Longtime denizens of Tradsville surely chuckle when their perennial preferences become temporarily trendy. Then again, perhaps the current Atomic Age influence on menswear is not an ephemeral fashion blip, but a veritable Reconstruction of the American Wardrobe.
What we have here is a double-shot endorsement of the trouser cuff, which probably owes a lot to Thom Browne. The image above is from Valetmag.com, which in a post today extols the virtues of cuffs on the buzz-generating LL Bean Town & Field Pant, here paired with Bass penny loafers.
And below is a recent video from the GQ Rules series, in which Michael Bastian endorses cuffs but not socks. — CC