FASHIONISTA SPOTLIGHT: Avery Mallory

Fashionista Spotlight

I have always admired ballerinas. I can’t imagine the amount of work that goes into a performance, espcially at the college level. I caught this Fashionista on her way home from dance practice and couldn’t get over her simple sophistication. She shows the perfect way to easily jazz up a workout or dance ensemble en route to your next class.

Name: Avery Mallory

Year: Sophomore

Major: Dance and Pre-Law

CollegeFashionista: What three pieces in your closet can you not live without?

Avery Mallory: Leggings, Vince Camuto Boots and Ralph Lauren sport coat

CF: How would you describe your personal style?

AM: Sophisticated/preppy

CF: How do you stay stylish and put together while going from dance class to other places on campus?

AM:  It’s simple: boots, leggings or tights, T-shirt and sport coat. A fitted jacket can make all the difference.

CF:  Do you ever wear your ballerina bun besides to dance class? It’s adorable!

AM: Yes! When I don’t have time to fix my hair it’s an easy quick solution.

How to: Yes, this Fashionista is wearing tights and not leggings. Some may say fashion faux pas, but I say she’s a ballerina so she can do what she wants! For those jetting from a dance or yoga class, a quick and easy way to maintain sophistication on your way to an academic class is a fitted jacket. This Fashionista chose a menswear-inspired blazer, that is perfect to throw on over any leotard or tank; try this Topshop version for a similar look. Boots are always a good go-to shoe when looking to spice up a casual look. You can get reasonably priced black boots just about anywhere; DSW has a few options. A ballerina is not a ballerina without her signature bun. Lucky for the rest of us Fashionistas, there is a kit to help perfect your perfect ballerina bun!

Subscribe

Explore the latest trends and fashion happening on college campuses around the world.
Hear from today's tastemakers and trendsetters. Get inspired. Style On.

Response

Comments

Share

×

Shop the Look

×