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The Revolutionary Wore: The Aloha Shirt

The Revolutionary Wore: The Aloha Shirt

Some wardrobe staples have gone in and out of style many times over the course of their existences. But on-trend or not, they’ll always have a place in our hearts, and likely always make their way back into our good graces at some point in the great wheel of style. We want to take a look at some of these eternal gems, where they came from and how you can get them now. We call it The Revolutionary Wore.

In this installment, we look at the aloha shirt.

Now Online: Gitman Vintage Made to Order

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Our brothers-in-stylish-arms over at UrbanDaddy just tipped us off to the new online made-to-order operation from Gitman Vintage.

Which is great news, considering the only way you could get your own custom Gitman Vintage shirt until now was by visiting them in Pennsylvania, catching them at a trunk show or opening a hip men’s shop.

Now it’s all online with a slick interface that makes it way too easy to turn your favorite oxford cloth, chambray and indigo patchwork from the Gitman archives into button-down popovers.

Let’s take a closer look, shall we...»

Gitman and Unionmade Have Your New Summer Suit

0529Kempt-Gitman-Vintage-Unionmade-Harrison-Suit-Collection The boys over at Gitman Vintage and Unionmade are at it again—this time teaming up for their first-ever suiting collection, introducing the Harrison suit as the headliner.

They’ve got five weaves and colors to choose from for the set, in addition to navy hopsack and seersucker takes on the slimly notched lapel jacket. To complement all that handsome: a myriad of gingham, chambray and broadcloth shirts/pocket squares, along with a couple handfuls of new silk ties.

Here’s a closer look at the stunner of a collaboration, available now.»

The Weekend Sales Report Card

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We’ve filtered through all of the online sale noise and graded your best options out there, should you feel inclined to do any menswear browsing this weekend...

For the Dapper Champs: Todd Snyder is knocking 20% off his Champion capsule collection with the code CHAMPION1. Discount: B+ Sizes Available: A Selection: A+

For the Outdoorsmen: Swansonian outfitters Orvis are slashing another 20% off items already on sale, including some Barbour. Discount: A Sizes Available: B+ Selection: B+

For the Shinola: Take 20% off everything at Bloomingdale’s, including some handsome Shinola watches, with the code Friend1. Discount: B Sizes Available: A Selection: B+

More of the good stuff on sale from favorites like Gitman Vintage, Allen Edmonds and others, after the jump.»