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December 20, 2011 at 11:40 am
love the jacket in the first photo reminds me a lot of chanel, very intriguing post.
December 20, 2011 at 12:10 pm
I loved this profile! As another tall girl, I like her candid nature in talking about stealing more petite people’s clothes :) More interviews like this, please!
December 20, 2011 at 12:14 pm
Love the interview. Please profile Viv next. She’s great!
December 20, 2011 at 12:15 pm
my favorite look is the second. She has great personal style!
December 20, 2011 at 12:24 pm
Great article! I love her style :)
wow! she’s so beautiful!! I really like her look in the first photograph, she looks stunning!
December 20, 2011 at 12:27 pm
Nice picture actually !! I love her vision about fashion and the limit of daring !! Fresh !!
December 20, 2011 at 12:28 pm
What a splendid interview – I love how she speaks of vintage pieces. It really is like uncovering a long-forgotten treasure chest.
December 20, 2011 at 12:30 pm
Love how she plays with proportions in the first picture, and her emphasis on comfort and confidence while wearing outfits.
December 20, 2011 at 12:32 pm
Wow, love her outfits !! Get them here http://wheretoget.it/l9416/
December 20, 2011 at 12:53 pm
December 20, 2011 at 1:00 pm
I LOVE THE RED JACKET!
By the way, amazing interview her answers are really interesting! You should DEFINATELY do this more often!
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December 20, 2011 at 1:05 pm
Great interview! Its been so long since you did one and i love learn more about the subjects of the photos we see often on the blog and the origins of their personal style…very insightful
December 20, 2011 at 1:08 pm
Love, love, love your interviews. They are a treat. The subject of this profile, A. Codinha, has a great fashion sensibility and her clothes are quite proportional to her frame. I also want to reconnect with The Atlantic , per her suggestion.
December 20, 2011 at 1:13 pm
I love her style!!!
the look in red jacket and shorts is super cool!!!!!
December 20, 2011 at 1:16 pm
Great profile, love the shorts, bag in the 2nd picture and jewelry in last!
fab style…great post as always…
December 20, 2011 at 1:35 pm
Very interesting interview! She’s beautiful!
Diary Of a Fashion Stylist..!
December 20, 2011 at 1:37 pm
The first and the second outfit are fabulous !
Fashion Me Wild
December 20, 2011 at 1:39 pm
Beautiful pictures and love these interviews!
Check out today’s look:
December 20, 2011 at 1:48 pm
she sounds like a girl with her head screwed on, and she has strong looks to boot. nice! (though i didn’t like the tiny hotpant under the chanel that much)
December 20, 2011 at 2:25 pm
I love what her parent’s taught her about quality!
She is very, very beautiful, and I love her look.
Her writing is very good, very clever, very quick….
December 20, 2011 at 2:30 pm
Loved the interview and then the pictures – what a perfect sense of style – easy yet distinctive what a great mix x
December 20, 2011 at 2:33 pm
Love her style! That colorful watch is to die for!!
December 20, 2011 at 3:30 pm
I love Sasha’s style- but then again I might be slightly biased because I know her…
Love these interviews, great idea
Sorry. Knock a couple of points off for the cigarette.
I love that gorgeous photo of her in the fur coat! So breathtakingly beautiful.
Shop Vintage ♥
December 20, 2011 at 3:37 pm
P.S. she is hilarious to follow on twitter – check her out
December 20, 2011 at 3:38 pm
i love how your expanding in all areas. very insightful and beautiful! x
December 20, 2011 at 3:40 pm
Lovely style profile & pictures! Love reading this!
December 20, 2011 at 3:45 pm
she is gorgeous! especially love the first two looks. seems to be a very intelligent girl as well:)
December 20, 2011 at 3:48 pm
She’s pretty, stylish and smart, great combo.
December 20, 2011 at 3:56 pm
I feel like this comment section has turned into a “Links! Come here, here here!” spamgala.
Anyway, I really appreciate these profiles. Always lovely to read about the thought processes behind the clothes.
