Hats and Shirts to Make You Even Better Looking

Brookes Boswell Corridor Clothiers


Booze, fancy clothes, parties, the holidays are here.

Goose Barnacle, purveyor of exquisite things, hosted two new brands at their holiday party last Thursday. Brookes Boswell, a milliner, for all of your proper hat needs and Corridor Clothiers, shirtmaker, for all of your well fitting shirt needs. Extreme merriment ensued. Continue reading

The Temple of Jupiter, and Other Beautiful Things

The Temple of Jupiter


You never realized the full potential of steel wire.

Luckily for you, Rodger Stevens did. He is the Yoda of steel wire. Also luckily for you, Goose Barnacle decided to host a few (a lot) of his wire sculptures at their gallery opening in their Brooklyn shop last night. Hommeschooled was on hand to take in theĀ gin art. Continue reading

Brooklyn Stand Up: Shop Guide

Schott A2 Jacket at Smith and Butler


It’s time we took a stroll.

Let’s head to all the blog-worthy men’s shops right over the bridge in Downtown Brooklyn (yes, I call all of this Downtown Brooklyn) and preview the best of their Fall/Winter 2013 menswear. All of these shops have been here well before ahem… LuluLemon and these are my favorite pieces from all the incoming collections. All stocked locally. Brooklyn stand up. Continue reading