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Mr. Mort On Airplane Hobbyist Style

For our Jack Spade + Barbour lookbook, we ventured out into the wilds of New Jersey to experience the RC airplane subculture, and to shoot our collection.

We also brought along the one-and-only Mordechai Rubinstein, aka Mr. Mort, garmentologist extraordinaire. He ended up photographing the airplane hobbyists that were our gracious hosts. If style is about doing your own thing, then these guys have it. Mr. Mort came back with some great images and this report. Hope you enjoy!

 

I loved the pins on his hat, that’s what I was initially drawn to.

 

Elasticized waistband on denim cargo shorts…

 

…with suspenders!

 

His cane. So much wear. Made for him.

 

The other dude seated had creased denim! You just don’t see this too much nowadays, but it’s around the Fashion Week corner. 

– Mr. Mort

 

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