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Overalls are back. I know, I know. But fear not. You don’t have to look like a giant six-year-old to wear them (though, really, what’s wrong with that?). But, you can channel your inner tomboy for a look that’s a little nostalgic, a little downtown (hello, Alexa Chung) and a whole lot playful (not to mention comfy to the max).

Here’s how I wore overalls for a romp around Palm Springs on Memorial Day…

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As with most things in life, overalls tend to look best on the long and the lean. But, if like me, you’re not Giselle-feet-tall, cheat the system with some sky-high wedges (although, take this advice to heart: don’t wear said wedges in a wind storm). A sleek sandal or pump also pairs well with overalls for a look that’s more tomboy-chic than playground-sweet.

What do you think? Would you try overalls? Or not so much? I’ve been itching to ty them since Joy and Anne went proverall. Though to be honest, I was jazzed about the overalls trend for the mere comfort factor alone (nothing tight on the waist means more milkshakes, if you ask me!).

What I’m Wearing:

Citizens of Humanity ‘Quincey’ Overalls c/o (so soft, and perfectly cut)

Broadway & Broome lace top (another hand-me-down from Helen -!!!- but similar here)

Wedges c/o Shoe Dazzle

Bag c/o Just Fab

Memphis Turquoise Crystal sunglasses c/o TOMS

Hat c/o Kristen Turner

[Photos by FredBaby13]

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