• Tokyo Drift

    Dress Code  

    Photographed in Steamboat Springs, CO

    Noteworthy: Tokyo tortoise sunglasses, vintage two-tone leather riding boots, belted cable-knit sweater.

    Mar 12, 2012 | Permalink (10) Total Comments

    Andrea left a comment on 3/20/2012 at 11:12 PM:

    @AEV—Steamboat can be downright warm on the slopes during the day; forty degrees feels hot with very dry air, high altitude, and bright sunlight. You don’t need a jacket on a sunny afternoon in March. I’ve gone skiing in bike pants there in March. But it starts to get very cold after the sun goes down.

    M Arthur left a comment on 3/13/2012 at 10:42 PM:

    @Brad.  Being a native son of LA, Your entire wardrobe skews towards warmer weather year round.  The hard and fast rules of fall and spring dates are more flexible in LA.  I say if it’s cold, wear whatever keeps you warm.  If warm, where lighter clothing…not cords because winter in LA and 72’.  Here in Scottsdale, the first chilly temps we get…60’s…we get a kick out of the East coasters breaking out the fur, leather, boots, etc. Only to return to the lighter fabrics and shades within days or sometimes hours.

    C.L. Young left a comment on 3/13/2012 at 10:03 PM:

    Nevermind she is without parka, nor proper footwear for the slopes. She is smashing! The red pants and the black sweater really make this outfit, as do the boots. Well thought out and executed! Very sexy redhead and very sexy outfit that works well for her!

    Brad left a comment on 3/13/2012 at 2:43 PM:

    I have a question that isn’t really relevant to this entry, but I was hoping to get your take on the subject nonetheless. When is it no longer appropriate to wear a fair isle sweater? I live in Los Angeles and it was in the mid-50s this morning (which is COLD for Southern California), and I wanted to throw on a fair isle sweater for work (it’s a very casual office, so sweaters and chinos are perfectly acceptable). I decided I shouldn’t wear the sweater for fear that some might find that sort of attire too “Christmas-y” now that we’re in March. What do you think?

    Brad left a comment on 3/12/2012 at 11:40 PM:

    Snow-down with a Little Tokyo

    Kate left a comment on 3/12/2012 at 3:11 PM:


    amanda left a comment on 3/12/2012 at 1:48 PM:

    red pants!

    cam left a comment on 3/12/2012 at 1:12 PM:

    for those always wondering, this is how you do black and brown

    F.E. Castleberry left a comment on 3/12/2012 at 12:08 PM:

    @AEV—I typically dress in layers, then shed when necessary. I can’t speak for anyone else. I do know the weather in Steamboat warmed up after the wedding I attended. And for what it’s worth, near dusk—when my photo was taken—it was about 32 degrees.

    AEV left a comment on 3/12/2012 at 12:02 PM:

    Nice look, though I’m curious how it is that you required a down parka and snow boots but this woman is OK w/no jacket and casual footwear….