64 comments

  1. Teresa @ good-grace

    March 2, 2010 at 9:22 am

    I have such a "thing" for older gentleman! (alas… I note the ring on his wedding finger.) Incredibly confident in his purple sweater, and his ever-so-slightly snug plaid wool trousers. Beautiful face. (men age in the most wonderful way…)

  2. SabinePsynopsis

    March 2, 2010 at 9:28 am

    The combination of purple, olive and grey is genius (so Marni)!

  3. Marco T.

    March 2, 2010 at 9:29 am

    hello Scott… in your photographies this man is always much elegant one and has of look a lot glamour… but who is? great taste… is Italian boy?…bye bye…

  4. Ricardo

    March 2, 2010 at 9:38 am

    Nice pants. Love this Italian cool distressed style.

  5. Laguna Beach Trad

    March 2, 2010 at 9:39 am

    Nice find. This old chap exudes style and confident attitude. I'm not sure I would wear such a jacket with the purple jumper, but his plaid trousers and scarf are beautifully provocative. I would like to know what kind of shoes he was wearing.

  6. Misanthropic Pulp

    March 2, 2010 at 9:41 am

    So chic×D
    brilliant…

  7. Anonymous

    March 2, 2010 at 9:46 am

    Adorable. I want to have lunch with him.

  8. Jacqueline

    March 2, 2010 at 9:46 am

    I love the green and purple together and the way he tied his scarf! xo

    Sequin Concerta at http://www.FashionSnag.com

  9. Anonymous

    March 2, 2010 at 9:53 am

    His trousers is beautifull and also the jumper inside the jacket! Ellegant sir!

  10. Anonymous

    March 2, 2010 at 10:31 am

    Suede is so delicious. Today, I wore my coffee brown M65 Army jacket with a collar like this man, but I don't look this bottle-green elegant. Timeless.

  11. Alejo

    March 2, 2010 at 10:36 am

    Lovely :)
    Greetings!

  12. Giovanella

    March 2, 2010 at 10:38 am

    ooo the color of that jacket is lush! love the mix and match_ very chic. a true find Signor Scott!! love from Milan.

  13. greybreaks

    March 2, 2010 at 10:44 am

    purple cashmere. lovely!

  14. MN SL&E

    March 2, 2010 at 10:46 am

    Hm, I wonder what kind of shoes he is wearing.

  15. Alisa

    March 2, 2010 at 10:47 am

    Green and purple, love it!

  16. Cass

    March 2, 2010 at 10:58 am

    I too have a thing for the older gent. He's dashing! Those pants are to die for.

  17. Anonymous

    March 2, 2010 at 11:10 am

    If I were 10 years older and a homewrecker (yes, I see the wedding ring), someone would be committing a felony and lovin it! This man screams oodles of charm. He's yummy.

  18. Kimmy

    March 2, 2010 at 11:12 am

    Is that jacket green? In any case… this old man is pretty fly!

  19. Pablo

    March 2, 2010 at 11:19 am

    u are a very good coolhunter ;)

  20. Anonymous

    March 2, 2010 at 11:21 am

    Strongly resembles Robert De Niro.

  21. Anonymous

    March 2, 2010 at 11:24 am

    Elegant and sport.Green over purple like a picture of Mark Rothko (Thyssen Bornemisza Museum in Madrid).

  22. Francesca

    March 2, 2010 at 11:31 am

    my boyfriend loves pants like those and so do i…have an old school feel to them

    xoxo,
    F

    lekisskiss.blogspot.com <– Texas gal bloggin fashion from NYC!

  23. Gary MAEL

    March 2, 2010 at 12:12 pm

    WOW, HE REALY LOOKS LIKE ROBERT DE NIRO ! It's quite amazing.

  24. Soren Lorensen

    March 2, 2010 at 12:19 pm

    start wearing purple

  25. Alessia Style

    March 2, 2010 at 12:20 pm

    What a great trousers..!!
    Fantastic jacket..!!

    http://alessiastyle.blogspot.com

  26. Anonymous

    March 2, 2010 at 12:24 pm

    love the colors & fabrics, but clearly his pants are TOO TIGHT!

  27. WE SPY WITH MY LITTLE i

    March 2, 2010 at 12:28 pm

    When i grow up i wanna be just like him! Without the tash! Bravo!

    http://www.wespywithmylittlei.blogspot.com/

  28. Anonymous

    March 2, 2010 at 12:37 pm

    I think its all about the scarf in this one

  29. la señorita

    March 2, 2010 at 12:45 pm

    Este señor, ha tenido que ser guapisimo cuando era joven.

    Y es que el que tuvo, retuvo.

  30. Anonymous

    March 2, 2010 at 12:51 pm

    Heavens…

  31. Angelo

    March 2, 2010 at 1:01 pm

    It's official. Smoking is cool!

  32. eLee

    March 2, 2010 at 1:20 pm

    Love the pants and scarf!

  33. Anonymous

    March 2, 2010 at 1:37 pm

    superb fit – right length sleeve, well fitted pants, right length sweater – & doesn't the scarf highlight his hair!

  34. Ilya T

    March 2, 2010 at 1:49 pm

    wow great mix of styles… forest green jacket! and the checkered grey works well with the purple and the white hair!

    I bet he was wearing black brogues just like these:

    http://www.picklesandcoffee.com/?p=482

  35. A.

    March 2, 2010 at 1:51 pm

    What stuck out to me most was the purple color of his sweater. It's rare for me to find guys wearing that shade of color, but when it's pulled off well, it's a great look.

