Plaid: Family Heritage Symbol to Modern Fashion Staple

Plaid: Family Heritage Symbol to Modern Fashion Staple

December 05, 2016

Plaid has been around since 100 B.C, and is now ubiquitous throughout global fashion. Learn about the history of plaid, how it originated in Scotland, was banned for almost 40 years and came to be associated with anti-establishment punks in the 1970s. 

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Upcycled Accessories: Giving New Life To Fabric Scraps

Upcycled Accessories: Giving New Life To Fabric Scraps

September 28, 2016

When we make our shirts there is often leftover fabric scraps. So we decided to upcycle them into fun and unique bow ties and pocket squares.

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Button-Up or Button-Down Shirt: Is There A Difference?

Button-Up or Button-Down Shirt: Is There A Difference?

September 06, 2016

Ever wondered what the difference is between a button-up shirt and a button-down? Find out where the terms originated from and what makes the two shirt styles unique. 

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Beauty Begins The Moment You Decide To Be Yourself

Beauty Begins The Moment You Decide To Be Yourself

July 12, 2016

Laura has always gravitated towards "boyish" clothes, but it has not always been easy for her to feel comfortable. She reflects about her own experiences with clothing and how it influenced her feelings and those around her. 

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Why We Use Corozo Buttons On Our Shirts

Why We Use Corozo Buttons On Our Shirts

April 04, 2016 1 Comment

Corozo comes from the Tagua tree that grows in the lowland rainforests of Ecuador Peru, Columbia and Panama. Buttons made from Corozo are sustainable because the corozo nuts are durable, renewable and harvested naturally. 

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Clothing Connection

Clothing Connection

January 15, 2016

An anecdote of the threads that tie Kelly to clothing. Although fashion was not a foregone conclusion for Kelly, or her grandfather, menswear appears to be a Sanders family tradition.

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How To Look Spiffy This Holiday Season

How To Look Spiffy This Holiday Season

December 15, 2015

Not sure what to wear over the holidays with so many parties, family gatherings, and of course, New Year's Eve? Don't fret, we've put together some menswear-inspired style ideas to help you look spiffy this festive season. 

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And The Men Wore Skirts

And The Men Wore Skirts

November 30, 2015

Kelly's Stepdad, Stuart, wrote a humorous and touching story about our wedding that provides his parental point of view on what it is like to be part of a non-traditional wedding, where many of the men wore skirts and the brides to be and other women wore suits. 

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Sustainable Fashion: The Road Less Traveled

Sustainable Fashion: The Road Less Traveled

November 24, 2015

Explore what it means to be a sustainable fashion brand and why more and more brands embrace this approach.....even though it can be challenging

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Breaking Up With Traditional Women's Shirts

Breaking Up With Traditional Women's Shirts

November 17, 2015

It is official. We are breaking up with traditional women's shirts. Here are the juicy details!

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Why Made in the USA?

Why Made in the USA?

November 08, 2015

Ever wondered about whether you should manufacture your clothes in the USA? Want to find out more about what it means to buy "Made in the USA" apparel? We have outlined the benefits of producing and purchasing apparel "Made in the USA."

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Why Are Men's and Women's Shirt Buttons On Different Sides?

Why Are Men's and Women's Shirt Buttons On Different Sides?

October 14, 2015

Did you know that men's and women's shirt buttons are placed on different sides? We explore the curious case of buttons and the pattern making process in this post.

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