Monday, August 2, 2010

Style Icons: Lisa Bonet as Denise Huxtable

Was there anyone cooler than Denise Huxtable, circa 1985-87?

To be clear, some questionable stylistic choices occurred during Denise's awkward early teen and college years. Exhibit A: braces and brooches,

Exhibit B: dreadlocks,

Exhibit C: looking like Slash (note, here the blame rests not with Denise, but with Lisa Bonet herself)

But for those key episodes in between, Denise really had pitch-perfect avant garde style:
I don't even know what is going on here with the silk kimono/jacket/shirt with unnecessary suspender-ties, but I like it!