December 20, 2011 at 3:57 pm
Love all these photos, but my favorite is still the first one. That smile along with the red jacket has to be one of the year’s best pairings!
December 20, 2011 at 4:07 pm
Wonderful piece, thanks so much for posting it. No doubt will return to it as I need suggestions on restaurants and stores.
December 20, 2011 at 4:15 pm
there is an amazing feature on her in http://intothegloss.com/2011/12/alessandra-codinha-eye-reporter-wwd/
December 20, 2011 at 4:17 pm
December 20, 2011 at 4:18 pm
i love red jacket :)
December 20, 2011 at 4:39 pm
Love that red jacket! ❤ ♡ ❤
December 20, 2011 at 5:07 pm
Wow! what a cool red jacket.. her style is so inspiring..
Jenny from http://www.fashionzest.com
December 20, 2011 at 5:13 pm
The Atlantic is not a name heard often in fashion circles.
I completely agree about tape recorders being non-advantageous.
My mother loves Sucre.
I love these “Style Profiles”. I wish they were done for people who are not in the fashion industry, (maybe just a small one? I have so many questions after seeing a photograph; but I suppose it’s all part of the intrigue).
Ian B. (@morbid_glamour)
December 20, 2011 at 5:22 pm
Her style is amazing! I love the Chanel Jacket on the firt photo…
December 20, 2011 at 5:45 pm
wow smart literary and fashionable, I like this lady!
December 20, 2011 at 5:48 pm
This is a great interview–she comes across as candid and real. Love those short shorts in the first picture, too! Woww, leg-city.
December 20, 2011 at 6:06 pm
I wish my mum had a Chanel jacket like this one…
Cristián Pavez Díaz
December 20, 2011 at 6:36 pm
I love how effortless she looks to get such amazing looks!
Greetings from Santiago, Chile.
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December 20, 2011 at 6:39 pm
I’m always curious about the watch. I have one with just the same colors that I wear every day.
December 20, 2011 at 6:57 pm
What I love most about this shot is how cool her watch works with the outfit. So much fun!
December 20, 2011 at 7:20 pm
I love all the photos- she’s certainly someone who knows exactly what looks good on her. And that jacket in the first photo is amazing.
December 20, 2011 at 7:43 pm
Where did u buy your watch???please, tell me Alessandra or Scott. Regards from Spain
December 20, 2011 at 8:19 pm
Why are you so surprised that she likes the Atlantic?
jennifer De Francisco
December 20, 2011 at 8:44 pm
She is amazing!!!!!
December 20, 2011 at 9:24 pm
nice post, nice red jacket
December 20, 2011 at 9:35 pm
amazing interview & photos!!!
She is very beautiful!
December 20, 2011 at 9:54 pm
she has the best job! love that chanel jacket
December 20, 2011 at 10:09 pm
I like the second shot best. The coat is so elegant. Interesting post – a very different style for you.
December 20, 2011 at 10:30 pm
Oh wow pretty girl, great smile
nice jacket, cool watch
BAM! LEG SHOW!
Sorry I’m just guy ; p
December 20, 2011 at 10:32 pm
Not only is she impeccably dressed, but her mind is impeccably seasoned, as well! Bravo! Way to break the mold to show that women can be stylish and have a zesty thirst for knowledge, as well!
December 20, 2011 at 11:21 pm
you guys only allowing the raving review comments now?
Alexandra the Tsaritsa
December 20, 2011 at 11:52 pm
Cool interview. She has a great personal style and seems to be pretty knowledgeable. Never heard of her before but I will check out what she’s doing for WWD.
December 20, 2011 at 11:54 pm
I love these outfits! Check out my blog?
December 21, 2011 at 1:27 am
Love a beautiful tall girl not scared to wear short shorts! Fave!
December 21, 2011 at 1:37 am
Again with the cigarettes. Nothing less glamorous.
December 21, 2011 at 1:54 am
You are such a truly gifted photographer…I wonder when this will start to bore you…and you start photographing outside “fashion”…I think you will eventually get beyond this…I come here not for the “fashion” but for your art images….
