• Green Jacket

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    Woody Hines co-founded Prepidemic in his Princeton, New Jersey dorm room as a freshman. That was just 18 months ago. In between journalism assignments, cross country, and philosophy lectures, he muses on everything from starting your neckwear collection to building your wardrobe on a student’s budget. Here Woody, his nickname, looks pulled together even though it appears as if he resurrected his khakis from a dirty clothes pile in the corner; which is perfectly acceptable when you are a college student.

    Photographed in Princeton, NJ (enlarge)

    Noteworthy (Hines): For the milder weather this holiday season, one can dress up a bit and use his sport coat as outerwear. I usually go sock-less as my feet rarely get chilly. If you’re worried about fickle weather, bring a scarf and you’ll be covered for most contingencies on these is-it-or isn’t-it-cold days. The green with the deep, subdued plaids fits the season as well.

    Noteworthy (Castleberry): Khakis nonchalantly worn wrinkled, little to no break in cuff, green in lieu of navy on this gold buttoned blazer.

    Dec 1, 2010 | Permalink (12) Total Comments

    Abbie left a comment on 12/2/2010 at 9:43 PM:

    I like the way the pants fit.


    john lexington left a comment on 12/2/2010 at 11:27 AM:

    I dig the green blazer! gets me ready for Augusta in april! i never wear socks with loafers, I got some crazy looks in the Swiss Alps, loafers no socks at first bahn!in feb! Oh well, to each to his own.


    Tito left a comment on 12/2/2010 at 11:22 AM:

    GOD Bless you Fred you’re doing a good job with your post, I’ve learn a lot from your blog!


    Chris left a comment on 12/2/2010 at 11:16 AM:

    What about the playlist (usually appearing on 1st every month)?


    Arnold left a comment on 12/1/2010 at 4:49 PM:

    This photo screams so much Class


    AWKeller left a comment on 12/1/2010 at 1:06 PM:

    Spot.  On.  Well played!


    Caroline Fontenot left a comment on 12/1/2010 at 10:49 AM:

    Not wanting this week to end. Solid gold on here all week!


    KJR left a comment on 12/1/2010 at 10:44 AM:

    Besides Off the Cuff and this blog, I haven’t read too many Ivy League style publications that have met my taste. However I just checked out Prepidemic, loved their site, and their Twitter posts are great as well!


    JMW left a comment on 12/1/2010 at 10:36 AM:

    Excellent! Couldn’t be better.


    Andy M. left a comment on 12/1/2010 at 9:05 AM:

    These guys are beyond impressive.  This and yesterday’s shoot have been some of the best photographs I’ve ever seen on here.  I covet that scarf.


    Christian Bourasseau left a comment on 12/1/2010 at 8:37 AM:

    Great look. I love his blazer and the suede penny loafers.


    Tyler P. left a comment on 12/1/2010 at 7:57 AM:

    Normally, I’m not a fan of the plaid tie, but Woody pulls it off well. The fit on the jacket is perfect as well as the color! The only thing I would add is a collar pin to keep them from flapping away.


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