• I'm Caitlin!
    I've been writing about my life and my wardrobe for 4 years. I write about my style discoveries and all the sequins and fuzzies about my life!

    I love vintage, thrifting, the arts and trying new things. I've been discovering my love of retro over the past 12 months but always throw in a curve-ball now and then.







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Static.

Once you do away with the idea of people as fixed, static entities, then you see that people can change, and there is hope. - Bell Hooks

Free your SOUL.

Yesterday, as I was riding my bicycle home after heading to the store a man yelled at me from his silver ute. Words of insult about my body. That I was too fat for the bike. That I was nothing more than a set of derogatory words that stung at my very heart. I hadn’t [...]

Simple comforts.

I’m not new to dressing for comfort and this outfit is a pretty standard uniform for me. I love dressing down and keeping my look casual; as a university student that often over dresses (I’m never one to wear track suit pants and ripped shirts like other students!). Leggings and tunics are great for those [...]

Structured.

I cannot believe how my style has changed and evolved over the past few months. This time last year I was sticking to my floaty shapes, avoiding pencil skirts and well, the thought of the “peplum” made me cringe. I’m not sure why, but I am loving more than ever to show my waist off [...]

Shop Emerald City.

Today is a sad day. Pulling on my mermaid leggings (You know, the ones I wore in Skorch?) I pulled over my work shirt and headed into work. Working in a dive store is great, but when a customer brings in their kid and you have mermaid leggings on, work just gets better. I logged [...]