Oh mah goodness… I’m posting this as an emergency. (Sorry for the terrible pic.)
Based on the comments here some of you never wear belts, I guess.
Whether or not you have muffin top issues… whether your pants fit you correctly or not… may I please introduce the quarter-tuck.
For casual dressing, I like this because it shows your belt buckle (which is totally part of the outfit, and the part that matters most on the belt anyway) but you don’t have to tuck all the way around. This can also help cinch a wider-fitting top but a smidge, so you don’t feel like you’re wearing a dress.
Tuck slightly to one side (as opposed to right in the middle) and inch your buckle over a little bit too. It works, I tell you. Try this at home.
T-shirt – Forever 21
belt – Gap
Jeans – Garage
Converse All Star hightops in sequin leopard motif (ohyesshedid) – Winners


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  • Anonymous

    When it comes to Jebus I ALWAYS get the memo!

  • Tracey

    I learned from one of the best dressers in town, woman. ;)

  • Tracey

    I love leopard… and theyre kinda sparkly!! Winners: You should go!

  • Tracey

    Ooohhh… you can save it for sometime in October, I think… the dates been changed – did you get that memo?! *snicker:snort*

  • sharonna

    hey love the look hunny and those converse your soooo smashing …yo…

  • Cayla

    What an awesome way to wear leopard! Am so checking out Winners tomorrow…you never know!

  • http://www.houseoftherisingcake.ca Princess

    I might have to bust out my Jesus Saves buckle…great for post rapture mocking.

  • Tracey

    Just try it, Alice… I promise you wont look ridiculous. Go ahead. ;)

  • Tracey

    Oh, I LOVE these All Star Chucks so much… and theyre lined with black SATIN! Puurrrrrr… Forever 21 has got to be one of the best places to shop on earth: cheap and excellent. Im checking our H&M for white jeans ASAP, and I cant say enough good things about Joe Fresh. Amazeballs!! I promise to post ALL the wonderful finds!!

  • Tracey

    Um, I think I learned from the MASTER of Cute Dressing Herself, Alayne…

  • Tracey

    Gee, thanks Janis!! Wow…

  • Alice

    Hmm, I never belt pants because oh hell, the fit issues, but I do have some belts, so this might just be worth the try! File in warmer weather alternatives…

  • Valerie

    A – your converse are amazing… puts my plain ol’ black high tops to shame. B – “quarter tuck” yes!! I might actually consider belting my pants again.. Thanks for the tip. C – Forever 21. cheap, cute fashion, I can spend hours in that store ($30 shoes… yesss….). This also goes for Joe Fresh and H&M —– love.it.

  • alayne

    you are soo cute!

  • Janis Eriksen

    You look awesome! (as per usual)

  • Tracey

    Oh, how I adore you Liz… #myidolrightback

  • Liz

    Lady you are just the ultimate. #myidol

  • Tracey

    You might be the cutest person Ive never met, Jen. Hee!!

  • Jen

    I want to be the taller, paler version of you. Please??

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