There's never been a better time for dudes to dress themselves. While menswear hasn’t quite reached the stature of womenswear, its importance and the caliber people weighing in on it has definitely risen. 2014 brought us some memorable collections with a plethora of unique, individualized takes on “the modern man.” As we skip exuberantly into 2015, the excitement over what’s to come is palpable. 

The positive perception of menswear has gone public. Preparation for a New York men's fashion week has begun. Well-known womenswear designers have even begun to make things for men. Some brands are beginning to create their own lanes, while others continue to dominate the ones they’re in.  With so many new entries in the market popping up, here are the ones to truly watch in 2015.