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On the Street.....Knit Detail, Paris


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Monday, April 04, 2011

On the Street.....Knit Detail, Paris

Comments on "On the Street.....Knit Detail, Paris"


Anonymous Anonymous said ... (3:32 PM) : 

Is that on backwards?


Blogger Becky-May said ... (3:32 PM) : 

I love the subte colours and soft light, beautiful!

The Flower Girl


Blogger Ofelia said ... (3:32 PM) : 

wow. nice sweater and color combination!

Glass of Fashion


Anonymous Anonymous said ... (3:34 PM) : 

i saw someone wearing a sweater like this as well.. it works on her! i wish i knew what the front looked like though..


Blogger Little Sable said ... (3:34 PM) : 



Blogger Jordan said ... (3:38 PM) : 

An unusual touch to this 'comfy' chic outfit, I feel like I could snuggle right into this image - colours are so soothing


Blogger Saou said ... (3:42 PM) : 

Love the colors somehow, not really my style but really classy. :D



Blogger Notorious Thrifters said ... (3:44 PM) : 

This sweater is so chic!



Blogger Wunmi W-A said ... (3:45 PM) : 

love the nudes!! the way you captured it is different
cant put a hand on it


Blogger Retsy said ... (4:00 PM) : 

High class.


Blogger Nolita said ... (4:01 PM) : 

Love the muted color!
----Nolita Vintage Facebook---


Blogger The Style Realist said ... (4:03 PM) : 

Whether thats backwards or not, details in the back are so chic to me...and all the more chic if that actually IS a jacket worn backwards..


Blogger lady stardust said ... (4:07 PM) : 

I love it! Those colours are really cute (:


Blogger GiGi said ... (4:12 PM) : 

I like this outfit!!!!



Blogger S. said ... (4:16 PM) : 

the nude colors are working for her, very beautiful!


Blogger Alberto said ... (4:17 PM) : 



Blogger Aubrey and Melissa said ... (4:25 PM) : 

This is incredibly interesting. I love that the sweater looks like its being worn wrong but at the same time its obviously not. Its so simple and trendy.


Anonymous FashionMagnolia said ... (4:26 PM) : 

comfy clothes, love it!


Blogger Vasilieva said ... (4:32 PM) : 

loving the beige


Blogger M3n! said ... (4:32 PM) : 

Love this..casual chic..!!


Blogger Tofu said ... (4:33 PM) : 



Blogger Mila said ... (4:41 PM) : 

Cute detail!


Anonymous The Devoted Classicist said ... (4:53 PM) : 

Very Little Edie of Grey Gardens, mid 1970s.


Anonymous Anonymous said ... (4:53 PM) : 

come to melbourne, australia. I'll shout ya a beer mate!


Anonymous Maija said ... (4:57 PM) : 

As said, casual kind of details!



Blogger Gina Biber said ... (5:03 PM) : 

Well that's just wonderful. Thank you for sharing it with us.



Blogger Jessie said ... (5:25 PM) : 

love the back of that sweater. my kind of style.


Blogger Tanya said ... (5:33 PM) : 

I like these soft colors !!!


Blogger Reptilia said ... (6:35 PM) : 

love that color combination!!



Blogger indigo warrior said ... (6:46 PM) : 

I, too, wonder if that's an end-user decision or a designer decision. To wear a garment like a sweater or jacket backward, as a woman, you pretty much have to have not a whole lot going on with the upper frontals. If you do have breasts, the back of the sweater is shapeless and doesn't play things up too well. As a knitter, sweater fit is dependent on a lot of factors. As a clothing wearer, it's dependent on the same things.


Anonymous Maria Louise said ... (6:51 PM) : 

Lovely. Wonderful. Classy. Cute. Comfortable. Everything at once. Yes please!


Blogger clare said ... (7:49 PM) : 

i loveeee the colours, so nice and soft.


Anonymous Anonymous said ... (7:54 PM) : 

Great detail on the back but whats going on in the front? I knit and love to design knitwear... great inspiration!


