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How to Dress for: The Sunflower Showdown

It’s back to rivalry games this week with the Sunflower Showdown, the match up between Kansas and Kansas State.  The Showdown, taking its name from the Sunflower State, actually consists of a series of contests over various sports.  The football … Continue reading

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Prep Work: Swim Trunks

Prep Work is a series of posts exploring the history and the ins and outs of classic apparel items and the fabrics used to construct those items. Swimwear has come a long way since the days of swimming in the … Continue reading

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It’s a Mad, Mad, Mad, Mad(ras) World

Madras is one of the quintessential summer fabrics.  Favored during the warm weather months, it’s lightweight weave helps you stay cool under the sweltering summer sun.  Originally developed in the hot, humid climate around the southern Indian port city of … Continue reading

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Traditional Region, Sweet 16

Thank you for all your votes in the second round.  Sweet 16 voting will end at 11:59 PM EST on Wednesday, March 21. So far it’s been nearly all chalk in the Traditional Region.  The other regions can have their … Continue reading

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Traditional Region, Second Round

Thank you for all your votes in the first round.  Second round voting will end at 11:59 PM EST on Sunday, March 18. #1 Brooks Brothers vs. #9 Ray-Ban Brooks Brothers asserted its dominance and cruised to a first round blow out … Continue reading

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Traditional Region, First Round

First round voting will end at 11:59 PM EST on Thursday, March 15. #1 Brooks Brothers vs. #16 Bill’s Khakis America’s oldest clothier versus American-made khakis from Pennsylvania. #8 J. Crew vs. #9 Ray-Ban It’s the brand whose preppy merits … Continue reading

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