’Cause lookin’ cool ain’t easy.

Name: Hilarie Shanley

Age: 25

Residence: Capitol Hill

Occupation: works at a PR firm and is studying to be a teacher

Spotted: 1:30 p.m., F and 12th Streets NW

Destination: Dupont Circle, to help her boyfriend find Camper shoes

Hipster Giveaway: a pinafore dress with blue tights and an American Apparel sack

Style Definition: “I just really like wearing dresses with empire waists,” Shanley says.

Ironic Footwear: teal flats, because she wants to be the same height as her boyfriend

Fruit Fetish: “I like mismatched colors. I feel like a big, giant blueberry today.”

Brush-Off: Shanley says it takes her 10 minutes to get dressed. “I’ll just kind of rummage around.”