Knot Standard x Venice Beach

Knot Standard’s second Concept Shop has opened in Venice Beach! We wanted to bring our spring and summer suits as well as our new Casual Luxury collection to sunny Los Angeles. We’ve partnered with custom shoe brand Quero to bring together the ultimate custom experience. We will be at our new space at 1301 Abbot…

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…

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!…

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…

Easy Ways to Wear Stripes

Stripes can be intimidating for most men, but when worn in the right style and mixed properly, it’s a great look guaranteed to turn heads this summer. Follow a few basic rules, and you can wear stripes with confidence. Blue and white stripes work best. It’s a classic look. A more dapper man might want…

Off to the Races!

The Kentucky Derby is this weekend; two days of sipping on mint juleps, style, and good old fashioned fun. A place where what the men are wearing is just as important as what the women are. Here are our recommendations for what you should be rocking to the races. For the jacket, either go classic…

3 Ways to Take a Simple Suit to the Next Level

Switch up your collar game The standard spread collar is the most versatile and one we all know, but with custom menswear, you can customize everything, even your collars.  Other options like the Point or Straight collar that helps elongate the face, you can also have this collar button down. The last option, and one that we see…

Back to Basics

Timeless pieces stay in style for a reason; they always look great, and can be worn for many occasions. No man should be without well made, versatile essentials that can carry them throughout the seasons and stand the test of time. Our Classic Collection embodies just that. Here are our top picks for building your wardrobe.…