My mom always tells this story about how, when I was little, I had a pair of pink overalls that she would have to hide from me so that I wouldn't try to wear them every single day. Years later, as a more-or-less adult, I've found a way to meld an old obsession with a new one--pinafore dresses.
I know. I can't believe how much I like these overalls, either. I purchased them online last week as a part of a much larger order with the idea that I'd probably just return them the second after I'd tried them on and laughed at the fact that I ever thought I could pull off this look. The fact is, I'm short (5'4"), about to turn 26, and rather well endowed on the bosom front. Trendy adult overalls didn't seem like a real option for me. Alas, I ended up shipping back everything. Everything BUT the overalls.
Rompers and overalls have been in for a while now. And of course shorteralls have been immortalized on Girls. But recently, the overall fad has been trending back to the original--as in full jean overalls. Or, as Leah called them "denim pantseralls." They're really cute and perfect for summer (see: our street style girl today) but here's the rub: They're crazy hard to pull off. And that's where we come in...
One of my new favorite pieces for spring/summer is a pair of shorts overalls I bought at a thrift store in Denver. They feel effortless and cool and c