Satirical Menswear Blog Four Pins Will Shut Down Next Year

Another one bites the dust.

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Popular for its dryly satirical outlook on the latest happenings in menswear, Four Pins is sadly set to cease operations in early 2016. The news came to surface as a brief mention in a The New York Times article on New York’s newest Isaia store, which was subsequently confirmed by a statement from Four Pins.

After a considerable number of meetings and an arduous process of deliberation, and given the current climate of digital media #menswear, we have decided that, after four years of pummeling the internet with the most fire ‘fits, biggest ethers, skin-melting roasts, and having yanked the souls of the fuccbois out of their lifeless bodies, the future of the the [sic] best menswear site ever conceived in the long and sordid history of the internet is ¯\_(ツ)_/¯

The website seems to be the latest casualty in a string of menswear publications that have suffered losses, which most notably includes the shuttering of Details magazine and a round of layoffs at GQ earlier this year. This also comes after the recent move to resale site Grailed by Four Pins founder and editor-in-chief Lawrence Schlossman. However, while Four Pins the site may no longer be active, its Twitter account will continue to operate.

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