Search
« The Story of Starting a Watch Brand | Main | Co-op Silk & Cotton Scarf »
Friday
Jun212013

Summer Kit Nº1 – All Blue Uniform

This first summer kit of the season is based around items that make up my summer uniform which are a mixtures of fabrics, textures and shades of blue. There are a few basic casual necessities for Summer starting with a cotton or chambray blazer. Apolis makes a great fitting Service Blazer and it's available in either navy or chambray, perfect for day-to-day. Another important item is a crisp new oxford, in this case blue, from Gitman Vintage with their great fit and superb details like a box pleat for ease of movement. It's also important to have at least one solid pair of dark navy shorts in rotation and I love the cut and details of the Ghurka Shorts by Engineered Garments. For the optional item– a tie, this staple chambray version by The Hill-Side is great and works in tandem with the rest of the blues in this kit nicely. A classic sneaker silhouette is important, but you may choose to wear a loafer or dirty buck, also great options. If you do go with a sneaker, keep it basic, low cut and you're set.

Ghurka Short
Chambray Tie
Classic Blue Oxford
Jack Purcell Leather Sneaker
Standard Issue Service Blazer

Reader Comments

There are no comments for this journal entry. To create a new comment, use the form below.

PostPost a New Comment

Enter your information below to add a new comment.

My response is on my own website »
Author Email (optional):
Author URL (optional):
Post:
 
Some HTML allowed: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <code> <em> <i> <strike> <strong>