I was wondering where my current prep style fixation came from and then I remembered being a teenager in the 90s: Banana Republic selling blazers, J. Peterman selling literal jodhpurs, the GAP KHAKIS ADS:

(All images from a fantastic single-interest blog collecting Gap playlists and print images.)


Daughter Judy released a new pants pattern with perfect timing for all my nostalgia, so guess what I’m making next: