Posts Tagged ‘ties’
May 11, 2015
Do Yourself a Favor & Invest in a Luxury Tie
In a world of ubiquitous fast fashion, two companies are ensuring that contemporary pieces are rooted in tradition and quality craftsmanship. Each with their own unique take on the idea, Coyaba and Maki & Mpho are redefining the luxury tie niche. Coyaba Meaning ‘paradise’ in Arawak (an indigenous people of the Caribbean), Coyaba is elevating...
Oct 01, 2014
Photo: Two Well-Dressed Young Men
Today’s reader photo was submitted via our Facebook page, and though there’s no info on specifically what they’re wearing, the looks were too good not to post. Meet Jason (on the right) and Daniel (on the right). Share your style with the world – submit a photo to Chubstr. Tell us who you are, what...
Sep 03, 2014
Photo: The Man in the Paisley Tie
Blue blazer, reversible vest, cream shirt, and paisley tie from Destination XL Follow this guy on Tumblr Show the world that big guys have style. Click here to share your look with Chubstr. Tell us who you are, what you’re wearing, and where you got it. This helps other guys find the looks they like.
Oct 31, 2013
Finding Stylish, Affordable Accessories at The Knottery
Accessories. As much as we like them, buying the good ones can be pretty expensive. On one hand, we want a well-crafted, high-quality product. On the other hand, it’s difficult to justify paying an arm and a leg for a tie, pocket square, or scarf that might not get a ton of regular use. The...
Jul 08, 2013
Ties in Your Size: 4 Questions With Nicholas Monterotti of Peter Field
Nicholas Monterotti started custom tie brand Peter Field in 2010 after a lifetime of being frustrated with ill-fitting, overly-expensive menswear. Today, his Chicago based company creates affordably priced custom ties, bow ties, & pocket squares, with plans to expand to other types of custom made clothing in the future. We talk to Nicholas about starting...
Jul 01, 2013
TieTry, the Netflix of Neckties Purchased by Freshneck
Last year we told you about TieTry – an online service that uses the same business model as Netflix, except with a focus on neckties. Here’s how it works: sign up, choose the tie (or ties) that you like based on brand, color, style, material, pattern, and width. Add it to your “queue,” and it’ll show...
Jun 11, 2013
Photo: Just Married
Just got married! I was pretty bummed out about my suit because I had to go to Men’s Wearhouse because they carry fat sizes. It’s not as high quality as I would have liked…But I looked really good. Still waiting for photographer photos. Suit: Men’s Wearhouse brand I never heard of before. Glasses: Lookmatic. Shirt:...
Sep 18, 2012
The Well-Rounded Gent: Standing Out with General Knot
The Well-Rounded Gent brings you higher end clothing and accessories for the big and tall man. Send your questions, comments and anything you’d like us to cover here. Part of cultivating your style is finding ways to make your look unique. Being a bigger guy means less options for clothing in your size, so it’s even more...
Feb 14, 2012
Get 14% Off All Pink Clothing at T.M. Lewin
Menswear company T.M. Lewin is celebrating Valentine’s Day with 14% off all of their pink clothing when you use the coupon code LOVELY at checkout. At my count, they’ve got more than 150 pink items in their inventory – including more than 80 shirts. If you don’t think you could pull off a pink shirt, take...
Feb 01, 2012
TieTry: Netflix for Your Neck
TieTry is an online service that allows users to literally, “try” ties out – think of it like checking books out of a library or renting dvds from Netflix—order a tie, try it out, send it back, get a new one. We spoke with Co-Founder Scott Tindle about the company’s origin, how it works, and...