Street Style: Classic Knits

Street Style: Classic Knits
ESSENCE.COM Dec, 15, 2011

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Gardy St. Fleur wears an oatmeal cable knit and tweed hat — so classic.

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Ty Green wraps up in shades of grey knits.

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A man of many layers piles on multiple amazing knits.

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In full-on grandpa style, Lawrence Pearson wears a cardigan with tucked scarf.

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This entire look: hat, button-down sweater and satchel is pure “paper boy.”

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Chad Harris stands tall in a high-collared, marled knit sweater with draw strings.

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Mambu Bayolt is effortlessly cool in a layered pullover sweater and feathered fedora.

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Kazz Laiden goes classic in a beige knit pullover and Clark’s Wallabees.

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This knit sweater, hoodie hybrid Ludget Delcy wears takes classic elements like the toggle buttons and Fair Isle pattern and updates it.

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This chunky Nordic-style knit is absolutely timeless.

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Carl Ayers blends well in a marled grandpa-style cardigan.

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Jarret B wears this single-button stand-up collar with style.

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A Fair Isle knit mixed with plaid then topped with a bow tie is Funfere Konoye’s definition of style.

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Dennis Bodden is casually cool in a V-neck cardigan in Brooklyn, New York.

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Roy Simeon shows New York swag topping his elbow patched sweater with a Yankee fitted.

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Llamar Brison adds his own flavor to the quintessential school boy look in this sweater vest.

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In true Cosby style, Steven Onoja wears a waffle knit paired with khaki’s.

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Alec Lomami mixes and matches his Fair Isle button-up.

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This pullover is a unique color combination and Byrd wears his stripes well.

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Ludget Delcy’s patchwork knit gives this cardigan a vintage vibe. Loving the plaid mash-up.

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Ger Duany’s ribbed zip-up is a wardrobe staple.

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Chad Harris in New York City.

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Terry Messenger in New York City.

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Danjuma Carter in New York City.

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Asif Khadir in New York City.

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Meech Gold in New York City.

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Steve Brathwaite in New York City.