Category Archives: Carrie Leilam Love

Don’t Mess Up When You Dress UP: Response to Bitch Magazine

 Below is a conversation Carrie Leilam Love and I had earlier today over G-chat about the recent post by Kjerstin Johnson on the Bitch blog entitled Don’t Mess Up When You Dress Up: Cultural Appropriation and Costumes. We were both struck by the amount of

Don’t Mess Up When You Dress UP: Response to Bitch Magazine

 Below is a conversation Carrie Leilam Love and I had earlier today over G-chat about the recent post by Kjerstin Johnson on the Bitch blog entitled Don’t Mess Up When You Dress Up: Cultural Appropriation and Costumes. We were both struck by the amount of

Dressed to Protest

All I can think about is Occupy Wall Street! So I’m bringing you a guide on how to dress for your local occupation. Things you will need: Waterproof steel-toed shoes: Both of these are by Severus and if you want

Dressed to Protest

All I can think about is Occupy Wall Street! So I’m bringing you a guide on how to dress for your local occupation. Things you will need: Waterproof steel-toed shoes: Both of these are by Severus and if you want

Do Door Knockers Make You Black?

A few months ago Kreayshawn scorched the internet with the rapid spread of her video for Gucci Gucci. Lot’s of people were HELLA mad at Kreayshawn. They were like, “This bitch thinks appropriating black culture & style is OK!”  And

Do Door Knockers Make You Black?

A few months ago Kreayshawn scorched the internet with the rapid spread of her video for Gucci Gucci. Lot’s of people were HELLA mad at Kreayshawn. They were like, “This bitch thinks appropriating black culture & style is OK!”  And

Hi, You’re Stylish! Katrín Lilja Ólafsdóttir puts the Reyk in Reykjavik.

Reykur in Icelandic means smoke. The name of Iceland’s capital city, Reykjavik, means Bay of Smoke. I’m pretty sure they call it that because Katrin Lilja Ólafsdóttir lives there and her outfits are ON FIRE. I found Katrín while perusing

Hi, You’re Stylish! Katrín Lilja Ólafsdóttir puts the Reyk in Reykjavik.

Reykur in Icelandic means smoke. The name of Iceland’s capital city, Reykjavik, means Bay of Smoke. I’m pretty sure they call it that because Katrin Lilja Ólafsdóttir lives there and her outfits are ON FIRE. I found Katrín while perusing

Uncomfortable Beautiful and Pragmatic Cowboys

The title of this week’s post is weird because I am writing about three pretty unrelated things. It’ll make sense if you keep reading. Also it’s a happy accident because I think I finally found the phrase that encapsulates my

Uncomfortable Beautiful and Pragmatic Cowboys

The title of this week’s post is weird because I am writing about three pretty unrelated things. It’ll make sense if you keep reading. Also it’s a happy accident because I think I finally found the phrase that encapsulates my

Fashion Choices that Make me Uncomfortable

Dear Readers, When I started fashion blogging, I made a promise to myself that I would never be mean or judgmental in my posts. I share a fashion philosophy with the sweet and courageous Bill Cunningham, who basically says that

Fashion Choices that Make me Uncomfortable

Dear Readers, When I started fashion blogging, I made a promise to myself that I would never be mean or judgmental in my posts. I share a fashion philosophy with the sweet and courageous Bill Cunningham, who basically says that

Chesty Gillespe’s Spirit Animal is Peg Bundy

This is Chesty Gillespe: And this is her spirit animal: I like that Chesty’s spirit is a person not an animal because my spirit animal is an early 70s muscle car, also not an animal. Hey Chesty, does your spirit

Chesty Gillespe’s Spirit Animal is Peg Bundy

This is Chesty Gillespe: And this is her spirit animal: I like that Chesty’s spirit is a person not an animal because my spirit animal is an early 70s muscle car, also not an animal. Hey Chesty, does your spirit