The Few Times It’s Okay to Wear Hiking Boots with a Suit
- Najib Benouar
Take a close look at this snap just in from the Listen Up Philip premiere at Sundance.
You’ll notice that Jason Schwartzman is wearing hiking boots with his otherwise normal-looking suit and tie instead of a pair of hard bottoms. It’s an advanced move that we’ve seen pop up a few times over the years—and like most sartorial affectations, it looks better on the Internet. But we do see a few rare situations in which a stylish gentleman might find it appropriate to wear his hiking boots with a suit. And yes, premiering at Sundance is one of them.
Here are the rest of them...
You’re an Agnelli.
You’re attending a semiformal logger’s retreat.
You’re currently experiencing something called a “bombogenesis.”