StyleThe 3-Step Outfit That’ll Never Steer You Wrong
Every day of every month at GQ, we start your morning on Instagram with visual advice on What to Wear Today. But we want to go deeper. Give you the nuts and bolts of how to get the look into your wardrobe. Today we're walking you through a three-step outfit that works any time of year, any year.
There are certain buys that make getting dressed a hell of a lot easier. A vintage T-shirt is one. As long as you have something to say about the band or shirt design, it'll always be the coolest thing you own. A pair of broken-in, slim-cut jeans is another. Thanks to designers like Simon Miller, you don't even have to break them in yourself. Also on the list: A pair of tobacco suede Chelsea boots. We've said it before and we'll say it again: they're basically magic. Combine those three closet all-stars together and you've got an outfit for the ages. Something you can wear any time of year, in practically any setting, and feel confident and cool. Also, you'll feel like yourself. Because while these piece pack a serious style punch, they're effortless in a way that lets your personality and natural good looks shine through.
If you do nothing else for your style this fall, make sure you've got perfect versions of each of these pieces. Succeed, and you'll always have something to wear.
Vintage Band T-shirt
Vintage Black Sabbath 1981 Tour T-Shirt, $500, whatgoesaroundnyc.com
Worn-In Blue Jeans
Simon Miller M001 Mitoyo Jeans, $500, available at needsupply.com
Suede Chelsea Boots
R.M. Williams Suede Chelsea Boots, $495, available at mrporter.com