What is a Deconstructed Jacket?

A soft, deconstructed or unconstructed jacket is one that has no canvas, no fusing, little or no padding, no lining except in the shoulder and through the sleeve and no roping. Common features include exposed seams, working cuffs and patch pockets. An unconstructed jacket maintains a soft, loose shape and is most a favorite for…

Best Dressed at the Met Gala 2017

Rami Malek in Dior Homme The dress code for this years Met Gala was “avant garde” honoring the eclectic and innovative style of designer Rei Kawakubo. Overall, we were underwhelmed with the general lack of creativity most Met Gala goers displayed. The men however did an alright job, sticking to perfectly fitted & tailored suits…

What is the Difference Between Slim vs Regular Fit?

Slim fit is the trend among most men’s clothiers today. The traditional ‘regular’ fit has been traded for the slimmer, more refined and physique enhancing slimmer cut. But what are the differences and what should you choose? We’ve got a tips to help you get the right fit. Slim fit jackets are cut closer to…

How To Do Chinos

Chinos often don’t get the sartorial respect they deserve. Commonly thought of as the least cool trouser, chinos are overlooked when it comes to creating a stylish outfit. However, chinos in reality are one of the must have items in your wardrobe for the warm weather months. Here’s why. They are more versatile than your…

Suiting With A Purpose

Our Spring|Summer Casual Luxury Collection was designed not only to look good, but to function as more than just a suit, shirt, or trouser. We chose specific fabrics that can be worn in any climate, and any occasion. Our Loro Piana Rain System suit combines modern technology with classic tailoring to make it entirely waterproof!…

The Shirt You Need This Summer

The Henley shirt is one of the most underrated shirts in menswear. Most men believe their shirting options consist of t-shirts and button downs, but the Henley is a perfect blend of both these styles. Henley’s combine the comfort of a t-shirt and the sophistication of a button down to achieve the perfect business casual…

Fabric For Spring: Seersucker

Seersucker is always associated as the fabric of summer – both for its construction and its aesthetic. Lightweight and breathable, it’s the ideal fabric for the hotter days of the year. Unique in it’s weave, seersucker fabric is threaded to make it bunch together giving it its signature “pucker.” That pucker is what allows it…

Knot Standard SS17 Preview: Trends & Inspiration

This season, our SS17 Collection features blends of beautiful silk, cotton, and cashmere all woven together to create lightweight, deconstructed garments. This collection was designed to be multi purposed. The neutral color palette and light weight fabrics are easy to wear across multiple occasions and into the warmer seasonal temperatures. We were inspired this year…

What To Gift Your Guy this Valentine’s Day

Gift giving is never easy, especially on a high stakes day like Valentine’s Day. Luckily, we’re here to help ease your gifting woes. Giving the gift of custom is a fool proof gift that shows you care about your special someone, and will make them feel unforgettable. Below are a few suggestions of the best…

The Best Dressed Men at the Grammy’s

The Grammy’s are one of the most anticipated red carpets, since it’s a time that artists pull out more stops and use their style to show off their creative expression. This year, we saw a lot of Navy on the red carpet (which we loved), and a lot of takes on the traditional tuxedo. Many men…