For nearly 200 years, Brooks Brothers has defined classic menswear, introducing American men to the ready-to-wear suit, pink dress shirts, Shetland sweaters, the concept of wash-and-wear, argyle, and madras among many other things. Today, there are 210 Brooks Brothers stores in United States as well as 70 other countries. It is the go-to for classic men’s looks from suits to dress shirts, shoes, and even tuxedos. Here are eight of the best of the best finds from Brooks Brothers this season.
1. Non-Iron Regent Fit Signature Tartan Sport Shirt
Brooks Brothers’ Non-Iron Regent Fit Signature Tartan Sport Shirt is a great preppy alternative to the typical plaid flannel. Regent shirts are slim fitting with a yoke that extends to the natural shoulder line with a slimmer cut than their classic sport shirts. Wear it with jeans and a blazer or perhaps with dress pants to make them just a little less dressy. With three colors to choose from — navy, burgundy, and camel — you will certainly want to buy more than one.
2. Red Fleece Collection Multi-Stripe Sport Shirt
Brooks Brothers’ Red Fleece Collection was designed to update preppy apparel, featuring more modern cuts of classic fabrics. One noteworthy piece in the collection is the Multi-Striped Sport Shirt. Made from cotton, it features a signature button-down collar with an extra center button on the back, a left chest pocket, and barrel cuffs. This shirt isn’t just cheerful-looking and well-designed, it is also machine-washable. The cheerful tan and blue striped design is a welcome addition to any wardrobe and wearable all year round.
3. Red Fleece Collection Tartan Sport Coat
Perfect for winter, the Red Fleece Collection’s Tartan Sport Coat will make heads turn. Made of pure wool, it has two buttons, a notch collar, as well as side vents and pockets. Wear it with anything from dress pants and trousers to jeans.
4. Slim-Fit Penguin Print Boxers
What could be more of a party than penguins under your pants? In addition to clothing, Brooks Brothers sells great boxer shorts that just don’t take themselves too seriously. Because this pair is slim fit, they are a great alternative to typical boxer briefs and available in burgundy, teal, and light blue colors.
5. Terry Cloth Towels
You might not have known that Brooks Brothers has bedding, bath, and home décor collections. One of the best finds is the towel collection. These towels are soft, fluffy, and available in a range of vibrant colors from a winter burgundy to a light Kelly green that will remind you of summer. And yes, washcloths and tub mats are also available, so your entire bathroom can look coordinated.
6. #5 Repp Tie
The #5 Repp tie is a classic design and really representative of the brand’s style as a whole. Made of pure silk that is woven in England, this tie is available in six different color combinations including signature gold-navy, pink-navy, red-navy, and white-navy.
7. Madison Fit BrooksCool Suit
Madison is what Brooks Brothers labels its most traditional fit clothing. But while the fit of the Madison BrooksCool Suit might be old-school, the fabric is not. Designed to keep you comfortable, it is great for men who live in warmer climates or just to wear during the summer. It is also ultra-lightweight and crease and water-resistant. It combines the best of modern technology and classic design. Available in navy and grey, you will certainly want it in both colors.
8. Harris Tweed Boots
Brooks Brothers’ Harris Tweed Boots are super cool. Made in Italy, they are lined in leather and feature leather soles. The green tweed is absolutely unique and stands out. You can wear them with everything from jeans to officewear.