Introducing: The RW Loft, Bethesda Pop-Up

By | 2017-09-21T18:10:26+00:00 September 21st, 2017|Events|

Our Bethesda Row Pop Up has moved across the street. As such, allow us to introduce: The READ WALL Loft. Part clubhouse, part fitting lounge, the RW loft is a little like if style had it’s own living room: a place to slow down and take things easy. Built with intimacy in mind, the loft

The American-Made to Measure Event: Fall 2017 Trunk Show

By | 2017-09-20T18:17:37+00:00 September 20th, 2017|Events|

Friends, It's that time of year. Our fall American-made to measure event is back on Friday, September 22nd. If you've been waiting for the right time to bolster your wardrobe or add that essential piece you've been missing - this is the time to do it with high quality, READ WALL custom tailoring. We'll be

A note from Read: Introducing the RW Workshop

By | 2017-08-31T15:29:29+00:00 August 31st, 2017|Events|

A note from Read: Since I started this company, we have always been proud to work with some of the best factories, manufactures, and artisans in this country. Quality is something we take very seriously and it exists in small pockets here in the U.S.A. While trends show these skills are waning still, the pride

Well Hello, Bethesda Row.

By | 2017-08-24T22:04:07+00:00 August 24th, 2017|Events|

Friends, We've got some big news to share. Today, we opened a pop-up shop on Bethesda Row in Bethesda, MD. We're very excited to join a fantastic retail destination, and we're bringing our full line of American-made custom and ready-to-wear men's tailored clothing to the Row. That includes suits, sport coats, trousers, dress & sport

Sartoria Columbia: On Good Buttonholes & the Gimp

By | 2017-08-17T22:46:20+00:00 August 17th, 2017|North/South|

The Gimp. Functional buttonholes, generally on a jacket sleeve, are an item that many will find on a ‘top 10 things you should have on a good suit’ article. You’ve all seen them; some are good and most are not. But why would such a superficial detail matter to so many people? Not

Advanced Water Purification: The Green Fizz

By | 2017-08-17T22:44:26+00:00 August 17th, 2017|North/South|

Van Gogh Green. This painting hangs in the National Gallery if you’d like to see it in person. The first time I made a Green Fizz, it stopped me mid-motion as I was turning off the kitchen light. “Good God, that is delicious,” I exclaimed to my skeptical wife. It was halfway gone

Advanced Water Purification: The Gin Fizz

By | 2017-08-17T20:39:41+00:00 August 17th, 2017|North/South|

Bogie knows how to keep cool in warmer climates. There is nothing quite like a well-made Fizz. There are tons of ways to make one, of course, and they share many characteristics with other drinks, but, as a category, they are singularly fun and refreshing. Begin the evening brio; cool off and invigorate

Advanced Water Purification: The Host Gift

By | 2017-08-17T17:15:45+00:00 August 17th, 2017|North/South|

It's important to find the right host by: Henri Carter Bresson Thursday was our first day in Bethesda, and several of our friends dropped by to say hello, toting celebratory gifts — tequila, champagne, bourbon — to mark the occasion. It’s a lovely gesture, and it inspired today’s topic: alcohol as a