The Elusive Scent Of Autumn

As autumn unfolds, its splendors permeate everyday life: foliage falls on city streets and in forests, and the scent of pumpkin and spices burns in lobbies and living rooms all over. But one naturally occurring aroma eludes some noses and pleases those that can smell it: the katsura, or “caramel tree.” Native to Japan and China (and, at one point, possibly North America), the Cercidiphyllum …

Outerwear Inspired by Architecture: The Arrivals

Timeless silhouettes meet modern functionality and styling at a more accessible price

Finding the right jacket is often a game of compromises. Forgo quality to save on the price. Opt for fashion, but desperately miss out on function. Most vexing though, in the search for the optimal outerwear, is nailing the perfect fit. A trendy cut will likely not see the turn of another fall. Today, 16 October 2014, marks the launch of a new line of …

General Knot & Co. Fall 2013

Founder of the New England brand Andrew Payne talks fashion hybridization for this season's collection of men's accessories

The transition between summer and winter is a highly anticipated one, and there’s nothing like heading into the colder months fully stocked with the latest autumn accessories. For the General Knot & Co., this time of the year means lots of wool and rich cotton. Their collection of neckties, bow ties and pocket squares is crafted in New England from warm, sought-after fabric finds from …