Bull + Moose Launches with Polo Champion as Brand Ambassador

Preppy tie maker Bull + Moose has officially launched its flagship website, bringing to fruition a brand built on style, but designed to give back to those who need help. Currently offering an inaugural collection of bow ties and neckties, the B+M look can be described as classic with a modern twist.  The narrow portfolio … [Read more…]

Socks We Love: Dapper Classics

You know all those great socks you always see guys wearing in menswear magazines or on fashion websites?  The ones in pictures of impossibly cool and sharply dressed guys at Pitti Uomo or captured on the streets of New York, Paris, or Milan?  Rich solids, whimsical dots, or check-me-out stripes.  We love those socks. Socks … [Read more…]

OTC Review: Tommy John Underwear

Underwear brand Tommy John likes to frame their product’s value proposition thusly; wearing their underwear with make you feel better about yourself.  After a few weeks of testing, we more or less agree. Men today have more options when it comes to finding great, well-designed underwear than any other time time history.  While it’s not … [Read more…]

UnderFit: Evolution of the Undershirt

Undershirts are the unsung heroes of many a man’s wardrobe.  They are by nature pedestrian and functional, serving a purpose rather than expressing personality.  Indeed, the best undershirts are the ones you forget you have on; not evident when being worn and possessing as little presence as possible. Finding, let alone creating a perfect undershirt … [Read more…]

(Re)introducing Mack Weldon

We introduced OTC readers to the Mack Weldon brand as part of our 2012 Holiday Wish List.  Apparently, some folks wanted to know a bit more, judging by the feedback in our inbox. As a topic, OTC has never really addressed things like underwear and tee shirts, but these items really are important. Feeling comfortable … [Read more…]