David Hart & Co. Holiday 2011 Collection

New York-based tie maker David Hart & Co. rolls out his new set of offerings for this year’s Holiday season. Hand tailored in New York using various textiles which include silk, wool, linen and cotton, all ties are crafted with an unparalleled attention to detail. Characterized by vivacious and quirky patterns, the slim fit ties…

Drakes Flower Print Silk Tie

If you’re looking to add a floral print tie to your arsenal, then you might want to seriously consider this option from Drakes. It’s hand-printed in England using traditional madder dye*. Perfect width at 3″. $155 at Mr. Porter. *Madder dye is an ancient method of silk printing that produces unique, dusty colours.

Rugby Ralph Lauren Bleecker St.

When I first heard that Rugby would be opening a menswear only store on Bleecker St. in NYC, I was intrigued by how the store would hold up against its University Place counterpart. Blogger Hollister Hovey covered the opening, and based on his photos alone, I can safely say that the company has elevated the…

Club Monaco Fall 2 2011 Collection

Club Monaco is no stranger to suiting, and have been offering gents quality options at affordable prices for years. Their suits come in two very different fits: the “Kennedy” (full straight leg pant, relaxed fit jacket) and the “Wright” (tapered leg pant, fitted jacket with narrow lapels, higher button closures). It doesn’t take a genius…

Phineas Cole Fall/Winter 2011

When Paul Stuart introduced the Phineas Cole brand back in Fall 2007, the central focus was to provide a younger customer with Paul Stuart luxury but with modern, trim cuts. As you can probably guess, the pieces in Phineas Cole’s line — much like Paul Stuart — are always super impressive and extremely luxe. The…