The Art and Zen of the Motorcycle Jacket

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By: Dale, J Chen, and Celton

There are a litany of style icons that would have you believe the motorcycle jacket is a double black diamond maneuver, reserved for only the most serious practitioners of the sartial arts, and actual rock stars. But the boys of hommeschooled teamed up to show you just how easily it can be done.

Wearing a motorcycle jacket is pretty simple, you still put one arm in after the other, just like The Ramones, James Dean, Marlon Brando, Kanye West, and A$AP Rocky did. Continue reading

From Mallorca with Love

Cover Photo by TJ Roberts

Gents,

The next destination for footwear enlightenment is Spain.

Not England, not Italy, but Spain.

That’s because there is a very old shoemaker in Mallorca, with a shoemaking lineage dating back to 1866. Carmina is known for crafting the finest shoes the country has ever produced. And I didn’t have to leave New York City to find them. Continue reading

Style Vets: Part II

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Gents,

This is the second part of our Veterans Day tribute. Check out the first here.

The military silhouette is the true gift of military style, but don’t be fooled, you may want to check out the gear too.

Here are six of the very best items and details from military style and where to get them. Continue reading

The Layer Cake: Layering Guide

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Gents,

Layering is not easy. It’s a measure of your sartorial greatness for nearly nine months of the year. But like all things, knowing what you’re doing helps…

Welcome to the Layer Guide.

You’ve studied both parts of the Style Equation (keep all the principles in mind, they’ll help), and now you’re ready for the Layer Equation. Let’s begin. Continue reading