N.D.C – Alithia Short Boot at StuartAndWright.com

I like these.  Seriously though, In a season of boat shoes these have a little more personality than your 5th pair of Topsiders.  On sale at StuartandWright.com

Published on Jul 15, 2010.
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Gitman Vintage Plaid Shirt

Blackbird Ballard just put up a bunch of new Gitman Vintage shirts.  Be sure to check them out, as they tend to go quickly!

Published on Feb 23, 2010.
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Common Projects – Oxford 5 Hole (Spring 2010)

While I can’t seem to find the price tag attached, these new Oxfords from Common Projects are pretty amazing.  While they may be more well known for their sneakers, Common Projects has also proved their ability to bring their clean design aesthetic to more formal footwear as well.  See more of the Common Projects Spring […]

Published on Feb 18, 2010.
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Opening Ceremony Pullover

New knitted pullover from Opening Ceremony.  Nice. Opening Ceremony – Drawcord Pullover

Published on Feb 17, 2010.
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Simon Carter – WT 1500 Watch

This Simon Carter watch is awesome and incredibly affordable if you’re in the market for a work or dressier timepiece. Simon Carter WT 1500 Watch @ BlackbirdBallard.com

Published on Feb 15, 2010.
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Now You Know

It’s worthwhile because you see it done wrong every day. Valet Magazine:  How to roll your sleeves up

Published on Feb 15, 2010.
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Levis 501 – Warn True Wash

JCrew has this great wash available for Levis 501’s that’s worth a look.  Seems like they have some great partnerships lately.  These Levi’s are very nice, but you should also check out the Alden boots that are currently available.

Published on Feb 15, 2010.
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Ray-Ban Keyhole Wayfarers

Update to the classic Wayfarer. You can find them over at Need Supply

Published on Feb 15, 2010.
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Rag & Bone – Sunset Shirt

Rag & Bone is one of those brands that always seems to come up with their own version of a classic shirt that we wished we already owned.  With this Sunset Shirt, they’ve again proven that their take on classic American styling is spot. Check out the quickly dwindling available sizes @ Bows + Arrows

Published on Oct 15, 2009.
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Kicking Mule – 1980 fit blue rinse jean

Stop wearing crappy, ill-fitting jeans.  Seriously.  These jeans are great for several reasons, and any one of them is a good enough excuse to pick them up. 1. They are quality selvedge Japanese denim 2. They are clean enough to be dressed up or worn with a t-shirt and jacket 3. They fit you better […]

Published on Oct 15, 2009.
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Red Wing – Classic Moc Briar Oil Slick

As fall brings cooler weather (for some of us), it’s great to see the classic Red Wing boots coming back into the spotlight.  These are the type of boots that you’ll only love more as they get beat up and used.  Check out these and other styles over at BlackbirdBallard.com

Published on Oct 15, 2009.
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Common Projects Shoes

The allure of Common Projects shoes is the time spend in creating precise shapes and the amazing quality of their products.

Published on Feb 11, 2009.
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BlackbirdBallard.com Online Store Just Launched

Be sure to check out the new online store for one of our favorite menswear stores, Blackbird. Expect cutting edge menswear along the lines of Nom De Guerre, Opening Ceremony, Tim Hamilton, Wings + Horns, and more! BlackbirdBallard.com

Published on Nov 26, 2008.
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Zuriick – Beata at BlackbirdBallard.com

Zuriick – Beata | Price: $75.00 I tend to fill my shoe rack with 2 different types of footwear. 1. The fairly inexpensive kind that you can see, like, and purchase in about a minute with much consideration. 2. The type that have an extra long price tag to hold all the digits, and require […]

Published on Nov 13, 2008.
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OakNYC – Cardigan in Black

Oak – Cardigan | Price: $200.00 OakNYC.com is one of our favorite places to window shop, and their house brand is just as strong as any designer that they carry. This cardigan seemed to sell out in minutes upon first arrival but is luckily back in stock and ready to ship to your door. Work […]

Published on Nov 07, 2008.
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Supra Footwear – Vaider

Supra Footwear Vaider | Price: $88.00 The Vaider falls into the NS (non skate) category of Supra Footwear’s line, which is fine because that’s where I fall too. Something about the dark red and gold makes these shoes awesome even though I’m not huge on the perforated design. I would definitely recommend checking out the […]

Published on Mar 06, 2008.
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All Gone Book 2007

All Gone Book 2007 | Price: $55.54 I’ve recently been getting more interested in streetwear and the whole culture behind it. Although I’ve enjoyed researching what’s cool and new in this genre, it would have been just as easy to wait for All Gone 2007 to be released. Don’t be fooled into thinking that the […]

Published on Feb 11, 2008.
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Creative Recreation – Dicoco

Creative Recreation – Dicoco | Price: $132 I don’t want to wear dress shoes every time an outfit calls for black, and there has to be a more comfortable way to satisfy the ever-present “no sneakers” rule. Viola. Creative Recreation has been putting out some slick and very reasonable kicks recently and this pair definitely […]

Published on Oct 31, 2007.
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