Hemmed Up: Tailoring Guide

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Gents,

For some of you, this is obvious. You buy something new, take it to the tailor with the tags still on, and make sure everything fits just right. Or, you’ve ripped a seam in your favorite pants, they can mend them. But there are others, for which a trip to the tailor is a rare occurrence.

That is bad.

Here’s how to go to the tailor like you mean it. Continue reading

Brooklyn Stand Up: Shop Guide

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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