In 1980. the Official Preppy Handbook hit bookstore shelves creating a greater awareness of that polo-driven, khaki-sporting, loafer-stepping scene. The book was a tongue-in-cheek view of prep school attire worn by the so called “rich” of the northeast and those who aspired to be like them.
Before & After
The colors pink and green will never be the same.
Today, not only is a sequel to the book in the works focusing on a more modern day version of the original bestseller, but these classic styles for Spring have taken a new twist. In many cases a relaxed, bohemian beat has been added to soften and complement the subculture styles of yesterday.
Chambray Skirt/Floral Sequin Skirt @ J Crew in Greenwich, Stamford, Westport, Fairfield, New Canaan, New Haven, Trumbull, Danbury