The Man in the Ivy League Suit
American Menswear

The Man in the Ivy League Suit

In previous columns, I’ve been delighted to share memories of the Ivy heyday together with my family’s history and decades at J. Press. Here’s my v...

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Ivy League Rock Star in Japan
American Menswear

Ivy League Rock Star in Japan

It was the best of times achieving rock-star status during my three trips to Japan in the late ’80s for the annual J. Press convention in Tokyo, a ...

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Knit Tie Hall of Fame
American Menswear

Knit Tie Hall of Fame

F. Scott Fitzgerald was my literary hero in prep school guided by the storied Loomis (now Loomis Chaffee) head of the English department, Norris El...

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Lucky Seven Ivy Essentials
American Menswear

Lucky Seven Ivy Essentials

The seven-year itch brings me back to the Ivy Style Exhibit co-curated with my esteemed peer G. Bruce Boyer at the Museum of the Fashion Institute ...

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When Shaggy Dogs Don't Bark

When Shaggy Dogs Don't Bark

Shaggy Dogs don’t bark during all four seasons at J. Press. Wide selections of non-Shaggy Dog sweaters fill our coffers providing ample selections....

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Mr. Cavett's Clothes

Mr. Cavett's Clothes

Until the 1960s retailers respected the privacy of their celebrity clientele, the producers of The Dick Cavett Show, however, encouraged me ...Read...

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A Frosty Reception

A Frosty Reception

The recent cocktail blast celebrated at the J.Press flagship store on 44th Street prompted a query from MC fashion influencer, journalist, and man-...

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