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Popular Men’s Shirt Styles for Fall: Plaid, Tartan, Check, Gingham and Tattersall Explained

Written by: Jeremiah Greco

What’s the difference between tattersall and gingham, or between plaid and tartan? Is there any? Some may look at patterned, long-sleeved men’s shirts and think they’re all the same – crossing lines or checks in different color schemes. But each of those patterns has a history all its own. So let’s take a look at what makes each shirt design different.

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All About Men’s Chukka Boots

Written by: Jeremiah Greco

Tips for Older Dogs

You see them everywhere – maybe you even have a pair or two. Chukka boots are a staple of gentlemen’s style, but not every man has stepped into this classic piece of men’s footwear. If you’re on the fence about adding a pair of suede or leather chukka boots to your wardrobe, hopefully a look at chukkas then and now will help you decide to give these handsome boots a try.

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