01 May 2012

thirfted: what I wore

Most days I spend in jeans and a handmade silkscreened t-shirt. But somedays I need to spruce up my attire. I dig further in my closet and drawers to resurrect some clothes which are loved yet neglected.

 Most of the time these special outfits are thrifted like the one above.
{gap skirt recently found at a thrift shop}

 I wasn't sure how I felt about the bow on this shirt and it spent some time in my sewing pile looking for a way to be altered. I gave it go and loved the look, especially with my hair up.
{ripcurl shirt found at a thrift shop during the summer of 2011}

 The boots are Dr. Marten's that I've had for about six years. I wear them nearly all winter long. The socks are from Urban Outfitters, I can't resist their sales when you need to stock up on socks and tights.

 My amazingly talented friend and I swapped earrings. She surprised me with this pair as red reminded her of me. Aren't they just the perfect match for my outfit?
earrings by Abigail Heuss
{click image to see her work}

Not only are these earrings gorgeous but they are made of recycled tin. Quite suitable for my thrifted get up.

happy tuesday!
xo, kim


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