Reminds me of the joke: "Know why it is that bagpipers always march while they play? They're trying to get away from the noise."
Still, kudos to this man for reminding us all to dare to take a fashion risk, to make a "statement" that others will deem better left unsaid. I care less about "liking" clothes/looks than I do about having my eyes opened and, then, having to think about what I like or don't like, and why. Provocative always trumps safe, perhaps….
What am I seeing? Is it pajama fabric? Wool? Is it tailored, pressed? Bare ankles coming out of shoes not slippers. Where is he going? Where has he been? My mind can't make sense of what my eyes are seeing. That's a good thing.
this is like the fancy version of chinese people cruising around town in their head-to-toe matching flannel pajamas, usually printed with some ridiculous cartoon character or big, silly swirls. if this guy was in shanghai, he'd get ticketed–the gov't is attempting to ban folks wearing their pjs outside for the upcoming expo. even sillier! it's such a part of the culture here, and this guy would totally fit in. but maybe on the hip side of town.
I'M SO IN LOVE WITH THE PLAID!!!! THIZ GENTZ OUTFIT IZ DANGEROUZ!!!! WILD PART IZ ITZ 2010 THE AGE OF LADY GAGA AND WE'RE STILL HAVING THIZ BATTLE OF OVER DOSING ON PLAID. PEOPLE STILL DON'T UNDERSTAND THAT STYLE IZ A FORM OF EXPRESSING ONE'Z SELF. I MEAN BE REAL MINUS THE THOM BROWN STYLE TAILORING THE DUKE OF WINDSOR UZED TO WEAR SUITZ LIKE THIZ!!! SO ITZ NOTHING NEW. ITZ MEANT AZ AN ATTENTION GETTER. A CONVERSATION PEICE. OPEN YOUR MINDZ PEOPLE.
At first I thought that this was just a really well made bathrobe but then I saw the pants. I think that the secret to this is the tailoring. The refinement that keeps this several degrees from "pimp suit" garishness while still being refreshing.