Two Atlanta lawyers were tired of choosing between fat, goofy ties and skinny hipster ties. So in January, Josh Moore and Odini Nwakuche launched Res Ipsa, which started with three-inch-wide ties in grenadine silks, Scottish tartans, and English Mogador. They quickly expanded to kilim, producing loafers for men and women, then bags, and now chukkas. Available online, at H. Stockton, and at William Wren. resipsa.com
This article originally appeared in our December 2014 issue.