Apologist For Tradition

Apologist For Tradition

How did personal taste and idiosyncrasy fit within J. Press offerings and customer consultations when the business was family owned? Here is a dige...

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My Seven Year Ivy Itch

My Seven Year Ivy Itch

Robert Redford and Barbra Streisand did The Way We Were as a movie. I performed it in real life seven years ago at the Ivy Style Exhibit at the Mus...

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Grand Central Ivy

Grand Central Ivy

Commenting on several of my recent columns depicting Ivy League football, a college friend reminds me, “Win 2, Lose 6 Cornell knocked off then unde...

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Recapturing the Past
American Menswear

Recapturing the Past

Vintage classics needn’t remain an archival memory. J. Press Tailored to Individual Order allows them home to roost... Read More>    

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J Squeeze Football Weekend

J Squeeze Football Weekend

J. Press voraciously celebrated the recent Yankee Stadium Dartmouth-Princeton game in several venues. I proudly initiated current J. Press CMO Robe...

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Press Family Continuity
American Menswear

Press Family Continuity

Benjamin Jacobi Press’s wardrobe always exhibited his great-grandfather Jacobi’s clothing philosophy regardless of current circumstances, proudly e...

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Come Home America

Come Home America

In 1959 my best friend and I traversed the European scene following our college graduation. It was the first time the Soviet Union allowed American...

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J. Squeeze Football

J. Squeeze Football

Once upon a time we dressed up for Ivy League football when J. Press was tagged J. Squeeze by elitist campus cognoscenti. Unfortunately, when I att...

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