Unstructured construction (no canvas, no shoulder padding) is ideal for stiffer fabrics like seersucker, and wears much cooler than a canvassed (or even worse—fused) jacket. This is the ultimate spring suit. Can be dressed down with jeans and sneakers, or dressed up as a suit with tie. It can even be machine washed.
San Antonio Cocktail Conference cocktail contest. I know it’s a terrible faux pas to wear a vest without the jacket, but all the bartenders do it.
2 oz blood orange juice
2 oz spiced rum infused with Earl Grey tea
I didn’t win, but I thought it was a damn good drink.