Our Master Patternmaker

Our Master Patternmaker

“In 1907 we became part of a tradition already centuries old… the tradition of fashioning each shirt for the man who wears it. Styles of course do change, but now, as then, the skill and exacting standards of our craft furnish rewarding investments for the man whose tastes and appearance merit special consideration.” - Richmond...
May 13, 2016 — Kelly Murphy

In The Neighborhood: Roaring Pines

As you may have guessed from previous Easy Goer posts, it’s a pretty exciting time to be in our hometown. It seems like every week there is a new restaurant, cafe, or thoughtfully planned shop opening their doors, making it harder and harder to find reasons to leave Richmond. We recently stopped by Roaring Pines,...
February 21, 2016 — Molly Szkotak

Dine: Farm Dinner with LONGOVEN

In keeping with modern traditions, we first discovered LONGOVEN via Instagram - their gorgeously composed plates and sophisticatedly curated feed instantly caught our eye (and stomach). LONGOVEN comprises a trio: Chefs Patrick Phelan and Andrew Manning, and Pastry Chef (Dominique Ansel mentee) Megan Fitzroy Phelan; and while they don’t currently have a permanent brick-and-mortar home,...
Los Angeles with Garrett Leight

Los Angeles with Garrett Leight

Summer is upon us, and if you're like us updating your sunglasses drawer is top priority. One of our go-to’s for quality and stylish frames is Los Angeles-based Garrett Leight California Optical, which marries classic silhouettes with just enough fashion forwardness to keep it interesting. We talked to the man behind the brand and quintessential...
Q&A: Jennifer Causey of Southern Makers

Q&A: Jennifer Causey of Southern Makers

When the time came for Jennifer Causey to work on the follow-up to her book, “Brooklyn Makers,” she took the opportunity to reconnect with her roots in the South. The result became “Southern Makers,” an impressive compilation of 25 photo essays about and interviews with craftspeople throughout the South. “Southern Makers” covers a diverse group,...
Talking High-End Audio w/ Tim Stinson

Talking High-End Audio w/ Tim Stinson

Owning the best home stereo system in your circle of friends deserves bragging rights. If this superlative is something you’re going for, we suggest contacting Tim Stinson. What sounds fine to the common person when listening to music through an average home stereo probably sounds like nails on chalkboard for Tim. He has a sharp...
February 13, 2015 — Ledbury