Category Archives: My Style Advice

My style tips and tricks for the traditional and preppy young gentleman

Filson Bags

My Filson Small Duffel with “Guaranteed Warranty” Registry Tags In preparation for last October’s weekend excursion, I bought my first

All in the Name: Glossary

As I have stumbled upon developing my own Tolkien-esque epic universe with this blog, which started with a big bang four

The Kiltie Loafer

Old Fashioned renewed. Ah yes, those weird looking shoes that your retired investment banker Uncle Bobby wears to cocktail hour

Blackwatch Pants

A longtime reader recently emailed me asking for advice on an ensemble for an upcoming holiday get-together of close friends


Clockwise from top right: 1) American Optical Original Pilots with Bayonet Temples and Polarized Lens. These are the sunglasses that


The fogey gentlemen across the pond gave us Yankees a lot to be thankful for in our style. Anything trad

…must start again

Following my last blog post, where my beloved Hamilton did a humpty dumpty, I fulfilled my loan and returned my

The Fun Shirt

My Go To Hell post featured one of the trad holy grails resting in my closet: the Brooks Brothers “Fun”