Wednesday, February 8, 2012 • 1:04 AM •
My name is Dorothy and I was born and raised in Montreal. I grew up wearing hand-me-downs and was forced to settle for linty ribbed white V-neck shirts and hideously-washed boot cut jeans from I don’t know where. It was only when I was 16 and working my first job at the local McDonald’s that I began my serious rampage in the name of fashion. This is not to say that I am now extremely stylish. I’m just a poor student who will strive to be fashionable for the rest of my life. Even the richest of the rich never quite seem to reach “fashion nirvana” as I like to put it. Our daily lives do not resemble the heavily Photoshopped ads in Vogue, and we will never look as cool walking down the bus aisles as that model does strutting down the runway. But it is for these very reasons that I continue to love this art – the romanticism in fashion is what keeps me begging for more.
Fashion Type: Sacrificing comfort for style is what I do. Heels, tight skirts, belts…I’ll wear anything if it makes me feel more feminine. Here’s what’s at the top of my wish-list at the moment:
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