Grey Suit Guide

20150823-FK00065_GREY

By: Dale

A close friend of mine is tying the knot in September and up until last week, they had no formal wedding party and I was simply a guest. After what can only be described as a plot twist (the groom’s words, not mine) I’m now a groomsman. The groom, requested only one thing – a light grey suit, the one suit that needs replacing in my wardrobe. I haven’t had a suit that color since my very first, you know, the one you need for interviews, weddings, funerals, graduations, celebrations, and court.

Since this expense is unexpected and I have my own tuxedo to worry about for my wedding next year, I’m going to keep this as modest as possible. After a week’s worth of research, here are five options worth thinking about. Continue reading

Home Kit: Rep Team USA in Style

OVADIA_AND_SONS_Wingate_Sport_Coat2

Gents,

The World Cup has started and the rest of the world is already sick of us.

And like a lot of things that won’t go away, we’re going to rear our head once every four years and overdo it; like only Americans can. Head to your local soccer bar (currently every bar with a TV) like this and you’ll win no matter what happens. Which is good, because Americans hate losing (and we’re a longshot). Continue reading

Shoe Tripping

20140511-5T9A8973-2

Gents,

Excellent shoes don’t find themselves.

I’ve been looking for a new pair and this time I had something very specific in mind. I wanted something versatile enough to dress up or down and beautiful enough to go anywhere.

What began as a search for one pair of shoes turned into a hunt that brought me to the far reaches of the shoe world. I didn’t realize how far down the rabbit hole I would go. Continue reading

Planning is Now Your Strong Suit

Closet

Gents,

Your wardrobe.

Think about it.

Now think about what your wardrobe would look like if you had a plan. Since Spring collections have arrived, and the last of the Winter sales have come and gone, it’s time to make a buying plan. Continue reading