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Tweed Run Mystery Woman is Stylist Karina Tanabe Jones

An intriguing figure emerged from Kelly's reporting on the London Tweed Run 2013. At first known only by her armband: Number 320.

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Photos from the ride show her with the lovely London representative of Tokyo Bikes.

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Her outfit draws you in. The fur collar, the black and white bouclé tweed jacket. Golden tan knickers made of – is that leather? And you're left wondering what is behind her perfectly round sunglasses.

At the base, she repeated her main colors in the winning combination of argyle socks and high-heeled T-strap sandals. Yet the entire outfit is not so matchy-matchy.

Her plum cloche is decidedly not the same shade as her crimson gloves. That's how you know she's more than a casual lover of costumed bike rides.

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Another tip-off: Kelly identified her as the same woman in this photo by The Sartorialist.

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And then Kelly made a positive ID: Karina Tanabe Jones is an Anglo-Japanese fashion stylist working in London. You can find her crazy-cool editorial work here. Read her On The Cusp interview here.

 

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