A clothing brand that is made for measure.
Born in New Haven, CT in 1902
J.PRESS is a brand based on tradition and expert craftsmanship. Amidst the never-ending cycle of change in which we live, the J.PRESS style is timeless. J.PRESS captures the concept of fashion and life not as “something that changes”, but as “something to be completed”. We take traditions and history into consideration, while continuing to add sensitivities corresponding to the era, resulting in a lifestyle of high quality and dignity.
Rooted in the Ivy League
J.PRESS was established on the campus of Yale University by Jacobi Press, a technician of custom-mades, who believed in quality and comfort above all else.
The Perfect Fit
Jacobi Press’ craftsmanship focused on the intricacies of the human body to establish a silhouette that everyone can wear, and grew in popularity, receiving overwhelming support from Yale students, professors, and alumni.
A Classic American Name
J.PRESS’ first customers were students and professors, but wasn’t long until J.PRESS became known all over the country, and the style of choice for Presidents, Statesmen, Scholars and Industry Leaders.
Francis Scott Fitzgerald
Referenced in The Great Gatsby as clothing worn by worthy men
Tales of the South Pacific
J.PRESS was referenced as a proof of an elite, and meant a success
All the President’s Men
The J.PRESS blazer was chosen without hesitation as the outfit of choice for the Ivy League Style reporter
Former President Ford
Amongst other leaders and elites, J.PRESS became a staple clothing article for public affairs
J.PRESS appeared in the court mystery masterpiece written by the world-wide best-selling author Scott Turow
The Commitment to Creating Quality Clothing Has Been Handed Down into Today, More Than 100 Years Later
The classic New England American Style refined through generations. Both expertly fitted and timeless, as well as suited to contemporary lifestyles.
Our newest collection, representing a modern evolution of the long established J.PRESS heritage, with an update, youthful flair. Its slimmer fit, adventurous use of quality fabric, and perfect details reflect the embodiment of the modern man who tests the boundaries of his traditional fashion sense.