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The basics of the tailored suit - what you should know
ABC of the men's suit

The basics of the tailored suit - what you should know

The tailored suit is a masterpiece that every man should possess. It is your confidence, your passion and express your style. There are a lot of reasons why you must have one and now we are going to tell you some of the most important things you should choose about the suit. There are some details and choices you must make to create the perfect suit.

Made-to-measure suits by Marc Wallace
Made-to-measure Men's Suits

Made-to-measure suits by Marc Wallace

Marc has been offering immaculately tailored men’s wear and luxury accessories under the exclusive Marc Wallace label. Mail Order & Retail.

Wool - one of the main focuses during Milano Unica February 2017
Menswear fabrics

Wool - one of the main focuses during Milano Unica February 2017

Summer was the main focus of Milano Unica in February. At the same time, there was more than a touch of trans-seasonal designs among the offerings by the classy exhibitors as buying patterns adjust themselves to multiple market demands.

Milano Unica: Spring/Summer 2018 trends - Queen of Egypt
Fashion trends

Milano Unica: Spring/Summer 2018 trends - Queen of Egypt

That was precisely the objective in studying Milano Unica’s spring-summer 2018 trends: to think differently by combining historical periods, places and people apparently on opposite poles but which in reality share a common meaningful and enlightened contemporary view.

Tips for your made-to-measure wedding suit
Made-to-measure Men's Suits

Tips for your made-to-measure wedding suit

Your wedding is a day that comes once in a lifetime. Whatever time of year it takes place, this day certainly merits your best effort in putting together your sharpest look. Here are a few tips in what to look for in your perfect suit, when to get it and a few more recommendations by the Savile Row's expert designers and tailors.

Boglioli Spring/Summer 2017 collection
Menswear collections

Boglioli Spring/Summer 2017 collection

Creative Director Davide Marello takes a timeless approach for Boglioli Spring/Summer 2017 in fluid, warm weather coats, compact knits, and soft tailoring with soft, pale palettes and underlying hints of pragmatism.

Private White VC Spring/Summer 2017 collection
Menswear collections

Private White VC Spring/Summer 2017 collection

The Private White V.C. brand pays homage to its namesake WWI hero; Private Jack White. The clothing line has a subtle nod to Jack’s military legacy, with many items based on classic wartime pieces, updated with added functionality and detail for the modern man.

Saint Laurie - Fully bespoke suits hand-made on the premises in New York City
Bespoke Men's Suits

Saint Laurie - Fully bespoke suits hand-made on the premises in New York City

Saint Laurie Merchant Tailors was founded in 1913 by Samuel Kozinn, a Jewish immigrant from Poland whose mother tongue was Yiddish. Samuel’s first garments were trousers manufactured in the now-fashionable Williamsburg section of Brooklyn.

Made-to-measure suits by Canali - the Su Misura suits
Made-to-measure Men's Suits

Made-to-measure suits by Canali - the Su Misura suits

The well known suit brand Canali can take to another place - the place of the made-to-measure suits, a moment that every man should experience, the world of personalised tailoring.

Richard James Spring/Summer 2017 collection - Dandy Kim
Menswear collections

Richard James Spring/Summer 2017 collection - Dandy Kim

Richard James Spring/Summer ‘17 collection snaps the brim of its toquilla straw hat down sharply and speeds across the shimmering, sun-slapped cyan sweep of the Straits of Florida to hedonistic ‘50s Havana in the company of the enchanting, exquisitely attired British gentleman adventurer and contrebandier Michael Dandy Kim Caborn-Waterfield.

Scabal Tailoring - Made-to-measure experience
Made-to-measure Men's Suits

Scabal Tailoring - Made-to-measure experience

Your sartorial adventure with Scabal comprises of selecting the finest luxury fabric, choosing the style of the cut crafted with Savile Row tailors techniques to suit your individual measurements, down to picking your unique personalised detailing both inside-and-out.

Italian Twill Silk and Irish Linen Pocket Squares by Mr. Jenks Dublin
Menswear accessories

Italian Twill Silk and Irish Linen Pocket Squares by Mr. Jenks Dublin

Mr. Jenks offers a wide variety of 100% Italian Twill Silk and Irish Linen Pocket Squares. 'Whether you want a timeless, classic design or something that's on-trend and stylish, Mr Jenks has what you need to express yourself'.

