Birthday Boy

The Kentucky Gent, a Louisville, Kentucky based men's fashion and lifestyle blogger, shows his twenty fifth birthday style in Polo Ralph Lauren, Mott & Bow, and Cole Haan. Polo Ralph Lauren Sweater (similar here) //  Mott & Bow Jeans // Cole Haan Slip On Shoes // Giles & Brother Cuff

Where has the time gone. I feel like it was just yesterday that I was making plans to celebrate my 24th birthday at Loop 22, and this Saturday I turn 25. As I look back over the last year of my life I’m incredibly proud of the man who I’ve grown into, but I have a feeling that 2015 will be my best one yet.

Some things I learned in my 24th year

  • Real friends are hard to come by
  • The more successful you are, the more people will try to bring you down
  • Smile often, it makes people wonder what you’re up to 
  • Learn to keep some (most) things to yourself
  • Life’s short, make the most of it
  • Your greatest adventure lies outside your comfort zone
  • Last but not least, don’t let anyone tell you that you can’t do anything

 

Y’all know I’m not one to dress up, so this is about as good as it gets to celebrate my big day (only cause my birthday suit isn’t exactly blog appropriate.) If you’re in the Louisville area come out to Play on Saturday to ring in my 25th year with me! I plan on hitting up the 12 o’clock show + doing a little dancing before calling it a night. I’d love to see some familiar faces to help me celebrate. 

The Kentucky Gent, a Louisville, Kentucky based men's fashion and lifestyle blogger, shows his twenty fifth birthday style in Polo Ralph Lauren, Mott & Bow, and Cole Haan. The Kentucky Gent, a Louisville, Kentucky based men's fashion and lifestyle blogger, shows his twenty fifth birthday style in Polo Ralph Lauren, Mott & Bow, and Cole Haan. The Kentucky Gent, a Louisville, Kentucky based men's fashion and lifestyle blogger, shows his twenty fifth birthday style in Polo Ralph Lauren, Mott & Bow, and Cole Haan. The Kentucky Gent, a Louisville, Kentucky based men's fashion and lifestyle blogger, shows his twenty fifth birthday style in Polo Ralph Lauren, Mott & Bow, and Cole Haan. The Kentucky Gent, a Louisville, Kentucky based men's fashion and lifestyle blogger, shows his twenty fifth birthday style in Polo Ralph Lauren, Mott & Bow, and Cole Haan. The Kentucky Gent, a Louisville, Kentucky based men's fashion and lifestyle blogger, shows his twenty fifth birthday style in Polo Ralph Lauren, Mott & Bow, and Cole Haan. The Kentucky Gent, a Louisville, Kentucky based men's fashion and lifestyle blogger, shows his twenty fifth birthday style in Polo Ralph Lauren, Mott & Bow, and Cole Haan.

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  • Loving this look! I need to get my husband some of those shoes!
    Emily
    http://www.fashioncolumntwins.com

    • So glad I picked those shoes up. I’d definitely recommend talking him into a pair!

  • Guest

    Happy early Birthday! Love this look and those shoes!

  • miranda

    Happy birthday!

    Xo,
    Miranda

  • Happy birthday!

  • “Your greatest adventure lies outside your comfort zone”

    Words to live by. I’ve learned this recently as well. You have a beautiful blog and a great sense of style. You sort of remind me of *gulp* Ryan Gosling. Keep up the awesome work!

    • Haha, thank you! Looking like him is a compliment I’ll take any day.

  • Josh,
    Happy late Birthday! I commented on this 3 days ago but for some reason it put that I was a guest. Hope your day was super special.

    – Nicole