A closer look at the wardrobe of Dapper Lou – one of the trendsetters within men’s classical fashion.
Photography by Thomas Welch
Written by Brock Cardiner, Highsnobiety
|EDITED BY MARC POLINO|
If you look up the word “dapper” in an urban dictionary you’ll probably find an explanation that revolves around the term “well-dressed” but we’d like to add a picture to that explanation – and that is one of the elegant, Lougè Delcy also known as Dapper Lou - entrepreneur, fashion writer and style aficionado extraordinaire.
Sporting his knack for casual meets dressy, Dapper Lou is seen here in a Gazelle hat, Reiss shirt, Descendant of Thieves camo quilted shirt jacket, Gant puffer vest, AX pants and Haerfest trainers. Topping off the outfit is a pair of silver Form 2i headphones, bringing Lou’s penchant for timeless design to the next level.Regarding the outfit, Lou explains;, “This time of year is great for layering because I can get away with wearing a down puffer and camo shirt jacket. A crisp wh, “This time of year is great for layering because I can get away, “This time of year is great for layering because I can get away with wearing a down puffer and camo shirt jacket. A crisp white shirt and off-white trainers are perfect transitional pieces, while a stylish rucksack holds all my photo gear.
I like the idea of wearing a fedora with trainers because it keep the look laid back while still looking sophisticated. Grey is a menswear standard so the whole look works well with my headphones from B&O PLAY.”
Born and raised in Brooklyn, Lougè is a self-taught creative force. After working on unpaid styling gigs, Lougè was unsure of how to start a career in fashion. His determination soon lead him into photography where he is able to produce and share content worldwide.
Born: Brooklyn, New York
Current City: Brooklyn, New York