Steal The Look: Patrick Bateman's Accessories From 'American Psycho'

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The cult-classic American Psycho is a favorite over here at the Airows HQ, and although the protagonist is a mentally unstable psychopath, he could dress pretty damn well. Here's a few of the accessories he wore throughout the movie that pretty much any man can pull off with ease---the classic but cool glasses, the timeless timepiece, and the all-business power tie. Have these things in your wardrobe and success will basically start following you around.

First up are these gloriously late 80’s frames. The line in the movie goes something like this… Patrick Bateman: “Paul Allen has mistaken me for this dickhead Marcus Halberstram. It seems logical because Marcus also works at P&P and in fact does the same exact thing I do and he also has a penchant for Valentino suits and Oliver Peoples glasses. Marcus and I even go to the same barber, although I have a slightly better haircut.” Well, Oliver Peoples brought that dapperness back with their vintage “Sir” series featuring various tortoiseshell glasses. Whether or not you’re a psychotic fictional character, they’re a solid look. You can buy them here for $440.

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His watch, of course, was the timeless and classic two-tone Rolex Datejust. It's a look that will never go out of style and looks great with pretty much any outfit. Pick one up here---you can sometimes find a vintage one for under $2,500.

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According to the novel, Patrick Bateman prefers Valentino ties. Although the exact one he sports in the movie isn't readily available, this similar one is and is currently on sale for just over $100.

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