Your parents may find it easier to accept your stylish self if you point out there's precedent for it. Maybe mom used to take you shopping at the mall's best shops, or maybe dad was on his suit tie game way before Justin Timberlake met a tailor. Perhaps it goes back even further than that, and grandpa was a dead ringer for Roger Sterling on Mad Men. On the other side of the coin, maybe your steez comes from a badass uncle with a penchant for Harleys and motorcycle jackets instead.
7. Say that it "might run in the family"