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Wednesday, February 10, 2010

On the Street....Blizzard 2010, New York City

ps. This is not Garance post BBO

Comments on "On the Street....Blizzard 2010, New York City"


Blogger Prutha said ... (8:28 PM) : 

i am in it right now!! stopped being fun after 10 mins!! helpppp


Blogger apparellel said ... (8:29 PM) : 

best photo ever (BPE)!!!!



Blogger sean said ... (8:29 PM) : 

Stay warm. Stay chic.


Blogger Hannah said ... (8:29 PM) : 



Blogger Ami Schaheera said ... (8:29 PM) : 

how else would you wear in a blizzard?


Blogger sean said ... (8:30 PM) : 

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Blogger zincink said ... (8:30 PM) : 

looks like a melting ice cream cone hehe..all I have to say is they will probably obtain some wet pants. I like the little gloves very cute and the ginormous that is nice and cozy


Blogger Lisa Petrarca said ... (8:31 PM) : 

She looks warm except for her fingers poking through.

My poor Southern California son is out there in the elements for a Fashion Show he's in tonight & tomorrow.

Hope he looks like this!!LOL!


Anonymous Anonymous said ... (8:31 PM) : 

Always wondered whether or not you post pictures immediately after taking I know you do with some at least.

Head down to Bed-Stuy and get some Snowtorious B.I.G. shots.


Anonymous Brandee said ... (8:32 PM) : 

Haha, wow! Winter wonderland, to say the least. Great shot.


Anonymous JFKJean said ... (8:32 PM) : 

Geez, it's so bad, you can't even tell where Scott shot this....great job!


Anonymous Anonymous said ... (8:38 PM) : 

Is this our gorgeous Garance Dore???


Anonymous toasty said ... (8:40 PM) : 

love it! meanwhile in oz, we are steaming.


Anonymous Anonymous said ... (8:40 PM) : 

As someone who lives in a northern city in Canada, I so appreciate and relate to this photo! Staying warm and fashionable. Much thanks for this post.


Blogger Mercedes said ... (8:45 PM) : 

Welcome to Manitoba!! (well that's how our winters look like anyways) Hope it doesn't bog down fashion week too much!


Blogger Beverly Bohan said ... (8:45 PM) : 

I like the big scarf. Props to you, Scott, for photographing in this weather. I'm from Philadelphia and we got dumped on. Hope that everyone's staying warm!


Blogger Joy Mars said ... (8:49 PM) : 

I love snow. People shouldn't be kvetching about it so much. Life should get completely screwed up by the elements now and then.

Great pic.


Anonymous Anonymous said ... (8:50 PM) : 

I love the giant scarf. Seems to somehow balance everything else out. Nothing too out of the ordinary, but the way they wear it...


Anonymous Anonymous said ... (8:51 PM) : 

If this a human being?!


Anonymous Juliet said ... (8:52 PM) : 

Fabulous, if not practical!


Blogger mina said ... (8:56 PM) : 

i'll be in ny for the first time time in a few days. this is unfortunate.


Blogger Klever Girl said ... (8:58 PM) : 

um... black. slimming as always...rain or snow... :D


Anonymous imobiliarias santa maria said ... (8:59 PM) : 

i love this clothes!!!!!!

imobiliarias santa maria


Anonymous Michael1style said ... (8:59 PM) : 

Beautiful image... it has a very austere quality with the snow covered background, but also shrouded in mystery with the scarf covering the face. Superb!


Blogger Vinda Sonata said ... (9:00 PM) : 

nice outfit combination and great composition as always. i like the all-black look combined with the scarf and the wide-legged pants. she sure knows how to dress!

fashion atelier.


Anonymous Anonymous said ... (9:01 PM) : 

I love the hat! the black and white contrast is perfect.


Blogger S Milano said ... (9:02 PM) : 

This is a blizzard? Come to Montreal QC! Nice pic!


Blogger john benjamin pritchett said ... (9:03 PM) : 

Oooooo...too cold but adorable!!


Blogger sSo said ... (9:03 PM) : 

eh~so much in Feb??!!


Blogger The Calvin Show said ... (9:05 PM) : 

Hopefully she's warm! I think it's a she...


Blogger Lions, Tigers and Fashion OH MY! said ... (9:07 PM) : 

so cool, I look like that a lot when I take my dog for walks in the snow!


Anonymous Anonymous said ... (9:19 PM) : 

Is that Garance?


