“I grew up on John Denver! My prized possession growing up was my John Denver CD. I’m from Pittsburgh and just moved to Nashville a month ago.”

Sarah Gribbin, 22, at Church Street and Fourth Avenue North. Jan. 5, 3:22 p.m.

Instagram: @sarah_gribbin


“I’m a photographer too. My jacket was done by my friend Ellis (@e7es77_), and hers was done by Bay Limnios (@_noonbat_).”

Ariana Brown, 20, and Josh Johnson, 20, at Five Points Pizza on Woodland Street in East Nashville. Jan. 22, 1:10 p.m.

Ariana’s Instagram: @solsistaaa

Josh’s Instagram: @godsnephew_


“I’m on my way to Walgreens on my lunch break. I moved here at the end of November from New Orleans when I evacuated from Hurricane Ida and stayed after I got a job at IQTalent Partners. Before that I lived in NYC — Astoria/Bushwick. I got the dress on Poshmark. It’s by White House Black Market. Jacket is Vince Camuto. Jewel is vintage. Shoes Timberland.”

Hope Adla Pasztor, 29, at Rep. John Lewis Way North and Church Street. Jan. 12, 1:53 p.m.

Instagram: @iamsintava


On his boots and his style inspiration: “They are Palladium. Being a ’90s kid, the cartoons had big, bold colors and style, so I like finding bold, colorful stuff.”

Kyle Yadlosky, 30, at Arcade Alley and Fourth Avenue North. Feb. 10, 10:25 a.m.


On her style inspiration: “What a child thinks a rich lady looks like or a celebrity looks like in a cartoon. I just love being overstated. I buy vintage. It started when we didn’t have too much money growing up, and then I realized it was way better.”

Fiona Ehrlich, 19, at Church Street and Seventh Avenue North. Feb. 1, 12:08 p.m.

Instagram: @fionski


“I’m visiting from Chicago for the weekend. I’m a painter and possibly doing a project downtown. And we’re meeting up with friends. A buddy of mine found [my coat] and bought it. He’s tiny but he felt that someone had to have it, so he gave it to me. [This is] a friend’s camera. I just started. I’ve shot seven or eight rolls and developed four so far.”

Damiane Nickles, 28, at East Side Banh Mi on Gallatin Avenue, Jan. 29, 2:09 p.m.

Instagram: @notaplantshop


On her knit top and skirt: “I made this myself! I just finished last night! My mother is a teacher, and one of the classes she teaches is needle arts.”

Ella Aldridge, 18, at the East Nashville Farmers’ Market. Feb. 15, 3:18 p.m.

Instagram: @ella_echo


Hume-Fogg High School students, from left: Ren, 14; Sofia, 15; Camila, 15; Max, 14; Hannah, 15; at Sixth Avenue North and Church Street. Feb. 16, 3:32 p.m.


“I’ve modeled since I was a kid, so I took inspiration from my work growing up. I moved to Nashville exactly a year ago from New York.”

Paige Palmari, 29, at Fourth Avenue North and Union Street. March 14, 1:13 p.m.

Instagram: @paigepalmari


“This is my everyday look. If I’m doing errands, this is what I normally look like. Lil Nas X and Wiz Khalifa are my style influences!”

Rashidi Robinson, 28, at Fourth Avenue North and Church Street. March 14, 1:44 p.m.

Instagram: @shidi.robin


“I’m from Franklin, but I’m studying film in London at the University of Westminster. I’ve worked on a BBC documentary. I just went to the Frist Art Museum with my parents to see the Medieval Bologna manuscripts exhibit and now we’re heading to a Beatles symphonic concert at the Schermerhorn!”

Olivia Otts, 22, at the Frist Art Museum. Jan. 13, 5:13 p.m.

Instagram: @oftwell

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