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    Finishing Touches: Mens Winter Accessories

    It’s a new year, and this is typically the time that we begin to worry about bettering ourselves and making beneficial changes, which can always include a boost in the style department. As…

  • jason markk sneaker cleaner

    Sneaker Cleaning with Jason Markk

    In recent years sneakers have transitioned away form being worn only on the court or the weekend to an everyday staple and even considered completely office appropriate. That is not to say that…

  • #worn

    Transition Pieces Perfect for Summer

    I really appreciate pieces that I can wear in more than one way and part of the fun with menswear is the ability to take a standard “uniform” (shirt & pants, primarily)…

  • Notoriously Dapper


    Wearing completely monochromatic neutrals is one of the freshest looks this summer. Easy neutral colors will pair well with each other, and can be mixed with almost anything. Top everything off with white sneaks and…

  • #worn

    Dressing Appropriately on Island Time

    Lightweight styles are always my go-to pieces when packing for summer travel. For our trip to St. Thomas last week,  I knew I wanted comfortable and easy-to-wear styles that would all still be…

  • Top 10 summer essentials

    The 10 Summer Menswear Essentials

    As of this week, Summer has officially  begun so I pulled my 10 summer menswear essentials for full enjoyment while looking sharp. I am especially a fan of the white denim and…

  • WANT Les Essentiels de la Vie

    Contrast Derby Shoes

    Accessories designers WANT Les Essentiels de la Vie have taken their utilitarian viewpoint and have created their first collection of footwear. Glossy calfskin leather with a contrast midsole highlight the classic design of these Derby Shoes,…

  • State + Standard | High Crye OCBD

    Laid Back Summer

    When the weather starts warming up, everything seems to relax a little, including the dress code. The new Oxford Cloth Button Downs from Hugh & Crye are perfect for a more leisurely feel, but…