Please upgrade your browser for the best Refinery29 experience. Read more.
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.
By now, you're probably tapped out from holiday shopping — and let's not forget about your regular bills, either. Did we mention it's only December 19? New Year's Eve is a little less than two weeks away and you have already (at least mentally) spent your next paycheck. Which means you're going to have to get thrifty read
On the East Coast, we have a few choice words — and whines — to describe the November-to-March cold. We also admit that low temps have their perks, specifically in the wardrobe department. Chunky knits! Statement coats! Knee-high boots! Meanwhile, in sunny Los Angeles, "winter" is more like a slightly cooler extension read