December 21, 2011 at 2:19 am
very interesting, and she looks like amazing !!
the first picture !! WOOW evrything is perfect, her, her watches,.. !! woow =)
December 21, 2011 at 2:21 am
I want her reading list so badly! I mean, if we’re starting with Gay Talese and James Thurber…
December 21, 2011 at 2:47 am
i loved this post! so nice to read, and love what she’s wearing. x
December 21, 2011 at 3:27 am
Love this interview. The red jacket she is wearing is so pretty.
December 21, 2011 at 3:58 am
I realy love her look! Her simplicity is beautiful!
December 21, 2011 at 4:29 am
love the photos! the outfits!
December 21, 2011 at 5:22 am
You show some of the most attractive people in the western world….but I’m saddened to see how many are smoking cigarettes which in my social circle is considered very infra dig.
December 21, 2011 at 6:10 am
Pues a mi me gusta lo que se vé por debajo de la chaqueta. Los puños de la camisa! Me gustaría ver la camisa entera!
December 21, 2011 at 6:43 am
J’adore her style and she is recyling her mother style through the Chanel jacket, so timeless
December 21, 2011 at 6:52 am
A beautiful woman with a cute smile. The red jacket its so beautiful!
December 21, 2011 at 7:04 am
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December 21, 2011 at 7:12 am
Fantastic photos… so lovely and the last bracelet is wonderful!
December 21, 2011 at 7:28 am
Surprising that so many people like the Chanel jacket best, the hotpants and red jacket are just too much for me.. Love the white one and the blue dress myself.
@Imani: I agree, there are too many “visit my blog, too” links here, it gets so tedious
December 21, 2011 at 7:33 am
She is a natural beauty…….everything about her look is organic sexy……
December 21, 2011 at 8:15 am
I like the white top and shorts look – really simple and looks totally refined.
December 21, 2011 at 8:20 am
December 21, 2011 at 8:39 am
Great article! I love her outfits!
December 21, 2011 at 9:49 am
This is an excellent interview. I would definitely agree that you have to always be stepping outside of your comfort-zone to be truly ‘daring.’
December 21, 2011 at 11:59 am
Interesting to hear her cite Bianca Jagger as style icon, as she def has a little bit of a Bianca look: dark and smouldering, slightly panther-ish, a lean body made for pantsuits.
Although with those legs I’d be wearing hot pants with everything, all the time!! The great thing about having a body like that is that clothes that would look “daring” on others look perfectly fine, even natural.
December 21, 2011 at 12:40 pm
Love the interview! Her style and her attitude are very inspiring! And I completely agree with her take on buying quality! It will endure in almost every way!
December 21, 2011 at 3:06 pm
That vintage Cardin bag is stellar!
These style profiles are fascinating–hope to see more!
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December 21, 2011 at 4:28 pm
I love her watch…. just a lot of fun!
December 21, 2011 at 4:33 pm
Love the jacket, so cute.
December 21, 2011 at 4:51 pm
She’s do beautiful & stylish! Love all her outfits..they are amazing!
December 21, 2011 at 7:43 pm
lovely post and interview
December 22, 2011 at 2:31 am
what amazing jacket! really lovely woman!!
Raquel Zorraquin xoxo
Little Red Book
December 22, 2011 at 3:20 am
She’s got such a great, confident style and seems witty, smart and gives good insight.
December 22, 2011 at 4:52 am
She looks so chick….love it
The life after
December 22, 2011 at 5:05 am
The Life After
December 22, 2011 at 9:52 am
Not only is this woman beautiful and stylish, she can speak intelligently about things beyond fashion! I love that this interview got to what makes her tick as a person – vintage clothing but also fiction and witty writing. Bravo.
December 22, 2011 at 11:58 am
A smart and beautiful girl. And legs for days…!
December 22, 2011 at 12:15 pm
She has exquisite taste, great beauty, discovered the fun of vintage, yet must realize smoking went out with long ago..
