Even for the most skilled dressers, assembling a killer outfit sometimes requires a little more inspiration than the average online shopping experience provides. Enter Roxana Altamirano, the genius behind Nerd Boyfriend, the style blog that offers step-by-step instructions for recreating ensembles worn by icons ranging from Ingmar Bergman to Willie Nelson. Now she's guest blogging on Details.com every week. Have a hero you want to see featured? Just leave a note in the comments, and we'll see what we can do.
My favorite part of eighties wealth-conscious style is the acceptance of the suit for almost any occasion. It's a given (but worth repeating) that a suit exudes confidence, class, and respect for one's image. Throw in some pale-colored accessories and Arthur's brash, boozy humor and you've got yourself sartorial success.