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How To Remake Your Life To Look Like "Moonrise Kingdom"

What if you wanted to aesthetically base your life on this movie? First of all, you need to make sure your surroundings look like a vintage postcard from Maine. Secondly, you have to be totally copacetic with smelling like a musty attic at all times.

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1. Saddle Shoes.

Left: $210 from etsy. Right: $37.99 from ModCloth.

2. A lighthouse.

Here are some instructions on how to buy a lighthouse.
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Here are some instructions on how to buy a lighthouse.

3. A portable record player.

Left: $25 from etsy. Right: $25 from etsy.

Left: $25 from etsy. Right: $25 from etsy.

4. Vintage cape coat.

Sigh, it's almost impossible to find a vintage coat like the dusty pink one that Suzy is wearing. May as well make it yourself from this 1960s Vogue pattern.

Sigh, it's almost impossible to find a vintage coat like the dusty pink one that Suzy is wearing. May as well make it yourself from this 1960s Vogue pattern.

5. Ruffled knee socks.

$9.95 from Free People.

6. Boy scout scarves.

$8.99 from etsy.

7. A royal blue coat.

So you, too, can look like an evil social worker. Left: $395 from etsy. Right: $65 from etsy.

So you, too, can look like an evil social worker.

Left: $395 from etsy. Right: $65 from etsy.

8. Madras plaid golf pants.

Who doesn't want Bill Murray's Spring 1972 resort look??$10 from etsy.
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Who doesn't want Bill Murray's Spring 1972 resort look??

$10 from etsy.

9. Cicada earrings.

$30 from etsy.

10. Sailboat curtains.

You'll have to periodically scour eBay and etsy for vintage fabric.Left: $24 curtain from etsy. Right: $19.95 for upholstery fabric.

You'll have to periodically scour eBay and etsy for vintage fabric.

Left: $24 curtain from etsy. Right: $19.95 for upholstery fabric.

11. Round crocheted rug.

Left: €180,00 from etsy. Right: $319 from etsy.

12. Collared mod dress.

Left: €71.97 from Modekungen. Right: $16.85 from eBay.

13. A window seat.

Left: DIY Ikea hack, directions here. Right: This Old House shows you how to build a window seat.

14. A plaid lunchbox.

15. Plaid robe.

$15.99 from etsy.

16. Deer painting.

$195 from etsy. Note: I wouldn't spend more than $5.
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$195 from etsy. Note: I wouldn't spend more than $5.

17. A gazebo.

These gazebos are from Gazebo Emporium. "Pricing may vary." They probably cost like a hundred thousand dollars. I don't know, it's been a while since I last looked into gazebo pricing. Hope you have a backyard!!

These gazebos are from Gazebo Emporium. "Pricing may vary." They probably cost like a hundred thousand dollars. I don't know, it's been a while since I last looked into gazebo pricing. Hope you have a backyard!!

18. Francoise Hardy record.

Francoise Hardy record, found from eBay.

Francoise Hardy record, found from eBay.

19.

Coonskin cap, $9.95 from the Village Hat Shop.

20. Boy scout badges.

This 10-piece lot is only $10 from etsy.
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This 10-piece lot is only $10 from etsy.

21. An eyepatch.

$6.56 from Soap.com.

22. Basket purse.

The kind that's open on top so you can put your cat in it.$59 from etsy..
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The kind that's open on top so you can put your cat in it.

$59 from etsy..

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