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Why the Polo Coat is the Only Coat You’ll Ever Need

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“Whatcha got under there?”  I’m on a sidewalk on Drumm and Market, in front of the Hyatt Regency, where the temperature in December hovers around the mid-40s.  Today is especially frigid, especially for us thin-blooded San Franciscans, and many are forced to bundle in their warmest getups.  All levels of formality and style are represented:

The 3 Wildest Brands at Pitti Uomo 91

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In addition to some of the best classic menswear brands, the best accessories, and the all-around best brands, period, Pitti plays host to some crazy and crazily impressive work. Here are three of the wildest brands at Pitti Uomo 91, brought to you by the discerning eye of Arianna Reggio. OLD RANDA One of the

2016 Classic Menswear in Review

Wow.  You all posted so many pictures in 2016.  Like, thousands.  Most of you, waaaay more than me.  As @Roycru stated: “Thanks awfully to all those who post pictures of themselves and who don’t get discouraged by the occasional bizarre comments.” Indeed, it takes persistence, a desire to improve, and perhaps a touch of narcissism

What to Wear With a Shearling Jacket

1. Aero Coastal Command shearling jacket 2. Rocky Mountain Featherbed liner jacket from Mr. Porter 3. Folk waffle-knit crew sweater from End 4. 4 Pocket pant from Evan Kinori 5. Goodyear-welted Julius boots in vintage leather from Peter Nappi In my mind, there are very few things warmer than shearling. Yes, you could probably argue that one of those insulated suits

Styleforum’s Pitti 91 Recap

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Pitti passes by so quickly. There is so much build up beforehand, and then… poof, it’s over. I’ve spent the last two months planning what to see, who to meet, etc., etc. Then the week comes and it all turns into a hazy whirlpool of cheek kisses, dinners, and nighttime events in lavish locations. Then,

The Pittilogues: Pitti Uomo 91, Day 5 – The End

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Pitti has seemed more subdued to me this year. Les boisterous. The theme – Dance!, or something – has been much less apparent; the only gesture is an installation of gyrating mops in the plaza – many of which are broken by Friday. I really don’t think it’s just me, either. I’d guess there are fewer

Attending Pitti Uomo as a Woman

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I didn’t exactly know what to expect from Pitti91, beside a whole lot of tight pants and narcissism. I am familiar with fashion events such as the Women’s Fashion Week, so I am pretty much immune to the nerve-racking parade of individuals that dress up like lion tamers in hope to snatch a feature on