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Q & Answer: Office Appropriate Backpacks?

February 12, 2018

Q & Answer: Office Appropriate Backpacks?

Kai writes: I’ve been using briefcases for years now, and I have a really nice one from Linjer. Unfortunately age (or…

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How to Do (Creative) Business Casual

January 5, 2017

How To Do (Creative) Business Casual

Sadly, despite me having spent all Tuesday writing a post about how to do business casual, some readers were disappointed….

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How To Do Business Casual Without Looking Like a Schmuck

January 4, 2017

How To Do Business Casual Without Looking Like A Schmuck

It’s never been harder to figure out how to dress for work. A generation ago, the average office uniform was…

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The Great Khaki Pants-Off

November 19, 2015

The Great Khaki Pants-Off

My favorite non-denim pants? Probably a pair of vintage Christmas-y faux-patchwork from Brooks Brothers. The cut is objectively bad but…

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Shorts with Dignity: Legitimately Possible?

August 5, 2015

Shorts With Dignity: Legitimately Possible?

It’s a debate that’s rehashed every summer: should men wear short pants in public? I thought we’d settled it: yes,…

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Worse Than Business Casual? A Shirtsleeves Operation

May 5, 2015

Worse Than Business Casual? A Shirtsleeves Operation

***Potential Mad Men spoilers ahead*** Over its 8-year run, AMC’s Mad Men has wielded its considerable sartorial influence mostly through…

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Real People: Unassailable Combinations

November 15, 2013

Real People: Unassailable Combinations

People pity the poor peahen, forever in the shadow of her showier suitors, but I prefer to think she lives…

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Q & Answer: Can I Wear A Suit Without A Tie?

October 30, 2013

Q & Answer: Can I Wear A Suit Without A Tie?

John asks: I work for a large multinational company. I see a lot of management, including C-level execs, wearing jackets…

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Glenn O'Brien on mastering business casual

September 13, 2010

Glenn O’Brien On Mastering Business Casual

1. Get a soft-shouldered cotton sports jacket. I buy them whenever I see them. They’re pliable, comfy, and easy to…

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Put This On Episode 3: Work

August 24, 2010

Put This On Episode 3: Work

iTunes / Vimeo / YouTube Clothing Credits Funding Credits Related Posts (Source: https://player.vimeo.com/)

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join the fun-makers and wear your Flip-Flops tomorrow, and EVERY Friday this summer.

June 24, 2010

Join The Fun-makers And Wear Your Flip-Flops Tomorrow, And EVERY Friday This Summer.

It’s almost the end of the week, and there’s no better way to celebrate the weekend than to start early!!!!…

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Nice and Casual

June 14, 2010

Nice And Casual

mrsartorial: Jim Nelson, Editor-in-Chief of GQ out on the street and living the lifestyle. I’m definitely liking this tweed and…

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And if you ever feel boxed in, just ask yourself: “What would Cary Grant wear?”

April 14, 2010

And If You Ever Feel Boxed In, Just Ask Yourself: “What Would Cary Grant Wear?”

We’ve gotten some lovely responses to our post about an IT guy who wants to dress better. Elly appreciated the…

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Q and Answer: Dressing for the IT Crowd

April 14, 2010

Q And Answer: Dressing For The IT Crowd

Jake’s sad story reads thusly: I work in the IT department for a fairly large company.  Compared to the amount…

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Q & Answer: How to do Business Casual?

December 14, 2009

Q & Answer: How To Do Business Casual?

Tyson writes: I try to present myself well at work.  I iron my shirts, shine my shoes, and try to…

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