A Blazing End to Summer

Summer may be ending but keep looking sophisticated and elegant no matter the temperature with our custom made blazers. Great for pairing with chinos, slacks or jeans, Knot Standard blazers are a great way to transition from summer to the cooler days of fall. Historically sports jackets and blazers were stylistically two different things. Sport jackets…

Ben Affleck as Batman? 5 Reasons We Approve

Holy Good Will Hunting! Ben Affleck as Batman? Can it be true the suave husband of Jennifer Garner is going to be the one driving the much coveted Bat Mobile? Reports that Affleck will face off against our favorite Man of Steel in the next installment of the superhero franchise have left some speechless. But at…

The 8 Rules of Break

“The first rule of Fight Club: You do not talk about Fight Cub. The second rule of Fight Club: You DO NOT talk about Fight Club.” – Tyler Durden, Fight Club Some rules aren’t made to be broken. But unlike Fight Club, it’s necessary to talk about break. The break on a man’s pants is…

Meet Knot Standard’s Goldsmith

Knot Standard’s commitment to customization extends to every detail of our clothes and that includes accessories like pocket squares and cufflinks. Our beautiful customized gold K cufflinks are a perfect example of how we take bespoke to a whole new level and take pride in everything we create. Each K cufflink is made by hand,…

The Wolf Of Wall Street

Leonardo DiCaprio looks sharp in pinstripe and double breasted suits. Can’t wait to see the movie! Check back with Knot Standard for the full style breakdown of our latest favorite anti hero.

Knot Standard’s Dos and Don’ts

Every well-dressed man knows there is a real and critical difference between fashion and style. Fashion is a seasonal phenomenon that is constantly changing. One minute hot pink boutonniere buttonholes are in, the next they’re passé. Style, on the other hand, is classic. Men’s style rules have remained relatively constant for more than a century.…

Our 5 Favorite Things About Ashton Kutcher’s Style

Ashton Kutcher is known for a lot of things: Boyish good looks, a cut physique. MTVs’ Punk’d, Twitter followers and a beautiful ex wife. Discussions of his sartorial style however have mostly taken a backseat to the actor’s many other accomplishments. Knot Standard loves Kutcher’s unique blending of casual with the formal. Here’s 5 of…

What is Ivy Style?

Custom made suits may be necessary for the office but once upon a time they were de rigueur on American college campuses as well. This was especially true among the affluent Ivy League universities in New England at mid 20th century. We are delighted today to see the return to fashion of the sartorially swank…

KS Fit 101 – The Perfect Pair of Trousers

Waist to cuffs, getting the perfect pair of trousers.   Start with the waist. Trousers should fit you at the waist, not the hips. Saggy jeans may be fashionable but suit slacks should never hang down around your butt. Wrap the tape measure around your waist, keeping a finger between your skin and the tape…

Our 5 Favorite Things About Breaking Bad’s Bryan Cranston’s Look

Breaking Bad premieres the first of its final eight episodes this Sunday. After five seasons the popular TV drama about a high school chemistry teacher turned drug lord is coming to an end. Actor Bryan Cranston plays teacher-turned-meth magician Walter White, aka Heisenberg. Known more for his quirky acting than for an addiction to custom…