• Natalie Portman in Leon: The Professional

    Natalie Portman solidified her legacy as a bad bitch somewhere around the time she shaved her head, and in doing so, inspired the name of one of my favorite Seattle bands: Natalie Portman’s Shaved Head. But NP has been the real deal since her feature film debut in 1994’s Leon: The Professional, in which she played a 12-year-old girl taking up residence, and embarking on a journey of revenge, with the assassin Leon after seeing her family murdered. The film is a bit unsettling at times (I must be old if I feel compelled to note that) but it’s French so it’s totally okay. Get into it for the style rather than the gratuitous violence you’ll still be satisfied. With her signature choker, MA-1 bomber jacket, floral printed shorts and skirts, and ankle boots with scrunched socks, Natalie’s Leon look is just as legit in 2013 as it was in 94.—Angelo

     

    Leon in his standard assassin-ing uniform: Scully, round glasses, and his apprentice's interpretation of the look.

    Military vintage is always in and it doesn't get more classic than the bomber, which originated in the 1950s. 

    This old lady is just dope. Check out that quilted jacket. 

    Get the look:

    MariaFrancescaPepe Studded Rope Necklace

    BDG Quilted Bomber Jacket

    BDG Erin High-Rise Denim Short - Printed

    H By Hudson Buckle-Wrap Ankle Boot