Anonymous RCG said ... (9:19 PM) : 

salut for being out there! Our fashion house worked from home today...


Blogger a said ... (9:19 PM) : 

wowowowow. photographic brilliance!


Anonymous Loreto said ... (9:24 PM) : 

I can feel the cold!!

Nice scarf.


Blogger The Zhush said ... (9:31 PM) : 

Yay, you are back in NY, can't wait for more NYC coverage, snow be "darned"!


Blogger Katie said ... (9:35 PM) : 

Finally! A stylish picture which details what we Canadians go through every day!


Anonymous Anonymous said ... (9:37 PM) : 

meatpacking...standard hotel in background


Blogger Ashley said ... (9:45 PM) : 

It's been crazier here in DC!


Blogger Liz said ... (9:49 PM) : 

One of the biggest things about this blizzard is that I think I'm stepping on a big pile of snow, little do I know, it's a puddle. Good thing rainboots make me feel invincible!

I'm hoping to go to Bryant Park this week and hopefully get a glimpse of you and garance!! I'd probably make my year!!!


Blogger mimi said ... (9:59 PM) : 

Sart!! You're so dedicated shooting in this snow!!...I actually called out of work today :)


Anonymous edinamonsoon said ... (9:59 PM) : 

Great photo ---- she looks a lot like how we're all feeling in the northeast. I, too, always wondered how soon photos were posted after being taken--- now I know! Brrrrrr.


Anonymous Ray said ... (9:59 PM) : 

I love the ultra chunky scarf, makes me think of Sandra Backlund (the woman is saintly).


Blogger beths said ... (10:01 PM) : 

Can't wait to see more stylish people out in the snow: rise to the challenge! One can look good even while shoveling, as happened today on my street.


Anonymous Parker said ... (10:03 PM) : 

This is your average look in Minnesota.


Anonymous Anonymous said ... (10:13 PM) : 

She NEEDS boots!


Blogger Deborah said ... (10:38 PM) : 

I was out in that blizzard. I love NY, even more when it snows. She or he looks cute peeking through all the knitted layers.


Blogger Brett said ... (10:55 PM) : 

I was in this mess today and wondered how one still looks stylish in this horrible weather!


Blogger MOD PAUL said ... (11:22 PM) : 

No thanks......... Thats why I live in California.


Blogger Out of Order said ... (11:24 PM) : 

wowee what a storm!

Being in California, this is like being on an alien planet ;]


Blogger Kathleen said ... (11:34 PM) : 

I can relate. Not as cold where we live, but we have seen our share of snow time and again for the past few weeks, actually a month when I stop and think about it. I venture outside to walk the dog, and after a mile or two find myself turning back, too cold to breath or really exercise. Yes, layer upon layer, scarf over scarf, looking for some relief. Fashion kind of stops here, extreme conditions. Maybe a striking winter hat, or a great scarf, but this is about it. I tried to smile at a neighbor while walking today and my face felt as if it would fall off. Oh green and tender spring time, show your head. We are ready!


Anonymous Anonymous said ... (11:54 PM) : 

Real life reflected. A real breath of fresh...snow!


Anonymous JaNielle said ... (12:22 AM) : 

Thankful to be in San Francisco!


Anonymous Anonymous said ... (12:28 AM) : 

This photo gives inspiration to all women in Buffalo, NY.


Blogger Penny said ... (12:35 AM) : 

Heehee! Cute!


Blogger Edward Alcantara said ... (12:44 AM) : 

Did you have to ask her to stand still or was she just frozen in place?


Blogger Victoria Newstockhagen said ... (12:54 AM) : 

Dressing for winter in Canada is fun for about a day...
Also, her pants are going to get soaking wet and cold. Needs some Sorel or Kodiak boots.


Anonymous Massa said ... (12:58 AM) : 

Love the scarf. But what I want to know is what are YOU wearing in that weather?


Blogger lintmag said ... (1:01 AM) : 

BRRRR! Love the photo - glad I am warm indoors right now.


Anonymous Anonymous said ... (1:02 AM) : 

So toasty in NYC~!


Blogger G-Town Audrey said ... (1:12 AM) : 

She(?) is covered head-to-toe and still looks cold! Looks like the kind of weather you can't be prepared for.....


Anonymous desertwind said ... (1:17 AM) : 

NYC Fashion Week is gonna be a trip, isn't it?

Stay warm!

Stay cool.

