43 min

Closet Cleanout High Twist

    • Fashion & Beauty

In this episode, Bruce and Ben dive into the art of pruning your wardrobe, sharing their personal strategies for decluttering and refreshing their closets. They discuss a three-point system for evaluating clothing: comfort, how it feels to wear, and how it looks. The hosts explore the importance of tailoring, the versatility of certain pieces, and the value of keeping a few unique items that spark joy. They also offer tips on selling or donating unwanted clothes and the benefits of strategic wardrobe planning. Whether you're moving, changing climates, or just looking to refine your style, this episode provides practical advice for curating a wardrobe that truly works for you.
 
Brands and items mentioned:
Imogene & Willie Oliver military trousers
Todd Snyder chinos - great with side tabs
Spier & McKay trousers
Proper Cloth shirts
Drake's shirts
Buy your winter Filson jackets now
Rogue Territory jacket
Hamilton x Stag Shirting
Sunspel shirts
LuxeSwap consignment service
No Man Walks Alone Trade Up Program
Reigning Champ hoodie
Stetson Open Road
Vollebak shirt
J.Crew polo shirts
 
Bruce Layman is the author of A Well Worn Dispatch, a newsletter about giving a damn and feeling good in the clothes you’re wearing.
Ben Brooks has been writing about bags, gear, clothes and more on The Brooks Review since 2010.
 
Note: This podcast makes use of affiliate links where and when possible. These links may earn this site money when utilized.

In this episode, Bruce and Ben dive into the art of pruning your wardrobe, sharing their personal strategies for decluttering and refreshing their closets. They discuss a three-point system for evaluating clothing: comfort, how it feels to wear, and how it looks. The hosts explore the importance of tailoring, the versatility of certain pieces, and the value of keeping a few unique items that spark joy. They also offer tips on selling or donating unwanted clothes and the benefits of strategic wardrobe planning. Whether you're moving, changing climates, or just looking to refine your style, this episode provides practical advice for curating a wardrobe that truly works for you.
 
Brands and items mentioned:
Imogene & Willie Oliver military trousers
Todd Snyder chinos - great with side tabs
Spier & McKay trousers
Proper Cloth shirts
Drake's shirts
Buy your winter Filson jackets now
Rogue Territory jacket
Hamilton x Stag Shirting
Sunspel shirts
LuxeSwap consignment service
No Man Walks Alone Trade Up Program
Reigning Champ hoodie
Stetson Open Road
Vollebak shirt
J.Crew polo shirts
 
Bruce Layman is the author of A Well Worn Dispatch, a newsletter about giving a damn and feeling good in the clothes you’re wearing.
Ben Brooks has been writing about bags, gear, clothes and more on The Brooks Review since 2010.
 
Note: This podcast makes use of affiliate links where and when possible. These links may earn this site money when utilized.

43 min