Thursday, April 1, 2010

On the Street…..17th St. New York

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  1. Ro

    April 1, 2010 at 6:12 pm

    what a lovely couple

  2. David S F

    April 1, 2010 at 6:13 pm

    But where's Neo?

  3. CW

    April 1, 2010 at 6:13 pm

    She looks good. He looks…ridiculous with shorts and tights and work boots! Ruins the look of the sweater under the leather (?) car coat.

    • Gio

      August 2, 2012 at 4:14 pm

      everything on the upper body looks great on him — though the lower body looks like he is trying too hard to be different.

  4. Hadley Gets Crafty

    April 1, 2010 at 6:15 pm

    I love, love, love their attitude! They are most definitely sporting the best of the eighties, yes? The black and white is a good touch, for sure.

  5. Brian

    April 1, 2010 at 6:17 pm

    Hipster ninjas???

  6. -h

    April 1, 2010 at 6:19 pm

    Like her shoes. But HE is just awesome.

  7. Tara

    April 1, 2010 at 6:22 pm

    So fierce. I love it:)

  8. Fashion Monstre

    April 1, 2010 at 6:27 pm

    this is simply a gorgeous picture! it's leaving me speechless, i'm in love with both of their fabulous outfits

  9. Lisa

    April 1, 2010 at 6:27 pm

    I like him more. He is c o o l !

    http://sippli.blogspot.com/

  10. jack bespoke

    April 1, 2010 at 6:28 pm

    texture. wow.

    bespok.

  11. Anonymous

    April 1, 2010 at 6:28 pm

    he's trying way too hard

  12. tiarastrash

    April 1, 2010 at 6:34 pm

    Sexy couple! I love her shoes.

  13. Rash magazine

    April 1, 2010 at 6:39 pm

    oh bless her those shoes,shoes..uuh how i love wedge heels..love what they have on..monochromatic look but very effective.

  14. Anonymous

    April 1, 2010 at 6:43 pm

    her shoes kick wicked ass style!

  15. Clare

    April 1, 2010 at 6:48 pm

    They are so effortlessly, amazingly cool…

    tweet tweet tweet

    x

  16. Holly

    April 1, 2010 at 6:54 pm

    her hair is gorgeous, tough but not so much that she seems unapproachable.
    A beautiful couple.

  17. Anonymous

    April 1, 2010 at 7:04 pm

    One person's ridiculous is another's innovative point of view to me. I love his imaginative combination of things to make a striking total look.

  18. Ariel

    April 1, 2010 at 7:08 pm

    Her shoes! I would've never thought to pair shoes like that with such a masculine outfit… but I like it!

  19. elsiee

    April 1, 2010 at 7:12 pm

    I would date them…

  20. Gary MAEL

    April 1, 2010 at 7:16 pm

    graphic.
    architectural.

  21. Coco and Zaahb

    April 1, 2010 at 7:22 pm

    Yeah…they're cool

    Http://cocozaahb.com

  22. FASHION SNAG

    April 1, 2010 at 7:28 pm

    Great style! I love the shoes especially. They are both so confident and it shows. xo

    http://www.FashionSnag.com

  23. Lisa

    April 1, 2010 at 7:31 pm

    Urbanites set trends and we often see their imprint on the runway. Luv the confidence and of course the "Chia Mihara"open-toe wedges, it all works!

  24. sarah

    April 1, 2010 at 7:33 pm

    this photo is amazing and her heels are perfection!

    http://www.speakmylanguages.blogspot.com

  25. BobKentNoVa

    April 1, 2010 at 7:37 pm

    Scott, In case you haven't heard, "TheSartorialist" received an endorsement on page D7 of today's Wall Street Journal.

  26. THESTREETFASHION5XPRO

    April 1, 2010 at 7:47 pm

    amazing style…love it

  27. Carole

    April 1, 2010 at 8:02 pm

    How fabulous are they!

  28. Anonymous

    April 1, 2010 at 8:05 pm

    This is just good stuff.

    CW- I think on the contrary he is really fresh, I really love his look completely.

  29. CC

    April 1, 2010 at 8:10 pm

    love this black and white photo! I can see this as a great vintage picture many years from now. =)

  30. Robert

    April 1, 2010 at 8:36 pm

    Are they from the future?

  31. Dip-tea

    April 1, 2010 at 8:38 pm

    so bad-ass!

  32. Emelie Stanfield

    April 1, 2010 at 8:46 pm

    Ha, they totally look like they fell out of the Matrix! "Where's Neo" indeed. Great style though.

  33. Greg

    April 1, 2010 at 8:46 pm

    she?

  34. Ashley

    April 1, 2010 at 8:52 pm

    I love that man's outfit. The boots make it absolutely killer!

