Men Mad for Plaid

While plaid’s popularity in fashion has risen and fallen periodically over several centuries, this season shows a real fondness for it, particularly in menswear. One chic option, a plaid sports coat makes a statement at most any business or social occasion. Ledbury provides a few jacket variations in different styles and colors, such as the Lofton Plaid Sport Coat ($825) or the Navy Pinfield Slim Fit Sport Coat ($625). Pair these sports coats with navy twill trousers and leather oxfords for a more formal, traditional look or with dark-wash jeans and sneakers [... more]

Uptown Chic, Downtown Cool

There’s just something about a ripped pair of fitted jeans, ankle-strap stilettos, and an asymmetrical top that exudes a casual chicness that every girl is after. Throw in Rebecca Taylor’s unexpected white-denim moto jacket and you’ve got the perfect outfit for an afternoon uptown with your sweetie or an evening downtown with the girls. Neon-pink accents, such as Claire V.’s Flat Clutch, provides a little punch to a relatively neutral outfit, while gold jewelry shimmers as it ties the whole look together. Rebecca Taylor Punched Denim Moto [... more]

Dapper Daddy

Historically, the color blue signifies masculinity. But did you know that it also symbolizes wisdom, intelligence, and self-esteem? Broadcast your confidence by incorporating different shades in a bold business casual outfit ideal for the style-conscious guy. Start off your statement-making ensemble with a blue and brown plaid sports jacket by Sarar and cheeky sapphire blue bowtie by Fox & Brie. Ground the look with classic navy twill trousers by Sid Mashburn, an oxford button-down shirt, and brown leather accessories. Whether you’re attending the kids’ recital or grabbing [... more]

Denim Done Differently

We tend to associate jackets with protection from the cold, so what happens when you need a good jacket for spring? Instead of reaching for heavy leather or easily wrinkled linen, go for all-purpose denim. Jean jackets can actually serve as an extremely versatile piece of outerwear if you think beyond the traditional boxy and blue styles. Rebecca Taylor breaks the typical mold of the jean jacket with her Punched Denim Moto Jacket. White, lightweight, breezy, and subtly edgy, it works perfectly for spring and can be [... more]

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