A Healthier Life: Year One

This is going to be a long post, so feel free to tackle it in chunks. I’ve always been skinny. All of my siblings are. In fact, one brother’s nickname in high school was 2×4. The name all of his friends had for the rest of our family? The 2x Forest. Because we’re so skinny […]


Staple #26: The Trench Coat

This post is sponsored by Indochino. For more information about the company or to purchase the featured coat, check out Indochino.com The transitional seasons of spring and autumn offer the most fun and the most difficulty in a man’s wardrobe. For those of us who live in temperate climates, the months of September, October, and […]



Review: Paul Evans Shoes

This review has been a long time in the making. In fact, I first created the draft for this post back around the first week of July. At the time of writing, I’d already been shipped two different pairs of Paul Evans shoes and was not happy with the end product. However, I decided to […]


Sartorialism vs Style

I, along with many other bloggers, am typically an advocate of timeless style – the idea that there is a difference between style vs fashion; that a man’s clothing should communicate his dignity and rock-solid nature. It’s why I have the Staples series and try to teach men how to define themselves within the Three […]