An Inimitable Style

Designer and haberdasher Stephen G. Barr's Opinions Views on Men's Haberdashery & Style With a Preference for Classic Style


October 2010

Staying Power – The Ultimate in Collar Stays

There might come a time when the ends of a men's shirt collar just would not stay put and remain crisp. Often times when a man would have trouble keeping his collar neat and crisp in all the right places.... Continue Reading →

How To Fold A Pocket Square

A formal suit looks exceptionally good especially if you have a pocket square in the breast pocket of your tuxedo along with your bowtie. They're especially suited for formal occasions, particularly black tie events. However, you may have noticed too... Continue Reading →

How To Care For Your French Cuffed Shirts

Looking implausible in your corporate attire best should not be taken for granted. It is not really impossible. All you need is a French cuff shirt and an accessory or two and you're on your way to looking your best... Continue Reading →

Mens Hair Styles and Mens Hair Cuts

Until you have lived with a teenage boy, it is difficult to appreciate that a good hair cut is as important to the male of the species as it is to the female. The hairstyles a man chooses helps to... Continue Reading →

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Elements and Examples of Classic Style

To me, elements of classic style are timeless. The double breasted suit, the contrasting pocket square (never matching the tie!), a spread collar, broadcloth shirt with french cuffs, a set of sterling silver cuff links....these are the foundations then come... Continue Reading →

Welcome to "An Inimitable Style"

As I am entering yet another period of self exploration, examination, and recreation in both my personal and professional lives I thought it would be a good idea to document these activities in the form of this blog so if... Continue Reading →

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