Friday, June 10, 2011

On the Street…Rivington St., New York

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  1. Stephen

    June 10, 2011 at 7:23 am

    Is that a bag, or a book strap? This is a nice change from typical 'androgyny'.

    -Stephen http://www.stitchesfabricandsoul.com

  2. Anonymous

    June 10, 2011 at 7:26 am

    wow dictionary??? otherwise she looks cute

  3. Kate

    June 10, 2011 at 7:26 am

    I imagine her like Oliver but with better hair. So charming.

    Ciao from Roma!

  4. j.

    June 10, 2011 at 7:27 am

    adorable!
    bag pack <3

  5. Anonymous

    June 10, 2011 at 7:33 am

    Love this look- casual AND chic…timeless!

  6. Eli

    June 10, 2011 at 7:37 am

    Is that Dictionary a bag??

  7. Chinky

    June 10, 2011 at 7:37 am

    How lovely! I love the huge book hanging on her back. The hat. The shorts. The hair. Stunning in grey hue! So vintage.

  8. Anonymous

    June 10, 2011 at 7:39 am

    Super chic!! :) love her hair!

  9. Luca

    June 10, 2011 at 7:43 am

    I love her style!
    X

    start dreaming on http://www.dreamingthedayawaywithluca.blogspot.com

  10. Cindy

    June 10, 2011 at 7:46 am

    For some reason I really like that bookstrap (and her style too)!

    http://thefashiondiet.blogspot.com/

  11. nothingintellectual

    June 10, 2011 at 7:46 am

    Just one word for this: WOW!!

  12. indigo warrior

    June 10, 2011 at 7:49 am

    What's inside her dictionary?

  13. candyandtreats

    June 10, 2011 at 7:49 am

    It's like a vintage SJP. Love her at ease look.

  14. Anonymous

    June 10, 2011 at 7:50 am

    Looooove ;)
    amazing look… so chic

    FASHION ICON: LEANDRA MEDINE or "THE MAN REPELLER"
    http://magmoiselle.fr

  15. Lavanya Venkatraman

    June 10, 2011 at 7:52 am

    Love the curls, the backpack and the vest!!! Gr8 look!!
    paisleysandindianink.wordpress.com

  16. The Fancy Teacup

    June 10, 2011 at 7:54 am

    My favorite part of this capture is her dedication to carrying the literature around with her.

    http://www.TheFancyTeacup.com

  17. Dandy Man

    June 10, 2011 at 7:56 am

    Dictionary. Madnifique!

  18. MissLoveB

    June 10, 2011 at 7:56 am

    Love this! The dictionary, the hair, the hat… chic!!! I love your art! Please don't ever stop.

  19. Julia Janku

    June 10, 2011 at 7:57 am

    Lovely ! So interesting and original !

  20. Anonymous

    June 10, 2011 at 7:57 am

    Oh! I LOVE the bag!

  21. Miss Molly

    June 10, 2011 at 7:57 am

    too beautiful!

    lovely snap

    http://missmollyfashions.blogspot.com/

  22. Anonymous

    June 10, 2011 at 8:02 am

    Love this!!!!

  23. IS THIS IT? models review

    June 10, 2011 at 8:03 am

    Wow, the dictionary, her silhouette, the outfit – I love everything!

    http://www.isthisitmodelsreview.com/

  24. Kathleen

    June 10, 2011 at 8:05 am

    Wonderful! A woman with a dictionary. Books as fashion? I know there is such a thing as a book purse.

  25. Paul

    June 10, 2011 at 8:10 am

    Sublime!

  26. Camilla L.

    June 10, 2011 at 8:12 am

    So lovely!!!

    I hope you'll come to see my new blog http://bonton-camilla.blogspot.com/

    Enjoy it!!

    Have a nice day!

  27. Soccer Mom Style

    June 10, 2011 at 8:13 am

    Cute.
    Walking dictionary! Sorry, could not resist.

  28. Macrobid

    June 10, 2011 at 8:17 am

    Love the bag that you kept for dictionary.. Its better to use this better instead of keeping in hand.

    Thanks
    __________
    Mitchell Brown

  29. Jordana @ White Cabana

    June 10, 2011 at 8:18 am

    hmmm – i wonder where this girl's off to. and what's she looking at?

  30. Tanji

    June 10, 2011 at 8:25 am

    love her outfit :)
    greetings
    tanji

  31. Alice Olive

    June 10, 2011 at 8:26 am

    Love the neutral colours here. Perfect for diffusing the humidity.

