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Japanese made-to-measure and bespoke shoes by Hiro Yanagimachi

Japanese made-to-measure and bespoke shoes by Hiro Yanagimachi

What determines whether you can make beautiful shoes is not your hands or fingers but the spirit that guides your hands and fingers. And the thing that supports this spirit is the feeling the customer will have for the shoes. What is essential is invisible to the eye. Remember that the things that make a shoe truly shine are what comes before it is made and what comes after it is made.

Sartoria Latorre Fall/Winter 2017 collection

Sartoria Latorre Fall/Winter 2017 collection

The production processes of the Sartoria Latorre are numerous, coming from the ancient tradition of a tailoring of times gone by. Needle, thread and thimble: they are the soul of their work, the heart of a meticulous and overwhelming work

Premiere Vision Paris presented the highlights in menswear

Premiere Vision Paris presented the highlights in menswear

Coats look to be less bulky, and jackets sturdier. Everything is cosy comfort or rigorously structured; outerwear grows more radical. Hijacked classics create a play on fantasy from top to bottom.

Kathryn Sargent - the first woman at Savile Row

Kathryn Sargent - the first woman at Savile Row

The finest purveyor of bespoke garments of unique quality, they are steeped in the time-honoured values of legendary Savile Row tailoring. Infusing quintessentially British style with a fresh contemporary vision to bring you a truly bespoke service, Kathryn Sargent is committed to delivering the very highest standard of service.

Must-Have Shoes All Men Should Own

Must-Have Shoes All Men Should Own

Some time ago, Time Magazine conducted a poll that suggested the average man owns 12 pairs of shoes. And, while this hardly matches up to the 27 pairs the average woman owns, it is definitely a solid number.

The British fabrics at Premiere Vision Paris

The British fabrics at Premiere Vision Paris

Presenting 150 years of weaving expertise distilled into an imaginative, diverse collection of exceptional luxury fabrics, for outerwear through to accessories. Emily White, Design and Sales Director, comments “As weavers of the most luxurious fabrics for over a century, combining our knowledge and heritage with innovative design was key when preparing our debut collection for Premiere Vision. Drawing inspiration from historical tailoring fabrics in our archive, the collection features classic weave structures at exploded scales, double-faced fabrics, and textural jacquards”.

Popular custom tailors in Michigan

Popular custom tailors in Michigan

We continue our series of articles about the custom tailors from the separate states in USA. It is time to show you the custom tailors in Michigan. Most of them are recognised when we speak about custom made clothing. They provide made to measure and bespoke services in their workshops. See what we found about in Michigan:

UKFT rolls out manufacturing masterclasses across five UK universities

UKFT rolls out manufacturing masterclasses across five UK universities

The UK Fashion & Textile Association (UKFT) will roll out a series of masterclasses at five UK universities as part of the Made It campaign, with the support of Marks and Spencer.

British colours and textiles Autumn/Winter 2018-19

British colours and textiles Autumn/Winter 2018-19

Full colour statements, innovative finishes, an abundance of ideas and beautiful manufactured details bring an overload of exciting textile messages from the British mills this season.

Kiton Fall/Winter 2017-2018 collection

Kiton Fall/Winter 2017-2018 collection

As the symbol of timeless elegance and style, Kiton is the icon of high quality tailoring that combines and exalts innate good taste and a love of beauty. This vocation has become an obsession with quality to which another distinctive ingredient should be added: the renowned motto of the brand: "Plus One".

 Creating the adidas Bluebird Blue cloth

Creating the adidas Bluebird Blue cloth

To celebrate Henry Poole recent highly successful collaboration with adidas Originals, we have now launched a new limited suit fabric: a beautiful 9oz dark blue flannel, made by Fox Brothers – a company whose history goes back to 18th Century, and which is famous for developing the Prince of Wales check and the first cricket whites – featuring treble-pinstripes in ‘bluebird blue’. This colour, legend has it, became a prominent part of adidas’s colour palate due to founder Adi Dassler’s admiration of it in the Bavarian flag. This exclusive cloth is limited to 50 suits only.

English shoes by George Cleverley

English shoes by George Cleverley

George Cleverley is a unique shoe company with an impressive history. Headed by Mr. George Glasgow Snr (Co-owner & Chairman) & Mr. George Glasgow Jr (Co-owner & CEO), it has become world-renowned for handmade shoes & leather goods. Between George Snr & George Jr they attend every trunk show around the world to ensure they meet with clients and keep a personal relationship with their customers.

The iconic gondoliers of Venice wear wool

The iconic gondoliers of Venice wear wool

The classic blue and white stripe has long been used to dress the iconic gondoliers of Venice. Now, in a sartorial makeover, two icons align as the iconic Woolmark brand unveils new threads in a contemporary twist for the canals' masters.

