“the best thing a girl can be”

If you could travel to any time period, what would you choose?

a photo of a swatch of fabric

Ivy’s fabric was the best part of Project Runway All Star’s twenties style challenge (and the only part worth mentioning).

I’ve always answered the twenties. The artistry, the attitude, the culture, the fashion — that’s where I’d fit in. So of course I’ve been anticipating Baz Luhrmann’s The Great Gatsby since it was first floated around as a possibility. Fitzgerald by Luhrmann starring Leo!

I was initially sad when the film was pushed to next summer instead of this winter but a) Gatsby is more of a summer story, and b) it gives me more time to put together my look. I’ve been threatening to make my entire wardrobe twenties-inspired for years and this is the perfect moment.

a film poster for The Great Gatsby featuring Carey Mulligan as Daisy

I intend to catalogue my progress — if you would like to be involved or included, or if you have any ideas, let me know!


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