  35. Anonymous

    April 1, 2010 at 9:06 pm

    Her belt is awesome!

  36. paul kim.

    April 1, 2010 at 9:27 pm

    she looks like the singer from the xx

  37. Lisa Petrarca

    April 1, 2010 at 9:30 pm

    SO COOL! Her style is punk while his is more classic…but look at their shoes. His look punk while hers, classic.

    Love this and their play on each others style!

  38. Gezbez77

    April 1, 2010 at 9:53 pm

    TOOOO COOL for Words. This couple is SO NEW YORK!

    EXCELLENT photo

  39. Anonymous

    April 1, 2010 at 9:56 pm

    Love her belt!

  40. William Yan

    April 1, 2010 at 9:57 pm

    Haha, I saw these two on the same day, different location.

    http://williamyan.com/blog/2010/2/18/street-style-duo-on-thompson-street.html

  41. Anonymous

    April 1, 2010 at 10:16 pm

    Am I the only one that immediately thought "Lisbeth Salander"?

  42. khdz

    April 1, 2010 at 10:20 pm

    so awesome. i can't decide who's rocking it more…

  43. foshoko

    April 1, 2010 at 10:25 pm

    love his shorts + sweater. covet her shoes.

  44. Nedda Ebo

    April 1, 2010 at 10:40 pm

    i love this couple. they look amazeballs and so badass. x

  45. Ljubica

    April 1, 2010 at 10:56 pm

    if these two aren't the coolest, then i don't know who is
    .. love her shoes!

  46. ava

    April 1, 2010 at 11:19 pm

    She is badass! He not so much.

  47. May Brady

    April 1, 2010 at 11:22 pm

    S.T.Y.L.E.

    Check out that dude's chunky snap knit! Gorgeous.

    http://maybrady.blogspot.com/

  48. Oxbridge

    April 1, 2010 at 11:30 pm

    At one time, they would have been arrested–no questions asked.

  49. Ms. K

    April 1, 2010 at 11:36 pm

    Love her shoes and his sweater. The shorts are a total joke tho.

  50. cociolph

    April 1, 2010 at 11:36 pm

    Above the waist is very nice. His tights and her pants are a mistake, and her shoes have an icky foot-binding vibe – I think it comes from the short distance between toe and heel and the very low sole.

  51. Vinda Sonata

    April 1, 2010 at 11:37 pm

    the man looks awesome! love the wedge booties of the girl!!

    fashion atelier.

  52. Ian

    April 1, 2010 at 11:48 pm

    With all due respect, I'm sorry, CW, but I'm inclined to disagree with you.

    He pulls this ensemble off with such flair and confidence that any missteps he might have made (I see none, as the case may be – he looks incredibly chic, in a nontraditional way) should be forgiven. The proportions are correct, the layering is genius, the various shades and textures of black all work together, and even the 30's/40's American Industrial-style boots (they really evoke images of a chimney sweep or a factory worker for me) seem to work in harmony with the rest of the pieces. His slick, almost seductive grin is a perfect finishing touch.
    His partner's ensemble is simply flawless, IMO. From the effortless drape of her scarf, to the chic layering (read: single-button blazer under leather & fur bomber), and her pleated pant. The pump is marvelously elegant – detailed, yet simple. Her frame and even the cut of her hair tie it all together.

    Scott, the idea to capture the both of them in black & white (and slightly off center – was this intentional???) is brilliant. It makes the image all the more striking.

    They are a beautiful couple.

  53. Anonymous

    April 2, 2010 at 12:08 am

  54. r*dean

    April 2, 2010 at 12:20 am

    I love his and her looks. Awesome.

  55. Tara

    April 2, 2010 at 12:23 am

    I want/NEED her shoes!!! Does anyone know anything like them?

  56. Anonymous

    April 2, 2010 at 12:24 am

    the real cool kids

  57. Anonymous

    April 2, 2010 at 1:03 am

    what are those shoes???! they actually look like you could walk in them…and not just sit and look pretty. i'm always on the lookout for shoes you can walk in that aren't flat and those are pretty great.

  58. jennifer

    April 2, 2010 at 1:04 am

    Eunice Jera Lee looks amazing! Love the fur accent on the leather jacket and the shoes are beyond.

  59. Cacho

    April 2, 2010 at 1:11 am

    she looks awesome. as for the fellow, a very top heavy look considering that he has really skinny legs. doesn't look balanced or aesthetically pleasing.

  60. The Wanderers' Daughter

    April 2, 2010 at 1:16 am

    Cool, cool cats.

  61. Fabric Samples

    April 2, 2010 at 1:57 am

    Cute couple………….

