Ok, that may be misleading, especially when I’m writing of the return of the DB — the double-breasted coat that may have gone missing from men’s wardrobes about the same time that D.B. Cooper leapt from the plane into legend.
Yes, the double-breasted sport coat, blazer and suit are back in fashion. But if your idea of the classic DB is … classic
Combine it with a big dose of turn of the last century attitude… (read: sex it up)
Anyway you choose to wear it is OK (click the link to see what GQ says), just ask for the “6, buttons 2, peak lapel” configuration, button it at the middle (and yes, you can wear the DB if you’re just a bit … errr…. prosperous around the middle, the buttons create a lengthening line) and step out in style this year.
Leviner Wood’s custom double-breasted suit, blazer or sportcoat, available in tweed, flannel, year-round worsted and cashmere for fall.