Last fashion week I was fortunate to meet legendary menswear icon Nick Wooster near Milk Studios. I’ve always wanted to photograph him as I know my blog skews heavily towards women’s fashion. It’s not that I don’t appreciate men’s fashion, it’s that I find it easier to approach and photograph women.
There’s something intimidating about a man who knows how to dress. In Chicago, they tend to be important people who aren’t as receptive to street-style photographers as well-dressed women are. Men at fashion week are different, and being photographed outside the shows is a way for them to raise their profile in a way that private citizens aren’t interested in.
So for all my male readers – and women who love stylish guys – here you go…