The University of Mississippi, or better known as Ole Miss, is Mississippi’s flagship public institution and located in the town of Oxford. As a prominent southern school, it is one of the best campuses to spot young men and women…

What separates a young trad from the rest of his bros? I’ll be writing on sartorial habits that will help you instantly pick out those who are in the know, and those who are part of the clueless majority. Pants…

I’m all about some awesome steals and below are a few that I was lucky enough to grab. These 8 Vineyard Vines polos pictured below were found on Craigslist from a guy in Washington D.C. I didn’t find out much…

There are many synonyms for our style’s variations, and as I speak to all of them throughout the blog, I’ll offer to you my own nomenclature system to help you decipher between them all. Additionally, words that are italicized in…

Winter is finally melting away and the Spring rains will be flowing in soon, so I decided to invest in a new rain jacket for the upcoming wet season. I trust Patagonia (-gucci?) for my technical outerwear and found that…

here used to be a time where prestigious universities had cooperatives (Yale Co-Op, Georgetown Co-Op) where the student body could pick up blazers with their school’s embroidered emblem and engraved buttons. Unfortunately many of those establishments have closed their doors…

This past week was sunny in the lower 50s and 60s and everyone on campus was excited with spring time knocking at the door. But with that came the sudden appearance of tees and shorts as if it’ll miraculously warm…

Game Day

While rewatching last week’s Duke/UNC basketball game on ESPN3 the other day, the camera panned the crowd and I caught the guy pictured below. He has a typical fratty outfit, with the douchey go-to-hell attitude exclaimed by wearing the aviators…

Ubiquitous with southern preps in the 1980s, Duck Head khakis are an icon of a by-gone era. Almost every kid from grade school to college owned at least one pair, and were seen almost exclusively in the Carolinas, Virgina, Georgia,…

Church service. Land’s End Canvas Shawl Cardigan L.L. Bean OCBD Brooks Brothers #1 Repp Tie J. Crew Broken In Chinos Clarks Desert Boots School Day. Gap Pea Coat Jos. A Bank Cashmere V Neck Sweater J. Crew Gingham OCBD Ralph…

Winter on Campus

Since half the country is covered in snow, I thought it would be appropriate to show some winter gear for when your 9am class somehow didn’t get canceled. Overcoat, Shetland sweater, OCBD, tie Chinos Blazer Field coat, Wellington boots, Burberry…

Turns out pea coats are not just loved by those white people on their Macbooks at Starbucks, but are dearly loved and have been adopted universally as the staple cold weather coat. Like all great trad clothes, the pea coat…

You know that creepy old guy who stalks and takes pictures of sorority girls? Yeah, that’s not me, but I am starting a collection of candid pictures from preppy campuses across the country. First up is Sewanee: The University of…

Look around any American college campus nowadays, especially in the east and south, and you will see students walking around in boat shoes. Now whether or not they have ever stepped on a boat is another matter, but on my…

Christmas Semi-Formal Party BB twill sports coat LL Bean OCBD, trim fit BB Clark corduroy pants Wool Tie, thrift Tie Clip, gift J Crew Belt with Engine Turned Buckle Christmas Night, midnight church mass -Gap Pea Coat -BB Clark corduroy…

Hello! I will be posting pictures, comments, articles, reviews, and whatever else comes to mind. Will update as much as I can. Please check out the “Guide to Dressing Well” page above if you are new. Looking forward to a…