Some things that you might have missed if you’re not following me on twitter:


– The new Hickey Freeman? Do Men Want Boxy or Bold?

Are Designer Sunglasses Worth It? A look at the business of Luxottica and eyewear.

– Workroom has a preview of Garbstore’s SS11 collection.

Inverallan goes out of business: “After many years of business we have decided to retire. Many thanks to all our loyal customers.” Update: It sounds like they might stay in business, but are closing their mail/internet order system. Stay tuned.

– Superior Labor has a new bag design which could be great for camera gear.

– The Real McCoy’s updated their website for FW10.

– More on those awesome Makr stools.

– New blogs you should follow: Suitorial and Gentleman’s Gazette.


– The hard to find EG Newport jackets from last year are on Yoox.

– Sak’s has a few Polo Ralph Lauren navy blazers in larger sizes on sale.

– J.Crew is selling some new shell cordovan Alden boots.

Photo by Steve Benisty for the Wall Street Journal.