Highwaisted Jeanius

canadiana,fashion in canada,illustration,projects — Danielle on August 24, 2007 at 8:59 am

jeaniusEarnest Sewn asks, “Are you a Jean-ius?”

To which I answer, yes, I am a jeanius.

They also want me to show how I would wear the high-waisted jean, so I drew this picture. To me, the new high waisted jean really is best worn as part of the venerated “Canadian Tuxedo” look. To emphasize the redundancy of this classic hoser-ista style, I added superfluous suspenders. I considered including the traditional plaid flannel shirt, but I decided that would look too ubiquitous.

See the full size image here.

You may want to vote for my entry here. For extra support, sign up for the social networking thing and your vote will count tenfold.

If you do vote for me, I could win 3 pairs of these high waisted jeans, and I would wear them a lot. Thanks!

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    8 Comments »

    1. Hi Danielle,
      I tagged you to play ‘8 facts’ which apparently has been going around and around the blog-o-sphere. I can’t believe I said blog-o-sphere. Forgive me. And forgive me for tagging you.

      Comment by Elaine — August 24 2007 @ 10:37 am
    2. By the way, I voted for your drawing and wrote a review. I do love the way you layered the suspenders over the jacket. Very nice touch.

      Comment by Elaine — August 24 2007 @ 10:39 am
    3. Thanks Elaine. Back when I last did the meme, it was just 5 things. I’ve dropped the ball on a few tags since then.

      Comment by Danielle — August 24 2007 @ 3:25 pm
    4. Great job, Danielle! And you’d look great in them, too.

      Comment by Wendy — August 24 2007 @ 3:43 pm
    5. Heh, that is funny. Now it has increased to 8. I am glad I did it or else I wouldn’t have gotten to vote on your design today! I read a few other good posts too as a result.

      Comment by Elaine — August 24 2007 @ 4:26 pm
    6. The Jean-ius link has an extra http// in it so it doesn’t work, eh.

      Comment by Eric H — August 28 2007 @ 11:08 pm
    7. Thanks Eric! fixed it =)

      Comment by Danielle — August 29 2007 @ 8:59 am
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