HOW TO: become a pink lady

Although I’m probably “too pure to be pink” myself, I absolutely adore the pink ladies and their style. In fact, every time I watch Grease I can’t help but envy their iconic, pink bombers and wish I had one myself. So recently, I created my own, modern take on a pink ladies-style jacket and I am completely obsessed with it!

For a while now I’ve been searching for a quirky denim jacket but hadn’t managed to find a one I LOVED. I’d loved the idea of sewing patches and sins onto a denim jacket and making it my own, however I needed to find a suitable base before the fun of collection could commence. One patch in particular that I was infatuated with was the pink ladies inspired patch from livinginlalaland, I couldn’t resist buying it even before I had discovered my perfect jacket. I’ve used this website many times before for gifts and treats for myself, I would 100% recommend checking it out for the best pop culture gifts and accessories.

pink lady

Eventually, I fell in love with this pink denim jacket from Forever 21, a brand that I have loved over the past year or so. It was affordable, pretty and perfect for the idea I had in mine – better still, it matched the patch perfectly! It is ideal for the upcoming summer months, especially paired with my pink Coconut Lane sunnies!

coconut x lalaland

As soon as my new-found love arrived, I (or should I say my mam) sewed the patch right on. Although it’s not much of a DIY, I love the turn out and can’t wait to potentially get more patches and even some pins to decorate the jacket further. Who knows, I might even be brave enough to have ‘Pink Ladies’ embroidered right across the back!

beauty school dropout

Thank you so much for reading this post. Make sure you’re always caught up by following my blog, twitter and Instagram.

Emily (newest member of the pink ladies) X

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