Category Archives: Guy’s Corner

An Example of How a Guy Can Wear Joggers

Here my friend and fellow Stylist, Alvin, shows how a guy can wear joggers (i.e. dressed up sweatpants). This look isn’t for everyone, but over the past year I’ve gotten so many questions about how to pull it off, that more »

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A Blast from the Past: 3 Back-to-School Brands

My sister is off to college this month! I remember the day she was born, so shopping for dorm stuff with her is weird, and exciting. A few quick picks for those heading back to school…and for those of us more »

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Leather bow ties by ReformedSchool

“Wait, is that…leather?” The knot of our fit model’s bow tie caught my attention. I don’t think I’ve ever gotten so excited about something that I couldn’t wear. (I mean, yes, girls can wear bow ties—just not this girl.) Last more »

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Cam Newton in your pants

This was the title of an email I wrote to a new client. It unintentionally sounds sexual! (not professional) Which I thankfully realized right before sending…and therefore erased half of it. Do you write your subject before or after composing more »

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David Beckham—in the nude, maybe

It’s almost Super Bowl time. While getting my car fixed today, I sat next to a man who gave great detail on the Super Bowl feast he was preparing—sounded delicious. I will actually be in Denver, hopefully avoiding the craaaazy more »

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5 Tips on Choosing the Best Gifts + 2 Ideas

Are you having yourself a merry little Christmas? In talking with friends, instead of total hysteria and stress, I’m hearing that people are actually enjoying this holiday season—relaxing and relishing in traditions. At the moment, that’s what I’m doing. It more »

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Working Buttonholes & Babies

During a recent J.Hilburn training class, a new Stylist asked, “What is the reason for having working buttonholes on a sport coat?” (It’s a $25 up charge—and well worth it, if you’re into fashion…or want people to think you are.) more »

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J.Hilburn Pop-Up Shop Now in SoHo

J.Hilburn has a pop-up shop in SoHo! It’s only open for two weeks (and was set up in an even shorter time: three days!). See the feature on ELLE DECOR and watch the video on the transformation of a blank more »

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Tokyo Street Fashion Decked Out in American Brands

Do you fly Delta? If so, I recommend reading their SKY magazine; I always learn something from it. It’s published monthly, and in addition to getting ideas for your next big trip, you can also practice reading Spanish! September’s issue more »

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Your Traveling Pants: A Collaboration with Men’s Health

Starting NOW the pant we designed for Men’s Health is available. It’s an exciting collaboration and I’m thankful to be a part of it! Read below &/or see it in the magazine’s September issue. What is it? A dress trouser more »

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