White Tie and Tails Tales
It might seem like closing the barn door after the cows have gotten out here in Nashville, but what better time to review the male sartorial protocol for white tie, or, full dress, events than...J. Michaels Guide to Dressing for the Races
“A Gentleman Prefers…” In the title of her 1925 novel, later made into both a Broadway musical and a film, Anita Loos made the still famous assertion that gentlemen prefer blondes, a...Congruity Is Key – Part 2 – Answers To Common Style Questions
Congruity in style can be delineated into function or purpose and elemental details. Regarding function or purpose you shouldn’t mix items that are intended for rugged outdoor purposes with items...Congruity Is Key – A Series On What, When, & How To Wear Your...
A Series on Congruity – Part I The study of temperament analysis (David Kearsey, Miers Briggs, etc.) informs us that 75% of the people in the world are more predominantly sensory ( linear,...A Man In Full
Celebrities and athletes have an (unfortunately all too often) influence on the way people dress and behave. It’s a fact. For anyone seeking an admirable paradigm for either, look no further than...
The name sweater has it’s origins in rowing, originally a woolen vest in club colors. The sweater is not longer intended to produce perspiration…with the exception of the occasional beautiful lady stroking your cashmere. With this in mind, we can only imagine the origins of the English term “jumper,” but we will leave that to your imagination. We hope you allow us to originate your fine knitwear collection.