I must admit, preppy style hasn’t been on my radar. I know what preppy style is and what it’s about, but being somewhat of a rebel it hasn’t always appealed to me.

Preppy style is usually associated with wealth, old world standards of society and conformity. Which is the opposite of my upbringing and way of life. I do enjoy some of the elements of preppy style, such as loafers, plaid and cardigans…etc. I occasionally incorporate a few of these elements in my outfits, but never all together. This Fab 40’s theme was a bit a challenge and I didn’t want to disappoint my fellow bloggers. I do admit to doing a bit of googling and research for this look. Apparently, I wasn’t the only one, a few of the other Fab 40’s bloggers did so as well!

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