Written by Nicholas Grant (@NicholasGrant)

With the holidays in our midst, and the inevitable pain of shopping for loved ones looming over our heads, the accessibility of our favorite stores online has never been more important. We've learned to rely on others to give us the scoop on what's cool, then we set sail into the vast sea of e-shops and hope for the best. Thanks to technology from the future, and a growing menswear industry, no year has been better than 2012 when it comes to shopping for new gear on the world wide web.

While tastes may vary, there's no doubt that there are a few online shops that did it best. Think incredible sales, exclusive items, smart content, easy navigation, and loads of awesome stuff. So while your girl is out at the mall, wasting her time among a bunch of sniveling children and lazy-ass weirdos on Segways, break out the credit card in the comfort of your own home and check out The Best Online Menswear Shops Of 2012.

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