"I usually dress way more conservative than this," J. told me, as we stood at the entrance off an alleyway off of 17th St. "I usually dress like a grandmother."
In this shot, she's wearing boots by Nine West, a dress from The Gap, an army coat from Urban Outfitters' mens line, glasses by Retro Super Future, a Banana Republic bag, and a Gap scarf worn as a head dress. She likes to wear it on those days when she can't quite get her hair right. When she first started wearing a head wrap a few years back, she says, it was for style. Now, it's largely to cover up a style that isn't working.