If you frequent the style or art-inspired corners of the Internet, you’ve likely seen at least a photo of Nick Wooster. He’s a mainstay on street style blogs and is pretty much the definition of a vestiary badass. He flawlessly incorporates tailored, professional clothes and a flat-out rugged look (think Jon Hamm). The combination of rugged and professional may seem like a contradiction, but Wooster consistently pulls it off in a wearable and practical way. No doubt his stints at Calvin Klein, Ralph Lauren, and as the Creative Director at JC Penny sharpened and refined his in-demand aesthetic.
About two years ago at Project Wooster 3, we had the opportunity to sit down and talk with the street style legend about his disdain for trends, his love for Supreme and Zippos, and his desire to open a store. Watch the video above and learn something.
And if that’s still not enough for you, check our interview with him from 2011:
If you share Wooster’s love for camo, look no further. Vans got you: