Style Icon: Zooey Deschanel

Hey, everyone! As a longtime fan of Zooey Deschanel, I decided to pay tribute to her bubbly, girly, and carefree style by featuring her in my Style Icon series.  Zooey has the Modcloth-esque vintage/feminine thing on lock, so to get her look I wore my tiny horse Peter Pan collar dress (if you look closely at the print, you’ll see tiny horses).  I wore patent leather heels and grabbed the belt from my trench coat to create a belted waist.  For beauty, I curled my eyelashes to get Zooey’s doe-eyed look and left my hair in braids till the last possible second to get loose curls.  I also put on a barely-there lip color; Zooey’s not one for showy lipstick.  In addition to being a style icon, Zooey has been a role model of mine for a long time. Her dedication to being an outspoken feminist while dressing traditionally feminine has definitely resonated with me.  “We can’t be feminine and be feminists and be successful? I want to be a fucking feminist and wear a fucking Peter Pan collar. So fucking what?” is one of my favorite quotes of all time.

Dress: Forever 21; similar here

Belt: Taken from my trench coat

Shoes: Forever 21

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Photo Credit: Grace Hauck

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  1. June 2, 2016 / 9:36 pm

    I love how you created a look inspired by Zooey Deschanel! Her style is so cute, and you did so well creating your own version of it! Great look, girl!
    -Anna | http://www.fivefootandfabulous.com

    • June 2, 2016 / 9:48 pm

      Thank you so much, Anna! So glad you liked this look! I had so much fun putting it together 🙂

  2. June 2, 2016 / 9:36 pm

    This is so cute!! I love Zoe in New Girl and I think she’s adorable in real life too! // Hannah theswirlblog.com

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