Dressing Like A Journalist: A Primer on Spencer’s Style
Extra, extra! Read all about how Spencer likes to dress!Read More
NYC 2022: A Trip Just To Hang Out
Another year, another NYC trip. And boy was this one big!Read More
The Bold, Colorful Trouser
Apparently I’m just inching closer and closer to being a preppy asshole. I already wear my sweater on my shoulders and wear beefy OCBDs, so this seems like the next plausible move to add to my ever expanding toolkit of classic menswear.Read More
Musing on the Post-Pandemic Future of Menswear
As we start to see a glimpse of a post-pandemic world, one has to wonder what the future of menswear will look like! It may not be #menswear, but perhaps something that mixes slouchy tailoring with streetwear, gorp, neo-ivy/prep, and a bunch of Seinfeld-meets-Sopranos.
I still haven’t seen either of those shows.Read More
The Soft Rolls of the OCBD & Button-Down Collar
Let’s talk about the most classic and popular shirt collar of all time, even if men continuously debate its cloth, dimensions and roll.Read More
Friendsgiving and A Stream on Ivy Style (The Aesthetic and the Website)
More like fuck ivy, am I right?Read More
More Discussion on the Navy Blazer and Being a Preppy POC
Here’s what you missed on the most recent Style & Direction bi-weekly stream!Read More
The Navy Blazer with Brass Buttons
I haven’t stepped into a country club, played golf, nor am I a WASP, but I’ll still wear this slightly obnoxious, preppy garment.Read More
My Return to Sneakers and Their Place in Classic Menswear
As a menswear guy who loves tailoring and got his start wearing period accurate vintage, I had no place for sneakers in my wardrobe. Now they’re a welcome alternative to loafers for me, being worn with jeans and shorts to even full trousers.
It helps if you understand the different types of sneakers out there and how they fit into different vibes of classic menswear. Hopefully this proves useful to me; if not, you can just look at the great pictures!