New Old-School Cool
You don't have Hogan's swing, Player's stamina or Nicklaus' private jet, but you can steal their styles.
By Woody Hochswender
The look: Ben Hogan.
The basics: Cardigan, full-cut wool trousers, argyle socks and dark saddle shoes.
This look's for you if ... Your idea of a perfect fall day is tee time at noon and 'tini time at 4:30.
How to update it: Beige cardigan sweater in wool with a white cotton-blend stand-up collar golf shirt, both by J.Lindeberg ($259 and $75, respectively). Houndstooth wool pants by Bobby Jones ($295).Cotton argyle socks by Alan Flusser ($45). Shoes: Classic Saddle GTX by ECCO ($200).
2 of 3Walter Iooss Jr.
The look: Jack Nicklaus, post-Fat Jack and neo-Golden Bear.
The basics: Colors and patterns that accentuated his trimmer self.
This look's for you if ... You're good looking and fit enough to wear anything you damned well please.
How to update it: Blue zigzag print mercerized Egyptian cotton shirt by Greg Norman ($85). White "ClimaCool" trousers and belt, both by Adidas ($75 and $50, respectively). Shoes: Classics Tour by FootJoy ($325).
3 of 3Bettman/Corbis
The look: Gary Player.
The basics: Black anything.
This look's for you if ... You can't be bothered worrying if this matches with that. Or you really dug that Lee Van Cleef look in The Good, the Bad and the Ugly.
How to update it: Black zip-front stretch-cotton knit jacket and stretchcotton trousers with ventilation panels, both by RLX Golf by Polo/Ralph Lauren ($375 and $95, respectively). "Dry Tec" Mock T by Cutter & Buck ($80). Shoes: Powerband by Adidas ($140).
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