FrontRunners January 2015: FASHION

Seasonal Blues When it comes to comfortable and versatile weekend wear, nothing beats a great pair of denim jeans. Keen to capture the garment’s enduring appeal, menswear brands are using denim’s traditional blue hue for their spring collections’ suits, shirts, trousers, knitwear, and even accessories, such as these Carrera sunglasses, available at Solstice Sunglasses ($199, […]

Cool in Camel

Traditional camel hues exhibit the endurance of the dromedary itself. This warm color for cool seasons has enlivened wardrobe staples for generations, but this season, the timeless tint enhances some very versatile and modern designs. The camel’s pleasing palette assumes a sporty edge on suede and leather jackets, and it lends eye-pleasing appeal to trim, body-shaping […]

Magnificent Mavericks

Trailblazing designers push the frontiers of menswear this season with hardy, well-built clothing crafted for the rugged individual who favors durability and comfort—especially when they are harnessed to a bold personal statement. This slightly defiant spirit is expressed in sturdy topcoats, leather jackets, and blazers whose brash lines and daring details emphasize the breadth of the wearer’s shoulders and […]

Dinner-Jacket Redux

When the occasion calls for black-tie dress, men have a wide array of stylish options this season that make it fun to get dressed up and express their individuality. For fall, it’s all about exaggerated lapels, playful prints, pops of color, and richly colored velvet. Here are some of our favorite evening ensembles. Made with […]

Reimagining the Traditional Three-Piece Suit

Menswear designers are reinterpreting the classic three-piece suit in new ways, making it an unexpectedly versatile item that easily goes from the boardroom to stylish casual environments. “This season, we imagined the three-piece suit in a much more relaxed environment,” says Justin Chang, the grandson of the founder of the Hong Kong–based menswear brand Ascot […]