Saturday, November 25, 2006

On The Street…..Just Off Madison Ave. , Manhattan


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  1. Chris Rimby

    November 25, 2006 at 10:40 am

    Perfect fit. Is this coat bespoke? Looks like it!

  2. Wren

    November 25, 2006 at 10:44 am

    Very nice!

  3. deadstenographer

    November 25, 2006 at 10:58 am

    The nattiest Clark Kent to date.

  4. Anonymous

    November 25, 2006 at 11:05 am

    everything is right

  5. Butch

    November 25, 2006 at 11:08 am

    Dig his brown-centrism, and the brown-gray meld.

    Not crazy, though, about the built and built-out jacket shoulders nor the pants length, which would be too long even if the current mode didn’t endorse shorter trousers…

  6. Anonymous

    November 25, 2006 at 11:11 am

    A very handsome man and a wonderfully fitting shirt and jacket. Accessories (pocket square) look great. Shoes go perfectly with the jacket color. Bravo!

  7. we could grow up together

    November 25, 2006 at 11:12 am

    clark kent in metropolis!

  8. canfraggle

    November 25, 2006 at 11:12 am

    Very nice. I’m trying to figure out what colour those trousers are. I think a dark olive, grey or black would work with this outfit and from the picture, it looks like it could be any of those colours.

  9. Rio Style

    November 25, 2006 at 11:38 am

    Very elegant! I love the brown with the black pants.

  10. perplexedpenguin

    November 25, 2006 at 11:45 am

    Its a bird…

    Its a plane…

  11. anne

    November 25, 2006 at 12:06 pm

    Clark Kent never looked better!

  12. Anonymous

    November 25, 2006 at 12:11 pm

    It all works well together, pocket square and all

  13. The Sartorialist

    November 25, 2006 at 12:12 pm

    just to clarify the pants were charcoal grey

  14. Zaydoun

    November 25, 2006 at 12:56 pm

    Very sharp, almost French

  15. Anonymous

    November 25, 2006 at 12:59 pm

    Hi, just so you know that I was the person who left you that note about the English Cut blog by Thomas Mahon. It wasn’t Thomas himself trying to appear “anon” in order to advertise himself. In case you thought it was.

  16. Just an Observation

    November 25, 2006 at 1:02 pm

    I love this guy’s style …combination of there great elements: classic, contemporary and personal style ……… my opinion a recipe for the preffect look.

    Beautiful ……love love love it all!!!!!


  17. marie

    November 25, 2006 at 1:18 pm


  18. Anonymous

    November 25, 2006 at 2:13 pm

    Wow. Looks like it’s time for me to get a few 2-button jackets. Incredible fit and incredible look.

    Also love the glasses — perfect. Too bad I have perfect eyes. Would getting fashion frames be too pretentious? ;)

  19. Anonymous

    November 25, 2006 at 2:14 pm

    A beautifully bespectacled specimen. And yes, there are shades of Clark Kent in there, too.

    My fav parts (outside of the specs)? Pocket square thingie and the shoes.


  20. Anonymous

    November 25, 2006 at 2:56 pm



  21. Trenditional

    November 25, 2006 at 3:19 pm

    I’m wearing my brown coat and charcoal gray trousers Monday.

    This is a very nicely dressed man.

  22. Aurora

    November 25, 2006 at 3:42 pm


  23. Anonymous

    November 25, 2006 at 4:31 pm

    oh!my!,how utterly handsome,he could sweep me off my feet off Madison Avenue any time of the day.

    A true gentleman in looks.

  24. Kit

    November 25, 2006 at 8:16 pm

    ah, very clean cut. if he turns around, will we see a cape?

  25. Anonymous

    November 25, 2006 at 8:46 pm

    Impeccable. The eyewear is what really seals the deal.

  26. positively the same dame

    November 25, 2006 at 9:12 pm

    i’m trying to see it, but aside from the great fit and quality of the clothing, i’m just missing whatever it is that is so apparent to the rest of you. obviously, i’m the one who’s missing the point, but i would probably pass right by this man without a second glance. well, unless he was wearing a great scent — maybe i spend too much time with my dogs, but sometimes the nose knows best ;-)

  27. Fearlessly Female

    November 25, 2006 at 9:20 pm

    I want to meet him. (i.e. I would like to drop my bag of groceries in front of him)

  28. Anonymous

    November 25, 2006 at 9:25 pm

    What a good looking man!! He could wear anything and still look good.

  29. positive_negative

    November 25, 2006 at 11:53 pm

    Wow, I really love it. It’s “Father Knows Best” personified.

  30. Anonymous

    November 26, 2006 at 2:22 am

    looks good./ i actually like the brown tie. but i think the shoulder may be a little wide

  31. Anonymous

    November 26, 2006 at 4:14 am

    So classic, i prefer the latin charm.

  32. Poised over London

    November 26, 2006 at 7:17 am

    Enough already about C. Kent. He looks like Jonathan Franzen to me.

  33. herringbonekid

    November 26, 2006 at 7:25 am

    this look is perfect for him.

  34. Victor

    November 26, 2006 at 9:04 am

    He’s got the LOOK !

  35. Swagger

    November 26, 2006 at 10:54 am


  36. Get Smart

    November 26, 2006 at 12:09 pm

    His simplistic minimalism is what makes the look so good. Everything has the perfect proportions and the subtlety of his fit makes it stand out for me. I’d definitely notice him if I saw him about.

  37. D. Kay

    November 26, 2006 at 3:15 pm

    Those trousers are black, right? I’ve seen a lot of black with brown and khaki lately. It’s becoming a look that I could get used too. The only question that I have is, wouldn’t a lighter shade of brown shoe worked better here?

    Otherwise, the fit is commendable.

  38. brent

    November 26, 2006 at 8:15 pm

    I think his trousers are a bit long. They shouldn’t be Thom Browne-short, but still. A little shorter would make it perfik!

  39. Anonymous

    November 27, 2006 at 3:28 am

    the little bit of magic the gentleman has is called “charisma”.

  40. Lola is Beauty

    November 27, 2006 at 6:30 am

    I just want to marry him

  41. Anonymous

    November 27, 2006 at 10:46 am


  42. HMB

    November 27, 2006 at 1:52 pm

    Good Lord! How perfectly dressed is this gentleman?!

  43. Anonymous

    November 27, 2006 at 7:15 pm

    Is he wearing blue spandex with a red cape underneath?

  44. Anonymous

    November 28, 2006 at 2:25 am

    Chic. Dk. brown, black, white. The glasses, the square jawline…working in a big way!

  45. Anonymous

    November 28, 2006 at 5:18 pm

    Now THIS is personal style. Yes, everything is right, but there is something more here than that.

  46. Anonymous

    November 30, 2006 at 12:54 pm

    Never underestimate a crisp, white shirt.

  47. Anonymous

    November 30, 2006 at 11:17 pm

    I kept on wanting to go back to this photo. Great look, tho I have to wonder if he isnt bow legged.

  48. Anonymous

    February 5, 2007 at 3:04 am

    brooks brothers poster boy?

  49. Anonymous

    March 17, 2007 at 3:15 pm

    pants are too long.

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