BLOGLOVIN': ALEX ATKINS, THE MR. ESSENTIALIST
GET TO KNOW THE MR. ESSENTIALIST
ALEX WEARING ALEXANDER WANG
It's been a while since I've had the pleasure of
. I first started corresponding with
upon joining the
. After a recent meet up here in Los Angeles and bonding over our love for high-end, contemporary street labels, such as
Commes des Garcon
, I knew a style profile of Alex would be inevitable.
Alex has such a knack for juxtaposing hard-to-find, vintage pieces with trendy street-wear; his outfit pictorials are truly a goldmine for inspiration, especially if you're on the hunt for a worthwhile thrift. His style is simultaneously effortless, cool, laid-back, minimal AND accessible all at once -- an incredible feat to pull off if you ask me! On top of that, Alex rocks
like no other. Yes, you read that correctly.
In addition to being a stylish, San Franciscan transplant, he can tell you all about
. A man that can dress and give you a lesson on beauty? Alex is, indeed, a rare breed in of himself.
All photographs from Mr. Essentialist