The Unusual Suspect


Pari Desai turtleneck, Vetements T-shirt with shoulder pads.

Python print and lipstick, leather and black eyeliner, subculture dress codes and Staz Lindes–some things just go together. The John Waters-loving model, musician (her band is The Paranoyds) and Hedi Slimane favorite, is a girl most qualified to be clothed in fashion’s take on that square-peg mentality for Add in Cameron McCool with his rock-inspired visual language and you have promise for editorial misconduct. With stylist Henna Koskinen, they take irreverently to the sunny streets of Los Angeles. A fitting place with its longstanding music scene to turn heads in Fall’s loudest looks by Saint Laurent, Vetements, Vivienne Westwood and Zana Bayne. Devil-may-care dos go both blonde and brunette, chopped and cropped, with plenty of careful tousle by Dimitri Giannetos. Karo Kangas‘s beauty beats are all about club-glam color and bold, hard-edged applications. Probably not your mom’s makeover–or maybe it was. See the entire story below:

Photographer – Cameron McCool (Katy Barker) for
Model – Staz Lindes
Stylist – Henna Koskinen
Make up – Karo Kangas using Make-up For Ever
Hair – Dimitri Giannetos using Kevin Murphy
Production – Jazmin Alvarez


Ström Brand button up shirt, Enfants Riches Déprimés leg warmers, American Apparel thigh high socks.

Vivienne Westwood suit jacket and trousers, Zana Bayne leather harness.

Stylist’s own ruffle bodysuit.


Saint Laurent tuxedo jacket and pants, Zana Bayne bustier, Saint Laurent shoes.


Pari Desai turtleneck, Vetements T-shirt with shoulder pads, Stylist’s own latex socks, Saint Laurent shoes.


Enfants Riches Déprimés shirt, Stylist’s own snake print pants and thigh high boots.

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