When people think of a classic sneaker, the military isn’t the first thing that comes into mind. Usually a tennis or basketball shoe is where the mind is drawn to but that isn’t the case with this particular sneaker. With its utilitarian heritage with the German military in the 1970’s, this trainer was destined to […]Read More The military trainer in menswear
For many years, boots were made for many purposes. They were utilitarian but also known for escalating an outfit. A classic side zip boot was created for convenience for time. The side zipper is a quick release component for your foot to eject and insert itself from the boot without you having to take time […]Read More BOOT OF ALL TRADES
Cuban collars have clearly been the statement for this Summer’s trend and in style, the first objective is to get the silhouette right. Vertical stripes in a fine woven cotton material makes this shirt not only breathable but gives me a more slender approach because of he illusion of the stripes! I cuff my shirts […]Read More Ever met a Cuban Collar you didn’t like?
We’re all aware that the summer time is a difficult season for style. It’s hot and people are more focused on not sweating into a puddle & ruining their clothes than looking fashionable. We forget sometimes that there are materials that exist like linen and cotton that can help guide us to summer freedom and […]Read More Summer Chills
Congratulations! You’ve finally found a reason to purchase your first suit but what would be the perfect first option? Black is too formal/ has become the dreaded uniform of the service industry. A blue is great but can’t be paired with everything, a gray or charcoal are serious contenders but there is no more versatile […]Read More Your First Suit
So, you got invited to an exclusive white party with the coolest of cool crowding the scene. What are you going to where? its actually pretty easy, you’re going to wear white. It’s that time again for the annual white party Diner En Blanc” around the world, and unfortunately, a white tee, white dickies, and […]Read More White Party Vibes
I’m a proud owner of brogues, monk straps, loafers, and other menswear dress shoes. I love them all for different reasons and occasions. If I could, I’d wear them everyday for every reason but unfortunately that wouldn’t be the wisest desicion. I invested a substantial amount of money into these and although they are meant […]Read More Learn From Your Sneakers
I’m going to make this brief and easy. This summer has made it very tough for staying fashionable and not sweating through your garments. For me, I stuck to the usual contenders, cottons and linens. They’re light, breathable and feel great on your skin. I’m trying to take advantage with this beautiful weather we’re having […]Read More Summer Skies
There’s been a common misconception that has been passed through from menswear books to style guide Instagram accounts alike that distressed jeans cannot go with a blazer. In a business or formal setting is probably where they are referring to but outside of that realm, these rules are bullshit. Yes, distressed denim have been the […]Read More Rules were meant to be broken.
Hello again! Glad you stopped by to see what’s going on in Romin’s neighborhood. We are still dealing with Winter here in Washington DC and Mother Nature is letting us all know how she really feels, however there are a few pieces that are making this cold weather very enjoyable and I have no complaints. […]Read More Navy Checks & Olive Balances