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What do YOU look for when buying clothes?

I'm not loyal to any particular labels. I don't have the money to do that, lmao. I love bright colors and black, and simple patterns like polka dots. I need versatile clothes, stuff I can wear with just about anything. I don't wear dresses all but maybe once a year, so I usually just stick with jeans and t-shirts. I don't wear many accessories. I never really learned how to do it properly.

What sort of stuff do you gravitate towards?

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caitxrawks

Asked by caitxrawks at 8:38 PM on Dec. 12, 2009 in Just for Fun

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Answers (10)
  • black! heh
    charlotsomtimes

    Answer by charlotsomtimes at 8:41 PM on Dec. 12, 2009

  • i have a particular style that i keep and i dont worry about brands or colors really. i do most of my shopping at thrift or vintage stores
    gothmama91

    Answer by gothmama91 at 8:47 PM on Dec. 12, 2009

  • I love to get stuff at thrift stores :)
    charlotsomtimes

    Answer by charlotsomtimes at 9:02 PM on Dec. 12, 2009

  • Girrrl me too! I just bought four awesome shirts at Goodwill the other day. $3.75 for a barely worn shirt? Uh, yes please!
    caitxrawks

    Answer by caitxrawks at 9:03 PM on Dec. 12, 2009

  • Anything comfortable and versatile. Made of washable and durable fabric. Earth-tone colors, no loud prints or bright colors. Tops have to be broad enough to fit comfortably across my breasts and shoulders, while long enough to hide my belly bulge. I like elastic waist jeans and shorts and capris. I like leather and suede flip-flops....long-lasting and not flimsy. I like slip-on shoes in a neutral color that look nice with jeans and slacks. I rarely wear dresses and skirts, but I do own a few and pefer to wear a pair of dressy black flats with them. I do not accessorize and wear very little jewelry and makeup, if any at all.
    PrydferthMenyw

    Answer by PrydferthMenyw at 9:14 PM on Dec. 12, 2009

  • Comfortable clothes. I stick with earth tones in fall and pastels in spring. I wear white pants in summer and black pants in winter. I do wear dresses but they have to be casual and comfortable.
    admckenzie

    Answer by admckenzie at 9:19 PM on Dec. 12, 2009

  • Style, what is in season. i look at magazines and see what looks nice and what would look good on my body type. I shop at nordstroms, american eagle, hollister, abercrombie, gap and macys. i only go for name brand because i want too and all those stores i mentioned are the type of CLOTHES that are MY STYLE. i like the cut and everything about it.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 11:21 PM on Dec. 12, 2009

  • I like sporty type clothes. I tend to wear things made from dri-fit materials by Nike, Under Armour and the like. I wear a lot of cargo type pants and jeans. I love that I can wear what I wear to work on the weekends as well. Most of my clothing has no patterns at all but I like off colors like plum, lime green and yellow because they go with all of my dark pants. Oh and I have a ton of black shirts because they go with everything. I am a plain Jane type of dresser, but it suits me well.
    wildboyz1994

    Answer by wildboyz1994 at 11:24 PM on Dec. 12, 2009

  • I dig the nice top with nice jeans look. Its not too casual and not too dressy. You can pull it off just about anywhwere you go.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 11:58 PM on Dec. 12, 2009

  • Anything that disguises my fat. lol. No really, I love comfortable but stylish. Mostly a nice pair of jeans with a cute top is what I aim for.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 1:36 AM on Dec. 13, 2009

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