The Best Of 2014

Just like last year, GQ has just released the list for the top four Best New Menswear Designers In America (BNMDA). Even though I am not personally familiar with each of these brands, it’s best to get to know them as soon as possible. Even though some may come and go, Mark McNairy & Ovadia…

A Rugger Midsummer

In celebration of their new Spring line and STO-NYC campaign, the GANT Rugger on Bleecker Street hosted a Midsummer party last week. Featuring discounted items, Swedish summer candies and snaps, the atmosphere was fun, summery and a blast for all. Even though the weather outside was something closer to the arctic tundra of January, inside…

STO-NYC: Gant Rugger S/S 14

As you might know, GANT first found its roots and customers on East Coast, and the Yale Co-Op story is something that every preppy can get behind. However, when a few guys decided to pack up the operation and move it over to Sweden, the brand still maintained the all-american feel, and no one was…

Now ReOpened: Ernest Alexander in SoHo

Last Thursday, March 6th, the Ernest Alexander Store in SoHo reopened its doors. Even though the doors had never closed on the 98 Thompson Street location, a re-model had taken place. Even though the basic layout remained much the same, the re-model found the quaint storefront to be a better representation of the brand. From…

Dreaming In White

As it usually does during any point in a season, the bug for the next season hits. It may start with a desire to be warmer (polar vortex not for you either?) or colder (remember heat waves?), but whatever it starts with it always becomes anchored by the desire to sport a piece of my…

GAP | Lived-In

The new hiring of Rebekkah Bay as Gap’s creative director, has seen the brand go back to basics. No fluff or over-the-top trends, just basics that don’t feel so plain and items that make you want to open your closet and find them within. However, for the newest Spring campaign Gap has gone the jealous…