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Mr. Brightside

by Andre J.,, stylist,contributing fashion editor from Manila, Philippines

42 comments · 16 · September 2, 2010


Andre Judd - Ac For Fh Holiday '10 Spiked Bowtie, Vintage Varsity Jacket, Hong Kong Round Frame Specs, Andre Judd Checkered Patchwork X Scarf, Protacio Metallic Pinstriped Trousers, Ac For Fh '07 Brown Vintage Finish Tote, Nike Red Metallic Sneaks With Blue Ostrich Skin Trim - Mr. Brightside
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  1. spiked bowtie

    AC for FH holiday '10

    , in Bow Ties
  2. varsity jacket


    , in Varsity Jackets
  3. round frame specs

    Hong Kong

    , in Glasses
  4. checkered patchwork x scarf

    Andre Judd

    , in Checkered Scarves
  5. metallic pinstriped trousers


    , in Striped Pants
  6. brown vintage finish tote

    AC for FH '07

    , in Tote Bags
  7. Nike red metallic sneaks with blue ostrich skin trim


    , in Nike Sneakers

"Dress normally" is a phrase I rarely use in my vocabulary. For me there are so many exciting things to try in fashion than just settle for anything conventional. I guess I am tired of conventional because Ive been there.
Despite that there are so many ways on how to dress, all mapped in a specific name like: preppy, punk, skate, bodycon, 80s, etc. I prefer to go beyond the context of these looks and create my own fashion vocab. I think its more fun don't you think? If the most influential designers can do it, why cant we the fashion folk?

In this look I simply took out the old notion of how a varsity jacket should be worn. Instead of wearing it casually with t shirt and jeans why not wear it with tailored pieces? To offset the formality of the shirt and pants, I chose whimsical touches like the x styled scarf, the spiked bowtie, and metallic sneaks. To add more quirk I wore it with my rounded specs to blur the lines between student/professor/geek/professional. To stamp the look I wore my personalized coif.

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Comments (42)

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Sabbath Model
So classic, but modern! I love your use of colour!
Andre Judd
thank you!!:) im glad you appreciate it!:)
Uldis Kalns
Vivian De Waal
i love that manpoof!! i so badly want a manpoof but my hair constantly falls flat
Andre Judd
to have that pouf or coif you simply need a good hairspray. extra hold is necessary to keep it in shape. try elnett!:) it works wonders
Mark Mullins
Great look, I like how you went into detail about it in the 'about this look part' also :D
You defonatly have an eye for colour.
Andre Judd
Im glad you appreciate it. Thanks Mark!:)
Maverick Swinton Lacson
the plaid-tastic scarf + the bowtie + round specs + the baseball varsity jacket + peroxide hair = TOKYO STREET STYLE IN MANILA STREETS. HYPED!

you mister andre is but a lookbook master.haha.
Andre Judd
hahahahhahaha thanks!!:) yes it was tokyo day:)
tokyo day indeed & you pulled the look just a-ok even with the mad mad manila rush. :p
Michael Z
so amazing man, so inspiring!

Monsieur Noir
j'adore ton style :)
j'aime comment tu utilises le style moderne avec une touche de tenue traditionnelle (asiatique ) , definitivement t'es trop hype!!!
Andre Judd
merci beaucoup Birdy!!!
Yaco Shika
cute cute sooo cute!!!!!
Andre Judd
hehehehehe:) thanks!!!!!!


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