Archive for April 2010

In the Haute Seat with Solemates

The amount of comfort in Solemates is so powerful you feel like you are visiting your own family. Starting out in December of 2006 the couple makes some big strides in the name of Chicago fashion. Beginning strongly as a street-wear boutique it has transformed into a carrier of items that translate easily into any closet. Carrying... Read more »


Thursday, April 22 at 7p.m. Chicago is in for an explosion of style. One of the most anticipated events of the month will be bring together some of the well known names in fashion around the city. Guests like Candace Jordan, Gordon Wood (Chanel), Rino Burdi, Nancy Good, Jane Stewart (X Factor Women), Jeff Sciortino,... Read more »

The Perfect Spring/ Summer Shoe?

I posted a bit ago a link to where you can ask me anything. A very common question has come up and I have yet to answer it. Basically it’s about Spring/ Summer men’s shoes. I decided to write it on here for everyone to see.  That being said, here we go. I was going to... Read more »

A Clinical Look

Walking around on a sunny day filled with people, who all looked so boring I almost gave up on trying to find someone to take a picture of, I ran into Jon. His Bright white vest, light grey shirt, and Light washed jeans really made him stand out. It was a clean look that reminded... Read more »


Walking to my friends place and ran into him. He was basically wearing my everyday uniform. I love a good rocker look. 

In the Haute Seat with Ben Campbell

Welcome to the very first “In the Haute seat”! After many months of planning I finally started. The “In the Haute Seat” section will be a profile of one of Chicago’s stylish men. So, In the spirit of the Nike x Saint Alfred collaboration I interviewed Ben.  In a city where people seem to play it... Read more »

Something for the Fashionable Soccer Fans

With the World Cup in mind, Nike and Chicago’s own Saint Alfred teamed up to create a collaboration. When I visited the space I found myself immersed in a wonderland, with soccer on the brain. The clean and crisp style used to display the product almost hypnotize. You find yourself more than excited for the World... Read more »

Are you a stylish Chicagoan?

Being that this blog is meant to inspire the men of Chicago to dress better. I have decided to finally begin interviewing men throughout the city who are an exemplar to this blogs ideals. Additionally, I will also be profiling some boutiques around that cater to the well dressed male. If you, someone you know,... Read more »

Bruce from Marc Jacobs new store (11 East Walton Street). A great reference of a simple look a cardigan, paperboy hat and shorts.