Grease

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Jacket: Last Kiss • Top & socks: Forever 21 • Tights: Rue 21 • Glasses: People are People • Shoes & shorts: Salvation Army

Just a snippet of a conversation I had with my younger brother regarding fashion history:

Isaac: I have to figure out what to wear to school tomorrow. It’s ’50s day.
Me: Ooooh! Okay, go for a suit, a bow tie, and suspenders.
Isaac: Jireh, whaaat are you taaalking about? The ’50s was the greaser look!

*Google*

Well, we were both right. The suit and tie was popular from the reserved ’40s and the leather jacket, slicked hair look was a go-to look for those rebellious young men. How could I have forgotten about the greasers? I had a crush on Danny Zuko!

Somehow that dialogue became the overall inspiration for Monday’s outfit. Subtract the poodle skirt and you have Rizzo meets Kenickie. I couldn’t bring myself to slick back or even curl my hair for this one though. This is as natural as it gets!

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“Of all the music that reached farthest into heaven, it is the beating of a loving heart.” – Henry Ward Beecher

Author: fashion meets God

Christ ambassador and faith & fashion blogger at fashionmeetsgod.com

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