Milano Unica XXIII: Improved trends for the Italian textile industry in 2016
Business news

Milano Unica XXIII: Improved trends for the Italian textile industry in 2016

In 2016, Italian textile production opened with rosier projections than in the corresponding period of 2015. Exports gained +0.5%, while imports were up just +0.1%.

Italian suits by M. Bardelli
Menswear collections

Italian suits by M. Bardelli

Quality and variety are the key words to describe Bardelli's philosophy: every single suit, coat, shirt or tie are chosen individually according to a precise sense of style and elegance always looking for favoring excellence.

Tailored made suits by SARTORIA F. CARACENI
Bespoke Men's Suits

Tailored made suits by SARTORIA F. CARACENI

SARTORIA F. CARACENI are an authentic Sartoria, under every aspect. They create handmade suits, designing them on the client’s body shape and posture, using only traditional work tools. The staff is carefully selected based on parameters such as experience and passion for this ancient profession. With great pride, they are appreciated worldwide as an Italian excellence of this wonderful profession. The main production specializes in tailor made suits for men.

Trussardi Spring/Summer 2017 collection - a protagonist of a dandyism
Menswear collections

Trussardi Spring/Summer 2017 collection - a protagonist of a dandyism

The point of departure is the art of Ligabue and Vincent Van Gogh, especially the agitated lines and bold strokes they used to portray the clothes of the male figures in their paintings.

Missoni Spring/Summer 2017 - the Bohemian suit
Menswear collections

Missoni Spring/Summer 2017 - the Bohemian suit

It soars above the rugged Cuchumatanes mountains, skirts the burning mouth of Volcán de Fuego, brushes the turquoise waters of Semuc Champey, glides through the lush Selva Lacandona rainforests and guards the golden Mayan Ruins of Tik’al. In ascent, a visually graphic abstraction of an unfurled terrain.

Suitsupply Spring-Summer 2017 men's suits collection
Menswear collections

Suitsupply Spring-Summer 2017 men's suits collection

Suitsupply presented its Spring-Summer 2017 collection earlier this month in the USA during the New York Fashion Week: Men's. Pieces were inspired by Bauhaus approach to design - practical and minimalist.

Ermenegildo Zegna Spring-Summer 2017 lookbook
Menswear collections

Ermenegildo Zegna Spring-Summer 2017 lookbook

Suits and separates from linen blends in light colors (shades of white, pink and tobacco), indigo denim, high-waisted wide-leg pants, soft suede trench coats, blazers and linen casual shirts are the key elements of label's Italian style collection.

New York Fashion Week: Men's - Joseph Abboud Spring-Summer 2017 collection
Menswear collections

New York Fashion Week: Men's - Joseph Abboud Spring-Summer 2017 collection

'Hemingway wrote, 'If you are lucky enough to have lived in Paris as a young man, then wherever you go for the rest of your life, it stays with you, for Paris is a moveable feast.' With this Collection, I bring that feast to you'.

Ungaro Men Spring-Summer 2017 collection offers a variety of stylish men's suits
Menswear collections

Ungaro Men Spring-Summer 2017 collection offers a variety of stylish men's suits

Ungaro's second full men's collection offers a sense of Bohemian elegance for the long Summer nights and hot days.

Savile Row tailors: Gaziano & Girling
Menswear accessories

Savile Row tailors: Gaziano & Girling

The best of the best. In terms of craft, fit and freedom of expression, the bespoke service at Gaziano & Girling creates simply some of the finest shoes available.

Milano Moda Uomo: Giorgio Armani Spring-Summer 2017 men's collection
Menswear collections

Milano Moda Uomo: Giorgio Armani Spring-Summer 2017 men's collection

A synthesis that comes from introspection, while seeking to harmonise shapes and languages in a determined, straightforward manner. The spirit of the Giorgio Armani man embraces change, while staying true to its ethos.

Belvest Spring-Summer 2016 men's suit collection
Menswear collections

Belvest Spring-Summer 2016 men's suit collection

The Belvest man believes in the values of Softness and Lightness since the choice of fabrics, that are even more detailed and specially researched to give personality and unique character to the garments.

