Tag Archives: J Crew

J.Crew Slim Indian Madras Shirt

J.Crew is currently in turmoil. Sales are slumping. Just yesterday it was reported that 150 jobs were being cut and 100 open positions were not being filled. Frank Muytjens, head of menswear since 2008, was one of the cuts. And this … Continue reading

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J.Crew Bird’s-Eye Stitch Merino Wool Cardigan

Bird’s-Eye is one of the iconic sweater patterns, made particularly famous by the L.L.Bean Norwegian Sweater. It’s right up there with Fair Isle and the fisherman’s sweater and it’s the easiest of the three for anyone to pull off. For … Continue reading

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Gitman Vintage for J.Crew Garment-Dyed Oxford Shirt

J.Crew has a knack for introducing classic brands to the public that have flown under the radar for most people. Brands like Ebbets Field Flannels and Smathers & Branson have teamed up on collaborations. Even well-established brands like Lacoste and … Continue reading

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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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Lacoste for J.Crew Polo Shirt

Here’s as interesting of a collaboration as I’ve ever seen. Lacoste teamed up with J.Crew to offer a retro take on its iconic polo shirt. Why Lacoste didn’t just create a retro version of its own, I’m not sure, although if … Continue reading

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Brand Bracket 2015: Detroit Region, First Round

  First Round polls are closed. Please head to the Second Round to vote. Voting for the First Round will close at 11:59 PM EST on Sunday, March 22.  Vote for your favorite brand in each poll (only once per … Continue reading

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How to Dress for: Valentine’s Day

Hopefully you’ve already made the dinner reservations and picked the gift out. If not, you’re on your own there. You’ve spent plenty of thought planning the Valentine’s Day date so the last thing you should have to worry about is how you’re … 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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Red Wing for J.Crew Ice Cutter Boots

Yesterday the Midwest got hit with a heavy dose of snow, although those of you outside of the region probably didn’t hear much about it. There was media hoopla. There were no massive shut downs. We got at least a … Continue reading

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GLP Gift Guide: The Shoes

Now that Halloween has come and gone we can start thinking about the holidays. While I try to avoid most Christmas things until after Thanksgiving, now is still a great time to start thinking about the gifts. I’m notorious for … Continue reading

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