Sunday, January 21, 2007

Model Citizen: Part Four: Agyness Deyn

Image Hosted by ImageShack.us

One word: FIERCE.

Yes, this is the girl who was featured in W, and became somewhat of a sensation to bloggers everywhere. Agyness is the definition of "androgynous" chic. With her boyish good looks and that, dare I say, fierce haircut, she is, again, a refreshing change to the slew of Eastern European models. (Not that there is anything wrong with eastern European. Don't act 10 and get all "You're a racist!" on me.)

Image Hosted by ImageShack.us

Image Hosted by ImageShack.us

Image Hosted by ImageShack.us

I wonder: What is it that makes adrogyny [spelled that wrong, not on purpose] so much hotter than draping oneself in lace and eyelet? I wonder......

In a world [or alternate universe] of long, silky-wavy haired models, Agyness sticks out, with her platinum, short cut. It takes a hell of a lot of confidence to pull off that haircut, and she does it perfectly.

In a way, she reminds me a bit of Edie Sedgwick:

Image Hosted by ImageShack.us

Image Hosted by ImageShack.us
Yes?


She brings an edge to even the girliest clothes, something many models models cannot claim.
Look how she turns all white Chanel into something much cooler, chicer:
Image Hosted by ImageShack.us

Pretty Alberta Ferretti into something cool and hip:
Image Hosted by ImageShack.us

Tones down the funky coolers of Versace a bit:
Image Hosted by ImageShack.us

And, of course, she brings that rocker edge necessary to Luella:
Image Hosted by ImageShack.us

Get a good look at her face. She's going places.


It was twenty years ago today, Sergeant Pepper taught the band to play,
Moi

8 Comments:

Blogger S said...

Agyness..stunning in her own sharp, fierce, daring way. She pulls off that haircut like no other. There are a bunch of shorter-haired models (ie Cecilia Mendez, Alison Nix...), but they don't come close.

Gorgeous.

7:11 PM  
Blogger Miss V. said...

I'm not crazy about her, I don't like her haircut. But I do love bette Franke :)

3:49 AM  
Blogger S said...

Hello there again
Let us do the link swap exchange then! I'd love to add you to my list.

Cheers!

7:09 PM  
Blogger Siobhan said...

at first i didn't see what everyone else could see in agyness but now i like her face and rock 'n roll attitude

11:40 AM  
Blogger Cool Like Chloe said...

i loved her w editorial

but i cant stand her voice

6:28 PM  
Blogger My Teen Vogue said...

She's so different, and when she wear the cloths it wants you to feels different and to stand out. it;'s great.

12:58 PM  
Blogger Tru said...

those huge black sunglasses are soo tom Cruise in Risky Bussiness

4:17 PM  
Blogger Candid Cool said...

i like her in that chanel & the last editorial shot

8:51 PM  

Post a Comment

<< Home