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You Need Coolin’ Baby I'm Not Foolin’

by Angelo K., 34 year old self-deprecating ghostwriter from The P.I. currently in Los Angeles, United States

50 comments · 7 · August 16, 2009

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My Mom's Black Sequined Sash Worn As Scarf, Wade White / Black Dress Shoes, Thrifted, And Then Reworked Embellished Camouflage Blazer, Mango Black Studded Wayfarer Esque Sunglasses, Protacio Black Cotton / Polyester Semi Drop Crotch Calf Length Drawstring Trousers, Fruit Of The Loom White V Neck T Shirt, Diy Ed Black Studded Headband, From A Friend Three Tier Pearl Cuff - You Need Coolin’ Baby I'm Not Foolin’ - Angelo Kangleon
HYPE 94
  1. Black Sequined Sash Worn as Scarf

    ,

    My Mom's

    , in Scarves
  2. White / Black Dress Shoes

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    Wade

    ,

    Mall of Asia

    , in Dress Shoes
  3. Embellished Camouflage Blazer

    ,

    Thrifted, and then Reworked

    , in Blazers
  4. Black Studded Wayfarer-esque Sunglasses

    ,

    Mango

    ,

    Mango

    , , in Mango Eyewear
  5. Black Cotton / Polyester Semi Drop-Crotch Calf-Length Drawstring Trousers

    ,

    Protacio

    ,

    Made-to-Order

    , in Cotton Pants
  6. White V-Neck T-Shirt

    ,

    Fruit of The Loom

    ,

    Wal-Mart

    , in Shirts
  7. Black Studded Headband

    ,

    DIY-ed

    , in Hair
  8. Three-tier Pearl Cuff

    ,

    From a Friend

    , in Jewelry

If the title of this look sounds familiar, that’s ‘cause it’s the first line from Led Zeppelin’s “Whole Lotta Love� from 1969, which you probably love. Or not.

This jacket is so glam rock it reminds me of Adam Lambert. You know Adam, the guylinered runner-up on this year’s American Idol. Swear to God, I cried so hard when he didn’t win, I must’ve smudged my own guyliner and ended up looking like Gene Simmons in stage makeup. Just goes to show that people are not ready for a little, um, edge. Which is not to diss the Kris Allen fans—Kris is kinda, um, cute. But, I’m sorry, the way Adam sang “Whole Lotta Love� on rock ‘n’ roll week, and the way he performed “Beth� by KISS during the final episode, that was genius—and don’t even get me started about the clothes!

By the way, this jacket already came embellished when I snatched it out of a thrift store bin—I just added a few studs here and there, trimmed the sleeves to make them a little slimmer, and then soaked the whole thing in dark rum for a week to give it an antiquated, worn out look. I can’t wait to wear it again, when “me and the boys will be playin’ all night.�

Location: Cebu, Philippines

Currently listening to: Well, “Whole Lotta Love� by Led Zeppelin, and “Beth� by KISS

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Comments (50)

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Kookie B.
diggin' this a whole lot! hyped, dear. :)
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Stefan B
looove the jacket & the handband so much
hyped !
Angelo Kangleon
But your looks are far better! Thanks for the Hype!
James McMaster
That jacket is brilliant. Very nice look :)
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Andy V.Estrada
the jacket
your shoes
♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥
hyped
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Ema Morgan
i love this look!! <3<3
Angelo Kangleon
Thanks Ema! The thing about this jacket is it's not something you can wear, like, 5 times in a year. Maybe just once a year. LOL. Looking for an excuse to wear it again. :)
Lynn Hollinger
Fierce & astonishing<3
hype
Angelo Kangleon
Thank you, my dear. :)
Abay Yosh
really love ur style
hyped
Vins C
great pieces! now im yer fan ;)
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KIKO CAGAYAT
i love white shoes. Hyped!
Renz C
hyped! no doubt =)
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