How to Spot a Crappy Pair of Selvage Jeans

Since the early 2000s, when the urban lumberjack look exploded on the menswear scene, selvage denim has become the de facto below-the-waist choice for men of discerning taste. But now that the hearty jean has become a commonplace item, it’s easy to forget that not all selvage is of the same quality.

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Athleisure Alert: J.Crew and New Balance Collaborate on a New Clothing Line

J.Crew, masters of modern officewear and popularizers of that blue gingham shirt everyone seems to own, just came out with its latest menswear collection: An activewear collab with New Balance. The partnership, which previously stuck to sneakers, seems like an earnest shot at making well-tailored, pared-down gym gear — a relief next to all the loud labeling from brands in the space.

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10 Sneakers That Are More Expensive Than A Car

In 1979 a New York Times article declared the sneakers trend “out of control.” But it wasn’t until six years later that Nike debuted the Air Jordan, selling $130 million of the shoes in the first year alone. Twenty years after that, the legendary New York Times photographer and style guru Bill Cunningham declared peak sneakerdom yet again, noting that young men were “rewriting the whole language of their …

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Nike Unveils New Collection to Celebrate Black History Month

In honor of Black History Month, Nike has released a collection of limited edition Nike and Jordan apparel. The Nike 2017 Black History Month (BHM) collection is an annual series the megabrand creates to celebrate Black heritage “and the power of sport to fuel community action to create positive change.”

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Sock and Awe: Five Ways to Upgrade An Overlooked Piece of Your Wardrobe

There was a time when striped socks were considered bold, even frivolous. But as pant cuffs get higher and higher, up-start companies — even some online-only brands — are responding with a kaleidoscope of sharp looks. The fresh takes go beyond just color: Performance fabrics and fit-conscious construction mean they’re more comfortable and sweat-wicking, too.

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What Products to Put In Your Beard, According to a World Beard Champion

Every guy has his own reason for growing a beard, but not everyone knows how to take care of a beard once it’s grown. Once you’ve begun growing a beard from scratch, you’ll want to know what to put on your follicles to keep them soft and healthy. But beard care is now a multimillion-dollar industry, and there are an overwhelming number of balms, waxes, and oils to choose …

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Rejoice: A High-End, Moisture-Wicking Dress Shirt for the Sweaty Professional

We do not, under really any circumstances, need another goddamn dress shirt. Not a chambray one. Not a plaid one. Not a single, solitary one. Aside from minor variations in color and fit, most of the ones we own are pretty much the same — and we’re fine with that. But the decades-old brand GANT is making the case that we should clear a little space and pick up …

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This Is How to Get the Most Popular Facial Hair Style Right Now

Still have a beard? It might be time to shave. “The full-on beard is no longer dominating,” says celebrity stylist and Braun grooming expert Sascha Breuer. “If there’s one thing you can take away from the red carpet this season, it’s that men are wearing a huge range of beard styles.”

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