What comes to mind when you think of vintage clothing? Outdated pieces from your grandmother’s closet? Less-than-pleasant-smelling garments dug out from the bowels of a thrift store? Whatever it is that hipsters wear? A lot of people have a skewed vision of what it means for fashion to be vintage. While all of the above… Read More
Although I do like vintage clothing and lifestyle, I was never really into the whole Rockabilly scene. Of course, this outfit is much tamer than typical Rockabilly style, but for somehow the bright red with the striking black contrast on this dress makes me think Rockabilly. Rockabilly to me looks more like Amy Winehouse, if I’m… Read More
I was never really into popular period TV shows like Mad Men and Downton Abbey where girls just raved about the fashions and the drama. I don’t know why, but it might be due to the fact that I was raised in a family of mostly boys. For me, fictional drama needs to be accompanied… Read More
When I wore this ensemble to one of our holiday parties, it was in the evening. The skirt looked more like a darker navy blue, and these photos made it seem much, much lighter! If you would like to see how dark this really is, take a look at my previous outfit. I couldn’t be… Read More
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It’s been a few weeks since summer officially ended. If the NSA were to print out my search history, they’d find things like “plaid” and “cool sweater” in a lot of my Google search terms! Though I’m excited that Fall has begun, part of me still wishes summer was around.