Pitti Uomo: A Buyer’s Perspective

Pitti Uomo: A Buyer’s Perspective

Posted by on Feb 12, 2012 in Men's Clothing, Streetwear + Denim | One Comment

  At this point you guys have probably read a hundred Pitti Uomo recaps. But I figured that I’m chime in with somewhat a different perspective: what it’s like to visit as a buyer, and a first-time Pitti attendant at that. It’s huge. Good lord. I’ve been to plenty of trade shows in my time, ...

To guard or not: Nick V. weighs in

To guard or not: Nick V. weighs in

Posted by on Feb 2, 2012 in Men's Clothing | 9 Comments

The debate—whether it’s advisable to add sole guards to your shoes—has been raised many times on the forum. I wanted to share my insight on the topic from years of experience. There are several angles to consider. First, many people refer to sole guards as “Topys.” Topy is a brand that makes sole guards and ...