One Piece, Four Ways: Samuelsohn’s Beckett Sport Coat

When styling a look, we always appreciate an investment piece that can be worn with a variety of outfits in settings that range from casual to formal. Today, we’re sharing our ideas for styling Samuelsohn’s men’s Beckett Sport Coat ($1095) in four different looks.

Look #1:

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A formal look, perfect for events or special occasions. Beckett Sport Coat, Robert Talbott Estate Collection button down ($298), Hiltl contemporary fit DiBella dress slacks ($325), Breuer pocket square ($55) and Robert Talbott tie ($155).

Look #2:

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A layered look, using ETON contemporary fit shirt ($255), Kinross Cashmere quarter-zip cashmere pullover ($450), Hiltl Daville casual slacks ($225) and Beckett Sport Coat.

Look #3:

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Robert Talbott Estate Sutter Classic shirt ($278), Hiltl Dude Perfetto five-pocket casual slacks ($225), Brighton Sharman braided belt ($82) and Beckett Sport Coat. 

Look #4:

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A casual look, great for an evening out or a laid back day at the office. Robert Talbott Estate Sutter Classic shirt ($278), Bonobos long sleeve pullover ($68), J Brand Tyler jeans ($198), Brighton Sharman braided belt ($82) and Beckett Sport Coat.

M. DUMAS AND SONS NAMES NEW CEO GARY FLYNN

GARY FLYNN
CHARLESTON, S.C. – July 13, 2016 – Gary Flynn has been named President and CEO of M. Dumas and Sons. The appointment is effective July 13th, 2016. M. Dumas & Sons is a 99-year old, family owned and operated men’s specialty store located in historic Charleston, S.C. In his new role, Flynn will focus on building upon the strong base of the business both in-store and digitally as well as enhancing the rich heritage of the Dumas brand.

Most recently, Flynn was Senior Director at Samsung Retail Design and Merchandising. Prior to that, he was the Senior Vice President of Product Merchandising for Hugo Boss, Americas, and he honed his retail skills primarily in Menswear during his 27-year tenure at Nordstrom culminating as a National Merchandise Manager for the chain.

“The opportunity to lead the M. Dumas & Sons business is truly amazing. Working with David Dumas, Owner and Chairman, and the entire M. Dumas and Sons team is an opportunity for me to leverage my passion for the Menswear business and to build on 99 years of tradition and excellence.” said Flynn.

“I am very excited Gary is joining the M. Dumas & Sons family,” said David Dumas. “He is passionate, strategic, a product expert and a strong leader. He is the perfect fit for the M. Dumas & Sons brand. He has great relationships with our vendor partners and will add immense value thus ensuring that Dumas meets both its strategic and financial initiatives.”

About M. Dumas & Sons
Founded in 1917 by Mendel Dumas, M. Dumas & Sons has evolved into an iconic men’s specialty retailer in the historic downtown shopping district of Charleston, S.C. Initially known as a uniform shop for service jobs, M. Dumas & Sons served as the the sole provider of uniforms for naval officers stationed in the seaside town as well as offered an expansive array of hunting and outdoor apparel. Beginning in the 1960s, M. Dumas & Sons became known for its fashion denim and transitioned full-time into the men’s apparel arena in 1993. In the fall of 2015, M. Dumas & Sons completed a $2 million renovation of its King and Society Street store solidifying its position as the Town and Country Clothier of the Low Country. Today, Charleston locals and visitors alike consider M. Dumas & Sons a welcoming and permanent staple of historic King Street’s specialty retail landscape.