Several years ago the fashion forward began using the sockless ankle as a style focal point. Later the wrist — adorned with “man bracelets” — became another prime location for enhanced personal expression.
But now, according to new fall items released on the Rugby website, the hot anatomical joint is the elbow. Four out of eight sweaters, or 50 percent, are decorated with elbow patches.
Oh, and neo-prep trendsetters also consider striped watchbands passé: Braces are the new watchband. — CC