Haute Thing: Dominque of Style2Bones
Stylish Babes Tell Us What They Really Think About Men's Style.31-Oct-2012
Shut it Katy Perry, not every Californian girl spends her days wearing Daisy Dukes and micro bikinis, in fact we’ve found a Californian girl who prefers studs, spikes and all things black. But fear not, our Haute Thing girl Dominque Nghiem isn’t as tough as she looks. With tie-dye hair and rad style to boot, this stylish 18-year-old isn’t afraid to let us know what she deems a sin in the styling world…let’s just say, wannabe Guidos..watch yourselves. Check the full interview below.
What’s your name? Dominique Nghiem
How old are you? 18
What kinda style do you like on guys? Punky and grungy
What are some things guys should just never wear? Crew socks with Nike sandals, I used to see guys wearing them in high school… I’m so happy I’m out of there!
What are some current trends that you think guys need to ditch? If it’s even a current trend, to look and act like a Guido from Jersey Shore, please, just stop!
What are some things, in your opinion, that never get old in men’s fashion? A good leather jacket, a statement graphic tee, worn-out jeans and Vans.
What do you think it says about a guy if he’s always in sneakers? I think it says that he’s laid-back and dresses for comfort.
You meet a hot guy with bad dress sense. Deal breaker? It depends how ‘bad’ his bad dress sense is, like bad as if he wears crew socks with Nike sandals every day….then yes.
Guy dresses really well, but still lives with his parents. Deal breaker? That’s why he can afford his clothes like me hahah! It wouldn’t be a deal breaker because I’m the same.
Guy spends more money on clothes than you do. Deal breaker? Yes… that’s just scary.
Who is a guy who you think personifies good style? Eric Espinoza, the designer of UNIF.
Groomed guys or scruffy guys, who do you prefer? Scruffy!
Finish these sentences:
Every guy should own a good… LEATHER JACKET!
Camo print is… trending.
Guys who wear caps are… SUPREME.
On a first date a guy should wear… leather pants if he’s on a date with me.
Guys who wear luxury brands are… rich, famous, or would rather spend money on luxury clothes than eat…or they just still live with their parents!
Graphic tshirts on guys are… like peanut butter and jelly.
Beards on guys are… meant to be touched!
Tattoos on guys are… SO SEXY especially when they are meaningful.