  32. SAMANTHA

    June 10, 2011 at 8:27 am

    wow this is fantastic! you find the people street style. so old-school!

    xx
    http://www.dragonnfruit.com

  33. The Girl Next Door

    June 10, 2011 at 8:28 am

    Very charming! i love it! one of my favourites. keep up the good work!

  34. Ly

    June 10, 2011 at 8:29 am

    Un retour en arrière bien mené, elle est adorable ! Les coupes, les couleurs : jolie harmonie masculine tout en féminité.

  35. Cybee

    June 10, 2011 at 8:29 am

    Wow! I really like this feminie men's style look! She did it perfectly!

  36. Ray

    June 10, 2011 at 8:45 am

    Love her quirky, androgynous style! .. Her back must be killing her from toting around a dictionary though! I suppose that is one way to get in shape for summer.

    http://rayinthewindycity.blogspot.com

  37. Copper Etiquette

    June 10, 2011 at 9:02 am

    NOW THATS VINTAGE CHIC!

    Copper Etiquette Shop Dresses

  38. Retsy

    June 10, 2011 at 9:09 am

    Oh, wonderful!

  39. comme fraiche

    June 10, 2011 at 9:22 am

    Like her hat and curly hair, the vest goes well with her shirt and shorts and what a large dictionary!

  40. beesandbugs

    June 10, 2011 at 9:41 am

    Wow, amazing photo! Love the girl's outfit and how she holds the book.
    I wish I could see her face too, though :)

  41. Ms. Givens

    June 10, 2011 at 9:41 am

    I just want to be that thin again. ;)

  42. talktomyshoes

    June 10, 2011 at 9:43 am

    This is what I want to wear today! Love it!

  43. Klein

    June 10, 2011 at 9:49 am

  44. DoublClik

    June 10, 2011 at 9:50 am

    I love it when you shoot people without showing their faces, Nailed it.

    DoublClik Photo Blog

  45. Fikari

    June 10, 2011 at 9:53 am

    This is lovely!
    She looks stylish and smart (I like the "backpack" she is carrying the dictionary in).

  46. Lauren

    June 10, 2011 at 9:55 am

    Great take on a menswear inspired look.

    The Styleseer.blogspot.com

  47. Anonymous

    June 10, 2011 at 10:04 am

    One of the few cases wherein a fedora (or is that a homburg?) really works.

    But I'm hating the idea of eviscerating a book to create a bag. Holding a book in your hand and actually _reading_ it–that's real style.

  48. Mara

    June 10, 2011 at 10:09 am

    was she really strolling around with a dictionary? she looks fab. love the hat and the amazing shot. great job.

  49. Anonymous

    June 10, 2011 at 10:17 am

    One of my all time favs… Love this look. Its timeless classiness totally out powers the seediness of the background.

  50. Best of Beehive

    June 10, 2011 at 10:21 am

    Other than the book strap, I love the hat and the vest. Most people would stop with shorts and shirt.

  51. Marc

    June 10, 2011 at 10:40 am

    Love her hair, and you can bet she'll never have to consult her cell phone to find the meaning of any English word!

  52. Lucy

    June 10, 2011 at 10:40 am

    LOVE this post and the last one. That bag is amaazing!

  53. Designer Dresses

    June 10, 2011 at 10:46 am

    Haha, I love how the elbow is peeking out from the sleeves. Truly magnificent photo and very androgynous, I wouldn't dare hazard a guess.

  54. Rachel

    June 10, 2011 at 10:47 am

    LOVE LOVE LOVE this outfit. Every last part of it. So much fun and so cute without too much effort. Jealous of her hair!

  55. mon sac by me

    June 10, 2011 at 10:52 am

    You're a killer about the chromatic colors !!! so good !

    http://monsacbyme.com

  56. Anonymous

    June 10, 2011 at 11:00 am

    I don't care what she looks like.

    I would be highly interested in this woman on the strength of 2 things:

    1) She's not another of the brainless ubiquitous masses, staring into a cell phone like it contains all the world's answers.

    2) Love a woman who reads, but more than that, it's the artful way that she's carrying the dictionary. That looks like one of those leather book straps that school kids used to use, waaaaaaaaay "back in the day".

    Interested and interesting.

  57. Anonymous

    June 10, 2011 at 11:05 am

    This is Dickens at his finest. A classy street urchin. Or a student.

  58. Carmen Gloria

    June 10, 2011 at 11:06 am

    Lovely and wonderful !.
    I love her hair and hat !.

