Lookin' good, Alaska! At least that's what I hope to say every few weeks when I take a closer look at what you wore. I want you to help me dispel the distinctly Alaska myth of Carhartts at the opera and set a new standard for avoiding our unhealthy addiction to rubber footwear. Be warned, I also might call you out for passing off those zip-off hiking pants as business casual. To get started, here's what some of you wore during the 2013 Fur Rendezvous Festival in downtown Anchorage on Feb. 24. Fur was the obvious accessory, and even when it wasn't, you were still winter-weather stylin'.
Anchorage freelance writer Leslie Boyd writes a regular column on local shopping and style.Ideas, information or tips? Contact her at akshopgirl(at)gmail.com