Best of Boston

BEST Men's Clothing

2012 BEST Men's Clothing, Fitness

City Sports

Boston

Whatever your passion—volleyball, basketball, yoga, even bocce—City Sports has the gear you need, including high-performance pieces from its in-house CS line. Ask one of the sporty employees to help you browse the Gore-Tex jackets, or find cleats or sneakers that’ll… read more»

2012 BEST Men's Clothing, North

Giblees

Danvers

Occupying the better part of a nondescript strip mall on Route 114, Giblees has attire for every manly occasion: golf, work, weekends, and formal affairs—plus a pool table and coffee bar for gents who need a break from the dressing… read more»

2011 BEST Men's Clothing, Sophisticated

Alan Bilzerian

Boston

Economic downturn bedamned. This boutique is still standing tall, thanks to a rocking inventory that keeps the well-heeled masses coming. Find handmade Chelsea boots by Albert Fasciani, a one-of-a-kind Imp of the Perverse jacket with handpainted lining, and surface-dyed charcoal… read more»

2011 BEST Men's Clothing, North

Peter Mark

Newburyport

Owners Peter and Cindy Murphy continue to impress with an impeccable yet not-too-stuffy selection. Snag a few Robert Graham button-downs and coordinating ties to outfit him during the week, and Earnest Sewn jeans and Agave tees to keep him happy—and… read more»

2011 BEST Men's Clothing, One-Stop Shopping

Barneys New York

Boston

Your credit card may get a workout here, but think of the time you’ll save: an entire wardrobe in one fell swipe. Workdays are covered with Surface to Air button-downs and Alexander McQueen ties; for weekend wear, scoop up hoodies… read more»

2011 BEST Men's Clothing, West

Mr. Sid

Newton Centre

Gents who prize efficiency won’t find a better place to shop than Mr. Sid, which stocks an impressive selection of high-end brands, employs a fleet of tailors and barbers, and offers personalized shopping help. Thanks to this all-hands-on-deck approach, even… read more»

2011 BEST Men's Clothing, Casual

Uniform

Boston

Owner Gary Ritacco and the rest of the gang at Uniform have both a superb eye for quality brands (think Trovata and Life After Denim) and a rebel’s sense of style. So whether you leave the store with a new… read more»

2011 BEST Men's Clothing, South

Natale’s

Hanover

Forget flashy labels or flimsy Men’s Wearhouse offerings. You’re guaranteed to find a better fit—not to mention great service—at this father-and-son-run spot. Italian-born owner Natale Agostino began as a tailor’s apprentice at the tender age of seven, and offers free… read more»

2010 BEST Men's Clothing, Casual

Uncle Pete’s

Boston

A welcome addition to gifty, girly Beacon Hill, this new boutique is as hip as it is friendly. On any given day, you’ll find Uncle Pete’s proprietor Peter Tam chatting about everything from dark denim to indie music. His fashionable… read more»

2010 BEST Men's Clothing, Sophisticated

Barneys New York

Boston

The Brooks Brothers non-iron shirt has its place, but when the situation calls for something a little more snazzy, the best-dressed men in town head to Barneys. The men’s department is unbeatable, featuring designer fashions that are easy to pull… read more»