It’s always a good idea to be ready for a transition of the seasons and get your wardrobe ready in advance. If you’re after stylish, well-curated menswear that will add a touch of class to your wardrobe rotation, Onsloe are a brand that need to be on your radar. Onsloe create customizable, limited-edition clothing curated in New York City and the quality of their wares really is second to none in our opinion here at The Status Life. They are a team of industry professionals who look to reshape the way clothing starts from a simple roll of fabric to physically defining who you are.
Every piece of Onsloe apparel is made-to-order, which is great because it means you can add extra design flourishes or requirements you want from your clothing. This doesn’t just mean a more sustainable method of crafting clothing, it’s also a reminder that the brand understands that all men will have different tastes and requirements when it comes to their clothing.
Check out our pick of 8 menswear essentials for spring from Onsloe below:
Abel Wool Blazer in Grey | $495
The Abel Blazer from Onsloe is cut from 100% Italian wool fabric. Wonderfully versatile, this blazer comes with beesome pockets in a medium grey and you can customize this blazer to your requirements, with short, regular or long options, patch or welt pockets, single or double vent and monogramming.
Amis Overshirt in Moss Plaid | $159
The Amis overshirt from Onsloe is woven in a heavy viyella twill from Japan and has a tangible sense of quality to the touch. It is robust enough to serve as a jacket in the early months of Autumn and soft enough to go under the coat once the winter chill sets in. This version boasts a moss green plaid combination that works superbly with Onloe’s khaki chinos.
Barnard 5-Pocket Pant in Army | $149
These ace looking 5-pocket twill, slim-fit jeans are made to age with grace. Made from a unique Japanese twill using 3 yarns twisted together (3-ply), the fabric is naturally rigid but will grow softer with every wear and develop its own eye-catching character with wrinkles, folds and worn spots as it ages. Just like your favorite jeans, it will be your go-to trousers for many a year to come. And for good reason.
Braylon Wool Shirt Jacket in Khaki | $185
Military uniforms have long been an inspiration for men’s fashion and for good reason. The Braylon shirt jacket is Onsloe’s take on a classic army fatigue of the 20th century and we’re big fans here at The Status Life. Braylon is crafted from a brushed cotton and wool twill blend, woven in Japan and boasts stitched-down epaulettes, deep patch pockets and lined collar and cuffs. This classy offering is built for heavy, everyday use or for any casual occasion.
Caspian Rugby Sweater in Cinnamon & Light Blue Stripe | $159
Onlsoe asked their knitwear mill in Japan to come up with a contemporary version of the traditional Rugby Stripe. By making use of extra long staple cotton knitted on a flatbed machine, they have re-created the traditional Rugby fabric with a more luxurious hand-feel. Caspian has the traditional woven twill collar and is best served at the pub after the game than subjected to the dirt and the mud.
Carlisle Bleached Indigo Twill Shirt | $149
Extra fine yarns dyed in indigo and woven in Italy by Albiate make the Carlisle from Onsloe a striking denim shirt. This piece of apparel works well in a casual setting and will pair well with jeans, chinos, a sport coat, and the brand’s dapper knitted tie in Navy. Like all high-quality indigo denim, it will fade with every wash and develop its own unique aesthetic based on the adventures you take it on.
Dario Terrycloth Sweatshirt in Charcoal | $149
A staple piece in American style history, the crewneck sweatshirt has origins on the early-20th century gridiron before being adopted by collegiate rowers and they don’t come any classy than the Dario from Onsloe. Their take on this iconic classic is crafted from French Terrycloth — designed to be casually styled day in, day out.
Chester Herringbone Safari Jacket in Grey | $495
Directly inspired by the life and writings of the cultural icon, Ernest Hemingway, the Chester Safari Jacket from Onsloe is based on the brand’s best-selling Marlin linen safari jacket. Chester is cut from a heavy cotton and wool fabric blend from luxury British woolen mill, Abraham Moon & Sons. This take on a classic boasts beveled pockets on a charcoal herringbone pattern — warming on cold seasonal nights.
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