012512_lapelpin 1-26-2012

La Pin Aigle

Lapel pins: Why they work

When it comes to men’s jewelry less is, most definitely, more.  Think of the tragic tale of Mr. T, lost forever under the weight of his bountiful bling.  The lapel pin is a special case; it often marks affiliation with a school, club, regiment, country, etc.  This little pin equals a large statement of fidelity and can make sartorial sense on appropriate occasions.  A tasteful pin can add a nice pop to a reserved ensemble, especially a dark suit.  Take Congress for example, the American flag pin seems to be the only agreement on both sides of ... Read the full story »

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