dressed up like a lady: The owls aren't what they seem.

Mar 14, 2011

The owls aren't what they seem.

I really think I should take more style inspiration from Twin Peaks.


I might be saying this because MC came home from playing trumpet at a jazz gig recently looking all dappered up, and I thought we looked very Audrey/Agent Cooper.


 So I grabbed some alternate shoes and did a little reenacting.
 Baby pink cap-sleeve sweater: vintage via the Getup
Plaid pencil skirt: Ripped tag, TJ Maxx find
Lipstick red patent heels: Pleaser
Little tan Italian oxfords: vintage via local antique store


Not a bad point of fashion inspiration, right? I'll see if in the future, I can do better justice to the show's hot mix of prim and sexy. All those pencil skirts, cap-sleeve sweaters, and 80's tight jeans make me want to watch the whole series again. Maybe I should!





We did an epic amount of thrifting this weekend, and I took home a boat load of stuff from all the different movie and TV fashion obsessions I've been nursing lately -- including the sexier works of David Lynch. Hopefully some of it will look as cool on camera as it did in the dressing room at the Salvation Army!

7 comments :

  1. Totally loved Twin Peaks (Except the movie version which was too weird for me) Inspired pictures,
    Marie @ Lemondrop ViNtAge

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  2. Twin Peaks is one of the best shows ever!! Very cool!!

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  3. that plaid pencil skirt is amazing! your waist looks super tiny!!
    i've always wanted a beauty mark right near my eye like Sherilyn Fenn

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  4. I have never seen Twin Peaks, but it is def. on my 'to watch' list! I love the screen caps and your outfit-costume-nod!

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  6. You guys look great! Glad I could have introduced you to the quirky world of "Twin Peaks."

    "That gum you like is going to come back in style."

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  7. sehr schöne Mode Bilder gefällt mir

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