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Twist Style Fridays- Caeles
Every Friday we feature one of the garments from the magazine in a post about styling. We suggest different ways to wear the garment in question using mock-ups from Polyvore. We encourage readers to tell us what they think about these outfits via our Facebook page or Twitter, and if folks want to make their own outfits, please tweet them at us with the hashtag #twiststyle. You can find all of the Style Friday posts here.
This edition of Twist Style Friday is a collaboration between me (Carly) and Hilary Smith Callis, the designer of the lovely top we're featuring today (and this one). In the entry you will find below (and on her blog), Hilary talks about how changing the color of a garment can have a huge impact on how it could be styled; seemed like a fitting opportunity to talk a little fashion. I was already working on a few styling options for Caeles when I got this post, so you get to see that one too. It's like a bonus extra-fashion day! As always, we want to know what you think about the styling in these posts, and in the magazine! Tell us what you think on Facebook, or make your own outfits and tweet them at us @twistcollective #twiststyle.
Here were my takes on the original color:
I want to wear the outfit on the left every single day, I think. But enough about me! Here begins Hilary's post:
Neat, right? There are Caeleses everywhere! Some of the colors seem to completely change the look of the top -- the ivory one looks like an easy layering piece, like a pretty white t-shirt, the royal purple looks fancy, like something I'd wear with dressy black pants and a sparkly necklace, and the blue one is more sporty - I can see it with white capris and sandals or tennies. Anyway, I thought this was kinda fun.