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March 24, 2011 at 5:34 pm
Nice. Am a fan of buttons!
March 24, 2011 at 5:37 pm
swathed in cold steel gray,eyes of cold steel gray, yearningfor infinite ills.
March 24, 2011 at 5:41 pm
Glad that buttons are of color bands, not music bands.
GINGER FASHION MONSTERS
March 24, 2011 at 5:49 pm
nice alternative to the usual duffle coat!
March 24, 2011 at 5:50 pm
Simple, clean, wonderful. What shoes?
March 24, 2011 at 5:56 pm
I'd love to see this from behind, so I could be sure he's wearing his jacket backwards. The scarf gives it away for me.
March 24, 2011 at 6:00 pm
love this jacket!
March 24, 2011 at 6:17 pm
I love the jacket. I wonder where he bought it.
March 24, 2011 at 6:42 pm
Absolutely love it! I want that piece and the buttons are brillant.
March 24, 2011 at 7:09 pm
Kind of a nerdy chic. I like.
March 24, 2011 at 7:12 pm
ah, what a beautiful man!
March 24, 2011 at 7:14 pm
Good face. I like the star trekie jkt.
March 24, 2011 at 7:23 pm
That is a very interesting sweater, I don't know if I've seen something like it.
Looks warm and comfortable!
Is that Igor Garanin from Russian GQ?
March 24, 2011 at 8:02 pm
great jacket and great contrast of colors. he is adorable!
March 24, 2011 at 8:20 pm
Great coat! and skarf aswell!
March 24, 2011 at 8:45 pm
awesome! love the sweater on him!
March 24, 2011 at 9:12 pm
There is something about this man that is extraordinary sexy.
March 24, 2011 at 9:13 pm
I've seen this gentleman on this blog before.. Always a fan of the silhouettes he chooses.
Le Chic Boutique
March 24, 2011 at 9:15 pm
Ooh..! Who is he? Such a dashing man! Love the buttons on his jacket!
March 24, 2011 at 9:16 pm
he looks great!
March 24, 2011 at 10:06 pm
Charming straight jacket.
March 24, 2011 at 10:19 pm
I love his jacket and the way he tied his scarf is so cute.
so not that girl
Love the buttons! And of course, the way he has his scarf tied is sublime!
March 24, 2011 at 10:37 pm
Interesting that he chose to add those colorful buttons to such a utilitarian jacket; can't be too monotone. and I love the way he tied his scarf
March 24, 2011 at 10:56 pm
cute! blue snowman.
March 24, 2011 at 11:07 pm
not a big fan of the sleeve length…
March 24, 2011 at 11:39 pm
Backwards jacket? How terribly awesome.
March 24, 2011 at 11:44 pm
stunning gray very confident!xxo
Trés Awesome a Chicago Street Style Blog
Absolutely love the quilted sweatshirt. All the materials he has chosen are subtle and unusual.
Très Awesome- A Chicago Street Style Blog
March 25, 2011 at 12:25 am
Yay, buttons again!busybeaver.net
March 25, 2011 at 12:46 am
Back zip? Shoulder zip?? PULL-OVER??
March 25, 2011 at 12:48 am
Anyone else reminded of this?
March 25, 2011 at 12:55 am
The colors and placement of the buttons are my fave part and what makes this look for me.
March 25, 2011 at 1:03 am
His buttons add just the right amount of personality to that coat.
meenal @ maison marigold
March 25, 2011 at 1:22 am
such a good looking man..not sure about that jacket..love the color though..xx meenal
Brutish silhouette, architecturally minimalist wafts.
March 25, 2011 at 1:24 am
Mmm. There is something very sexy about him. The look in his eyes I think.
March 25, 2011 at 2:07 am
Love the simple colors, love the faded little polka dots on the scarf, and absolutely love the BUTTONS.
March 25, 2011 at 2:35 am
March 25, 2011 at 3:04 am
Very nice pic ;D
SUPER t-shirt to discover: http://magmoiselle.fr/?p=4509
March 25, 2011 at 3:16 am
the buttons are so awesome and adds color to his greyish blue outfit!
La ropa...me vuelve loca!
March 25, 2011 at 3:19 am
Nice, he looks great!
Besos desde ♥ La ropa me vuelve loca!
March 25, 2011 at 3:21 am
Never expected a man with such a gorgeous mien to fancy and be paired with a funky old Chairman Mao jacket, with veritable color wheel buttons to boot. Heart this, Sart!
March 25, 2011 at 4:32 am
is there a zipper on the back?
March 25, 2011 at 6:35 am
he looks great! the buttons draws all the attention – but i love also the very simple forms. the jacket could look like a workers garment from china (but also other countries have this blue, padded cotton jackets with very few details for workers.) I'm guessing this young gentleman is an architect who went to china for a workshop and got inspired in other ways too…
March 25, 2011 at 6:37 am
Duvet overshirt: A strong look
March 25, 2011 at 6:41 am
how can he carry that jacket? i'd look stupid if i wear it.
March 25, 2011 at 6:59 am
This is Igor Garanin from Russian GQ and GQ-style editor?You can see him in this photo http://lofter.ru/ru/node/220955/people/111292/3 or if you type "Игорь Гаранин" in google.