December 22, 2011 at 12:39 pm
wow, this one is good, gonna use for another sport but i think it’ll be just as good, BIG thanks :)
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December 22, 2011 at 4:43 pm
Thank you so much for this series of posts. I am finally following my love of fashion and vintage and to read these interviews and to see how style plays a role in your featured subjects is great.
Thanks for the great Christmas present.
December 22, 2011 at 4:52 pm
Sounds like a girl that grew up with money and very nice quality things and now has made it her own….
December 22, 2011 at 5:32 pm
Interesting article about Alessandra. The red blazer/jacket worn on first photograph is so fabulous and paired perfectly with the shorts. It is always fascinating to get a glimpse of the lives of fashion icons and fashion hit makers, love it.
December 22, 2011 at 9:04 pm
Amazingly beautiful! Epitome of classic, I must research Wes Gordon!
December 22, 2011 at 10:22 pm
She seems very intelligent and insightful…
December 23, 2011 at 2:05 pm
Inspiring…She’s really someone interesting and her sens of style resides in the way she seems compfortable in any circumstances Her plastic helps of course but there is still somthing more to her.
Dlight from Paris,
La Rue A Du Style
December 24, 2011 at 5:04 pm
Me anamoré de esta mujer, dios qué bella!
December 25, 2011 at 5:19 pm
December 25, 2011 at 7:44 pm
Alessandra Codinha is inspiring, beautiful, well-read, well-spoken and well-dressed.
BRAVO, Sartorialist, for a perfect re-entry into these Style Profiles. I have been happy with these photos of her on your blog over the year or so, and I am always wanting to see more! Finally, someone who is beautiful with something to SAY…! Grazie.
December 25, 2011 at 10:30 pm
I love the watch. Does anyone know what kind and/or where to buy?
December 26, 2011 at 12:43 am
December 27, 2011 at 9:21 pm
She has a great style, and, on the second picture, she looks so beautiful! :)
Kacie @ A Collection of Passions
December 28, 2011 at 12:50 pm
I adore her. Her style is fun. She doesn’t seem to take herself to seriously. Love Love Love.
December 28, 2011 at 2:52 pm
A great interview!
December 30, 2011 at 6:57 am
love your blog and great style profiles!!
January 4, 2012 at 8:55 am
Great style. Love the vintage Pierre Cardin shoulder bag on the second photo!
January 4, 2012 at 9:56 am
Wonderful contrast… hot pants vs fur collar!
January 4, 2012 at 7:33 pm
what is her upbringing, for it to be a relevant interview question?
January 5, 2012 at 5:21 am
GREAT STYLE, loving the chanel!
January 5, 2012 at 6:00 am
She’s really georgous ! I wondered, what is the brand of sunglasses on the second picture ?
January 5, 2012 at 4:54 pm
This girl just looks so classy, red jacket looks amazing
January 9, 2012 at 2:17 am
the watch is a nixon and the mix-match thing is tired. and the 90′s called, they want their cigarettes and fur back.
January 9, 2012 at 3:59 pm
Your photos are so raw, so captivating, so beautiful. xx
January 11, 2012 at 4:29 pm
I love it! she’s so pretty… pictues are awesome… so colourful ald full of energy
January 16, 2012 at 7:53 pm
So happy to have read this. She offered great insight and suggestions for new material and inspiration. happy to see someone who is also a fan of Winston Chmielinski.
I can see why you are drawn to her!
March 8, 2012 at 4:11 pm
An intelligent response – no BS – which makes a new pleaasnt change.
June 11, 2012 at 9:43 pm
The second picture is very nice!! It is so cool and simple. All the colors are beautifil in the cordinate. I want to wear this cosutume.
August 4, 2012 at 7:16 am
I love the dress in the third picture. Does anyone know where it’s from??
August 4, 2012 at 7:20 am
Sorry, I mean the navy dress in the fourth picture. It’s stunning!
December 5, 2012 at 2:20 am
April 16, 2013 at 5:59 pm
ohh.. not sure about the red jacket!
May 14, 2014 at 6:47 am
Oh Great to see her in Short and red Jacket .All pictures are great to see and feel waiting for other post in different style and dress
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