But she admits, she grows wistful at the sight of a classic peacoat and at times is nostalgic for the days when Albert used to dress down.Except, of course when they ran into Hamish Bowles at a performance of It’s our perennially chic mutual friend Shala Monroque, however, who is much more exacting in her approach.
Menswear fashion designers, fashion photographers, creative strategists, actual haberdashers . After all, a guy who knows his way around both a hammer and say, Dover Street Market, captivates.
You would think I would have built up some resistance after one of my ex-boyfriends morphed into a bit of a “fashion monster” while we were dating.
Obsessively studying menswear trends, blogs, and magazines, he had a ravenous appetite for fashion and soon his preoccupation with dressing and procuring a certain “look” started to eclipse our actual connection.
Conversation waned and turned to the innocuous subjects of Valentino sneakers and Kenzo detachable muscle sleeves.
I vehemently denied the claim, but I don’t think he ever believed me.
From that point on I kept thinking about the delicate balance between pheromones and poly-thread count when it comes to attraction.
Take, for instance, their recent trip to the Venice Biennial: Both Michelle and Michael tapped into the colors and spirit of the city when choosing what to wear and take with them.
Their shared packing list has me thinking there may be some truth the idea of couples starting to resemble one another over time.’s social editor, an interest in fashion was hardly the first thing she noticed about her fiancé, Graham Albert.
Case in point: Style arbiter Kanye West clearly played a bigger role than most grooms in the aesthetics of his Givenchy-laden wedding to Kim Kardashian.
West, along with legions of celebrated menswear labels and style stars, is proof that men are no longer reluctant followers of fashion, but some of the industry’s most ardent purveyors.
From CFDA-approved Public School and Elder Statesman to **Pharrell’**s talking-piece of a topper, **A$AP Rocky’**s endless hip-hop odes to his favorite designers, or the stylish international romps of menswear bloggers Street Etiquette, lately it appears that fashion doesn’t just begrudgingly happen upon men, but they are actively creating moments of style.