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We're embracing our inner nerd this week and all of her idiosyncrasies: Near-sightedness, a penchant for wearing her pants too high, Thrift Town tees that have shrunk in the wash, socks with shoes heels... It's a side of ourselves we've always loved, and — now that we don't have to worry about playground meanies anymore — love to show off. We've rounded up five outfits we've seen around that really espouse that geek-chic aesthetic. Glasses on, geekettes — here are five looks worth studying.
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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