The New Yorker
May 4, 2017
Why Don’t People Want To Wear J. Crew Anymore?
It’s no secret that at Put This On, we like J. Crew. Broadly available and not a huge reach, price-wise,…
March 15, 2017
Confessions Of A Watch Geek
If you’re interested in clothes, it’s only a hop, skip, and a jump away from being interested in watches. I…
July 11, 2016
The Suit That Couldn’t Be Copied
Novelist and creative writing professor Akhil Sharma has a nice piece in The New Yorker this week about Gieves & Hawkes…
March 21, 2016
David Sedaris Goes Clothes Shopping In Tokyo
Who knew David Sedaris is so fashion savvy? His latest piece in the The New Yorker is about a recent…
March 18, 2016
Can I Wear This Tshirt To The Office?
The New Yorker offers a handy flowchart. I see you, Dave Matthews Band tshirt.
November 13, 2015
The New Yorker On The Cause And Effect Of #menswear
For the New Yorker, Joshua Rothman writes an extensive analysis of the evolution of attitudes toward men’s clothing in the…
April 1, 2015
The Secret Of Life In The Big City Is Wear A Suit
The secret of life in the big city is wear a suit, because you can take a shit anywhere. Folks…
March 4, 2015
George Frazier And Sprezzatura
Roger Angell has a nice piece at The New Yorker this week on the noted jazz critic and menswear write George Frazier….
September 20, 2014
The New Yorker: Trend Piece
The New Yorker: Trend Piece “Last season, this thing was not a thing,” says trend spotter, a freelance expert. “But…
August 29, 2014
If You Grew Up With Suburban Mooks Universally Wearing Abercrombie & Fitch, And Headed To A High School Today, You Might Be In For A Surprise
If you grew up with suburban mooks universally wearing Abercrombie & Fitch, and headed to a high school today, you…
August 2, 2014
From The New Yorker
From the New Yorker: It now appears… that jeans savaged by wild animals are a trend in designer sportswear. A…
February 18, 2014
The End Of Brands?
From Richard Press’ Twitter (yes, of J. Press fame), I found this article by James Surowiecki on the decline of…
February 12, 2014
My Father’s Closet
From a March 16th, 1998 article of The New Yorker, John Seabrook pens this amazing piece titled “My Father’s Closet.” It’s partly about his…
December 24, 2013
The New Yorker’s Photo Booth Blog
From The New Yorker’s Photo Booth blog: March 16, 1960. This suit built by the Republic Aviation Corporation solved the…
October 21, 2013
EFFECTIVE Suit Style
EFFECTIVE suit style via The New Yorker’s Currency blog, which recently highlighted ads targeting the high earners of the 1920s….