- An old pair of chinos (I conveniently chose these pants in particular so that I’d have an excuse to buy a new pair of khaki chinos, but that’s neither here nor there.)
- A few buttons and some thread
- A sewing machine
- Someone who knows how to use that sewing machine
Spring sprung officially about a month ago. That, apparently, has meant nothing to the weather. But we’re tired of waiting. Let’s celebrate. We want to see more flowers in lapels. Make it happen.
Can you wear two different patterns with one another? Hey, give it a go. If it looks too busy, then try something more subtle. [See photograph below with navy + wine checkered shirt (busy) with the wine + brown zig zag tie (subtle) to mesh things well.] If you’re wearing a busy shirt with an obnoxious color or crazy print, you can tame it with a blazer or cardigan along with a neutral tie.
I’m not much of a fan of silver, but baby, gimme dat gold watch.
$2.50 for a pair of Target socks that will match my skull-and-crossbones bow-tie that I’ll acquire someday. And come on, for $2.50, guys. Easy.