80 comments

  1. Lynn & Horst

    April 15, 2008 at 8:34 am

    FANTASTIC!

    i want to see more like her on the streets.
    esp socks with high heels are so great
    please girls, just do it!

  2. Anonymous

    April 15, 2008 at 8:48 am

    Great combination. How does she expect to put her Mac on over her dress??

  3. Anonymous

    April 15, 2008 at 8:51 am

    What a fresh looking young lady. I can manage the dress on HER; otherwise no,no. The pink socks and the shoes don´t appeal to me. Wondering how it all looks like when she puts the trench on. I wouldn´t like to see more like her on the streets.

  4. Anonymous

    April 15, 2008 at 9:27 am

    i agree about the mac… or trench – which ever it is! i was immediately curious about how it would look over the dress. collar detail provides some lovely texture.

  5. Anonymous

    April 15, 2008 at 9:40 am

    Hou la! Tres beau! J’aime la robe et les couleurs sont fantastique!..neons are really in this season

  6. Katherine

    April 15, 2008 at 9:44 am

    I think she ruins it with the socks and shoes. You could make them work with something else, but they just look wrong here. It’s a great dress, though.

  7. Anonymous

    April 15, 2008 at 9:46 am

    oh oh oh tres joli!!

  8. James

    April 15, 2008 at 10:38 am

    My favorite are the polka dots peeking out underneath the dress and I think the shoes and socks distract from that subtlety

  9. Han

    April 15, 2008 at 10:45 am

    She’s adorable! I’m not quite feeling the socks though. Maybe if she utilized the socks in a diff. outfit, then they would look good, but not so much here.

  10. Day Glow Girlfriend

    April 15, 2008 at 10:49 am

    I LOVE LOVE LOVE the socks and shoes.

  11. Anonymous

    April 15, 2008 at 10:52 am

    all three posts today are scarfed.

  12. Michelle BELLEROSE

    April 15, 2008 at 11:08 am

    Love it! Wish I could pull something like this off. Alas… I can’t handle the sight of things hanging off of me or flounce in general, even though, on a personal note, I’d love to go through life in a painter’s smock (or is that a lunatic asylum dressing gown??!)

    I especially love the socks and shoes and her irreverent layering.

    Great overcast shot and colour values too. Your photoging just gets better and better.

    Nice to catch up, as you can see I’m back from the deadzone…

  13. stella

    April 15, 2008 at 11:20 am

    The frills on the neck and the colours are divine and fresh on her. but I admit I don’t care for the socks.

  14. veronique

    April 15, 2008 at 11:29 am

    What?!!! Bright pink socks in Paris? I am so glad about this! I hope to see those around next time I go back there.

  15. laurence

    April 15, 2008 at 11:36 am

    Really well done! Bravo!

  16. sromeo

    April 15, 2008 at 12:34 pm

    ohhh that coat….swwwooonnn

  17. starbahks

    April 15, 2008 at 1:07 pm

    she has such a beautiful face.

  18. just anotheR

    April 15, 2008 at 1:08 pm

    the style of the dress is very comme des garcons! what can i say, dramatic clothes are great and CDG makes great dramatic clothes. hahaha. i love that she dares to really express herself.

  19. The Blonde

    April 15, 2008 at 1:13 pm

    The collar is gorgeous! I’m torn about the socks, but I think the idea of breaking up the blue of the dress and shoes is great.

  20. Anonymous

    April 15, 2008 at 1:23 pm

    I have to agree with Katherine, Han and Stella. The pink socks are not working. Though the deep blue of the ruffled smock (coat? cape?) looks terrific on her, complimenting her very fresh complexion. Lovely.

    ~ Miss Mary

  21. Pumpkin Man

    April 15, 2008 at 1:47 pm

    Love the day-glo pink socks & shoe combo! FAB!!!!!!

    Pumpkin Man

    http://www.little-pumpkins.blogspot.com

  22. Verity

    April 15, 2008 at 1:53 pm

    I think she can just – just – pull off the socks because of the smile.

    The neck on the dress (or coat?) is fantastic. Anyone guess at its provenance?

    verity

  23. Muoi

    April 15, 2008 at 2:27 pm

    She has just gorgeous skin, so jealous. Great dress, too.

  24. marlys

    April 15, 2008 at 2:28 pm

    Those socks/shoes transform her dress from its obvious potential – quiet elegance – into another – pop-reference whimsy.

    In this sense, although those socks/shoes are loud individual pieces, the way she wears them is as subtle as can be!

  25. lora

    April 15, 2008 at 2:31 pm

    I absolutely LOVE the socks! This is a great example of style instantly making you smile, even if you’re having a really bad day!

  26. Carolina Lange

    April 15, 2008 at 2:56 pm

    Wow! Love this!

  27. veronique

    April 15, 2008 at 2:56 pm

    Turn off the light and watch these little feet dance around.

  28. whyioughtta

    April 15, 2008 at 3:04 pm

    LOVE everything from the knees up.

    She is absolutely beautiful.

  29. Arethusa

    April 15, 2008 at 3:10 pm

    It makes me happy. :)

  30. Anonymous

    April 15, 2008 at 3:12 pm

    She is gorgeous!

  31. Anonymous

    April 15, 2008 at 3:17 pm

    I don’t like the combination but the dress itself is great.

  32. Anonymous

    April 15, 2008 at 3:53 pm

    Beautiful lady. The ruffled collar is gorgeous. Not sure about the socks and shoes though

  33. Jacob

    April 15, 2008 at 4:04 pm

    Wow! The red sign, the dark green doors, and that fantastic dark blue dress! The outfit is so well done, one of my favorite female outfits ever. I wish it would be possible to wear something with a similar feel as a man, it would probably be very hard to do though.

  34. ama

    April 15, 2008 at 4:30 pm

    Oh, I wish I could dress like that. I mean I don’t have guts :( Perhaps I wouldn’t wear these pink socks, but it’s a detail, such a detail in this amazing, funny, joyous, making-you-smile outfit.

  35. Belle

    April 15, 2008 at 4:46 pm

    those shoes and socks = so trendy. CDG sure is getting around…

  36. LittleMexicanGirl

    April 15, 2008 at 4:50 pm

    What a beautiful woman!! I agree about the socks and shoes, though. Maybe w/a different outfit…

  37. Laura

    April 15, 2008 at 4:51 pm

    Oh my god, that ruffle collar is so brilliant and she is incredibly beautiful.

  38. Anonymous

    April 15, 2008 at 5:02 pm

    I wanted to say something nasty, because that’s the mood I’m in. But I can’t bring myself to do it. She’s adorable.

  39. i mean, honestly?

    April 15, 2008 at 5:02 pm

    ‘lil liu!!!!! OMG. lil liu, please sing your song!!!

  40. FashionLuvr

    April 15, 2008 at 5:12 pm

    Oooh, this is a “Sex & the City” look, which I love! Kudos to this girl for working in that hot pink trend via socks–I wish I was gutsy enough to do the same!

  41. Jing

    April 15, 2008 at 5:35 pm

    Interesting how the first thing i noticed was the green pencil against the yellow pad.

    I love the pink striped collar on the trench…wonder if it’s a part of the coat or yet another layer.

    Not sure how i feel about the pink socks, leaning towards a no. Her cheeks are adorable though!

  42. Milena

    April 15, 2008 at 5:45 pm

    The only reason this woman can get away with the socks is because of the face.

  43. Anonymous

    April 15, 2008 at 6:06 pm

    The pink socks really make the outfit! and beautiful photo as always.

  44. Gabriela

    April 15, 2008 at 6:14 pm

    Yes that is a very beautiful and dramatic dress, I also like her hair. The other things are quite a mess and those PINK socks, ufff…

  45. jkh

    April 15, 2008 at 6:15 pm

    wonderful pic.

    wonderful

  46. Anonymous

    April 15, 2008 at 6:40 pm

    I just want to cut her off at the calves, but obviously that’s not possible so I’m going to ignore that bit because the dress/overcoat colour and texture are absolutely gorgeous.

  47. The Fashion Assistant and her Camera

    April 15, 2008 at 6:49 pm

    wow that pink socks!!! mmmm vibrant!! love it.

  48. L & K

    April 15, 2008 at 7:01 pm

    you’ve got to be totally adorable to pull this look off. If I dressed like that, I’d be shot with a rhino dart and put under psychiatric surveillance.

  49. Anonymous

    April 15, 2008 at 7:39 pm

    THAT FACE!

  50. Edith

    April 15, 2008 at 8:51 pm

    Love the ruffled collar, love the dress.

    But the socks? Noooo. Can’t we please leave the neon fishnet socks back in the 80s?!

  51. soyflatwhite1sugar

    April 15, 2008 at 9:00 pm

    THOSE CHEEKBONES!

  52. rumisbabe

    April 15, 2008 at 9:32 pm

    Wow. She is so beautiful.

  53. Anonymous

    April 15, 2008 at 10:29 pm

    What a beautiful girl. Honestly, I didn’t notice the outfit as much as I noticed her face!

  54. Michelle

    April 16, 2008 at 12:16 am

    hehe, love the splash of pink from the socks!

  55. arline jernigan

    April 16, 2008 at 12:17 am

    The pink socks don’t bother me as much as the polka dots. though it is nice to see something peeking out of the dress. I just don’t care for polka dots.

    I am not sure about the trench. It might be interesting, but the shape would completely change.

    Why didn’t you take two pics of her so we could see ;)

    This is fun. and I love the rest of the textures around her.

  56. Cerisa

    April 16, 2008 at 4:29 am

    I love that colour combo of socks/heels. It’s stunning and one of my fave make up combos.

