Look closely, stylish young things, and you'll see your future self here. These elderly gentlemen of New York City have not traded in their finer threads for bland, geriatric duds, and they could teach you #normcore followers a thing or two about fashion. Do not be afraid of a little color, fine hats, corduroy suits, or even a well-appointed boutonniere, and behold our tried and true fashion icons:

The photos are from an Instagram account called Fashion Grandpas, reportedly started by a fashion PR exec, Christina Belchere, "who says her own style of dressing has even been influenced by the grandpas she snaps... the style advice is real & no joke." [via MessynessyChic]