menswear

How The Tailors of Saville Row Inspired this Men’s Fashion Entrepreneur

Paul Trible is revolutionizing the centuries old menswear world, taking inspiration from the classic tailors of Savile Row and the shirtmakers of Jermyn Street and bringing that luxury and tradition to the States, where the lack of offerings in menswear has been a notorious frustration for the fashionable gentleman. We sat down for a chat with Paul on everything from how a ruined Lehman Brothers career gave him the freedom to pursue his clothing dreams, the key to keeping your entrepreneurial passion, and the importance of learning from a master - no matter the industry...

8 Questions with Rafic Daud, the Cobbler for the Modern Age

A Portuguese native from Sao Joao da Maderia, Portugal’s shoemaking capital, Rafic took advantage of the desire and demand for bespoke men’s dress shoes without an insane pricetag. Since he launched Undandy, he’s disrupted the high-end shoe market with direct-to-consumer and impeccably handcrafted men’s shoes—in shy of just one year, Undandy has gone from selling 100 shoes a month to over 1,500 in over 100 countries. We sat down with Rafic to discuss everything from the new frontier for luxury goods to the Robert DeNiro quote that he lives each day by...

Impeccable Custom Suiting from Alton Lane

There is something about making an entrance in a bespoke suit. You’re making a statement, an announcement to the world, that you care about the details. That you appreciate the finer things in life, and that you’re willing to work for them. A custom suit has the power to...
Naked Famous Denim

Naked & Famous Denim

Finding the right pair of jeans can be a tortuous activity. It’s a lengthy process that rarely yields successful results and ends with you banging your head aga...
David Hart Ties

David Hart NYC | Tailored Ties

There is nothing more incredible than the feel of a perfectly handcrafted wool tie Windsor knotted around your neck (or bowtie, for that matter). You feel a bit...
Luxury Cufflinks

Classy Cufflinks with a Twist

Being unique is priceless. You’ve got the custom suit, the Italian leather shoes, the hipster hand-made tie—now what can you do to stand out in a crowd of hundr...

Men’s 2012 Spring Fashion

Spring is in the air! It’s time to ditch the trench coat and stop to smell the roses. L.A. based boutique brand Shades of Grey by Micah Cohen has just the right...
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Modern Black Tie Etiquette

Just the other day a reader from South Africa asked me for advice on modern black tie etiquette. He is rather puzzled everytime he sees fellow members of his cl...

Bringing Back the Double Breasted Suit

Double breasted suits are not exactly selling like hot cakes nowadays. But if you look at some of the best dressed men of today and of the past you will see that many of them seldom wear single breasted suits.
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Winter Suits

The best of both worlds are fabrics with a wintery look and feel to it and a weight of 400 g at most. And there is still the option of long underwear to make a suit just that trifle warmer that makes all the difference...
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Finding the Perfect Hat

Ever since I was a little boy I have loved hats. A hat is an easy way to quickly change one’s appearance. Imagine you wear a three piece suit of mid gray Donegal tweed, a light blue check shirt, a wine wool tie and dark brown brogues and a stone coloured trench on top. The choice of headwear will give this basic combo very different meanings.