Thursday, September 28, 2006

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  1. Anonymous

    September 28, 2006 at 8:01 am

    she looks hideous in this outfit….it’s called trying too hard. the same outfit would’ve been better on someone younger

  2. Abigail

    September 28, 2006 at 8:42 am

    Beautiful dress…the opaque grey tights just make the look too, and contrast really well with the skin on show at her neck. Lovely!

  3. Alice Olive

    September 28, 2006 at 8:42 am

    Love the grey tights. They perfectly accent her shoes, ensuring you don’t miss the ankle detail.

  4. Rafe

    September 28, 2006 at 8:59 am

    The print dress, the grey tights, the Chloe platforms, the white hand held bag…perfection! I’ve been seeing quite a lot of trapeze dresses on and off the runway. White ( for accessories) seem to ben an all year round color now. Gotta love that.

  5. Anonymous

    September 28, 2006 at 10:26 am

    Who is the woman in the last picture you posted on style.com at alberta ferreti? I saw her all over at NYFW and have been trying to figure out who she is…

  6. Lorna

    September 28, 2006 at 11:14 am

    I love print dresses! Where is this one from? I also like the fact that it’s not super fitted, which is chicer.

  7. savvylondon

    September 28, 2006 at 12:13 pm

    hooray for grey tights!

  8. Thebodytalk

    September 28, 2006 at 12:50 pm

    I love the color combination of gray, black & white. She looks classic and gorgeous. She even proves that any woman can be sexy with right clothes at any age and any size. I love her posture. Strong and confident but not proud. Love it…Love it.

  9. Claire

    September 28, 2006 at 2:05 pm

    why does fashion love putting open toed shoes on skinny women wearing tights? yet we all know it’s a horrible faux pas to wear stockings with sandals. So confusing. Neat pattern on her dress though.

  10. positively the same dame

    September 28, 2006 at 3:33 pm

    ahh, grey tights, yes! beautiful op-art trapeze dress, perfect white handbag, so good!

  11. Schmick

    September 28, 2006 at 5:01 pm

    I get the distinct feeling grey tights will be one of those things that’ll make us cringe in hindsight this time next year.

  12. Schmick

    September 28, 2006 at 5:08 pm

    But since we’re adjusting our fickle fashion consciousness to adapt to them this winter, I have to say grey tights work better when worn with white, cream, beige, tan or brown platforms & especially with shoeboots.

  13. whyioughtta

    September 28, 2006 at 5:49 pm

    Grey tights are so awesome.

    On the subject of open-toed shoes: I’ve noticed there are lots of them in stores this fall. This FALL. How do you wear open-toed shoes properly during tight/hose season?? Is she doing the right thing with the tights/toes combo?? I’m not usually this unsure, but the whole thing presents a terrible dilemma…I have toe stress…

  14. Anonymous

    September 28, 2006 at 7:24 pm

    i wish the dress had more shape. i love it when outfits are conscience of a woman’s figure. i believe they’re more flattering.

    colors are fabulously pulled together and balanced.

  15. CarĂ´

    September 28, 2006 at 10:43 pm

    I just need that shoes!

  16. Anonymous

    September 29, 2006 at 3:25 am

    i think tights with sandals look so cute! why do we care what the “right” thing to do is? when it’s well-thought out and executed, anything can work and look good. it’s about personal style, not rules from up high.

  17. herringbonekid

    September 29, 2006 at 11:24 am

    i like the grey opaque tights but i wouldn’t pair them with more grey. i think they’d work better with a strong green for instance.

  18. ambika

    September 29, 2006 at 12:22 pm

    I love this. You would think the grey tights would match too much but they’re just perfect. And the open toed shoe make it young & fresh.

  19. Anonymous

    September 29, 2006 at 12:51 pm

    I am glad to see that many others like opaque tights as much as I do – when I asked for them at Wolford last year the saleswoman (who I think was actually a manager from another store) was such a frosty b*tch about it! She told me they were only suitable for “Vermont, or something”!

  20. Anonymous

    September 29, 2006 at 2:04 pm

    i agree that the dress would look nice belted, though i like this way, as well. i love that white handbags are available more now. the grey tights are wonderful – i think that grey goes with everything, and such areassuring and cozy colour – but i live in a very rainy city, so perhaps i have a predilection for soft colors. the tights with sandals look works if the toe is not too open – this is perfect. as for the sandals/tights look for the winter – that’s cab-only attire.

  21. Schmick

    September 29, 2006 at 6:56 pm

    I just wanted to add that I feel this dress is too long to be so shapeless. Trapezoidal shaped dresses work better when they’re quite short on the body.

  22. Miss Dish

    October 1, 2006 at 10:50 am

    Tights with sandals has been done for a few years now; if you live in New York, it’s the only way you can brave the ridiculous winters while looking hot. I love contrast – opaque black tights with a lighter shoe (pref. a lowerish heel).

    The dress is great. The tights are great. My problem is with that Chloe(ish) shoe. Much too much; if you’re going to wear anything fairly shapeless up top, keep the shoes as dainty as possible. Please. The perfect proportion would involve a pointed-toe mary-jane in some cheeky color.

  23. cigalechanta

    October 1, 2006 at 1:49 pm

    Something “fishy” about that dress!!! Or was it an optical illusion?

  24. Christina

    October 6, 2006 at 1:10 pm

    those shoes are to-die-for!!

  25. Anonymous

    October 27, 2006 at 8:41 am

    Iam sat her in my grey tights with grey sude boots, thier fab. Ive had loads of comments on mine they make your legs look fab and wot a change on blk

  26. Shayna

    July 9, 2008 at 3:21 pm

    i love the overall idea of this ensamble, but i would like a punch of color (maybe her bag) and if the dress weren’t so baggy.

  27. New

    August 11, 2009 at 6:06 am

    i feel inspired to buy gray tights.

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