Category Archives: Prep Work

Prep Work: White and Dirty Bucks

G.H. Bass Buckingham Buc Seersucker season is here. I don’t care what anyone says, it starts on Easter and it’s acceptable to wear any time between Easter and Memorial Day that the weather warrants pants that will stay cool. Like … Continue reading

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Prep Work: Cufflinks

Patriots owner Robert Kraft attracted some attention on Sunday not just for how his team was playing in the Super Bowl, but the cufflinks he was wearing. These weren’t any ordinary cufflinks, they were actual Super Bowl rings. Power move. … Continue reading

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Prep Work: Duck Boots

L.L.Bean 8″ Bean Boots If you’ve paid any attention to clothing-related news in the past month, you’ve probably noticed that L.L.Bean has had a rumored waiting list of up to 100,000 for its classic Bean Boots. Many of the most … Continue reading

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Prep Work: Seersucker

Brooks Brothers Vintage Green Sport Coat It’s about time. It’s been two years since Seersucker Thursday was cancelled for the US Senate because it was deemed too frivolous, because, yeah, that’s definitely the most pressing issue facing our country these … Continue reading

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Prep Work: Cotton Golf Polos

Polo Golf Classic Striped Polo Funny that the polo is named after the sport played on horseback, was originally invented for the tennis court but is predominantly seen on the golf course. So long as the weather is nice it’s … Continue reading

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Prep Work: Quarter Zips

Brooks Brothers Argyle Half-Zip Sweater It’s that time of year again where in the morning it feels cold enough to go ice skating and by the afternoon you’re sweating through your undershirt. Layering, it’s going to be drilled into your … Continue reading

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Prep Work: Duffel Bags

  L.L.Bean Signature Bean’s Zipper Duffel Long derided as too casual and of poor quality, duffel bags are making quite the comeback. New brands are beefing up construction with premium materials like ballistic nylon and leather. Now the biggest questions … Continue reading

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Prep Work: Gym Shorts

    Streaker Sports 1978 Indianapolis Racer Shorts (designed in collaboration with Great Lakes Prep) Maybe you made a resolution to get in shape this year.  Maybe you didn’t because working out is already part of your regular routine.  Regardless, … Continue reading

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Prep Work: Madras Shorts

Polo Patchwork Madras Short There’s still plenty of time to wear madras shorts this year.  Alright technically you only have a month until the season is over, but who really wants to follow the “rules” anyways?  Whether you’re trying to … Continue reading

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Prep Work: Seersucker Pants

Seersucker season is officially in, as evidenced by Georgetown coach John Thompson III who showed up to last night’s Pacer’s game clad in the summer fabric.  It’s a shame the window to wear seersucker is so small so let’s not … Continue reading

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