Posts tagged "preppy"

Unlikely Style Inspiration: Nate Ruess From Fun.

On Friday I went to a Fun. concert. Like, the band Fun. And it was really fun. And all this fun talk is getting very confusing. Anyway, to the point: lead singer Nate Ruess put on a great show, and his look was on point: rolled skinny jeans, white oxfords, and a classic navy blazer.

By: Winona Dimeo-Ediger / August 28, 2012

Style Stealer: Sofia Coppola’s Laid Back Cool

Sofia Coppola kind of has it all: the insanely cool career; the rock star husband; the Hollywood royalty background. And oh, she looks way stylish and cool all the time. We saw her outfit at the "Meek's Cutoff" screening and had to have it. So without further ado, we give you Sofia's superb style, after…

By: Julie Gerstein / April 2, 2011

Monogrammed iPhone Wallpaper? That’s A Preppy Move I Can Do

Somehow I grew up in the preppiest place in the world and still managed to never have one of those monogrammed L.L. Bean tote bags that inform the world your name is "Muffy" or whatever. But monogrammed iPhone wallpaper? I want now. The 3initials app, $1.99 from the iTunes store, lets you pick a variety…

By: Jessica Wakeman / November 1, 2010

The Top 40 Pop Culture Preppies

Despite our ardent attempts to stave off the return of "preppy" as a trend, it seems the popped collar is upon us and seersucker is having a full-on-moment. Again. Rather than continuing the noble fight to make pastel pants for men a thing of the past, we're joining the multitudes and getting our prep on.

By: Lily Q / July 28, 2010

Has American Apparel Gone Preppy?

Is that ... could these really be ... American Apparel models? But they're not wearing plaid, thick glasses, or neon. These boys actually look kind of preppy. And dare we even say it? Hot. Among American Apparel's latest men's collection are some decidedly non-hipster looks that we haven't quite seen from the retailer before. Among…

By: Leonora Epstein / January 5, 2010