I have delusions of edginess. I think I’m way cooler than I actually am and love all things studded, spiked, and faux leather. To put things in perspective, my very first concert back in junior high was Backstreet Boys and I haven’t really gotten any cooler since then (they’re coming to Phoenix in September and I really wish I was going). Consequently, when I wear a studded leather vest I feel a bit like an impostor.
I’ve made my peace. Wear what makes you feel good, right?
I currently own 3 faux leather pieces–a vest I picked up from Forever 21 a couple years ago, a pair of leather leggings from OASAP, and a blazer with leather sleeves and shoulders from H&M clearance (both recent). They can be a little tricky to style but I’m slowly figuring it out!
Here are some of my fav ways to style my faux leather pieces:
Read more of Kayla’s writing at Freckles in April.