Appearance can be a powerful and fun tool, but beware of it's emphasis over the more valuable aspects of identity. Not just for ourselves, but for the young ones who are coming of age in an ever-connected world of media influence and digital alteration. This TED Talk by Meaghan Ramsey is a must-watch. If you like that, check out Brene Brown too.
"'The wider world perceives fashion as frivolity that should be done away with. The point is that fashion is the armour to survive the reality of everyday life. I don't think you can do away with it. It would be like doing away with civilization." -Bill Cunningham. Photo: The Sartorialist
Mr. Ernest Wilkins of the RedEye Chicago, declares another November of Dressing Nicely. Incredulous his sweet home Chicago has an ill-gotten rep for schlump, Wilkins launched a charming PSA to bolster and showcase the city's personal style. Got it? Now flaunt it and WORK THAT THING. Cue the music!
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