Popular custom tailors in Massachusetts

Popular custom tailors in Massachusetts

We continue our series of articles about the custom tailors from the separate states in USA. It is time to show you the custom tailors in Massachusetts. Most of them are recognised when we speak about custom made clothing. They provide made to measure and bespoke services in their workshops. Some of them also has a bespoke shirt service. See what we found about in Massachusetts:

New York based fashion photographer Billy Rood

New York based fashion photographer Billy Rood

Billy Rood's cinematic and ethereal imagery of fashion, beauty and portraits always has a strong visual style, sophistication, and holds an ethereal energy. With his signature use of color and editing, his artistry feels timeless while staying fresh, modern and unique. He is inspired by his higher self, beauty, love, laughter, women, cinema and style.

The British Exhibitors at Premiere Vision Paris September 2017

The British Exhibitors at Premiere Vision Paris September 2017

British Exhibitors at Premiere Vision Paris (Designs) presented their design concepts for 2018/2019. Below you can find a brief presentation of each of them:

Richmart Junior presented kids jackets collection October 2017 at Premiere Vision Paris

Richmart Junior presented kids jackets collection October 2017 at Premiere Vision Paris

"Children deserve quality". This is the moto of Richmart Junior campaign that started at Premiere Vision Paris from 19 to 21 September. Four kids at the age 8 - 12 years old presented Richmart kids jackets collection October 2017 at Premiere Vision Paris. The themes of the models are "Daddy's Princess", "My dream is...", " Let the see set you free" and "Traditional checks". The kids took part in the design of the collection, selecting the colors, linings and embroidery. Three of them attended the fair with their fathers who wore jackets with the same colors and style. Beside being models and having a photoshoot at Premiere Vision, the kids (Alexandra, Monika, Nikol and Dalia) selected fabrics and accessories for their November collection.

Edward Green shoes - cut by hand from the world's finest leathers

Edward Green shoes - cut by hand from the world's finest leathers

Edward Green established his shoemaking workshop in Northampton in 1890. His name soon became synonymous with the finest English Goodyear welted footwear.

Popular custom tailors in Maine

Popular custom tailors in Maine

We continue our series of articles about the custom tailors from the separate states in USA. It is time to show you the custom tailors in Maine. We had been looking for tailors very hard and found few. May be the men living in Maine rely on the tailors in the big cities so the tailors in this state a very few.

John Lobb - bespoke men's shoes from UK

John Lobb - bespoke men's shoes from UK

John Lobb began making bespoke boots and shoes over 150 years ago. Generations of master bootmakers have continued the lineage of unrivalled skill and constant innovation, bringing the spirit of bespoke into the modern era.

Tom Ford Autumn/Winter 2017-2018 collection

Tom Ford Autumn/Winter 2017-2018 collection

Fall/Winter 2017-2018 is presented by the eye of Tom Ford, recognising the sharp tailoring and perfectly combined floral jacket with pants.

Panasonic Introduces the Deodorizing Hanger

Panasonic Introduces the Deodorizing Hanger

Panasonic Corporation will begin selling the deodorizing hanger, MS-DH100, equipped with "nanoeTM X," which generates 10 times (*3) more hydroxyl (OH) radicals than the "nanoe" and thereby inhibits odor and pollen, on September 1, 2017 (in Japan only).

Carmina shoemaker - artisans shoes since 1866

Carmina shoemaker - artisans shoes since 1866

They are a four generation shoemaker based in Mallorca. Their shoes combine the classic models such as oxford shoes, derby or loafers, monk strap shoes, and contemporary styles as chelsea and chukka boots. Specialists in genuine shell cordovan shoes and boots.

Dunhill Fall/Winter 2017-2018 collection

Dunhill Fall/Winter 2017-2018 collection

With understated revisions of classic menswear pieces that every man should own. Redefining contemporary British style.

We proudly interpret the Italian tailoring fashion style

We proudly interpret the Italian tailoring fashion style

Interview with Carmine Sansaro, Master Tailor of Sartoria Sansaro Rome

Popular custom tailors in Iowa

Popular custom tailors in Iowa

We continue our series of articles about the custom tailors from the separate states in USA. It is time to show you the custom tailors in Iowa. Most of them are recognised when we speak about custom mad clothing. They provide made to measure and bespoke services in their workshops. See what we found about in Iowa:

Fashion trends Autumn/Winter 2018/2019 at MUNICH FABRIC START - an Interplay of Creativity, Technology and Digitalisation

Fashion trends Autumn/Winter 2018/2019 at MUNICH FABRIC START - an Interplay of Creativity, Technology and Digitalisation

The MUNICH FABRIC START from 5 to 7 September 2017 that has just drawn to a close was a very special one, according to the organizers. And it was very special for me too, as I was there for the first time after being at other fairs in Italy, France and Germany. I saw numerous innovations, developments and optimisations used to visualise ideas giving the sector a platform for creativity and technical developments. In Munich the future is real and technology the key to a broad-based textiles and fashion industry brimming with dynamism that is both tangible and perceivable.

