She's the man

There is a point of time where the ribbons, the bows and all the girl elements of the world can get to be a little too much. It is at that point of time that androgyny comes to the rescue. Androgyny refers to the intertwining of masculine and feminine characteristics. With respect to androgynous fashion; you have got to agree, every once in a while wearing that large cotton shirt or those sneakers have never felt better and more comfortable.
Since there is a fine line between adding masculinity to your look and looking manly, the tricky part about incorporating androgynous elements into your outfit is being able to balance between the two sides. 

Outfit: Checked Shirt - Stolen from my brother (Originally - Thrift), Cream Skirt - Zara, Tan Oxfords - Local Boutique (Bandra), Tan Bag - Borrowed from Mom (Originally - Selfridges, London), Silver Bracelets - Custom made, Watch - Vintage (Originally - Belonged to Grandpa)
Make-up: Eyes - Maybelline EyeStudio Allure Liner, Lips - Nivea Lip Balm 'Dragon-fruit', Nails - OPI 'Madagascar Mist'

The end of my vacations are here and just when I thought I would wave goodbye to the holidays on a lazy note; like the flick of a switch, everything changed. With an amazing internship on my plate, things have gone from sleepy to active. And with so many new changes happening, I cannot help but be excited for what is to come.
Hope the summer has been good to you dolls !



Nidhi Mahajan said…
You've balanced it well! Love the outfit!

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Anonymous said…
Sonshu said…
Congo on the internship!

Plus, amazzzzing post. I loved the shirt, very casual yet very stylish. Also like the bag, its amazing. I like the mix of androgyny and feminine.

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I love the shirt. Having a brother is so cool. Even I steal my bothers shirt all the time which of course gets him all angry:P
Unknown said…
love the looks like it could be hot summer savior. simple casual outfit is def the way to go esp in summer. take care and good luck.
Those shoes are fantastic! I love the masculine style. I find it so understated and sexy.

Great look!

Bonnie said…
I really like those shoes. They look like they would go with everything.
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mounika said…
excellent Dayle! I am definetly goin to do this :)
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Hello lovely. You look great here, this would be my go-to outfit as well, if I experienced the warm sunny weather that you guys have most of the time. I love your nail colour by the way; I think it added the right dimension to your neutral and classic outfit!

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Unknown said…
you know how to strike balance between too much and too less.. LOVE this look..!! PERFECT..!!
Pranita said…
You ve carried it very well Dayle. And I learnt a new word today! :)
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Chp_dzn said…
Androgyny done really well. Those Oxfords are awesome! ^_^
Style-Delights said…
love ur oxfords!! Such a cool look! Hope you are having a wonderful day!
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Dayle Pereira said…
Thank you so much Prayati :)
Dayle Pereira said…
So sweet of you - Thank you so much Sonshu :)
Dayle Pereira said…
haha, brothers are the best :D Thank you Akanksha :)
Dayle Pereira said…
Completely agree with you - Thank you Asta :)
Dayle Pereira said…
They really do :D
Thank you Bonnie :)
Dayle Pereira said…
Thank you so much Mounika :)
Dayle Pereira said…
Thank you Arathi :)
Dayle Pereira said…
Thank you Shaily :)
Dayle Pereira said…
Thank you girlies :)
Dayle Pereira said…
I'm glad you did :)
Thank you Pranita !
Dayle Pereira said…
Thank you Jyoti - Same to you :)

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