Ways to Wear a Shacket

The “shacket”–a portmanteau of shirt and jacket–is less a hybrid of the two, and more a catchall term for buttoned garments that straddle the public and the private. Just as pandemic blur erased the line between days and months, gone is the practical difference between a shirt and a jacket. If you never leave the house, eventually everything becomes innerwear.…

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Chateau Parka

J. Crew Chateau Parka in Stadium Cloth | UGG Classic Earmuff with Speaker Technology (also here) | Kate Spade Plaid Blanket Scarf | UGG Classic Smart Leather Gloves | Zara Sweater | Gap 1969 Legging Jeans | See by Chloé Poya Satchel | H&M Boots While wandering about town last weekend, I spotted no fewer than a dozen Chateau Parkas…

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Review: J. Crew Chateau Parka in Stadium-Cloth

It’s outerwear review season again! First up is the J. Crew Chateau Parka, which sold like hotcakes last year and has been brought back in eleven (!!!) colors this year. The navy pictured here is from 2014 and is, surprisingly, not a color that is available this year. There’s a lot to like about the Chateau Parka; the swing A-line…

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