Inspired by the early chapters of David W. Marx's 'Ametora' and following on from the previous blog about 'preppy' fashion, this weeks outfit is firmly rooted in classic Ivy league style. Popularised in America in the wealthy campuses of Harvard, Yale and Princeton, American Ivy League style has been coveted and imitated worldwide, particularly in Japan, where good clothing was viewed as the ultimate status symbol.
As the New Year approaches and people seek brighter and fresher colours in their clothing, whilst still wanting to remain warm, the Preppy look is likely to enjoy another resurgence. So, giving you a â'head's up', here is Regent's guide to the Preppy lookâ€¦
In last week's Christmas gift guide we looked at some of Regent's non-clothing items, which included shaving sets, DIY tools, and puzzles. This week, we make a selection of Regent's dress accessories, from scarves and ties, to bags and wallets.
The Christmas season is full of joy and cheer, but it can be stressful as you look to find the perfect present for friends and family. Regent, as ever, is here to help and over the next two weeks, we will be providing you with some great gift ideas. This week, we're thinking about non-clothing items.
Denim jeans have been around for well over a century. From Workwear staple, to rebellious icon, to it's current status as a wardrobe essential. Buying a new pair of jeans can be a bit of a minefield, with myriad different washes, fits, fabrics and brands to choose from. One piece of denim terminology in particular causes a lot of confusion, selvedge denim.
However comfortable you are in your clothes, we can all benefit from a little help and guidance. It could be that you have a new job, an important social occasion, or maybe it is more a case of needing some assistance to incorporate new seasonal styles into you existing wardrobe? Whatever your clothing needs, Regent can help with personal style appointments.