I have said this before: I love denim. Of all things in the menswear sphere, nothing is quite as American or as global as blue denim. Every time I put on a pair, I feel as if I am traveling the world in some way. With a resurgence in demand for authentic indigo dyed selvage […]Read more "The 13 Ounce Blues "
Most people pay little attention to their outerwear even thought it is the first bit of your look that anyone sees. When I joined corporate America a couple of years ago, the number of oversized, ratty, North Face Denalis worn over suits was astounding. Come winter most people switch to equally ill fitting top coats, […]Read more "In the Trenches with a Grey Suit and Heavy Rain"
I was born and raised in Pakistan. Born in Lahore (a city of culture) and raised in Islamabad (a city of beauty and completely misrepresented by Homeland). Growing up with , I had my fair share of exposure to American culture, and perhaps standing ten thousand miles away really put some bits of Americana on […]Read more "Feelin’ the Blues"
The Internet is flooded with claims of greatness. I am usually not easily convinced but with all the positive reviews I had read, I wanted American Giant to convince me. I wanted to give the Greatest Hoodie Ever Made a run for its money. I do not like hoodies so I was entering this trial […]Read more "Is American Giant the New Cardiff Giant?"