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Men's Fashion

Asking for a Friend: How to Wear One Suit Jacket For Everything

'Asking for a Friend' is our style advice series. Every man needs a suit, but not everyone gets the most bang for his buck. Is there a way to increase the value of this purchase? Yes, sir: wear the pieces separately. Mix up your outfits to give more life to [...]

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Asking For a Friend: How to Talk to a Tailor

'Asking for a Friend' is our style advice series. As you develop your personal style to incorporate traditional menswear, tailoring becomes essential. We understand if that causes some apprehension. But let us take care of you and you'll see there's nothing to worry about. We offer alterations for free in [...]

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What to Wear On The Weekend According to GQ: Fall Edition

Fall is a time for active leisure, and in many a neck of the woods it’s the best season to get outdoors during your off-hours. (Goodbye, 100-degree days and biting bugs.) But don’t just throw on a layer and call it good: Look sharp as you head out into that crisp autumn [...]

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Pesko (and His Cat) at Home: Talking GREATS and Wearing Nordstrom

Do you know Josh Peskowitz? He predates "influencer" as a term but that's been his function for at least the last half of his 22 years in fashion magazines and the upper echelons of retail. At 38, he's a deep industry insider and public fixture in the landscape along with guys like Nick Wooster, one of the most photographed people every [...]

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Inside Balenciaga FW17 with Nordstrom Men’s Designer Buyer Dan Drewes

Legendary Spanish luxury house Balenciaga is experiencing new life under the creative direction of Demna Gvasalia, who took the reins in 2015. He brought his singular aesthetic, a kind of warped normcore luxury, and it's a hit. Our current offering is already a favorite of celebrities like A$AP Rocky. Previously known for his [...]

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Fall Colors: Forest Green and Olive Drab

It's time to wear fall colors, and since we already spent time talking about burgundy, here's another one for you: green. Try versatile greens like forest and olive drab. They go with everything. For inspiration, check out these looks. Bonus challenge: see if you can tell which two images are film (the [...]

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‘Pitch Night’ at STORY with Olivia Kim, Jaden Smith, and Tory Johnson

We sell a ton of different brands here at Nordstrom—all of which we love and think you will too. To decide which brands to work with, our buyers go to fashion weeks, visit showrooms, analyze the market and meet with creators and their teams. Eventually they place orders. Usually that's how it [...]

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What to Wear to Work Now According to GQ

The office-style proposition is never a totally easy one. You want to look appropriate but not stuffy, to convey a professional air but let a little personality come through, too. With summer wrapping up, here are some solid adds for your back-to-work wardrobe, courtesy of GQ stylist Brett Fahlgren. These [...]

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Helmut Lang’s Shayne Oliver-Designed Collection at New York Fashion Week

In a one-season-only engagement, Shayne Oliver designed the spring/summer 2018 collection for Helmut Lang, the pioneering designer brand. The collection premiered at New York Fashion Week in a runway show billed as Helmut Lang Seen by Shayne Oliver. The clothes combined Helmut Lang's strapped-in aesthetic with Oliver's downtown NYC style, made famous by his recently [...]

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Fall Colors: Burgundy Part Two

Burgundy is a perfect color for fall and winter, worth considering in your outfits either as the star of the show (burgundy bomber) or in a supporting role (layered t-shirt). For inspiration, check out these Levi's Made & Crafted looks we shot near the High Line in NYC. The same day, we also shot pieces by wings + [...]

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