Monday, August 16, 2010

Fashion discourse: Animal instinct

I can't help but look at the black and white stripes and tan leather belt and shoes without thinking of the animal influences in fashion. After all, weren't zebras the first ones to make stripes popular? Animal hide aka leather is continually a source and inspiration for fashion. So does wearing these two influences together make a statement about the animal in all of us? I don't know, but I don't think it's a coincidence that the two go together quite naturally.
H&M top and pants; Nine West shoes; Vintage locket; J.Crew necklace and bangle; Vintage bracelet; Gap belt

4 comments:

Kristin said...

Fabulous observation and gorgeous look! Animal influences speak to me!

dulci said...

great top!

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Elle Sees said...

i'm almost wearing this same outfit right now!!!!

E said...

The brown belt is wonderful with the black and white stripes!

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