Author: Ivan Yaskey

Modern Pinstripes

Walking the Line: How to Wear Modern Pinstripes

In terms of fashion trends, you can’t get any eviler than pinstripes. The print, while around in some form since the 19th century, comes with the baggage of the finance industry. In the ‘80s, that would’ve been the greed-is-good culture of Wall Street, where the pattern’s anti-solid appearance symbolized your […]

How to Wear Raincoats

How to Wear Raincoats Stylishly for Men

The raincoat…it’s for kids who’ll be waiting for the bus during a drizzle and the supremely unfashionable in hiking pants and comfortable shoes. We haven’t seen it on the fashion radar in quite some time – except for in the strictly classic sense. How can men wear a raincoat fashionably? […]

How to Wear Green for Men

Sage Advice: How to Wear Green for Men

Sage is suddenly everywhere. Décor wise, it entered the Pinterest 100 toward the end of 2017, and Southern Living declared it the new neutral. Last year, the dusty, almost genderless color with yellow and olive undertones found its way onto the runways, in both men’s and women’s presentations, and now, you’ll find it […]

Oxfords vs Brogues

Oxfords vs Brogues: What’s the Difference?

You know not to wear sneakers to a formal event. Some slip-ons are okay, if they look like fancy loafers. Lace-ups are good, too, unless they look too much like Dr. Martens. Men’s dress shoes sit somewhere between these extremes. Sometimes, an oxford is expected. Other times, you can get […]

Light Wash Denim Jeans

Lighten Up: How to Wear Light Wash Denim Jeans

Recently light wash denim – and not, keep in mind, pure white jeans – have been a menswear must-have – a casual wardrobe cornerstone. But how, when and with what do you wear them? We look at the trend and four tips on wearing light wash denim jeans. Denim Jeans […]