GANDHUM Spring-Summer 2016 menswear collection
Menswear collections

GANDHUM Spring-Summer 2016 menswear collection

The 2016 Spring-Summer season provides the first GANDHUM collection which pays homage to traditional menswear whilst adapting a contemporary vision.

The opiate Cifonelli
The dandy style

The opiate Cifonelli

Cifonelli Spring-Summer 2016 collection is deliberately restrained and conservative. But the acute hysteria of male elegance streams out of it secretly. Nothing too much!

Solbiati Spring-Summer 2017 fabrics collection
Menswear fabrics

Solbiati Spring-Summer 2017 fabrics collection

Bright colors and bold fancies enliven a selection of fabrics for stylish jackets. In 100% linen or in linen and cotton, they come in micro or macro patterns, with a play of strong color combinations and sharp contrasts.

Spring-Summer 2017 fabric trends by Loro Piana
Menswear fabrics

Spring-Summer 2017 fabric trends by Loro Piana

For Spring-Summer 2017 Loro Piana offers fashion fabrics, combining remarkable lightness with high performance and timeless style. Cashmere, silk, wool, linen and next-generation materials blended in innovative and sophisticated ways.

S.W. Wilson - The Finest Men’s Suits in Phoenix
Bespoke Men's Suits

S.W. Wilson - The Finest Men’s Suits in Phoenix

The term Bespoke originated in the world-renowned Savile Row of London, referring to a multi-stage measuring process. Bespoke refers to making clothing from scratch by a custom tailor. This ensures the perfect fit along with any customized details chosen by the client.

How to choose the suit's fabric according to the season
How to buy the perfect suit

How to choose the suit's fabric according to the season

The famous tailor Luciano Barbera gives advises for choosing the suit according to the season and what are the materials we should prefer.

How to wear a suit by Luciano Barbera - The Jacket
How to buy the perfect suit

How to wear a suit by Luciano Barbera - The Jacket

A suit tells the world you are ready for business. A jacket tells the world you are open to fun. For Barbera, the ideal jacket should have soft, natural lines and balanced proportions. It should fit you but never constrict you.

Luciano Barbera Spring/Summer 2016 - a deeply personal extension from Italy
Menswear collections

Luciano Barbera Spring/Summer 2016 - a deeply personal extension from Italy

Spring 2016 is inspired by the lush foliage and picturesque landscape of Biella – a mountainous Italian village, home to the Luciano Barbera brand – and reminds us that textures, prints and colors are most vibrant when mixed and layered.

Italian taste, harmony and excellence for Spring-Summer 2017 by DRAGO
Menswear fabrics

Italian taste, harmony and excellence for Spring-Summer 2017 by DRAGO

DRAGO is a leading Italian wool factory, which produces high quality menswear fabrics by interpreting the value of Italian traditions in a modern and innovative way.

Menswear collections

"Green Trauma" Spring/Summer 2016 by Richard James

Isolated and hostage to his flights of fancy, James juxtaposed the fantastical forms of his extraordinary art collection with his stunningly natural new-found surroundings to create what he called his Surrealist Xanadu.

Premium quality shirting fabrics for Spring-Summer 2017 by Tessitura Monti
Menswear fabrics

Premium quality shirting fabrics for Spring-Summer 2017 by Tessitura Monti

Tessitura Monti collection is the stylistic reworking of a travel on three evocative sensory dimensions:
* an urban itinerary;
* an exotic-tropical journey;
* a virtual trip through digital network.

Spring-Summer 2016 men's suits and sportswear collection by Kiton
Menswear collections

Spring-Summer 2016 men's suits and sportswear collection by Kiton

Following the constant research at their own woolmill for the most prestigious fabrics and the most precious materials, Kiton launches the first 12.8 micron wool, proposed in 20 different colors. Throughout the years they have meticulously capitalized the very small quantities of this thread available in the world and succeeded in producing a small number of pieces.