  57. Chic Closet

    April 16, 2008 at 6:55 am

    I think if it wasn’t for her bright socks and shoes Sart prob wouldn’t have stopped her for a photo!

    She’s so cute! I love her whole outfit :)

  58. maggieescargot

    April 16, 2008 at 7:24 am

    she looks so warm.
    it was freezing out today in sydney.

    i really like the dress shes wearing, the colour looks great!
    and the pink socks! what a way to draw attention to oneself and stand out from the crowd ! :D
    good on you!

  59. Anonymous

    April 16, 2008 at 9:59 am

    very satisfying. i think this might be one of my favorites yet!

  60. Iheartfashion

    April 16, 2008 at 11:20 am

    The color and neckline on that jacket are AMAZING!

  61. Anonymous

    April 16, 2008 at 11:24 am

    Weird. I think I’m wearing that polka-dotted dress she has on right now. But I don’t think I would have ever thought to pair it with those shoes and socks. But oh well, if she likes it, who cares. And yes, she is beautiful!

  62. onlylivinggirlinmontreal

    April 16, 2008 at 11:37 am

    The only reason this outfit works is because this girl is so insanely adorable.

  63. Liz

    April 16, 2008 at 11:54 am

    She is adorable. I love that the pink on her cheeks match her socks.

  64. ait

    April 16, 2008 at 5:20 pm

    i simply adore the contrast between the neon pink socks and the blue shoes.

  65. Lady Lala

    April 16, 2008 at 7:04 pm

    She’s adorable!

  66. Anonymous

    April 16, 2008 at 7:13 pm

    Are those prada socks?
    She has a lovely face, which helps the entire look. Beautiful face, beautiful complexion, and nice choice of lipstick shade.

  67. monique

    April 16, 2008 at 7:36 pm

    Love her. Love her ensemble….

    I don’t love that she’s holding the envelope and trench. Otherwise she is unique perfection.

    What a beautiful face too.

  68. Anonymous

    April 16, 2008 at 8:45 pm

    The length is terrible! If she didn’t have the polka dot skirt/dress belo with the socks up so high, it might have been slightly better. I think that combo does far worse for her near non-existent legs than the ginger art student/makeover girl’s boots.

    I think the bright blue shoes and the socks play upto the Japanese pop-culture stereotype and as she is asian, she can get away with it whilst most of us couldn’t. However, when looking at the outfit on the whole, she cannot.

    I love the neck and her face, which the demure navy highlights well.

  69. la femme

    April 16, 2008 at 9:24 pm

    WOW!

  70. Anonymous

    April 17, 2008 at 9:47 pm

    another winner for Cute Asian Girl Style!

  71. Anonymous

    April 18, 2008 at 9:33 am

    i love the elegance of the look paired with the crazy brightness of the socks…for me, it works.

    and anon. 8:45pm…i don’t think she’s able to get away with it only because she’s asian, since it also is reminiscent of a more punk look as well (punk being more of a style that’s associated with ‘caucasians’ – which i assume is who you meant by ‘most of us’)

  72. Keith L.

    April 18, 2008 at 6:37 pm

    OMG!!!! this is my “baby” cousin, Alexis!! She works in NYC for Commes Des Garcons. But she travels yearly to Paris for the seasonal fashion shows. I’m jealous… And, of course, great outfit. I don’t care what anyone says about the Mac but, of course, I’m biased! So random I found this as I was just randomly browsing here. Small World(wide Web).

  73. Tony Bravo

    April 18, 2008 at 7:14 pm

    The socks and shoes MAKE this look exciting but the dress is also quite spectacular.

  74. Anonymous

    April 19, 2008 at 12:30 am

    she’s so gorgeous she could make a garbage bag elegant. wait …

    but, seriously on the sock issue, i think they way they bring the mac together with the rest of the outfit is brilliant.

    bravo.

  75. Anonymous

    April 19, 2008 at 9:02 pm

    my favourite part?
    her cheeks.

  76. Anonymous

    April 20, 2008 at 10:35 pm

    i love everything–her hair, face, dress, skirt, even her coat and bag–but the socks and shoes have to go!

  77. Redz

    April 21, 2008 at 2:57 pm

    This is great, i love the striking pink, though I thought they were socks and on enlargement discovered they were fishnets :( great disappointment. but does the sudden colour not diminish the illusion of length?

    The layered ruffles at the neck in a just-so-slightly darker shade of blue is really intriguing.

    still, fab photo.. love the background xx

    http://oxygenchameleon.wordpress.com

  78. inkedtwice

    April 22, 2008 at 9:13 am

    Wow, look at those cheek bones!
    The best accesories for her outfit.
    She’s genuinely beautiful…..

  79. Kishie

    April 24, 2008 at 6:28 am

    she’s so pretty.

  80. Anonymous

    May 5, 2008 at 12:00 am

    Just on the top she looks so professional and elegant. Then you look down and Woah! hot pink socks and electric blue shoes! Those just make the outfit!

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