I have always been locked up inside of a very small box when it comes to fashion… I love clothes and I love to put together outfits. However, living in a tiny rural community and going to high school with those that gawk at anything other than jeans and I t-shirt, having a limited budget, and lacking of ANY good places to shop within a 3-hour radius really brings out the ‘fashion simpleton’ in me. Though I try to keep up by fantasizing about what I’d LIKE to be wearing, it’s been a rough journey, artistically speaking.
But now, I am leaving for college, and can’t wait to bust out a whole new ‘me’. What I used to get by with tended to be plain and usual, but more and more often I find myself in earthier, yet subtly sexier outfits. I like to dress my age, but I often find myself going for a more young, playful look rather than older and sophisticated, but I would like to change that when necessary.
I’m a purse FREAK. These and ‘jeans’ are my biggest splurges on clothing. (To give you a sense of my budget, though, my biggest purse ‘splurge’ was a $350 Juicy on sale for $130—- And it’s SO gorgeous!!—- and I am pretty sure my most expensive pair of jeans was $80. Not a huge spender.) I love a good shoe, as well, but I often find myself being drawn to shoes without logical places to wear them or shoes that wouldn’t go with a thing I own!!
I have always been locked up inside of a very small box when it comes to fashion… I love clothes and I love to put together outfits. However, living in a t… view more