2013 Best Dressed List
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Detroit Tigers Right fielder
Classic mixed with funky. “I call it up to date,” he says. “I have kids in college. I’ll never have them laughing and saying, ‘look at that old-school stuff Dad is wearing.’ ”
Majority of wardrobe is custom hand-tailored at Elevee. He works with a fashion stylist company called Alba, and also shops at Saks Fifth Avenue, Neiman Marcus, Louis Vuitton, and Ferragamo.
Elevee clothing, Louis Vuitton, and Breitling watches (“I collect watches,” he adds.)
“When I was coming up I had nothing. Dressing well wasn’t an option. As soon as I was able, I started shopping. That was in 1993 when I got a signing bonus with the [Minnesota] Twins. I went out and bought a bunch of outfits by Girbaud and a bunch of Jordans (gym shoes).”
“Go with dark shirts with lighter jeans and shoes that match the shirt. Better yet, look good, feel good, play good, pay good.”