Go to Hell Denim

Photos by Celton Agpoon

Gents,

Before mother nature reneges on the whole “having seasons” thing and plunges us back into polar vortex hell…

Spring is here, let’s celebrate, defiantly.

Leave your coat open, put on shoes instead of boots, and replace your indigo with white. That’s right, your denim should be white this Spring. Take that, Winter. Continue reading

Brooklyn Stand Up: Shop Guide

Schott A2 Jacket at Smith and Butler

Gents,

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

Style Equation Part II

Adjust your Comfort Zone. Safely…

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Gents,

We’re going to have to broaden your comfort zone.

This is the second post in the Style Theory Series. Check out Part I, I’ll wait.

Now, we’ve all tried some daring style choices. Some of them have worked out, others have left friends puzzled, relatives worried, and passersby… also puzzled. You just didn’t look comfortable. But unless you put on something particularly garish (we’re not talking white jeans after Labor Day here) it probably wasn’t the clothing that was wrong, it was how you wore that clothing. Continue reading