Tag: prep

Ralph Lauren’s Leather-Trim Attaché Bag

For those harrowing treks across campus… Inspired by the great outdoors, this durable nylon twill attache bag is designed with a convenient interior laptop sleeve and finished with supple leather trim. Two leather top handles. Removable leather shoulder strap. Top…

Captain Fitzgerald

Just in time for those family touch football games on the Cape… Hand-crafted in the USA out of pebbled leather, this quintessential New England inspired belt can be worn casual with a sweater or dressed up with a blazer.  …

Tory Burch Curates an Auction for Paddle8

Time to spruce up the decor… Fashionistas and art aficionados, take note: Tory Burch is making a foray into the art world. The designer, whose bright Manhattan office was featured in Architectural Digest, has curated an auction for Paddle8. The sale—”Tory Burch in Color”—features work…

Oyster Bay Roadtrip

Any place named Oyster Bay sounds A.O.K… Sometimes I can feel a little “trapped” in Manhattan. The good thing is that there is plenty to do around here so it’s not like I’m bored or feel isolated. But getting out…

An Ode to the White Handkerchief

A man can never have too many… When I was a boy in my first blue blazer, I inherited my father’s habit of wearing a pocket square. By the time I entered college, the simple piece of cloth—arranged with devil-may-care…

Druthers’ Save the Bees

Save the bees, cover your deez… All proceeds go to support the ‘Pollinator Partnership’ to help save the bees and other pollinators through www.Pollinator.org.  Druthers custom woven dobby fabric properly named ‘Disappearing Bees’ crafted into a sturdy button-up boxer with…

Custom Oak Street Bootmakers Camp Mocs

A mighty fine pair for when your docksiders won’t do and your Weejuns don’t stand up…   It’s no secret that I’m a huge fan of Oak Street Bootmakers.  I have talked about their loafers at length (Natural and Navy).  The loafers have a great,…

Letter from the Editor: High-Brow Low-Brow

Enduring style and character from 1949… As was in the past, so is the present. Neatly categorizing the tastes of the American social strata, the chart below was compiled by Russel Lynes, Editor of Harper’s Magazine in 1949.  Lynes prodigiously…