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3:00 pm

Mattison Autumn/Winter 2012 Looks

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A peek at a new brand striking out with an Autumn/Winter 2012 lookbook. Mattison is what you might describe as modern casual tailoring. Suits for the youth or anyone uncomfortable with standard fit, the first thing to note is that…

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Friday, February 25th, 2011

4:45 pm

Custom Tailors Enjoying a Boom

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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, December 3rd, 2010

Savile Row Book

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Given the sheer amount of books about the Row this year, you’d be forgiven for thinking we’d already covered this. This book claims to be the definitive guide to all things Saville (a dangerous promise) and has a foreword by…

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Friday, July 30th, 2010

1:30 pm

A. Sauvage ’000-1 -000-11′

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Style Salvage has news of A. Sauvage’s collection. A. Sauvage were the folks behind the ‘this is not a suit’ photographic series and they’ve just launched their debut collection, entitled ’000-1 -000-11′. For those who had no idea what to…

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Wednesday, September 9th, 2009

9:30 pm

Burberry Tailoring for Autumn/Winter 2009

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The modern British suit style remains true in the Autumn/Winter 2009 Tailoring from Burberry. “The collection has grown this season to include all key forms of tailoring including evening wear, sports jackets and travel suits with fabrics ranging from Birdseye…

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Monday, August 4th, 2008

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10:01 pm

Seize sur Vingt Bespoke Shirts and Suits

Seize sur Vingt Bespoke Shirts and Suits

  Yes! I finally used the word "bespoke" in a piece. Bespoke. The word itself sounds nothing like its mean when used by Americans but, it’s been having a hell of a year! Not many words outside of maybe "collaboration"…

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