Our Interns Whip Up 11 Perfect Outfits

We're not ones to boast—but we think we have the best damn bunch of interns on the entire planet. They're a talented group of writers, photographers, designers, and junior marketeers, and—as expected—can put an outfit together like nobody's business. We're like proud mommas and poppas over here at Refinery29, and we couldn't be more thrilled to bring you an R29 intern edition of Perfect Outfits . So, click through, read up, and fall in love with our spectacular crop of wunderkinds.
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Name: Dana Covit, Editorial Intern-Turned-Contributor
Hometown: East Brunswick, NJ Describe your style in three words: Modern Playground Love
What's your fall must-have? A big-enough-to-sleep-on-a-park-bench scarf to wrap myself in.
What's your style secret weapon? Layered necklaces and dark eyeliner always, always, always.
What have you learned at Refinery29? I learned that you can never have too many oxford shirts and lace-up ankle boots. And also that creative people rule.
What are you wearing? A vintage leopard oxford shirt, Topshop sweater, an H&M skirt, MIA ankle boots, and an ASOS red satchel.
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Name: Christina Lomeli, Editorial Intern
Hometown: Marina Del Rey, CA
Describe your style in three words: Fitted, Functional, True
What's your fall must-have?: A beautiful gold clamshell belt I recently picked up at a local vintage shop.
What's your style secret weapon?: Punchy lipstick or gloss to pull your look together. A must!
What have you learned at Refinery29?: Style NEVER sleeps. 
What are you wearing? A What Goes Around Comes Around dress, JLC necklace, a scarf hand-crocheted by my grandmother, a vintage belt, H&M tights, a Cartier watch, and Steve Madden booties.
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Name: Willow Lindley, Editorial Intern
Hometown: Los Angeles, CA
Describe your style in three words: '90s Girl Band
What's your fall must-have? Button-downs in silk, velvet, linen, corduroy, chambray, flannel, you name it! They are perfect on their own or as an extra layer over another shirt or under a sweater.
What's your style secret weapon? Revlon Blackberry lipstick.
What have you learned at Refinery29? Nail polish is a girl's best friend.
What are you wearing? A vintage jacket, Topshop leather shorts, an Alexa Chung for Madewell button-down, Uniqlo tights, Topshop mary jane flats, a Rick Werito bracelet, vintage rings, and a vintage bag.
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Name: Kat George, Editorial Intern
Hometown: Beautiful Melbourne, Australia
Describe your style in three words: Love Australian Designers!
What's your fall must-have? I'm really getting into blanket style scarves—just anything you can wrap around your body, or use to layer under your coat to keep the wind out!
What's your style secret weapon? Beyoncé dance moves. Honestly, slamming moves compliment every outfit, and dancing—whether you're in a club or waiting for the train to work—makes you feel amazing. And warm.
What have you learned at Refinery29? That New York is super rad and that 'Beats' are headphones by Dr. Dre.
What are you wearing? An Arnsdorf coat, a vintage blanket scarf thrifted for $2, a Carly Hunter dress, and H&M shoes.
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Name: Brian Jeffers, Design Associate
Hometown: Belfast, Northern Ireland
Describe your style in three words: A Childish Gentleman
What's your fall must-have? A collection of wooly hats. They are practical, quirky and and can be worn with almost every kind of outfit.
What's your style secret weapon? I never take myself too seriously and I like to bring that into my style. It could be a ridiculous pair of socks peeking out, a bow tie, a funky hat, or a wrist full of silly bandz.
What have you learned at Refinery29? I learned everyone's name.  Also, it gave me a real insight to the all the fantastic designers out there, and the opportunity to work alongside some of them.
What are you wearing? A Crewcuts hat stolen from my 2-year-old nephew, an All Saint's jacket, a scarf from Portobello Road Market in London, a River Island cardigan, a Gap shirt, Topman trousers, and Urban Outfitters shoes.
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Name: Erin Grant, Editorial Intern
Hometown: Marshfield, WI
Describe your style in three words: Thrift Store Hardcore
What's your style secret weapon? My trusty vintage boots and leather jacket.
What have you learned at Refinery29? To be more assertive and confident about myself and my own personal style, instead of conforming to what I think other people want me to be.
What are you wearing? Thrifted blouse, vintage jacket, my older sister's denim vest that I bleached and distressed, Oak jeans, Jeffrey Campbell shoes.
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Name: Sarah Cates, Photo Intern
Hometown: Chappaqua, NY
Describe your style in three words: Comfy, Drapey, Kitschy
What's your fall must-have? The perfect black leather bag to carry all my crap around without falling apart!
What's your style secret weapon? Cleavage and sexy arm candy. Just kidding! Probably the right necklace. Either my little silver fox necklace, or my long multi-chain Topshop necklace.
What have you learned at Refinery29? Everyone here is so stylish but are also very distinct from one other. I think my personal style has really evolved just from observing everyone here. I also brushed up on my photography skills. Most of all, I learned that everyone who works at Refinery29 is awesome.
What are you wearing? A Zara blazer, Forever 21 skirt, In God We Trust necklace, crazy cat sweater from the Pretty Snake Etsy shop, and Chelsea Crew shoes.
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Name: Catalina Hallock, Marketing Intern
Hometown: San Diego, CA
Describe your style in three words: Classic, Bohemian, Vintage
What's your fall must-have? A leopard scarf.
What's your style secret weapon? My denim jacket.
What have you learned at Refinery29? I've learned how critical social media is for any online publication to connect with its viewers.
What are you wearing? A Uniqlo jacket, Buffalo shirt, Zara scarf, Number 6 shoes, and Vena Cava skirt.
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Name: Jenn Scheer, Design & Technology Intern
Hometown: Wichita, Kansas
Describe your style in three words: Secret Sequin Dreamer
What's your fall must-have? Witching hats.
What's your style secret weapon? A pair of green leopard leggings. With anything. I always feel perfect in them.
What have you learned at Refinery29? You can and should wear whatever feels good. Your style is what fashion is all about.
What are you wearing? A faux leather jacket from a market in Camden town, a leopard wrap, an H&M shirt, and White + Warren leopard scarf, Cheap Monday pants, vintage shoes.
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Name: Taylor Starr, Editorial Intern
Hometown: Scottsdale, Arizona
Describe your style in three words: Relaxed and Romantic
What's your fall must-have? Fall is all about comfort for me. I love scarves and roomy sweaters that are so big, they basically function as blankets.
What's your style secret weapon? Revlon liquid eyeliner, always. It's the one constant element in my style.
What have you learned at Refinery29? R29 has taught me how to pull my look together in a more sophisticated manner, while still encouraging playful experimentation with textures, patterns, and colors. I like having fun with that balance.
What are you wearing? An Ecote Sherpa parka from Urban Outfitters, a Kimchi Blue sweater dress, a Topshop denim button-up, Cooperative boots, and a Michael Kors men's chronograph watch.
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Name: Preetma Singh, Editorial Intern
Hometown: Toronto, Canada and Scottsdale, AZ
Describe your style in three words: Sense of Humor
What's your fall must-have? Utilitarian boots!
What's your style secret weapon?: An oxford shirt makes everything and anything look put together and chic.
What have you learned at Refinery29: How to broaden my style horizons.
What are you wearing? A vintage plaid flannel from a thrift store in Wyoming, a Marc by Marc Jacobs T-shirt, Dries van Noten skirt, Chloé boots, a vintage Marc Jacobs bag, and YSL earrings.
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Photos by: Mark Iantosca
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