The internet was abuzz earlier this week when it was announced that the sequel to author Harper Lee's iconic novel To Kill a Mockingbird would be released. In celebration of this unexpected news (Lee never published another novel after To Kill a Mockingbird), we're rounding up our favourite tomboys of all time—Scout Finch included, of course.
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"Even as a child, I knew what I didn't want. I didn't want to wear red lipstick."
"Aunt Alexandra was fanatical on the subject of my attire. I could not possibly hope to be a lady if I wore breeches; when I said I could do nothing in a dress, she said I wasn't supposed to be doing things that required pants."
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"As a girl, you're supposed to love Sleeping Beauty. I mean, who wants to love Sleeping Beauty when you can be Aladdin?"
On Page: Head to toe Wildfang.
"I dress like a tomboy."
"I go outside, and I'm wearing a funky t-shirt, and my hair is dirty, and people say, 'What's wrong with her? She needs to invest in a hairbrush.'"
"I had no interest in fashion when I was younger. I was such a tomboy."
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"Lord knows, I never want to waste anymore of my time in mirrors."
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"Dressing up is a bore. At a certain age, you decorate yourself to attract the opposite sex, and at a certain age, I did that. But I'm past that age."
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"Women must try to do things as men have tried. When they fail, their failure must be but a challenge to others."
"I don't carry little purses. I carry big duffels, always."
Keep going to shop the tomboy look!
Band of Outsiders Trompe l’Oeil Suspender Dress ($395)
Cara Delevingne x Mulberry Mini Calf Hair Backpack ($2900)