G.H. Bass has reinvented its trademark Weejun loafers, which date back to the 30s, and which guys in the 50s apparently accessorized with dimes (then the cost of a phone call) before pennies eventually took their place. That history is courtesy of GQ, which fully endorses the new shoes in its March issue for being “more fashionable without being too fashion-forward,” not to mention their smart retail price of just $125. Agreed. [GQ]
If you can’t make it to Opening Ceremony, keep an eye out for the featured Dover model on Zappos.com.
Opening Ceremony – 35 Howard St between Broadway & Crosby – 212-219-2688 – Map