March 25, 2011 at 7:26 am
Super cool. The jacket reminds me of those chinese quilted jackets. The trousers counter act the volume of the jacket, and the buttons add a nice splash of colour. Cosy and stylish.
proletarian Great Gatsby
March 25, 2011 at 7:27 am
I love grey.A revision of the man in the gray flannel suit.Easy,simple,classical and modern at the same time.
two four eight one nine
March 25, 2011 at 8:36 am
So young and confident a man, that's what translates the outfit. Very attractive.
March 25, 2011 at 10:07 am
The buttons are very clever, and very easy to make. The jacket reminds me of a straight jacket…not a calming association.
March 25, 2011 at 11:10 am
what the…? i don't get it.
March 25, 2011 at 11:19 am
this man is absolutely beautiful.
Very interesting coat, I don't think I've ever seen something like this before. Love the messy knot on the scarf and the colorful buttons!
March 25, 2011 at 11:32 am
While he's a nice-looking guy and I like the colors and textures, I agree with Anonymous 10:07–the straitjacket resemblance is a little alarming.
March 25, 2011 at 11:35 am
I like the jacket even though I agree with the duvet/ happy commune workers/ strait jacket associations.
March 25, 2011 at 12:12 pm
the sweater is buttoned on the shoulder (on the right side). cool idea!
March 25, 2011 at 12:14 pm
i thought chef garb… not so morbidly strait jacket…
i like the happy buttons; it changes what it can be
March 25, 2011 at 12:28 pm
old school :D
THE PURSE FORUM ADVISORY
March 25, 2011 at 12:39 pm
Love the buttons. Very under the radar but at the same time sends a message.http://www.thepurseforumadvisory.com/
March 25, 2011 at 4:03 pm
That's wiggity-wiggity whack, but he makes me wanna jump! Jump!
March 25, 2011 at 4:32 pm
Nice to see russian mate here!
March 25, 2011 at 5:29 pm
And then there's Maude…
March 25, 2011 at 6:14 pm
Looks amazing. We often have very clear associations when it comes to military chic – think trench coats, epaulettes, etc. The above comments have shown that we do not usually conceive this outfit to fall in the same category. Some background on the jacket though may change this, esp. considering the fact that our street model seems to be Russian. This type of jacket (grey, beige, olive) was worn by certain types Russian soldiers, mainly rear-gunners in a bomber airplane or MG-crews in winter. Quite ironic that the colour of this jacket is Prussian-blue (Preussisch-Blau), thereby marrying former enemies into a peaceful entity. Quite brilliant outfit with more cultural/social implications than first meets the eye.
March 25, 2011 at 9:29 pm
He reminds me of a Russian inmate
March 25, 2011 at 9:35 pm
Must try wrap my scarf like that.
March 26, 2011 at 2:13 am
Simply Handsome. :)
Naftali Stern @ The Bohmerian
March 26, 2011 at 9:44 am
I love the pinstripe buttons and scarf combo!
March 26, 2011 at 3:17 pm
Не,ну ведь тупо фуфайка-же! Окститесь,бабушка!
March 26, 2011 at 3:58 pm
Alex said:Igor is a executive editor of russian GQ Style and also executive fashion editor of russian GQ. And what about his jersey or it would be more correctly to call it cotton wadded pull-over? Usually prisoners wear it like a uniform. As we know uniform is a trend of lastest designers collection. So together with a help of a scarf and a few buttons "a la ralph lauren" it looks stylish. Igor reEnvented an alternative to a jacket and a coat.
March 26, 2011 at 7:44 pm
Very Japanese! Honoring the fashion history in light of tragedy, love it.
March 27, 2011 at 2:22 am
I remember reading some comments expressing their animosity towards Scott's coverage of the influx of new season shows. I ask for the said posters to redirect their attention from price tags and admire what's being produced at hand.
This silhouette bears a strong resemblance to that of Burberry Prorsum Menswear Autumn/Winter 2011-12 show. It's a perfect example of how one can draw inspiration from the lovely (and often unaffordable) designer brands and make it our own.
Being a student/part-timer, I am all too familiar with my financial constraints keeping the wares of the major fashion houses beyond my grasp. So I admire from afar. Reinterpret as I do. And relish in any fortune that comes my way.
March 27, 2011 at 6:58 am
where can you get those buttons – very paul smith lol
March 27, 2011 at 7:31 am
i'm with those commentsthis is Igor Garanin, isn't he a breath of fresh air?
March 27, 2011 at 12:27 pm
March 27, 2011 at 11:25 pm
Is he wearing his coat backwards? I'm not really liking this look. It's very bland- nice buttons though.
March 28, 2011 at 12:25 pm
This looks like a jacket worn in fencing matches. Could it be?
March 28, 2011 at 8:40 pm
Very japanesey! I like it – it's quirky.
March 29, 2011 at 12:03 am
I think it looks a little silly honestly. But he's still cute and all.
March 29, 2011 at 11:47 am
forget the outfit, i like his cleft chin lol
March 29, 2011 at 2:10 pm
i love the jacket! and i love the trouser colour i think they complement eachother really well
March 30, 2011 at 11:51 pm
i like this model , and mostly i love the jacket.
April 7, 2011 at 1:03 am
the epitome of true-to-yourself unpretentious style with a sense of humor. love it.