This, from “Old Dog,”

May 26, 2010

This, From “Old Dog,”

This, from “Old Dog,” is a wonderful example of a well-matched combination of patterns and colors.  The solid-color knit tie…

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It’s On Sale

May 4, 2010

It’s On Sale

Brooks Brothers Extra-Slim Fit Bold Stripe Buttondown $39.75 (originally $79.50)

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Jerry Seinfeld presents The Puffy Shirt to the Smithsonian Museum of American History

March 26, 2010

Jerry Seinfeld Presents The Puffy Shirt To The Smithsonian Museum Of American History Jerry Seinfeld presents The Puffy Shirt to the Smithsonian Museum of American History. (Source:

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Yes, this will be on the quiz

March 26, 2010

Yes, This Will Be On The Quiz

(photo via Where is the Cool?)

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Textbook pattern mixing

March 22, 2010

Textbook Pattern Mixing

This outrageous combination is pretty much textbook pattern mixing.  Notice that in the three elements of this outfit (suit, shirt,…

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Q and Answer: Collar Questions

March 21, 2010

Q And Answer: Collar Questions

James from Vancouver writes: Gentlemen, I recently bought a few shirts that have a little hidden button underneath to keep…

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Shirt by Robert Pinsky

March 18, 2010

Shirt By Robert Pinsky Shirt by Robert Pinsky (via The Sunday Best) The back, the yoke, the yardage. Lapped seams,The nearly invisible stitches…

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How to Really Clean A Shirt

March 11, 2010

How To Really Clean A Shirt

From our friends over at StyleForum, a five-step system for getting rid of stubborn stains in shirts using vinegar and…

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Madras shirts from Lands’ End

March 2, 2010

Madras Shirts From Lands’ End

I recently bought one of these lovely madras shirts from Lands’ End.  I’m always looking for warm weather options –…

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It’s On Sale: Pendleton for Opening Ceremony Zip-Front Shirt

February 18, 2010

It’s On Sale: Pendleton For Opening Ceremony Zip-Front Shirt

$74 from $245 (only S remaining) or in a Black Watch colorway

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Q and Answer: The Case of the “Uncomfortable” Shirt

February 17, 2010

Q And Answer: The Case Of The “Uncomfortable” Shirt

Emily writes: My husband works in an office job and has a basically set uniform of khakis and polo shirts…

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Q and Answer: Old Navy

February 10, 2010

Q And Answer: Old Navy

Devine writes: I wish I had a higher-fashion question here, but this morning, a utility quandary presented itself. I found…

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WSJ: A Shirt's Tale

January 20, 2010

WSJ: A Shirt’s Tale

WSJ: A Shirt’s Tale

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I’ve had to move from wool to cotton flannel up top

January 12, 2010

I’ve Had To Move From Wool To Cotton Flannel Up Top

Things are already warming up here in Los Angeles – I’ve had to move from wool to cotton flannel up…

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Q and Answer: Best Way to Clean Dress Shirts?

December 17, 2009

Q And Answer: Best Way To Clean Dress Shirts?

Jacob from LA writes to us: While I understand a good deal about the care of my New Standards, shirts…

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