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Sweatshirt Chic: Nirvana



A graphic sweatshirt can be so versatile. It can be girlie or tomboyish, casual or dressy, I mean I can go on and on. I decided to do a mixture of girlie and tomboyish for my Nirvana sweatshirt I scored for $20 at Forever21. Although I was still a baby when Nirvana was created and at their peak, I went through a phase of liking alternative and rock music and of course Nirvana was one of my favorites. I was also intrigued by Kurt Cobain, his personality overall and his mental health issues as I had always been interested in how people think and why people do the things that they do. His death was tragic and at the time I didn’t understand why someone so talented and successful would want to hurt himself. I am still a bit bewildered by the whole story as it seemed his death never really had any real closure.
As an ode to my childhood and favorite bands, I found it fitting for this outfit to be a bit quirky and edgy.

“The most common way people give up their power is by thinking they don’t have any. — Alice Walker”

Check out the photos below.
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(2) Comments

  1. OMG, are those leopard print flats?! I totally looove the outfit and the sunglasses/curly hair combo! I would have never thought to create a style such as this one : ) Yes, I do remember Nirvana and Kurt (R.I.P), their music was a freshness and unique twist to the alternative rock genre.

    Keep up the fabulous posts, Venus!

    1. Venus says:

      LOL, yes they are Chi Chi! Thank you so much! Yes, I had to go back into the archives to listen to some of their classics.

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