• Interviews
  • 5 Questions with Sebastian Dollinger of ETON

    For our new interview series “5 Questions with…” we got in touch with Sebastian Dollinger, designer at ETON shirts, menswear rockstar with true cosmopolitan flair. Get to know more about him in this week’s feature. 1. From all accounts, you grew up in the business. Was there ever another career path that you wanted to […]

  • Life
  • Better Skincare in 3 Easy Steps with Mavericks

    For those of you who don’t know, I shaved my beard (and chopped off my hair). For those who didn’t see, it’s probably because I was hiding out. I think there were some real attachment issues there. The decision to do it was for health reasons more than aesthetic ones and when I realized how […]

  • Style
  • Enjoying a Cigar with The Hogtown Rake

    “Because we were having a mid-morning smoke, I chose a cigar on the milder end of things. These Quai d’Orsay panatelas are from a 2007 box, right around the time they were discontinued by Habanos S.A. It is a crying shame that these are no longer available because while mild in strength, they explode with […]

  • Interviews
  • Tastemakers: Andrea Ravazzalo

    Design is when form meets function. Ravazzolo, a Venetian tailoring house, is modernizing luxury menswear with their take on subdued elegance, weaving exclusive fabrics that perform with the best in the market. We spoke with CEO Andrea Ravazzolo about the heritage of the brand, his vision of the future of tailoring and what it takes […]

  • Style
  • Ask The Expert: Single Breasted vs Double Breasted Jackets

    This week, the gentlemen from 13 Savile Row, properly known as Cad & the Dandy in collaboration with Rampley & Co., are back with a one-minute primer on jacket closures. In this eighth and final installment of the tailoring series, James Sleater talks about the two types of jacket closures and a snippet of why […]

  • Food and Drink
  • Dining Out: Fine French Fare at Dominique Bistro

    Soft jazz bellowed from the record player by the bar. From Bennett to Winehouse, some Hendrix in between, an afternoon in the East Village could hardly be better spent then at the quaint corner of Christopher and Gay, a table for two away from the hustle and bustle on 7th avenue not too far away. […]

  • Style
  • The Beauty of Suede Shoes

    Suede shoes make almost anything worn with them appear nonchalantly stylish; once shod in these beauties, of course buffed to a fine nap, aficionados only reluctantly return to the usual full grain counterpart. The suede shoe, particularly in a deep brown, shows up well in every season: contrasting warmly against lightly-hued spring ensembles; soft and […]