Monthly Archives: February 2013

Way back in the 1870’s, a new style of tennis shoes hit the scene. Crafted from Chinese or Brazilian buckskin, and complete with a leather sole, they were serviceable, though…


Know Your Terms: Bucks

Because dropping the lingo is half the fun of dressing well.

Men everywhere are rediscovering that great shopping ideal: Buy it once, buy it for life. (Buy it on Gilt and you may well be able to buy two at once,…


An Umbrella Nice Enough Not to Forget

Quality gear isn't just more fun to use—it's a lot less likely to get left in the back of a cab.

The fact that it was named after a squash shot and sports an intriguingly herbal-looking logo tells you everything you need to know about Boast. Well, actually…no it doesn’t. For…

Brands You Should Know


Get to know Boast, the brand that was founded by a tennis pro and is beloved by irreverent preppy types from East Hampton to the East Village.