Real Life Style Icon: Ria Michelle

This is one of many Real Life Style Icon interviews in which we talk to clever, interesting people and then totally ‘borrow’ their shoes when they’re not looking

Name: Ria Michelle
Age: 27
Location: Miami, FL
Online haunts: blog // twitter // instagram // tumblr
Three reasons that you’re awesome:
I keep it real, I’m funny, and a little strange.
What are you wearing right now, as you type this?
A Unif muscle tee, and my boyfriend’s giant hoodie.

What is the last item of clothing you bought?

Alexander Wang Fishline Suspension Shorts
What is the item of clothing you most covet at the moment? Splurge: The Row Leather Backpack a little more down to earth: Manolo Blahnik Chaos Sandal
Tell us about a favorite childhood memory about your clothes.
Definitely leaving the house and changing into my goth clothes before I got on the bus to go to school. I would change back before my mom got home because she hated the style. One day she was home early so I totally got busted, but it was nice dressing true to myself, in clothes I saved the money to buy myself.
Is there anything you absolutely WON’T wear? 
You will not find me in Peplum…I just do not get it. I’ll see something cute and my eyes travel down and find peplum and just be completely turned off.
What’s your go-to outfit for a date? For a job interview?
I love a little mini dress for a date. I’m a big fan of loose fitting, comfortable garments. Job interview…I work at home for myself haha but I guess if I had to go to one, it’s be a cute two piece suit. I like a nice tailored pant with a silk blouse and a matching blazer.
Is there anything you’d like to see come back into style?
I kind of don’t want sneaker wedges to go away…only because I haven’t copped the Isabel Marant ones yet and I still kind of want to even though they’re definitely on their way out if not out. The various “inspired by” and other sneaker wedges can keep going though. Not interested lol.Thanks for sharing, Ria!

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4 Comments

Sandra Dötsch

Inkkas! OMG I love those shoes! I got them as well, there is nothing more beautiful 🙂
There are so colourful but you can still combine them with almost everything!

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Ally // Digital Diva

Ah, this girl has got some serious style 🙂 I don't think my bank balance is quite in the same league as hers though her version of a little more down to earth are some manolos. Maybe she means the stylem not the price!

Totally agree with her about wedge trainers – they rock my world.

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