Although the career of Jimmie Johnson, the seven-time Monster Energy Nascar Cup Series champion, can be based on speed, he can be not one for fast fashion. Rather, the El Cajon, Calif., native has gravitated to the old basics, he said, calling via Aspen, Colo., where he features a home. (He also has places in fresh York City in addition to also Charlotte, N.C.) As racing season heats up, Mr. Johnson, 41, can be looking to stay cool, yet polished, with the help of a few trusty pieces.
Suit My preferred suit can be actually fire-retardant. nevertheless which’s a jumpsuit. Otherwise, Zegna suits are a great starting point. I seem to have a great collection, via tuxedos to casual. I found out they fit great right off the rack; This specific was just through trial in addition to also error.
Jeans Especially on the track, I’m in jeans all the time. I’ve worn additional brands, nevertheless I’ve always gone back to Levi’s. I found a cut which fits me well: the Matchstick slim straight. This specific’s on the skinnier side, nevertheless, at the same time, This specific’s comfortable. During the hot summer months on the racetracks, finding the right-fitting jean which’s not ultra-baggy can be important.
Shirt I have a solid lineup of oxfords by Dries Van Noten. My wife can be definitely from the know. I think many men are like me, in which we have very little patience for shopping. She’s been very strategic in curating my closet without me putting in a ton of work. Gitman Brothers can be another brand which makes great button-downs. They kind of go with anything. For me, solids are safe; stripes are safe. I stick in which realm. in addition to also I generally wear black, blue, white, in addition to also I mix in some spring colors when appropriate.
Jacket I always have these with me: nonwrinkle sport coats by Brunello Cucinelli. They’re in a summer weight, which can be key. Racing from the South, This specific’s humid. There are definitely certain fabrics which show sweat in addition to also perspiration immediately. This specific’s about finding the right breathable materials. These sport coats also truly don’t wrinkle, in addition to also they go with everything. I have them in blue, navy in addition to also a gray.
Shoes I grew up in Southern California, so This specific’s tough to keep me out of sneakers. Vans are what I wear most often, in addition to also I’m in them right currently. I’m also a fan of Common Projects. They have a nice clean line, in addition to also they even go which has a blazer. They have great range.
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