Since I practically wear some variation of stripes every day (like this, this and this), I'm always looking for simple basics to pair with them. Jeans couldn't be less appealing lately, so I was pleased to find these denim cut-offs on sale this weekend. I'm really particular about jean shorts and these are unbelievably thin, worn-in and most importantly not too short. This was my uniform for thrifting this weekend (and will be for the rest of the summer), minus the five inch platforms that I threw on to go for an early dinner.
My infatuation with stripes didn't start until high school. I came across a photograph of my mom from the '70s in a striped shirt, cut-offs, and espadrilles and I thought it was revolutionary. Obviously it was about as classic an outfit as you can get, but compared to my ...read more