Q and Answer: What are the essential men’s style books?

September 9, 2010

Q And Answer: What Are The Essential Men’s Style Books?

Alex writes: What are a few essential books on men’s style to help me better myself? There are some good…

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Q and Answer: The Chamois Shirt

September 9, 2010

Q And Answer: The Chamois Shirt

Kyle asks: How can you make a chamois shirt work in your fall wardrobe? It’s easy!  Just wear it! If…

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Q and Answer: When Will My Jeans Fade?

September 7, 2010

Q And Answer: When Will My Jeans Fade?

Isaac writes: i got some nudie raw selvedge jeans about 3 weeks ago. i have been wearing the hell out…

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Q & A: Where to Shop For Men’s Clothes in San Francisco?

September 6, 2010

Q & A: Where To Shop For Men’s Clothes In San Francisco?

Chris writes from Germany: Next month, I’ll be in California for vacation and would like to get some recommendations for…

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Q and Answer: Knives

August 25, 2010

Q And Answer: Knives

Jesse from Brooklyn writes: My uncle, although not a example of sartorial excellence, is a regular guy who does like…

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Q and Answer: Living With Fashion

August 19, 2010

Q And Answer: Living With Fashion

Chris from Phoenix writes: I have some philosophical questions for you.  The style you promote just happens to be something…

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Q and Answer: Choosing an Engagement Ring

August 17, 2010

Q And Answer: Choosing An Engagement Ring

A reader (whose name will not be disclosed for obvious reasons) writes: I understand that Put This On is primarily…

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What tie knot(s) should I use and when should I use them?

July 30, 2010

What Tie Knot(s) Should I Use And When Should I Use Them?

Q and Answer: How Should I Tie My Tie? You should use the four-in-hand knot.  It suits any type of…

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Q and Answer: What’s the Difference Between a Suit Jacket and an Odd Jacket or Sportcoat?

July 12, 2010

Q And Answer: What’s The Difference Between A Suit Jacket And An Odd Jacket Or Sportcoat?

Mike from Michigan asks: You shouldn’t wear a suit jacket without its matching pants. I understand the rule, but why?…

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Q and Answer: Wrinkle-Free Shirts?

July 5, 2010

Q And Answer: Wrinkle-Free Shirts?

Dan in Baghdad writes: What is your thought on wrinkle free shirts?  Personally I’m not a big fan:  First, they’re…

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Q and Answer: The Formality of a Rubber Watch Band

July 3, 2010

Q And Answer: The Formality Of A Rubber Watch Band

James asks: I’ve been concerned recently about the occasions on which it is appropriate to wear my current wristwatch. The…

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Q and Answer: The Matter of Socks

July 2, 2010

Q And Answer: The Matter Of Socks

Jason asks: For years I’ve been buying discount and department store socks and I think I’ve finally hit a critical…

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Q and Answer: When can I wear seersucker?

June 2, 2010

Q And Answer: When Can I Wear Seersucker?

Sam writes: I know the traditional advice that one should only wear a seersucker suit after Memorial Day, but I’m…

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Q and Answer: Treating Crotch Blowout

June 1, 2010

Q And Answer: Treating Crotch Blowout

“Crotchless in Chicago” writes:  After watching your excellent episode on denim, I decided to try out your recommendations on wearing…

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