Summer in St. Louis and heat and humidity combination that comes with it is in full effect. In deference to the rising temps, I decided to pick up a partially lined linen jacket and after my first day wearing it, I can already see this being in heavy rotation this summer.
Linen Jacket x Enzo Tovare, Bowery Pants x J.Crew, Shirt x Eton, Single Monk Strap Shoes x Gordon Rush, Socks x Gap, Watch x Vince Camuto
When I first came across this tshirt, I was drawn to its nautically inspired classic look. Unfortunately, being in the midwest doesn't really create a lot of opportunity for sailing etc, but no harm in dreaming, right?
T-Shirt by JCP, white cut off shorts - formerly trousers from the Webster Miami collection at Target, boat shoes by G.H Bass, unstructured jacket by Gap, wishbone necklace by Marc Jacobs, watch by Vince Camuto.
Plaid blazer from the Mad Men Collection at Banana Republic, Burgundy & White shirt - Made to Measure, Slim Cargo pants from Gap, Suede Double Monk Strap by Wall & Water, Belt by Nautica, Chronograph Watch by Timex.
"Behold the turtle. He only makes progress when he sticks his neck out" - James Bryant Conant. This blog is documentation of my journey, sticking my neck out to pursue my passion for men's style and tailoring. - Wale