Monthly Archives: October 2016

There are quite a few brands that I recognize when thinking about what shaped my sense of style.  One of those brands is Vasque, and specifically their iconic Sundowner boots.  They were, and still are so cool.  That brownish-red leather with a streamlined vamp gives a rugged look, but a not-too-heavy boot functionality.  They were…

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You are about to see a lot more about Vasque Boots here on Red Clay Soul, but for now, enjoy Ace and his Desert Dog.  Talk about some bucket-list level stuff:   Hug your pooch, friends.

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I’ve been friends with Aviate for well over a year now.  To say that they have blown up is an understatement.  Their airport code hats are everywhere, and those of us that got on board a while back are already on to hat number 2, or 3, or 4.  This sort of growth for a…

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I can’t stand brown buttons on button-up shirts.  They give shirts a very casual look, which I don’t like at all.  Call it a pet peeve.  I prefer white buttons on all sport shirts, and especially on all dress shirts. Today’s Goodwill trick: Don’t let brown buttons deter a really nice Goodwill find.  If you…

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Fall is the sweet spot.  It’s with great anticipation that we await to see what #menswear maestro Sid Mashburn has up his sleeve…  The feeling this fall is bold basics.  Great pieces like a cashmere sweater that you may have in a more muted charcoal, but in a super cool teal green.  A work shirt…

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Mrs. RCS and I had a chance to spend a little time in Dallas.  What a great town…there is so much to love, as my iPhone camera will prove: Beretta Store: Filson Store: Sid Mashburn: Cavender’s: Randoms:

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With Fall arriving, and the temperatures (finally) starting to drop, it’s time to transition closets to more weather-friendly options.  For me, Fall is my favorite time of year.  Not only is it college football season, but the humidity disappears, and ‘outdoor life’ becomes much more conducive. Fall is the sweet spot for Ball and Buck….

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