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42. What is your cultural background and how has that influenced how you dress?

I'm Latina and white, and I guess it plays into my natural body shape and accommodating my curves before I look at the style. If it doesn't look right, I won't wear it.

waspy American - and Australian. Probably years in school uniform have made me more amenable to the concept of a limited clothing palette.

vaguely slavic-american. i admire the trashy/classy line eastern europeans carefully balance on, but i don't know if it influenced me necessarily. i try to embody the spirit of a matching adidas tracksuit.

European background, mum brought up by grand-parents. So it was about not following fashion trends, quality over quantity, investing in classic quality pieces. No one would wear a tracksuit on the street, even these days!

I'm white American with a Jewish dad and Christian mom raised non-religiously. This has no influence on how I dress.

I am English/Irish/Scottish/Welsh And this becomes quite apparent when the weather starts to get chilly, because my wardrobe will be drawn entirely from my stockpile of thigh-length Irish fisherman knit sweaters.

My mum was from France and moved to England, where i live. My dad was from Lincoln.

I am Indigenous x Lithuanian. I don't wear any traditional Indigenous or Lithuanian clothing but I am proud of my heritage.

French, I dress very French

It influenced women to always follow and keep the culture style

I was raised by fundamentalist Christians with very strict rules about modest, feminine fashion. I don't think I wore pants in public before age 12.

I used style to rebel at 16. I had a wardrobe in the trunk of my first car, a Dodge Intrepid. I'd put on the shortest skirts and knee-high leather boots as soon as I was out of my parent's eyesight.

To this day, I loathe any clothing that feels like something my Mother would approve of. I'll never wear a midiskirt, a peter pan color, or pastel florals.

I'm a Londoner, and the weather is very unpredictable, so I'm a fan of layers, and if I don't have a collapsable umbrella in my handbag then I'll be sure to wear something with a hood.

white, east coast, democrat, nature lover, College, BFA oil painting. german from early 1800’s,
called Pennsylvania Dutch. Raised protestant, dont do church
age 78

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Raised in a closed envirement With religious parents and Family, it influenced how i was as person up to the point i met my hubby.

Being raised in Catholicism made me want to push back from all types of modesty and the perpetuation of normcore culture.

I’m American—that’s the closest to a cultural background I’ve got. I dress overly casual in the wrong instances, I suppose.

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