Yes! Self-aware people will be conscious of their own projection!
I think one of the special aspects of this blog is the glorious spectrum of humanity encountered. We do wonder about the lives of the people featured; there are no bland snapshots.
At first glance, the layering seems to look bulky to me, but I have to say I really like the innermost layer here – a nice, surprising contrast of turquoise and black (cooler palette) within a couple layers of a warm brown. xo