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Phil Swimming

Memorial Day Weekend Playlist

It’s the unofficial start of summer, and we’re excited to spend a long weekend with the people we love most. As Frank Bruni observes in The Myth of Quality Time, there’s simply no real substitute for physical presence. He elaborates, “We delude ourselves when we say otherwise, when we invoke and venerate ‘quality time,’ a shopworn phrase with […]

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The History of Menswear Told Through NYPL’s Digital Collection: Part 4

Earlier this year the New York Public Library shared 180,000 prints, maps, manuscripts, and much more in a digital public domain collection for the very first time. In it, we unearthed menswear ads from over one hundred years ago. In this series, we explore them. Discover part four below, and find part one here, part two here, and part three […]

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The History of Menswear Told Through NYPL’s Digital Collection: Part 3

Earlier this year the New York Public Library shared 180,000 prints, maps, manuscripts, and much more in a digital public domain collection for the very first time. In it, we unearthed menswear ads from over one hundred years ago. In this series, we explore them. Discover part three below, and find part one here, and part two here, in case you […]

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The History of Menswear Told Through NYPL’s Digital Collection: Part 2

Earlier this year the New York Public Library shared 180,000 prints, maps, manuscripts, and much more in a digital public domain collection for the very first time. In it, we unearthed menswear ads from over one hundred years ago. In this series, we explore them. Discover part two below, and find part one here in case you missed it. Arrow collars […]

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The History of Menswear Told Through NYPL’s Digital Collection

Earlier this year the New York Public Library shared 180,000 prints, maps, manuscripts, and much more in a digital public domain collection for the very first time. In it, we unearthed menswear ads from over one hundred years ago. In this series, we explore them. Arrow collars & shirts. Saturday evening post, April 12, 1913.     This […]

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Retail's Night Out

A Great Time At Retail’s Night Out

Last night we were thrilled to join a lineup of fabulous DC small businesses in CityCenterDC to celebrate retail’s entrepreneurial spirit with the National Retail Federation. The one-night-only event, Retail’s Night Out, featured pop-up shops, food trucks, music, and much more. We had a great time chowing down on PEPE’s Polo Frito Bocata and Classic CapMac’n Cheese, […]

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El Ritmo Cocktail and the Ann Arbor

Ann Arbor & El Ritmo: Pocket Cocktail

The Pocket Cocktail In this series, we pair one of our one-of-a-kind print pocket squares with a delicious cocktail. One starts a conversation, the other keeps it going. Today’s edition is a great way to add a little seasonal fun to your Friday. It was created by Giancarlo Quiroz Jesus of The Diamond, and shared with us by […]

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#GoodPeople: James Jackson

#GoodPeople Our customers are extraordinary people. Here are their stories. :: When asked which animal most represents how he sees himself in the world, brilliantly talented and exceptionally hard working DC based photographer James Jackson laughed, and almost couldn’t stop. His answer? Pokémon, if we allowed it. Photo via Albert Ting But, we needed something real. Which had […]

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Good Times At Opening Day Fest 2016

We had a great time last Thursday catching up with 150 of our closest friends and making new ones, while welcoming the return of Nationals baseball. During our Opening Day Fest, hot dogs, brats and Bluejacket beers on the patio kept us content, as we watched decked out Clydesdales stroll down the street. And, we took some unforgettable photos (be sure to check […]

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Ponchos That Fit

Some of Our Favorite Pike Poncho Reactions

Our Pike Poncho demand got a little bit out of hand in the best of ways. We apologize we “sold out” so quickly.  Many wonderful people played along with our April Fools’ joke, and some trendsetters were even clever enough to get on the email waitlist for their Pikes. So, we just wanted to say thank you to everyone […]

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