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Swiftie couple recreates Taylor Swift album covers

Swiftie couple recreates Taylor Swift album covers


Two married Swifties launched into a mission to recreate all of Taylor Swift‘s album covers after the singer introduced her new document “The Tortured Poets Department” on the Grammys in February.

Charlie Fowl — the “main Swiftie” of the 2, in accordance with husband Ryan Clifford — had the thought after Swift made the shock announcement whereas accepting the Grammy for best pop vocal album.

The challenge is a continuation of what the couple had accomplished for Halloween final yr — dressing up as Swift and her boyfriend Travis Kelce. Charlie shaved his head and Ryan had painstakingly recreated the pink “Repute” costume Swift wore throughout her Eras Tour in 4 days’ time — with sequins galore.

They documented the project for their YouTube page and once they posted the ultimate outcomes on social media, their followers cherished it.

Charlie Bird as Travis Kelce and Ryan Clifford as Taylor Swift during Halloween 2023.
Charlie Fowl as Travis Kelce and Ryan Clifford as Taylor Swift throughout Halloween 2023.

@mrcharliebird/@itsryanclifford through Instagram


“And so they cherished seeing Ryan as Taylor Swift,” Charlie informed CBS Information, to which Ryan replied with fun: “They love watching me make a idiot of myself.”

In 11 posts on their Instagram accountsthe couple is spanning all 16 years of her profession. From her debut album “Taylor Swift,” launched in 2006, to her latest launch, the 2 spend just a few days prepping for every shoot — piecing every outfit collectively from new garments or from what they already personal and creating backdrops or scouting close by locations to recreate the appears.

In any other case, it is simply them, a hoop gentle and an iPhone, Charlie stated. It takes six to eight hours a day, he stated, to finish one album cowl.

“She’s been by a whole lot of totally different appears and hairstyles,” Charlie stated. “Day-after-day, we’re making an attempt our greatest to recreate that in a means that, like, authentically makes him look extra like Taylor Swift.”

“We’re simply fortunate that I’ve obtained lengthy, curly hair, which makes it versatile,” Ryan responded as his husband laughed.

The husbands say that Swift’s reputation is because of her lyrics which can be, in a phrase, relatable. Charlie, a medical therapist, stated he has purchasers who use her songs to assist them describe what they’re feeling.

“That is only a good instance of how she has grown to imply a lot to so many individuals, as a result of she’s type of taught us — as a era — how you can join with the feels,” Charlie stated.

And Ryan, a digital marketer, wholeheartedly agreed — including additionally it is aspirational.

“She’s simply obtained this wonderful thoughts that comes up with these lyrics,” he stated. “However on the finish of the day, she’s only a lady, you realize? And all of us really feel like, ‘Oh, she’s a woman. She’s going by it.'”

The couple attended two live shows final yr through the Eras Tour. Charlie informed CBS Information it was like a journey by his personal adolescence. “1989,” he stated, is the right pop album.

“I like strutting round to ‘Fashion,'” he stated, to not low cost her different music. “There’s one thing in regards to the ‘Repute’ set that’s simply… highly effective.”

What would Charlie do if he ever met Swift? Apart from freak out, in fact, Ryan joked together with his husband.

“Hopefully, I’d have the composure to be composed,” Charlie responded with fun. “It actually has really been wonderful to look at her develop and tackle challenges and turn into extra resilient by them.”

“I am grateful that she has been keen to share that artistic present and it is impressed me to be extra artistic and extra in contact with myself as properly.”

The 2 have been excited to recreate the most recent album, with Charlie noting it is doubtless the funniest for Ryan to do.

“There’s going to be a whole lot of laughing — at my expense,” Ryan stated with fun.



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