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2008 BEST Men's Clothing, West
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Mr. Sid

Newton Centre

In the 21st century, Boston’s been getting used to the idea of dynasties, what with the Red Sox winning two World Series championships and the Patriots a trio of Super Bowls. Mr. Sid has similarly dominated its field: Since 2000… read more »

2008 BEST Men's Clothing, Accessories
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Drinkwater’s

Cambridge

Many men’s boutiques seem to have forgotten the importance of details: Like, where’s a guy supposed to get a decent pair of dress socks in this town? (SmartWools don’t count.) Owner Gary Drinkwater omits nothing, accenting his smart collection of… read more »

2007 BEST Men's Clothing, North

Peter Mark

Newburyport

This is a shop that understands there’s more to the male wardrobe than suits and ties. Here you’ll find shelves piled high with weathered tees by Jake Agave and long-sleeve shirts by mod outfitters Robert Graham and Ted Baker, plus… read more »

2007 BEST Men's Clothing, South

Natale’s

Hanover

Your ill-fitting warehouse suits and casual-Friday carpenter jeans are getting you nowhere fast, mister. Time to pay a visit to Italian-born custom tailor Natale Agostino, who’s schooled in the ways of the well-crafted suit. Whether it’s a piece in Armani… read more »

2007 BEST Men's Clothing, Casual

Uniform

Boston

Saturday afternoon. T minus two hours. Sure, there was chemistry in your e-mail exchanges, but now your blind date is about to size you up in person. The team at Uniform, helmed by the highly stylish Gary Ritacco, will help… read more »

2007 BEST Men's Clothing, West

Mr. Sid

Newton Centre

It must be that a parallel universe exists in Newton Centre, where for 40 years Mr. Sid has managed to make men’s shopping a social activity. Could it have something to do with the daily 5 p.m. cocktail hour, when… read more »

2007 BEST Men's Clothing, Dressy

Barneys New York

Boston

You wonder how some guys look so damn sharp all the time? We’re betting it’s the Barneys men’s department. All the key pieces are in place here: suits, shirts, ties, and accents from heavy hitters like Etro, Zegna, and Isaia,… read more »

2005 BEST Men's Clothing, Nantucket

Murray’s Toggery Shop

Nantucket

No prepster would be caught dead without a pair of Nantucket reds, and Murray’s happily sells pair after pair of the pinkish shorts and slacks to covetous customers. The other inventory (including equally preppy madras shorts) remains traditional and in… read more »

2005 BEST Men's Clothing, North

Giblees

Danvers

You gotta love a 50-year-old clothier—on Route 114 in Danvers, of all places—that carries cool Ben Sherman shirts. Giblees does, along with suits, sportswear, shoes, and accessories from designers such as Hugo Boss, Zegna, Brioni, Alden, Bruno Magli, and more…. read more »

2005 BEST Men's Clothing, South

Natale’s

Hanover

Master tailor Natale Agostino embraces Italian custom tailoring, the global gold standard in men’s clothing. He will sew you meticulous suits, vests, and sport coats with just-imported fabrics. Pair these with a solid assortment of casual ready-to-wear, and you’ll have… read more »