- Striped menswear button-down shirt - thrifted, with a DIY Peter Pan collar (see below)
- Charcoal high-waisted shorts - Forever 21
- Black crocheted tights - Betsey Johnson
- Black studded oxford flats - c/o Le Bunny Bleu
- Silver cameo necklace - from my Italy trip a few years ago; a gift from a friend
Thrifted Mens Shirt With Diy Peter Pan Collar
Recreate the look with Erica's Peter Pan collar shirt tutorial:
How would you describe your style?
My personal style is feminine and vintage-inspired, but I do like incorporating modern trends and silhouettes into my outfits to keep things fresh. I'm also a huge fan of quirky novelty prints and bright colors.
What's your favourite piece in your wardrobe?
Oh, that's a tough one, but I am rather attached to my navy sailor dress by Dear Creatures.
Who are your style icons?
Audrey Hepburn, Blair Waldorf, and Wednesday Addams.
Do you have any favourite designers?
Sretsis, Betsey Johnson, Erin Fetherston, Luella Bartley, and Marc Jacobs, to name a few.
Where are your favourite places to shop for new clothes?
I usually just head to the local mall and browse, but I just started thrifting (late to the game, I know) and have enjoyed checking out the thrift stores and estate sales around LA. I'm also a huge bargain shopper and will go to off-price stores like Marshalls and TJMaxx quite often.
Do you make or customise your outfits?
Occasionally! I enjoy crafting and making things with my hands, so every now and then I get an itch to create something, whether it's a vintage charm necklace, a bow headband, or even a knit maxi dress. Sometimes I see something online or in a store that I like and realize I can create something similar quite easily. Once I have an idea in my head, I have to make it right away.
Do you have any great tips for mixing up and personalising an outfit?
It's all in the details and the styling. Small accessories likes tights, headbands, and hats can instantly transform an outfit and make it your own. If you're crafty, you can even try personalising your outfits with handmade jewelry, scarves, and clothing. DIY is the ultimate personlisation.
Which other fashion blogs do you love to read?
There are quite a few that I read on the regular, but I've been digging October Rebel, Holly Dolly, and The Pineneedle Collective lately.
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