lookbook: wasteland

even if you’re not ready to dye your hair orange, these pics will have you feeling groovy.

by rebecca willa davis

Anyone who has ever stepped foot in a Wasteland knows just how overwhelming it can sometimes be; there are literally racks upon racks of want-right-now threads, and our arms can only haul so much clothing into the dressing room. Which is why we love the fact that the new-used-vintage retailer puts together lookbooks. They are instant collage board--or now, Pinterest board--inspiration and send us running to find whatever fits the lookbook's vibe.

Take their latest, for winter 2012: It features a model (whose eye makeup we are dying over) looking very '70s disco-chic…and of course now that's all we want to wear. The timing couldn't be more perfect--what better to wear to Thanksgiving at mom and dad's than a groovy metallic blazer and brocade pants? Best of all, if you aren't near one of their West Coast stores you can shop similar looks online. If only they had that orange Beetle up for sale…

Visit for more info. WANT MORE COLLAGE BOARD INSPIRATION? CHECK OUT THESE LOOKBOOKS FROM… Gap, Pencey, and Wildfox! And of course, we've always got new arrivals in the NYLON Shop!