There are very few guys that embody the modern definition of stylish swagger more than Justin Timberlake. And with this week’s news that he and Jessica Biel welcomed a new son into their family, he might have officially nabbed the title of the most stylish dad in America. You know it’s true—whether he’s in a full-on tuxedo standing next to Jay-Z or running to the store for more diapers in sweatpants, you can trust that this dude’s style is always going to be meticulously on point. Justin Timberlake’s sartorial eye is even more impressive when you consider where the guy came from—the monstrosities he wore back in the NSYNC days, the ramen noodle hair that will forever be in our consciousness thanks to the “It’s Gonna be May” meme—literally no one in 1997 thought that they’d be sweating that guy’s look 15 years later, which makes his transformation all the more remarkable. Justin Timberlake is the ultimate “before” and “after” of a makeover story he didn’t even realize he was participating in. It shows us that everyone has a fashion ground zero, even Timberlake. If Justin can bounce back from that denim-on-denim-on-denim couples outfit with Britney Spears and become a stylish mofo, so can you. Read on.
White Leather Mota Jacket, $100 at Kohl’s; White Oxford Shirt, $50 at Lands End; Olive Chinos, $40 at Uniqlo; Stitched-Edge Belt, $70 at J Crew; Navy Knit Tie, $25 at The Tie Bar; Marcus Boots, $315 at Grenson; Black Ray-Bans Wayfarers at Ray Ban