  62. Luke

    April 2, 2010 at 2:22 am

    Anyone know what kind of button down sweater that is? I must have one.

  63. princess glee

    April 2, 2010 at 2:33 am

    Great couple chic. I want her shoes and they betray an underlying softness to her tough girl stance.

  64. Comme Coco

    April 2, 2010 at 2:48 am

    Wow that girl looks so cool!

  65. Anonymous

    April 2, 2010 at 3:23 am

    YAWN!!!!!!!!!!!!!

  66. scarebaby

    April 2, 2010 at 3:28 am

    Completely awesome hair, shades and shoes on her. He's a little hit-and-miss…great sweater, silly shorts, awesome coat.

    http://www.scarebaby.com

  67. TORR J W

    April 2, 2010 at 4:02 am

    love this! New York.. my future home <3

  68. Jana

    April 2, 2010 at 4:22 am

    LOVE absolutely everything about the girl's look!

    accordingtojana.blogspot.com

  69. thwany

    April 2, 2010 at 5:27 am

    this is great in black and white

  70. Anonymous

    April 2, 2010 at 5:51 am

    He is trying way too hard. The shorts with tights looks ridiculous.
    The only cool thing is his shoes. Are they monk straps?

  71. sofiasophie

    April 2, 2010 at 5:51 am

    this couple spreads sensuality all over….

  72. ATTILA

    April 2, 2010 at 6:16 am

    Awesome. I like your style.

  73. shona

    April 2, 2010 at 6:19 am

    i kind of like his look in a strange way! I think its his expression that makes me like him!

  74. FlashFash

    April 2, 2010 at 6:25 am

  75. Sky Pies

    April 2, 2010 at 6:45 am

    HOTTTT!!! I love they're effortless looks and her shoes!!

    http://skiepies.blogspot.com/

  76. l´habitué

    April 2, 2010 at 6:51 am

  77. Rafał

    April 2, 2010 at 7:04 am

    really awesome! beautiful style. I wanna buy it.
    Sukienki

  78. Indian Social network

    April 2, 2010 at 7:12 am

    cooooooooool man…

  79. Cari Hislop

    April 2, 2010 at 7:13 am

    I think his upper half looks good, but his lower attire makes his legs look spindly. He looks like he's borrowed some other man's legs.

    Maybe I'm old, but I don't see why anyone would want to wear her shoes. They look totally uncomfortable to me. Yes, getting old! :)

  80. anthony

    April 2, 2010 at 8:00 am

    Wow, that's interesting. In this case I'm sorry it's in black and white because some of the detail is lost.

  81. Anonymous

    April 2, 2010 at 8:46 am

    These two look like they are ready to open a can of asskick on some unsuspecting bystander. But really, tough look. Man's look is very courageous. I would've opted for black jeans personally.

  82. Vintage Avocado

    April 2, 2010 at 9:16 am

    I absolutelly adore her shoes!
    But they look a bit to severe, anyone agrees?
    Visit my blog, I have some new vintage fashion pictures!
    http://www.vintageavocado.blogspot.com
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  83. The Continuous Life

    April 2, 2010 at 9:28 am

    DUDE! im telling you, leggings with shorts for men is starting to be acceptable, this specific instance is not the best example, but at least its getting out there.

  84. Lexie

    April 2, 2010 at 9:40 am

    what a striking couple!

  85. Discountmugs.com

    April 2, 2010 at 9:53 am

    They look great and the fact that the picture is black and white added more depth to there pairing! I love it!

  86. Andreas

    April 2, 2010 at 10:28 am

    Met them both during FWAW10 -Kwasi Gyasi & Eunice Jera Lee…New Wave/New Rave….Fashion will have a future…. love this! so NYC!

  87. Justine

    April 2, 2010 at 10:44 am

    her shoes and hair are amazing!

  88. OrganicBloom

    April 2, 2010 at 10:48 am

    I just imagined switching their bottoms (keeping their own footwear but swapping her trouser for his short/leggings)and think those looks would be great too!

  89. Things To Love Right Now:

    April 2, 2010 at 12:01 pm

    Great footwear … hot.
    -Jenna

    http://www.thingstoloverightnow.com/

  90. Janice

    April 2, 2010 at 12:03 pm

    Met Eunice in Paris during FW- she has incredible style and never looks like she's trying too hard. Surprised I haven't seen more pics of her, she gets hounded at the Jardin

    Bravo Scott! The juxtaposition of both of them really captures NY.

    PS- Hope this answers some q's but she told me she only wears Alaias on her feet now

  91. C.

    April 2, 2010 at 12:13 pm

    Exactly what I like !
    I love all in this one…
    Great black and white photo !

