Fashionisto Spotlight

This season's must have accessory for men would have to be a wrist watch. Whether it be a classic leather band with a small face or a large face with a trendy band, investing in a watch is something everyone should do for a quick wardrobe update. Another style that more men around the Las Cruces area seem to be accepting would be the peacoat. It’s the perfect jacket to wear over casual clothes or even a suit. This Fashionisto gives a great example of the casual peacoat look.

Name: Alex Garcia

Year: Sophomore

Major: Business Entrepreneurship

CollegeFashionista: What are you wearing today?

Alex Garcia: I am wearing a Polo peacoat, gray shirt by BDG, jeans by Abercrombie and Fitch, Too Boot New York boots and a Bulova watch.

CF: What influences your style?

AG: A big influence on my style is Christopher Bailey and most definitely Ryan Gosling.

CF: What are some items you plan on purchasing for the winter season?

AG: The purchase I want to make the most is a Burberry trench coat and redwing boots from the Heritage Collection.

How to: Investing in a coat this holiday season is a must. Whether it be a trench, pea coat or military jacket, all these items are in high demand and look great dressed up or down. Be sure to check ASOS and Altamont for different takes on winter jackets. Don’t be afraid to try out a new shoe silhouette either. Boots are a must for winter. Be sure to wear them with earthy toned patterned socks to give the outfit a downtown earthy feel.


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