We often wish we could improve the way we present ourselves but get stuck in a way of dressing that is just too casual. Since most men are not wearing suits all the time, we need to create another option… Continue Reading
Much like the seasons, every autumn we see a change in men’s accessories, in particular the wearing of what is referred to as ‘Ancient Madder’ ties and pocket squares. We have all seen the wonderfully muted colours in shades mustard yellow, red, faded green, brown and indigo blue but we may not know the story behind these paisley prints. Continue Reading
In the October American edition of GQ, I was surprised to read that pajamas ( pyjamas) are back which left me wondering where did they go? If you’re like me and are not content wearing just anything to bed, pajamas provide a cohesive looking and comfortable sleeping ensemble that at least in my mind, has no equal. Continue Reading
The Own Make collection draws inspiration from the Brooks Brothers archives using the style and sensibility the 1960’s. This collection features an interesting group of suits, sport coats, ties and shirts that are all made in the U.S.A. Continue Reading
As everyone knows, tie width is in a constant state of evolution increasing and decreasing in width slowly over time as a result of some larger fashion trend. Continue Reading
As a fan of Brooks Brothers I’m always more than willing to introduce whatever I think is interesting from the venerable American brand. This new offering is called Red Fleece is a
While there has been considerable attention paid to the the release of The Gatsby Collection from Brooks Brothers this week, I’ve decided to take the time to focus on what I call the wearable Gatsby.
You needn’t endorse the preppy look wholeheartedly to have some fun with this style. Take these accessories for example, a small dose of prep in the form of a belt, tie or
For those who do not know Peal & Co., they are the Brooks Brothers made in England house brand for both casual and dress shoes (in addition to a few miscellaneous leather goods).
At Sartorial Life, we love a good travel bag for weekend excursions. Something large enough for two maybe three days and correctly sized for airline carry-on so you don’t have to check it. This grey wool duffle with leather trim… Continue Reading