25 Feb
Sydney, Australia label adds a different knot to its repertoire

Essentially invested in the happy accident of the bow tie, Le Noeud Papillon is the French name of that sartorial creation, translating literally to ‘the knot of the butterfly’. Besides the Bow Ties, Pocket Squares and Smoking Jackets which we’ve covered before, the Sydney, Australia based company is now tying an additional knot with its fine […]


12 Sep
100% silk woven handgun ties handmade in New York City

Retailer for the most distinguished of gentlemen, Duncan Quinn, brings you his new array of Magnum 44 silk ties. Just like his Smoking Skull Cufflinks the ties are of the highest quality: handmade in New York City, 100% silk woven in England from one of the best mill suppliers available. Retailing at $185, there are […]


26 Jun
Gear for your skate, photography & beer drinking lifestyle

Now that we’re a few days into the warm Summer Solstice, it’s time to pick up, pack up & explore the world around you. Poler has recently released some new items for the upcoming season including four new bags: a daypack, mini duffel, camera cooler and mountain tote. They’ve also  collaborated with Mizu to craft […]


29 Aug
Quality treasure made from another man's trash

We’ve come across some very interesting items made from recycled products. Remember the wood ties? The same concept in recycling old products into something new and wearable has been applied to the production of the Sonic Fabric’s ties from artist Alyce Santoro in collaboration with New York City designer Julio Cesar. The sustainable ties — […]


15 Jun
A shaded take on classic neckwear

Looking for an inventive way to change up your dress gear? Look no further than the Neck Spec. The abstract cousin to your eyewear, the headscratching accessory gives a shaded take on the classic bow tie. The updated version fits with almost any collar and all come with an adjustable elastic neck band. The brainchild […]


3 Jun
Be the talk of the water cooler with this upcycled accessory

Wood Thumb, a San Francisco-based start-up, is inspired by wood. The eco-friendly company manufactures ties built from reclaimed wood. Using material culled from places like demolition projects or construction development, the team crafts each tie by hand. Though made out of recycled wood, sections of these ties are put together to make for a lightweight […]


13 May
Bowties by Pierrepont Hicks

The bowtie will forever be a staple of men’s fashion, but just because it’s a classic accessory doesn’t mean we can’t have a little fun with it. Pierrepont Hicks’ Hatteras Bowtie is an obvious break from the traditional black-tie-only goods. The seersucker/sky blue plaid bowtie is hand-finished in the garment district of NYC and is […]