Editor’s Note: “Instagram Fashion Finds” is a blog series featuring designers and brands I’ve stumbled across in my endless Instagram scrolling. While some of the designers are couture and others ready-to-wear, each brand has caught my eye because of their visual aesthetic and overall style vibe.
The Oversize Store is a brand that supports sustainability through vintage shopping. CEO and Founder Tamira Jarrel’s obsession with oversized blazers let her to create “The Oversize Store”. Unlike any other online vintage shopping experience, Jarrel’s online shop is a carefully curated selection of the most unique blazers from across different states, cities, and countries.
Shopping vintage means you give these hand-selected blazers a second chance to serve a purpose in your closet. The company aims to give an alternative approach to fast fashion consumption. Oversize wants your purchase to be an experience rather than a quick buy.
The shop sells pre-loved or pre-owned oversized blazers, each inspected thoroughly and then restored. The blazers are standard men’s sizing so they’ve developed a size guide that will make it easier to shop for based on the type of fit you want. Their blazers are meant to fit roomy, slouchy and oversized and are intended to change the stigma of having to wear clothes that are meant to “suit your body shape” or are “gender specific”. The brand believes in wearing what makes you feel good no matter the fit. Oversize is a non-gender binary brand and are thrilled to be inclusive of everyone.
Think of Oversize and your one-stop-shop for the coveted wardrobe staple: the blazer. Blazers can be a main piece in your wardrobe and can be worn with just about everything from jeans and a t-shirt to a midi skirt and blouse. They dress up any outfit and add a polished touch by simply throwing one over your current look. Oversize offers you a staple, not a trend…