Jon Tietz, Senior Vogue Editor at GQ, describes his fashion as “a mishmash of latest and previous shit – largely previous”. His present favourite shirt displays precisely that: It comes from a scorching off the press collaboration between the most effective younger visionaries in style, however looks like a grail you’d uncover within the again room of your favourite thrift retailer.
A number of months in the past Tietz was in search of “previous, crushed up jerseys” on eBay when Grace Wales Bonner’s much-anticipated Adidas assortment lastly hit shops. Instantly this shiny yellow soccer jersey caught his consideration with its crisp buttonless collar and wealthy chocolate brown accents. “It did not look new, and that was the very best,” says Tietz. “I actually cherished what Wales Bonner did aesthetically. I really like the way in which it takes on the fashion of a Jamaican dance corridor. It feels easy and genuine.”
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