Jeans

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I remember just a few years ago how big of a deal jeans were to me. I literally only wore super skinny black jeans, if they weren’t skinny I wasn’t wearing them. As time passed, I began wearing boyfriend/girlfriend jeans and eventually high waist mom jeans. Now, I practically walk past every pair of jeans in site when shopping. Don’t get me wrong, jeans are the easiest thing to throw on when all else fails but I’m okay with a little challenge when it comes to my outfits. Skirts, dresses, jumpers/rompers have been my go to’s lately. I feel less restricted and more myself.

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Every now & then there’s a pair of jeans that catch my eye & make it impossible for me to turn away. Bell bottoms, culottes, any distressed and embroidered jeans always grab my attention & make me reconsider minimizing my jean collection. That clearly will explain my infatuation for these AH-mazing high waist-wideleg- distressed hem Free People jeans ! I was in awe from the moment I laid eyes on them. In 10 seconds I imagined all the different outfits I could put together based on this one pair of jeans.On this day I paired these babies with a orange button up blouse I stumbled upon at the Salvation Army, my new straw bag purchased at the Goodwill (I love the wooden handles), tan tasseled mules from Espirt, and a pair of STUNNING gold earrings purchased from Aldo’s! (Aldo’s? I asked myself the same thing)

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I’m all about statement items that are also practical. I love being able to dress my outfits up or down and not be confined to one particular style. Be on the look out for me wearing these jeans with flats, sneakers, booties, you name it I’m wearing it.

 

Similar Items:

Love Moschino denim culottes   Gap Women Washwell High Rise Denim Culottes  Tomcsanyi - Cropped Denim Culottes

Express Bell Sleeve Off The Shoulder Shirt  See by Chloé Textured Blouse  Maje - Pintucked Crepe Blouse

 

Anne Klein Salome Block-Heel Tassel Mule Sandals           Fabio Rusconi Tassel Mule          Monsoon Tamara Suede Tassel Block Heel Mules

 

Mogor Women Hand-woven Straw Shell Clutch Bags            JADEtribe Large Basket Tote       Camel Pom Pom Tassels Straw Tote Bag

Shopping In The Men’s Section

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If it isn’t easy to figure out I LOVE being a female, this post right here should finalize that thought. Yeah we have our tough days that I’m sure men will NEVER understand or be able to relate but that just makes us even more magical. Any who, when it comes to fashion, being a female is so much moreee intriguing. I mean we can kill it in the simpliest outfit when paired with the right killer heels & accessories but if you’re versatile like me, I like to throw on some kicks and an oversized men’s shirt, jacket, jeans, shorts, you name it! If it fits me then it works, men’s or women’s.

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Versatility is a must when you’re a thrifter honestly, vintage items just don’t fit the same. For example, “mom jeans” aka 90’s style high waisted jeans run super-duper small, making it almost impossible to find the perfect pair if you have any type of hips or a booty. So shopping in the men’s area would definitely benefit anyone with any type of curves looking for vintage denim. If you’re going for the off the shoulder button up shirt/ jacket trend, you’re more than likely going to find the perfect fit in the men’s area as well. Let’s just face it, men can be good for something right ? ( haha just kidding)

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On this particular day, besides my kicks, my entire fit was thrifted ! ( I love when that happens) I wore a button up cropped wrap top I purchased from the Goodwill thrift store, a pair of men’s linen pleated shorts purchased from the East Village Thrift Store, my favorite wicker basket bag also purchased from the Goodwill , & a pair of white Stan Smith Adidas I caught on super sale from Macy’s. I honestly love comfort, comfort will ALWAYS be key when it comes to me.

 

Similar Items:

Sky And Sparrow Floral Tie Front Top  Charlotte Russe Floral Surplice Bell Sleeve Top   River Island Petite red spot wrap tie cuff crop top

Carven Pleated Shorts            J Brand Underhill Linen Shorts          Isabel Marant Étoile 'Ivy' pleat shorts

adidas Skateboarding Stan Smith (White/White/Green) Skate Shoes         Patricia Nash Caselle Small Basket Bag           Ray-Ban Oval Flat Sunglasses