Like how a new scarf, a new coat, a new pair of boots and some new jeans would be so perfect right about now.
Probably puts other things in perspective, too.
But for now, what’s important is that Notre, a new place of body-covering excellence, opens tomorrow in Andersonville. (See the slideshow here.)
It’s a laid-back spot with dark woods and a big leather sofa and clothing. It’s not hung up on any particular style, either. Heritage-ness from Red Wing. Contemporary-ness from Opening Ceremony. Snowflake-print-shirt... ness from Gitman Vintage.
So you’ll go. You’ll shop. You’ll mix. You’ll match. You’ll be stronger for it.
You’ll also need this cheat sheet...
From Belgium: The Stephan Schneider album scarf.
What it says about you: You enjoy being not-cold.
From France: The Maison Kitsuné MFMK hoodie.
What it says about you: You may, in fact, be Jay Z.
From LA: The Band of Outsiders Fair Isle sweater.
What it says about you: You don’t RSVP to ugly-sweater parties.
From Chicago: The Chicago Candle Co. Irish Coffee Stout candles.
What it says about you: No idea. Coffee stout candles, though.