Wednesday, October 18, 2006
“Just paperbag it” the last time I heard that it was being said by Mallory on Family Ties. You know the Eighties are really back when it starts slipping into outfits that don’t scream RETRO.
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October 18, 2006 at 11:04 am
Still sunny in Les Tuileries…
October 18, 2006 at 11:13 am
there are so many girls like her in Paris that flote arrond being totally deconstructed versions of chic. I like them. Of course deconstruction scares the hell out of convention.
October 18, 2006 at 12:25 pm
This looks ridiculous to me. I thought the 80′s were finished, and everyone agreed that the fashions were awful. Now its stylish?
Couldnt I get the same effect bu purchasing pants 4 sizes too large and using a piece of rope to hold them up?
October 18, 2006 at 1:49 pm
She looks great. Love the black and white. Her hair style really suits the look too.
October 18, 2006 at 2:08 pm
Gorgeous – just absoultely gorgeous
October 18, 2006 at 2:21 pm
She’s cute, but I hate the paperbag waist in that it’s (weirdly) totally uncomfortable.
October 18, 2006 at 2:47 pm
wait…is paperbagging tucking your shirt in or??-confused
October 18, 2006 at 2:52 pm
Her hair adds a little to the look too. I love it!!!!
positively the same dame
October 18, 2006 at 4:01 pm
i swear i see my life flashing before my eyes — the platforms, opaque hosiery, graphic prints, smocked tops and dresses, and now the paperbag waist. worn low like this is a new take, however, and a decided improvement.
October 18, 2006 at 4:43 pm
October 18, 2006 at 6:13 pm
Anon–paperbagging is when the waist is larger than necessary and gathered.
October 18, 2006 at 7:00 pm
OMG, She is sooooooooooo HOT!
October 18, 2006 at 7:46 pm
You’ve lost me now, I’m sitting here pondering how cool I thought Mallory was. The whole pretty-but-dumb thing was completely lost on me – I was too little and saw only the pretty.
I wanted to BE Mallory. Sigh.
October 19, 2006 at 12:06 am
French women can pull ANYTHING off. No need for a purse. No makeup. They can pretty much wear whatever they want with just a cigarette and cup of coffee as accessories. HOW do they do that??
October 19, 2006 at 6:20 pm
gosh,her ring is perfect!
October 20, 2006 at 1:41 am
I can’t really tell, but the belt seems to be doing something interesting. Never saw a paper bag look so good. What’s the secret?
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