In what seems a short time, French label Bleu De Paname have shuffled to the forefront of a resurgence in the appreciation of classic workwear. Focusing efforts on the reinterpretation of works attire from their homeland, BDP have carved out a fresh often minimal aesthetic that sees them frequently explore layer upon layer of their now signature palette of blue tones.
Madras is a cotton fabric that originated in India, typically made in plaid patterns. Its extremely lightweight and has an actual texture to the fabric. Even though it is such a choice material for the summer time, its fairly hard to locate at this point in the season, especially a well made pair. I've rounded up a few great options for you guys in case you were also on the hunt.
Eric just sent over some of his recent images from his new Stussy Deluxe pick-up for S/S 11. Besides the fact that he takes one hell of a photo, these loafers definitely have my attention.
With the resurgence of camo in menswear (the REAL kind of menswear) over the last few years, at times, it has been severely overdone. There are just some items that do not need to camouflage you from the wilderness that some call Manhattan.
It seems as though this Spring, I'm mildly obsessed and on the continual hunt for the perfect unlined and unstructured blazer. I have a few summer weddings to attend, both on the casual beach-feel side, so something like this would work perfectly for me.