She became a household name with the 2001 drama I Am Sam, costarring Sean Penn, and went on to star in films such as Uptown Girls, The Cat in the Hat, Hide and Seek, War of the Worlds and Twilight.Despite the attention, she's managed to stay away from the bad press that some other former child stars have experienced."I was raised by very traditional Southern parents with Southern manners," she told Town & Country.Now you don’t need us to tell you that mirrored shades have been a HUGE trend for the past year, with nearly every designer, and now the high street, producing them in a rainbow of colours.Now the only hard part is finding the right shade to suit you!"I'm a very private person," she said, when told that she's perceived as the "perfect child" in Hollywood."I've been thinking lately about how much do I care what other people's preconceived notions of me are. They always will, to an extent, because I've been acting for 16 years already and I'm 22."Indeed, Fanning has grown up in the public eye.
Love it or hate it, there's no denying faux fur bags are a huge trend right now!The duo first went public with their romance in September, according to E!Online, but were dating for a few months before that, after meeting through mutual friends.Dakota added to the fashionable look with a pair of skinny blue jeans, white sneakers and accessorised with a black leather bag draped over her forearm and Quay Australia sunglasses with pink and orange reflective lenses.Spotted out and about in New York with beau Jamie Strachan, Dakota accessorised her pared back outfit with Illesteva pink mirrored sunglasses.