Best of Philly

Best Men's Casual Clothing

2016 Best Collaborations

Lapstone & Hammer

What happens when a painfully cool mens-wear boutique exhausts standard offerings? It joins forces with equally cool brands. In the past year, this shop has rolled out destructed denim hats from old-school sports mecca Mitchell & Ness and a recent 100-piece denim collection with Fishtown menswear brand Gentry + Rose. Read More »

1106 Chestnut Street, Philadelphia, PA | 215-592-9166 | Website

2014 Best Casual Clothing for the Rugged Guy

Totem Brand Co.

This is where you'll find attire for the quietly stylish man: hard-wearing boots by Danner and Red Wing, limited-edition denim each signed and numbered by Raleigh, Patagonia outerwear, and the artisanal add-ons (Steven Alan sunglasses, Billykirk bike-frame pouches) to pair with it all. Read More »

535 South Street, Philadelphia, PA | 215-440-9922 | Website

2014 Best Casual Clothing for the Fashion-Forward Guy


Subtly futuristic button-ups and vests, delightfully odd wooden bow ties and lapel pins, custom-made patchwork tote bags by Philly designer Hamid Holloman the collection here is unexpected in the best way possible, and solidifies what we knew all along: Fashion in Philly isn't just for the girls. Read More »

704 South 4th Street, Philadelphia, PA | 267-928-2002 | Website

2013 Best Men's Casual Clothing

Mettlers American Mercantile

Three parts collegiate prep (worsted wool varsity cardigans), two parts Cape Cod cool (made-in-Massachusetts button-downs), a dose of Prince Harry elitism (Kent plaid brush pants) and a splash of American heritage (a vintage leather postman messenger bag), all housed in a cool converted church. (And if youre a guy who wears all this? Call us. Were single.) Read More »

2129 Chestnut Street, Philadelphia, PA | 215-587-2129 | Website

2012 Best Men's Casual Clothing


Label-loving guys can get seriously dudded-out in brands like Levi's Vintage, Dunderdon and Drifter. Selvedge denim here practically goes by the yard, and the well-curated vintage racks guarantee one-of-a-kind style. Read More »

124 N 3rd Street, Philadelphia, PA | 215-238-0825 | Website

2011 Best Men's Casual Clothing

Metro Men’s Clothing

Dudes. You're kind of miserable when it comes to shopping, yes? And when you can dress yourself in one fell swoop from the jacket to the tee to the denim to the shoes this makes you less miserable, correct? Go here. Be less miserable. Read More »

1615 East Passyunk Avenue, Philadelphia, PA | 267-324-5172 | Website