Giveaway: Logan Richard Belt

Logan Richard:  They’re a belt company based in Burlington, Vermont that has a “preppy” esthetic, but in the original context of the word: practical, timeless, and built to last for the long-haul. The brand came about when owner Logan Szidik took one of his many repp neckties from his days at prep
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Hardwick Part 3

A few weekends ago, Hardwick Clothes rolled into town on their way back from “market” in NYC with two dozen or so of their newest looks.  The pieces come made with updated fits, lightweight fabrics, and downright gorgeous patterns. I enlisted the help of two friends – James and Gustavo who have been featured within Proper Profiles
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10 Bits of Randomness

March 7th, 2015 Edition “Baxter Shorts” – I know it’s still frigid outside, but these shorts via Club Monaco are pretty sweet. “Polish One Off” – Because every guy needs to know how to polish his shoes. “Tassel Loafers” – I would very much so like to have these loafers
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10 Bits of Randomness

 February 27th, 2015 Edition “Gunnison Moccasin” – My favorite driving moccasins that are marked down by nearly 50%.  From what I heard, these shoes will be discontinued this season. “The Preppy Manifesto” – I wrote about the topic of preppy and it got quite the interest.  If you haven’t commented,
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10 Bits of Randomness

February 20th, 2015 Edition “Calfskin Cooper Trolley” – You may have already noticed, but I have this weird obsession with luggage making this piece from RL (unattainably) desirable. “The Teddy Bear Coat” – Quick clip by Bill Cunningham on a coat we could all use in our closet. “MH40” –
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10 Bits of Randomness

 February 6th, 2015 Edition “Tuckernuck” – 30% off ALL outerwear – including Barbour (that never happens). “Masculine Interiors” – I’ve been a fan of Ivy Style for years (it’s really the first blog I ever started reading on a regular basis).  The editor – Christian Chensvold – has branched out with
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The Hardwick Series

Modeling & Menswear:  Last month I got to spend the day in the Hardwick archives sifting through marketing materials that are nearly four times older than me.  What did I find?  A lot of Playboy… In its prime, Hardwick was known for “having the best blazer in the world” and
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