Greener Pastures

I don’t wear a lot of green, but when I do…I wear a lot of green.  While maybe not a lot of green…but enough:

shoesBlack wingtips by Adam Derrick To Boot New York.

shoesKelly green dress socks by J.Crew.

tieGreen silk necktie by Ralph Lauren.  Green gingham dress with white contrast collar is by Banana Republic.  Collar pin is by Ralph Lauren.  Tie bar is by Banana Republic.

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

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Simply Complicated

Black + white + grey is a simple color combination, right?  It’s very safe, correct?  Well, how can we complicate things?  We can complicate things a little bit by using all pieces with different patterns…pattern mixing:

shoes

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

socksBlack cashmere ribbed socks by Banana Republic.

Tie

Black polka dot neck tie by Chaps is a thrifting find.  Tie bar is by Kenneth Cole.  White and black window pane dress shirt is by Club Monaco.

Flower

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

square

Silk white and black polka dot pocket square is by Club Room.

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Glen Plaid suit with peaked lapels, side vents, two button closure, ticket pocket, flap pockets, and full interior lining is by Banana Republic.

Patterned Suit 1.0

Cooler temperatures today called for a warmer clothes.  I have one more fall suit leftover that I have yet to wear.  I decided to bring it out today before I switch my wardrobe over to my spring pieces: 

 shoes

Brown dress shoes by Saks Fifth Avenue.

socks

Socks are by Ralph Lauren.

Shirt

Blue french cuff dress shirt with contrast white spread collar is a thrifting find.

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Floral print silk neck tie is by Ralph Lauren and is available for purchase on Vintagedopedealer.com in the Menswear Boutique.  Gold tie bar is by Brooks Brothers. 

 http://anthonyingram.bigcartel.com/product/ralph-lauren-floral-print-necktie

square

Silk pocket square is a thrifting find.

cufflinks

Gold cufflinks are by Roundtree & Yorke.

Look2

Glen Plaid suit that features notch lapel, rear center vent, two button closure, flap pockets, and full interior lining is a thrifting find. 

Look

Final Look!!

Pink Trimmings

Today’s look is highlighted by the color pink.  It took a little bit of pink to complete today’s look:

shoes

Black plain toe oxfords by Hugo Boss.

socks

Pink ribbed socks by Ralph Lauren.

shirt

White french cuff dress shirt with spread collar is a thrifting find.

Tie

Tie is by Banana Republic.  Tie bar is from Kenneth Cole.

cufflinks

Cufflinks by Banana Republic.

lapel flower

 

Pink lapel flower is from an Arts & Craft boutique on the campus of UNC Greensboro.

square

Silk polka dot pocket square is by Club Room.

Suit

Grey Glen Plaid suit is by The United Colors of Benetton, which features notch lapel, two-button closure, side vents, flap pockets, and full interior lining.

Pink Trim

Final Look!!

Suited And Booted

I have said this before, but it isn’t about spending the most money to look your flyest…but the real talent is spending the least amount of money to look your flyest:

boots

Brown wingtip dress boots by Banana Republic.

socks

Navy ribbed dress socks by Banana Republic. 

shirt

Blue french cuff dress shirt with the white spread collar is by Brooks Brothers.

bowtie

Navy bow tie with tan polka dots is by Banana Republic.

cufflinks

Brown cufflinks are a Dillard’s store brand.

suit

Wool glen plaid suit with notch lapels and center vent is a thrifting find for $10.

square

Chocolate silk pocket square…origin unknown.

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Final Look!!

Earning My Stripes!

Today, I was not in the office…however, I was in the classroom earning my stripes with today’s look:

Starting with black wingtips by Adam Derrick To Boot New York.

Black, white, and grey striped socks by Saks Fifth Avenue.

Plum french cuff dress shirt with the white spread collar is by Brooks Brothers.

Knitted black cufflinks by Ralph Lauren.

Black and white striped necktie is from Express.  The tie bar is from Kenneth Cole…and this is absolutely my favorite tie bar out of my entire collection.  I was very upset when the Kenneth Cole store moved from South Park Mall here in Charlotte.  Please bring it back!

Grey glen plaid, notch lapel, double vented suit is by Benetton. 

Close look at the plum silk pocket square…orgin is unknown.

Final Look!!