Store of Note – The Hatter, Toronto

Without a doubt a good hat is worth proper care. Assuming you’ve matured from wearing a baseball cap (unless you are a baseball player or S.W.A.T. team member and must wear them for work purposes) and you have graduated from the mass-produced, vacuum formed fedoras, you posses at least one proper felt hat. This mayContinue reading “Store of Note – The Hatter, Toronto”

Kingpin Clothing Sale at CAFTCAD Movie Wardrobe Sale – Saturday June 4th, Toronto

I will be at the CAFTCAD Movie and Television Wardrobe Sale this weekend with a full range of designer uniques, vintage clothing and gentlemenswear. If you are in the Toronto area, please do drop by for a sartorial chat and do a little treasure hunting. CAFTCAD puts on its bi-annual movie and television wardrobe saleContinue reading “Kingpin Clothing Sale at CAFTCAD Movie Wardrobe Sale – Saturday June 4th, Toronto”

Style Site of Note – The Worker-Dandyist International

For A Working Class With Class So goes the motto of the style site The Worker-Dandyist International, a blog devoted to, “…define our Dandyism, in essence, as simply making as much of an effort as possible with the limited resources available.  An effort in sartorial flair and individuality, an effort in civility, social responsibility andContinue reading “Style Site of Note – The Worker-Dandyist International”

Gentlemen’s Fabrics 101 – Silks

Silk – the word itself mimics the fabric it names as you say it flowing softly through your lips only catching slightly at the end. Silk comes from the harvested cocoons of the larvae of the mulberry tree moth, Bombyx mori, and in domesticated fashion on silk farms in a practice called sericulture. Bombyx moriContinue reading “Gentlemen’s Fabrics 101 – Silks”

Style Site of Note – A Suitable Wardrobe

Will Boehlke is the author of a men’s style blog that provides gentlemen with the why’s and wherefore of classic men’s style. A Suitable Wardrobe has been covering off the various elements of classic style since 2006 in a blog that is a rich resource for those of us wanting to know the best wayContinue reading “Style Site of Note – A Suitable Wardrobe”