Hey so after I wrote last week’s post about the five shoes you need this winter, I had a bunch of girls contact me and ask me to do one for them. I often get asked to talk more about womenswear and I probably should because I am finding myself far more interested in women’s clothing than men’s of late, largely due to the fact that I have a real life clotheshorse on hand who actually enjoys/tolerates being dragged around department stores and boutiques and forced to try on anything that catches my eye. It’s probably my favourite way toClick to Continue!
Jack Purcells, Mark McNairys, Chuck Taylors. Jack asks: I’m overhauling my closet and starting with shoes. What, in your opinion, are the best basics/staples I should get? Hi Jack, good question. I wear the same pair of navy blue Chuck Taylors every day of the week, and they are, in my opinion, the perfect shoes. However: I will concede that I don’t have to go to an office for work, my only dress code is whatever I feel like wearing on the day, and I wouldn’t wear them to a wedding. So after a bit of thought, I have comeClick to Continue!
Photos: Greg Lewis Hailing from Auckland, New Zealand, a guy doesn’t have any need for a pair of leather boots. It doesn’t snow, temperatures hardly drop below a balmy 10 degrees, and it might rain all the time, but that’s what cars are for. Here in New York, things are different: Chuck Taylors don’t cut it in snow, and wet feet will give you the man flu faster than drinking a cup full of pneumonia. So for the past few months I’ve been jumping puddles, holding umbrellas over my sneakers and walking miles in the wrong direction to avoid patchesClick to Continue!