"Things which became visual identifiers of people I could get along with, things which conveyed similar interests, or similar emotional or social situations." The "things" she is refering to are clothing, accessories, make up and hair style. "Let's talk about how your self-presentation and choice of clothes is linked to your public projections of your sexualities and social ideas as well as your personality and your friends"
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A "must" read for fashion bloggers.
Thanks Tavi http://tavi-thenewgirlintown.blogspot.com/ again and again.
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