I used to wear a lot of black (goth teenage stage)… then I stopped (hippy university stage)… then I wore almost all black and dark colours (embracing the norm of my Israeli neighbourhood which wasn’t really healthy)… then all bright colours (made aliyah)… and so the cycle continues. My relationship with black has always been conflicted; it is the dress code of concerts in the music world, and I always wasn’t a fan of that – though it DOES work in terms of looking sophisticated and not distracting from the music. I actually do find that it can look beautiful on me, as long as it’s not a norm, because it doesn’t always work well with my skin – I do find it very easy to slip into wearing it too much for my personality and features. Sometimes when I wear it now, I almost feel rebellious. ANYWAY – here is the tichel I wore! I was going for sophisticated and simple:
And then I decided to experiment and add some more pins! Not sure if I’m convinced by this idea… but I’m gonna work on tweaking it! I was trying to go for a flower bouquet look… maybe it will work with differing styles of pins? Let me know what you think!