Whether worn to a friend’s house party, a corporate affair or a New Year’s bash, this season’s holiday looks are all about laid back elegance.
Just when the sight of torn jeans and a tailored sport jacket seem to make sense, fashion makers are changing up casual dress for fall ’06 with an old favorite – cotton khakis.
Anyone who’s been in the men’s wear business for a certain number of years has waxed poetic about the good old days, “when the business was fun.”
What a difference a couple of years makes. That’s all it’s been since men’s golfwear went from being dominated by oversized shirts in traditional cloths to being swept away by more stylish and fitted gear in high-performance fabrics.
About 10 years ago, when the internet was still largely a curiosity, about 5 percent of men browsed for clothes online.