What This Banker and Father of Four Wears to Work

Presented by Mizzen+Main This former football player has found the sweet spot between professionalism and comfort *** I first met Jeff Mack in high school. I was a lowly freshman, while he was a junior and popular athlete who would go on to play football for the University of Wisconsin-Madison. He was also dating my sister’s best friend (a senior! oooh..), and back then I … Continue reading What This Banker and Father of Four Wears to Work

What to Wear to Work When You Can Wear Whatever You Want

Presented by Mizzen+Main East Coast Startup Style by Way of Western Canada *** I met my friend Matt Friesen when he pitched Style Girlfriend on his first startup, an online shopping aggregation tool, during a trip to New York. He had flown in from Vancouver, and we grabbed coffee somewhere forgettable in midtown Manhattan. My Midwestern brand of nice shares much of the same DNA … Continue reading What to Wear to Work When You Can Wear Whatever You Want

Steal His Look: Tom Hanks’ Style in “You’ve Got Mail”

When modern technology kills the meet-cute, we find love online. In Nora Ephron’s You’ve Got Mail (1998), we watch – awww’ing all the way – as two New Yorkers (Tom Hanks and Meg Ryan) meet in an AOL chatroom and fall in love via email. A fashionable film This rom-com may not be one of your favorites, but trust us when we tell you that … Continue reading Steal His Look: Tom Hanks’ Style in “You’ve Got Mail”

Steal His Look: Jason Schwartzman as Max Fischer in “Rushmore”

Max Fischer shows you how to pull off nerdy chic. Max Fischer might be one of the worst students at Rushmore Academy, but he’s definitely the fictional private school’s best dressed. Played to nerd-chic perfection by Jason Schwartzman (in his film debut!), Fischer fails all his classes, but counts himself the king of every extracurricular club in the school. You know we love a guy … Continue reading Steal His Look: Jason Schwartzman as Max Fischer in “Rushmore”