I wear my Tevas?". You're reading a fashion magazine such as Vogue or WWD and it's current feature is Normcore. What's your reaction? What happened at the photo shoot? Did everyone come down with the flu?. How nice! They’ve caught up with a 3-year-old trend.. (Sigh) Oh, you sad fashion editors! You’re doing it all wrong.. I knew Birkenstocks would come back in fashion! Hopefully I can find mine!. How would you describe your typical look? Simple elegance from modern designers . What's on sale at overstock.com . Utilitarian and comfortable. A blank canvas. That je ne sais quoi of fitting in anywhere. If you're a hardcore Normcore aficionado, what type of person would you relate to the most? A man wearing a 'These colors don’t bleed' t-shirt. Your grandpa wearing a fleece pullover and mom jeans. A hipster wearing artfully shabby 90s grunge attire. The truly cutting-edge fasionistas that have thrown over-the-top fashion trends out the window, at least for the next week or so. Where might you feel most at home? At a Jack Johnson concert. With anyone, anywhere - you're adaptable . Cruising the racks of minimalast and anonymous-looking clothing designed by Jil Sander and The Row. Hanging out on the couch drinking PBR.