  92. upsidedown

    April 2, 2010 at 12:57 pm

    Love how androgynous she is.

  93. Prutha

    April 2, 2010 at 3:28 pm

    brilliant looks…love both their shoes!!!

    http://donotshoeme.blogspot.com/

  94. Miss.Kim

    April 2, 2010 at 5:33 pm

    Not to discredit the photo, as it is fantastic, her suede wedge shoes are a must find. Does anyone know who carries them? Her sunglasses look like Ray-Ban but I'm not sure. Similar to these http://www.nyciwear.com/product/RB4105601/RAY-BAN-Sunglasses-RB-4105-601.html

  95. Charlotte K

    April 2, 2010 at 7:45 pm

    I'm afraid they are going to seize me and take me to their leader.

    Scary!

  96. Componere Magazine

    April 2, 2010 at 8:05 pm

    So effortlessly cool, love the shot in black and white.

    http://www.componeremagazine.com

  97. Anonymous

    April 2, 2010 at 11:26 pm

    I wanna be them. Either one, doesn't matter.

  98. Surly

    April 3, 2010 at 12:40 am

    Metatarsals double covered and un-covered.

  99. sarah

    April 3, 2010 at 2:39 am

    She looks very cool, love the shoes, but not sure about his outfit!! Shorts and tights…hmm… I suppose you can get away with anything in NY!

    Sarah

  100. Anonymous

    April 3, 2010 at 9:28 am

    the coolest couple in new york. I love that their style is truly their own, not appropriating for another group, not the lastest trend and yet is there anyone who not admire then. love that he is rocking the shorts, leggings and boots. He is cool and in control and she is his equal in every way.

  101. Farrielle Design and Fashionista

    April 3, 2010 at 11:30 am

    Love the shoes , super cool jackets too:)

  102. Anonymous

    April 3, 2010 at 1:12 pm

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  103. Peu Lisboa e kevin sales

    April 3, 2010 at 6:21 pm

    i love new york

  104. AnonymousJK

    April 3, 2010 at 7:21 pm

    Doesn't get much cooler than these two does it? Rhetorical question, we know what the answer is…

  105. GUGA

    April 4, 2010 at 12:10 am

    I have to say… it is not an easy thing to decide who is gonna be on this blog and who simply wont…. cuz u have to have the eyes to notice a detail .. anything that changes our concepts… and maybe this person is walkin in the same sidewalk as we are… but the routine… blinds us…how can u miss the oportunity to be someone who you are dying to be… a chance to exagerate..a chance to express urself when ur afraid …. so i would like to thank mr Scott.. for showin us ..what we are missin… along our days….cuz this is not garment only… this is lifestyle… this is happinnes…this is personality… and if ur not visible enough to be in this blog…. well… that means u have to show urself to the world….

    let go off ur camouflage..

    exagerate…

    be urself ….even just for a day….

  106. Anonymous

    April 4, 2010 at 8:57 am

    these two are fashionable time bandits …..great look to travel through the ages chic and speedy

  107. splendidanomalie

    April 4, 2010 at 12:28 pm

    I saw this and recognized her! She has a blog, beautiful pictures.

    check her out

    http://saintandlibertine.com/

  108. Shane

    April 4, 2010 at 3:01 pm

    Hmmmm, I must say her outfit is very sexy and powerful but the guy shorts and stockings or leggings are killing me!

  109. Juliana Salvador

    April 4, 2010 at 7:11 pm

    Just love her shoes and hair!

  110. Anonymous

    April 4, 2010 at 10:30 pm

    he's sporting her mother's skorts i see

    he blew it when he forgot the pants

    give this guy a sandwich, looks like toothpicks in ice cubes

  111. Izzen

    April 5, 2010 at 6:11 am

    Odd / cute couple.

    http://izzenxoxo.blogspot.com/

  112. Anonymous

    April 5, 2010 at 10:28 am

    give him a break maybe he's a biker!

  113. Anonymous

    April 5, 2010 at 12:08 pm

    These proportions are amazing – so inspiring!

  114. So Cool

    April 6, 2010 at 1:03 pm

    Cool, except for the shorts buddy

  115. Kathleen

    April 6, 2010 at 4:59 pm

    They are fantastic, and so is your photograph!. They each have their own style, but yet they "go together". So wonderful. I want everything they are wearing from head to toe.

  116. Simply

    April 16, 2010 at 7:28 pm

    They look great! Love the outfit

  117. Anonymous

    July 4, 2010 at 1:55 pm

    love this. hiro protagonist and yt!

  118. NoLa Prz

    September 2, 2010 at 10:41 am

    they are rockin……

  119. Carmel

    May 4, 2013 at 10:19 am

    edgy outfits = edgy couple

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