Hump Day Blues

Today’s look features a light color suit combined with dark colors:

shoesBlack wingtips are by Adam Derrick’s To Boot New York.

socksSocks are by Club Room.

TieSilk black necktie is by Banana Republic.  Tie Bar is by Kenneth Cole.  Blue spread collar dress shirt is by Van Heusen.  Black flower lapel is from a small boutique on the campus of UNC Greensboro.

SAMSUNG CAMERA PICTURES SAMSUNG CAMERA PICTURES SAMSUNG CAMERA PICTURES SAMSUNG CAMERA PICTURES SAMSUNG CAMERA PICTURES SAMSUNG CAMERA PICTURESGrey suit that features notch lapels, two button closure, flap pockets, side vents, and full interior lining is by Saks Fifth Avenue.

Patterns Galore

Today’s look is another look at mixing patterns:

shoesDouble Monk strap wingtips are by Magnanni.

socksSocks are by Neiman Marcus.

tieSilk floral print neck tie is a thrifting find.  Vintage brass tie bar is from Hong Kong Vintage Clothing.  Brass collar pin is by Ralph Lauren.  Stripe pointed collar french cuff dress shirt is a thrifting find.

cufflinksVintage brass lion head cufflinks are from CosmicFirefly at Etsy.com.

SAMSUNG CAMERA PICTURES SAMSUNG CAMERA PICTURES SAMSUNG CAMERA PICTURES SAMSUNG CAMERA PICTURESNavy pinstripe jacket with notch lapels, two button closure, fully lined, flap pockets, and rear center vent…with six button vest are a thrifting find.  White flat front trousers are by Ralph Lauren.

Spectators And Pinstripes

The combination of spectator shoes and pinstripe suits always remind me of the old 1950s mobsters.  But, I am no mobster…just a vintage dope dealer:

shoesWhite and brown spectator wingtips are by Johnston & Murphy.

socksOrange and blue argyle socks are by Brooks Brothers.

TieOrange and blue silk necktie is a Belk’s store brand.  Brass tie bar is by Brooks brothers.  Blue spread collar dress shirt is by Ralph Lauren.

FlowerCream lapel flower is from a small boutique on the campus of UNC Greensboro.

SAMSUNG CAMERA PICTURES SAMSUNG CAMERA PICTURES SAMSUNG CAMERA PICTURES SAMSUNG CAMERA PICTURESBrown linen pinstripe suit by Ralph Lauren features notch lapels, two button closure, rear center vent, flap pockets, and full interior lining.

 

Quick Look: Tartan Edition

tie SAMSUNG CAMERA PICTURES SAMSUNG CAMERA PICTURES SAMSUNG CAMERA PICTURES SAMSUNG CAMERA PICTURES SAMSUNG CAMERA PICTURES(Tartan necktie is by Ralph Lauren, Tartan trousers are by Ralph Lauren, white narrow collar dress shirt is by Calvin Klein, Brass tie bar is by Brooks Brothers, Cardigan is by Fossil, Oxfords are by Saks 5th Avenue, gold socks are by J.Crew, Navy double-breasted overcoat is a thrifting find)

Spring Approaching

Today’s look marks my first attempt to step out into the spring season:

shoesBrown wingtip loafers with tassels are a thrifting find.  Loafer socks (unseen) are from Steve Madden.

TiePaisley necktie is a thrifting find.  Silver tie bar is from Banana Republic.  White spread collar french cuff dress shirt is a thrifting find.

FlowerCream flower lapel is from a boutique on the campus of UNC Greensboro.

cufflinksCufflinks are by Roundtree & Yorke.

SAMSUNG CAMERA PICTURES SAMSUNG CAMERA PICTURES SAMSUNG CAMERA PICTURESLight blue sports coat which is a thrifting find features notch lapels, two button closure, rear center vent, flap pockets, and partial interior lining.  Burnt orange chinos by J.Crew.

Giving You The Blues

Today, I am feeling extremely well…life is golden and everything is going great.  Nevertheless, I am giving you guys the blues on this beautiful day:

shoesBrown and white spectator wingtips by Johnston & Murphy.

socksNavy stripe socks are by Ralph Lauren.

tieNavy necktie is by Banana Republic.  Silver tie bar is Banana Republic.  Stripe contrast spread collar french cuff dress shirt by Land’s End is a thrifting find.

FlowerWhite flower lapel is from a small boutique on the campus of UNC Greensboro.

cufflinksAirplane cufflinks are by Banana Republic.

SAMSUNG CAMERA PICTURES SAMSUNG CAMERA PICTURES SAMSUNG CAMERA PICTURES SAMSUNG CAMERA PICTURESLight blue sport coat that features notch lapels, two button closure, rear center vent, flap pockets, and partial lining is a thrifting find.  Navy flat front trouser are by Perry Ellis.