Our Best Style Stories of the Year

A look back at the best stories our style writers tackled over the course of 2017 — from sustainability to boots to the wardrobe grails.

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365 days is a lot of time to seek out stories on adventure, gear and everything in between. Here’s a look back at the best stories our style writers tackled over the course of 2017 — from sustainability to boots to the wardrobe grails.


10 of the Most Beautiful Menswear Shops Around the World

From Tokyo to Joburg and back again.

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The New Ranchwear, Ready for Western Exploration

Clothes that get the job done, and do it right.

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Visvim’s Southwestern Roots

From Edo-period Japan to the American Southwest, Hiroki Nakamura's inspirations have fueled the runaway success of his cult clothing brand Visvim. But it might not have happened without Jed Foutz -- a former trading post...

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7 Stylish Men Name Their Favorite Vintage Pieces

Some things get better with time.

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This Brand Wants to Deliver on Sustainable Knitwear, Whatever It Takes

From cashmere in Mongolia to alpaca in Peru.

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You Buy Free Range-Eggs. So Why Are You Still Wearing Dirty Denim?

The denim industry is notoriously bad for the environment. Levi's and Outerknown want to do something about it.

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Five Sustainable Brands Changing the Clothing Industry

Levi's, Patagonia, Outerknown, Nau and Industry of All Nations.

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Road-Tripping Route 66 with the Cult Japanese Brand Kapital

Five states, 2,300 miles and 12,000 photos.

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How a Classic American Boot Is Made

From the tannery to the production line.

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The Best Boots for the Outdoorsman, According to the Official State Photographer of Texas

Over three decades of wear.

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The 50 Best Boots for Men

This guide to the best boots for men covers ten categories, including work boots, Chelseas, chukkas and more.

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The Best Products of 2017

A look back at the year in gear. From superlative whiskey to sustianable denim, these were the best products released in 2017. Explore the Series

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