Online Extra: Man of Style John Perkins

By Sarah Stallmann
In Style

A man of style both in and out of the kitchen, John Perkins whips up both farm-to-table fare and a healthy dose of enviable fashion sense as the owner of Central West End eatery Juniper.

Photo by Wesley Law.

Photo by Wesley Law.

ALIVE: Describe your personal style?
JP: Classic, casual, understated; nothing that needs to be ironed. I like the color blue, especially “Carolina Blue.”

ALIVE: What are a few of your wardrobe staples?
JP: Jeans, a scarf when it’s cold, Baldwin Jeans, socks, and St. Louis hat from East + West.

ALIVE: Do you have a style icon you look up to?
JP: My father taught me about clothing and fabrics. He was always well dressed—an English country gentleman.

Read the full story in ALIVE’s November issue, on stands now!

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