Credit for your dimples and passive-aggressive politesse goes to your mom’s side.
The Stampler brothers (along with buddy John Mahaffey) channeled their good genes — specifically, grandfather Norman Porter’s work ethic — into a denim collection for gents.
Up next (and brimming with unisex appeal): leather goods. The trio takes its time assembling each creation by hand, from stamping scalloped borders to tarnishing hardware.
Fasten a belt with a vintage buckle or stuff cash in a wallet with a tooled portrait of Waylon Jennings. Country legends aren’t the only ones in the spotlight; ask them to add your likeness or moniker to a custom piece. Even your shih tzu looks badass with a dog collar made from scraps.
In your family, looks matter.
Photo: Courtesy of Norman Porter