Literal Street Style: Fashion Satire At Its Best

Photos by Isla Bell for The Bold Italic

We are obsessed with this ‘literal street style’ shoot by Isla Bell Murray and Jessica Saia. Instead of snapping a bunch of skeletal swedes outside Somerset House, they’ve dressed up urban fixtures to look like aloof, off-duty models.

Traffic cones, parking meters and fag ends all get the street style treatment. And sure, you can’t polish a turd. But you can make it look chic.

There’s also some great quotes, with a discarded cigarette proclaiming: ‘The silhouette of this dress does wonders for my butt.’

Find the full shoot here. We’re off to get that fire-hydrant look…


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