  59. Sing

    June 10, 2011 at 11:08 am

    Very cool shot that looks like she could be somewhere in Europe.

  60. ROXY MARJ

    June 10, 2011 at 11:13 am

    OH MY CUTENESS!!!! :-[)

  61. Anonymous

    June 10, 2011 at 11:17 am

    Adorable. Not cute like a little girl, but adore-able. I fell in love with this one as soon as I saw her.

  62. alessandra nitti

    June 10, 2011 at 11:23 am

  63. meenal@maison marigold

    June 10, 2011 at 11:29 am

    you don't need to see her face to know that she is gorgeous..what lovely style! xx meenal

  64. E...

    June 10, 2011 at 11:42 am

    I love that "dictionary backpack", the coolest!

    http://fashiondoesntexist.blogspot.com/

  65. amy

    June 10, 2011 at 11:43 am

    The bit of elbow….charming.

  66. Kacie

    June 10, 2011 at 11:46 am

    This is fantastic? Dictionary as accessory! Love it.

    Kacie
    http://www.acollectionofpassions.blogspot.com

  67. Anonymous

    June 10, 2011 at 11:49 am

    I expect her to turn toward us and be Carrie Bradshaw!

  68. thwany

    June 10, 2011 at 11:49 am

    she looks great and all, but i really hope that she has a purpose for carrying a dictionary like that (other than an aesthetic attempt to look cool).

  69. Nomadic D.

    June 10, 2011 at 12:02 pm

    Awesome. Love her whole look, and yes, like everyone else here, am so curious to why the hell she's got s dictionary strapped to her back. Regardless, this is a great shot.

    http://nomadic-d.blogspot.com

  70. shooting star

    June 10, 2011 at 12:05 pm

    nice!!!! btw i dresses similar sometime back..!!

  71. sweety

    June 10, 2011 at 12:08 pm

    She looks very trendy in this outfit.Love her hair.

  72. This is Belgium

    June 10, 2011 at 12:16 pm

    definitely a backpack and not a dictionary… do not see the point… but then, why not?

  73. Marcel Da Chump

    June 10, 2011 at 12:26 pm

    Timeless Annie Hall

  74. Eve

    June 10, 2011 at 12:34 pm

  75. Anonymous

    June 10, 2011 at 12:35 pm

    Love everything about this.

    Dictionary as accessory…who'da thought?

    Remember, people who read books are sexy!

  76. thefriendlyfashionista

    June 10, 2011 at 12:36 pm

    ooooh yes i want to look like this every day!

  77. HStrang

    June 10, 2011 at 12:55 pm

    Oh she is adorable! I wonder what's up with the dictionary though (like most folks). Perhaps she is heading to a photo shoot? Her hair with the hat and shorts is just perfection!

    -Heather
    retaildesigndiva.blogs.com

  78. Lacey Parr

    June 10, 2011 at 12:56 pm

    i bet she's an english major.

  79. Natalya's Closet

    June 10, 2011 at 1:09 pm

    Great photo! XOXO, http://www.NatalyasCloset.com

  80. Anonymous

    June 10, 2011 at 1:10 pm

    Cute af·fec·ta·tion/ˌafekˈtāSHən/Noun
    Perhaps a book titled "Science" might look smarter.

  81. Berlinboy

    June 10, 2011 at 1:15 pm

    Wow, I love that! The book strap is fabulous. Actually the whole outfit. Very Berlin …

  82. Monroe Steele

    June 10, 2011 at 1:19 pm

    love this..looks very old world

    xoxo Monroe

    Fashion Steele NYC

  83. New York Don't Leave Me

    June 10, 2011 at 1:22 pm

    Love this! She looks like a character from a Charles Dickens book!
    http://www.nydontleaveme.com

  84. Cecilia

    June 10, 2011 at 1:28 pm

    That's definitely not a book strap or a dictionary. Anybody know what kind of bag that is? I'm all ears and very curious.

  85. Playitlouder0902.

    June 10, 2011 at 1:29 pm

    so chic so tailored with that carrie-bradshaw hair… and a dictionary strapped to her back! MY PERFECT WOMAN!!

  86. Mila

    June 10, 2011 at 1:31 pm

  87. ash

    June 10, 2011 at 1:36 pm

    i LOVE everything about this photo! although I am confused about the dictionary. is it a fashion statement? otherwise, wow!

