I know its hard to tell, but that is actually Hello Kitty, sporting a safety pin in her ear, on the T-shirt.
She has grown into these boots. For a time they were bigger than she is!
I dont know where the fascination with black came from, I just know its here to stay. NOIR!!! Hair. boots, skirt, trenchcoat....all the same. Ok I admit, I dabbled in black for time, but I was 20 something!