(heard you on Elvis Mitchell's radio show today, Sart.)


Anonymous Anonymous said ... (1:23 AM) : 

you should come to Montreal, we know how to dress for the cold cold cold!


Anonymous martin s. fuentes said ... (1:38 AM) : 

hey scott, try changing this frame into B&W. I think it will work better.

on a side note,
i like that her fingers are showing. there's a human in there.


Anonymous Anonymous said ... (1:39 AM) : 

is this garance protecting her hair?


Blogger Stefan said ... (2:12 AM) : 



Anonymous RSA said ... (2:24 AM) : 

Oh boy she is really fully warped for the winter.


Anonymous Building a house said ... (2:25 AM) : 

I love the mysterious like outfit that he’s wearing.


Blogger pink_euphoria80 said ... (2:30 AM) : 

With love and the tropical sun from Singapore. I hope it gets better for those who can't do anything in the winter storm.


Blogger thwany said ... (2:44 AM) : 

hahaha love this


Anonymous le lapin amoureux said ... (3:01 AM) : 

don't know what about this image. something moves me. something hidden in the cold, in the blizzards, behind the thick woolen scarf, in the narrow glimpse of his/her eyes... amazing what "fashion" a little eyesight a person can wear; it communicates so much too, when everything else is stripped away.


Anonymous Anonymous said ... (3:11 AM) : 

I cannot believe that you went out and took pictures today! It was painfully cold! and grossly slushy. yuck. Great picture though =)


Blogger what dia like said ... (3:14 AM) : 

so realist!!


Anonymous Melaestla said ... (3:17 AM) : 

garance with straight hair AND flat shoes!!!! well, from what i can see, she still looks very stylish!


Anonymous Julie said ... (3:22 AM) : 

Garance protégeant ses nouveaux cheveux ?


Anonymous Anonymous said ... (3:26 AM) : 

I've just read Garance's blog, I'm sure that's her!
Very stylish but definitely needs boots!!


Anonymous Anonymous said ... (3:26 AM) : 

Now that's a good winter picture. Looks like in Warsaw. Check out my Okiem Zuzy blog.


Blogger lianmcgavock said ... (3:28 AM) : 

She's gonna get get her hair wet, in that hat...


Anonymous Anonymous said ... (3:56 AM) : 

Not into the covered up survivor look. :(


Anonymous Anonymous said ... (4:00 AM) : 

Garance says: if you see something pass by under piles of New York snow, a frightening shadow with a hat + big hood + scarf + umbrella blindly following around her man since she can’t see anything with all her armor so that “NOT A DROP OF WATER COMES UNDER MY HAT *%##$@!!!” no need to look any further, yep, it’s me

So is this her?


Anonymous Anonymous said ... (4:02 AM) : 

Oh my God! Freezing in Paris too! We need a big wooly cardigan and scarf. I'm gonna steal my boyfriend's U-NI-TY one cause it's so cold outside, I can't go out without wooly cosy stuff!


Anonymous Marquis de Lannes said ... (4:03 AM) : 

Garance, je te reconnais même sous la neige!!


Blogger brigitte and courtney said ... (4:08 AM) : 

love the scarf, wish it was winter in sydney
amazing photo.


Anonymous Anonymous said ... (4:09 AM) : 

Is this Garance after her Brazilian Blow Out?


Anonymous Anonymous said ... (4:32 AM) : 

She definitely needs a pair of boots and warmer gloves.

Otherwise great look! Love the scarf! :)

Coming from Finland it's nice to see some street shots like this one on your blog.


Anonymous Lord Brummel said ... (4:39 AM) : 

After BBO Garance? ;-)


Blogger Initials.CC said ... (4:40 AM) : 

is it garance???

ahha so funny ;)



Anonymous caro said ... (4:42 AM) : 

Is this Garance's BigFoot trait ? ;-)

Certes méconnaissable mais avec les cheveux raides ! :-)


Blogger GW said ... (4:45 AM) : 

Jajaja... ande yo caliente, riase la gente.


Blogger Davidikus said ... (4:46 AM) : 

The great thing about snow is that it makes the issue of matching surrounding colours to apparel much less difficult for the photographer.

The bad thing about snow is that it makes your fingers very cold!

You were very brave to take this pic.


Anonymous Runway Reviews said ... (4:57 AM) : 

yes she needs boots!
great look because necessary for this weather and love the trendy snood!


