Men’s Apparel & Accessories
BOYDS PHILADELPHIA— Boyds is one of the country’s largest men’s stores and the city’s largest designer women’s store, showcasing the likes of Armani, Gucci, Zegna, Manolo Blahnik and Ferragamo. Amenities include free custom alterations and free valet parking. Open M-Sa 9:30 am- 6 pm, W 9:30 am-8 pm. 1818 Chestnut St., 215.564.9000. COMMONWEALTH PROPER— Decked out in luxurious American made custom menswear, these suits are taking on the town. Shopping only avaliable by private consultations and fittings, each piece is custom designed for you. They work to create suits, fitted shirts, garments and personalized accessories that have you looking your absolute best. Open M-F 11 am- 6 pm, Sa 10 am- 4 pm. 1839 Chestnut St., Philadelphia, 267.319.1741 267.319.1741. DISTANTE— Layer yourself in luxurious fashions from this specialty boutique. High-powered professionals trust Distante for the latest styles in business attire and upscale fashion. M-Sa 10 am- 6 pm, appointment only. 1510 Sansom St., 215.545.2850. HENRY A. DAVIDSEN— While travelers might not be able to make the most of this tailor and custom clothier’s superb offerings, given their fleeting stay in town, men can and should stop in to peruse the ready-to-wear selection of accessories like cufflinks, pocket squares and rounds, ties and more. 1701 Spruce St., 215.310.0219. MY. SUIT— This New York City implant has recently hit Walnut Street and has been met with praise due to its simplistic design process and reasonably priced suits. Stop by the shop for a measurement, choose from hundreds of fabrics, and then return two weeks later for your custom suit. Open M-F
10 am-8 pm, Sa 10 am-7 pm, Su 12 pm- 6 pm. 1518 Walnut St., 215.545.3300.
NUTZ & BOLTZ— Nutz & Boltz began when North Wales native Anthony Noce discovered there was a gap in men’s boutqiues that catered to underwear and swimsuits in the city. With designs from Andrew Christian, Marco Marco and Nasty Pig, there are now a variety of options to choose from, whether you are looking for the basics or something more fun. Open M-Sa 11 am-9 pm, Su 12 pm-5 pm. 1220 Spruce St., 267.639.5958.
P’S & Q’S— Scope out the hand-picked, premium items at this family-owned and operated menswear shop, everything from casual flannels to workready button downs. Features a large inventory of in-demand brands including Patagonia, Norse Projects, K-Way, and Herschel Supply Co. Open M-Sa noon-7 pm, Su noon- 6 pm. psandqs.com. 820 South St., 215.592.0888.
SHERMAN BROTHERS— This renowned, familyowned Center City men’s shoe store offers exemplary service and hard-to-find sizes. Featured brands include Alden, Allen-Edmonds, Cole Haan, Santoni, Johnston & Murphy, Clarks, ECCO and more. Open M-F 9:30 am- 6 pm, W 9:30 am-7 pm, Sa 9:30 am-5:30 pm. 1520 Sansom St., 215.561.4550.
TOBOX SHOES— This chic local men’s shop caters to the stylish and sophisticated gentleman with a great selection of shoes, accessories and leather goods. Shop the hippest brands you can’t find anywhere else like John Lobb, Carmina, and Rancourt. Open M-Sa 10 am- 6 pm. 25 S. 19th St., 215.644.9435.