"I love New York because is really freedom for me, I can do everything, everything…even If I’m crying on the street, and I was sitting on the floor, no one like cares. I, I just do myself.My dream job during the modelling I think it’s Victoria Secret, yeah because I will be, sexy! beautiful! woman!
I think every woman want to be like that.”
model wall: xiao wen ju by barbara anastasio.
Chinese model Xiao Wen Ju is having fun in gorgeous gowns on the streets of Manhattan in NY City, along with Hanne Gaby Odiele, Grace Mahary, Tilda Lindstam & Alana Zimmer.
Shot by Cass Bird for Vogue.com
Gold lacquered Samurai helmet and half mask featuring a gingko leaf-shaped crest Japan 17th - 18th century CE. The gingko leaf is a symbol of longevity. Armor in the Ann and Gabriel Barbier-Mueller Collection of Japanese Samurai Armor photographed at the Portland Art Museum