In Conversation: Tom Bulleit and Paul Trible

We consider ourselves lucky to work with some of the best purveyors of their craft, and our partner Bulleit is no exception. In 1987, Tom Bulleit decided it was time to revive his family’s centuries old distilling business and has carried on the tradition of his great-great-great grandfather Augustus Bulleit to today. Bulleit has somewhat...
November 05, 2015 — Molly Szkotak
Winter Cocktails / Whiskey

Winter Cocktails / Whiskey

Whiskey. It’s bold, complex, and a drink with many nuances. Whether bourbon or rye, whiskey is our drink of choice when bellied up to the bar for a cocktail or taking a few sips on the rocks at home. We recently caught up with James Kohler, friend and Beverage Director at Saison restaurant, for some...
January 22, 2015 — Ledbury
Holiday Cocktails

Holiday Cocktails

Take a tip from our in-house bartender, Rob, and be the host of the hour at this year's holiday gatherings. Hello Ledbury readers! I am happy to have been asked once again to share with you a few seasonally-appropriate drinking options for this holiday season. Today I have three drinks to show you – two...
December 19, 2014 — Ledbury
Camp Runamok

Camp Runamok

A lot of us probably have great memories of summer camp. It was a time to get away, a weird, glorious collection of hikes, awkward dances, and archery. Regardless of your summer camp experience, there are very few of us who have experienced a camp quite like the one our friend James Kohler just attended...
Our Take on Tuxedo

Our Take on Tuxedo

To appropriately introduce our newest additions to Short Run Shirting, The Tuxedo Collection, we turned to our friends at Saison. One of Richmond's finest restaurants, Saison helped us craft the perfect cocktails for each of our tuxedo shirts. Our most formal shirt of the collection is The Barrington Tuxedo Shirt. Our take on the classic...
January 07, 2014 — Mel Calabro
Bourbon with Duke Chung + Friends

Bourbon with Duke Chung + Friends

With our 4th birthday just around the corner, there's no better time to thank our customers who have been with us since the beginning. Last week we invited one of our top customers - Duke Chung - along with several of his friends down to our Georgetown Pop-Up Shop for an evening of fine bourbon...
December 09, 2013 — Mel Calabro
Cocktails at the Roosevelt

Cocktails at the Roosevelt

We recently caught up with T. and Brandon, the men behind the bar of The Roosevelt — a restaurant we occasionally mention on our blog from time to time. The Roosevelt hosts one of the best-managed bars in Richmond, and enjoying a cocktail or two at the restaurant is always a pleasure. Ranging from fruity...
Nelson’s Green Brier Distillery

Nelson’s Green Brier Distillery

While we were in Nashville shooting the lookbook for the Nashville Short Run Shirting Collection, many of our friends recommended that we try Nelson’s Green Brier Distillery’s Belle Meade Bourbon before heading back to Richmond. I had my first glass — of many during my time in the Music City — with dinner at the...
February 21, 2013 — Ledbury
Meet Our Friends: Bowman Distillery

Meet Our Friends: Bowman Distillery

After the repeal of prohibition, A. Smith Bowman opened his distillery and began the legacy of distilling Virginia bourbon. Now located 60 miles from its original location, the distillery served as the backdrop for the photoshoot for our newest collection of Short Run Shirting. After the photoshoot, we sat down with Mary, who serves as...
January 29, 2013 — Ledbury