The Oscars this year were host to an unusual role reversal, with the best dressed men strutting more daring ensembles than the women. While the ladies seemed more concerned with avoiding the worst dressed lists, the gents seemed to revel in shedding the same tuxes worn year in and year out. Luckily, most risk taking celebs averted major missteps by anchoring their edgy looks with a classic shirt. Read more
Sir Paul McCartney’s visit to town has us thinking about the Beatles’ influence on fashion. Even before their individual styles took shape, the mop top and suit years did plenty to bring eccentric English style to the world. This rare shot of Ringo in a round collar dress shirt reveals some of that understated flair. Bonus points for matching the proportions with an appropriately sized tie and slim lapels. Hats off for raising the bar for suit wearing gentlemen around the world, fellas!
The envy worthy film-making talents showcasing up the block at this years Tribeca Film Festival, along with the polished menswear walking its red carpets, has us musing over the heavyweights of cinema style. French director Jean-Luc Godard’s effortless cool has led him to be hailed an icon not just among film aficionados, but fashion enthusiasts alike.