Style Scout: Garrett Rathbone

Wednesday, July 2, 2014


Clothing details: Vans Era Pros, $50, White Chocolate; Vox Footwear socks, $15 for a three-pack; LRG shorts, free; Baseball tee, free; Glassy sunglasses, $15, White Chocolate.

Name: Garrett Rathbone

Age: 24

Hometown: McPherson

Time in Lawrence: Three years

Relationship status: It’s complicated.

Occupation: Web developer

Dream job: Being able to travel and to skateboard

What were you doing when scouted? Going to Minsky’s

Describe your style: I like dressing presentable. That’s what my dad taught me.

Fashion trends you love: I like slim-fit clothing and skateboarding styles. I also like baseball tees.

Fashion trends you hate: Mom butt jeans

Fashion influences: Mainly skateboard culture. A lot of skateboard companies make fantastic clothing. They’re usually well-made and stylish.

What would you like to see more or less of in Lawrence? More people wearing suits. Nothing comes to mind for less of.

Tattoos or piercings: Yes, just a personal tattoo

Whom do people say you look like? My friend Weston

What type of music do you like? Rock and roll and classic rock. I’ll listen to Kesha too.

Tell us a secret: "Grease" is a great show!