Category Archives: Menswear

Paul Newman’s Beard

I haven’t shaved properly since I was about 20. Deeply un-ivy, but fuck ivy, I want to look like Paul Newman…  

Paul Newman’s Beard

I haven’t shaved properly since I was about 20. Deeply un-ivy, but fuck ivy, I want to look like Paul Newman…  

R.I.P Glenn O’Brien (1947-2017)

News has just reached that Glenn O’Brien has died! He was of those dressers, well documented on the internet, that I always thought just ‘got it’, you know? One to look up to, for sure.

R.I.P Glenn O’Brien (1947-2017)

News has just reached that Glenn O’Brien has died! He was of those dressers, well documented on the internet, that I always thought just ‘got it’, you know? One to look up to, for sure.

California Surfing and Climbing in the Fifties

Every time even the merest hint of a ray of sunshine breaks through the clouds here in London my mind drifts towards California. Sea, sunshine, skateboarding and Stan Getz permeate my life and I’m far happier with everything than I was just

California Surfing and Climbing in the Fifties

Every time even the merest hint of a ray of sunshine breaks through the clouds here in London my mind drifts towards California. Sea, sunshine, skateboarding and Stan Getz permeate my life and I’m far happier with everything than I was just

Skate Ivy

I love skateboarding, but hate the idea of dressing like a skateboarder. Obviously, in the contemporary scene that’s a bit of a non-issue; you can dress like Dylan (RIP) or you can dress like Lucien Clarke, you’re still a skateboarder. Ivy

Skate Ivy

I love skateboarding, but hate the idea of dressing like a skateboarder. Obviously, in the contemporary scene that’s a bit of a non-issue; you can dress like Dylan (RIP) or you can dress like Lucien Clarke, you’re still a skateboarder. Ivy

Cartoon Style; Kazuo Hozumi

I’ve said it before, I’ll say it again: The pictorial history of the Ivy League look is a drawn one, and from the old Brooks catalogues and H.I.S ads to Mr Slowboy’s Instagram, menswear drawing continues to make it’s fanatics

Cartoon Style; Kazuo Hozumi

I’ve said it before, I’ll say it again: The pictorial history of the Ivy League look is a drawn one, and from the old Brooks catalogues and H.I.S ads to Mr Slowboy’s Instagram, menswear drawing continues to make it’s fanatics

In Defence of; The Ball Cap

I was never without one when I was younger. Always New Era, always Yankees and always with the flattest peak I could get. Then I became a mod and rejected anything that I deemed pedestrian sportswear. But, thank heavens, I graduated

In Defence of; The Ball Cap

I was never without one when I was younger. Always New Era, always Yankees and always with the flattest peak I could get. Then I became a mod and rejected anything that I deemed pedestrian sportswear. But, thank heavens, I graduated

Nostalgia…Remember 2009?

I suffer terribly from nostalgia. I even miss the stuff that was happening two weeks ago. God knows how I’ll cope when I’m actually old. Naturally, this nostalgia eventually drifts towards menswear. What were we wearing? What was the look?

Nostalgia…Remember 2009?

I suffer terribly from nostalgia. I even miss the stuff that was happening two weeks ago. God knows how I’ll cope when I’m actually old. Naturally, this nostalgia eventually drifts towards menswear. What were we wearing? What was the look?