Don’t Just Take It From Us. See What GQ Has To Say
Somewhere along the way, dad style got a bad rap. Maybe it was the not-really-any-fit jeans. Maybe it was the blinding white mall-walk-ready sneakers. Maybe it was the fact that your dad was wearing it.
"These days, add "dad" to anything—dad jeans, dad bod, dad style—and you're implying that it's not hip, hopelessly out of touch. Then again, look at things a little more closely and you might realize dad style isn't so off the mark. In fact, your old man's steez might have been predicting the future of menswear all along, pre-cog style. Maybe dad style is actually, on the low, the coolest style out there. We see your doubtful-face emoji and we understand that this sounds...unlikely, if not downright dubious. But we did the research."