The Anatomy of Our Trench Coat


With every item we create, we strive for high quality and good design: no gimmicks, no trends, pieces that simply stand the test of time. Since we launched our Trench Coat, it has been our best selling item. Time and time again customers come back to tell us it’s their favorite item in their wardrobe.

March 24, 2017 by Jeffrey Zhang

What to Wear in Shanghai


Spectre & Co. is a New York City based company with roots in Shanghai. We proudly manufacture in Shanghai with talented and seasoned artisans and craftsmen. Shanghai is not only our second home, but it is a beautiful city to visit. The city is constantly changing and evolving; each trip we take back we discover something new.  Here is our mini travel guide to Shanghai and what to wear.

March 21, 2017 by Jeffrey Zhang

The Best Tie Knot For Cutaway Collars

When it comes to ties, there are just about a million different ways to tie one. We here at Spectre & Co., however, are big proponents of the four-in-hand knot. In fact, we think it’s the only knot you need to know how to tie. Forget your Windsors, double Windsors, half Windsors, and Eldredge knots. The four-in-hand is the simply the best way to knot up. 

March 18, 2017 by Jeffrey Zhang

The Fool-proof Way to Accessorize

What distinguishes a well-dressed man from the rest of his peers? It’s actually not his clothing, but his accessories: it’s all about striking the balance between making interesting choices while still being subtle and well put together. In this blog post, we’ll teach you the fool-proof rules for accessorizing the right way without looking ridiculous.

March 09, 2017 by Jeffrey Zhang

A Closer Look at a Spectre & Co. Shirt

Within the last two years, Spectre & Co. has grown to become much more than just a shirting company. What started out as just an online store for affordable shirting has grown into a full-fledged menswear business with offerings in accessories, outerwear, and leather goods. However, our roots have always been in quality men's shirting, and that has not changed.

March 02, 2017 by Jeffrey Zhang

A Brief History of Flannel Shirts

We just released our new collection of slim fit casual flannel shirts, so we wanted to drop some knowledge on the history of the fabric and the best way to wear it; it's not just for skaters and lumberjacks anymore!

February 20, 2017 by Jeffrey Zhang

Grammys 2017: The Best Dressed Men

The ladies always get all the attention when it comes to morning after best-dressed lists, but plenty of the guys put effort into their red-carpet best as well! Here are some of the best dressed men at last night's Grammy Awards:

February 13, 2017 by Jeffrey Zhang

Spectre & Co. Valentine's Day Gift Guide

Valentine's Day is coming up, and we here at Spectre & Co. have got you covered when it comes to getting a guy the perfect gift!  We have the best collection for whether you've been with him two months or two years, filled with present-worthy menswear any man would love any day of the year. Here is our gift guide for this Valentine's Day:

February 10, 2017 by Jeffrey Zhang
Tags: Gift Guide

Announcing the First Ever Spectre & Co. Store

Ever since launching in 2013, we've worked hard to bring to our customers the best in men's shirtingouterwear, and accessories. From humble online beginnings, to a basement on Bleecker Street, to our permanent pop-up in Chelsea Market's Artists & Fleas, it's been quite the journey. Now, we're very proud to announce our first standalone retail store in the heart of Manhattan.

February 08, 2016 by Jeffrey Zhang
Tags: Store News