Posts Tagged: ‘Denim’

Power Jeans.

Posted on November 17, 2009 in Denim, Dress, How To Dress For Work, Office Wear, Pants, Style Theory.

Reader Ward clued me in on this article from the Wall Street Journal about the acceptability of jeans in previously unlikely places, like the White House. It’s an interesting read though don’t form any conclusions based on the pictures. Photos of Nicolas Sarkozy in stone washed Levi’s, Medvedev in decent jeans but an ill-fitting sport…Read the Rest

Martin+OSA Coupon.

Posted on September 22, 2009 in Casual, Denim, Sales, Shirts.

Everybody loves a good deal, and M+O is offering a pretty solid coupon right now: take $20 off a purchase of $75. Not too shabby. Click on this link to download the coupon. PG recently reviewed their fall boots, so if you were waiting to pull the trigger on some cool new shoes, here’s your…Read the Rest

Pick-a-Outfit: JCrew Part III.

Posted on September 21, 2009 in Denim, Dress, Outfit Ideas, Pants, Pick-a-Outfit, Shirts, Shoes, Sport Coats.

I’ve been struggling with putting together the last outfit from JCrew. It’s supposed to be the dressiest outfit, which is an issue because JCrew has moved to the more casual/traditional end of the style spectrum. They execute this particular brand of style very well, but it’s also not a polished and shiny look (unless you…Read the Rest

Pick-a-Outfit: JCrew Edition Part I.

Posted on September 15, 2009 in Casual, Denim, Outfit Ideas, Pants, Pick-a-Outfit, Shirts, Shoes.

Last week I targeted Banana Republic for my outfit selections, so this week I’m moving on to the next mass market retailer: JCrew. The problem that I foresee with a JCrew-centric outfit is whittling down the myriad of possibilities (I’m a very big fan of their stuff). I don’t think any other mass market store…Read the Rest

Pick-a-Outfit: BR Part II.

Posted on September 10, 2009 in Casual, Denim, Fit Lesson, Outfit Ideas, Pants, Pick-a-Outfit, Shirts, Shoes.

*Note: I’m not sure if this got published, because of the aforementioned deleting of the posts (dumb). If so, sorry for the reposting. Last time I chose an outfit for a casual bar/lounge, where the motivation was to look effortlessly cool. Now we’ll ratchet up the trendiness factor just a tad. The outfit below was…Read the Rest

Pick-a-Outfit: BR Edition.

Posted on September 10, 2009 in Accessories, Casual, Denim, Outfit Ideas, Pants, Pick-a-Outfit, Shirts, Shoes.

*Note: sorry for the repost; I somehow managed to delete the two most recent posts. An on-going series for PR will be a virtual version of PR’s personalized services. I’ll put together outfits for different occasions, all from the same store (I’m making it easy for you). I’ll work within a budget of about $250.…Read the Rest