Dennis A. Amith

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The One about the IZOD Men’s Striped Essential Woven Shirt

Back in the late 1930’s, American businessman Vincent De Paul Draddy, who worked for David Crystal Co., wanted to find a name for his menswear. As the story goes, while vacationing in London, Vincent met Jack Izod, a well-respected tailor who happened to be retiring.  Izod, who was known for producing bespoke shirts and creating the Windsor tie-knot for King George V, accepted Vincent’s offer for the rights to use his name for Vincent’s meanswear. […]