Tag Archives: Made in USA

Brackish Beckett Bow Tie

The two seasons surrounding summer are resplendent with color. In the spring it’s the pastels of blooming flowers. In the fall it’s the bright, blazing colors of the changing leaves. Yet fall style is rarely concentrated on lots of colors. … Continue reading

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Oak Street Bootmakers Lakeshore Campus Chukka

Class is in full swing across the country. I found myself running through the Butler campus this past week. I noticed a lot of sneakers and boat shoes, but no chukkas. Yet. As soon as fall hits and the leaves … Continue reading

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High Cotton Freshly Squeezed Bow Tie

I’m probably about three months late on the Freshly Squeezed Bow Tie from High Cotton. This is a quintessential summer bow tie and would have been perfect to pick up at the start of June. But I’ve always felt that … Continue reading

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Brier & Moss The Carlyle Bow Tie

With college football season kicking off, I find myself turning back to the brands that built themselves on unofficial gameday wear. Brier & Moss applies that approach to bow ties, crafting striped bow ties in color schemes inspired by college … Continue reading

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Askov Finlayson North Cap

For years all I wanted to do was to go south. Or west. Or anywhere that wasn’t surrounded by cornfields and flat land and “boredom”. But then something changed and now I couldn’t be more proud to be from the … Continue reading

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Bowline Co. Sullivan Bow Tie

I’m really not sure where I heard of Bowline Co. I can’t seem to place it. I just know that I was scanning my spreadsheet of brands to feature and stumbled upon the name in the bow tie section. I’m … Continue reading

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Great Lakes Clothing Co. H.O.M.E.S. T-Shirt

Guess what? I just can’t come down off my American high. I love this freaking country and I love any time we can get a bunch of athletes together and prove just how great we are. Call it jingoistic or … Continue reading

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Collared Greens Freedom Stars Bow Tie

It’s been yet another great Olympics for the United States. We kicked butt again in the medals (at least I assume we did since I’m writing this about a week early). I’m sad to see them go because I know … Continue reading

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La Matera Pinamar Belt

I’d be remiss to not focus some attention on South America while the Olympics are taking place in Rio. Inspired by Brazil’s southern neighbor, La Matera’s belts get their look from the Argentine gaucho. Since it’s the Olympics, let’s go … Continue reading

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Chubbies The We Landed on the Moons

These shorts are badass. Are they going to be tough to wear with anything else? Sure, unless you keep your shirt plain. Are they going to draw a thousand stares? You bet. Do they scream, “We’re America, we’re number one … Continue reading

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