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30% OFF our core collection with code RADDAD

By Elliot Aronow|June 9th, 2015
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  The only respectable way to gift your Dad/dude/hubby with a tie for Father’s Day is by giving him a handmade Jacques-Elliott tie, made with love in NYC and loaded with natural swagger and handsomeness. Take 30% OFF our core collection with the code RADDAD and it’s a win win win for everybody! SHOP THE Read more…

Albert Hammond Jr. for Jacques-Elliott shot by Ruvan : Lookbook Preview

By Elliot Aronow|May 26th, 2015
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                Shot In NYC, May 2015 by Ruvan. Shop the collection here.

ESQUIRE gives props to Albert Hammond Jr. for Jacques-Elliott Tie Collection

By Elliot Aronow|May 20th, 2015
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The esteemed dudes at Esquire wrote some nice things about the Albert Hammond Jr. for Jacques-Elliott tie collection. Read up and enjoy. Like what you see? Pre-order Albert Hammond Jr. for Jacques-Elliott ties and feel heroic. 

The looks of Jacques-Elliott Late Winter 2014: Democratic and Dope, Easy and Fresh

By Elliot Aronow|March 4th, 2014
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                For this late winter editorial we threw together some flavorful, casual combinations with pieces from ami, Brooklyn Tailors, Allen Edmonds, APC, Uniqlo and of course Polo, Polo, Polo. As always, we kept it loose and free, democratic and dope and shot the whole thing in a few Read more…

The looks of Jacques-Elliott : Horse Professor ft. Vintage JC Penney sack blazer, patchwork vest and Jacques-Elliott for Epaulet x Carmina boots

By Elliot Aronow|March 4th, 2014
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            It’s always nice to look smart—and funky. Here’s a vintage Ivy-style sack blazer (cut roomy for squares back in the day) that we found on eBay for $28 paired with a wild style Lauren by Ralph Lauren circa 1989 patchwork vest and a very simple oxford button down. The Read more…

The looks of Jacques-Elliott : Rough and Tough B-Boi ft. Vintage B-3 Bomber, Ale et Ange and Puma

By Elliot Aronow|March 4th, 2014
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  My friends asked me what the next look was going to be and I said “Duck Rock, but now” and we all said “cool” and then we danced a bit. What can we say, this look goes hard. Jacques-Elliott! World famous! Authentic British B-3 Sheepskin coat/white sneakers are Basket II from Puma/leather hat by Read more…

The looks of Jacques-Elliott : Double Breasted Evening Anthem (Ami and Freeman’s Sporting Club Remix)

By Elliot Aronow|March 4th, 2014
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Real men might not wear dinosaur socks but they definitely love a double breasted tweed blazer paired with a dark blue chambray shirt and some black suede boots. A sharp look for a night or morning out on the town. Blazer (we love, love, love the blazer) is by ami/shirt is by Freeman’s Sporting Club/jeans Read more…

The looks of Jacques-Elliott : Cozy Hockey Dad ft. Adidas Stan Smith, Polo Sport and Brooklyn Tailors

By Elliot Aronow|March 3rd, 2014
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    You can get away with basically anything when you are rocking corduroys and white sneakers. Hoodies, sweaters, denim jackets, whatever. Casual Jacques, making moves. Very easy. Corduroy Pants by Brooklyn Tailors circa 2009/sneakers are Ostrich Adidas Stan Smith Consortium/Hockey Bear hoodie is vintage Polo Sport.

The looks of Jacques-Elliott : Turnt Turtleneck Comfortable Thinker ft. Billy Reid and APC

By Elliot Aronow|March 3rd, 2014
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    Hi and Low, that is the tempo. We love garbage man pants and cashmere roll neck sweaters. After shooting this look we smoked an Ultimate Warrior and walked our friend’s dog. Everyone liked the socks. Cashmere cable knit roll neck sweater from Billy Reid sample sale/gross but rad jeans by APC/ Tasseled loafers Read more…

The looks of Jacques-Elliott : American Puffer ft. Uncle Ralph, Uniqlo, Supreme and Allen Edmonds

By Elliot Aronow|March 3rd, 2014
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  We only gave ourselves a pass on wearing puffy jackets like a year ago, despite the fact that we copped this piece from Uniqlo in 2008. Have we been living in denial? Maybe, but there’s no need to hide when you have a beautiful flag sweater and a kente print hat. Toasty and ill. Read more…

