Thursday, May 31st, 2012

11:00 am

Acne Suit Blazers for Spring/Summer 2012


Acne are always spot on with their cuts so we were happy to discover their suit jackets for Spring/Summer 2012. Linen, nylon and cotton, all lightweight, sit somewhere between regular and slim. Acne can tend towards the skinny but have…

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Sunday, February 19th, 2012

9:30 pm

Bespoken Autumn/Winter 2012 – Looks


Bespoken shares their Autumn/Winter 2012 collection that “explores the commonalities and contrasts of British woodsman gamekeepers and rebel vigilantes.” The design collective of is a five-member “family” emsemble including the Fayed brothers: Liam, Sam, James and Paulo and Carlos Goncalves.…

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Monday, February 6th, 2012

Wednesday, February 1st, 2012

5:34 pm


Suitsupply 4

Suitsupply, a market defining brand in men’s fashion with shops throughout Europe, China and the United States, is known for their very wide selection of suiting looks – all tailored to fit as suits should be. Their full-service shops invite men…

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Monday, January 9th, 2012

Tuesday, January 3rd, 2012

12:00 pm

P.Johnson Tailors – Lookbook


A peek at P.Johnson‘s current lookbook. Founder Patrick Johnson left his native Australia to study fashion at St. Martins and eventually found himself under the apprenticeship of English tailor, Robert Emmett. Schooled in the ways of Savile Row, Patrick took…

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Friday, September 23rd, 2011

Monday, April 11th, 2011

Friday, February 25th, 2011

4:45 pm

Custom Tailors Enjoying a Boom

Selectism - tailoring-boom

The Wall Street Journal has an interesting piece highlighting the current trend for custom made clothing. Using examples from a Rome based tailor and Savile Row, they highlight how tailors businesses have held up even during the recession and continue…

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Friday, April 2nd, 2010

10:51 pm

Aquascutum Spring/Summer 2010 Limited Collection

selectism - Aquascutum Spring/Summer 2010 Limited Collection

“Understated British Elegance” Aquascutum keeps to the above tag with their current spring/summer 2010 limited collection. The London firm is all about attention to detail and fine tailoring. They’ve been at it for awhile – since 1853, when they invented…

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