Blogger Serapart said ... (5:12 AM) : 

haha awesome, thats how I look like too lately, at least the wardrobe keeps one warm ...


Anonymous lucia said ... (5:24 AM) : 

Some one asked "is this a human beeing" this is how we dress this winter up north in Finland, for 2 months already. Today its only -12 degrees, and the sun is shining an everything is totally white!


Anonymous Joanna Roman said ... (5:25 AM) : 

Aiiii!!!! What a pity, how do all wonderfully dressed / chic / fashonistas will show their talents& creative attitude in such a weather??? When the primar need is to stay cosy and warm...
and NYC FW will not wait ;)

The photo is much better - that outfit, which is very OK, but nothing more. But the question is: who can beat such a stormy blizzard with his / her wardrobe???


Blogger montse said ... (5:27 AM) : 

On the Street....Blizzard 2010, New York City or... Garance after having spent 5 hours at the hair salon.


Blogger Henning Pfeifer said ... (5:47 AM) : 

The "fashion" is addicted by the winter since nearly 8 weeks here.
The meteorological circumstances really enforce the sartorial creativity of the people.


Blogger Lins,mum of 3, 40ish said ... (5:53 AM) : 

Great photo which sums up the awful weather. Where is everyone else? Needs better boots for the snow, her trousers will be wet to the knees. A good pair of weelington boots....


Blogger Saanya said ... (5:55 AM) : 

Is it Garance covering her hair due to fear of water?
*just curious* :D


Blogger Barbara said ... (6:23 AM) : 

Is this Garance? Just read her blog and she's hinting that it might be her, but it's so difficult to see detail on her face........ Great looking blizzard, though!


Anonymous Anonymous said ... (6:52 AM) : 

is this, by any chance, Garance? haha. i just read her blog about the fulfillment of her Dream Hair and she mentioned something about covering up! hahahaha.


Blogger Paige said ... (6:54 AM) : 



Anonymous Anonymous said ... (7:18 AM) : 



Anonymous Anonymous said ... (7:35 AM) : 

I can feel the cold. She needs a nice pair of wellington boots.


Blogger Jeanne said ... (7:38 AM) : 

some of life's best moment are in the snow....


Anonymous FerryFlight said ... (7:56 AM) : 

The last statement is hilarious!


Anonymous Priscilla Joy said ... (7:58 AM) : 

Great contrast. However, I hope it will be a bit warmer of there soon. :)


Blogger Carolina Lange said ... (8:07 AM) : 

Love this photo!!!


Blogger Emily said ... (8:16 AM) : 

This is awesome !!



Anonymous Sylvia etc said ... (8:24 AM) : 

love it! ... looks someone's protecting her B.B.O hair-treatment! ;-)


Anonymous Anonymous said ... (8:31 AM) : 

It is so funny!!!..I read this morning all about the BBO at Garance's blog so you really made me laugh when I saw your post..

Regards and sun from Marbella, Spain


Blogger saperlipopette said ... (8:34 AM) : 

waw, i've just read Garance blog and i was suuuuuure that it was her!!! ...

good one anyway




Anonymous Diesel Men's Clothing said ... (8:50 AM) : 

now that looks cold


Blogger Rosann said ... (9:14 AM) : 

Mysterious, Chilling, Artistic photographic talent, for sure...I'm in FL; I was told "NYC DIDN'T GET HIT"...What?? It's my daughter!!! Love it!!! (Of course) Thank you Sartiorialist.......


Anonymous Anonymous said ... (9:29 AM) : 

hahaha and yet it would had seemed from her post this morning!!


Anonymous NYCNavygirl said ... (9:36 AM) : 

hmmm ... meat packing? love the fingertips peeping out of her mittens.


Anonymous Anonymous said ... (10:02 AM) : 



Anonymous Anonymous said ... (10:10 AM) : 

Being originally from Wisconsin, now living in Dallas (where this morning we awoke to a good 3" of wet white stuff everywhere, go figure), I can say that eventually even the most fashion-conscious reach a point of comfort over fashion and say "the hell with the YSL suede heels, where are my my Lands End galoshes?"



Blogger Jacqueline said ... (10:21 AM) : 

Reminds me of Fargo, North hometown. haha.


Anonymous Anonymous said ... (10:28 AM) : 

More snow pictures please! NYers really know how to stay warm with personl style.


Blogger Sara Bentley said ... (10:37 AM) : 

This will definitely be a new breed of Fashion Week!


