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Street Scenes East-West Friday Face Off: Elizabeth vs Marcy

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

[Rebecca Fishman, Krieger; click here for a larger image]

On the left, we have our LA contender Elizabeth (47.1% Perfection!/22.1% So close!/17.6% I feel strangely ambivalent about it./13.2% Who did this to you?) wearing vintage shoes, a dress she made herself, and a Target bag.

On the right, we have our NYC contender Marcy (83.7% Perfection!/10.9% So Close./5% I feel strangely ambivalent about it./0.4% Who did this to you?) wearing an Esprit top, an Ann Taylor skirt, Nine West shoes, and Ralph Lauren sunglasses.

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