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.

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The Grey

The Grey Suit…I have plenty of them.  And I have asked myself if you can have too many of them, because I seem to be drawn to them every time I go shopping.  Even when I am looking for other colored suits, I somehow find a grey suit that I must have:

shoesBlack wingtips by Adam Derrick To Boot New York.

socksBlack and white stripe dress socks are by Saks 5th Avenue.

TieBlack and white polka dot silk next tie by Ralph Lauren is a thrifting find.  Black and silver tie bar is by Banana Republic.  Pink french cuff dress shirt with white contrast spread collar is by Brooks Brothers.

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

cufflinksSilver and black cufflinks are by Roundtree & Yorke.

SAMSUNG CAMERA PICTURES SAMSUNG CAMERA PICTURES SAMSUNG CAMERA PICTURESGrey suit that features notch lapels, two button closure, side vents, flap pockets, and full silk interior lining is by Saks 5th Avenue.

 

Holiday Tartan

Nothing brings out the holiday better than tartan.  Just a touch of tartan goes a long way and puts you in a holiday mood.  Today’s look has motivated me to complete my holiday shopping:

bootsBlack chukka boots are by Banana Republic.

socksStripe socks are by Club Room.

tieBlack Narrow silk neck tie is by Calvin Klein.  Tie pin is by Roundtree & Yorke.  Contrast white club collar tartan dress shirt is by Ralph Lauren.

squareClassic cotton white pocket square…origin unknown.

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SAMSUNG CAMERA PICTURES SAMSUNG CAMERA PICTURESBlack suit that features peaked lapels, two button closure, side vents, flap pockets, and full interior lining is by Ralph Lauren.  Dark Grey Herringbone coat that features slim notch lapels, three button closure, four front flap pockets, and full silk interior lining is by Express.

Red And Black Dots And Stripes

Today, is another nasty, gloomy, and wet day.  It is hard to find the inspiration to look your best, nevertheless, we try to and we pull it off:

bootsBlack chukka boots by Banana Republic.

socksRed and black stripe socks are by Brooks Brothers.

tieRed and black stripe silk necktie is a thrifting find.  Brass tie bar is by Brooks Brothers.  White spread collar french cuff dress shirt is by Banana Republic.

squareRed and black silk pocket square…origin unknown.

cufflinksBrass cufflinks are by Roundtree & Yorke.

SAMSUNG CAMERA PICTURES SAMSUNG CAMERA PICTURES SAMSUNG CAMERA PICTURES SAMSUNG CAMERA PICTURESBlack double-breasted blazer with peaked lapels, gold buttons, six button silhouette, side vents, flap pockets, and full interior lining is from TheCarrawayConcept.com.  Check flat front trousers are by Banana Republic.

 

Rusty Plaid

Today’s look is another approach to the glen plaid suit…with a touch of color:

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

socksStripe socks are by Ralph Lauren.

tieRusty colored neck tie is a thrifting find.  Tie bar is by Banana Republic.  White french cuff spread collar dress shirt is a thrifting find.

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

cufflinksCufflinks are by Roundtree & Yorke.

SAMSUNG CAMERA PICTURES SAMSUNG CAMERA PICTURES SAMSUNG CAMERA PICTURES SAMSUNG CAMERA PICTURES SAMSUNG CAMERA PICTURESGlen Plaid suit that features notch lapels, two button closure, rear center vent, Flap pockets, ticket pocket, and full interior lining is by Banana Republic.

Dots, Plaids, Gingham, and Stripes…Oh My

Today’s post is another example of pattern mixing.

boots2Black chukka boots by Banana Republic.

socks2Red socks are by J.Crew.

tie2Red gingham necktie is by Brooks Brothers.  Tie bar is by Kenneth Cole.  Blue stripe dress shirt with white contrast spread collar is by Roundtree And Yorke.

cufflinks2Cufflinks by Banana Republic.

square2Red dotted pocket square is a thrifting find.

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

A Fresh Glen Plaid Start

I could not think of any other way to start the week than with a plethora of glen plaid:

shoes

Black and white two-tone spectator shoes by Johnston & Murphy are a thrifting find.

socks

Black and white stripe socks are by Saks Fifth Avenue.

tie

Black and white plaid necktie is by Express.  Tie bar is by Kenneth Cole.  White spread collar french cuff dress shirt is by Banana Republic.

flower

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

cufflinks

Cufflinks are by Roundtree & Yorke.

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