Cincinnati Men’s Fashion Is On The Rise With Hellman Clothiers


Cincinnati is no Paris or New York City when it comes to men’s fashion. When you think of the Queen City and men’s fashion, you think of the traditional midwestern man. 

Cincinnati men are known for sporting blue jeans daily, with a nice polo. A traditional and classic look that has been their reputation since the city was born. Is that look bad? No, not at all. Is it the most stylish and fashion forward? Probably not.

Now not all men will stray away from their blue jeans and polo norms, but if you’re a gentlemen looking to stand out in the finest menswear, Hellman Clothiers is for you.

Chuck Hellman, a Cincinnati native, moved to New York City in 1983 to start his fashion and business career. After working in the New York City men’s fashion world for many years, he felt inspired to bring the best of men’s fashion back to Cincinnati. 

In 2014, Chuck purchased Blaine’s Fine Men’s Apparel, and then in October of 2017 he opened Hellman Clothier’s. Not only is he bringing the most exclusive brands from New York, but he also is getting the highest quality products from Italy and London. 

Cincinnati’s Transformation

With the transformation of Over the Rhine in the past five years, Cincinnati has started to toss its traditional reputation for an urban one. Restaurants and breweries are offering community tables, organic food, and overall just nailing that trendy aesthetic. 

Fashion in the city has followed that course of action. Change has become appreciated and creativity is encouraged. 

Chuck and his in store stylists, have embraced the culture this city has to offer and are excited to be a part of the growth of this city. 

Hellman Clothiers’ Exclusive Men’s Fashion Brands


The department stores in Cincinnati receive from their buyers clothing catered to the traditional Cincinnati man. Therefor year after year, the clothing starts to look the exact same and everyone in the city is essentially matching.

What really sets Hellman Clothier’s and Blaine’s apart from any other men’s fashion stores in Cincinnati, is the quality and speciality designers that these stores carry. 

Designer brands like Eton, Robert Graham, Corneliani and Canali can’t be found in any other local Cincinnati men’s clothing store. In other words, you’ll look like a celebrity who just got back vacationing in Milan when you shop at Hellman Clothiers.

Men’s Formal Wear

Hellman Clothiers is a high end menswear store known for their formal wear. When you walk into our store, you won’t leave without the best of the best. We only carry true designer brands that we absolutely stand behind. 

Our high-end suits are all exquisite and vary in price. Our goal is to find a suit that looks great, while also staying within the customer’s budget. Our Coppley suits offer a more affordable designer suit, while our Canali suits are for the customers who want Grade A fabric, attention to detail, and design. You can’t beat a Canali suit. 

Made-to-Order Suits



Another great option that we offer, is our made-to-order suits, and custom shirts. Don’t let yourself be held back by what is available in store, we have endless options in terms of fabrics, fits, and designers. 

For the ultimate clothing experience, treat yourself or a loved one to a made-to-order suit, sport coat, and dress shirt. With selections from the world’s finest fabrics and designers, you will be dressed like an A-lister in no time. Whether you’re a natural designer at heart or just want a custom piece, team up with one of our in store stylists to make that dream reality. 

Men’s Street Wear

Although Hellman Clothier’s is known to have the best high-end men’s formal wear in Cincinnati, they cater to the casual streetwear guy as well. And just because we are talking men’s sportswear and casual wear doesn’t mean we are sacrificing quality or style.

Our streetwear collection include brands like Vince, Robert Graham, Goodman Brand, Jacob Cohen, Paige, Brax and many more. From a quality pair of scented Jacob Cohen jeans to a stylish Goodman Brand henley tee, you’re bound to look good and feel good with this selection.

Even though we stand behind our traditional suit attire, we acknowledge and support the rise of men’s casual. We’re all about mixing a designer sport coat with a classy pair of dark wash denim and a sneaker. 

For your everyday Cincinnati street style dude or your traveling business man, we highly recommend our Trask sneakers. These sneakers are crafted from luxurious Italian leathers to look good and feel even better as time goes on. These are sneakers that you will be able to count on for years to come. 

Cincinnati’s Men’s Fashion Trending Up

With the expansion and renovation of Over-the-Rhine, and Hellman Clothier’s opening in the Carew Tower downtown, the Cincinnati Men’s fashion industry is on the rise. So if you’re ready to step up your fashion game and be a trendsetter in the Cincinnati, we’re here to help!

Don’t worry, we still have our Eton traditional white button ups, and our casual Paige blue jeans, as well.

If you just started to take an interest in Men’s clothing and don’t feel like a pro yet, check out our Top 5 Must Have Items in Every Man’s Wardrobe. This post helps get you started on key pieces that you shouldn’t go another day without. 

If you are confident walking out the door in just about anything, The Stylist Guide to Mixing Prints and Patterns will serve you well. We wrote this post as a way to encourage our customers to be bold in their everyday looks. Mixing prints and patterns together is a trend overtaking the men’s fashion industry. This is something we would love to see more of in Cincinnati. 

Cincinnati, let’s get it done!