Timothee Chalamet is both a fashion icon for our age—defying all stereotypes, soaring above cliches like a freaking fashion eagle—and a soothsayer for the moment, with just the right outfit to knock us slightly off our rockers. Like, remember when he went suiting casual, but brooch formal, to the Oscars? Or when he wore Sterling Ruby’s paint-spattered S.R. Studio LA. CA overalls to promote a movie? These are the kinds of outfits that move people young and old to tears. I am personally taping pics of these fits to my windows—images facing out, to keep my neighbors inspired in these trying times.
So in this time of isolation, of staying at home, of course Chalamet has emerged once more as the directional dresser of the moment. On Monday, he strolled through Notting Hill in a perfect Social Isolation Constitutional Fit. Notting Hill is the London