Shirley Manson In Louis Vuitton – NYLON Magazine June/July Music Issue Launch Party

For its June/July Music Issue, NYLON magazine features musician Shirley Manson of the legendary band Garbage on the cover.

In honour of the cover style NYLON threw a bash to celebrate at The Roxy Theatre in New York City on Wednesday evening.

The singer wore a Louis Vuitton Spring 2012 dress.

I wouldn’t have thought this cutesy dress was Shirley’s style, but she loaded it up with Gray Gallery jewelry including a vintage Tibetan Hair Stone necklace and Jerome C. Rousseau ‘Renegade’ black cut-out ankle boots which seem more up her rock n’ roll alley.

A braided updo with aqua-blue swallows and brooches as decoration plus an orange-red lip colour completed her look.

I don’t know about you, but this look feels very disconnected. Especially the shoes with the dress. I just don’t get it.

Credit: Style.com & Getty

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21 Responses to Shirley Manson In Louis Vuitton – NYLON Magazine June/July Music Issue Launch Party

  1. Alina June 1, 2012 at 15:04 #

    With better shoes, this would have worked.

    • Laura D. June 1, 2012 at 15:58 #

      I agree. I love the hair, and think that the necklace even kinda works – but the shoes are just wrong.

  2. nina June 1, 2012 at 15:12 #

    oh noooo!!! this is dress shldnt end up like this. the styling is horrible.

  3. EmmaWoodhouse June 1, 2012 at 15:22 #

    As if this collection could get any worse…her styling is some of the worst I’ve seen this year!!!
    Regardless, I really wish this collection would go away. I dislike it so much!

  4. Rebecca Z June 1, 2012 at 15:37 #

    Totally that it just doesn’t work. The hair is wrong, the shoes are wrong–or maybe the dress is wrong for her and the rest of it.

    • Rebecca Z June 1, 2012 at 15:38 #

      That should be totally agree

  5. Lara June 1, 2012 at 16:05 #

    I just googled her, and cannot believe she is 45! Dislike this look entirely.

  6. Leti June 1, 2012 at 16:12 #

    I love Shirley! Just saw her and Garbage in concert last Friday. I don’t love the shoes or the necklace, but it’s nice to see her trying to mix things up by venturing into her lighter colors.

  7. Emi June 1, 2012 at 16:23 #

    I’ve never thought about S. Manson wearing LV, but I kinda like this look. The shoes are not the best choice, but I love them. The hairstyle is incredible!! She doesn’t look 45 at all.

    • the(un?)social butterfly June 1, 2012 at 17:29 #

      Totally agree — apart from the shoes, which are amazing and kinda leave me on the fence, the rest of the look turned out great for me, a kind of prim rock and roll sort of thing.

  8. bee7 June 1, 2012 at 17:02 #

    i love this from the ankle up!!

  9. Fanta78 June 1, 2012 at 17:26 #

    Looks odd on her, she’s too short and the dress too big! Disaster!

    • TM June 2, 2012 at 20:58 #

      This dress is wearing her — it looks a size to big, and as a short woman, I know what you mean about height for an outfit. I love her, but this look isn’t working.

  10. Yeliz June 1, 2012 at 17:39 #

    I dislike this look from head-to-toe.

  11. dee June 1, 2012 at 17:45 #

    Nothing works here.

  12. Nat39 June 1, 2012 at 18:13 #

    Yep, it’s all over the place, not even sure what I’m looking at, too loaded can’t concentrate.

  13. robbie June 1, 2012 at 20:02 #

    on anyone else i would have hated it, but on shirley im loving it. the shoes add some edginess to it.

  14. Christine June 1, 2012 at 22:43 #

    She could have worn this dress with the shoes the model is sporting. But it would have been too cutesy. I dislike the whole look.

  15. Francois B June 1, 2012 at 22:53 #

    Shoes apart, I LOVE it! Shirley’s got this presence… ♥

  16. Ashley June 2, 2012 at 00:25 #

    I feel like the length is weird on her. Other than that I kinda like it. I just love her and garbage!!

  17. Jess2 June 2, 2012 at 17:13 #

    Not good! I like the dress but that is about it.

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