Guys, Here’s What You Should Wear if the Event is Black Tie Optional

The other day, I walked out the door and it just smelled like, well, it smelled like weddings.  There were flowers blooming, the sun was shining, and somewhere nearby somebody’s soon-to-be mother-in-law was panicking about losing her son to his new bride.  Ok, so it didn’t actually smell like weddings.  I don’t actually know what […]


Change Up Your Tie Game This Spring

The birds are chirping, the sun is shining and spring is here.  You’ve spent all winter trying to stay warm and dress to the nines, and now that we are out of the grey winter weather you are looking to match your look to the extra spring pep you now have in your step.   […]


What “Out”erwear You Should Wear to Stay “in” This Spring?

That dreaded night where we have to change our clocks and lose an hour of sleep has come and gone.  We have sprung our clocks forward, so I guess it’s time to spring forward in our wardrobes, too.  The beginning of spring also means New York Fashion Week happened not too long ago and gave […]


Fashion 101: How Should Your Suit Fit?

Everybody needs a refresher every now and again.  Today we are going back to basics.  I think it is always great to remind ourselves how to look good.  Just like your favorite local football heroes need to run some basic drills at practice, we need to run some fashion drills so we can keep our […]


Want to Wear Your Pajamas to Work? Go For It.

Over the past couple decades, the general fashion trends have become more and more casual.  In the 20s, suits were the norm for the everyday working gentleman.  Now a man who wears a suit daily is like a rare flower spotted in the rainforest, and business casual (emphasis on the casual) is the standard. In […]


Keep It Fresh This Holiday Season (With Your Style, Not with Your Mom)

In case you haven’t noticed, the holiday season has creeped up on us once again and you know what that means: holiday parties, family events and social gatherings galore.  Maybe you’re not the biggest social butterfly, but everybody has something to go to throughout the duration of the holiday season and that means you have […]


Believe it or Not, The Holiday Season is Upon Us

Believe it or not, the holiday season is upon us.  I know, I was grumbling myself as I wrote that.  Somehow, the holidays always seem to appear out of nowhere like that mass scraggly bearded friends you didn’t know you had until November hits.  Like it or not, we must embrace it, so why not […]


Baltimore is Notorious for its Unpredictable Winters

Baltimore is notorious for its unpredictable winters.  In recent years, we have seen both winters of Snowmaggedon proportions and winters that did not really feel like winter at all.  No matter what weather this winter season brings, we are sure to face some chilly days, and it is important to be prepared for those days. […]


Fall/Winter ‘16 Menswear Trends

Coppers and sailors and plaids, oh my!  Finding fashion inspiration from the runway can seem as terrifying as facing your biggest fear.  The styles seen at fashion shows never seem quite approachable enough to roll out in the everyday lives of us average guys – or so it may seem.  While the fall/winter trends for […]