Style on the Street is an interactive fashion video series that showcases real girls with real style in different neighborhoods of Los Angeles. In this video, typeF visits Melrose Avenue and meets Onwia, who wears the turban look.
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Jul 14, 2011
Hi, I'm Jennifer Chan for Typef.com, and I'm your girl on the street. Today, we're on Melrose Avenue, where the stores are funky and so are the styles. When you wear a teal turban out, you're bound to turn some heads. This girl had killer personal style. What's your name? I'm Onwia Gaskens. And where are you from? I'm from Los Angeles. How would you describe your style? Like funky Boho, vintage, mostly, yeah. Now walk us through your outfit from the turban all the way to your shoes. Where did you get everything from? Okay, I got my turban from Beauty Supply and my jacket, my blazer is from H & M. My necklace is from Forever and my tank is from The Roadium and my tights are from H & M and my shoes are from Buffalo Exchange and my bag is from Goodwill. I love it. Okay, what's your favorite trick for flattering your figure? How do you dress for your body shape? Well since I have like big breasts, I like to sometimes, sometimes I like to wear stuff that's like more form fitting up here and then like flares out, so like tunics and stuff like that. Okay, where do you get your inspiration from for your style? Solange. She's a good one. Describe your style in three words. Funky, vintage and like, kind of Boho. Okay, thank you so much. Okay, thank you. For more fashion and beauty looks just for you, go to Typef.com.