5 Days, 5 Ways: Striped Trousers
Say Yes to Stripes
Whether you want to step up your grown-up style for your internship or you’re just getting hip to the pants game beyond sweats and jeans, adding striped trousers to your wardrobe rotation is sure to give your style a leg up on your collegiate competition.
Yes, a plain pair of khaki chinos is required material for your SG101 wardrobe. Once you’ve got those, you’re ready to level up with something more adventurous. A striped pair of trousers are just as smart, and at least 20x cooler. You’re young, after all; have fun with your wardrobe while you can.
THE STRIPED TROUSERS: ASOS, $56
Striped trousers gives you grown-up street cred without the “you’re dressed just like dad” factor.
Wear it well: Let Scandi skate culture inspire your internship look – clean and minimal, but still cool.
Wear it well: Sub your striped trousers in place of your sweats to upgrade your in-class style – keep everything else easy and casual.
Wear it well: Be the best dressed at formal with hints of opulence like velvet and shades of deep gold.
Wear it well: Get all the ladies at the house party by layering on the fun-to-touch fabrics with soul like velour and cord.
Wear it well: Dress your striped trousers up as the bad boy on date night with a graphic tee and leather jacket.
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