I doubt I need to give any background to the ‘Presidential Major Moment’ currently hitting headlines around the world. Looking through pictures of President Obama’s (how unbelievably cool is that?!) inauguration, I couldn’t help but let my mind wonder onto more sartorial matters. It struck me that while the new First Lady was rocking a very diplomatic Isabel Toledo (Cuban-born, American-based designer) outfit, Barack looked rather bland in his suit and red tie. But it appears that this outfit is a rather well-worn fashion formula…
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A political campaign seems to be the ‘It’ accessory of this season. After Tyra Banks posing as Michelle Obama in September’s Harper’s Bazaar, Interview has pulled in Josh Brolin to rock the presidential trend for their latest cover. Josh is actually playing President George Bush in an up-coming film, titled ‘Bush,’ directed by Oliver Stone. However, on the cover he is photographed by Mikael Jansson.
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Queen Michelle digs out an uber cool picture of her uncle… Looks like style runs in the family. [Kingdom of Style]
EJ has found a cuff made from discarded camera components and it’s the best men’s jewellery I’ve seen in a while. [Style Salvage]
I’m slowly coming round to being less matchy-matchy and this outfit shows how a jolt of cobalt blue can spice things up a bit. [Breach of Style]
Haute Concept are getting all worked up about a tie, but hey if they’re poking fun at Dubya who am I to complain? [Haute Concept]
What would you buy if you had a spare $1000? [The Sunday Best]
Comic superhero Dr Parsons received critical acclaim for his garish guerre-ish cartoons (see what I did there?) depicting George Bush and Tony Blair. Still making works of pictoral accomplishment Dr Parsons continues to amuse and educate. Just don’t mention Gannett media.