Sweater tied around the shoulders-popped collar. You looked at someone strangely if the collar wasn't popped.The typical "preppy" look! But I always did wear my collar up!
Inspiration from the boardgame [Operation] 44 Homemade Halloween Costumes for Adults
Prom attire for men. Bright colors dominated this preppy style, complete with the cotton-cashmere sweater tied around the shoulders.
100 Years of Beauty in USA (Men and Women) Definitely applies to the UK I reckon as well. In the UK at the moment girls cant get their underwear off quick enough if a guy has long hair and a beard!