Ruffles as Art

Office Appropriate Outfits - Summer · Style Imitating Art

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For this week’s Style Imitating Art challenge, Salazar gave us something really unique: pick a paper sculpture by Peter Gentenaar. The instant I saw his sculptures I immediately knew I wanted to wear this cardigan.

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Cardigan – The Limited | Camisole – The Limited | Skirt – The Limited (same) | Shoes – Bandolino (similar)

I mean, look at this piece. Click on the image for more information:

http://looplooks.net/wp-content/uploads/2014/06/Peter_Gentenaar_Paper_Sculpture_101.jpg

Swirls and ruffles and colors. They are so beautiful! My outfit doesn’t do them justice but I’m working with what I’ve got. Meaning I took two of my ruffliest pieces and paired them with a white skirt so that the focus would be on the green cardigan and camisole.

Actually, I think this is only the second time either the cardigan or the camisole have made it to the blog! So, thank you Salazar and Peter for the inspiration.

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6 replies on “Ruffles as Art

  1. Bethany @ Accidental Intentions

    Yeah, I don’t think you could do much better than that cardigan in terms of dressing like the sculpture. I like how it looks with the cami! You’d think all that ruffle would be overkill, but I think the small ruffles combined with one large one really works nicely.

    1. Erin @ Loop Looks Post author

      I originally bought these two items to wear together (and my mother’s prompting, actually) but I’ve never actually worn them together on the blog!

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