New Boots for My Dollar Dress?
Dollar prints on clothes and accessories are trendy again. Balenciaga is doing them.
So is Margiela.
Whenever currency is au courant in fashion, I can shop my closet for my vintage Christian Francis Roth dollar dress.
The dress was created in 1991 …
… but I bought it on eBay in 2009.
I’ve worn this dress many times, including Fashion’s Night Out in 2010, when I bought a pair of sex-ay, over-the-knee Tommy Hilfiger duck boots. Of course, I had to take a photo of that bizarre dress and boot combination just for laughs.
Now I feel as if Demna Gvasalia, the creative director of Balenciaga, stumbled across my picture and said, “That dress does need a pair of appropriate over-the-knee boots.” Because … look!
I’m looking at those like …
I can’t justify buying these boots, but my birthday is in December, and if you like to get your shopping done in advance, I’m a size 36.5. Just sayin’!