Chicago shopping guide, part II.

Chicago shopping guide, part II.

Posted on Mar 1, 2012 in Men's Clothing, Streetwear + Denim | 2 Comments

Our first look at men’s shopping in Chicago covered the venerable Oxxford Clothes, hatmaker Optimo and others. Part two has the goods on a #menswear specialist and some more old-school purveyors. Haberdash 607 N. State St. 312-624-8551 info@haberdashmen.com One of a bunch of new haberdashers that have emerged onto the scene in the last few ...

Chicago shopping guide, part I.

Chicago shopping guide, part I.

Posted on Feb 29, 2012 in Men's Clothing, Streetwear + Denim | 4 Comments

Chicago is a pretty classic city. Not classic like London, with its tailoring trade and aristocratic propriety.  And not like Florence, where every cobblestone and sport coat is imbued with history and tradition.  It’s classic in a way that’s equal parts rugged Americana and serious business. At the turn of the twentieth century, Chicago was ...