A pop of color. Sheer black tights. And of course, killer heels! Yes, we’re talking about Style Icon beware_of_my_heels’ effortlessly cool style. We’re breaking down her looks so that you can dress as chicly as she does—we even talked to Michèle about her fashion sense!
THE GIRL BEHIND THE HEELS
Michèle hails from Switzerland and showed up on the blogging scene about a year ago. She quickly gained popularity here on Chictopia and other fashion sites, and now holds the title of Style Icon! We asked her a few questions about her personal style.
What prompted your interest in fashion?
I think I always loved fashion, but I what I wore wasn’t very fashionable. I guess since I have [joined the internet fashion community] I’m more interested in fashion then ever before.
How would you describe your style?
Honestly, I’ve had to answer this question so many times and I’ve never known an precise answer because my style always changes. I just don’t have one style, I try out a lot and wear many different things. So that’s the reason why it’s so difficult to describe my style. Sometimes it’s girly, sometimes, rock, sometimes casual…It depends on my mind and how I feel.
What is the most-worn item in your wardrobe?
My jeans shorts or some of my white dresses. Or maybe my black H&M hat!
What is the most important factor when you get dressed?
I have to be comfortable but also chic and fashionable!!
GET HER LOOK
There are definitely has some essential beware_of_my_heels pieces that can be worn over and over again in different combinations. Let’s dive into the main elements of this girly rocker style.
We often see Michèle in soft shades of white, grey, and pink. Basic garments like shift dresses and slouchy pants in these colors are important in getting the beware_of_my_heels look.
Distressed denim shorts are great for Michèle’s casual looks—she pairs them often with white shirts and blazers. Top off the look with some aviator sunglasses, or wear with black tights when it’s cold.
Urban Renewal Cutoff Short: Urban Outfitters, $44
Frayed Cuff Denim Shorts: Forever21, $17
Washborn High Waisted Shorts: Lulu’s, $71
Whether it’s furry or feathered, a hat is a great topper for any look that needs a little more. Michèle has a hat on half the time we see her, and we’re loving the look!
Fur Bomber Hat: Dick’s Sporting Goods, $35
Pendelton Indy Hat: Urban Outfitters, $62
A Pop of Color
Finally, the most essential thing to a beware_of_my_heels outfit is a pop of color! Michèle generally favors soft or neutral colors, but she has some great
pieces that really make her outfit stand out, like a red clutch and bright blue shorts.
Seamed Pencil Skirt in Yellow Raisin: Nordstrom, $68
High Waist Blue Shorts: Romwe, $29.99
Never a Dull Moment Red Shoulder Bag: Modcloth, $25
We’ve determined that Michèle has great style, and we hope our tips help you to achieve a similar rocker-chic look. But that doesn’t mean you have to follow her exactly! Use this article as inspiration for developing your own personal style. Good luck!
Which Chictopian’s style would you like see featured next? Leave a comment or send us a tweet @everybodyisugly!
by Heather (headbandit)
all images via beware of my heels