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Juxtaposition: Styling Striped Trousers

Juxtaposition: Styling Striped Trousers

I'm keeping it short and sweet today because I need to rest. It's been super non-stop since I came back from Florida. I'm not complaining though, because I've loved every minute of it! 

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The thing I love most about these photos is the juxtaposition. I love it when things are slightly off, slightly out of place, unexpected.  There's something so intriguing about juxtaposition, don't you think? Whether it's a summer in the city glamorous outfit down in the country or whether it's juxtaposition in your personality. 

It's so interesting how people will often pigeon-hole you as one type of person. The most magical thing about being a human being is that you have the opportunity to be a multi-faceted individual, so it's funny when people see one side of you and think they have you figured out. I truly believe you can be anything you want to be. You're not and should not be defined by one single aspect of your personality. I mean it's possible for one to be both hard and soft, wild and reserved; it's possible to be a fan of both documentaries and awful reality tv.  

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So maybe we should take the time to get to know people, really soak up the many magical aspects of an individual and stop trying to pigeon-hole people? 

OUTFIT DETAILS: Head to toe Topshop

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Martha xo

 

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