It’s hard to believe Autumn is nearly here, but when the sun goes down, the chill that sets in is undeniable. Thankfully, we’ve got you covered for the transition from the warmth of Summer to the cooler days of Fall. Below are a few pieces of advice on how you can expertly maneuver this period of unpredictable weather.
We’re probably not the first to tell you that one of the best things you can do in dealing with transitional weather is to layer up. But what exactly does “layer up” mean, and what kind of choices are available to you when doing so? You can rest assured that here at Paul Fredrick, we know how important it is that you be able to maintain your own… Continue>>
The holidays are almost here… Are you ready?
We know gift shopping isn’t easy, so we’re here to help you figure out what to get everyone on your list!
The Utilitarian is the man who has a daily uniform and sticks to it. Because of his preference for simplicity, it can be difficult to find a gift that’s unique but also something he’ll like. Why not restock his frequently-used dress shirt wardrobe with a few of our essential Basic Dress Shirts? For luxury that won’t break the bank and will be something he’s sure to love, consider a classic white Dress Shirt in top-tier fabrics like Egyptian Cotton or Non-Iron Supima
As always, this Fall we’ve brought you the best of classic, polished men’s fashion with a Paul Fredrick spin. The top styles in the world of menswear in the biggest tones for Fall combine to form the positively exceptional Fall 2015 Collection.
Extra Slim Fit
Perhaps the most exciting development this season is taking place in our dress shirt collection, with the addition of Extra Slim Fit sizing. Available in six basic and fashion styles, Extra Slim Fit Dress Shirts are the perfect item to help you achieve the sleek, modern look that is very much on trend. For more information on this new fit, stay tuned for our blog, “Introducing Extra Slim Fit.”
The holidays are coming up, which means one thing: party season. But with so many different situations, it can seem impossible to figure out how to dress appropriately.
Don’t worry, we’re here to help. Follow a few simple guidelines and you’ll be ready for virtually any social setting.
PARTY AT A FRIEND’S HOUSE
That party at your old college roommate’s place is the opportunity you’ve been waiting for. That’s right, now’s your chance to show everyone that your sweater game’s on point. Sweaters are practically synonymous with the holidays, after all, and the classic dress shirt/sweater combo gives you endless options for casual party-going situations. Top things off with your most impressive tie to cement your reputation among your peers: that of an… Continue>>
The cardigan sweater is one of those classics that can suffer from an unfair reputation. Those of a certain generation may associate it with their grandfather sitting in his easy chair (as mine did), or the gentle Mr. Rogers on the children’s TV show.
But like many clothing items, those associations are subjective and tell only part of the story. For the first few decades of its popularity, the cardigan was associated with jocks, worn by collegiate rowers and professional baseball players alike, often with a varsity letter.
Later, in the 50s and 60s, it was a popular choice for executive types, the kinds of characters played by Cary Grant… Continue>>
Dressing for the elements in winter is easy: No matter how rushed you are, you know you need to grab your top coat on the way out.
But in the crisp autumn months before an overcoat is necessary, things get a bit trickier. You check the weather report, even step outside, then go back in and wonder if a sport coat will be enough to keep you warm, and if an under shirt might help.
A vest or sweater is a much better option, and are the layering items that snappy dressers look forward to each fall, after a long summer of one-layer… Continue>>