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A Look Inside the Innovation Center Redesigning the Shoe

In recent years, Cole Haan has upended the world of footwear with its innovative approach to product design. The 89-year-old company has focused resources on evolving its lines of shoes for men and women, creating an innovation center in New Hampshire dedicated to solving problems with shoes commonly ignored by brands in the past half-century. […]

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Three Great Oxfords for Under $50

An oxford shirt is the epitome of refined utilitarianism. The perfect marriage between form and function, the shirt looks presentable both on and off-duty. Keep it crisp, and it works under a suit. Rumple it up a little, and it’s a great kick-around shirt for summer days. Top-tier oxfords can fetch several hundred dollars for […]

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The Polo-Oxford Hybrid Should Be Your New Summer Staple

Do you really need a shirt that’s one part oxford, one part polo? Yes, you do, because the popover is a nonchalant, sporty summer style staple that’s been a favorite of rakish men for over half a century. The popover owes some breathability to its relaxed fit, a cut that falls in line with men’s […]

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A New Set of Beach Basics for the Dog Days of Summer

Just in time for the dog days of summer, Mollusk has released a few new beach basics. The California-based brand added new styles to its roster of laid-back essentials including a khaki hat with a stitched mushroom design, a t-shirt with a neon wild-colored salmon and a pair of trunks in a green-and-white paisley pattern. […]

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These Vintage-Inspired Sunglasses Are Made for Everyday Wear

“We’re just taking things that people haven’t seen for a while and bringing them back,” said Jordan Silver, the founder of Silver Lining Opticians. Silver’s eyewear store on Thompson Street in New York City will celebrate its 10th anniversary this November, a testament to its status as the go-to place to source unique frames in […]

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The Trends and Takeaways from NYFW:M, and What They Mean to You

With New York Fashion Week: Men’s wrapped up, it’s time to reflect on the upcoming trends in men’s style. The recent rise of athleisure and return to looser silhouettes comprise a drastic departure from the tailored, skinny-fit looks that dominated runways less than five years ago. These new styles — which dominated the runways over […]

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Pretty Much Everything from Unionmade Is on Sale Right Now

Unionmade’s End of Season Sale just might be the largest of its kind right now. Take one look at their website, and it’s harder to find something that’s not on sale than it is to find items that have been marked down. This makes the prospect of finding good deals daunting: Where to begin? The […]

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On Sale Now: The Basics You Didn’t Know You Needed

Sometimes, you come across basics you didn’t know that you needed, and that’s what Austin’s STAG Provisions is good for. A band collar Jack Spade shirt? They’ve got it. RRL swim trunks? Check. Indigo shawl cardigans and casual blazers? They have them in multiple iterations. Austin is one of the centers of workwear cool, so […]

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Save on Classics at One of the Season’s Best Sales

Nordstrom’s Anniversary Sale is cause for celebration for style-minded folk. The 116-year-old retailer is known for selling luxurious basics that stand the test of time thanks to classic designs, and the Anniversary Sale features an early crop of fall basics before they return to their regular price. Here’s a little secret: Many of these basics […]

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Three Great Shorts Under $30

Summer will soon be on the wane, and the mid-July proliferation of sales means it’s high time to score a deal on shorts. Heck, if you can find a pair under $30, you might as well pick up every color in a style. To help you with your search, here are three pairs under $30 […]

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