The signal of the horns took on a brand new that means at San Francisco’s Outdoors Lands Music Pageant this weekend. 

Dozens of individuals dressed up in cow prints in what would be the largest style pattern of the competition, held yearly in Golden Gate Park. 

“I really feel a part of a bunch and likewise fundamental,” mentioned Sophie Cooper of Lengthy Seaside, who wore a cow print high and bucket hat. 

Grecia Torres (left) of San Francisco and Chelsea Bailey of Nashville each sport cow print outfits at Outdoors Lands, on Saturday, Oct. 29, 2021.

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Minutes into our temporary interview, Cooper was joined by 4 different cow-themed festivalgoers (and two pigs). 

“Is it a competition outfit or a fancy dress?” she requested rhetorically. “Nobody is aware of.” 

Cooper mentioned she purchased her outfit from Amazon — “And I hate myself,” she added. 

Quick style gave the impression to be the secret for the cow-print wearers. Practically everybody interviewed for this story mentioned quick style websites, similar to Shein and Vogue Nova, served because the supply of their funky printed pants, tops and hats. 

Miriam M. and Reem Y. of Orange County sport cow print hats at Outside Lands, on Saturday, Oct. 29, 2021.

Miriam M. and Reem Y. of Orange County sport cow print hats at Outdoors Lands, on Saturday, Oct. 29, 2021.

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Amanda Bobo, additionally of Lengthy Seaside, mentioned she was impressed to put on cow print pants partially due to musician Doja Cat’s music “Mooo!” by which she repeatedly sings, “B—ch, I am a cow.” 

Shannon Mo of Berkeley mentioned cow affinity runs deep for her. 

“I am very cow-centric,” she mentioned.

Mo is a Taurus, was born within the Chinese language 12 months of the Cow and referred to herself as “diehard cow.” 

Nicole Woo (left)  of San Francisco shows off her cow print overalls at Outside Lands, on Saturday, Oct. 29, 2021, while Josh Rudolph of San Francisco sports a cow onesy near the Lands End stage at the festival.

Nicole Woo (left)  of San Francisco exhibits off her cow print overalls at Outdoors Lands, on Saturday, Oct. 29, 2021, whereas Josh Rudolph of San Francisco sports activities a cow onesy close to the Lands Finish stage on the competition.

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She beloved being a part of this yr’s cow pattern, considering it could have been impressed by musician Mitski and even HBO’s “West World.”


“I believe it is nice,” she mentioned. “Cows are comfortable, mild, fantastic animals.” 




From left: Zack, Regina and Woody from Los Angeles head show off their cow print outfits while heading towards the Lands Ends stage, at Outside Lands, on Saturday, Oct. 29, 2021.

From left: Zack, Regina and Woody from Los Angeles head showcase their cow print outfits whereas heading in direction of the Lands Ends stage, at Outdoors Lands, on Saturday, Oct. 29, 2021.

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