By Judy Meepos
Updated Nov 30, 2013 @ 2:18 pm
Credit: Courtesy Photo

Congratulations Mia Heckendorf, you're's Reader of the Week! Mia Heckendorf of Cary, North Carolina made a bold statement in a modern-day ballerina style tulle skirt inspired by the gowns in our September issue's "The Look." Angie exclusively explained to, "As a girl who isn't afraid to try something new, I knew I had to put my own spin on the elegant gowns in "Dance With Me" from your amazing, fashion-forward September issue. I chose to contrast a lighter white skirt with a striped blouse for a more daytime-appropriate, but still super-feminine look." Check out Mia and our other inspired by InStyle looks in December's Jennifer Lawrence-covered issue or download it on your tablet.

Be our Reader of the Week! If one of our stories has inspired you to mix it up, send us a pic (300 dpi or larger) of your transformation to or submit it through InStyle's Tumblr. You could be featured in InStyle and