I love the way the unschooled kids I know enjoy showing their style through the clothing they wear. Rather than compete with their peers for the latest brand-name trendy outfits, they express themselves artistically. They like to shop at thrift stores, and homemade clothes are especially cool.
This post was inspired by what ElvenTiger was wearing on her feet when we left for basketball the other night:
Here's another example:
And another, with a homemade vest and scarf that Grammy made her for her birthday:
And as a bonus, here's a picture of ElvenTiger with her best girlfriends at her birthday party:
Come to think of it, some of the Moms have a creative, unconventional clothing style, too. Hmm, I'll have to capture them in some pictures!
P.S. This photo uploading thing hasn't gotten any easier yet. It still took half an hour to upload these four photos. And I wasn't even using Facebook. Geesh! Any tips?