May 27, 2008

Speaking of Carrie Bradshaw . . .

Alright, I couldn’t help myself. Now that the inevitable Sex and the City movie release climbs closer and closer, I can’t hardly watch anything without seeing the preview a billion times. I can’t say I’ve been a frequenter of the show, but it’s a much-known fact that “Carrie Bradshaw” has become somewhat of a fashion icon. And, even though I’m not sure I’d ever wear anything she does, I think her creativity is contagious and fascinating. C’mon, I know you love her, admit it. Stop shaking your head.

OK, let’s review. Here are a few of my favorites of her outfits from the show, that I just might actually wear. Truthfully, I think my tastes run more in line with other characters from the show, but Carrie’s courageous fashion feats are more fun to consider, rather than stuffy Charlotte or classic Miranda.
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One place I love to go to look at Carrie-like risk-taking outfits is Instyle magazine online. Especially a section called instant style. Their editors have put together a bunch of different trendy outfits you can look through, complete with accessories. And there is even a function that allows you to flip through different earrings and shoes, if you don’t like the ones they’ve picked with a particular outfit. It’s like playing paper dolls! Except . . . in a grown-up, sophisticated, New-York kind of way. (Right! That’s what I tell myself.) Check it out here.

If you can’t get enough of Carrie, check out all her looks from the show, and the other ladies, here. Happy browsing!

2 comments:

L & B said...

Camie- seriously i feel the same way. we must go shopping as soon as you get back. we will give ourselves "Carrie" make overs. well, with a mormon twist.
lauren

brittani c. said...

I agree. If I had money to blow, I would be imitating Carrie Bradshaw's closet. Except mine would be better, of course.