{Man Style Monday} High Cotton Designs “Official Me Fine Tie”

The Me Fine Foundation is proud to announce High Cotton, a Raleigh-based men’s apparel brand, has dedicated a tie from their Spring line to benefit the non-profit. The Kelly Maybank striped bow tie and neck tie bow will be the official “Me Fine Tie” with 30% of all purchases of the tie donated to the […]

{Man Style Monday} RIADA by Adair Handcrafted Gifts for the Holidays

RIADA by Adair is a North Carolina-based company with a studio located in Greenville, NC and production in the Triangle area. NC State University 2012 graduate Jasmine Flood is the owner and lead designer of RIADA by Adair. Back in May, Birchbox selected her men’s tie bars to go in their male subscribers’ May Birchbox… […]

{Man Style Monday} Get to Know Bald Head Blues

I had the pleasure of meeting Bald Head Blues creator and owner Claude Pope, III at the North Hills Beach Music Series this past summer (how appropriate, right?) and love the preppy style he’s bringing from coastal North Carolina to menswear all over the area. I couldn’t wait to share it here for #ManStyleMonday! Bald […]

{Man Style Monday} Fall Suits and Tuxedos

Thank you to Bonobos for providing today’s #ManStyleMonday content – guidance on the best suit looks for men this fall season! According to Bonobos, the signature Italian wool Foundation suit has been made “even better this fall with brand new fabrics and updated interior details, including a more ergonomic interior pocket so grabbing that business […]

{Man Style Monday} A Man-Sized Contest from House of Swank and GOPC

My pal Johnny Swank of House of Swank has teamed up Great Outdoor Provision Company to offer a YETI Cooler MEGA giveaway. The goods included in the giveaway: YETI Tundra 45 Cooler ENO SingleNest Hammock House of Swank Beach Hoodie NC Flag Patch Hat NC BBQ shirt Bless your Heart shirt (This is worth over […]

{You’re Invited} These Events Are for the Guys!

Mark your calendars gentlemen (and the ladies who shop for them) – there are two great events in Raleigh this week that are designed with you in mind. Thursday – Sep. 25 – Samuelsohn and Gitman Brothers Fall 2014 Collection Show and Sale at Kannon’s in Cameron Village Bob Weakley of Samuelsohn and Mickey Phillips […]

{Man Style Monday} VK Nagrani Socks at Liles Clothing Studio

Guys, I get it. You don’t get a ton of opportunities to express your personal style when it comes to “business” and “business casual” dress codes. Socks, ties, skinny ties, and slim cut jackets. Maybe a great watch or cuff links. That’s. About. It. So if your options are limited, make sure they’re really, really […]

{Get To Know} Porch Fly Clothing

Have you had lunch, dinner, or cocktails at The Station in Downtown Raleigh? Did you notice the totally casual but totally appropriate for the neighborhood t-shirts that the staff was wearing? That’s one of the first places I really noticed Porch Fly Clothing’s local to Raleigh line of tees for both men and women, so […]

{Window Shopping} Feelgoodz Partners with Musician Jack Johnson for Feel Good Flip Flops

Earlier this summer, the gang from the Downtown tree house office and retail shop Feelgoodz announced a partnership with musician Jack Johnson for a line of flip flops that you can feel good about. 100% of proceeds from this unique collection benefit the Kokua Hawaii Foundation, supporting environmental education. With plenty of flip flop weather […]

Man Style Monday with Guest Appearance by Stan Chambers

Props to my buddy Stan for making green look so effortlessly dapper in this week’s edition of #ManStyleMonday. Follow Stan on Twitter at https://twitter.com/webjournoguy for more mens style and local news.