This Thursday join Warby Parker as they celebrate the expansion of their showroom at the Art In The Age boutique on third street in Old City. The frames from their Spring 2014 collection will be on display and Art in the Age libations are being provided.
Thursday, February 13, 2014
Art in the Age
116 North 3rd Street
(between Cherry and Arch streets)
Philadelphia, PA 191
We interrupt our regularly scheduled programming to bring you Ian Michael Crumm, our resident men's fashion expert, here to share style pointers and tips for tackling the latest trends in menswear. Straighten those neckerchiefs—Ian is on the go!
As Valentine's Day approaches, you may be debating what to get your significant other — or you might just be cursing the holiday and all of its love me, be minehoopla. But who says Valentine's Day has to be only about romance? It's aboutlove! Whether it's for your significant other, best guy friend, brother, dad, uncle, whoever, these gifts are little sartorial tokens of appreciation for the men you love most.
Want to show your Philly pride while gifting this Valentine’s Day? Well, Mitchell & Ness carries a black crew sweater that includes a blue stitch Liberty Bell. Life, liberty, and love this Valentine's Day! Beveled Logo Crew, $60 at Mitchell and Ness.
Dress this whimsical tie up at night or wear it with dark jeans and a fitted blazer during the day. It’s an adorable take on the traditional pink V-Day attire. Duke & Winston Slim Logo Tie in Pink, $75 at Henry A. Davidsen Master Tailors & Image Consultants.
Want your man to wear a traditional pink shirt out to dinner? BKc has an updated version with plaid half-sleeves. I love the elongated pocket. Salmon Button-Up, $180 from The Brooklyn Circus.
Cross the bridge to Nunzio Ristorante Rustico for a three-course prix-fixeValentine's Day Dinner. (I’ll take the lobster bisque, pesto crusted salmon and the tiramisu!) Can’t make V-Day evening plans but still want to treat your sweetie to a fun night out? Grab two tickets to Pompeii in a Day, a three-course lunch event at Nunzio that includes tickets to The Franklin Institute's One Day In Pompeii exhibit.
Being on time is one of the most important aspects of business. Make sure your loved one is always professional—and on time for your V-Day dinner reservation—with an exclusive watch from Baume & Mercier. Baume & Mercier Clifton Watch, $3,800 at Bernie Robbins.
Every man needs a quality set of cufflinks. This silver pair is simple, but not too simple! Black stones give add slight glisten to the wearer’s look. Classic sterling silver barrel cufflinks with black stones, $120 at Safian & Rudolph on Jewelers' Row. Bonus: Mention code RACKEDimc to score 20% off select cufflink styles.
Salvador Sanchez Fizz
Ingredients for four persons with a nice thirst
HAND WORK – Art in the Age, 116 N. 3rd St., 6-8 p.m.
This one is sure to warm you from head to toe. Colorful quilt-maker Carrie Strine, maker of fine goods River City Leather, and beauty care pros Blades Natural Beauty are all coming together as local craftsmen for this First Friday showcase. Sip on delicious Art in the Age beverages and browse the cozy innards of this Old City shop.