We don’t mean to generalise, but we’re convinced that there is a look which embodies every city around the world. Sure, there are non-conformists in each place who take pride in dressing apart from the pack. But we regard them as the deviants. So take our advice on what to wear the next time you are swinging up to the hippest nightspot in town you’re visiting, just so you don’t look like the clueless tourist that you really are.
The Los Angeles Look: Fake the jock attitude to blend right in. Photo: Gan.
1: Los Angeles. It is not uncommon to head from the beach to the bar in Hollywood, where “casual” is the buzzword. Given the number of young wannabe-actors around who haven’t yet figured out their style, collegiate-type sweatshirts and informal flannels are the order of the day. Fake a jock attitude and you’ll blend right in.
LOOK THE PART. Sunglasses, KOMONO, S$89; Money Company sweater, Money Clothing, price unavailable; Denim jeans, Cheap Monday, S$119; Checkered shirt, The Real Superdry & Co, price unavailable; Socks, stylist’s own; Trainers, New Balance, S$115; Watch, Daniel Wellington, S$268; Yellow hook bracelet, Miansai, S$99.