Jun 24, 2015

A Tailored, Yet Casual Approach to Everyday Style

He Spoke Style shows us how to find the sweet spot between casual and dressy, pairing black denim with a lightweight linen blazer.

Light Blue Suitsupply Linen Blazer - He Spoke Style

from He Spoke Style - Men's Style, Fashion, Grooming, Tips and Advice

What’s your style sweet spot? For me, it’s when I’m mixing up casual and dressy elements. I call it sharp casual or casual tailoring, but whatever name you have for it, it’s an easy way to look good every day with minimal effort. Blazer, button-up shirt, dark jeans, nice shoes. Done.

Light Blue Suitsupply Linen Blazer - He Spoke Style

| WEARING | Suitsupply blazer, Neiman Marcus shirt, 7 For All Mankind jeans, Timex watch, Coach double monk strap shoes | PHOTOGRAPHY | by Rob McIver Photo

By far, one of my favorite blazers of the summer is this light blue wool, silk, and linen number from Suitsupply. It’s office-appropriate and works just as well as a tailored counterpoint to a pair of slim black denim.

Don’t forget that black denim is your in-between dress pant. Wear it as a slightly dressier alternative to your standard dark blue pair. Great for an office to happy hour transition or on a first (or second) date, when you want to look good but not as though you’re trying too hard.

Speaking of dates, if your aim is to impress – and it had better be! – make sure you’re wearing a great pair of shoes. After your face and smile, it’s the next thing she’s going to look at. Poor quality footwear is a dead giveaway for a style novice. Good shoes are often a bit of investment, but it’s one worth making.

Light Blue Suitsupply Linen Blazer - He Spoke Style

Light Blue Suitsupply Linen Blazer - He Spoke Style

Coach Double Monk Strap Shoes - He Spoke Style

Thanks for reading.

Stylishly Yours,

Brian Sacawa
He Spoke Style

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