gparsons_crop.jpg

Roger, Wilco, Out: StyleDash href="http://www.styledash.com/2008/03/03/intervention-jeff-tweedy/">
thinks Jeff Tweedy needs a style intervention due to his SNL
appearance in a href="http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nudie_suit">nudie suit.
Similarly, we think Style Dash needs a music intervention due to their
apparent ignorance of the href="http://rateyourmusic.com/misc/link_image?album_id=8266&image_hotlinked">Flying
Burrito Brothers ( href="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RCqxq6xqoXI">video). [ href="http://www.styledash.com/2008/03/03/intervention-jeff-tweedy/">StyleDash]

Team Colors: An interview with sideline style leader
and coach of the 5-and-11 49ers, Mike Nolan. [ href="http://www.huffingtonpost.com/amanda-christine-miller/whats-my-logo-49ers-coa_b_89074.html">HuffPo]

Housing Futures: Figuring that all the collapsing
real estate market needs is a fresh blazer, “Fashion Futurist Geoffrey
Beane” (say whaa?) is teaming up with Century 21 (not the store) to
redesign their iconic gold jacket. [ href="http://www.businesswire.com/portal/site/google/?ndmViewId=news_view&newsId=20080304005979&newsLang=en">Business
Wire]

For
Absolute Beginners
:
Buying into Mod style. [ href="http://www.modculture.co.uk/culture/culture.php?id=49">ModCulture
via Retro
to Go
]

Best Men: Engineered Garments brings home the
inaugural GQ/CFDA Best New Menswear Designers in America award (oh,
and $50,000). [ href="http://men.style.com/news/blog/2008/03/and-the-gqcfda.html">Men.Style]

Leading Lights: Luring men toward a new shaving cream
is much like luring
mosquitos to a high-voltage death
. [ href="http://www.nytimes.com/2008/03/04/business/media/04adco.html?_r=2&ex=1362373200&en=a7e3c4f2ee6abac0&ei=5088&partner=rssnyt&emc=rss&oref=slogin&oref=slogin">NYTimes]

Historical Threads: Classic American style parsed.
[A
Continuous Lean
]

It’s Not Easy Being Green: Kermit the Frog gets his
slimy, webbed hands on Terry Richardson—or is that the other way
around? [Skidknee]

-G.B.

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