Repp stripe ties are arguably the most classic neckwear of all. They had their American heyday in the Ivy look of the 1960s but are quintessentially British in nature. Ben Silver has the best selection on this side of the pond and have even dedicated an entire catalog to their distinguished offerings.
At the tail end of the summer I sat down in the far-West village with Mr. Kirk Miller, founder of Miller’s Oath. Having cut his teeth at some of the best brands in menswear, he’s out on his own and making some of the best American tailoring.
It’s easy to pay tons of attention to selecting and commissioning our clothes, polishing up our shoes, and getting “dressed up” for special occasions. But it’s the daily act of getting dressed that provides me a few moments of calm and pleasure to get my days started on the right foot.