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…

Band of Outsiders Tuxedo Bib Shirt

Band of Outsiders is easily one of our favorite menswear labels putting out collections today, and this ‘Tuxedo Bib’ shirt from their Fall/Winter 2011 collection is one of the reasons. Constructed from Oxford cotton, this shirt brilliantly combines a tuxedo bib with a stand-up collar, making it a truly unique piece with everyday wearability. The…

Filson Garment Bag

The one issue with most garment bags out there is that they’re nearly as delicate as the fine suit within them that you’re trying to protect. Not so with this one from American heritage brand Filson, which is constructed form a heavy duty water-repellant canvas, and features multiple pockets and heavy-duty brass hardware. Yes, at…

“Les Essentiels” by Dior Homme

Dior Homme has started an innovative take on showcasing fashion with the installment of monthly photoshoots called “Les Essentiels.” Featuring their trademark dark and minimal aesthetic, Les Essentiels presents Dior products all adhering loosely to a theme. With the first two “Les Essentiels” covering “Travel” and “Casual,” we’re excited to see next month’s theme. Make…

Brooks England Leather Trouser Strap

Brooks of England has been manufacturing some of the world’s best – and certainly most stylish – bike saddles for nearly 150 years, and over that time they’ve developed a few other products for the style/function-minded cyclist. This leather trouser strap is a must-have for any sartorial cyclist, allowing one to keep their pant leg…

A.P.C. Fine Fabric Cleaner

You can wash your own delicate fabrics. You just need the right product and the right mindset. We tend to rush out to the dry cleaners whenever our fine wools and linens get even slightly dirty. Calling this one from personal experience, cashmere and lambswool can be dealt with at home with the proper tender…

Gentlemen’s Breakfast Vintage Optical Shop

The Forecast SLAM | GENTLEMEN’S BREAKFAST from www.theforecast.tv on Vimeo. True gentlemen are few and far between in these modern times, but this video release by The Forecast has restored our faith as they introduce Gentlemen’s Breakfast, a quirky vintage optical shop in LA. Van de la Plante, the founder, owner, and pipe-smoking, scotch-drinking, spectacle-loving…

Alexander McQueen Scarf Collection Video

GOD SAVE MCQUEEN from BABETTE PAUTHIER on Vimeo. Alexander McQueen has just released a new collection of scarves, showcased by a compelling video, cheekily entitled “God Save McQueen”. Accompanying the video is some excellent photography of the pieces done by photographer Babette Pauthier. The collection is available now at the Alexander McQueen online store.