How to choose the best fabric for men's suit or coat
ABC of the men's suit

How to choose the best fabric for men's suit or coat

A men's suit has the same effect on women as ladies' lacy lingerie has on men. But the important part is that the suit must be well-fitting and made of natural materials. Natural fabrics are made of wool, cashmere, silk, cotton, linen, etc and the leading manufacturers are from Italy, England and France.

Top quality fabrics for men's suits by E.Thomas mill
Menswear fabrics

Top quality fabrics for men's suits by E.Thomas mill

E. Thomas is specialized in the 'production of top quality fabrics both fancy and plain for menswear, made from the finest and most valuable selected Australian wools'. They are aiming to offer both classics and modern weaving, combining style and tradition.

Solbiati fabric offers for Fall-Winter 2016/2017
Menswear fabrics

Solbiati fabric offers for Fall-Winter 2016/2017

DYEME - Wool, cashmere and linen: 3 different fibers which nature has endowed with different dyeing attributes. It's a peculiarity that Solbiati has used to advantage in a skilful blend, where the raw materials, carefully proportioned and tuned, are combined from the very first stages of the production process.

Collections

"Heroic Fantasy" by Louis Vuitton Spring/Summer 2016

This Spring-Summer 2016 collection is about stylistic role-playing, where the heroine passes through various sartorial levels.

A Kaleidoscopic Summer by Canali Spring-Summer 2016
Menswear collections

A Kaleidoscopic Summer by Canali Spring-Summer 2016

“I still remember the sense of wonder I felt when experiencing that simple magic of a kaleidoscope – countless pieces that would shift, rotate and converge, creating infinite images and juxtapositions though constant in their beauty as a whole.” (Andrea Pompilio)

Missoni Spring/Summer 2016 menswear collection
Menswear collections

Missoni Spring/Summer 2016 menswear collection

Missoni Men’s Spring/Summer 2016 collection is the expressive telling of their itinerant man’s emotional metamorphosis as he journeys through the exhilarating country of India. The senses are awakened, time slowly erodes, culture and tradition delicately reveal themselves, vitality is reinvigorated and conventional, Western manner is abandoned for Eastern, sentimental rousing. Relaxed silhouettes, soft tailoring, featherweight knits and potent hues define this season’s Eastern state of mind.

NYFW: Men's - Tommy Hilfiger Tailored Spring-Summer 2016
Menswear collections

NYFW: Men's - Tommy Hilfiger Tailored Spring-Summer 2016

Another menswear brand, which presented its Spring-Summer 2016 collection during the New York Fashion Week: Men's is Tommy Hilfiger Tailored. The designer admits the garments are inspired by 'a glamorous island hopping holiday in the 1950s, when making a journey stylish was just as important as the destination itself'.

Chanel Fall-Winter 2015/2016 Haute Couture Collection
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Chanel Fall-Winter 2015/2016 Haute Couture Collection

An Art Deco-inspired casino – built from scratch in the main hall of the Grand Palais – set the stage for the Fall-Winter 2015/16 Haute Couture collection, replete with slot machines and roulette and blackjack tables manned by croupiers. Meandering through this chic Cercle Privé casino were a selection of handpicked guests, with Karl Lagerfeld adding to the excitement by inviting A-lister friends of the house (around 20 in total) to sit at tables in the casino’s center. Kristen Stewart led the way, followed by Julianne Moore, Geraldine Chaplin, Isabelle Huppert, Rita Ora, Stella Tennant, Lara Stone and Lily Collins. Joining them were Vanessa Paradis, accompanied by her daughter Lily-Rose Depp, Alice Dellal and Violette d'Urso.

Neo-army inspiration and natural materials by Ermanno Scervino Spring/Summer 2016
Menswear collections

Neo-army inspiration and natural materials by Ermanno Scervino Spring/Summer 2016

The Ermanno Scervino Man for Spring Summer 2016 abandons himself in a glamorous dégagée dimension.

Chanel Cruise 2015-2016 Collection
Collections

Chanel Cruise 2015-2016 Collection

For the presentation of its Cruise 2015/16 collection, Chanel heads to the ultra futuristic Dongdaemun Design Plaza (DDP) – the Zaha Hadid-designed exhibition and performance space – in Seoul, South Korea. Structured silhouettes in sweet, eye-popping hues effortlessly marry South Korean influences with Chanel hallmarks. The mood proves energetic with avant-garde leanings, as Karl Lagerfeld revisits local culture in a broad sense, from traditional dress (the hanbok) to sugary K-Pop aesthetics.

