Sartorially speaking, it’s a great time to be an Eli. First Gant returns to New Haven and resuscitates the Yale Co-Op label, and now J. Press is collaborating with Old Blue.
What’s more, in a move completely out of left field (wait, which way is France?), Press has also unveiled a collaboration with French designer Daniel Cremieux. Yeah, that name rang a bell here at Ivy Style HQ as well, but after scratching our heads we went ahead and looked him up anyway.
Oh right, that Daniel Cremieux.
All this following hard upon J. Press’ eyebrow-raising Urban Outfitters collaboration.
The Cremieux collection will certainly garner snickers for the polo shirts that resemble Ralph Lauren at its most baroque. But on the plus side, at least we get some narrow lapels:
The new Yale collection includes this cool letterman’s sweater, though earning a letter is generally better than buying one:
Next up are these Maine-made, kiltied camp moccasins:
And finally this washable Barbour Beaufort jacket: