Shop Filson: Rugged Outdoorsman Meets Durable Professionalism

by Emma Klug | October 21st, 2014

Never judge a book by its cover. That’s how the saying goes. And never assume that just because a store specializes in hunting, fishing and overall outdoor activity clothing and accessories that it can’t also be a great place to shop for office wear. Meet Filson, your newest destination for quality bags and clothing durable… Read more…

Today’s Coveted Working Look: Original Penguin Printed Indigo Oxford Shirt

by Emma Klug | September 4th, 2014

As classic, sharp and romanticized as menswear often is, it sometimes gets a bad wrap for being predictable, especially in an office setting. As a woman who likes to think that I have “nothing to wear,” I’ve come to the realization that compared to men I actually do have a wide array of choices when… Read more…

Event: StyleChicago’s “Cruise in Style”

by Rachel Yeomans | August 17th, 2014

On Thursday, July 31st, hosted “Cruise in Style”: a two-and-a-half hour cruise on Lake Michigan from Navy Pier aboard the Odyssey.  The event included complimentary cocktail drinks from ABSOLUTE and PERONI, a buffet styled dinner and dessert, DJ and dancing, and fashion from J.TOOR and RICORSO. We sent our interns Jessica Braun Gervais and… Read more…

Shop Jack Spade: Menswear Staples and Quality Bags

by Emma Klug | August 7th, 2014
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Whether you’ve seen their ads on the subway platform, noticed one of their items while flipping through the pages of GQ, or spotted a celebrity wearing one of their pieces on a menswear blog, chances are you’ve heard of Jack Spade. The brand, which is an extension of the Kate Spade empire, has grown tremendously… Read more…

Today’s Coveted Working Look: Topshop Buckle Monk Shoe

by Emma Klug | July 18th, 2014
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The  double monk shoe has a long sartorial history. As the name suggests, the shoe was first worn by European monks many centuries ago to protect their feet when sandals just couldn’t do the job anymore. As time passed, the monk shoe went on to serve as one of the most stylish pieces of  footwear… Read more…

Shop Sid Mashburn: Inspirational Menswear

by Emma Klug | July 14th, 2014

It can sometimes be difficult to create a lot of variation for the working man’s wardrobe. With so many awesome professional clothing options already available for men – such as the traditional suit and tie, polo and khakis, button up and chinos, etc. – it can be easy to stick to traditional clothing options and… Read more…

The Working Man: Working the Blazer

by Rachel Yeomans | January 1st, 2014
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It’s frigid out there! I talk about layering pretty constantly with my own wardrobe; that goes for you men as well! To stay warm (and stylish) during the workday, I beg you to not reach for that hoodie. Why not consider…the blazer? Men’s blazers can be dressed up or down, and can be worn not… Read more…

The Working Man: Angelo Galasso Men’s RTW Spring 2013

by Kaitlin Chad | January 23rd, 2013

Looking for a sleek fresh spring look? The Angelo Galasso Men’s RTW Spring 2013 collection is the perfect inspiration for your spring time wardrobe. The blue hues and white pants with structured tailored suits are a look to follow that is sleek and relaxed for the fresh weather and cool nights of spring.

Today’s Coveted Working Look: Dotted Tux Shirt

by Anne Dreshfield | December 5th, 2012

Some days just call for a menswear-inspired piece. Whether it’s cold and blustery outside or you have a meeting where you have to impress, a sleek shirt will convey poise and power the moment you walk in the door. I don’t normally look for work clothes at Madewell, but their Dotted Tux Shirt made me… Read more…

The Working Man: Ryan Gosling and The Power Suit

by Matthew Piker | November 14th, 2012

Ryan Gosling can thank his A-list status on one wardrobe essential: the power suit. As professionals, every guy needs one. And if possible, two. The hunt for this item may seem daunting. It’s the equivalent of the little black dress for women, an item which a girl never stops looking for yet probably has twenty… Read more…