Mens

What are ropers?

Ropers get their name from calf ropers. They are shorter versions of cowboy boots with a rounder toe and chopped down heel. They are a tough boot made with a dense hide. They slip on and off ( no lacing required) making them très comfortable and easy to wear. Ropers hold up walking through slushy weather…

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Should I buy a Fox Knapp or US Military Issue pea coat?

A pea coat as defined in Wikipedia: “A pea coat (or pea jacket, pilot jacket) is an outer coat, generally of a navy-coloured heavy wool, originally worn by sailors of European and later American navies.” Pea coats are classic unisex outer garments today. Authentic pea coats / jackets with traditional plastic anchor buttons, a vented back,…

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What color tie can I wear with a gray & blue outfit?

What color tie can I wear with a gray & blue outfit? I’m going to a wedding and wearing black loafers with gray slightly bluish dress pants with black belt with a dark blue and gray argyle sweater and a white shirt with buttoned collar. A tie with blue and gray that coordinates with your…

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What type of clothing flatters short males?

Short males like short females look best wearing dark monochromatic colored outfits (one color) or different shades of the same color. One color outfits give you a taller and slimmer look. Navy blue is the most flattering color for any skintone. Wearing a different color top with a different color bottom cuts you in half…

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What can I wear with the Nike Island Green Foamposites?

Nike Island Green Foamposites are casual and sporty. They would look fabulous with black jeans and a black denim jacket. The green /  turquoise color in these shoes looks fabulous with black. Great outfit to wear to a sports venue. Athletic shoes are comfortable to wear and have become an established fashion trend. Nike is…

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Is it appropriate to wear a light chocolate brown or charcoal gray suit to formal wedding? The ceremony is at 4:00 pm on a Friday & the reception is at an exclusive private yacht club.

In the past an invitation specifying formal meant a tuxedo was to be worn. When black tie optional is noted on an invitation a dark suit or tuxedo is appropriate. In today’s world a tuxedo or a formal dark suit, white shirt, and conservative tie are appropriate for a formal wedding. A dark charcoal gray suit would be…

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What is the best shirt color to wear with a burgundy blazer?

A burgundy blazer is a great investment for a man’s or woman’s wardrobe. There is no one best color shirt to wear with a burgundy blazer; there are a multitude of colors that will work with a maroon / burgundy blazer. Classic colors such as black, white and gray look good with dark reds. However,…

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What color should the groom & groomsmen wear at our wedding? It’s a Fall wedding & the girls are wearing blush & olive green.

The groom and groomsmen usually wear dark suits or tuxedos in weddings‎. Tuxedos are traditional men’s wedding party outfits. However today modern wedding parties coordinate their men’s clothing with the wedding colors, such as, in your case blush and olive-green. If you prefer the groom & groomsmen to wear suits dark navy blue suits or…

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Are floral prints in style for guys?

Floral prints  are “in style” for guys these days and you’ll be happy to know they make you look younger. Keep in mind that anything “loud” will make a fashion statement . One statement in any outfit is enough for any guy. You can pair a fashion statement with something in a solid color. For…

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