Fashion Friday

Chad Clarke, Senior, Economics, 21

Style: Avante Garde

Fashion Icon(s): Frank Ocean, Jaden Smith (Twitter: @officialjaden), Tyler The Creator (Twitter: @tylerthecreator)

Biggest Fashion Tip: Don’t just buy expensive things to keep up with fashion trends, create your own style.

“If it’s your style, own it,” he said.

Where His Style Came From: Having a close relationship with his brother, who taught him fashion sense, is where his roots in fashion came from. When his brother started dating a renowned fashion designer, who happened to be behind the looks in Ariana Grande’s “thank u, next” video, he began branching out with his looks. He idolizes his brother's girlfriend for her ability to look past the gender on the label of clothes.

Go-to Winter Outfit: Turtleneck sweater with a marble knit scarf turned circle scarf, loafers and navy blue, tapered pants.