Follow Us

Author: Andrew Craig

The Origins—and Impact—of Polo Sport
Master Class
The Origins—and Impact—of Polo Sport

The line that changed sportswear forever.

By Andrew Craig May 28, 2019 3 Comments
Suiting with Southern Hospitality: A Conversation with Sid Mashburn
Master Class
Suiting with Southern Hospitality: A Conversation with Sid Mashburn

If you want to buy a suit on a tight budget, you've got a staggering number of options,...

By Andrew Craig August 21, 2018 9 Comments
What Happened to "Scandinavian Minimalism" Anyways?
Surfaced
What Happened to "Scandinavian Minimalism" Anyways?

Four pairs of sneakers are lined up, [all nearly identical](https://www.instagram.com/p...

By Andrew Craig August 01, 2018 19 Comments
Know Your Clothes: What is Ringspun Cotton?
Surfaced
Know Your Clothes: What is Ringspun Cotton?

For a yarn so ubiquitous in clothes-making, the fabric specificities of your standard c...

By Andrew Craig June 13, 2018 5 Comments
Defining Japanese Tailoring: A Few of our Favorite Labels
Surfaced
Defining Japanese Tailoring: A Few of our Favorite Labels

It's a familiar cycle in Japan: See an international trend, adopt and analyze and fine-...

By Andrew Craig June 06, 2018 9 Comments
Born from Breaking2: The Evolution of ZoomX and the Vaporfly Family
Master Class
Born from Breaking2: The Evolution of ZoomX and the Vaporfly Family

Running a marathon in under two hours is impossible. 26.2 miles in 120 minutes requir...

By Andrew Craig May 07, 2018 2 Comments
A Beginner's Guide to Brogues
Surfaced
A Beginner's Guide to Brogues

One of the suiting world's great ironies is how the brogue, now considered to be some o...

By Andrew Craig March 23, 2018 13 Comments
A Temple of Tailoring: The Timeless Elegance of Brioni
Master Class
A Temple of Tailoring: The Timeless Elegance of Brioni

If you've ever seen [*La Dolce Vita*](http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0053779/), you know [...

By Andrew Craig March 12, 2018 5 Comments
A Study in Simplicity: A Look at A.P.C.
Master Class
A Study in Simplicity: A Look at A.P.C.

The first word in accessible designer denim.

By Andrew Craig February 20, 2018 11 Comments
A Short Introduction to Italian, American and British Tailoring
Surfaced
A Short Introduction to Italian, American and British Tailoring

A suit can be one of the most subtly complex items in the menswear playbook. The templa...

By Andrew Craig December 08, 2017 13 Comments
The Timeless Appeal of Kiton
Master Class
The Timeless Appeal of Kiton

There's a saying in Italy: Vedi Napoli e poi muori. "See Naples and die." The idea is ...

By Andrew Craig November 20, 2017 5 Comments
The Effortless Ease of Christophe Lemaire
Master Class
The Effortless Ease of Christophe Lemaire

Born in Besançon, a small city in eastern France near the Swiss border, Christophe Lema...

By Andrew Craig October 05, 2017 14 Comments
Born to Ride: A Brief History of the Motorcycle Jacket
Master Class
Born to Ride: A Brief History of the Motorcycle Jacket

There are few modern men's garments so undeniably iconic as the leather motorcycle jack...

By Andrew Craig September 28, 2017 20 Comments
The Big Shots of Savile Row
Surfaced
The Big Shots of Savile Row

Modern menswear, no matter the niche, has no shortage of destination-worthy shops. But ...

By Andrew Craig September 19, 2017 3 Comments
A Brief History of Beams
Master Class
A Brief History of Beams

It's no secret that Japanese designers have long shared an obsession with American fash...

By Andrew Craig August 15, 2017 6 Comments