Monday, September 26, 2011

UK Riot Girl

Bear with me y'all. Flickr erased all my photos last night - putting them back takes time!
sassy suspenders kpop pose stare at right corner checkered converse drinking coffee discreetly
Xhilaration plaid cropped jacket (XS) (worn inside out) // Forever 21 blue tee (M) //
H&M leather biker jacket (Euro 4) // Forever 21 suspenders (worn down) //
H&M hunter green slim fit jeans (Euro 6) // Converse/DIY checkered All-Stars (5) //
Aldo snake coil ring (5) // Urban Outfitters double face watch //

Photography: JJ

SHE'S A REBEL, SHE'S A SAINT. The strange title is from my old screen name in junior high. Yes, once upon a time Angie had her punk/goth experimentation phases. I googled this and apparently "Riot grrrl" is an underground feminist punk movement based in the Pacific Northwest - who knew? My British friend Ben approved of my interpretation of a "London juvenile misfit" outfit: success. Yeah, I felt 5x more badass stomping around campus last Thursday (9/22) in this get-up. As I recall, it was cold and moody most of the day, but here comes the sun right when we were shooting in McMillan courtyard.

PLAID + LEATHER JACKET + SUSPENDERS DOWN is the combo here. Wearing suspenders the cool and hip way makes my tush look really funny from behind but it was worth the extra deciliter of attitude. Add the little plaid cropped jacket I scored from Kileen's blog sale for only $5. Turned it inside out to match my royal blue tee and despite all the tags sticking out, it fit in perfectly with the misfit them. Finished off with my old Chucks, DIY checkered with fabric paint.

You should check out Ann He, a 16-year-old photographer that I just spotted in Seventeen Oct 2011 issue. She was one of the finalists and I googled her out of curiosity. Her fashion photos are breath-taking to say the least. Lookbook-perfect doesn't begin to describe the ethereal and artistic creativity that embodies her photography. This girl has the eye of the tiger camera. And she's only 16 ... holy crap. What was I doing at 16 !?

Biochem, immunology, science overload. Do not deny the Bill Nye.
black and white jacket kickflip mcmillan hall plaid and blue prepare the fist here comes the train clover leather wings rock on, peace out
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Fashion Inciter September 26, 2011 at 5:51 PM   said...

Ah, I love the outfit. I have cargo pants like that with pockets all over them. I was on the search for a perfect pair,( cause I love cargo pants) I found them, I was, however very unhappy when I finally wore them to find out the pockets were sealed. What has this world come to? Great post and pictures!

In Palace September 26, 2011 at 6:56 PM   said...

interesting outfit!

In Palace ♥

Nikki September 26, 2011 at 7:04 PM   said...

I love the pants! You look cute as always, Angie :)

CAMILLA September 26, 2011 at 8:56 PM   said...

you ROCK girl..
love your photos great outfit too

ahoymichelle September 26, 2011 at 9:29 PM   said...

Oh man, I love your pants!

sugar sugar September 26, 2011 at 9:36 PM   said...

the black and white picture is soooo cool! love your jacket angie! ^__^

Yuna September 27, 2011 at 12:34 AM   said...

the pants + leather jacket = love!! haha I don't know why but the combo looks so cute!

Anonymous September 27, 2011 at 3:34 AM   said...

i want a jacket like that!! love the last picture :D

Unknown September 27, 2011 at 2:26 PM   said...

LOL your pictures always make me smile :) I like that jacket...looks like it fits nicely...

Love your sassy-ness Angie! :D

Fash Boulevard September 29, 2011 at 2:43 AM   said...

ah i love this outfit. so cute. that jacket is perfection. super glad i found your blog. adore it already. i'm following. I'd love if you'd check out of my latest Lauren Conrad inspired outfit post. I took the pictures in front of her old house on the Hills. So pretty. Love to hear what you think.Thanks love. xoxo

Natalie Leung September 29, 2011 at 9:04 AM   said...

such a cute blog, and you've got unique style! definitely following <3


Kileen September 29, 2011 at 9:46 AM   said...

how creative of you to turn the jacket inside out! i love it!! and your pictures are always so much fun!

cute & little

Unknown September 29, 2011 at 10:32 AM   said...

this look is KILLER. I love how you embodied the whole vibe so flawlessly :) beyond gorgeous photos!


Angie | September 29, 2011 at 11:20 AM   said...

@Fashion Inciter i knoww! i hate it when pockets aren't really pockets and am delighted to find hidden ones in dresses and skirts. thanks always for your sweet comments. looking forward to your blog so i can comment back there more often!

@Chelsea Lane chelsea, you're so so sweet! thank you :)

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