Hand Of The King

The spring is here, the sun is out, and the weather is nice.  Therefore, let those colors bask in the sun.  This look is an ode to one of my dear friends, Tyrion Lannister:

shoesBrown & white spectator wingtips by Johnston and Murphy are a thrifting find.

socksRoyal blue ribbed socks are by Ralph Lauren.

tiesRoyal blue silk necktie is by Nautica.  White spread collar french dress shirt is by Ralph Lauren.  Hand of the King brass tie bar is from The Little Saints on Etsy.com.

tiebarCloser look at the tie bar…which is an ode to my friend Tyrion that has run into a bit of trouble.  (LOL)

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

cufflinksBrass lion head cufflinks are also a purchase from Etsy.com.

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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.

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Pink And Green Scene

Another classic look utilizing the classic color combination that is pink and green:

shoes

Brown and white spectator wingtips by Johnston and Murphy. 

socks

Ribbed cashmere green socks by Club Room.

tie

Pink neck tie is a thrifting find.  Green striped spread collar dress shirt is by Banana Republic.  Gold tie bar is by Brooks Brothers.

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Silk pink and green polka dot pocket square is a thrifting find.

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Cream blazer that features gold buttons notch lapels, patch pockets, two button closure, rear center vent, and full interior lining is a thrifting find.  Pink flat front trousers are by Ralph Lauren.

The Blues And Stripes

This particular look was put together by mixing three different shades of blue, accented by a little touch of cranberry:

shoes

Brown and white spectator wingtips by Johnston & Murphy.

socks

Socks are by J.Crew.

Tie

Silk necktie is by Ralph Lauren.  Brass tie bar is by Hong Kong Vintage Clothing.  Blue pointed collar dress shirt is by Banana Republic.

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Cranberry silk pocket square is a thrifting find.

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Pinstripe slate blue vintage sport coat that features wide notch lapels, high side vents, two button closure, flap pockets, ticket pocket, and partial lining is a thrifting find.  Navy flat front trousers are by Saks Fifth Avenue.

 

Sucker Filled Monday

  This weather the past couple of weeks has been gloomy and a little depressing.  So far, it has yet to be the sunny North Carolina weather that I envisioned.  Nevertheless, that has not deterred me from giving my all into each and every look:
shoes

Brown and white spectator wingtips by Johnston & Murphy are a thrifting find.

socks

Light blue ribbed dress socks are by Ralph Lauren.

tie

Necktie is by Geoffrey Beene.  Gold tie bar is by Brooks Brothers.  Blue herringbone spread collar dress shirt is by Ralph Lauren.

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Silk chocolate polka dot pocket square is a thrifting find.

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Ecru sport coat that features notch lapels, two button closure, rear center vent, patch pockets, and full interior lining is from Design Archives Vintage Clothing.  Tan seersucker flat front trousers are by Ralph Lauren.

Fresh Salmon

More aggressive colors for the spring season.  Today, I went bold with my selection in trousers:

shoes

Brown and white spectator wingtips by Johnston & Murphy are a thrifting find.

socks

Khaki dress socks by Banana Republic.

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Chocolate necktie by Yves Saint Laurent is a thrifting find.  Chocolate gingham button down by J.Crew is a thrifting find.  Gold tie bar is by Brooks Brothers.

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Silk salmon pocket square…orgin unknown.

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Salmon colored trousers are by Brooks Brothers. Cream blazer with notch lapels, gold buttons, rear center vent, two button closure, patch pockets, and full interior lining is thrifting find.