Honolulu, student/environmental education intern

We ran into Alvarado on a particularly busy day: She had some studying to do, as well as a job interview.

“I wanted to be professional and comfortable,” explains Alvarado, 18. “I think it’s always important to be comfortable — that way it shows a little bit of your style. But it also has to be well-suited for your day.”

The look: Macy’s boots, Old Navy jacket, Jostens rings, Jessi Malay necklace, dress was a gift