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The Dress Shoe Hierarchy, Rebooting Band of Outsiders and the Most Batshit Crazy Movie of the Year

  • Kempt Staff
The Dress Shoe Hierarchy, Rebooting Band of Outsiders and the Most Batshit Crazy Movie of the Year

Today’s must-reads from around the Internet.

Band Substance: Business of Fashion checks in on the high stakes reboot of now-founderless Band of Outsiders ahead of its big September debut.

Shoe In: Art of Manliness charts the hierarchy of men’s dress shoes.

For Chan: The Daily Beast dives deep into the latest Jackie Chan-Johnny Knoxville vehicle, which has to be the most batshit crazy movie of the year.

Following Suit: The Wall Street Journal follows the strange journey of Carey Grant’s suits.

Imma Let You Finish: The Guardian makes the case for why the VMAs are the greatest awards show on earth.

Extended Shoulders, Must-See Art Exhibitions and the Best from Copenhagen Fashion Week

Extended Shoulders, Must-See Art Exhibitions and the Best from Copenhagen Fashion Week

Today’s must-reads from around the Internet.

Snap Time: Racked gets into how lesser known models navigate social media.

Sooner Than Later: Vulture lists 35 must-see art exhibitions opening this fall.

Such Great Heights: Die, Workwear! takes a moment to talk extended shoulders.

Take a Seat:Elle shares how MTV picks who sits where at the VMAs.

Art for Days: i-D shares five of the coolest things they saw at Copenhagen Fashion Week: from an art school rave to a skate competition.

A History of Sneakers, Ditching the Man Cave and the Most Exclusive Restaurant in America

  • Kempt Staff
A History of Sneakers, Ditching the Man Cave and the Most Exclusive Restaurant in America

Today’s must-reads from around the Internet.

Match Game: If you’re going to match with your date, Esquire suggests you match like Jay-Z and Beyoncé.

Study Up: Valet encourages you to ditch the man cave in favor of the gentleman’s study.

No Reservations: The New Yorker investigates the most exclusive restaurant in America.

Gone in 60 Seconds: You can now watch the entire history of sneakers in just one minute.

Get in the Game: Warby Parker has launched their first-ever video game. Finally?

Young Madonna, Your Guide to Sport Coat and Trouser Combinations and a Very Confused Ryan Lochte

  • Kempt Staff
Young Madonna, Your Guide to Sport Coat and Trouser Combinations and a Very Confused Ryan Lochte

Today’s must-reads from around the Internet.

Up in Smoke: NY Mag gets into how the cigarette industry helped create the Type-A personality.

Got Jokes: The Syrup Trap reports that Ryan Lochte has no idea who Ryan Lochte is.

This is the End: Rolling Stone muses on the end of Gawker.

Quick and Dirty: Put This On shares a brief guide to sport coat and trouser combinations.

Blonde Ambition: Paper sits down with the director of the 1991 documentary Truth or Dare.

The Team USA Sneakers Starting Five, Japan’s Virtuous Deals and the Lost Art of the Movie Soundtrack

  • Kempt Staff
The Team USA Sneakers Starting Five, Japan’s Virtuous Deals and the Lost Art of the Movie Soundtrack

Today’s must-reads from around the Internet.

On the Right Track: Flavorwire delves into the lost art of the movie soundtrack.

High Five: Check out the Team USA sneakers starting five.

Value Proposition: GQ’s chief value correspondent heads to Japan and discovers virtuous prices on everything from single-malt whisky to dress shirts.

All That Jazz: Die, Workwear! celebrates jazz pianist Bill Evans’s impeccable style.

Under the Knife: Cosmetologists and plastic surgeons say more men are starting to embrace the nip and tuck.