How Fashion-Forward Guys Can Stay Connected with the Best Wearable Tech

How Fashion-Forward Guys Can Stay Connected with the Best Wearable Tech

Today’s fashion-forward men know remaining on the cutting-edge of the latest trends goes well beyond owning a well-tailored suit or new pair of shoes. Indeed, savvy, smart and stylish guys are taking their fashion finds to new levels with the latest wearable tech that effortlessly complements their look — and offers the height of convenience and connectivity.

Popular custom tailors in Indiana

Popular custom tailors in Indiana

We continue our series of articles about the custom tailors from the separate states in USA. It is time to show you the custom tailors in Indiana. Most of them are recognised when we speak about custom made clothing. They provide made to measure and bespoke services in their workshops. See what we found about in Indiana:

Zünd shows how cutting systems can be integrated seamlessly in digital production workflows

Zünd shows how cutting systems can be integrated seamlessly in digital production workflows

At Texprocess 2017, Zünd demonstrated how manufacturers involved in textile processing can integrate a high-performance Zünd digital cutter and create a seamless end-to-end digital production workflow. In clothing and in home textiles, consumer demand for more customization and personalization is growing steadily. This trend is shining a spotlight on the need for efficient, cost-effective short-run or even one-off production, which is causing a major shift in the textile industry. Manufacturers are looking to convert more and more of their production to all-digital processes.

The future of clothing production

The future of clothing production

One of the projects that caught my attention at Munich Fabric Start was the MicroFactory at Keyhouse. Coordinated by the Deutsche Institute fur Textil- und Faserforschung (German Institute for Textile and Fibre Research), MicroFactory at Keyhouse demonstrated for the first time a fully networked and integrated production chain from the design stage through to the finished product. It illustrated the possibility for a swift reaction to market needs already from the first production batch.

Tyson Beckford -  the most successful black male model

Tyson Beckford - the most successful black male model

Tyson Beckford was born on 19th of December, 1970. He is an American fashion model and actor, best known as a Ralph Lauren Polo model. He was also the host of both seasons of the Bravo program Make Me a Supermodel. Beckford has been described as the most successful male supermodel of all time, achieving fame and huge contracts similar to the female models that had huge success in the 1990s. In 2014, Vogue Magazine named Beckford the greatest male model of all time.

Mr Smith - the bespoke tailor of Merchant Fox

Mr Smith - the bespoke tailor of Merchant Fox

Mr Smith, the Fox Brothers in-house tailor whose particular style is soft tailoring and whose work is instantly recognisable by its high standard. Brian has recently been rated as one of the top tailors in the world. Choose from world renowned Fox Brothers Luxury Flannel as well as viewing limited edition cloth including Michael Alden's London Lounge collection 'proper cloth' and from September 2013 Fox's British Khakee 100% cotton collection.

Re.Verso by A. Stelloni Collection by Mapel

Re.Verso by A. Stelloni Collection by Mapel

The result of advanced technology and the passion for noble raw materials and relentless research have always characterized the renowned textile company within the production of high quality fashion fabrics. Due to its continuous evolution, A. Stelloni Collection by Mapel arrives at Premi?re Vision with an important change in terms of its collections’ offers.

Bespoke shirts by Thomas Pink

Bespoke shirts by Thomas Pink

Thomas Pink invites you to discover a shirt as distinctive as the gentleman who wears it. Attention to detail and appreciation for the finest materials are part and parcel of our Personally Pink service. Personally Pink now offers a choice of more than 200 fabrics from the best mills in the world. Their made in the UK service delivers an immaculate shirt in three weeks.

Smart assembly using ultrasonic for the first time at Munich Fabric Start

Smart assembly using ultrasonic for the first time at Munich Fabric Start

Assembly by ultrasonic is a modern future-oriented and economical alternative to sewing. PFAFF Industrial has been dealing with this technology for more than 25 years.

Noah Mills - Canadian model and actor

Noah Mills - Canadian model and actor

After beginning his career in 2003 at the age of twenty, Mills progressed into working with a number of fashion companies, most notably Wilhelmina Models, from which he started his model life. In 2004, Mills made his debut as a runway model for the fall Gucci and Yves Saint Laurent collections in Milan and Paris. In early 2005, he signed a contract with Dolce & Gabbana.

