you know, just last month i was pondering why more people do not wear jason wu. the man creates some of the most beautiful, chic clothes i have seen for a long time. michelle obama is a huge fan (rightly so) and so is the impeccable diane kruger. please do take a look:
have you ever seen someone look so perfect?
ok i am sure that we all have. but diane looks absolutely gorgeous in this black jason wu from the fall 2011 collection. the long-sleeved silk dress has a fitted bodice and a flared skirt with an ivory underlay. the dress itself is the perfect mix of elegant femininity and flirtiness, but it is the accessorizing which takes it to a whole new level of fabulousity. her fun confidence compliments this dress as it should. the ivory and gold clutch is the perfect addition to the dress, as are the nude satin wu pumps. if any of those two were black, the look would have become too stark.
my favorite thing about this look, however, is the side plait: