Man Crush Monday: James Wisniewski

Staff Writer
Columbus Monthly

The Blue Jackets have some serious off-the-icestyle. So each Monday during the month of February, we're bringing you a new #ManCrushMonday blog featuring a new player. Meet him and learn all about his favorite local shops, eats and more. Watch these guys strut down the runway at the Black Tie Blue Jackets Style Showon Feb. 25.Today, meetJames Wisniewski.

[Editor's note: James Wisniewski is a defenseman and wears #21 for the Columbus Blue Jackets. A native of Canton, Michigan, he currently is tied for 11thout of all NHL defensemen in points-per-game.]

Name:James Wisniewski

Age: 30 in a month

Twitter: @JamesWisniewski

Go-to look: jeans, a v-neck, gold chain, diamond pendant, diamond-coated dog tags (in homage of my grandfather), nice shoes (depending on the season). In the winter, I add a fur jacket.

Favorite places to shop: Saks Fifth Avenue, Nordstrom and John Varvatos

Biggest style splurge: watches, jackets and overcoats (I own two shearling jackets), shoes and accessories. I have a couple pairs of Prada, Gucci & Louis Vuitton shoes.

Well-worn favorite: William Rast & Chip and Pepper jeans

Favorite accessory: a nice jacket

Travel essentials: shoes, iPad, Netflix (I like the war documentaries.)

Sleepwear: Lululemon

Favorite cologne: Creed

Boxers or briefs: boxers

Stubble or clean-shaven: stubble

Morning or night: both

Bare feet or socks: depends on the season-socks in the winter, bare feet in the summer

Can't-miss TV show: Shameless, Game of Thrones, Californication, Walking Dead

Last movie you watched: Lone Survivor

Magazine subscriptions: GQ, DuPont Registry, Sports Illustrated, Maxim

On your iPod: country

In your tummy: my wife's cooking

Drink of choice: red wine

What you drive: G55 Mercedes, Escalade, and I have a S63 Mercedes

Passions: golf (scratch handicap)