streetStreet style has experienced a bit of a downturn recently, but there’s still a whole lot to be made of it, especially on the women’s side of things. The impossibly tall, skinny and attractive women wearing extremely rare and colorful pieces is more than just fodder for the cameras outside of the shows during fashion week. For many it’s a huge part of their income. Style Dot Com talked with some notable street style subjects and photographers to find out some of the dirtier secrets the public might not know. Keep in mind, most of this doesn’t necessarily apply to menswear.

Right out the gate, most street style stars get their gear for free, borrowing from designers and brands before giving everything back after they’re photographed. And not only do they get to borrow clothes, but they also get paid to wear them thanks to the publicity street style brings both the wearer and what they are wearing, much like actual celebrities on the red carpet……. Read More at