He didn't want to get into darker colours just yet, so he chose the transitional (and some would say more feminine) pink. Dante in pink only serves to enhance his mancatliness, however.
His dusty pink felt fedora with gray band and feathers is more suited to the cooler weather, while his pink, white and black striped bowtie gives him a rather cheerful appearance.
Never was there a mancat more dappurr and dashing -- or, as it turns out -- more tickled pink!
(Note: Hat feathers come in handy if you, too, are desirous of a good old-fashioned tickle.)
"Duck feddahs ain't too bad eithah!"