Wednesday, December 29th, 2010

6:30 pm

Rothco Red Union Suit


OAKNYC offers the Red Union Suit by Rothco. Rothco, a long john manufacturer that uses all US materials on their products shows us their “onesie.” The perfect NYE recovery suit this piece offers “a front button closure and a slit…

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Thursday, September 30th, 2010

Tuesday, July 20th, 2010

Monday, March 29th, 2010

7:50 pm

Short Suits from Farah Vintage

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Haven’t gotten formal in a pair of shorts since prep school. But, beginning to think this is the summer my tattooed legs play a role in weddings and ocean side cocktail parties. Short suits aren’t limited in variety this season…

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Monday, March 22nd, 2010

8:43 pm

Suit Royal Blue Felix Jacket

Selectism - Suit Royal Blue Felix Jacket

Suit was launched in 2004. Their concern, like many new menswear brands, is contemporary takes on classic pieces. Their Felix Jacket is indicative of the approach. Based on a fisherman’s coat, the Felix Jacket is constructed of treated cotton and…

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Thursday, November 12th, 2009

11:00 pm

Raf Simons Suit With Neoprene Arms

Selectism - Raf Simons Suit With Neoprene Arms

Are we taking a risk with publishing this Raf Simons suit with neoprene arms? Maybe, but credit should first be given to the designer for pushing the lengths to which the classic suit may be re-engineered for foul weather. “Classic…

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Saturday, February 28th, 2009

Wednesday, February 11th, 2009

3:34 pm

Paul Smith Mohair Suit

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It’s not often we recommend suits (in fact, we never do) but when one is this nice we have to feature it. This Paul Smith suit is in a great shade of blue, which immediately gives it a more casual…

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Tuesday, April 29th, 2008

7:38 pm

Urban Security Suit

Urban Security Suit

  Yanko highlights some serious fashion body armour. “Who says protecting yourself from sniper attacks or chemical warfare needs to be ugly business? Certainly not Dutch designer Tim Smit. His ‘Urban Security Suit’ will be all the rage in a…

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