What I am wearing today (22 January 2015)

Today I am wearing a light blue cotton shirt with barrel cuffs, a pair of black woolen trousers, a light-brown 5-buttons vest, a woolen brown/black/ecru check 2-buttons notch-lapel sports jacket, a blue/blue/saffron-brown silk knit tie, a saffron-brown silk pocket square, a pair of black monk-strap shoes, and a vintage manual winding Omega pocket watch in a silver case and double Albert chain.











Omega Pocket watch
Have you noticed that the ceramic dial of the watch is slightly cracked? The “seconds” hand is also interesting–it points to both directions!



What I am wearing today (24 March 2013)

As the mercury climbs, it’s time to dust off the cotton, linen, and seersucker suits. Today I am wearing a white/gray striped cotton/linen blended 2-button, notch-lapel suit; a light blue cotton shirt with French cuffs; a blue/orange striped knitted silk tie; a blue cotton pocket square with white polka dots; a pair of black monk-strap shoes; and a vintage manual winding Longines watch.







Longines Manual Winding

What I am wearing today (4 October 2012)

Thursday is back and as other Thursdays I am wearing a combination today. The keystone of today’s ensemble is a double-breasted (4X2) cotton sports jacket paired with ecru colored trousers. Today’s shirt is a  white/light gray/light green linen gingham with French cuffs and the colors of the check silk knit tie are maroon, black, and white. Today’s pocket square is a printed silk one with maroon, blue, and gray colors. I thought a pair of brown colored monk shoes would be appropriate for today.

Though the watch is a very simple manual winding vintage Tressa with a large white dial, still for some unknown reasons, I find today’s watch to be aesthetically very pleasing. It may be because of its simplicity.









What I am wearing today (6 August 2012)

I have a weakness for the color red. Red is my most favorite color. So, whenever I can, I tend to overdo on red. Today I am wearing  a red pinstripe on dark blue, 3-button, notch-lapel suit; a red/white Bengal stripe shirt with French cuffs;  a silk knit tie in blue/red horizontal stripes; a red silk pocket square; a pair of reddish-brown, double-monk shoes; and a 1960 vintage Favre-Leuba, Geneve, Duomatic (automatic) stainless steel date watch with a blue dial.




What I am wearing today (12 July 2012)

Today I am wearing, similar to previous Thursday’s, a blazer/trousers combination. Today I am wearing a double-breasted (6X2) Navy blazer with golden buttons; cream trousers; a light lavender shirt with tabbed-collars and french cuffs; a silk seven-fold, blue patterned tie with small purple dots;  a purple patterned pocket square; a pair of dark brown monk-strap shoes; and a vintage and rare gold plated Rado Golden Horse, automatic, day/date watch in a brown leather strap.



Today, there is also a photograph of a young man, who works for the Pan Pacific Sonargaon Hotel, in Dhaka, Bangladesh. He is a follower of this blog. Don’t you think a white (cotton, linen, or silk) pocket square would be an appropriate addition to his ensemble?