  88. adele

    June 10, 2011 at 1:37 pm

    She's beauuutifuuull !!
    http://www.adeletanguy.com

  89. TPFblogger

    June 10, 2011 at 1:46 pm

    there are words for the way she looks; i bet she could help me to find them ;-)

    http://www.thepurseforumadvisory.com/

  90. cwaycarter

    June 10, 2011 at 1:46 pm

    Love that Dictionary piece. If it's a bag, I love it even more! Love her style! -C.C.

    ReFashion Statement

  91. Juli Photo Diary

    June 10, 2011 at 1:56 pm

  92. Matthew

    June 10, 2011 at 2:23 pm

    I love her style. Quick, the definition of umbra!

  93. V.V.

    June 10, 2011 at 2:50 pm

  94. J.Ro

    June 10, 2011 at 2:54 pm

    The Annie Hall 2011 Summer Reunion Tour. Love it.

    http://www.jrocomedy.blogspot.com

  95. Lady Moriarty

    June 10, 2011 at 2:55 pm

    Hello modern Diane Keaton !

  96. balthasar

    June 10, 2011 at 3:37 pm

    I would love to see her face!

    VISIT:

    http://maisonbalthasar.blogspot.com/

  97. Christina Marie

    June 10, 2011 at 3:41 pm

    Love it. She looks so classic.

    naturally-christina.blogspot.com

  98. Anonymous

    June 10, 2011 at 3:46 pm

    Stunning ! Thanks ! Sunny Side

  99. Anonymous

    June 10, 2011 at 3:49 pm

    A bit too costumey for my taste.. Lovely hair, though!

  100. 2Gitanas

    June 10, 2011 at 3:58 pm

    Classic! Excellent pallette!
    2Gitanas

  101. mcgintylauren

    June 10, 2011 at 3:59 pm

    Little boy chic. Charming.

    http://www.unepipe.tumblr.com
    -for art and fashion in one.

  102. Anonymous

    June 10, 2011 at 3:59 pm

    That isnt a real dictionary. Its just a bag. Watch closely. Nice idea!

  103. The Bohmerian

    June 10, 2011 at 4:18 pm

    Love that he hair is curled pretty red! So chic!!

    theBohmerian.com

  104. simplystylishmom

    June 10, 2011 at 4:20 pm

    love this look! Is the dictionary actually a book or has it been fashioned into a bag? love the pin stripe shorts

    - http://www.simplystylishmom.com

  105. SaraKateSwan

    June 10, 2011 at 4:23 pm

  106. The Foolish Aesthete

    June 10, 2011 at 4:26 pm

    Gorgeous shot! I love the mystery of not seeing her face. And is that a real dictionary or a bag masquerading as such? Either way, love it!

  107. Philishia

    June 10, 2011 at 4:42 pm

    I love that her dictionary bag made me do a double-take. To me, great style, turn heads. If that was the objective, it was definitely achieved.

  108. M

    June 10, 2011 at 4:47 pm

    Love the trilby and the colour of her hair.

    http://www.styleflourish.blogspot.com

  109. Victoria Regia

    June 10, 2011 at 5:24 pm

    I don't like this, and I am not sure why. Might be the combination of the fuzzy hair with the rough texture of the hat – it comes across as disheveled instead of stylish. Also, long unstructured hair calls for uncluttered neck lines, so the vest is also over the top. That bookbag is not doing anything for me, either. The only thing I love in her ensemble are the shorts – looks like she chopped off the legs of a pair of pants on her own and ended up a great new piece. She is very cute and has an amazing body, though.

  110. The Lifestyle News

    June 10, 2011 at 5:33 pm

    nice look! woody allen inspiration

    salutations,

    http://www.thelifestylenews.blogspot.com

  111. Maria

    June 10, 2011 at 5:49 pm

    I would kill for her hair!

  112. JJRod'z

    June 10, 2011 at 5:50 pm

    she is pretty cool with that whatever it is… hehehe…

  113. BRUNO

    June 10, 2011 at 6:28 pm

    If that really is a backpack, I'm so in love with it..

    BRUUN
    http://www.THEFIERCEBLOGGER.com

  114. 17

    June 10, 2011 at 6:35 pm

    Too darn cute! Please tell me she used an old dictionary and made it into a bag!

    onlywhenyoure17.blogspot.com

  115. Marcel Da Chump

    June 10, 2011 at 6:41 pm

    Jordana @ White Cabana,
    She's looking at Alvy Singer.

  116. carlotta robotta

    June 10, 2011 at 6:42 pm

    Very classic, cute look. Not sure about the..bag/dictionary?x http://www.londonbeanlovesfashion.blogspot.com

  117. Megan

    June 10, 2011 at 6:43 pm

    I'm in love with her outfit and this picture. Just perfect. Classic and interesting with the backpack!!!

  118. Em

    June 10, 2011 at 6:48 pm

    I love the bookstrap!

    http://fashionhacks.blogspot.com/

  119. Carol

    June 10, 2011 at 6:49 pm

    1985 Rivington Street: stumbling druggies and T.V. crews from Law and Order. And Carol, getting dressed for work everyday, and walking to Union Square.
    2011 Rivington Street: The Sartorialist.

  120. Anonymous

    June 10, 2011 at 6:58 pm

    Love the look. I wonder if she hollowed out the book for it to "act" as her bag. If not where are her keys, lip gloss, cell phone, ID, and etc…..

    http://www.the2econdfloor.com

  121. Evan

    June 10, 2011 at 7:07 pm

  122. carolyn

    June 10, 2011 at 7:22 pm

    my parents had that exact dictionary on the bookshelf when i was growing up!

  123. Anonymous

    June 10, 2011 at 7:27 pm

    I make art out of books. Wouldn't mind that dictionary :-)

  124. Chike

    June 10, 2011 at 7:45 pm

    A young lady in the pursuit of literacy! What a novel idea it is these days…

  125. Jerome Centeno

    June 10, 2011 at 7:47 pm

    very unique style to bring a huge book :)

    Check out Florence Street Fashion!!!!

    http://onthestreetofflorence.blogspot.com/

  126. amelia

    June 10, 2011 at 8:36 pm

    bookstrap? talk about vintage. lots of character here. i love it.

  127. justin

    June 10, 2011 at 9:22 pm

    Dictionaries are cool…but I'd go with the pocket size.

  128. Liz Sewmode

    June 10, 2011 at 9:34 pm

    She has a stunning student look.

    cardiganpumpkin.blogspot.com

  129. Liz S

    June 10, 2011 at 9:44 pm

    That is one amazing bag! How very unique–the sky's the limit with all the unwanted books out there now.

    The blend of earthy colours and tones is wonderful too.
    She – has – got – "IT".

  130. Anonymous

    June 10, 2011 at 9:52 pm

    This might be the cutest girl we have ever seen.

    What she is wearing is not a big deal, but it is a delightful unity. The way the shirt fits (a little small), the vest…and the little hat topping her lovely red curls.

    Just a really lovely tomboy.

    Good luck to her in all her endeavors.

  131. Anonymous

    June 10, 2011 at 10:14 pm

    love the book/backpack
    she looks like a cool school boy

  132. Captain Charghli

    June 10, 2011 at 10:21 pm

    Such a cute look. I need to dig out my waistcoats!

  133. Lilly

    June 10, 2011 at 10:47 pm

    Love her little leather strap book satchel – and she's beyond beautiful too!

  134. Margo

    June 10, 2011 at 11:19 pm

    a bookstrap!!! brilliant!

  135. Grace

    June 11, 2011 at 1:11 am

    I love the your work! And the pictures are really amazing the way people dress is so unique. Simple but weird. Love it! <3

  136. Shanicexoxo.info

    June 11, 2011 at 1:13 am

    i love it!

    shanicexoxo.info

  137. lollipop4598

    June 11, 2011 at 1:33 am

    Ok. NO ONE carries around a desk sized dictionary from 1959. If people need to look up stuff, they bring a laptop, or Ipod. Not an ancient Dictionary with a bookstrap. Thus it must be a bag that looks like a dictionary on a strap. Awesome.

  138. Purple Panda

    June 11, 2011 at 2:43 am

    LOVE her style!

    purpletintedshades.blogspot.com

  139. Anonymous

    June 11, 2011 at 3:18 am

    I love it!

  140. Olithee

    June 11, 2011 at 3:27 am

    There is always so much histories behind Ur pics thats amazing

  141. Anonymous

    June 11, 2011 at 3:56 am

    I think it is a recycled book bag, I found a little shop selling similar bags.
    http://www.etsy.com/listing/74590737/to-have-and-to-hold-wedding-book-evening

  142. Indefeasible

    June 11, 2011 at 5:50 am

    Oh le sac! J'adore vos photos! Elles sont chouettes! Et uniques! Urbaines! J'adore!

  143. Kim

    June 11, 2011 at 5:50 am

    I love that you can't see her face. You know she's very beautiful anyway.

  144. Anonymous

    June 11, 2011 at 5:50 am

    Nice! Is she the dame girl that in Hudson street?

  145. KC

    June 11, 2011 at 5:54 am

    what a cool book/bag!

    nouveauskin.blogspot.com

  146. Angela Jessyana

    June 11, 2011 at 6:02 am

    adore her style!

  147. elisabetta

    June 11, 2011 at 6:16 am

  148. Ami

    June 11, 2011 at 7:10 am

    I am so happy to see women with curls again! Love, love, love this!

  149. Becca

    June 11, 2011 at 7:32 am

    I love this look! Smart yet twisted into her own personality!
    Indeed very cute!

  150. Michelle Lee

    June 11, 2011 at 7:47 am

    great look!

    pinklemonincrystal.blogspot.com

  151. Anonymous

    June 11, 2011 at 9:54 am

    she looks cute and the hat works These hats r the chinese slippers of this year.

  152. Nynke

    June 11, 2011 at 9:57 am

    That dictionary Backpack is glorious!
    Truly original.

    http://insearchofaprotagonist.blogspot.com/

  153. ajdye

    June 11, 2011 at 11:04 am

    I LOVE that book strap. Been trying to find something just like that. Does anyone know where I can find something like that? Maybe an online store…?

  154. Kristin

    June 11, 2011 at 11:27 am

    I am enraptured with her hair – gives a feminine touch to fantastic mens wear look.

    The color of her hat highlights her hair and look perfectly. Adorable.!!

    Kristin

    http://www.curatorsofstyle.com

  155. Debra Turner

    June 11, 2011 at 12:57 pm

    Fabulous idea for a blog. I've always preferred Mary Ellen Mark work over Annie" Leibovitz's precisely because Mark focus on real people and substance.

  156. Anonymous

    June 11, 2011 at 1:37 pm

    Hey…thats me!My name is Davy…and yes that is a dictionary ''book bag'' i made myself! i was inspired my 1940s school boys carrying their books with a belt! i like it because i dont carry around much accept my wallet,phone,pens,ect…and its beautiful to me..! the dictionary i feel brings up the past instead of a plain purse..it makes me feel timeless!

  157. Adele

    June 11, 2011 at 4:19 pm

    awesome look and bag! <3

    wallofmemoriesandstyle.blogspot.com

  158. M

    June 11, 2011 at 4:39 pm

    Loving the look, it shows a great personality!

  159. Blaise

    June 11, 2011 at 5:39 pm

    wow this is incredible, im gonna follow you the second i post this :P

    http://blaiseruby.blogspot.com/

  160. Brian Hadden

    June 11, 2011 at 5:49 pm

    Love her wool fedora.

    http://www.athriftlife.com

  161. Carole (NY etc.)

    June 11, 2011 at 8:06 pm

    Everything is so cool about her, her hair, the colors she chose, so far away from the color block that we see everywhere, and the bag. I'm enjoying very much these last "summery" shots.
    Thanks!

  162. Anonymous

    June 11, 2011 at 8:41 pm

    gorgeous hair

  163. Brandon

    June 11, 2011 at 9:23 pm

    Someone should tell her there's an app for that!

  164. Plain T-Shirt

    June 11, 2011 at 10:18 pm

    fedora brothasssss

  165. LXV

    June 11, 2011 at 10:48 pm

    The hair, the figure, the elbow & cuff, length of shorts and shirt, the hat. It's all beautiful. She has lovely hands. I did once carry a large Webster's 3rd edition home from the Strand with a piece of string for a handle. I don't prefer the internet when it comes to language.

  166. ADJ

    June 11, 2011 at 11:32 pm

    OMG!!! Annie Hall meets dashing diva. I love this picture. It is really amazing.

    http://www.greeneggsanglam.blogspot.com

  167. Becky

    June 11, 2011 at 11:47 pm

    Can I have her hair too?

  168. Anonymous

    June 12, 2011 at 3:54 am

    Love!!

  169. Lou

    June 12, 2011 at 8:24 am

    dictionary bag? so cool! >_<b
    that goes well with her cute outfit
    and i love her hair so much!

  170. Anonymous

    June 12, 2011 at 9:14 am

    The dictionary and the hair/hat make it

  171. Daryl

    June 12, 2011 at 9:37 am

    Another successfully recycled look .. are her legs tan or is she wearing hose?

  172. Jacob

    June 12, 2011 at 11:11 am

    I love her style, and I'm oh so curious to see her face.

    Besides, I have that dictionary!

    Nice work Scott.

  173. Oh my Dior!

    June 12, 2011 at 11:45 am

    love it! she is like out of a movie!!

    http://www.ohmydior.org/

  174. MARJOLEIN

    June 12, 2011 at 3:28 pm

    i love this style! great pic and great blog!!
    i follow you, hope you'll follow back! :)
    marjoleinsu.blogspot.com

  175. CHR

    June 12, 2011 at 4:40 pm

    a very old school look! is great!

  176. thefashionguitar

    June 12, 2011 at 4:49 pm

    WOW! Love this tom-boy look!

    XO Charlotte
    http://www.thefashionguitar.com

  177. lollipop4598

    June 12, 2011 at 7:05 pm

    Ok, I went to the used book store, I have three appropriate leather belts. Nylon thread, and leather glue. Wish me luck. Im going to try to make this work. Im trying it out on a scrap book first before I go for the cool one, I think. If I can figure out how to line it, Im there. Something tells me its going to be harder then it looks.

  178. Anonymous

    June 12, 2011 at 8:51 pm

    I would know my girl anywhere. Beautiful Sweet Pea.

  179. Claudia

    June 12, 2011 at 9:54 pm

    This has got to be my favorite post yet. Everything is charming, yet humble.

  180. ash

    June 12, 2011 at 10:50 pm

    nice work, davy! i love the bag so much!!!1

  181. Christian weight loss

    June 12, 2011 at 11:19 pm

    Really love the dictionary bag – rounds off the student look nicely.

  182. Arsavin666

    June 13, 2011 at 2:34 am

    a bookstrap,brilliant!

  183. Vinny

    June 13, 2011 at 2:57 am

    love the mystery of this one.

  184. MELISSA Z.

    June 13, 2011 at 3:27 am

    this photo os incredible, love it so much! Congrats, great job!

    http://www.abitoffashion.com

  185. Melinda.Robicheaux

    June 13, 2011 at 4:46 am

    Straight from 30's.

  186. Kirstin

    June 13, 2011 at 5:39 am

    love the whole look, and the 'dictionary' backpack just completes it.

    on a separate note, it was such a pleasure meeting you at kiehl's last week. keep up the amazing work, scott.

    x. kirstin (hong kong)

  187. MoandKa

    June 13, 2011 at 8:18 am

    This girl rocks!
    Love it..

    moandka.blogspot.com

  188. Morgane Melo

    June 13, 2011 at 8:24 am

    So fabulous!

  189. Anonymous

    June 13, 2011 at 9:56 am

    Lovely and lovely

  190. michellesibley.com/blog

    June 13, 2011 at 10:34 am

    Captures the imagination of school days gone by. I have come back to look at this so many times. Lovely image.

  191. jillian :: cornflake dreams.

    June 13, 2011 at 10:53 am

    love those shorts! fantastic shot. xo jillian:: ps im hosting a judy kaufmann print giveaway!

  192. Kara

    June 13, 2011 at 12:47 pm

    gorgeous hair, desperate to see what her face looks like!

  193. Ms Wanda

    June 13, 2011 at 1:01 pm

    That's an amazing look. I love the hat particularly.

  194. Ruusu

    June 13, 2011 at 1:29 pm

    Just like Carrie Bradshaw.

  195. The Dandelion Tamer

    June 13, 2011 at 10:02 pm

    Everything about this shot is refreshing. Love the monochromatic browns, too.

  196. Style Dilettante

    June 14, 2011 at 12:55 am

    Such a great assemblage of boyish clothing from another era… charming!

    http://inherentstylela.blogspot.com/

  197. Michelle.Jen

    June 14, 2011 at 10:00 am

    LOVE the blend of shades!
    Mish, http://www.michellejen.blogspot.com

  198. MElanie

    June 14, 2011 at 10:01 am

    That bagstrap makes the outfit. Who knew that a scrap of leather could change an outfit that much!!

    melanie

  199. Anonymous

    June 14, 2011 at 11:03 am

    nice bag

  200. Anonymous

    June 14, 2011 at 2:30 pm

    so cute. love the bagstrap except the dictionary kills it for me. it just seems campy. somehow i don't see her sitting down in a cafe to read her giant…dictionary?

  201. designhotdog

    June 14, 2011 at 3:48 pm

    I'm a sucker for this modern annie hall/hepburn. nice

  202. Sara Lua

    June 14, 2011 at 6:07 pm

    Could she tell us more about the dictionary? Is she a student? I love girls who dress in fitted menswear.

  203. Anonymous

    June 14, 2011 at 9:58 pm

    My family has owned that same dictionary since I was a child!

    I think that her obscured face really makes this shot.

  204. Candice Tarnowski

    June 14, 2011 at 10:20 pm

    her thumb !

  205. TheSkepticist

    June 15, 2011 at 12:38 am

    Usually I appreciate the photos here and don't leave comments – but this one bothers me. Everyone is always so keen to praise what's posted here! As usual, this is a well-made photo but the subject is particularly annoying. The worst sin of the subjects on this site is often just unremarkable style, but this one actively evades authenticity. She is trying way too hard with all those schoolboy accessories, and risks falling into an impenetrable pit of hipsterdom. To me, real fashion reflects the real world. Something tells me that in reality she isn't exactly at the pinnacle of scholastic achievement…

  206. Anonymous

    June 15, 2011 at 9:37 am

    Hey Davy, can u leave another post and tell us all how u made this bag, it's fab. tks from Canada, keep up the great looks.

  207. Yanya

    June 15, 2011 at 3:26 pm

  208. domesticated_desk

    June 15, 2011 at 4:35 pm

    she is soo cool! her style embodies the personality of my blog! love it, great shot

  209. Anonymous

    June 15, 2011 at 11:09 pm

    She is learning a few new words from that dictionary each day, to make herself smarter. (See Sartre's character Boris in THE AGE OF REASON.)

  210. Francesca

    June 15, 2011 at 11:14 pm

    LOVE the dictionary-slash-backpack-slash-handbag(?) http://www.thesecitysidewalks.com

  211. mamanetbebechic

    June 16, 2011 at 6:08 am

    GREAT BLOG

    I love.
    Chrystelle

  212. michelyah

    June 16, 2011 at 8:19 am

    This "dictionary" book or bag or whatever it is…has me thinking

  213. Anonymous

    June 16, 2011 at 9:42 pm

    Dictionary = trying quite hard. Ruins an otherwise nice outfit.

  214. Anonymous

    June 18, 2011 at 12:41 am

    its Davy again! I am not wearing the dictionally to "look smart" or to try too hard.i found this dictionary boxed away…not being used…so i made use of it. i have other dictionaries so i didn't need this one..found it in a junk shop and well…rather than it sit in the dark..i gave it life.i gutted it and used the scrap pages on other projects..actually i used it as wallpaper and wheatpasted it on one of my livingroom walls.now ive had this idea of the bag for years…and made purses and boxes..for no one to see. for me its not to impress anyone but its my aesthetic.i love turning trash into treasure. no one had even seen this book until i made into something the whole world could see. for me, its much classiar than some plain ole purse that anyone could have.

  215. gingerninja. ;D

    June 19, 2011 at 4:11 pm

    That's just too awesome! :-)

  216. latrenia bryant

    June 19, 2011 at 10:52 pm

  217. Loulou a la francaise

    June 20, 2011 at 5:59 pm

    just beautiful; everything she wears compliments her glorious hair….
    I like the fact we can't see her face….I like that she remains a mystery. One of your best definitely!

  218. Anonymous

    June 20, 2011 at 7:48 pm

    brittany newman? if not looks like her.

  219. Anonymous

    June 22, 2011 at 7:49 pm

    Bag is just…stunning!

  220. Vesela

    June 27, 2011 at 10:40 am

    Your best find in quite a while.
    I love her outfit. Only one thing is missing here, I'd like so much to see her choice of shoes…

  221. Giorgos

    June 29, 2011 at 3:51 am

    I love her style! Capturing the college spirit with elegance…

  222. Emmet

    June 30, 2011 at 10:09 pm

    beautiful.

  223. IRJ

    July 4, 2011 at 6:47 am

    True look

  224. Martine

    September 7, 2011 at 12:59 am

    That should get some sort of recycling award, Im serious. I know they gave one to that guy that did furniture with tires, but this is far cooler. Plus, its sweet that the binder and cover artists efforts are not thrown out with the now useless dictionary.

  225. dcinDC

    May 16, 2012 at 6:37 pm

    Are you kidding! The dictionary/bag MAKES the look! Would love to have one!

  226. ANDAAZPK

    October 17, 2012 at 4:17 am

    her face is not in picture but the capture is so great and she looks so adorable even without face in the picture.

  227. May

    March 28, 2014 at 7:15 am

    Nice, a cute lady

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