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July 4, 2024

Evade the Ordinary

A Playful Guide to Dodging Life's Mundane Moments

July 4, 2024

Evade the Ordinary

A Playful Guide to Dodging Life's Mundane Moments

In the world of fashion, mundane moments are just waiting to be transformed into stylish adventures! Imagine turning your morning commute into a runway, strutting your stuff in the latest trends while waiting for the train. Or perhaps, spicing up your grocery run by channeling your inner fashion detective, hunting for the best deals in style.

But why stop there? Embrace the unexpected by turning a boring day at the office into a fashion challenge, mixing and matching your wardrobe staples to create a whole new look. And when the weekend rolls around, why not take your fashion escapades to the streets, exploring new neighborhoods in search of the perfect backdrop for your next Instagram-worthy outfit post?

With a playful approach to fashion, every moment becomes an opportunity to express yourself and showcase your unique style. So, let’s dive into our Playful Guide to Dodging Life’s Mundane Moments and discover a world where fashion and fun go hand in hand!

1. Use your daily commute as a chance to showcase your style.
Whether you’re on public transport or walking,
pick out a statement piece or experiment with layering to create a look that turns heads.
A bold coat, standout accessories,
or unique footwear can instantly elevate your outfit and make your journey more exciting.


2.Make grocery shopping more fun by treating it as a fashion challenge.
Plan your outfit beforehand and try to incorporate colors or patterns that match your shopping list.
Not only will you look stylish, but you’ll also feel more confident and inspired to cook up some creative meals with your fresh ingredients.


3. :Spice up your workday by injecting some fun into your office attire.
Experiment with mixing and matching different pieces in your wardrobe to create new looks.
Don’t be afraid to play with textures, patterns,
and accessories to add a touch of personality to your professional ensemble.


4.  Take to the streets on the weekend and explore new neighbourhoods with a fashion-forward mindset.
Look for interesting backdrops for photoshoots and use the opportunity to experiment with your style in different settings.
You might discover new favorite spots and get some great shots for your fashion blog or social media.


5. Create your own themed dress-up days to add some excitement to your week.
Whether it’s a ’90s throwback, a monochromatic Monday,
or a vintage-inspired outfit, dressing up according to a theme can make getting ready more enjoyable and give you a chance to showcase your creativity.


6. Get creative with DIY fashion projects to add a personal touch to your wardrobe.
Whether you’re customizing a pair of jeans,
embellishing a plain t-shirt, or upcycling old clothes into new designs,
DIY projects can be a fun way to express your style and make your wardrobe more unique.

7. Host a virtual fashion show with friends or followers on social media.
Create different outfit themes or challenges and invite others to participate by sharing their own looks.
It’s a fun way to connect with others, showcase your style,
and get inspired by what others are wearing.


8. Create a fashion mood board to inspire your outfits and help you think outside the box.
Use Pinterest or a physical bulletin board to collect images,
colours, and textures that inspire you.
Refer to your mood board when getting dressed to spark new ideas and combinations.

9. Organize a fashion swap party with friends to refresh your wardrobe without spending a dime.
Invite friends to bring clothes, shoes,
and accessories they no longer wear and swap items with each other.
It’s a sustainable way to update your wardrobe and discover new pieces that reflect your style.


10. Challenge yourself to wear something outside your comfort zone.
Whether it’s a bold color, a daring silhouette,
or a trend you’ve been hesitant to try,
stepping out of your fashion comfort zone can lead to exciting new discoveries and a fresh perspective on your style.

Creative Director and Photographer: Geray Mena
Styling: Evangelina Julia
Talents: Emily Barker, Maria Arnal, Jenny Frisb, and Evangelina Julia
Lighting: Diego Perez de la Cruz
Assistant Styling: Enriqueta Jiménez
Felt: Sibyl Bening
Shoes: Jessica Wong