Street Style: Shadow Dancing

By Kestrel Jenkins

“Your life will be transformed when you make peace with your shadow. The caterpillar will become a breathtakingly beautiful butterfly." -Debbie Ford in Dark Side of the Light Chasers 

Our style icon Bianca looks stunning in her most recent shift-of-the-seasons look. For Bianca :: "this look brings to mind the nostalgia, intrigue and romanticism of another era. In this hat, I embrace the darker, cooler side of my personality: introspective and androgynous, solemn, passionate. An adventurer at

heart, I imagine myself to be a character in a period piece, perhaps a detective or secret agent."

Hats always add a shadowed layer to our everyday aesthetic :: we love noticing beautiful souls who embrace every angle of their personalities, shadows and all.

Purple Bespoke Felt Hat (by O'Lover, handmade by Elwyn Crawford in USA)
Blouse (vintage + reused)
Leggings (vintage + reused)
Pearls (vintage + reused)
Bead Necklace (by Green Goddess Boutique)
Thigh High Boots (by Kailea Footwear)
Lipstick (by Zosimos Botanicals in Garnet)

Kestrel JenkinsAbout The Author

Kestrel is a globetrotter with small-town Wisconsin spirit. She has lived in Chile, London, Madrid & New York, soaking up and absorbing every moment of fashion and difference along the way. She has worked with People Tree, Global Action Through Fashion, The GreenShows, FashionMeGreen, Fashioning Change, Ecouterre, Inhabitat & EcoSalon. She loves words & garments, and reorganizing them both. For Kestrel, fashion is her favorite way to share stories. Her most recent endeavor, AWEAR, is a style-driven project intended to help inspire us to think about where our clothes are made, what they are made of, and who makes them.

 

 

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