Style Icon: Idris Elba

Written By Jamie Etheridge One of the hottest contemporary actors, he’s also one of the most humble and easy going. Idris Elba epitomizes the best of British acting talent. Born to a Sierra Leonean father and Ghanian mother, Elba grew up in London and credits The Prince’s Trust with helping launch his acting career. A professional DJ…

Street Style: Fall Fashion

Photos by Brie Bergman The leaves change, pumpkin is included in every meal and those outfits placed in the back of your closet start making their way towards the front. Bring on the boots, flannel shirts, leather jackets, cardigans, beanies and of course custom suits.  

The 2015 Distinguished Gentleman’s Ride

Video by Brie Bergman • Photos by Lara Neich & Julia Lewis Over the past weekend, Knot Standard was honored to participate in the third annual Distinguished Gentleman’s Ride in New York City.  Knot Standard’s president, John Ballay, was one of these dapper riders, and it was truly an honor to be apart of this exquisite event.…

Style Icon: Nick Wooster

Written by Brie Bergman and Julia Lewis Known for taking traditional menswear elements in tailoring/cut and contrasting them with modern, urban elements, Wooster is quite obviously the epitome of style. Wooster’s experience in fashion has spanned over 30 years. His resume includes Calvin Klein, Barneys New York, Ralph Lauren, Bergdorf Goodman, Polo Ralph Lauren and…

The Art of Grooming

Written by Jamie Etheridge Shaving can be that morning chore you hate or a relaxing ritual that elevates the act into an art. Choosing the correct materials, understanding the process and enjoying the most masculine grooming activity can transform your routine and add an element of luxury and refinement to your morning.  Earlier this week, we visited…

Style Icon: Mick Jagger

Written by Jamie Etheridge Few style icons have been around as long as Sir Mick Jagger. Born in Dartford, Kent, England in 1943, the bad boy front man of legendary rock band, The Rolling Stones, has been influencing fashion and style for more than 50 years. Jagger’s career can be traced not only through the…

Must-Have Accessories for Fall

Written by Jamie Etheridge Fall fashion takes us back to the warm fabrics and stronger colors of autumn. After deciding on your favorite suiting options, don’t forget the basics of fall accessories. Before you button up and head out the door, here’s a few ‘must haves’ for the coming colder months: Leather or suede gloves.…