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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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.

SAMSUNG CAMERA PICTURES SAMSUNG CAMERA PICTURES SAMSUNG CAMERA PICTURES SAMSUNG CAMERA PICTURES SAMSUNG CAMERA PICTURES SAMSUNG CAMERA PICTURESGingham sport coat which features notch lapels, two button closure, flap pockets, full interior lining, and side vents is by Ralph Lauren.  Burnt orange-colored chinos are by J.Crew.

 

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)

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.