A friend of mine recently sent me a link to this absolutely spectacular set of photos compiled by the Denver Post. The collection is from an exhibit by the library of congress. “These Images”, they say, “are by photographers of the Farm Security Administration/Office of War Information, [and] are some of the only color photographs … Read more
I recently stumbled upon this video about the Viberg Boot company produced by Inventory Magazine’s “Inventory Films”. It is about a year old so I’m surprised I haven’t seen more coverage, but, as one would expect from Inventory, it is still a beautifully shot piece about a company with an authentic past. Inventory’s description does … Read more
Following in Tom’s footsteps, FIGS (short for Fashion Inspired Global Sophistication) promises to donate a school uniform to a child in need with every tie purchase. The program is called Threads for Threads and will begin by supplying uniforms for children in 105 schools in Kenya and Tanzania. If that isn’t inspiring enough, it doesn’t … Read more
The concept is simple: Photographs of things organized neatly. Although not particularly Man focused, it does conjure the beauty of deliberateness, structure, simplicity and variety which are, perhaps not so surprisingly, the most noble qualities of Menswear. - M Link: thingsorganizedneatly.tumblr.com Just a few more photos after the jump.
“If images of your father and grandfather wearing beautifully tailored, but slightly old-fashioned suits from this Chicago-based company is the only lasting memory you have of the 91-year-old brand, it’s time to take a second look. The new Oxxford suits feature lighter super wool and cashmere fabrics, softer construction, and a sexier shape that includes … Read more