What Is Harris Tweed - and Is It for Me?
A cloth which bridges the gap between elegance and hardiness, quality and artisanal, as well as being tied to its environment, socially responsible, versatile, and full of history. I talked to Margaret Ann Macleod, at Harris Tweed Hebrides.READ POST
A Day in the Life of Cory Ohlendorf: Co-founder of Valet Mag
Cory Ohlendorf, co-founder of the well-respected website Valet Mag (“Your concierge to a well-styled life”) gives us a glimpse into how he maps out his busy day, how he handles stress and how he winds down. You're sure to learn at least one thing which you can apply to your own busy life.READ POST
The Handkerchief - 38 Practical Uses for the Quick-Witted Gentleman
A fine gentleman and a good blackguard should always carry a pocket-handkerchief. This is why: 38 ways that you can use the Swiss army knife of traditional clothing accessories.READ POST
How to Care for Suede Shoes
Suede has always been shrouded in a bit of mystery, and a lot of guys are hesitant about trying suede shoes on. In reality, suede is one of the most accessible and easy to care for materials available. To better understand how to care for this prized material, let's first understand a few things about it.READ POST
What is the Anatomy of a Shoe? 4 Stunning Examples
What are the parts of a shoe? I went to the Beckett Simonon shoe workshop where I asked to see the pieces for four different shoes to share them with you.READ POST
4 Fun Ways to Enjoy Labor Day
At Beckett Simonon part of our overall work ethic is to appreciate downtime and the rest holidays offer.
In celebration of Labor Day, we chatted with some of our favorite personalities from fashion and entertainment about their work, and what they do to relax.
4 Ways to Wear a Rugby Jersey for the World Cup
Rugby Jerseys are smart, they’re relaxed, they’re rugged, they’re sporty. An amazingly versatile piece of clothing - and with the 2019 World Cup in Japan, get out there and buy a rugby jersey.READ POST
A Guide to Suit Alterations
Use this handy guide to suit alterations the next time you go suit shopping. You will understand all the ins-and-outs of what can and can not be done when tailoring a suit.READ POST
Should I Use Insoles in Dress Shoes?
Should I use insoles in dress shoes, to give that sneaker-style support to your foot? To my surprise, the result was an entirely different answer.READ POST
Modest Man - Brock McGoff On How to Look Good as a Short Man
There are advantages to being short, but we do face challenges, for example finding clothes. I talked to Brock McGoff, The Modest Man, and we chatted about fashion, confidence and MMA fighting!READ POST
5 Bracelets for Men
Bracelets for men aren’t a new fashion convention. Or a trend. This accessory has been worn since prehistoric times by all kinds of men to signify strength, power, religious beliefs and social standing.READ POST
Inviting Friends Over for Whisky? How to Drink Scotch
In this guide I want you to think about the variety of ways to enjoy Scotch (*hint, none of them include shots). I start with looking at Single Malts, then Blended Whisky.READ POST