Skinny and Fit aren’t Exactly Equal

14 February, 2012

Thankfully men’s style is swinging towards clothes fitting like they should. However, one trend that continues to persist is that skinny clothes and fit clothes are the same thing. This isn’t necessarily true. You can have a slim tie and skinny lapels on a suit that doesn’t fit right, and you can have a large tie with wide lapels that fit perfectly. Here’s an excellent example of the latter.

Look at how big those ties and their knots are. Also, a beard on a well-dressed, well-groomed man always looks masculine. It’s more of the High/Low contrast at work.

A Better Scarf

7 February, 2012

Don’t get me wrong. I love solid or rep-striped scarf. They’re classics. And you can’t really beat wool or cashmere as far as warmth goes. If you want to step up your scarf game though, here’s one I found online today.