Womenswear Wednesdays: Angela Heath on her Hawaiian look
All photos by Mauricio Rocha
With all the rain pouring over Denver recently, you'd think everyone would be wearing raincoats and holding umbrellas. But Angela Heath is a refreshing exception. A Denver native who'd lived in Hawaii and recently moved back to town, Heath knows how to handle a wet climate. Keep reading to learn where she shops, her 2013 jam, and who inspires her look.
Name: Angela Heath.
Spotted at: Downtown at 17th Street and Tremont Place.
Profession: Certified nursing assistant.
Favorite film: The Notebook.
2013 jam: "Red Nose" by Sage the Gemini.
Style inspirations/icons: I don't really look at other people; I just choose what looks and feels right. I inspire myself, but my sister inspires me sometimes.
Favorite color: Green, any green.
Favorite accessory: Necklaces.
Style mantra: I sing while I'm getting dressed, but I also say to myself a saying from back home: "You gon' learn today."
Shops at: Macy's, Wild and Free Kauai, Jean Warehouse, Urban Outfitters, Forever 21, and Ross and TJ Maxx. If I find something I like, I don't care where it comes from.
"I like to express myself with my clothes, so me wearing pink means I'm happy. I used to not wear hats much, but now I really like to," says Heath, explaining her pink shorts and BAD baseball cap. Here she also shows off a favorite gold bracelet, which means "Forever loved."Style analysis:
Even on a rainy, drab day, Heath has a colorful look that stands out. She's sporting a casual style that references hip-hop music with her Notorious B.I.G. tank and her BAD hat, which brings Biggie's explicit lyrics to mind. Her letterman jacket features an A for Angela, and shows her attention to detail. But Most of all, Heath dresses to express herself -- and to show that she's gon' learn today.
Always be willing to learn more today, Denver.
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