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Putting scientifically better clothes to the test.

Customer Tested

Julie Friedman Steele

Julie Friedman Steele can imagine multiple futures. As the CEO and Board Chair of the World Future Society, she’s also responsible for finding ways to bring that future to life. She finds shows about astrophysics calming, and she’s inspired by the idea of self-replicating robots.

Mercury Intelligent Heated Jacket wins Fast Company Innovation by Design Award

We’re thrilled to announce that our Mercury intelligent heated jacket has won Fast Company’s Innovation by Design award.

Customer Tested

Doug and Julie Weisman

Since they first met in the Newton High School Explorers club, Doug and Julie Weisman have shared a passion for exploring the unknown and learning new things.

Engineer Tested

3 Ways Scientifically Natural Fibers Make More Comfortable Clothes

With the introduction of our newest fabric technology, Composite, we’re building on a foundation that we call “Scientifically Natural.” 

Engineer Tested

The Science of Moisture-Wicking

Perspiration often leaves us feeling clammy and uncomfortable. We focus on creating garments using moisture-wicking fabrics to help stay cool, dry, and comfortable.

Customer Tested

Caroline and Steve Coplin

Our neighbors in Boston, Caroline and Steven Coplin, integrate Ministry of Supply into their everyday life, be it pilates, high-powered meetings, or parenting.

LABS Tested

Scientifically Better Denim

Denim has been on the rise as a workplace staple, so we have been working to bring it up to date. LABS denim introduces one side our vision of the smart casual uniform.

Engineer Tested

Mid-Year Founders' Update

We want to share this update to give you a sense of where we are and where we’re going. We hope you'll come along for the ride...

Customer Tested

Matt Guthmiller

Matt Guthmiller is a man of limitless horizons. He’s a pilot, a videographer, a public speaker, a student at MIT, and an entrepreneur currently working on launching a new company.

LABS Tested

Engineering the LABS Zoned Dress Shirt

Our latest concept is the LABS Zoned Dress Shirt: a better shirt for hot days. 

Customer Tested

Mona Vernon

Mona Vernon, the Chief Technology Office at Thomson Reuters labs is passionate about information design and the way data intersects with the lives of professionals and their businesses.

Engineer Tested

Reinventing Women's Pants

Built on our signature Kinetic Fabric, the women's Kinetic pants are designed for motion, without losing their shape during the day. Improved fit, low-sheen fabric and better styling make this an unstoppable set of pants.

LABS Tested

Ministry of Supply X New Balance 574

At Ministry of Supply, our inspiration drive our innovations. We incorporated visual cues from the Apollo 11 lunar mission into the MOS NB 574 to celebrate the audacity of invention.

Customer Tested

Ambika Singh

Ambika Singh is the Chief Bosslady and founder of Armoire, a subscription-based wardrobe service for professional women. She’s on a mission to build a company that’s a positive force for women in her community.

LABS Tested

Comparing our Men's Pants

Our three collections of pants broken down into their respective strengths, all engineered to get you through any situation without breaking a sweat.

Engineer Tested

The Science of Blocking BO

Feeling confident and leaving a good impression in your day-to-day is more than just looking sharp. Everybody sweats, so we use a number of different techniques for odor control.

#1week1backpack Tested

Lighten Up For Spring Travel

Warm weather means lighter packing. This spring travel kit fits in a single backpack and takes you from Monday Morning Meeting through Sunny Sunday.

Engineer Tested

3D Print-Knit and Additive Manufacturing

3D Print-Knit allows us to design a garment, print a prototype and fit it, all in one day.

LABS Tested

Comparing Our Dress Shirts

Take a look under the hoods of Aero, Apollo, and Hybrid–shirts that take different approaches to comfort and performance.

Customer Tested

Todd Good

Wedding photographer Todd Good has to survive ten hour photo shoots in the hot and humid Miami climate. Read his story.

#1week1backpack Tested

Your Next Winter Business Trip

Compress your winter travel needs down to a few pieces that do more for you on the go. 

LABS Tested

Mercury: The First Intelligent Heated Jacket

A functional, beautiful, everything-proof, voice-controlled jacket that automatically heats to your optimal temperature.

Customer Tested

Steve Lively

Motorcycle enthusiast, instructor, and at times, racer Steve Lively travels the world the way he rides: fast and light.

Customer Tested

Singer Smith

Singer Smith takes a minimal approach when packing for adventure. He reminded us that the key to a minimalist travel wardrobe is versatility.

Engineer Tested

The Science of Stretch Shells

Our 3-layer waterproof fabric stretches far more than a traditional raincoat without sacrificing its rain-stopping capabilities.

Engineer Tested

The Evolution of Ministry of Supply Suiting

Over the past three years, we’ve launched several jackets/blazers/suits. the category is a moving target for comfort and style, and we’ve experimented several interpretations.

LABS Tested

Introducing Our 3D Print-Knit Shop

Today we're excited to announce the opening of our 3D Print-Knit Shop at Santa Monica Place, and the introduction of the 3D Print-Knit "Custom-Function" Thermal Sweater.

Life Tested

A Thanksgiving Note from Our Founders

A year has passed since our last direct line to you, and given the season - it seems like the right time for the next round of sharing our unfiltered state of mind. 

LABS Tested

Lab Report: 0617 Dress Shirt

The LABS_0617 Dress Shirt was developed to combine the best attributes of our two most popular shirts, Apollo and Aero. Here's how we tested a new fabric concept.

Life Tested

Jared Banner

Baseball is everything for Jared Banner. Having played since his youth, it’s more than just a game—it’s an all-encompassing way of life.

Life Tested

Ailis Tweed-Kent

As founder and CEO of a biotech startup, Ailis Tweed-Kent wears a lot of hats. She loves building and interacting with her team as they work to change people's lives by developing a treatment for arthritis.

Life Tested

Nate Barnes

Pride and passion define Nate Barnes' approach to cutting hair. The corporate-climber-turned-barber loves seeing the physical transformation of his clients in real time.

LABS Tested

1 In, 1 Out

We believe in simplifying and streamlining through a “1 In, 1 Out” policy: every time you buy something new, you donate something old. It’s the reason we started our 1 In, 1 Out clothing donation initiative.

Life Tested

Keisuke Honda

Businessman/soccer superstar Keisuke Honda is motivated to achieve greatness both personally and professionally. That passion motivates him to wake up early and go home late. It inspires him to envision a better way forward and then put in the work to make it a reality.

Life Tested

John Carlson

John Carlson, a portfolio manager for emerging global markets and Ministry of Supply's most hardcore fan, is constantly traveling. While we've given up on tracking his moves, it seems that any given week John is working his way through at least three or four different countries.

Life Tested

Skylar Tibbits

Skylar Tibbits is redefining material construction as we know it.Here, we go into Skylar’s Self-Assembly Lab at MIT for a first-hand look at his work on self-assembly, the natural phenomenon that’s redefining material construction as we know it.

Life Tested

Matt Lieber

If you follow the Gimlet show "Reply All," then you may know that Matt has been described as “a comforter accidentally warmed by the radiator”, or, “the band you discovered in high school long before anyone else did”.

Life Tested

Ali Bouzari

Ali Bouzari has instructed and built curriculums at the most prestigious culinary school in the world, consulted for some of the country’s most elite restaurants, launched his own company, and brought down the house at TEDx.

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