Untitled Denim Bowties by Frederico Batelli for Spring/Summer 2012

Italian designer, Federico Batelli, loves denim and bowties. His new Untitled collection of Italian-made ties utilize denim in their production of bowties in various washes and distresses. The bowtie form has been re-worked and imaged many times over, but Mr. Batelli works these washes in a way that should work in the casual sense

Hugo Boss Spring/Summer 2012 Lookbook

Hugo Boss are a brand synonymous with fine suiting. However, despite being such an established label, they sometimes fall under the radar for guys looking for great suits at reasonable price points — which really is a crying shame. Not only are you getting value with Boss suits, but you’re going to get a suit…

Club Monaco Spring 2 2012 Lookbook

For Club Monaco’s second instalment of their Spring 2012 collection, we see the focus gradually shifting to lighter shades of grey and tan with pops of vibrant colours, like lemon coloured chinos and coral coloured shorts. The suiting elements this time around look great paired together, but would work equally as well as separates. Now…

Video: TheCorner.com x Alexander Olch ‘Knot Yourself’

With the latest release of Alexander Olch’s originally designed, impeccably handcrafted Fall/Winter collection of neckties, Olch, a famed writer, director and designer, teams up with online retailer TheCorner.com to release an amusing how-to video. This witty instructional piece explains in detail the correct way to tie an Alexander Olch necktie, as a proper knot can…

Gentry Fall/Winter 2011 Collection

Los Angeles based men’s accessories company Gentry are making things easier for picking out your suiting accessories. The Gentry collection is available as a set, which includes a necktie and pocket square, as well as a full set of jewelry (tie pin, tie clip and collar clip) starting at $255. However, if you’d like to…

Engineered Garments Fall/Winter 2011 Ties

Engineered Garments are back with another bold set of ties for autumn/winter 2011. Highlights include a red plaid flannel, snowflake jacquard, herringbone jacquard, and a wool glen plaid option. Whatever your preference may be, you’ll look seasonally appropriate next to the guy in his seersucker numbers carrying over into autumn — yes, we’ve all seen…

Video: Club Monaco Made in the USA

What do you get when you pair mass retailer Club Monaco with menswear juggernaut Michael Williams of A Continuous Lean? A made in the USA collection. Naturally this collaboration for CM is all about preserving hard working, skilled Americans whose jobs rest heavily on whether or not manufacturing is taking place in US. There’s always…

Apolis Fall/Winter 2011 Lookbook

Apolis took a slightly new direction this year with their autumn offerings. Their partnership with new manufacturers from across the globe has allowed them to achieve the level craftsmanship the company has always longed for. This particular lookbook is peppered with subtle hints of suiting elements, but ultimately relies heavily on neutral basics and knits.…

The Hill-Side Pointed Neckties

The Hill-Side has made quality neckties for awhile now, combining innovative shapes with innovative patterns to make a real name for themselves, which is why we like the fact that they’re returning to the ‘point’. So many manufacturers of neckwear have abandoned the point in favor of hyper-modern straight or rounded tips, it’s nice to…