UO tank & purse, Kill City jeans, Jeffrey Campbell shoes, vintage necklaces I got swept away by some '80s nostalgia while cruising the internets and subsequently went all Mr. T on your arses in a muscle tee, oversized gold chains, and Isweartheyweren'tthistightlastyear jeans. Am I tough enough?
July 5, 2011
It doesn't get much better than elaborate crystal embellishment ;even at my craftiest I couldn't make this intricate paper lantern; Shadowplay's yarn necklaces are basically awesome fabric sculptures; If this was my home's entrance, I'd just walk in and out all day; This is how my accessories are organized in my fantasy closet; There has to be SOME occasion in which it's appropriate to wear a collar-harness thingy made of crystal spikes and chains.Find more
AG shirt; vintage shorts and belt, Daniblack shoes I picked up these shorts for 99 cents at the St. Vincent de Paul on Este Avenue (which is now clearly my new favorite store) and took them up a few inches during a DIY sewing kick. I'm not usually into dressing matchy-matchy, but I couldn't resist wearing my striped espadrilles with a striped top--you know, as a nod to the whole holiday thing.
July 1, 2011
A few of my favorite patriotic picks from indie crafters and designers 'round the world: 1. Vintage anchors sailor dress, $36 | 2. Striped messenger bag, $50 | 3. Patriotic friendship bracelet, $6 | 4. Vintage sweater, $56 | 5. Meli Melo Bon Bon bag, approx. $402 | 6. Low cut sweater dress, $83 | 7. Steampunk medal, $18 | 8. Jennifer Merchant ring, $76 | 9. Crochet chunky chain necklace,$18 | 10. Jena.Theo waistcoat,
The ladies in this edition of the Summer City Guide have an amazing way of mixing new and vintage and making you wonder "Why didn't I think of that?" Check 'em out:
Thanks to Jessy and Valerie for participating!