Emily joined our Revival family last spring and quickly became our resident cut-up and ray of sunshine, thanks to her old soul and razor sharp wit. A talented artist and budding photographer, Emily also sells her artwork on Etsy under the name Beggars Would Ride. And she would LOVE to take your picture in your cutest Revival duds for our Instagram.
Name: Emily Winks
Hometown: Iowa City, practically.
Style Icon: The cast of First Wives Club. Goldie's character.
Favorite Fabric: Microsuede
Favorite Blog: Reductress
Spirit Animal: Probably a koala
Favorite Drink/Cocktail: Whiskey soda with a lemon and a lime
What do you Love About Iowa City: You can go anywhere alone and, if you’re looking for company, either make a friend or end up having an unexpected adventure with old buddies. Also, the summertime is here is BOSS! Truly a wonderful time.
Favorite Iowa City Eat: Oasis hummus
What are Five Staple Items that Should be in Every Girl's Closet:
- A lacey bralette
- Motorcyle boots
- Denim Vest
- Black jeans
Favorite Current Revival Item: Everything all the time! But these in particular.
- Free People Lace Scallop Skirt
- Black Convertible Shaping Slip
- Wooden Ships Cement Montreal Beanie
- Beggars Would Ride Bird Print
- Simpatico Hobnail Candle in Nag Champa
- UrbApothecary Cheek & Lip Stain
- Castro Sunnies in Tortoise
Favorite Current Revival 119 Item: TokyoMilk Dark “Everything & Nothing” is my forever scent.
What is the Greatest Style Advice You ever Received? “You Better Work”- RuPaul
How would you describe your style? Olivia Newton John Wayne
Find Emily's artwork at Revival 119 & at her Etsy Store, Beggars Would Ride.