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Bill Murray, Gucci on Gucci and the 100 Greatest TV Shows of All Time

  • Kempt Staff
Bill Murray, Gucci on Gucci and the 100 Greatest TV Shows of All Time

Today’s must-reads from around the Internet.

Gucci ‘Splain: The fine folks at Vogue had the ingenious idea to get Gucci Mane, the rapper, to review the latest runway show from Gucci, the fashion house.

Caddy Slacks: Hollywood Reporter brings word that loveable old rascal Bill Murray is launching a golf clothing line.

Da Words: Chicago Reader laments the slow, subtle disappearance of the Chicago accent.

Alf Time: Now seemed as good a time as any for mental_floss to give Alf the oral history treatment.

Binge Rank: Rolling Stone tempts the ire of armchair critics everywhere by naming the 100 greatest TV shows of all time.

Stylish Geek Wear, Bespoke Suiting and Whether Anyone Is Actually Seeing Now and Buying Now

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Stylish Geek Wear, Bespoke Suiting and Whether Anyone Is Actually Seeing Now and Buying Now

Today’s must-reads from around the Internet.

See-Saw: The see-now, buy-now phenomenon was a large talking point at this year’s NYFW but it’s not clear if it actually worked, yet at least, reports Fashionista.

MAB Mentality: Business Insider catches up with Michael Andrews to learn how the former lawyer came to revolutionize the bespoke suiting business.

Desk Jockey: Bloomberg strikes back against the tidy-up manifestos and says a messy desk can be just as productive.

Power Costume: Geek wear for men is growing up, reports Racked.

Gold Standard: One of the better Kickstarter campaigns we’ve heard of in a while is trying to reissue Carl Sagan’s Voyager Golden Record.

Cara Delevingne, Nice Sneakers and Waiting for the Uber of Fashion

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Cara Delevingne, Nice Sneakers and Waiting for the Uber of Fashion

Today’s must-reads from around the Internet.

Do You: Highsnobiety has a first look at Puma’s new brand ambassador, one miss Cara Delevingne.

Love Is A Verb: GQ brings word that John Mayer has entered the menswear business, with his own line of jewelry.

Slow Fashion: Forbes laments the lack of innovation in the fashion industry, wondering when we might see the Uber of fashion.

Shoe In: The Critical Shopper visits a trio of high-end sneaker boutiques, to see what all the fuss is about.

Speaking of Sneakers: Racked makes the case that the new holy grail of sneakers is the one loved by father and son, alike.

Rob Lowe, Donating Clothes and the Politics of Pockets

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Rob Lowe, Donating Clothes and the Politics of Pockets

Today’s must-reads from around the Internet.

Get Lowe: Valet gleans 52 years of wisdom from Brat Pack alum, Rob Lowe.

Style Candidate: The Washington Post discovers an unexpected inspiration for Spring fashion, Hillary Clinton, style icon.

Pocket Change: Racked delves into the fraught history of why some clothes, mostly for men, have pockets, while others don’t.

Clothes Line: Put This On takes a look at the style inspiration that comes from sources that have nothing to do with clothes at all.

Fast Cycle: Huffington Post rethinks what it means to donate your clothes.

Made In America, Hatchet Throwing and Patagonia’s Philosopher-King

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Made In America, Hatchet Throwing and Patagonia’s Philosopher-King

Today’s must-reads from around the Internet.

Down Pat: The New Yorker profiles the enigmatic founder of Patagonia, Yvon Chouinard.

Hatch Plans: GQ visits the first in what could be a growing trend of BYOB hatchet-throwing ranges.

American Made: The Atlantic talks to a New York designer to find out what it takes to make clothes in America.

DIY Not: The Verge extols the virtues of doing your own laundry, instead of relying on the TaskRabbits of the world.

Good God: Fear of God continues to straddle the line between high-fashion darling and mall brand, with their latest line, reports Vogue.

Richard Gere, RZA and the Most Stylish Films at TIFF

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Richard Gere, RZA and the Most Stylish Films at TIFF

Today’s must-reads from around the Internet.

T Dot: Fashion Mag names the most stylish movies at the Toronto International Film Festival.

The Bomb: GQ notes that Richard Gere’s go-to bomber jacket in the 80s was fire.

Full Circle: Highsnobiety gets a first look at RZA’s live score to the 36th Chamber of Shaolin.

Buttoned Up: Business Insider gets to the bottom of why men’s and women’s shirts have buttons on the opposite sides.

Shirt Thing: Put This On makes an impassioned plea to stop men from making the shirt-triangle mistake when wearing a suit.