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Gardner McKay: Dashing Overachiever
Gardner McKay was the antithesis of the fame–hungry ’sleb that contemporary culture knows so well. He spurned heartthrob status for a life of adventure, literary achievement and existential restlessness…
Invest: Thedi Leathers Olive Canvas Backpack
When it comes to sure-fire investments, be it clothing or accessories, a hard-wearing, reliable and sturdy backpack will never let you down.
The History of the Button-Down Shirt
How a wind-cheating innovation for polo players – the button-down shirt – became a modern gentleman’s staple.
Invest: Chapal Tobacco AE 1932 Suede Jacket
The Chapal tobacco AE suede jacket not only exudes the spirit of exploration, independence and bravery but also offers scope for dressier versatility.
Celluloid Style: The Man in the Gray Flannel Suit
Forget the supercilious connotations of The Man in the Gray Flannel Suit’s title: Gregory Peck’s two-piece in the eponymous movie was, and remains, worthy of the sartorial übermensch.
Pocket Guide: Sebastiano and Sergio Guardì of Barbanera
Sebastiano and Sergio Guardì, the Italian brothers behind Barbanera shoes, lift the lid on their personal style treasures.
How to Master Tonal Dressing
The art of tonal dressing – matching garments of similar shades – is not as simple as it looks. Here’s how to get it right.
Invest: Ettinger Heritage St. James Attaché
Investments can be unpredictable, but not so with Ettinger’s attaché, long since relied upon by businessmen, entrepreneurs and creatives.