The Best Menswear Shop in Oakland Expands

January 20, 2022

The Best Menswear Shop In Oakland Expands

About ten years ago, I was having dinner with a friend in Temescal, a neighborhood in North Oakland bordering Berkeley….

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Darn It: A Guide On How To Fix Holes in Sweaters

January 3, 2022

Darn It: A Guide On How To Fix Holes In Sweaters

As the weather outside has gotten chilly, many of us will find ourselves reaching for our favorite knitwear. But just…

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On the Pleasures and Perils of Matching Your Partner's Outfit

December 28, 2021

On The Pleasures And Perils Of Matching Your Partner’s Outfit

Some people love to match their clothes with their partners’ — others detest the idea, finding the effect twee, or…

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How to Dress for the Holidays

December 22, 2021

How To Dress For The Holidays

Karl Lagerfeld, the former Chanel creative director who dressed like he was on a heist, was as known for his…

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Put This On’s 2021 Holiday Gift Guide

December 7, 2021

Put This On’s 2021 Holiday Gift Guide

Hunting for the perfect gift can be stressful. Should you get something practical or sentimental? Something they can consume or…

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How To Choose Trousers for Any Sport Coat

November 23, 2021

How To Choose Trousers For Any Sport Coat

We’ve all been there before: you buy a sport coat that looked tremendous on the rack. You may have been…

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Paris Meridian: Arnys

November 15, 2021

Paris Meridian: Arnys

The following is an excerpt from the newly released book Swan Songs: Souvenirs of Paris Elegance, a book about a…

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Swan Songs: One of the Best Books on Classic Men's Style

November 8, 2021

Swan Songs: One Of The Best Books On Classic Men’s Style

About six years ago, I bought some kidskin gloves from Lavabre Cadet, one of the few boutique glovers left in…

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