Menswear Mondays: Old Major host Connery Charon on his summer fashion
Sometimes street style can be subtle, while at other times it is over-the-top. When we spotted him downtown, Connery Charon's style was an unusual mix of both. Keep reading to learn his style mantra, where he shops, and his favorite accessory.
All photos by Mauricio Rocha
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Spotted at: 15th and Court streets.
Profession: Head host at Old Major restaurant.
Favorite film: Lost in Translation.
2013 jam: Tina Turner's "Nutbush City Limits."
Style inspirations/icons: Anything eastern European, and also island, tropical wear mixed with European wear.
Favorite color: Dark blue.
Favorite accessory: My septum nose ring. I've had it for four months now.
Style mantra: Aw, fuck it.
Shops at: Buffalo Exchange and Top Shop online.
Style analysis: Charon paints a subtle style with the gray tones in his shirt and shorts. His accessories -- including a brown bag, black aviator shades and black suede boots -- make a strong statment. Even though he's a Denver native, his laid-back, nonchalant style for summer has echoes of eastern Europe.
Don't be afraid to take fashion advice from other cultures, Denver.