Tag Archives: men’s fashion

Plans for the Future

So here I am again, with an unacceptably long hiatus between now and my last post, and a considerable about of time between that one and the one before it. I enjoy writing. I enjoy the subjects that I choose … Continue reading

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The Military Used to be so Fashionable. What Happened?

The military used to be so fashionable. What happened? I’m not being sarcastic either. Brooks Brothers was tailoring uniforms for officers long before they made a suit for the President. Burberry’s ubiquitous trench coat was first made for the British … Continue reading

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Bespoke Suits and tailoring in the United States

I saw this article a few days ago and I found it really interesting: Want a Custom Suit? Good Luck Finding a Tailor!  – without reading through it line by line, the article discusses how the art of fine tailoring … Continue reading

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The first week of spring: Break out the boat shoes!

The cool breezes and warm weather of spring are here. Gone are the times when this meant a vacation from school, but the warm temperatures and long days still provide ample opportunity to relax and enjoy the weather. Nothing tells … Continue reading

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Scarves – Accesorizing for Gentlemen

No doubt if you’ve been paying attention to the news… or if you look out the window in most of the country (not where I am… just sayin…) you will have noticed that it is cold outside. There are record … Continue reading

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Single Windsor with sweater vest

Trying out a Single Windsor knot with pointed collar and grey sweater vest. What’s your opinion?

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No White After Labor Day?

No White After Labor Day? Not wearing white after labor day has been one of the tenets I was brought up on. It was a southern tradition, an unwavering rule steeped in such dogma that it was never questioned. I … Continue reading

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Know Your Suit! Notched Lapel vs Peaked Lapel

Know your suit! Peaked vs. Notched lapels If you’re like most men, you pick your suit based on how it looks and how it fits. You know what you like, and you know what feels good, but that is about … Continue reading

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The Siege of Savile Row

Read this article off of The Chap – I can say that this is finally a protest I can put my position firmly along side. Savile Row has long been the home of gentlemen’s tailor shop, hawking only the finest … Continue reading

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Wi-Fi Hotspot and USB Storage in a set of Cuff Links

Pretty cool story I got from PSFK – a tech inovation and inspiration site that I follow. Neat idea, kinda a spy thing going for it – especially with the Wi-Fi hot spot, but the price tag seems a bit … Continue reading

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