Both Sides Now: Intarsia and Other Knits

October 18, 2019

Both Sides Now: Intarsia And Other Knits

I don’t think well in three dimensions — moving a sofa up or down a set of winding stairs is…

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Room Service: Clothing-Related Hotel Hacks

October 11, 2019

Room Service: Clothing-Related Hotel Hacks

Early in my career, I traveled around the Northeast to high schools and college fairs as an admissions officer for…

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It's a Short Season for Long Sleeves with Short Pants

October 7, 2019

It’s A Short Season For Long Sleeves With Short Pants

When summer is at its sweaty zenith, or winter its dark, shivering nadir, you don’t really have to make many…

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Area Men Struggle to Find New Ways to Freak Out Squares

September 27, 2019

Area Men Struggle To Find New Ways To Freak Out Squares

Area man Todd Frazer, 24, knew he was in trouble when he was offered the position of Software Development Engineer…

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How to Read Japanese Fashion Magazines Online

September 20, 2019

How To Read Japanese Fashion Magazines Online

Even in the era of unlimited content, you can run out of interesting things to read pretty quickly, especially when…

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Inspiration from Emma Thompson in Late Night

September 13, 2019

Inspiration From Emma Thompson In Late Night

When it comes to style inspiration in film, we often look to older movies or stories set in the past,…

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Getting Radical: Q+A with Noah’s Brendon Babenzien

August 29, 2019

Getting Radical: Q+A With Noah’s Brendon Babenzien

Aggressiveness often softens with time. It’s students who protest; young people who start bands and throw bricks. The older people…

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Shopping for Vintage Graphic Tshirts

August 22, 2019

Shopping For Vintage Graphic Tshirts

When a trend crests, it’s often pretty clear who’s been riding the wave for years and who’s trying to hop…

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White Hot Glistening Shadowy Flows: A Playlist for August

August 15, 2019

White Hot Glistening Shadowy Flows: A Playlist For August

It’s Friday night. Good friends are on their way, light beer and cheap wine are on ice, fine cheeses and…

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Take the Heat: Summer Sucks for Clothes

August 9, 2019

Take The Heat: Summer Sucks For Clothes

The Washington Post has been publishing a series this season debunking the supposed joys of summer. Fashion critic Robin Givhan…

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What You Can Really Afford: A Decent Belt

August 5, 2019

What You Can Really Afford: A Decent Belt

I love wearing things into the ground. Like many guys, I repair my jeans (or pay someone more qualified to…

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It’s 2019 and You Still Need a Navy Blazer

July 29, 2019

It’s 2019 And You Still Need A Navy Blazer

Consider the neti pot. If you’ve never used one, a neti pot is a small ceramic pot, with a narrow…

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Jazz Style Behind the Scenes: Photographs of Milt Hinton

July 19, 2019

Jazz Style Behind The Scenes: Photographs Of Milt Hinton

Good style rarely happens in a vacuum — you can build personal style, but when it comes to icon status,…

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Before the Bad Boys: Inspiration from Wimbledon in the Early 1970s

July 11, 2019

Before The Bad Boys: Inspiration From Wimbledon In The Early 1970s

Wimbledon might be the most photogenic event in sports. A game focused on one-on-one competition; clean white sportswear against green…

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What to Do with Your Hands in Photographs

July 3, 2019

What To Do With Your Hands In Photographs

It’s tempting to make building style a mechanical exercise, especially when you first start paying attention to your clothes. Find…

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