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Empire Records

Empire Records

Liv Tyler in 'Empire Records'

Liv Tyler in ‘Empire Records’

 

Liv Tyler  'Empire Records'

Liv Tyler ‘Empire Records’

The 1995 film Empire Records featuring Liv Tyler as Corey sparks my memory when the kilt comes to mind. Her long lanky legs strutting below that effortlessly cool kilt paired with a cropped sweater and combat boots made the perfect outfit. The ensemble re-appeared in September’s most written about editorial featured in W Magazine. The editorial “Super Normal Super Model’s shot by Mert Alas and Marcus Piggot, styled by Edward Enninful features Lara Stone, Kate Moss,Daria Werbowy (to name a few) sporting the quintessentially cool kilt and combat boot outfit. Almost 10 years later the kilt and combat boots still remain as fashion staples.

W Magazine September 2014, photographed by Mert and Marcus

W Magazine September 2014, photographed by Mert and Marcus

W Magazine September 2014, photographed by Mert and Marcus

W Magazine September 2014, photographed by Mert and Marcus

There are so many ways kilts can be worn. In the past I have paired my kilt’s with a mary jane..however, after seeing this editorial I will be pairing my kilts with an awesome pair of boots. You can check out my other post on styling kilts from last year–it’s still pretty relevant. In the mean time I have put together 2 different kilts in 2 different outfits (at good prices…).

lexyrose stylist

mao collar shirt, zara/ plaid pleated skirt, mango/ light weight shirt jacket, topshop/ biker boots, zara

lexyrose stylist

 

admire suede lace up boots, topshop/ ribbed boatneck sweater, zara/ over the knee socks, h&m/ asymmetric checked skirt, topshop