Necklace - flea market, Cropped ribbed tank top - UO sale, Yellowish Shirtish Thing - flea market (vintage), Shorts - vintage pants DIY cut distressed bleached, Shoes - wholesale-dress.net, Bag - military surplus, Sunglasses - flea market (vintage 1950s), Bracelets and Rings - assorted (flea market, gifts)
Ah, summer! Street harassment is in the air...
You may remember that I addressed this last summer. I know, I know: it's just a fashion blog. However, so much of fashion is how we, as women, choose to present ourselves to society. I strongly feel that you should be comfortable presenting yourself however you see fit (and in accordance with the weather -- it is already getting freaking HOT in LA and I am wearing the booty shorts) without fear of the male gaze. Remember: nothing you wear makes it okay for men to harass you. If it makes you uncomfortable, it is harassment, and it very often is demeaning and the byproduct of sexism.
Here is a great little write-up on assertive responses to street harassment.
My summer attitude inspiration is going to be Rose McGowan at the 1998 VMAs: