Photo by Mark Iantosca
When I saw this photo during New York Fashion Week in September, I was like, whoa. I wanted to wear a sheer dress over jeans right away, which surprised me because I remember the last time the dress-over-pants thing happened in the early 2000's and I swore I'd never go there again.
But sometimes trends are reinvented in a fresh way that makes you want to revisit those dark, regretful places. The ethereal, feminine, and quite dressy dress contrasted with the rough, graffiti denim did it for me.
It's the type of look that would be perfect for a holiday gathering where you want to look festive but not feel like your outfit is too precious. Maybe not an office holiday party, but a celebration with friends, most definitely. I realize this look is not without controversy. Some of you might
hate it be less enthusiastic than me. But that's the kind of thing that makes the fashion world go 'round, yes?
Once I noticed this look, I spotted lots more on the streets! Here are some of my favorites: