Today’s Feature Friday spotlights one of our retail partners in Connecticut: Dressed To The Nines of West Hartford and Shelton. Bob DeGemmis, the store’s owner, is continuing a third-generation family tradition of helping men look their best. With over 40 years of experience, Mr. DeGemmis is one of Connecticut’s premier custom clothiers. The Dressed to the Nines Experience offers clients unmatched customer service that ensures they achieve their own signature style.
West Hartford was incorporated in 1854. It has been named one of the best places to “raise a family” and one of the best “small cities” in America. The town is a popular vacation spot because of its wealth of restaurants and shopping options. West Hartford is adjacent to the state capitol, Hartford, and is located approximately two hours from Boston and New York City.
Today’s Feature Friday spotlights one of our retail partners in Alabama: J. Reiss Custom Clothier. J. Reiss is a fourth-generation custom clothier in Birmingham. Jacob Reiss, Sr. opened the store in 1899 in Mobile. The shop has been located in Birmingham since 1970. In addition to offering custom clothing, the store offers a wide assortment of luxury sportswear and accessories. J. Reiss has provided custom clothing for well-known athletes and celebrities, including comedian Bob Hope. For more on Birmingham, read here.
Today’s Feature Friday spotlights our first retail partner in New Hampshire: Essentials for Men. Located in Hanover, the shop was founded in 1987. Essentials for Men, Hanover’s finest men’s store, carries a wide selection of traditional and contemporary suiting and casualwear. Essentials for Men has a partner store, Rare Essentials, that carries women’s clothing and accessories.
Hanover is a small town in western New Hampshire that was founded prior to the American Revolution. The city is home to prestigious Dartmouth College. The popular Appalachian Trail passes through Hanover. CNN and Money Magazine have both ranked Hanover as one of the best places to live in the United States.
We teamed up with our friends at High Cotton for a special Valentine’s Giveaway. Enter for your chance to win these Made in USA socks and bow ties on our Facebook page. We’ll announce the winner later today on Facebook.
Today’s Feature Friday spotlights one of our retail partners in Florida: Wickets. Located in Ponte Vedra Beach, Wickets opened in 1983. The store’s mission is to offer “the hottest apparel styles to men and women in Northeast Florida.” The shop carries an impressive selection of men and women’s clothing—from sports coats to recreation wear—and accessories. In 2013, Jacksonville Magazine recognized Wickets as the “Best Women’s Boutique.”
Ponte Vedra Beach is a seaside community located between Jacksonville and St. Augustine. A popular tourist destination, Ponte Vedra Beach is home to the ATP Tour and PGA Tour. The Players Championship, sometimes called the PGA Tour’s “fifth major”, is played in the community at the TPC at Sawgrass. The course’s signature hole is the “Island Green” par-3 17th. On not a few occasions, the hole has had a significant influence on the outcome of the tournament.