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HOW TO DRESS FOR A FORMAL EVENT
25 January, 2021

If you’re new to formalwear, you may not know the difference between black tie, white tie and semi-formal. That’s where our editors can help. Put aside those memories of the rented tuxedo and the one-size-fits-all groomsman suit. We’ll show you how to prep for a black tie affair with ease.

THE COMPLETE SUIT BUYER’S GUIDE
18 January, 2021

A suit is a big-ticket item that requires a fair amount of knowledge before you commit to buying. Like a car, it’s a significant expense (and a necessary one, trust us), and you wouldn’t head into a showroom at a car dealer without doing your research, would you?

BROOKSTECH™ WASHABLE MERINO WOOL SWEATERS
11 January, 2021

Enter BrooksTech. This innovative sweater collection is made in Italy from super-extra-fine 3-ply Australian merino wool that is soft and lightweight. Unlike other merinos, this fabric is machine washable, which means you’ll save time—and money—on care.

THE STORY OF SAXXON
4 January, 2021

Uncovering the near-mythic origins of this iconic wool

ALL ABOUT ARGYLE
28 December, 2020

Today, argyle socks are as synonymous with holiday giving as poinsettias and apple pies. But if it weren’t for a chance meeting, they might have been relegated to a few European golf courses.

OUR MOMENT OF JOY AT THE WHITBY HOTEL IN NEW YORK CITY
21 December, 2020

We decked the halls of the contemporary, colorful and well-curated Whitby Suite, a large, inviting space on the hotel’s top floor — the perfect backdrop for this season’s collection.

THE OUTERWEAR GUIDE
14 December, 2020

Okay, so the first flakes haven’t started to fall yet. In fact, for much of the country there hasn’t even been a first frost. But if our time in the Scouts taught us anything, it’s that we should always be prepared. That’s why our very own troop of style-makers (the editorial team) cooked up this Outerwear Guide to help you negotiate the chill. This year’s picks call on our heritage of classic design and craftsmanship while using the most innovative fabrics and construction around.

KNOW YOUR WOOLS
7 December, 2020

Whether you’re shopping for yourself or someone else, our quick primer on wool will guide you through the differences between merino, lambswool, cashmere and more. Learn where each fiber comes from, what it’s suited for, and just how much comfort it offers.

UNMISTAKABLY BROOKS
30 November, 2020

Fresh, modern takes on our favorite heritage pieces—it’s Brooks at our best

THE CASHMERE OF HAWICK
23 November, 2020

t’s no surprise that at Brooks Brothers we love all things Scottish. From tartan and tweed to single malt whiskey, so many of our favorites hail from the Highlands. Naturally, we welcomed the chance to visit and see just how our Scottish cashmere sweaters are fashioned.