This week's Fashionisto has transformed his style from college to cosmopolitan since coming to New York City. Inspired by an urban environment and the styles buzzing through streets and sidewalks, Junior Danny Chediak began integrating this inspiration into his wardrobe. This week Chediak pairs classic slim-fit denim with suede sneakers and an army-inspired coat. Layered over an easygoing flannel and a gray graphic tee, this classroom-ready ensemble offers casual comfort without resorting to sweatpants.

Name: Danny Chediak

Major: Finance

Year: Junior

CollegeFashionista: Where do you usually look to for style inspiration?

Danny Chediak: Just being in New York City, I get to see what other people are wearing. You get ideas from other people's outfits and you just want to try them for yourself.

CF: If you had to whittle down your wardrobe to five pieces, what would they be?

DC: A solid pair of sneakers, a comfortable flannel, a good tee, a durable pair of jeans and a nice coat.

CF: What is the best style advice you've ever received?

DC: You just have to like what you're wearing, like what you're in.

CF: Has living in New York City influenced your style at all?

DC: Definitely. Being here has made me dress more urban. Just being here is a very urban atmosphere in itself. You get to see how to wear simple things in different ways that you don't normally think of.

How To: Get this Fashionisto's look by layering a neutral graphic tee under a colorful flannel. Pair with slim-fit denim and leather lace-up sneakers for a never-fail everyday look.

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