Modfather Fred Perry is celebrating the 30th anniversary of
’ landing on the world stage with a set of appropriately two-toned gear. The Specials The folks at World’s Best Ever were partial to the polo, but we’re feeling this referee-style striped number a bit more.
We’re not quite ready to call them “one of the most seminal and influential bands in British music history” like Perry does, but it’s a safe bet that there’s plenty of Britons (and a few style bloggers) happy to be reminded of the ska pioneers.
All together now…
A Message to You Rudy: Ska style rises again. [ Men.Style] Thinking Ahead: The warm months are almost here, which means you should start shopping for Fall (but of course). Ransom will give you a head start. [ Hypebeast] Primary Colors: Obama is the Burberry candidate. [ Radar] Slip of the Tongue: Whoops. Someone let the beans spill about the new Black Fleece store. [ The Life Vicarious via Racked] Criminal Minded: The slicked-back men of America finally have a voice. [ The Onion] Deal Alert: 70% off at the APC Brooklyn store from Wednesday through Thursday. [ Trash Bag Aesthetics] Stuck on Sinatra: Plunk down your 42 cents for the best dressed stamp ever. [ Gothamist]
Who Wears Short Shorts?: In the Summer, hemlines actually become relevant for men. [ Independent UK]