This Fashionisto rocks vintage clothing and so should you. Being a college student is synonymous with having little to no spending money. This Fashionisto shops vintage apparel, shoes and accessories because of their intriguing price, form-fitting stature and grunge appearance. He was keen to express that this is his favorite outfit because of the vintage shoes, pants and shirt he wears.
This Fashionisto’s slouch boots have definitely transitioned into a one of a kind item. The boots' worn exterior and broken in appearance defines this Fashionisto’s outfit and makes a statement about who he is. Slouch boots seem to be a cross between chukka boots and cowboy boots, which is currently a popular classic look. Another great quality of a vintage boot is there's a good chance they're hand made. The reason this Fashionisto's slouch boots have lasted this long is because they were well made.
This Fashionisto’s olive green pants are feature a skinny fit. These pants are skin tight and serve as a great transition garment from the slouch boot. Skinny pants illustrate a slender look that's very visually appealing. His skinny pants allow for a looser shirt to balance out volume proportions. His shirt is wrinkled and rugged meaning it's strategically ripped and disfigured like this one by Diesel Black Gold.
Color and fit play a big part in every purchase. Vintage colors, fits and patterns are currently in style and being used by many retailers. Therefore now is the perfect time to shop vintage. Stop into your local vintage clothing shop and I bet you'll find an old school garment that's been duplicated by the biggest fast fashion retailers, for half the price.
Hint: Shopping for only vintage items isn't always practical, that being said, mix vintage pieces with new pieces to enhance your realivity and uniqueness.