The Inspiration Board: Kim Jong-Il

Somehow, the fashion interwebs are going gaga for improbable style icon Kim Jong-Il, as we explained yesterday. Frightening? Yes. Hilarious? Kind of. You have to wonder—think he was trying to look cool, or just fell into it? Those glasses seem pretty calculated, if you ask us. His style is certainly simple enough … it’s all about minimalism, if that’s your thing. Check out our product suggestions after the jump.

  1. Kim’s glasses brand remains a mystery (see, he is a hipster!), but we found these Urban aviators that will do the trick. [$10, Urban Outfitters]
  2. Channel Kimmy’s starch crisp military jacket with a classy Burberry windbreaker. [$440,]