Go well with up with a luxurious face mask from Very long Island shop

Melissa M. Munoz

When surgical facial area masks turned an unanticipated section of every day everyday living, it was practically a given that the Woodbury Mens Store would speedily appear up with a standout luxurious option.

The shop, found at 8025 Jericho Turnpike, sells mainly Italian menswear makes ranging from casual sportswear to customized satisfies — and holding manner front and center for all situations is what the proprietors of the store are recognised for. The shop also capabilities intensive collections of components this sort of as unique belts, footwear, sneakers, socks and jewellery.

“Our customer is the affluent chief, organization proprietor or experienced aged 25 to 75,” claims Jim Foley, an Islip resident who owns the retailer with Abundant O’Boyle, also of Islip, and Amir Moradi, of Dix Hills. Referring to his associates, Foley provides, “Vogue has always been a passion for us. Jim is the taste and fashion-setter, Wealthy handles finance and advertising and marketing, and Amir’s vogue and display screen techniques build the mood and over-all experience for the retailer.”

Foley and O’Boyle opened the store immediately after doing work with each other at Thomas Miller Menswear in Woodbury. They made the decision to start their very own store when Miller retired in 2012. The duo brought in Moradi to round out the team.

Phuong “Lina” Bui of Centereach is the learn tailor and tends to make the preferred masks. The masks, built of the finest Italian silks and patterns historically made use of for ties and pocket squares, are out there in all set-to-have on or custom made designs and offer for $32 every.

“Wherever adult males usually put on a tie or pocket square to give a flash of model, the mask has develop into a new style accessory,” Foley suggests. “Our gifted tailor was able to make a sample for masks and line them with cotton — it really would make for an classy and one of a kind mask.” He provides, “Clients enjoy the actuality that they can decide on fabrics to coordinate with their outfits.” Regular turnaround time for custom made designs is about a week but Foley states the masks can be made in a single hour when desired.

Rates at the retail store start out at $25 for some components and off-the-rack satisfies variety from all over $900 to about $3,000. Hours are Sunday 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Monday by Saturday 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Virtual procuring and personal appointments are readily available (516-802-5280). Shop on the net at woodburymensshop.com.