Sometimes it's not what you wear it's how you wear it. By James tucking his jumper into his trousers he has created a look. The added belt is simply decorative but draws your attention to the tucked on waist. The duck egg blue socks work well with the boat shoes. James has made a preppy look of chinos, sweater and shirt into something edgier simply by tucking his sweater in.
Everything American Apparel apart from belt and shoes which are both vintage