Everyday Essentials with Kirk Thurmond

Born in Dallas, Texas, Kirk Thurmond is a singer/songwriter with a distinctive sound that spans several genres, including soul, pop, and R&B, with authenticity remaining at the core.

By Tyler Ellison

No dress hat beats the Stratoliner for understated character and stately presence. Made from high-quality felt and dyed in versatile shades perfect for all occasions, this fedora features a flattering teardrop crown. The classic styling is underscored by details like a grosgrain hat band, special edition Stratoliner airplane hat pin, and an interior roan leather sweatband.

The Taylor Stitch and Stetson partnership hits its stride with denim. These pieces have an inimitable look, tendency to feel better after each wash and wear, and spot on ruggedness. Kirk wears the Democratic Jean.

Growing up in Dallas, Kirk was always surrounded by music. The 3-part harmony lessons from his father, coupled with the household soundtrack of soul giants, it seems he always knew what he would be doing with his life. “I can’t really remember a time when I wanted to be anything else. For a while there, it was the thing in my life that made the most sense.”