Style Scout: Joelle Zbacnik

Thursday, December 27, 2012


Clothing details: Hat: Urban Outfitters, a couple of months ago, $5; Cardigan: Forever 21, two years ago, $13; Dress: Leavenworth Salvation Army, a week ago, $4; Boots: They were my mom’s from the ’90s; Tights: Urban Outfitters, a year ago, $10

Name: Joelle Zbacnik

Age: 28

Relationship status: Taken

Hometown: Columbia City, Ind.

Time in Lawrence: 10 years

Occupation: Urban Outfitters women’s accessories team lead

Dream job: Writer

What were you doing when scouted? Working

Describe your style: Mix of vintage and new pieces

Fashion trends you love: Everything! I like bow ties on girls and guys a lot.

Fashion trends you hate: Leggings

Fashion influences:

What would you like to see more of in Lawrence? Legit dance parties

Less of? Ex-boyfriends

Tattoos or piercings? Yes! Quite a few tattoos. My septum is pierced, and, embarrassingly, my tongue is too.

Whom do people say you look like? My older brother. People mistake us for twins.

Tell us a secret… I’m sort of obsessed with Ashlee Simpson.