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This week, Jon Caramanica stops by Tribeca newcomer The Armoury, a menswear shop that specializes in bespoke. He nails it in the first sentence: "There are only a few ways to utter the sentence 'I've seen a lot of hand-rolled pocket square edges, and those are by far the best,' and most of them are awful, pretentious, smug. [Store tailor] Nick had it down, though." [NYT]