Áqua de Coco by Liana Thomaz Summer 2016 beachwear collection
Collections

Áqua de Coco by Liana Thomaz Summer 2016 beachwear collection

Yesterday, during the São Paulo Fashion Week (April 13-17, 2015), Aqua de Coco by Liana Thomaz presented its Summer 2016 collection at the Candido Portinari Park in São Paulo, Brazil.

SuiteBlanco Spring/Summer 2015 by Emily Didonato
Fashion collections

SuiteBlanco Spring/Summer 2015 by Emily Didonato

Emily Didonato’s hypnotic beauty sets off the Spanish firm’s spring/summer collection. A fresh campaign to launch a collection of garments that are not only alluring but also extremely comfortable.

Tombolini Spring/Summer 2015 collection
Menswear collections

Tombolini Spring/Summer 2015 collection

The story of Tombolini is about total dedication to excellence. Its exclusive and refined spirit and Italian elegance has continued to evolve staying faithful to the one aspect that must endure in fashion: taste. Beautiful dressing is synonymous with creativity, ensuring those original and surprising details that make each piece a must-have for the savvy customer.

“Rebirth in nature” by Iceberg Spring/Summer 2015 Men's collection
Menswear collections

“Rebirth in nature” by Iceberg Spring/Summer 2015 Men's collection

A journey deep into Nature. Exploration of the natural universe. Ultimately leading us on a path toward self awareness and self discovery. Introspection and natural essence: two distinct worlds that the Iceberg man always makes his own.

Scabal fabrics - pleasant touch, refined style and traditional craftsmanship
Menswear fabrics

Scabal fabrics - pleasant touch, refined style and traditional craftsmanship

Twice a year Scabal launches up to 15 new collections assembling all the latest fabrics alongside their permanent fabric collections and special editions. This gives customers the possibility to choose from 5 000 top fabrics for jackets, suits, trousers, overcoats and shirts.

London Textile Fair 2015
Fashion fairs

London Textile Fair 2015

On 14th and 15th January 2015, from 9am to 6pm, The London Textile Fair will showcase pre - collection Autumn-Winter 2015/2016 and Spring-Summer 2016 highlights.

Olivia Wilde is the face of H&M’s Conscious Exclusive campaign
Curious news

Olivia Wilde is the face of H&M’s Conscious Exclusive campaign

H&M is proud to announce that Olivia Wilde, actress and humanitarian, will be the face of H&M’s latest Conscious Exclusive campaign. Olivia, well known for her commitment to sustainability and her engagement for environmental causes will appear in the campaign wearing pieces from the collection. Conscious Exclusive will be available in around 200 H&M stores worldwide on April 16, as well as online.

Etro Spring-Summer 2015 menswear collection
Menswear collections

Etro Spring-Summer 2015 menswear collection

Italian cuisine and clothing, pasta and colors, mixture of materials and prints - all this is part of the next year's hot season Etro men's fashion collection.

Echoes of Armani by Giorgio Armani for Spring-Summer 2015
Menswear collections

Echoes of Armani by Giorgio Armani for Spring-Summer 2015

Earlier this year, 40 years after his debut, designer Giorgio Armani presented his Spring-Summer 2015 menswear collection, named 'Echos of Armani' during the Milan Fashion Week. It responds to Armani's design philosophy in creating simple wearable timeless silhouettes, a.k.a easy elegance.

Menswear: Canali Spring-Summer 2015 collection
Menswear collections

Menswear: Canali Spring-Summer 2015 collection

In 2014 Canali fashion house celebrated its 80th anniversary with a new designer - Andrea Pompilio - and a stylish menswear Spring-Summer 2015 collection.

Burberry Prorsum Spring 2015 collection
Menswear collections

Burberry Prorsum Spring 2015 collection

Inspired by British travel writer Bruce Chatwin. Journeys through poetry and well-travelled book covers. Iconic field jackets, denim jackets, duffles, tailoring and trench coats. Authentic fabrications in weathered tones. Illustrations and typographic print on shirts, satchels and sneakers.

