Yohji Yamamoto’s Spring/Summer 2013 Men’s Collection

There are some great pieces in this collection; love the asymmetrical necklines and billowy fabrics.  They look like they’d be very comfortable on a hot day.  Great idea for makeup, too!  My favorite pieces are: 1:30 pants 1:45 pants 2:40 jacket 6:24 shirt (love the “partially tucked in” look, though it may just be drapedContinue reading “Yohji Yamamoto’s Spring/Summer 2013 Men’s Collection”

Comfort vs. Elegance

“… during the days of the Raj, everyone dressed immaculately in layers, in steaming conditions in that subcontinent.  And they all looked pretty dignified to me.  Yet we have all become rather sloppy in our dress sense, mistaking casualness for comfort, and conflating comfort with elegance.  I just can’t help thinking how elegantly people dressedContinue reading “Comfort vs. Elegance”