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    Now or Never Sale!

    To prepare for Spring 2017, we’re clearing out the last of our Fall/Winter 2016 collections at incredible prices. Our year-end inventory sale is now, and you’ve never seen such savings! Great deals on great looks that will enhance your wardrobe.

    WDP in 2017

    We created the Wardrobe Development Program (WDP) to help you put together the looks you need at great prices every day of the year. Now, WDP has been enhanced and expanded to help you build a complete wardrobe that better serves all your business and smart-casual needs. What’s New? WDP is new and improved across the Read more

    Funky Flannels

    Throughout the store, we’ve marked down tartans, blanket plaids and warm-and-fuzzy check shirts to crazy-low now-or-never prices. Selection includes Penguin, Fred Perry, Ben Sherman, Gant, Cutter & Buck, Viyella and Peter Millar. Pure cotton and cotton-wool blends. Light, medium and heavyweight fabrics. Regular prices to the mid-$140s. Now from $48.88.

    Winter Warriors

    Instant style-fixer! Our remaining selection of men’s outerwear has been marked down. Matinique and Penguin peacoats in black and grey are 25% off. Technical-fabric jackets from Stones and Geox are 25% off. Three styles of wool/cashmere fingertip-length coats from Weather Report are now 40% off. Ben Sherman jackets up to 60% off. Do you like Read more

    Cutting the Cords

    New year, new price! Easy-care Bertini cords in olive, taupe, brown, charcoal, rust and navy are now $68! We’re also clearing our year-round five-pocket Bertini pants in navy, black and three shades of grey. Both styles are regularly priced at $118. Wear them now or get set for Spring.

    They’re So Cheap, He’s Losing Sleep

    Jim is about to lose his mind! We’ve got more than 75 sport coats—originally priced to the mid-300s—now on sale from the low price of $119! Tweeds, plaids, plains and micro-cord styles from Abito, Stones and other contemporary collections. Wide range of colours. Sizes 36 to 48. A sportsjacket is an essential element in every man’s wardrobe. Now’s Read more

    The Evolution of a Revolution

    By Jim Adams The story goes that Levi Strauss & Co. created blue jeans in the 1870s. We can thank James Dean, however, for elevating denim from the ranks of durable ranch and work wear to the realm of cool men’s fashion in the 1950s. Over the intervening decades, design houses have created denim in a variety of cuts and silhouettes. There is no doubt that, Read more

    Walk This Way

    Our remaining winter boots from Geox, Ted Baker and PARC City Boot Co. are now 40% off! We’ve got a great selection of paddock, desert, curling and Chelsea boot styles — both rugged and refined. Contemporary pull-on, lace-up and side-zipper designs. Many with advanced waterproof technology. Limited sizes available in some styles. Stop in today!

    Ted’s Turn

    Ted Baker London is getting the Now or Never treatment! Our remaining seasonal Ted Baker shirts, sportcoats and sweaters are now 40% to 60% off; Ted Baker shoes are 25% off. Get Mission Impeccable styles at incredible prices while they last. Read more about Ted Baker London Fall/Winter 2016.

    Better Sweaters

    Love sweaters? Now’s the time to come and see us. We’ve filled an entire wall with sweaters, which run the range from Stones’ colourful chunky cable knits to fine dressy Patrick Assaraf knits, and reduced them by 60%. See a sweater you like from another collection, such as Matinique, Ben Sherman, Blue Industry, Peter Millar, Read more

    See You in Movember

    We want to take a minute to give a shout out and huge thanks to the 15 incredible guys who put their hearts and souls into the Chris James’ Movember Team. Dubbed the “Dirt Squirrels” by team captain Pat Murphy, this remarkable group raised a total of $66,000 for the cause, an achievement that ranked Read more

    A Groom’s Style FAQ

    Guys are often unsure about what they can wear for their weddings. Jim Adams answers some frequently asked questions: What can I do to show my personality without drawing attention away from the bride? It’s good when the groom understands that he’s not the star of the wedding and, as a gentleman, wants to defer to the bride. But with the bride’s input, there Read more

    Canada Goose 2016

    We’ve added a few new styles to our selection this year. The Shelburne and Victoria have joined long-time favorites like the Kensington and the Trillium. Stop in today!

    Can’t-Miss Accessories!

    Small is beautiful! These great accessories won’t bust your budget, but their style and craftsmanship make each one special. We’ve got bracelets, bags, clutches, scarves, hats, gloves and jewellery. Lots more to see when you visit the store!

    Autumn Cashmere Fall/Winter 2016

    Chunky, cozy knits highlight this year’s collection from Autumn Cashmere. From tissue-weight cashmere to luxurious wraps—you’re sure to love them.

    About Chris James

    The art of dressing is made easy at Chris James: Whether it be clothing for work, weddings, or weekend – embrace accessible luxury with our interesting and sophisticated focus on quality, versatility and an edgy, yet enduring sense of style. Experience fashion from designers around the world in a stunningly beautiful shop in downtown Kingston.

    Love My Sweater

    Enjoy the comfort of cozy layers with a beautiful sweater from one of our winter collections. Toasty-warm cashmere, cotton, wool and easy-care blends in a variety of styles and colours from Wooden Ships, Autumn Cashmere, Part Two, Sandwich, Philippe le Bac, Magaschoni and Brenda Beddome. Best part? Now 25 to 60% off.

    Ready to Wear

    Be ready for whatever your day brings with the fast-fashion ease of Papillon. These colourful dresses, which double as tunics over a pair of tights, have been so popular that we just brought in additional inventory for The Winter Sale. Clean lines, forgiving fabrics and a flattering fit. Comfort, comfort and more comfort will take the sting out Read more

    Finish Your Look for Less

    Life is back to normal, but that doesn’t mean humdrum. We’ve got incredible clothes at mind-bending prices to get you through the winter season in style. Now’s the perfect time to pick a versatile blazer from Iris Setlakwe, Franco Mirabelli, Part Two, Turnover or Ronen Chen at prices as low as 60% off.

    Comfort Zone

    In some families, a new pair of pyjamas is an annual holiday tradition. Known for its luxurious fabrics and chic designs, P. J. Salvage offers modern, feminine and totally cool PJs in fleece, flannel and knits. This international brand has a cult following that has elevated bedroom fashion into everyday attire. It’s the perfect time of year to live in loungewear  24/7!

    Party Central

    Attention ladies! Chris James is shopping central for women’s dresses. We have a fantastic selection of versatile, fashion-forward frocks to suit every occasion. A dress is easy and elegant, and when you find one that makes you feel pretty, you’ll want to wear it again and again. Visit us today to see what’s available. Now on sale at incredible prices! (Click image to enlarge.)   Read more

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    Kingston, ON
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    Thursday 10am - 8pm
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    Saturday 10am - 6pm
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