poped-header 7-6-2011

To pop? Or stop?

A look at the pluses and minuses of popping your collar.

Let’s address this immediately shall we? Having a popped or upturned collar is like flying a preppy flag. If you want to get people’s attention and make a statement about who you are, popping your collar is the way to go. But rarely does such a simple stylish act bring with it so much baggage. Here’s what you’re getting into should you pop yours.     Hoist the mainsail. Just as the button-down collar originated with polo players not wanting their collars to flap as they galloped along, the popped collar comes from a ... Read the full story »