Miuccia’s New Muse?
Shot-out-of-nowhere actress Hailee Steinfeld perched front-row at Miu Miu’s intimate show this afternoon in Paris, an invited guest of Mrs. Prada herself. The 14-year-old, who nabbed an Oscar nomination for her braided star turn in True Grit, has been on a Prada and Miu Miu tear recently. She wore Miu Miu to the BAFTAs, and famously upstaged plenty of older and more experienced red-carpet walkers when she donned one of the bold stripe dresses from Prada’s Spring ’11 runway for the SAGs. She was only one of the young actresses to attend Miu Miu today—alongside fellow Academy Award nominee Jennifer Lawrence (left, with Steinfeld) and Black Swan‘s Mila Kunis—but rumor has it she’s the one who’s caught the designer’s eye. We can’t help wondering wondering if bigger fashion things are in store…
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