The Importance Of Street Style

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Street style means different things to different people, to me it is an important way to express one’s self as an individual. From the essay “The Myth of Street Style”, street style is defined as a popular interest that is presented in various media platform, which associates with people who have a unique and out of the ordinary personality. (Woodward 83) To gain a unique street style, it requires you to have self-confidence, diligent garment sourcing and a good sense of silhouette and proportion. Confidence is the key to every fashionable person. When you are not confident in what you wear or what you choose to wear, the whole outfit will simply be ordinary. As John Galliano famously said, “Style is wearing an evening dress to McDonald’s, wearing heels to play football. It is personality, confidence and seduction.” (Lindig, 2014) Confidence is essential to good street style as it allows you to create a unique style with your personality. Any types of style in fashion require an ample amount of confidence, as your style reflects who you are as a person. For example, you have recently purchased a pair of vintage 1970s red bell-bottom pants. The color red might seem intimidating; by simply wearing the pants, it is just an ordinary vintage pants, you might feel insecure about it and eventually, the pants will be seating in your closet for the next ten years. On the other hand, wearing it with confidence, it will make heads turn while you walk down the street. Therefore, one

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