As a foundational piece of any menswear ensemble, a shirt should provide not only a good fit and style but also a good value for money! However, with so many shirts on the market these days, it can be challenging to find what’s right for you. As such, let’s kick off a three-part series on men’s dress shirts by looking at off-the-rack models, and how they stack up against other options.
While sneakers certainly aren’t considered a staple of classic menswear, we at the Gentleman’s Gazette can’t dismiss them outright; they’re part of a great many men’s wardrobes, and storied luxury brands are even getting into the sneaker market–case in point, the French fashion house, Lanvin! Here’s our verdict on whether Lanvin’s DBB1 tennis shoe is worth its price.
As many of our frequent readers know, we are passionate about classic men’s style, especially historic clothes. So, today, we’ll take a closer look at the outfits and suits in the original Godfather film from 1972. We’ll try to point out things that are off, note certain details, and what we could have maybe improved.
Building a classic menswear collection is an ongoing journey–and today, I’ll walk you through my wardrobe, show you the purchases I’ve made to build it, and discuss some gaps I’d like to fill!
Stated plainly, there are those who look forward to middle age, and those who dread it–the “midlife crisis” is a common phenomenon, after all! Aging is inevitable, however, and we believe a gentleman should embrace the benefits that come with it, while at the same time steering away from habits that make him look older than he needs to!
For us at the Gentleman’s Gazette, style is a personal journey that develops over time–and this principle is embodied by Sammy Davis Jr., a Hollywood icon whose style remains memorable to this day! In this installment of our How to Dress Like series, we’ll discuss the life and career of one of the 20th century’s most multifaceted entertainers, and how you can emulate his signature style.