Sep 16, 2014

Sartorial Lessons From NYFW

New York Fashion Week has come and gone, and it...

New York Fashion Week has come and gone, and it was, for the most part, a tad too commercial to be worth covering on this blog. As far as fashion weeks go, NYFW isn’t the most exciting from a creative standpoint, but the New York collections are a treasure trove of styling tips.

Take, for example, J.Crew’s presentation, where the models wore bucket hats and neckerchiefs to complement their vintage-inspired ensembles. I’m not ready to accept the former — leave them to the hipsters and dads on fishing trips — but I’m now convinced that one can make a neckerchief work on any occasion. One. Two. Three. Case in point, cubed.

Backed by a sudden fashion-induced peak in confidence, I brought out my impulse-bought Topman neckerchief from hiding, for one last attempt at making fetch neckerchiefs happen.

I’d say I’ve done pretty well.

Denim shirt, Cotton On. Jumper, Jeanswest. Neckerchief, Topman. Jeans, Cotton On. Sneakers, General Pants Co.

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