Saturday, January 28, 2012
Gentlemen Collars: Detachable Chic
I'm wearing collars again, but I flatten and spread them when I wear them on a shirt.
However, I'm feeling the pull of collars with crewneck sweaters, a look that's both governness chic and crisply current (see shoe designer Tabitha Simmons, right).
The trick is, I think, to wear a crewneck with a bold or somewhat askew design on it (see Simmons again).
For instance, two collars I really like are this grey sequined one, by Karl Lagerfeld for Net-a Porter:
and this hammered-brass collar choker by the very talented Young Frankk on Etsy*:
I'd wear them with, say, this heart crewneck by J Crew: