Tuesday, September 9, 2008

The Interview - Got this from Aziz

Quantity Surveyor for a Developer / Construction Firm that requires detail calculations and figure accounts.

Best Sartorial advice from your parents?

"Cheap stuff wont last long..When u pay cheap, please expect to get dirt". I believe this in a way..especially when it comes to leather goods.

Style icons

Currently, Ed Westwick of Gossip Girl, David Beckham and Johny Depp.

Describe your personal style

Im more into solid colors, monochromatic, now venturing into plaids, and color block. Smart casual, clean cut lines with tailored polished outfits.

I build my daily look around...
My shoes & pants, and what's on my itinerary that day.

Personal Style quirk

I dont like wearing cuff links.

Favorite designers

Miuccia Prada, Bottega Venetta, Fendi, Justin Timberlake's William Rast line, & Dolce & Gabbana's formal wear, Ralph Lauren, Hugo Boss, Tom Ford.

Most cherished item

My Prada shoes..all 6 of them..

I feel best wearing...?

A well tailored dress shirt..at any occasion..day or nite..im born to live wearing a shirt as compared to a tshirt..

The first thing I look at in another Sartorialist's outfit ...

The fit..then the cut..then the color..then finally the material.

I always break this fashion rule.

Never mix formals with casuals..like wearing a long sleeve shirt tucked in a 3 quarter shorts. I think its fabulously sexy.
Laceys with shorts.

I never break this fashion rule.

Plaid pants with plaid or printed shirts together...its MESSY people..

Never caught wearing?

Anything monogrammed, anything orange, anything brightly colored, and sleeveless t-shirt.

Most underrated item in menswear?

Collar stay.

Dress to impress who?

Myself first, second comes public..its a public service to portray good coordination outfits to prevent public from eye sores & unnecessary vomits.

Shine your own shoes?

Always..weekly ritual.

Favorite stores?

Prada for shoes, Gucci for belts, Fendi for accessories, Zara for clothes, & F.O.S for hidden treasured rejected designer shirts.

Your next "must have" purchase?

Either the Louis Vuitton patent leather sneakers (RM1,850), the Prada mocassin (RM1,850), the Hermes bracelet (RM2,050), the Bottega Venetta mocassins (RM2,800) or Gucci belt (RM1,050). *I wonder why all these prices have that ,050 behid em..hmm..*

I only buy __________ in Europe.

Off-season items & chocolates

I skimp when buying ...

Shirts and accessories.

I splurge on.....

Shoes & belts..what else.

Favorite item of clothing

Dress shirts plain or patterned.

Guilty pleasure

Patent leather shoes.

Best cologne, skincare?

Men's scent : Any fragrances from Ralph Lauren, Calvin Klien, Bvlgari, Prada & Tom Ford.

Skin Care : I use Nivea for men & Olay total effects. Skin in no bad condition to use complicated products.

Most stylish city (Milan, Paris, London, New York, other)

London & Jakarta.

When I was in high school I wore?

My mums perfume to school everyday..and smell all girly..how pathetic!


Table tennis & swimming. End of story.

Favorite fashion magazine?

Look at the right side of my blog.

Favorite vacation spot?

Any cities in the world with the best malls and factory outlets.

Favorite neighborhood restaurant?

The C. Club & Little Penang Cafe.