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Welcome to the John McNabb Clothier Blog. We love menswear! Whether it is how to build your wardrobe, exploring the evolution and history of menswear, or highligthing and reviewing new products and old classics, we hope to have something for everyone -- informative but not too serious.


July 10th, 2018

A versatile garment is a coup for a man's wardrobe, though it generally requires a little tacit deftness to avoid encountering any fashion faux pas.

May 18th, 2018

As I write this, May 24th is right around the corner. Why is that date of importance? It is the official start of being able to wear the colour white.

May 10th, 2018

With little time to change between work and a casual evening affair, my dress for the day was modular: navy blazer, mid-grey worsted odd trouser...

April 11th, 2018

An unseasonable warm spell in late February prompted an early dip into my spring wardrobe and out came my tobacco gabardine suit for a short cameo...

April 2nd, 2018

I have always liked the idea of a uniform. I like the order that it brings to dressing - the simplicity.

March 13th, 2018

Buying season arrives biannually with equal parts whimsy and obligation; a meandering blend of long hours and car rides with novelty and potential.

January 12th, 2018

There's a fairly uniform consensus amongst men's dress enthusiasts that the first suit a man should own is the plain navy

October 14th, 2017

My general morning routine typically ensures a few last minute wardrobe checks before I walk out the door. Nevertheless, every so often I'll arrive at work

July 11th, 2016

I stockpile my favourite blue and white dress shirts. I literally have a large Tupperware bin full of them waiting.

May 26th, 2016

I got my first one 5-6 years ago. I decided I wanted a summer suit, something that looked cool in the sunlight and would also be cool to wear.


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