When it comes to the ideal hot weather wear here in Florida, you can bet that for guys, it basically comes down to shorts and a T-shirt. This Fashionisto wore just that, but with his own twist on the first day back at school. He definitely stood out with his graphic-printed and vibrantly colored socks; something you wouldn’t regularly see on the average Joe. Read on to find out about his style staples, what inspires his fashion and how you can achieve a similar look.
Name: Tanner Steslow
Major: International Affairs
CollegeFashionista: What are you wearing?
Tanner Steslow: A Polo Ralph Lauren shirt, I’m pretty sure these pants are from Target, HUF socks, a Michael Kors watch and Ray-Bans and some junky old vintage sneakers.
CF: How would you describe your style?
TS: Pretty urban, I guess. I don’t really know how else to explain it.
CF: Where do you like to shop a lot?
TS: Urban Outfitters, a lot of Topman, occasionally Forever 21 if they have anything good, American Apparel…that’s all I can think of off the top of my head.
CF: Who inspires your style?
TS: I really like looking at fashion houses. Givenchy is probably one of my favorites as well as Saint Laurent. I really like looking at their collections, and I guess you could say inspiration comes from that.
CF: What’s your favorite thing in your closet?
TS: Probably my watches. I have a bunch of Michael Kors, a couple of Marc Jacobs and one or two from Chanel. Watches are definitely my favorite.
How To: Channel this Fashionisto’s style by pairing a classic T-shirt with colored shorts and some HUF socks and you’ll soon be strolling your way to some serious swag. Don’t forget to throw on your favorite watch before you step out of the door!