I’m 5’11”, with a slim athletic build, and have size 13 feet. My problem is that when I wear certain shoes, a la wingtips, without socks in summer fashion, my feet look enormous comparatively. Any suggestions? I once read that … read more →
After a three-week hiatus (which had nothing to do with the aftereffects of our recent rye whiskey tasting, we swear), Josh and I are back with a few answers (or at least responses!) to your style dilemmas. Send us your … read more →
Spring break, beaches–what do you recommend for attire? Linen pants? Flip-flops? What shoes do you wear to dinner? This is a topic that still keeps me up at night. Why? Well, as a former resident of Hawaii who refused to … read more →
As a 6’5″, 190-pound 18-year-old, what is the best way to get properly fitting dress clothes inexpensively, but that will look good and last? Talk about hitting home. Why, just a few years ago I was a 6’5″ 18-year-old. First … read more →
Is pin rolling denim really acceptable? How is the look best achieved? How do you pin roll? That’s a great question, and the answer is a resounding and authoritative “It Depends.” Pin rolling is an effective way to deal with … read more →
What are the basics a West Coast gentleman would need for his closet when it’s 70+ degrees year round? -Jack Archer, Newport Coast, CA As a born-and-raised Southern Californian, I feel your pain. As much as one may like cashmere, … read more →
Which color of shirt will be appropriate for a bluish black suit?
By a bluish black suit, I’m going to assume you are referring to midnight blue; a blue so dark as to appear black. It is used to great effect for tuxedos, as it can appear blacker than black in certain light.
If it is a tux, I would recommend... read more →
Following up on my first piece on relativity theory, I’d like to point out another principle that should guide your dress habits as a legal professional. The goal is to look generally sharp, exercise a degree of self-expression, and not … read more →