My Personal Style.

I feel like I get asked to explain or define my sense of style a lot… so obviously I’m going to save us all and just tell my blog. Duh.

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 look at me all excited about this post (aka awkwardly laughing at myself for being really awkward on camera while shooting for this post). life is hard, k? moving on…

I would consider myself as someone who has a strong sense of personal style, vs. someone who just wears whatever is ‘trendy’ for that season.  I usually won’t literally buy into them until I’ve decided how it is best incorporated to fit in with my personal style. Like , I’m chic and am kind of an edgy hipster but still classic and individual… yet trendy.

For the most part, I have a semi-uniform that I wear because I know what looks good on me now, which is much different than what used to look good on me when I was heavier. I can talk more about how that aspect of my style has technically evolved later, but I’m almost always in high waisted skinny or straight leg jeans/pants and wear a ton of different tops. I now love wearing cropped tops because I can, but love to wear blouses and graphic tees all the same – my pants are consistent and the rest of my style is wild. How would I really define “my” personal style? I. Can’t.

Let’s play show and tell instead.


 stone cold style: elegant grunge.


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Seattle is a city full of creative people and fashion/art inspiration… My style has kind of an urban chic influence – I get a lot of funky ideas from street art, strangers style, window shopping , the architecture, even just walking around one of the many cool spots in the city.

I have a minor leather obsession and honestly can’t wait for the weather to cool down so I can start wearing them on the daily. I got this Lovers + Friends cropped long sleeve from PIPE+ROW here in Fremont a few weeks ago and have been wearing it nonstop – a perfect summer to fall transition top, in my eyes… the pendant is Vince Camuto.


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There’s nothing I wear more than my fave pair of destroyed cutoffs in the summer – I’ll even bear them into fall with a solid leather (like this one from Allsaints) plus booties or tights if I feel like it.


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Lipstick, leopard, and leather are major parts of my signature look. Those three things also give you insta-attitude and are scientifically proven to boost your bitch factor and therefore success in life by 432% per application or wearing. I literally love these Ivanka Trump flats so much but they are seeing their final steps.


SCB IRL: fave recent fits.


My favorite night of the week to get pretty and go out is Thursday, because that’s when Seattle has all the best music (in my humble opinion). I get to see my favorite people and dance my little heart out!!! And sometimes I get white girl wasted too because I mean, COME ON, it happens to the best of us.

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This was just last Thursday at Detroit Swindle + Motez, who i love and therefore knew would require a functional fit to dance in. i knotted my Crooks + Castles tee so it was cropped and made the fucking mistake of wearing these high waisted faux-leather leggings from aritzia and was sweating my balls off, but the tunes were great. I was wearing Sex Machine, my new velvet matte pencil from NARS.

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I wore this out for Breach + Vanilla Ace. My earrings and that amazing necklace are both from chloe + isabel, my neon shorts are Naven and my top is by Lovers + Friends. I was wearing Diva, a matte from MAC.

xx

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