Product Reviews


Pol Roger – The “British” Champagne House

The name Pol Roger stands for more than 160 years of Champagne Excellency. Today, we will introduce you to this famous House, its history as well as its Champagnes. Read more

History of Men's Accessories Nicholas Storey

Book review: The History of Men’s Accessories by Nicholas Storey

The History of Men’s Accessories : A Short Guide for Men About Town is Nicholas Storey’s second book Read more

Compass Box Whisky Company

Drinking Differently – The Compass Box Whisky Company

Scotch Whisky is, in many ways, the liquid manifestation of the dual power and elegance of the countryside in which it is carefully crafted.  As the harsh wind and rain whip against the sides of dunnage Read more

Panta Clothing Tie

Panta Clothing – Six Fold Tie

A few weeks ago, we received two complimentary ties from Panta Clothing, which is a New York City based manufacturer of men’s clothing such as ties, scarfs and trousers. While all Panta clothing items are 100% produced in the US, owner Ed Morel imports the pants fabrics predominantly from Italy and the tie silks and wools from England. Read more


Seeing Clearly – E.B. Meyrowitz


As someone who has worn glasses since my single-digit years, I have had plenty of time to cultivate an obsession. Spectacles aren’t something, like a shirt, that most people change regularly.  Instead, you wear them every day, maybe accumulating a modest “wardrobe” over the years from which to choose each morning.  Read more

Tie Snug

Tie Snug Review

About three months, ago we were introduced to a small startup company, Tie Snug, that was working on a little accessory to prevent a tie from slipping. Today, we want to discuss the issue of slipping tie knots and present you our Tie Snug test results. Read more