Blogger robyn michelle-lee. said ... (8:03 PM) : 


(although i am not sure i could pull a look like this off outside of the house!)


Blogger marialε said ... (8:25 PM) : 

love that jumper



Anonymous johan alexander said ... (11:35 PM) : 

How cozy, and love the soft colours!


Anonymous GingerLily said ... (12:23 AM) : 

Wouldn't it be wicked cool if it was 2 separate pieces... that you interchange with other colored knit pieces..


Anonymous Benedikte Capion said ... (2:58 AM) : 

Wauw. What an amazing and beautiful detail and color combination.


Blogger Nostalgic Senses said ... (3:55 AM) : 


xoxo from Seoul,
Nostalgic Senses


Anonymous Anonymous said ... (7:30 AM) : 

Really great. I'd love to see the front.


Blogger Paula said ... (8:57 AM) : 

not many sweaters are cut to be worn backwards..there's more around the neck, at least when you knit them yourself. but this works..wonder what the front looks like


Anonymous Anonymous said ... (9:31 AM) : 

Cambridge is a great spot, around MIT in Central and Harvard Squares of course but let me add Inman and Union Squares in Somerville to the list. They are close to Harvard (about a 15min walk) and have a uniquely nouveau grunge Boston feel to them, lots of interesting people and great bars and coffee shops. Lord Hobo's is a cool spot and the Druid is a neat little Irish pub. The Friendly Toast is the best breakfast, it's in Kendall Square. So glad you're coming!


Blogger Mertxe Hernàndez said ... (9:45 AM) : 

WOOOW beautifull colour combination.. Very Wonderfull foto. I love it


Blogger Davidikus said ... (9:58 AM) : 

Though never a fan of all shades of beige, I reckon this works pretty well, probably thanks to the subtle & minimalist design of that jersey's back as well as the layering.

Thanks for sharing.


Anonymous melanie said ... (10:22 AM) : 

Is the sweater suppost to be like that in the back? It's a pretty color.



Blogger P N said ... (1:24 PM) : 

prett, cosy outfit


Blogger Nino Eliava said ... (1:33 PM) : 

waiferer-esque !!! amazing


Anonymous Maryanne said ... (2:15 PM) : 

straight from the 1940's..wearing a cardigan backwards..

i wonder if that look was originally done to compensate for the lack of apparel during the war...and was that a way of streching one's wardrobe?

beautiful shading of taupes.


Anonymous Anonymous said ... (5:33 PM) : 

Beautiful! That is a hand-knitted sweater, so difficult to find these days...


Anonymous Anonymous said ... (7:12 PM) : 

Very clever design, and I love the shades of each piece together.


Anonymous Jtizon said ... (7:25 PM) : 

Thats so funny, I'm more interested the shirt she chose to wear under her backwards cardigan, and those pants. Wish there was a full body shot of this outfit.


Anonymous F said ... (11:57 AM) : 

it is a nice detail indeed. but the colors combination is so cool, too. it even goes with the shadows on the sidewalk in the picture. that makes it even greater.


Blogger Mertxe Hernàndez said ... (12:25 PM) : 

wow she's very beautiful


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

From the tiny bit of the sweater neckline peeking out from under her hair, it is obvious that this sweater is designed to be worn the way she is wearing it. If not, the neck edge would be MUCH lower!


Anonymous BlingDuckFashion said ... (2:03 AM) : 

gorgeous! :))


Anonymous el mundo en un espejo said ... (4:21 PM) : 

Great jacket!!!


Blogger Diane said ... (10:24 AM) : 

Love the split back, especially in a knit! I have a split back tank I can't wait to wear, but I'm in Oregon so it might be a few months.


Blogger Walking around with a scapel said ... (11:02 AM) : 

I reckon its a knit cardi? The split back is interesting detail indeed. Good eye. Good thing she did not accessorise much, would have taken the attention away from the lovely top.


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