Saturday, March 17, 2007
Posted in Men
Tags: Classic Italian, Milan
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d. chedwick bryant
March 17, 2007 at 1:17 pm
Lovely & stylish!
March 17, 2007 at 1:40 pm
Could the coat be vintage and worn as-was? (The sleeves are a bit long.)
Love the checked shirt and hat, particularly…
March 17, 2007 at 1:53 pm
That’s hilarious — well spotted.
March 17, 2007 at 2:23 pm
I love the shirt. In fact I’ve been looking just such a red-checked shirt myself. If anyone knows where to get a good one similar to the one in this photo, please let me know through this Blog.
March 17, 2007 at 3:45 pm
Bring back hats! I wish the photo had him wearing it. And, if you look close, those are beautifully polished dress boots, not shoes — a perfect compliment to the hat.
March 17, 2007 at 4:50 pm
He looks so classy! Like he just stepped out of a movie! Very cool!
March 17, 2007 at 5:22 pm
yes, by my calculations, the sleeves are 0.37 centimeters too long. If Italy is behind the curve in one area it’s Obsessive Compulsive Disorder, and overinflated sense of self-worth…
This outfit is quintessential European everyday, everyman elegance. We live in a culture that applauds excesses in lengths and widths – except when a 9k dollar price tag isn’t attached to it.
March 17, 2007 at 6:15 pm
I just found out about this place and let me say, I’ts excelent. Greetings from Argentina.
March 17, 2007 at 8:05 pm
It’s a “chemise Vichy” right ?
I saw one today at Killiwatch in the vintage section, but you’ve got to go to paris..
March 17, 2007 at 8:16 pm
borrelli often has checked shirts, particularly this time of year
March 17, 2007 at 11:30 pm
that shirt is such an unexpected surprise… i’m not sure if i love it. but that scarf seems so plush & wonderful
March 18, 2007 at 12:31 am
Is that his real name? Sounds like a character from a Paul Auster book.
March 18, 2007 at 2:10 am
Love it…the hilarious reference and the pic.
March 18, 2007 at 4:45 am
You’re amazing. So are the people you photograph. I can always look here and be inspired whenever I’m in a style slump. Thanks!
Blue Floppy Hat
March 18, 2007 at 6:08 am
OOOh, nice hat. It makes him look like something out of an old movie.
March 18, 2007 at 12:28 pm
To JoJoPaolo Walnuts is a take off of the character Paulie Walnuts from The Sopranos
This gentleman looks just like Paulie.
March 19, 2007 at 1:14 am
Now that is really over sized gingham. I wouldn’t have gone for the RED in such an oversized pattern because you run the risk of looking like a picnic table cloth.
I recently bought a nice Blue gingham shirt. custom made. Pink is nice, and suprisingly, orange gingham is great and less flashy than the red.
It’s a bit more pricey, but once you go custom, thats it. you never want to buy dress shirts off the rack ever again.
March 21, 2007 at 5:36 am
Wow! This is how you use colour as punctuation.The outer ware creates a lovely context for the shirt,which seems to explode with vibrancy.He shows real daring and dash.
April 14, 2009 at 6:50 am
He’s Signor Pipoli without the moustache, well combed, and a really different style!
Miss Soggy Smog
March 1, 2010 at 8:36 pm
Oh Scott how sad to have to explain the joke!!!! You are incredibly talented and FUNNY! Love it too much. :)
February 6, 2012 at 4:11 pm
he looks like Robert DeNIRO (Once a time in America)
September 10, 2012 at 9:02 am
Paolo Walnuts ??!
Did he threaten to ‘whack you’ if the picture didnt come out right ?
coat looks too big for him if you ask me
like the overall style though
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