Saturday, June 22, 2013

Washington, DC bespoke - Field Tailors

I recently visited Will at Field Tailors in Washington, DC. It's been a few years since I last visited but they are doing well and have moved into more spacious accommodations up the road.

Monday, June 03, 2013

Science of performance socks

Performance apparel is one of the few bright spots in apparel manufacturing where the US is still at the forefront. This is a short video by performance sock manufacturer Dahlgren that gives a quick primer on the fiber characteristics that affect moisture management. The specific application here is socks but the science behind it is applicable to any apparel you might wear.