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It’s effin cold and windy...

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Photos: Falko Blümlein
Cardigan: Via Appia Due
Bustier: H&M Trend
Capri Jeans: Via Appia
Belt: Vintage
Sandals: Isabel Marant
Hat: H&M Divided
Earrings: Dior “Mise en Dior”
Tribal Earrings
Bracelet: Hermès
Ring: YSL Arty Ring
Alternatives: New Look Inspire cardigan,
Mochi crop top, Cheap Monday jeans,
ASOS jeans, ASOS belt,
Jessica Buurman sandals, Catarzi hat,
ALDO earrings, New Look ring

Not much time ago, there was this scandal about Oprah Magazine talking about crop tops and saying that you should feel free to try them “if (and only if!) you’ve got a flat stomach”. It caused a major shitstorm and made many – especially plus-sized – girls post pictures of them wearing crop tops with the hashtags #rockthecrop #pullingofacroptop #ifandonlyifiwantto. I joined this movement on → Instagram (and → Facebook) because I think that it’s not okay to tell someone what he or she is allowed to wear. That’s arrogant in many ways and not the right way for a magazine to give tips on how to dress.

I’m not willing to dress for anyone, especially not for total strangers. I dress for myself, wear what I like in this exact moment. And if that’s a crop top, I’ll wear it. Just like in this post today. I’m not wearing it to say: “Hey, I’m fat and I’m wearing a crop top!”, it has nothing to do with being a rebel. The thing is: I saw this top online, fell in love with the colors and the design and had to get it.
I enjoyed wearing it and while we were shooting the pictures – in front of many people – no one looked at me and had to throw up or told me that I was disgusting. No one came up to me and said that I should only wear a crop top with a flat tummy. No one was horrified and ran away.

What I want to say: when you wear what you want and add the right attitude (feel good!), nobody will ruin your day. Of course there might be some people looking at you, but always remember: some might be surprised, maybe because they don’t see fat people wearing such beautiful clothes that often (sadly!), maybe because they think you’re gorgeous, maybe because they wish they weren’t afraid of doing the same. Sure, some will look and shake their heads, giving you that evil look and making you feel like you’re a major piece of shit, but do you really want to take these strangers seriously? Will you let them tell you what you’re allowed to wear? Do you really want to depend on their opinion? Choose your daily look according to their wishes? Do you really want to dress yourself for a stranger? I’m sure the answer is: no.
You don’t have to wear a crop top, you don’t have to prove to anyone that you can rock a crop top. If you don’t like them, nobody’s forcing you to wear them. Just wear whatever you want, but please don’t listen to such bullshit tips that tell you how to dress – you’ve got your own mind, use it and be creative! :)

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Foundation: Giorgio Armani Luminous Silk Foundation “#5” / Dior “Glow Maximizer” * / Rouge Bunny Rouge Highlighting Fluid “Sea of Clouds” *
Concealer: Sisley Phyto-Cernes Éclat “1” *
Powder: Givenchy Le Prisme Visage “Color Confetti” [LE] *
Contour/Bronzer:
Guerlain Terracotta “Joli Teint” Natural Healthy Glow Powder Duo “Clair/Light-Blondes” *
EyeshadowBase: Benefit “Stay don’t Stray”
Eyeshadow: Bobbi Brown Eye Shadow “Heather”
Eyeliner: Rouge Bunny Rouge Lacquer Eyeliner “Raven Glaze” *
Mascara:
Guerlain “Cils d’Enfer Maxi Lash – So Volume” *
Eyebrows:
Bobbi Brown Eye Shadow “Grey” / Kryolan Eyebrow Forming Gel
Blush: Benefit “CORALista”
Highlighter: Shiseido Luminizing Satin Face Color “High Beam White”
Lips: MAC Sheen Supreme Lipstick “Sweet Grenadine” [LE] *

Die mit * gekennzeichneten Produkte wurden mir kosten- und bedingungslos vom Hersteller oder der zuständigen PR-Firma zur Verfügung gestellt.
Products tagged with a * were sent to me for consideration by the brand or its PR firm.

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4 Comments
  • Petra
    July 28, 2015

    Liebe Lu, ein wunderbares Statement, klasse geschrieben. Danke dafür. Und Du siehst toll aus!

  • Maria
    July 27, 2015

    Ich finde die Einstellung toll! Niemand sollte sich an Kleidungslinien gebunden fühlen. Man ist nie zu dünn oder zu dick für Kleidung die glücklich und selbstbewusst macht :) Ich trage oben eine 44 (manchmal 42) und habe für meine Figur einen relativ flachen Bauch und finde das mir z.b. croptops mit z.b. highwaist Hosen super stehen :) #rockthecroptop

  • Ramona
    July 27, 2015

    Ich finds so toll wie selbstbewusst du bist. Ich würd mich nie trauen ein Crop Top zu tragen und ich glaub auch nicht dass es mir sonderlich gut stehen würde, aber bei dir sieht’s einfach wahnsinnig gut aus!

  • Martina
    July 27, 2015

    Liebe Lu, du siehst super aus und deine attitude rockt!!
    Find ich klasse, dass du dich nicht fremdbestimmen lässt.

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