The penny loafers, the white socks, the dark jeans, the sunglasses--there's something about all of it together. Taken one at a time, everything he wore was classic (yes, even the epaulets), but with the potential to get boring or become overdone quickly. As an ensemble, though, wow. He made all of it completely fresh and completely his own. I dig that.
+white socks +white tank top. Obviously.