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Model street style: 9 of the best looks from Paris

During any given fashion week, off duty models are flocked to on the street as prime subjects for photos. The reason is obvious: they’re tall and gorgeous, so liable to look great no matter what they’re wearing. Still, some choose to stand out that little bit more for their individual style, be it polished and chic or grungy and effortless. In slouchy overalls and Birkenstock…

12 model moments from Paris couture week (gallery)

Who doesn’t love looking at models in any situation, whether they’re on runways or having fun in the street? With a Paris fashion week of couture shows just ended, here’s a little look back at a few moments on the street featuring some of the gorgeous cast members of the shows. At the gallery: 12 model moments from Paris. For more street style, be sure…

Male model street style: 6 standout looks

It’s sort of a given that the streets during Paris men’s fashion week will be filled with slender tall boys in t-shirts and hoodies – boys who manage to stand out for their beauty despite their simple choices in clothing. None the less, some male models go a little bit above and beyond in terms of their off duty street style, opting for cool ripped…

Classic white on dark skin: in New York

A classic white shirt is a wardrobe staple for pretty much everyone, but for those with very pale complexions it can take an extra something – a lick of bright red lipstick, the right accessories – to make it truly work wonders. For those blessed with skin like dark chocolate, no such issues of contrast exist. There’s no overstating the brilliance of white on dark…

The Narnia effect: in Paris

Glitter and cat-eye liner: it’s a power-packing combination that came together in Chanel’s sparkling eye makeup look from the fashion house’s most recent couture show. If you thought it would only work with airy whites and pastels, here’s another off-duty model sporting the makeup post show. Doesn’t it work oddly well with the wintery, furry brown jacket and knit scarf? It’s all a bit snow…

The model winter uniform: in Paris

It’s a combination you’ll spot on many an off duty model come winter, and with good reason: it’s easy to throw on, and practical to travel around the world with. The uniform: a pair of skinny jeans, flat boots, and an army jacket.

Outfit detail: the anchor tattoo

This little detail caught my eye: the anchor tattoo, originally a symbol for seafarers and sailors, now a traditional marking availing itself to anyone with the attitude to wear it. This off duty model was wearing layers of all black and long, wet-look hair, the tattoo matching her look. You can see the full outfit here.