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.

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Suited And Dotted

The weather in Charlotte, NC has been a little ugly, lately.  It has been cold, wet, and rainy.  Fortunately, I have yet to put away my warmer clothes:


Double Monk strap wingtips are by Magnanni.


Socks are by Ralph Lauren.

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Blue and red polka dot neck tie by Lands End is a thrifting find.  Tie bar is by Banana Republic.  Blue micro window pane spread collar dress shirt is by Van Heusen. 


Blue and red silk polka dot pocket square is by Club Room.

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Grey suit features notch lapels, side vents, two button closure, flap pockets, and full interior lining is by Saks Fifth Avenue.

Terra Cotta

Today’s look is another homage to 1970s colors and combinations.  Some of the pieces were actually crafted in the 1970s.  So, here is more vintage dope with a modern touch:

Brown dress shoes from Saks Fifth Avenue.

Patch dress socks by Perry Ellis.

Dark brown dress slacks are a Macy’s store brand.

Cream pointed collar dress shirt is by Saks Fifth Avenue.  Brown belt was a thrifting find.

Lands’ End paisley tie was a thrifting find.  Brass tie bar is by Brooks Brothers.

Vintage Terra Cotta suit jacket, with notch lapels, pleated patch pockets, and side vents, is from Design Archives in Greensboro, NC.

Dark brown cotton pocket square was a thrifting find.

Final Look!!