E.Thomas superfine menswear fabrics Autumn/Winter 2015/2016
Menswear fabrics

E.Thomas superfine menswear fabrics Autumn/Winter 2015/2016

When I visited Milano Unica, I spoke with Filippo Ronchi, one of the managers of E.Thomas. I could see the brand's fabrics for Autumn/Winter 2015/2016 and learn about the newest fashion trends.

Maison IRFE - brand's history and Spring-Summer 2015 collection
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Maison IRFE - brand's history and Spring-Summer 2015 collection

A surplus theme, military chic, placing great emphasis on parkas, army jackets, chinos, bermudas, a denim, clean tie and die section, and a more sophisticated graphic black and white theme, sharply cut, for an evening feel.

Solbiati's linen fabric collections for clothing
Menswear fabrics

Solbiati's linen fabric collections for clothing

Solbiati was the first to yarn dye linen, to invent the crepe version and propose a softened and naturally creased linen.

Men's fashion: Etro for Spring-Summer 2014
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Men's fashion: Etro for Spring-Summer 2014

Today, we'll take a look at Etro's Spring-Summer 2014 Menswear collection, presented during Milan Men's Fashion Week Spring/Summer 2014 (June 2013).
Brand's designer Kean Etro was inspired by Zorro, gauchos of the Argentinian pampas and the Mexican riding tradition of Charreria for this collection and as usual prints were the key element. The theme has a Mexican desperado, mariachi air, guitars, some of the models have painted on mustaches.

Unique and comfortable garments by Axel Hardy
Fashion collections

Unique and comfortable garments by Axel Hardy

Fashion designer Axel Hardy (Axinia Hadzhieva) creates unique and cutting-edge clothing made of personally developed yarns from organic cotton, linen, silk, soy. Her garments present Bulgaria in Europe's fashion world for years. In December 2013 the models were shown at the exhibition in O2 Arena in London, UK.

Lingerie for brides from Victoria's Secret
Underwear and Swimwear

Lingerie for brides from Victoria's Secret

The famous American brand Victoria’s Secret surprised its numerous clients with another collection of tempting underwear.

This time it is designed for future brides. Seductive, feminine and sophisticated lingerie from the new "wedding" collection of Victoria’s Secret combines gentle translucent fabric with a traditional white color, seductive lace with a comfortable and practical fashion.

Collection of Tiffi for summer 2010 – true seduction and refinement
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Collection of Tiffi for summer 2010 – true seduction and refinement

During the event Fashion evenings 2010, Tiffi presented elegant fashion for the business woman. The new spring-summer 2010 collection is fresh seduction, elegant glow and palette as if it is from a blooming garden. Forget about the cold winter nights, short, gray days. Your body and soul yearn for love and warmth. Feel the touch of the satin, feel the leopard lining that shines like a diamond with elegant accessories.

Julia Jurevich, Miss Bulgaria 2007, will present our country at the world fashion exhibition in Geneva
Models and photomodels

Julia Jurevich, Miss Bulgaria 2007, will present our country at the world fashion exhibition in Geneva

During the new photo session Julia was dressed in amazing knitted bridal dress. It is designed by Evgeni Petkov, who will present Bulgaria at the Eco Chic forum – a world fashion exhibition, which will be held in Geneva. 43 fashion designers will take part in this forum. Among them will be the famous designers Rick Owens and Diane von Furstenberg.

Evgeni Petkov's models are inspired by Bulgarian folklore. The dress, which he will present, was specially made by 100% natural fabrics. The knitting dress is unique because it was made by natural wool with linen lining. It is arranged with Eco-cotton tracery from Germany.

Giorgio Armani and Dolce&Gabbana open Milan menswear
Fashion shows

Giorgio Armani and Dolce&Gabbana open Milan menswear

Milan menswear for the Spring-Summer 2010 got off to a classy start Saturday, with glitzy glamour at Dolce and Gabbana, and super refinement at Giorgio Armani.

The designing duo kicked off the four days of preview showings with a collection that matched sequined tuxedo jackets with distressed pants, adding a new chapter to the "drunge" (part dandy, part grunge) look they invented a decade ago.

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