And doesn't this ensemble just fit the bill? HBO When Carrie became a model for a day, she not only got to live her fantasy on the runway, but she also mortified herself by becoming "fashion roadkill. Sex and the City: But what defines New York City fashion in the 21st century? Everett Collection Meryl Streep is undoubtedly a chameleon, but she needed Patricia Field's flare for mixing dramatic textiles, bold colors and designer duds to full capture Miranda Priestly. John had confessed his love to Carrie on a rescue mission in Paris; Charlotte and Harry were happily embracing home life with their dogs and a daughter on the way; Samantha and Smith were still going strong; and Miranda, Steve and Brady were settled in-gasp! There are no surprises when it comes to the actresses' wardrobes, however. The shoes, however, are probably the most famous part. Sep 10, at 9: The designer duds are matched with her street-style nameplate necklace. Patricia Field and Sarah Jessica Parker joined forces to convince 'Sex and the City' producers to use this look in the opening credits. HBO Large flowers often became Carrie's go-to accessories. She'd say, 'Wow, Louise has hot bags,' and I'd say, 'Uh-uh, this is my bag! It's romanticism matches Carrie's optimism. To pull her looks off, a woman needs the same confidence and romanticism that you need to survive life in New York City. HBO Carrie wore this romantic dress to confront Big at the boathouse and famously fell into Central Park's pond in it. For the film, Field and her team created more than 80 outfits for Carrie to wear.