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When the Stones were busted by police in '67, legend has it that Marianne Faithfull was discovered wearing nothing but a fur rug. Chilly, yes, but even in the nude, the doe-eyed folk singer epitomized the gypsy vibe we've all been lusting after since that revolutionary decade.
While Coachella's barely there looks best capture the carefree, throwback style, that doesn't mean your inner flower child needs to be shelved this winter. Need proof? We've drummed up five amazing outfits that are filled with retro charm and fit for frostier temps. From luxe Vena Cava maxis to affordable Free People velvet pants, your ultimate guide to chilling out (in more ways than one), is right here. Cops, not so much.
Fool me once, shame on you. Fool me twice, and you must be one of the faux leather jackets on the market right now. The badass artificial toppers in stores these days are giving us a major case of confusion; some are so good, we can’t even tell 'em apart from their authentic counterparts. And, that's a good thing.
Like operating a printing press or repairing a horse-drawn buggy, killing time is a lost art form. That's not to say we don't know how to do it anymore — passing by the long hours between 9 and 5 is easy in the Internet age. But doing it artfully is a different matter entirely.
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