Champaign-Urbanite

Contemplating the intersection of #menswear and classic prep from a collegiate perspective.
The Brooks Bros. fun shirt, rendered here in saccharine candy stripes

The Brooks Bros. fun shirt, rendered here in saccharine candy stripes

Date night.

Date night.

It bleeds, just as God intended it

It bleeds, just as God intended it

The Brooks Bros. three-roll-two.

- Navy hopsack 3/2 blazer by Brooks Brothers Golden Fleece

- Blue all-cotton oxford cloth button-down by Brooks Brothers

- Green chinos by J.Crew

- Tan suede tassel loafers by Alden (for Leffot)

The Brooks Bros. three-roll-two.

- Navy hopsack 3/2 blazer by Brooks Brothers Golden Fleece

- Blue all-cotton oxford cloth button-down by Brooks Brothers

- Green chinos by J.Crew

- Tan suede tassel loafers by Alden (for Leffot)

In repose.

- Patchwork madras 3/2 sport coat by Polo Ralph Lauren

- White all-cotton OCBD by Brooks Brothers

- Navy knit tie by Brooks Brothers

In repose.

- Patchwork madras 3/2 sport coat by Polo Ralph Lauren

- White all-cotton OCBD by Brooks Brothers

- Navy knit tie by Brooks Brothers

Happy summer!

Happy summer!

Roll, collar, roll

Roll, collar, roll

I’m blue. Formal 2014
- Air force blue “Roma” suit by Suitsupply (half-lined flannel—pretty cool, actually)
- Light blue bengal stripe linen/cotton shirt by Suitsupply (curved cutaway collar, of course)
- Madras cotton tie by Rugby Ralph Lauren
- Light blue Italian ribbed dress socks by Brooks Brothers
- Walnut “Fifth Avenue” perforated captoes by Allen Edmonds
- Beautiful date by God

I’m blue. Formal 2014

- Air force blue “Roma” suit by Suitsupply (half-lined flannel—pretty cool, actually)

- Light blue bengal stripe linen/cotton shirt by Suitsupply (curved cutaway collar, of course)

- Madras cotton tie by Rugby Ralph Lauren

- Light blue Italian ribbed dress socks by Brooks Brothers

- Walnut “Fifth Avenue” perforated captoes by Allen Edmonds

- Beautiful date by God

My girlfriend’s gonna hate me for the thoroughly mediocre crop job…

- Navy shadow stripe “Sienna” two-button suit by Suitsupply
- Pink striped club collar oxford by the Brothers Brooks, of course
- Navy hunting print tie by Suitsupply
- Blue foulard Italian silk pocket square by J.Crew

My girlfriend’s gonna hate me for the thoroughly mediocre crop job…

- Navy shadow stripe “Sienna” two-button suit by Suitsupply
- Pink striped club collar oxford by the Brothers Brooks, of course
- Navy hunting print tie by Suitsupply
- Blue foulard Italian silk pocket square by J.Crew