Modest and Cool

This was last Saturday’s outfit: brown linen blouse over a tan t-shirt, beige linen skirt, beige and gold headscarf and pink flowered flip-flops. Alana, you’ve inspired me!

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5 Responses to “Modest and Cool”


  1. 1 alana May 20, 2008 at 1:40 pm

    That outfit looks so much like something I would wear!

    I went out today for the first time ever with a headscarf on covering my head and neck. I felt a bit self conscious but no one said anything and only a few people stared at the scarf. The nice thing is, it feels different to be stared at for being covered all the way rather than be stared at because I’m a woman. Ick, I had to leave a McDonalds the other day because I was the only female customer in there, (the place was practically empty) and this man sat down directly opposite me and was staring at me. Eeeeeeeeeew.

  2. 2 cbrunette May 20, 2008 at 1:49 pm

    Proud of you, Alana! I certainly know that creeped out feeling whenever I am uncovered now and out alone. People (men in particular) treat you differently to be sure. Even if I am wearing a long skirt or dress, I still think the ogoling happens.

    ~Anna

  3. 3 Dawn May 21, 2008 at 7:43 am

    That’s a great outfit on ya!

    Alana ~
    The key is not too look for people staring at you. We know they are going to stare, but the thing is to ignore those stares. 🙂
    Or if sometimes you can literally ‘feel’ a person buring a hole through you with their eyes, catch their gaze and smile. They usually look away embarrased they got caught….lol. I love doing that. 🙂

    Blessings!
    Dawn

  4. 4 Evonne May 21, 2008 at 8:26 am

    Adorable! So adorable! Though I’d nix the flip-flops. I’ve never been a fan of flip-flops. Something about them is . . . insolent. But hey . . . this is coming from the gal with the big uncovered hair. 😛

  5. 5 wilkinson4jesus May 27, 2008 at 1:42 pm

    Looks good Anna!
    I like flip flops, I like bear-feet best though! 😉


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