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Street Scenes East-West Friday Face Off: Alma vs. Melissa

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We've picked the highest-ranked Street Scenes subjects of the past five days from Racked LA and Racked NY; you decide which coast has the best style this week.

[Left photo by Christina von Messling; right photo by Krieger; click to expand]

On the left, we have our LA contender Alma (44.8% Perfection!/25.4% So close/23.9% I feel strangely ambivalent about it/6% Who did this to you?) wearing Forever 21 jeans and jacket, vintage top, and boots which were a gift from her sister.

On the right, we have our NYC contender Melissa (38.8% Perfection!/25.7% I feel strangely ambivalent about it/35.4% Who did this to you?) wearing a scarf she made, an organic cotton shirt she silk-screened herself, vintage leggings, shoes by Peter Schmidt, a jacket by Helmut Lang, and is carrying a Marc Jacobs bag.

More Street Scenes East-West Friday Face Off

Marc Jacobs

8400 Melrose Place, Los Angeles, CA 90069 Visit Website


239 Los Cerritos Center, Cerritos, CA 90701 Visit Website

Alma at the Standard

8300 Sunset Blvd., West Hollywood, CA 90069 323-822-3131