I discovered a great brand called Rat & Boa (think wanderlust, rock ‘n’ roll, tanned bods and bikers in the desert having a big old party), for my birthday I got one of their t-shirts, around the same time I went to a sample sale and bagged myself some denim flares and this combination leads me on to today’s post.
I’ve reverted back to a very relaxed look consisting of jeans, band t-shirts and boots – mainly because I don’t have time to think about outfits anymore and this is just my default aesthetic. Today’s post is a slight move on in the sense that I’m wearing heels, but on the other hand it’s a regression because I used to dress like this when I was a teen. In the 90s there was a resurgence in 70s style, much like there is now, but there was a different vibe to it – please refer to the film Dazed and Confused, this was our bible and if you haven’t seen it, get on it, the cars and soundtrack alone are worth the watch. This outfit makes me think of that; Dazed and Confused, 90s/70s decade blending…
The Rat & Boa t-shirt is pretty apt; “Heaven Doesn’t Want Me & Hell’s Afraid I’ll Take Over”, love it. Much better than all this unicorn and mermaid crap that girls keep going on about lately. I don’t get it. P.S. Remember to watch Dazed and Confused. Good times.
Photos by me.