Style Scout: Helen Cruz


Ali Edwards

Helen Cruz, Koreatown, Los Angeles. Clothing details: shoes, garage sale, summer 2012, $10; pants, Deb, summer 2012, $3; shirt, DAV, one year ago, $4; cardigan, Forever 21, two years ago, $10.

Age: 23

Relationship status: None

Hometown: Koreatown in Los Angeles

Time in Lawrence: Just got here

Occupation: student and server

Dream job: Environmental geologist

What were you doing when scouted? Just walking around

Describe your style: Vintage retro, a little rockabilly, a little punk

Fashion trends you love: Red lipstick, dresses with boots, dark colors

Fashion trends you hate: UGGs with skirts, leggings as pants

Fashion influences: the ‘50s, Bettie Page

What would you like to see more of in Lawrence? I love bars like the Bottleneck and the Jackpot

Less of? I haven’t been here long enough to say.

Tattoos or piercings? Seven piercings, no tattoos yet

Who do people say you look like? Rosario Dawson, a Mexican Bettie Page

Tell us a secret … I’m scared of heights, but I still go hiking.


George_Braziller 7 years, 10 months ago

I was thinking Bettie Page with a bit of Cesar Romero when he was playing the roll of "The Joker" on the original Batman series. Had lipstick just like that.

RobMac 7 years, 9 months ago

Can't imagine what you look like if all you do is troll fashion blogs. Shut up.

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