Jacques-Elliott Woolen Warriors Ties Now BACK IN STOCK

By jacques Elliott|February 27th, 2014
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    Check it out, y’all. Jacques-Elliott “Woolen Warriors”ties are now back in stock in three finger lickin’ good varieties. We have the Professor’s Choice Flecked Donegal, the Dusted Rusty and the Goth Bar Mitzvah Salt and Pepper Tweed, all available RIGHT NOW at our Jacques-Elliott shop. Be #beautiful, wear a tie, look a nice Read more…

Meet Jacques-Elliott : Only The Dopest Looks We Love + Support For Fall 2013

By Elliot Aronow|October 1st, 2013
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                  The idea was dead simple. Show you the looks Jacques-Elliott supports and how they can work for you. No beards, no bracelets,no bullshit. Just flavorful combinations and solid pieces from brands including Levi’s, Club Monaco, Brooklyn Tailors, Puma, Ralph Lauren, Epaulet and APC. We ran around the Read more…

Meet Jacques-Elliott: Welcome 2 The Working Week Fall 13: Friday ft Club Monaco + Vintage Levis + Grahame Fowler + Kurdt

By jacques Elliott|September 30th, 2013
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              Y’all already know this but when your pants are screamers, the rest of your outfit should speak in six inch voices. Otherwise you go 2 style detention. Keep it simple. And then you know, like, throw a polka dot silk scarf on top of everything just to be Read more…

Meet Jacques-Elliott: Welcome 2 The Working Week Fall 13 – Thurs ft Vintage Brooks Brothers + Brooklyn Tailors + Uniqlo + Vintage Fred Perry

By jacques Elliott|September 30th, 2013
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      A good general rule for making sure your manhood (all parts of your manhood) can fit into your fall suit is to see if you can slide a thin sweater or sweater vest underneath the jacket. Jacques-Elliott always needs room to breathe so we are glad our denim suit from Brooklyn Tailors Read more…

Meet Jacques-Elliott: Welcome 2 The Working Week Fall 13 – Wednesday ft Vintage Sack Jacket + APC + Epaulet + Vintage YSL

By jacques Elliott|September 30th, 2013
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          Look book shoots can sometimes b 2 cool 4 school so we decided to throw this Professorial Suedehead look together literally five minutes before we shot it. It’s really just about Jacques having some fun with textures. The slightly rough sack jacket, the flatness of the matte knit tie, the medium Read more…

Meet Jacques-Elliott: Welcome 2 The Working Week Fall 13 – Tuesday ft Brooklyn Tailors + Grahame Fowler + Epaulet

By jacques Elliott|September 30th, 2013
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          To get this cooking, we had some fun mashing up new acquisitions like the big boy Solovair x Epaulet boots and the natty knit tie with busted old favorites; the Brooklyn Tailors Japanese Chambray shirt and a pair of savagely broken in APC jeans. You can give this look a much friendlier Read more…

Meet Jacques-Elliott: Welcome 2 The Working Week Fall 13 – Monday ft Polo Ralph Lauren + Kamakura + Puma

By jacques Elliott|September 30th, 2013
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          We scribbled down “Uptown Mike D meets Seinfeld” on our moodboard and here’s what came back. We think it turned out pretty good. You definitely know Polo, Levi’s and Puma, but Jacques Elliott wanted to hip you to the makers of the rolled collar broadcloth oxford, Japan’s very own Kamakura Read more…

Cuties + Ties vol 1. BROOKLYN TAILORS x JACQUES-ELLIOTT TIE LAUNCH AUGUST 29

By jacques Elliott|August 22nd, 2013
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We are throwing a Jacques-tail mixer next Thursday August 29 at ISA (384 WYTHE AVE>BROOKLYN) to celebrate the launch of the Jacques Elliott x Brooklyn Tailors Tie Collection. We want to party with all you #cuties out there! RSVP here and bring your PMA and nice shoes. Trad Lords and big butts welcomed.  

Dinner? Date? Dinner Date? Or…the Sexy #jacques Guide To Cooking and (maybe) Kissin’ Part I

By Lady #jacques|August 20th, 2013
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Dinner? Date? Dinner Date? Or…the Sexy Jacques Guide To Cooking and (maybe) Kissin’  I’m sure many of us have headed over to someone’s apartment for dinner unclear if we’re walking into a date or a platonic hang. So how doooooo you tell? There are some clear environmental/personal indicators that will help you figure it all Read more…

#jacques-NOLOGY: APPS FOR DATES, UPDATES AND PRIMO HOTELS WITH NICE TOWELS

By Erica Berger|August 19th, 2013
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Got a smartphone? Of course you do. What I won’t do here is tell you WHICH kind of phone to get.  I don’t judge between Android and iPhones. I don’t care about battles between big technology companies (until those battles start making my everyday more tedious and annoying). You should have whatever smart phone pleases you–and Read more…