Gamine

The absolute official definition of Gamine style…

The absolute official definition of Gamine style…

Day 4 – Gamine It seems like a lot of us still don’t really know what Gamine style is (including me), so I thought I’d post the official style rules of Gamine here, according to the experts at wikihow. Are you ready?  You might want to pack a sandwich for this post because this definition is a doozy – How to dress in Gamine Style — 





Find a gamine fashion icon and role model who appeals specifically to you. Every gamine’s…

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A contest winner and a swing at Gamine…

A contest winner and a swing at Gamine…

Day 3 – Gamine Congratulations Barbarasweb!  You are the winner of the black and white maxi!!  Thanks to everyone who played.  John Galliano did in fact get fired from Christian Dior for shouting  anti-Semitic remarks.  It’s actually considered a hate crime in France and is against the law, which it totally should be, in my opinion. And speaking of France, I’ve got one of my first Gamine looks to show you.  Here’s the full body — — And here are…

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It’s another maxi dress give-away!

It’s another maxi dress give-away!

Day 2 – Gamine Today you’re playing for this fab Mossimo maxi dress from Target — This dress is super comfortable (I even wore it on a six hour flight!) and although it’s casual, it has kind of a “show-stopping” quality to it.  You don’t walk unnoticed into a room with a black and white zig-zaggy dress on.  I received lots of compliments in it and once when I was at Rite-Aid I even had one eighty year old man…

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August is Gamine!  Wait, what?

August is Gamine! Wait, what?

Day 1 – Gamine Until last week I really don’t think I’d ever heard the word “Gamine” before.  I think I probably would have said it was a country in Africa or maybe an illness miners got if they if they worked too many days without sunlight.  Last week’s quiz helped shed some light on gamine style and I thought I’d take a chance and go for it this month.  I say “chance” because Gamine style leaves a lot up…

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