Iowa City is known for its ability to produce incredible writers and is even identifited as a UNESCO City of Literature, but many fail to pay attention to the fashion-savvy citizens of this poetic town. While we may be a “flyover” state here in Iowa, our sense of fashion is definitely not something to be overlooked. I wandered the streets of downtown Iowa City in search of pedestrians who have some serious style skills and found of a treasure trove of Pinterest-worthy looks. Feeling like you’re in a fashion rut? These ladies were spotted strutting effortlessly down brick and concrete-paved “runways” are definitely ones to take inspiration from.
Madison, 19 – “My mom is who inspires me.”
Alissa, 18 – “I like shopping at places like Urban Outfitters and American Eagle Outfitters. They usually have clothes that are my style.”
Hannah, 18 – “My style is very hipster, I love denim jackets and things like that. I actually painted this myself yesterday!”