Rose Navy

The right color on the right piece has the ability to enhance itself.  Sometimes it is unnecessary to find several different pieces with same or a similar color to emphasize the focal point:

shoesBrown cap toe dress shoes are by Adam Derrick To Boot New York.

socksFloral print socks are by Express.

TieSilk navy bow tie with white stripes is by Ralph Lauren.  White spread collar dress shirt is by Banana Republic.

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

SAMSUNG CAMERA PICTURES SAMSUNG CAMERA PICTURES SAMSUNG CAMERA PICTURES SAMSUNG CAMERA PICTURESRose colored blazer that features notch lapels, two button closure, flap pockets, rear center vent, and full interior lining is a thrifting find.  Navy flat front trousers are by Perry Ellis.

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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.

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.

Purple Peaks

Here is a peak at today’s look…just a peak instead of the detailed breakdown:

SAMSUNG CAMERA PICTURES SAMSUNG CAMERA PICTURES SAMSUNG CAMERA PICTURES SAMSUNG CAMERA PICTURES SAMSUNG CAMERA PICTURES SAMSUNG CAMERA PICTURESGrey herringbone suit that features peaked lapels, two button closure, side vents, flap pockets, and full interior lining is by Banana Republic.  Purple gingham spread collar shirt is by J.Crew.  Purple necktie is by Ralph Lauren.  Silver tie bar is by Banana Republic.  Black lapel flower designer unknown.  Grey socks with purple specs are by Banana Republic.  Black Chucka boots are by Banana Republic.

Valentine’s Hangover

With the colors and flower theme to today’s look, I guess you can say that I may have a little Valentine’s Day hangover.  If you are wondering, I did have an amazing Valentine’s Day celebration with my wife and daughter:

shoesBlack penny loafers by Brooks Brothers.

socksStripe socks by Club Room.

TieSilk necktie with red floral print by Pierre Cardin is a thrifting find.  Tie bar is by Banana Republic.  Black french cuff spread collar dress shirt is by Banana Republic.

squareRed silk pocket square…origin unknown.

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

cufflinksSilver rose cufflinks are a purchase from Etsy.com.

SAMSUNG CAMERA PICTURES SAMSUNG CAMERA PICTURES SAMSUNG CAMERA PICTURESGlen Plaid sport coat with peak lapels, two button closure, side vents, flap pockets, ticket pocket, and full interior lining is from Banana Republic.  Red flat front trousers are by Ralph Lauren.

Winter Flowers

With the horrible weather that has come through the south, I have managed to bring the flowers out:

shoesBrown chukka boots by Banana Republic.

socksLight blue socks with navy polka dots are by Club Room.

tieSilk necktie with floral print by Brooks Brothers is a thrifting find.  Brass vintage tie bar is from Hong Kong Vintage Clothing in Charlotte, NC.  Blue stripe dress shirt with white contrast collar is by Ike Behar is a thrifting find.

squareNavy polka dot silk pocket square is by Banana Republic.

cufflinksBrass lionhead cufflinks are a purchase from Etsy.com.

SAMSUNG CAMERA PICTURES SAMSUNG CAMERA PICTURES SAMSUNG CAMERA PICTURES SAMSUNG CAMERA PICTURESEcru blazer features notch lapels, center vent, flap pockets, two button closure, and full interior lining.  Navy flat front trousers are by Perry Ellis.