Street Style: Elyse on Prince and Mulberry

Catherine Blair Pfander

The mood on the runways has been distinctly prim-and-proper the past two seasons, which perhaps is why Elyse Lightner's bold, boho look felt like a breath of fresh air when we stopped her in Nolita last week.

Sporting a classic J.Crew camel coat and fringed leather shopping bag (found at a music festival, of course), Lightner's unpretentious, unkempt style had a distinct Americana feel.

Hometown: "Naples, Florida."

En Route To: "To warm up!"

Today I'm Wearing: "A camel coat from J.Crew, Maje pants, Sam Edelman boots and a vintage bag."

The Best Thing I Bought This Year: "A big wool coat from Isabel Marant."

If I Could Sit Front Row at Any Fashion Show, It Would Be: "Balmain."

My Signature Style in Middle School: "Tomboy, definitely. Lots of Samba sneakers and flannel shirts."

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