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8 Men’s Street Style Instagram Accounts You Need To Follow

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8 Men’s Street Style Instagrams You Need To Follow
We think a lot of men view street style like fine art – beautiful to look at, but impossible to replicate and probably unattainable. Are we saying that achieving impeccable street style is impossible? No, but it ain’t easy. That’s why we’ve compiled a list of eight men’s street style Instagram accounts that you’ve just GOT to follow if you want to learn from the pros and master your own personal style.

Street Style ≠ Streetwear

First, it’s important to note the difference between street style and streetwear. Streetwear, which looks a lot like this, is saturated with a mix of graphic tees, rare sneakers, custom bomber jackets and of course, the ever-present Supreme logo. Streetwear really is, for the most part, unattainable because part of what makes something worthy of the name is that it’s rare. Streetwear, taken to the extreme, is like fine art – valuable because it’s so hard to get your hands on it.

Men’s street style, on the other hand, is a more cultivated approach to dressing. It relies less on branded logos, and more on a thoughtful blend of pieces a man probably already owns – his dad’s vintage linen suit, an expensive top coat, a cozy scarf, sunglasses from college, a pinstripe suit, ultimate layering tees and turtlenecks, etc.

This must-follow Instagram list is not about over-the-top style but rather a group of photographers who showcase men whose style tells a story about them. Here are the accounts you should be following to get street-style inspired:

1

George Elder

Follow if…Nick Wooster is your spirit animal.


2

Mr. Cavcou

Follow if…you’re Mr. Sophisticated.


3

Mr. Tuft

Follow if…your street style has no boundaries.


4

Pier Nicola Bruno

Follow if…you may or may not have just stepped off the runway.


5

Pier Nicola Bruno

Follow if…you can throw a sartorial punch.


6

Tommy Ton

Follow if…you want to look like you just came from Pitti.


7

The Sartorialist

Follow if…you aspire to be on the pages of GQ.


8

Sunflowerman

Follow if…you consider street style fine art too.


Following these men’s street style accounts on Instagram is just the start of upping your street style cred. Eager to try out what you’ve learned? Start with this primer on pulling off a classic street style look: How To Wear Double-Breasted Suits Like A Street Style Icon. And while you’re at it, make sure to follow Black Lapel on Instagram too.
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4 thoughts on “8 Men’s Street Style Instagram Accounts You Need To Follow”

  1. Great list. All well deserved spots. Been following Cavcou for a while already :)

    1. Black Lapel says:

      We’re happy you approve and hopefully we prompted you to start following a few more!

  2. Awesome list but you forgot to add @thebespokengentleman

    1. Thanks, Henry. There are lots of accounts that didn’t make this list but are still well done (like yours). By the way, we’d love to see some pics of you in Black Lapel on your Instagram. Hint, hint.

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