Monday, 4 August 2014

FATSHIONOLOGIE: AUGUST.





Creepers: Dr Martens (similar here)
Jeans: George at ASDA (similar here and here)
Denim Shirt: Vintage
Watch: Thrifted
Bracelets: Pip Jolley and Thfited

Friday Becky (from Does My Blog Make Me Look Fat) posted the most amazing challenge idea- Fatshionology. Every month has a theme (to be posted at any time  of the month) with a blog hop between all the other member. It sounded great so here is my first post on the theme of...

... breaking the rules.

I wasn't really sure what to post. There are hundreds of fashion rules that I seem to break (I'm a big fan of horizontal stripes, playsuits, leggings as trousers, oversized clothing to name just a few) but this is a challenge and wearing those seemed a little easy.

So my breaking the rules is- skinny jeans. Someone once said that fat people shouldn't wear skinny jeans but they show off my legs so well. But I don't know why I just don't seem to be able to wear jeans as of late. As a 12 year old I lived in black drainpipes (that I bought from Camden Market as it was the only place you could buy them) but as I've changed my style I am less confident in them. They're just a little to casual for me (I like dresses and skirts). But cropping the legs, and throwing on a shirt and leather I felt like on the of the Pink Ladies.

So this is me breaking my rules. Now I need to think of the ultimate second hand look.
Jodie x

6 comments:

  1. Way to break the rules! I think this is such a great idea for the upcoming months too, I can't wait to see more :)
    Psh, and skinny jeans look fantastic on you!

    The Dragonfruit Diaries

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  2. is a great post to breakin' rules about clothing, I know sometimes we feel uncomfy with kind of clothes, but you look good with jeans, and the jacket give equilibrium to the outfit, excelent!

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  3. I love your more casual look, it's cool and understated but still sexy!

    Gems x

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    1. Yeaaaasss! I love this look. Way to break out of your comfort zone and wear something new and different. I think the jacket really does make it pink lady-esuqe, heh heh heh~

      I am absolutely the same way about not feeling confident in skinny jeans--I haven't had jeans in my closet for geez, like since before middle school? And only then because people said jeans were "cool" to wear.

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  4. Bah, screw what other people say. They say shit for skinny girls too, there's no satisfying them!
    I love this outfit so much, looks rather bad ass!

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