IN CONTEXT | MARK MCNAIRY TWO TONE SADDLE SHOE IN NAVY

If Menswear had its own Chinese new year style calendar (now there’s an idea…), this would most definitely be The Year of the McNairy.Β  After garnering notoriety as the respected lead creative director of classic American label J.Press, the past couple of years have seen Mark McNairy collaborate with some of the most prominent brands … Continue reading

IN CONTEXT | MR. HARE MAILER LOAFER

You’ll notice that the image above contains ample negative space and one bombastic pair of shoes. Mind you, I know these aren’t for everyone and certainly intimidate most, but they also promise to be the crowning sartorial glory of any man’s shoe collection should he be ballsy enough to take the leap. These loafers just … Continue reading

IN CONTEXT | NIKE AIR ROYAL MID QS ‘WORKBOOT’ SNEAKER

The Nike Air Royal Mid comes in two colorways, black & wine each with leather uppers, white contrast stitching & white mid-soles. A perforated Swoosh marks them as Nikes. $150 at sneakerhead.com. Sure, this post is kind of apropos of nothing and yes, I am more than a bit behind the game on these considering … Continue reading

IN CONTEXT | LEFT FIELD NYC IVY CREW SWEATER

Mosey over to Left Field NYC’s online store for the complete trinity of sweaters, organic chinos, and some impressive Japanese flannel shirts  –all made in in Queens, NYC. Winter is officially here and with it comes a great conundrum: needing to be as comfortable in front of the fire place as you are trekking cross … Continue reading