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V MAN 2012, photo by josh olin’s

V MAN 2012, photo by josh olins

i recently came across this men’s editorial and it has been incessantly swimming through my mind. i find the photos very modern and the styling effortlessly exquisite. this editorial is for V MAN 2012 photographed by Josh Olins. i find these images to be effortlessly chic. i am very inspired by boys fashion, and particularly find skater and surfer styles extremely influential in my style and fashion in general.

i always find myself to be stealing clothing from my brothers closets (whenever i have the chance to go home) and casually throwing on their large cashmere sweaters and tee’s. i find girls in men’s gear very sexy and thrown together (ofcourse in a nonchalant way. styling should look subtlety put together, to look as though there was no thought at all. which is the way i like to practice my craft even,when i am dressing myself.I put random things together that somehow end up creating a ‘look’ here are some images that really spark me to shop in the boys departments or snagging frocks from my brothers..past boyfriends / current ones …etc
=”https://lexyrose.files.wordpress.com/2012/08/celinecampaign4.jpg”>celine campaign 2011, photographed by juergen tellerVogue UK 2012, photo by alasdair mclellanI love knit caps like this they are so sexy and easy to wear..a subtle detail that completes the tom boy aesthetic

french vogue, i believe 2002 (i scanned it in ages ago)emma balfour, image found on tumblrself service issue 20

french vogue 2010, photo by david sims

kate moss, vogue homme supplement

caroline de maigret, on the street. image i found on pinterest

dazed and confused, august 2012

the face, not certain exact date (image i have had for ages)

phoebe philo via witandelight.tumblr.com

self service magazine (i believe from 2008-another old scan)

angelina jolie, film still from “boy interrupted”

r ather then explaining the ways i dress i figured i might as well show you. generally, and not to be rude to those of you who blog their outfits, i think the whole think is a bit ego maniacal and silly. at least the act of doing so (for me). anyways i have found many of you bloggers out their to have very interesting tastes and decided i might as well show the way i dress myself. you can see that i am really not in to the whole taking photos of myself (the blurry and out of focus shots, and the long face…). ok so hopefully these photos will progress in time. now..my version of tom boy.

twisted tomboy look 1

varsity jacket from urban outfitters

white men’s ribbed tank.i bought from target in a pack

denim shorts by citizens of humanity

slingback heel’s with rose and gem details prada (worn throughout) i bought them at neiman marcus a bit ago..not sure if you can still purchase them

sunglasses (they have been blogged previously..and worn throughout ) super sunglasses you can purchase them at shopbop.com

twisted tom boy look 2

grey sweatshirt champion (stolen from my dad)

jean shorts citizens of humanity

prada shoes (see above details)

sunglasses (see above details)

twisted tom boy look 3

camo military inspired vest, club monaco (you can purchase them in select stores-i got mine at club monaco on 57th st nyc)

grey champion sweatshirt

canvas and leather bag, proenza schouler …i purchased this about a year and a half ago. i do not think you can get it any longer. 😦 however they have plenty of new options this season. by the way this bag is one of my favorites. soon you will find out i am quite the bag lady… i have an extensive collection. obsessed!