September has finally come, so your ultra-chunky pullovers and elbow-patched professor coats could reasonably re-emerge from summer storage any day now. Stumped how to pump some updated spunk into these perennial pieces? A suave new style story from this month’s Popeye magazine is ripe with inspiration, pairing countryside classics with more daring duds to consider copping for this season. As photographed by Junji Taha, the plaid wool jumpsuit, quilted dress short, and felted wool necktie are but some of the punchier pieces Popeye has eyed for enlivening your autumn ensembles.
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