Anonymous Anonymous said ... (10:41 AM) : 

Very funny! Come on Scott, we are sure it's her: covering her hair and with her new non heel shoes!!!! Garance c'est toi!
Montse PB


Anonymous Anonymous said ... (11:08 AM) : 

fierce and cozy - gotta love this city.


Blogger The Hype Around... said ... (11:42 AM) : 

I must admit that being a New Yorker living in San Francisco,I do miss bundling up against the elements.It gives me a chance to accessorize against Old Man Winter. Other than that, I certainly don't miss that snow!


Anonymous Anonymous said ... (12:07 PM) : 

This is our standard uniform in Montreal from November to April! Am totally smitten with the idea that Sart comes to snow bound cities to share how to look stylish under all the bulk!
Fitted pants/tights are a must, as are boots and the hood must go up over the head in a storm (or snow will collect in the hood)
Love you Sart & Garance!


Anonymous Anonymous said ... (12:09 PM) : 

I am so saddened to hear of Alexander (Lee) McQueen's death...
He truly was a creative genius and with that special gift, so sensitive to life's unexpected events...

I hope & pray that he found his peace with his mom.


Blogger Ninjagaiden78 said ... (12:09 PM) : 

That is exactly why I moved to San Diego. I am sure NY is a cool city, epicenter of the universe, yada yada, but being cold and having to go through that? Eh I'll pass.
Great photo btw.


Anonymous Anonymous said ... (12:25 PM) : 

Your p.s make me soooo laugh... Thanks, both of you ! Jane


Blogger Christopher T Cook said ... (1:36 PM) : 

Super style, must be a Heather; who else can look so hot on a freezing day!!! ;)


Anonymous Anonymous said ... (2:20 PM) : 



Anonymous Anonymous said ... (2:22 PM) : 



Blogger CW said ... (2:34 PM) : 

The woman's hood is not on her head. It must have been full of snow when she got to her destination.


Blogger Mademoiselle C. said ... (2:59 PM) : 

I'm sure it's Garance!!!
Her eyes! ;)


Blogger Slamdunk said ... (3:23 PM) : 



Anonymous L.R. said ... (3:25 PM) : 

Obviously we have different interpretation of the word "blizzard" haha. That looks like a regular afternoon.


Blogger reckless daughter said ... (3:28 PM) : 

this maybe my favorite ever sartorial photo hehe


Anonymous Anonymous said ... (3:36 PM) : 

Cute as this photo is, I don't believe Garance would wear such a boxy parka and flared trousers... I suppose Climate Change's increasing extreme weather patterns will make it harder and harder to look chic! At least we can afford the clothes to weather the storm... (no pun intended..) Here in New Zealand we just had the worst summer ever on record, no flowery dresses this year :(


Anonymous Anonymous said ... (8:34 PM) : 

LOVE this photo. In the era of i-this, i-that, and me me me - love the between the flakes - behind the wool - thing. I saw her at Jeffrey- she had boots on and warm woolen trousers. Delicious, Scott.


Blogger Jessica said ... (9:36 PM) : 

haha what a perfect picture!


Blogger BobKentNoVa said ... (10:38 PM) : 

This is an intense winter for many of us. I feel sorry for those who can't or won't dress for it. Looking good in weather that requires long johns, Gore-Tex, bulky wool, heavy gloves, and weather-resistant boots/shoes is challenging but do-able.


Anonymous Anonymous said ... (2:35 AM) : 

Call it a blizzard if you want to but I was in the blizzard of '78 in NYC when the snow was over the tops of the cars. This was a snowstorm.


Anonymous Anonymous said ... (6:54 AM) : 

Love the scarf. Anyone know where to get one?


Blogger deryik said ... (10:34 AM) : 

im just glad to see a woman in seasonally-adjusted clothing. someone with normal blood flow.


Anonymous I.A. said ... (10:19 PM) : 

Fingerless gloves? How brave :D
I applaud her for having some effort and venturing out in the storm, but she could've gone all out.


Anonymous Builders said ... (9:41 PM) : 

I love this pic. Mysterious and somehow cute. NY in winter... oh how I miss it.


Anonymous multi picture frames said ... (4:39 AM) : 

She looks perfectly protected and warm but her fingers are poking through :) Anyway the photo looks great.


Anonymous Peter from RSA course said ... (7:47 AM) : 

Amazing photo, sure looks like suffering for your art;)


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