Does this clash?
Is that a “
It’s a worn leather dossier/clutch/folio/wallet.
Did I pick up this gold watch at Target thinking it was a “man’s” watch?
Did I find out the next day that three of my female friends already had it because it’s a “boyfriend” watch?
Do I wear it anyway?
If we’re being honest here, fit, design and function trump whatever’s on the label—even if it’s two letters like “wo” in front of “man.” That’s why we each have a coat or two in our hall closets that button up from the left side. Looks the same, works the same and in some cases fits better.
Gold watch, carmel leather details and stripes. What do you think?
Nautical striped boatneck long-sleeve tee (Standard Style) by Shades of Grey by Micah Cohen, small; “The Henley” 14-ounce Karabo fabric (Standard Style, $198 in store, $220 shipped) by Baldwin Denim, size 28; vintage brown caramel dress shoes (thrifted in New Haven, Conn., $6.99); gold “boyfriend” watch (Target, $12.99) by Merona; authentic vintage clutch (garage sale, $2) by Coach.
Photos by Seth Putnam.