No longer will we have to wade through the hordes of thousands pouring into SoHo that one night a year in the fall. No longer will we be disappointed by the alcohol-hoarding teens stealing all the booze at shops. Because, thanks to these same teens, Fashion’s Night Out has been cancelled for the coming fall.
If we weren’t excited about ‘The Great Gatsby’ before, we definitely are now that the second full-length (and much longer than the first) trailer has hit! After slowly releasing poster after poster on the movie’s official Facebook page, each featuring a different cast member, the preview is finally here and it’s full of some of the most stylish costumes I’ve ever seen! Click ahead to see some of the best images from ‘The Great Gatsby’ trailer.
Fans of G4 should take in as much of the video game-focused TV network as they possibly can because not too long from now it will be going off the air to be replaced by Esquire… Wait! What?
Esquire, Hearst Magazine Corporation’s leading men’s lifestyle publication for the modern man, is heading to television with a slew of cooking, fashion, travel and presumably lifestyle-based content for their demographic. But that doesn’t bode well for G4 since it’ll be completely rebranded.
Are you already poised to stock your closet with the latest wave of menswear from Calvin Klein? Well, it’s not exactly here just yet, but the brand recently presented its latest collection for spring 2013 to a New York audience, and you can take a peek at what was shown right here.
Martin Greenfield, 83, owner of Martin Greenfield Clothiers in Brooklyn, is of the mind set that there are no tailors in our society. According to him, it takes a six-year apprenticeship to acquire the proper skills, which most so-called tailors don’t have.
Greenfield, on the other hand, has been a tailor for more than 60 years, and he has passed along his knowledge and made suits for brands like Brooks Brothers and Rag & Bone.
“Everybody isn’t perfect,” he tells The Menswear Journal. “But yet I make them look like they’re all perfect.”
A lot of men have a hard enough time shopping for clothes, but taller, larger, shorter and slimmer men have it even harder. “As much as I love brands, I still can’t fit into anything,” Eric Powell of Ratio Clothing tells The Menswear Journal. At approximately 6′ 4”, he always had problems with purchasing clothes, especially when it came to shirts. “I [sometimes] wanted a smaller neck size to make it fit in the body, but then it would be too tight in the neck.”
This constant frustration motivated him to start his own made-to-measure shirt company called Ratio Clothing, located in Colorado. “I bought custom-shirts in Asia but I wasn’t impressed with the quality,” he says. “I thought there was an opportunity in the market for casual shirts and I didn’t feel like there was a good option.”
Plenty of guys share Eric’s dilemma but most don’t have the knowledge to work these problems out for themselves. In case you’re either wary of custom-made shirting or can’t find the funds, The Menswear Journal chatted with Eric about how different kinds of men can pick the right shirt.
Diego Diaz Marin, the Spanish photographer that brought us these same fashion photos a while back, has returned to offer a peek at his latest collection of images titled “Pecado Gitano” (which roughly translates as “Gyspy Sin”).
So I’m definitely a little late on this (exactly nine days late) but I figured there are at least some people online not scouring the farthest corners of the Internet for the latest in Jack Spade news.
Have you heard about the guy who put it all on red? Michael K. Williams, the star of ‘The Wire,’ ‘Boardwalk Empire’ and the upcoming ‘RoboCop’ remake is here to tell you all about it. It’s a story about personal style and what having it really means in this too-cool-for-words short film titled ‘The Reinvention.’
When David Beckham isn’t on the soccer field, he makes a living being an international sex symbol, thanks to his numerous fashion campaigns for Armani, Calvin Klein and his latest for H&M. Now it looks like it’s time to pass the torch to his little ones — with the obvious exception that they won’t be modeling underwear anytime soon.
Todd Snyder was named one of GQ magazine’s Best New Menswear Designers just a few months ago and already we’re seeing his pieces on just about every trendy, hip celeb out there. Daniel Radcliffe sure knows what’s up! He appeared recently on BBC’s ‘The Graham Norton Show’ sporting one of Snyder’s awesome shirt-and-tie combos.
In case you haven’t noticed, the varsity jacket — you know, that one article of clothing all those footballer, basketballer and baseballer jocks wore in high school — have made a comeback. Now even the most suave S.O.B.s of NYC can be seen sporting these badboys down the cobblestoned streets of SoHo. But if you’re looking to join in the trend without reliving your high school days, there are a ton of new options to try, like Bottega Veneta’s new one with hook fastenings.
Click ahead to find out where you can purchase this jacket.
GANT Rugger semi-recently celebrated it’s latest 2012 Holiday collection by putting together a promotional video to show customers how to look bloody damn chic come New Years Eve! If you’re already stressing about looking your best for when the ball drops, perhaps this is your quick fix.