The video amassed almost 400,000 likes and a near 10,000 saves, with other flying enthusiasts flocking to the comments section.
@clawdeeuhhh had some reservations: “Imagine you wear heels and your nicest coat but they don’t upgrade you so you’re looking bougie in the back of the plane by the bathroom lol.
But @kitenubber said: “I got a free upgrade to First Class this way.”
While dressing for an upgrade may be suitable, asking for one may be a step too far, according to the TikTok creator.
In another video, @cearakirk told a story of when she directly asked someone at the desk gate for an upgrade and was laughed at.