For a long time, logos were the brash indicator of wealth—so much so that when the ball finally dropped (and you couldn't walk a block without being assaulted with logo after luxury logo), the backlash was brutal. Minimalism is the new name of the game. While that is appealing, there is also something to be said of the logo item done right—in an ironic way or a quirky way or done with enough care and thought to put any "show-off" reactions to the side. Ahead: 10 items that are making us embrace the logoed-out look.
Alison Baitz is a freelance fashion and culture writer. When she's not busy chatting about online shopping or rooting out cool new designers, she's interviewing up-and-coming musicians or sampling food for articles and calling it research. She's proud to be a part of the DC-based food zine The Runcible Spoon. Yes, she is on Twitter: @itsmealison.