    And the pants, the pants!! I want shorts with that plaid pattern.

    clichic.blogspot.com

  36. Kick It Girl-Seattle

    March 2, 2010 at 1:56 pm

    Who said smoking isn't sexy?

  37. Prutha

    March 2, 2010 at 2:13 pm

    i could see this outfit on a 20 yr old boy…but he does a fab job too

    http://donotshoeme.blogspot.com/

  38. Anonymous

    March 2, 2010 at 2:23 pm

    this guy is the man – I hope to age as gracefully as he has. Elegant and humorous, a rare but appreciated combo.

  39. Anonymous

    March 2, 2010 at 2:25 pm

    Agree w/Anonymous 12:24-pants too tight. And lose the cigarette. Other than that, he's pretty cool.

  40. Fashion Monstre

    March 2, 2010 at 2:48 pm

    what a good looking old fella! he has such fab taste too!!

  41. Charles

    March 2, 2010 at 3:43 pm

    Panache.

  42. Alex Ingram

    March 2, 2010 at 3:53 pm

    i would wear this and it somehow works for him even though he is a older dude
    great
    http://tuxandtie.blogspot.com

  43. Nedda Ebo

    March 2, 2010 at 3:58 pm

    what a fashionable old fellow!
    x

  44. Louise

    March 2, 2010 at 5:04 pm

    He is a stylish older gent it's true. The photo was captivating til I scrolled down and got to the cigarette in his left hand. Smoking is never cool.

  45. eHABERDASHER.com

    March 2, 2010 at 7:22 pm

    I've been to Italy twice in the past 2 months, and I swear every Italian man must have at least 3 purple sweaters!

    ______________________
    http://www.eHABERDASHER.com

  46. Davidikus

    March 2, 2010 at 7:34 pm

    Although I often find Milan to be an unlively & bo-ring city, I must admit that Milaneses have a real eye for style. They do not follow fashion, yet look remarkable!

    http://davidikus.blogspot.com/

  47. Anonymous

    March 2, 2010 at 8:51 pm

    Can't take my eyes off those pants! I guess that's the point…

  48. Vidar Hagen

    March 2, 2010 at 9:13 pm

    So great to se that if you grow grey hair and add a few extra years on the age. You don`t loose good taste. LOVE the jacket. Where can i get one …?

  49. Anonymous

    March 2, 2010 at 10:01 pm

    Anyone know what make the coat is?

  50. Tokyo Girl

    March 2, 2010 at 11:06 pm

    How fun it must be, to be able to color coordinate like this!

  51. nich0las

    March 2, 2010 at 11:23 pm

    Great colour combination. Great inspiration for the upcoming Australian winter.

  52. FvaD.

    March 3, 2010 at 1:50 am

    haha..Robert de Niro in disguise ?!
    anybody noticed the resemblance ?

  53. Sophisticated Misfit

    March 3, 2010 at 4:56 am

    You tell me where you're going to find a cooler gentleman other than Italy. Unlike many subjects we see, he looks effortless as though he has nothing to prove to anyone about what he wears. That smile further broadcasts his confidence.

    There's a lesson for young and old in flesh and blood. Simplicity is the ultimate sophistication.

    I also see the De Niro resemblance. Nicely noted. And De Niro is the Ayatollah of cool.

    Pietro

  54. Kathleen

    March 3, 2010 at 8:49 am

    He is style and sophistication to the max. Love the green suede jacket paired with the purple sweater and glenn plaid trousers. Very nice. He is looking great!

  55. RJ

    March 3, 2010 at 12:27 pm

    PASTICHE! I was just wearing this ensemble the other day!

  56. Yeji

    March 3, 2010 at 12:50 pm

    love this!

  57. Anonymous

    March 3, 2010 at 7:36 pm

    the great thing is is that this probably the way it is everyday for him…..very cool

  58. Sidney

    March 3, 2010 at 7:43 pm

    Stylin'!! Love this guy's look and swagger and I can olny hope to look this dapper when I reach his age.

  59. Mr Brown

    March 3, 2010 at 7:52 pm

    Pure Euro issue on so many fronts.

    Shot sir.

    (You and him).

  60. The Shoe Snob

    March 4, 2010 at 4:48 am

    whats great about italy is that the men pull off the color purple so well and with a very masculine look to it. Elegance and style at their finest!

    http://the-shoe-snob.blogspot.com/

  61. Hyoil

    March 4, 2010 at 8:49 am

    He's Classico mogul! Alfredo Canessa!
    nice nice nice greeeeeeeeeeeen.

  62. Pure Aesthetic

    March 4, 2010 at 4:29 pm

    not sure about lavender and green. hmmmmm. kind of works but doesnt.

  63. Nicole + World

    March 4, 2010 at 7:58 pm

    Because of the low number of comments, I feel like this isn't getting quite the attention it deserves! I love that this man is older and elegant and distinguished, but also very modern. He has something very fashion-concious about him–the jacket and the colour, and the slimmer fit iof the pants. I feel like this is a man who is dressing by style and not just tradition.

  64. Daniel

    March 11, 2010 at 2:26 am

    Style–this man certainly has it. Why? Because he certainly thought about what he was putting on in the morning, but he could give a damn what you think about it. Definitely not trendy, nor is it "classic", what he is wearing is a direct channeling of his own inner self. Good show, mate. I just wish I could see his shoes. . .

    PS all of your photographs are beautiful.

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