Carlie on SE 3rd Ave



I want to revel in my femininity. My outfits are usually a throwback to the 1920's and 30's.
-Carlie, Seamstress/ Photography Student

top: hand-me-down from a friend
shorts: Goodwill
shoes: Goodwill bins
belt: vintage (from a friend's mom)
headband: made from a sweater tie
bike: Gitane

24 comments:

  1. pretty braids, i need to learn to do those

    very cute!

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  2. Love the look....and her hair is gorgeous!!

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  3. I love your blog! I love her hair-do! I'll be practicing that style later!

    Diana

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  4. "i want to revel in my femininity" ! how gorgeous

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  5. oh, i love this. her hair braid is divine.

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  6. I wish I could do that with my hair. Sigh.

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  7. Gorgeous hair and outfit.

    http://betweenlaundrydays.blogspot.com

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  8. beautiful hair..coloring..outfit..everything!

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  9. her color palette is perfection: aqua, navy, ochre (bike) and her cute little shoes match her lips! oh, and yeah, her hair is to die for.

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  10. I absolutely love her hair! She's so pretty!

    xoxo

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  11. since i am moving to Portland in less than a month, I am so excited to have stumbled onto your blog. It makes me so happy to see all the beautiful vintage bikes...and the vintage clothes as well.

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  12. everything's super cute. a helmet would totally ruin her sweet braid. but...

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  13. I absolutely love it! So perfect :)

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  14. So much to love - starting with the braid and ending with her quote.

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  15. absolutely LOVE her, her hair, her outfit, her bike and the stone path!!

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  16. ahhh, i have failed countless times trying for a braid like that...so cute!

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  17. Are there instructions somewhere on how to do your hair like that?

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  18. Love your romantic style and the bike! Seconding the other commenters who've asked for a hairstyle how-to. It is gorgeous.

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  19. oh my she's just a perfect fashion icon.

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  20. there seems to be a lot of pretty braids going around portland. love her hair!

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