Finding Mr. Self

tapping my sense of self in a social media-driven swamp. Hey Dappers,  I’m currently cringing while sifting through early photos of myself. Crooked teeth, pimple scars, poor posture, and questionable hair to name a few…

Why Solo Travel Is Good For The Soul

Nothing beats a moment alone, surrounded by beauty and innocence. A temporary fix that will surely influence you in the long-run. Hey gents, I’ve been drooling to write this post, squarely because the topic hits…

Living Linen

There’s nothing like light breathable linen, creasing with character in a city brimming with charm. Wind-worthy linens for the win -when in Charleston.    Hey Dappers, Spring has sprung. Fi. Na. Lly. But hold up…where…

Going Bonkers For Bonobos

Hey Dappers, I’d like to think there’s hope for guys (like me) who acquire a bulkier build in the leg department… Dreaming one day that a brand will make straight fit chinos -with a generous…

Dear Charlotte,

It’s been four solid months since I hauled that heavy-duty suitcase and moved to Charlotte, NC. And boyyyyy, what a ride…     Hey dappers, I still can’t believe it. My first ever city dwelling…

Mid-Winter’s Plaid

Planning (or should I say “plaid-ing” 😉) spring’s speedy return. Lots of gingham to come, and airy pastel pieces like this lovely shirt i’m sporting today.   Hey gents,   My oh my…is it just…


I'm Ian, the writer behind CharlesTucket (a mix between Charleston & Nantucket, two of my favorite places). My hope is to inspire every man to live a wholesome & whimsical life, one quirk at a time.


"Be watchful, stand firm in the faith, act like men, be strong. Let all that you do be done in love." | 1 Corinthians 16:13-14