Useful Fall/ Winter Shoes

October 15, 2019

Useful Fall/ Winter Shoes

Like many people, I have too many shoes. Behind each of my closet doors, shoes are hanging from shoe organizers…

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How to Get a Good White Dress Shirt

August 19, 2019

How To Get A Good White Dress Shirt

Joel writes to ask: I finally got around to buying a suit. I currently have two white dress shirts (a…

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A Guide to Spring and Summer Trousers

May 2, 2019

A Guide To Spring And Summer Trousers

Trousers are usually in the background of an outfit. They play a secondary role, setting the stage for whatever you’re…

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Guide to Fall and Winter Ties

January 28, 2019

Guide To Fall And Winter Ties

Most men haven’t worn a necktie since their high-school graduation, and about ten years ago, even American necktie manufacturers gave…

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Artificial Intelligence: A Guide to Synthetic Fibers

November 21, 2018

Artificial Intelligence: A Guide To Synthetic Fibers

In menswear, few things are hated as much as synthetics. Every time the topic comes up, someone always says how…

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Six Suggestions for Developing Personal Style

October 8, 2018

Six Suggestions For Developing Personal Style

A couple of years ago, the luxury department store chain Barneys conducted a survey to find out how men decide…

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How to Understand Silhouettes (Pt. Two)

August 20, 2018

How To Understand Silhouettes (Pt. Two)

You’ve probably read the phrase “fit is king,” but the truth is, fit is just the starting point — what…

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How to Understand Silhouettes (Pt. One)

August 10, 2018

How To Understand Silhouettes (Pt. One)

One of the great things that has come out of menswear in the last twenty years is a better appreciation…

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Guide to Cleaning Sneakers

July 30, 2018

Guide To Cleaning Sneakers

Summer is in full swing, which means your sneakers are probably getting a good workout. All those hikes, ice cream…

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Guide To Summer Slip-Ons (Pt. 2)

July 23, 2018

Guide To Summer Slip-Ons (Pt. 2)

We love a good pair of slip-ons for summer. I mostly wear penny loafers this time of year with sport…

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Guide to Summer Slip-Ons (Pt. 1)

July 16, 2018

Guide To Summer Slip-Ons (Pt. 1)

Few things define summer style like a pair of slip-on shoes. Whether they’re camp mocs or penny loafers, or more…

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The Best Way to Fold a Pocket Square

June 4, 2018

The Best Way To Fold A Pocket Square

There’s a great story about LBJ in 1948, fifteen years before he would occupy the White House. At the time,…

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Five Starting Places For Building A Casual Wardrobe, Part Two

May 29, 2018

Five Starting Places For Building A Casual Wardrobe, Part Two

Casualwear can sometimes feel messy. Without the guidelines in traditional tailored clothing, many guys feel it’s hard to understand how…

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Quiet Soles: Clarks and Crepe-soled Shoes

May 24, 2018

Quiet Soles: Clarks And Crepe-soled Shoes

The current ugly footwear movement has roots in comfort footwear: shoes that marketed themselves as valuing orthopedic health over elegance,…

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Five Starting Places for Building a Casual Wardrobe, Part One

May 21, 2018

Five Starting Places For Building A Casual Wardrobe, Part One

It’s hard to talk about casualwear in the way you can talk about tailoring because you have to think about…

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