ZARA suits collection for Fall/Winter 2017

ZARA suits collection for Fall/Winter 2017

Zara is one of the largest international fashion companies. It belongs to Inditex, one of the world’s largest distribution groups. The customer is at the heart of their unique business model, which includes design, production, distribution and sales through their extensive retail network.

Popular custom tailors in Idaho

Popular custom tailors in Idaho

We continue our series of articles about the custom tailors from the separate states in USA. It is time to show you the custom tailors in Idaho. We had been looking for tailors very hard and found few. May be the men living in Idaho rely on the tailors in the big cities so the tailors in this state a very few.

Mathias Lauridsen - the most famous Danish model

Mathias Lauridsen - the most famous Danish model

Copenhagen, Denmark native Mathias Lauridsen is an internationally renowned supermodel best known for appearing in advertising campaigns for Christian Dior, Calvin Klein, Herm?s, and Jil Sander. Perhaps most significantly, he sat for legendary photographer, the late Richard Avedon.

5 Benefits of a Custom Made Suit

5 Benefits of a Custom Made Suit

A well-tailored suit has a unique, empowering feel as it sits snugly against your body. It makes a statement about who you are and what you value in your appearance. The style of suits changes like mens hair styles but you will always be dressed in style as long as you have access to a tailor with his finger on the pulse of the latest fashion. Here are five benefits of ordering a custom made suit for your wardrobe.

Chester Barrie Autumn/Winter 2017-2018 collection

Chester Barrie Autumn/Winter 2017-2018 collection

For AW17 Chester Barrie blends opulence, elegance and sophistication to create a collection that lends an air of authority and brings a sense of style to gentlemen who know the value of good dressing.

Bespoke suits in California by Devan Vincent

Bespoke suits in California by Devan Vincent

Born and raised an entrepreneur, Devan developed a passion for tailored clothing at a young age. During World War II, his great grandfather, Conrad Anderson Sanders, sold made-to-order suits for a decade in Lund, Idaho. His father, Vincent, wore a made-to-order suit and tie every day. Those bloodlines not only helped Devan cultivate a strong appreciation of the value of a well-tailored suit, but established an incredible respect for the power that personal image can exhibit via tailored garments.

Benetti Menswear are the Official Tailor to the Football Association of Ireland

Benetti Menswear are the Official Tailor to the Football Association of Ireland

It’s Official, Benetti Menswear are now the Official Tailor to the Football Association of Ireland and the Senior Mens International Soccer team. The past months have been an incredible time for Benetti, as an Irish designed brand this partnership is the perfect fit and one they really look forward to working on over the next three years.

Tiger of Sweden Autumn/Winter 2017 collection

Tiger of Sweden Autumn/Winter 2017 collection

How does the 21st-century man wear a suit? What makes the suit relevant today? Those were weighty questions preoccupying Andreas Gran this season. The result is a collection of impeccably cut suits that combine British tailoring tradition with a relaxed contemporary approach to styling.

Marcus Schenkenberg - Swedish male model, singer and actor

Marcus Schenkenberg - Swedish male model, singer and actor

Marcus Lodewijk Schenkenberg van Mierop, better known as Marcus Schenkenberg (born August 4, 1968) is a model, actor, singer, writer, and TV personality born in Stockholm, Sweden to Dutch parents. He has a citizenship with Netherlands, but has been based in NYC since 1991.

Do you like free money? Top 18 crowdfunding websites for fundraising

Do you like free money? Top 18 crowdfunding websites for fundraising

Crowdfunding sites are the new online fashion. There are two models of crowdfunding - donation-based funding and investment crowdfunding.

5 Tips for Choosing the Perfect Wedding Suit

5 Tips for Choosing the Perfect Wedding Suit

Selecting the perfect suit for your upcoming wedding can be a great challenge. You want style and a good price without sacrificing quality or fit. Following are five suggestions as to how to purchase the perfect suit for the upcoming celebration:

Munich Fabric Start presents Autumn/Winter 2018/2019 trends and pushes new trade fair and event formats

Munich Fabric Start presents Autumn/Winter 2018/2019 trends and pushes new trade fair and event formats

Munich Fabric Start kicks off the new trade fair cycle for Autumn/Winter 2018/2019 with even greater impact. In addition to extending existing areas, a new trade fair format MUNICH APPAREL SOURCE will be launched, extending the ranges to include the next step in the value chain.

Theory Of Constraints is a journey where many of the body of knowledge can be applied

Theory Of Constraints is a journey where many of the body of knowledge can be applied

Interview with Anthony Fouque from Agilea - Expert in Supply Chain Management