To mark the first installment of a new series of Buyer’s Picks sales, we’re shining a little light on Julia Liu, the lady behind today’s stylish assortment of clothes, accessories, and footwear on Gilt Man. Here, she fills us in on everything from her favorite libation to the one thing she thinks every guy should own.
Hometown: Saratoga Springs, NY
Desert island record: At Dawn by My Morning Jacket
Currently Reading: Alternating between the Steve Jobs biography and, shamefully, 50 Shades of Grey
All-Time Favorite Movie: Back to the Future
Last Concert I Saw: The Killers last night in the Bronx
Favorite Meal: Akamaru modern ramen, pork buns, and shishito peppers along with a Yuzu sake cocktail at Ippudo in NY
How a Guy Should Dress: Confidently
Go-To Drink: Moscow Mule
Style Icon: Carine Roitfeld
Biggest Men’s Style Pet Peeve: Ill-fitting clothes
Favorite Piece in My Sale: Band of Outsiders red buffalo check sport shirt
Summer or Fall? Summer for fun, fall for fashion
Every Guy Should Own A: Versatile deconstructed sport coat that can be worn day or night
Travel Essential: I’m not a light packer so everything is essential. I guess I never leave without my iPad.
To Me, Great Style Is: Effortless