What to Pack for Your Summer Getaways

Summer Day Trip Menswear Packing

It's that time of year again, where the sun is beating down and all you want to do is get out there and relax. Whether for an afternoon, a day, or a whole weekend, Spectre & Co. has got you covered for what to pack! In this blog post, we'll go through a list of Spectre & Co. favorites that we always like to bring on our Summer getaways! 

July 18, 2017 by Jeffrey Zhang

Beat the Heat with Spectre & Co.

Spectre & Co. Knit Tee OrangeIt's the first day of Summer, and the sweltering heat is already in full swing! We here at Spectre & Co. have everything you need to beat the heat! Our Summer staples are made of a Japanese QuickDry fabric with simple silhouettes, perfect for the man on the go and for the man just relaxing. Whether it's our famously soft Knit Tees, our new Knit Polos, or our Cotton/Linen Band Collar Shirts, we've got your Summer cool-down needs.  
June 21, 2017 by Jeffrey Zhang

Father's Day Gift Guide

Spectre & Co. Father's Day Gift Guide
Father's day is Sunday, June 18th, and we have so many items that are perfect for Dad.  Picking a gift for your father can be difficult, if yours is like ours they say they don't want anything, making picking a gift for them seem impossible.  Get Dad a gift that's so simple and can easily fit into every man's wardrobe, not just a bunch of athletic socks from your local discount store. Use our handy gift guide to see what best selling items make the perfect gift to say thanks to your old man!
June 04, 2017 by Jeffrey Zhang

What Is Italian Leather?

What is Italian Leather and why do so many high-end brands use it?

“Real Italian Leather” simply means leather that was produced in Italy. Italian leather is so highly regarded is because of it’s quality and the use of the best craftsman practices. Typically Italian leather is classically produced with a process called vegetable tanning.

May 23, 2017 by Jeffrey Zhang

A Brief History of Linen

For sweltering summer months, nothing beats the breathability of linen – you will always be cool in linen, literally and figuratively. Our love of the fabric led us to a natural curiosity about its origins and history. If you have qualms about wearing linen, or are not sure how to work it into your wardrobe, we’re here to help!

May 04, 2017 by Jeffrey Zhang

Met Gala 2017: The Best Dressed Men

The Met Gala is officially a black tie fundraising event for the Costume Institute of the Metropolitan Museum of Art. Unofficially, it's the fashion event of the year, where the stars come out to the invite-only event in droves wearing the latest that fashion has to offer. It's easy to overlook the men, but there's always some fine sartorial choices on display every year. Here are the guys we thought were best dressed this year:

May 02, 2017 by Jeffrey Zhang

Introducing Super Soft Knit Tees

Spectre & Co. Knit Tees

We're proud to introduce to you our brand new Knit T-Shirts! Made of a super soft and airy Japanese performance fabric, these tees will be the most comfortable thing you wear all summer!

May 02, 2017 by Jeffrey Zhang

Guide to the Modern Wedding Dress Code

Wedding Header

Here at Spectre & Co., the most common question we’re asked is: “I have a wedding to go to soon and I’m not sure what to wear. Can you help me out?” There are many different dress codes when it comes to the modern wedding, and with the start of wedding season this Spring, we decided to put together a handy guide to the most common dress codes and the appropriate outfits for each.

April 21, 2017 by Jeffrey Zhang

A Brief History of the Bomber Jacket

Spectre & Co. Bomber JacketFashion has incorporated elements from military uniforms for centuries. One of the most popular basics that is borrowed from the military is the bomber jacket. The bomber jacket, also known as a “Flight Jacket”, was originally designed for pilots during World War I. Traditional bomber jackets always had tight fitting cuffs and waists, a functional design element to prevent wind from entering the jacket and keep the pilots warm at high altitudes.
April 12, 2017 by Jeffrey Zhang

What to Wear to Work in 2017

Your work attire is the most important section of your wardrobe. Not only do you spend more time at work then your free time, but work is also where impressions really count. Wearing a sharp suit can make you look great, but these days being overdressed or underdressed can affect how your co-workers and management see you.

April 04, 2017 by Jeffrey Zhang