Thomas Kikis for Second City Style Magazine
For those jaded, fashion obsessed souls, what is on the runway is
reality. Couture is simply dressing up and avant-garde is their version
of being “risky”. But what about actual reality: Fashion that
doesn’t require six rounds of fittings, a personal relationship with
someone at LVMH, and an American Express Centurion Black card? Sometimes, seeing what actual human beings put together can be just as inspiring as front row seats during Fashion Week.
As the weather starts to warm up, people can finally show off how
they’ve decided to mix and match their highs and lows without hiding
behind a puffy Moncler jacket or fussy Burberry trench. I decided to take it to the streets and see what people are wearing. Here are some of my favorites.
Michelle, 24, Law Student
What are you wearing?
My shirt is Doo.Ri for Gap, my pants are Miu Miu, and my shoes are
Fendi. My clutch is Bottega Veneta. My watch is my grandpa’s old Rolex.
Why I stopped her?
Ever since Lindsay and Mischa became too drunk to pull together an
actual outfit (or even call a stylist) and resorted to leggings 24/7,
it seems that every twenty-something girl decided to follow suit. So
when I spotted a girl wearing proper pants I knew it was too good to
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