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The British fabrics at Premiere Vision Paris
Menswear fabrics

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”.

British colours and textiles Autumn/Winter 2018-19
Menswear fabrics

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.

Bespoke shirts by Thomas Pink
Bespoke Men's Suits

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.

Tips for buying a wedding suit by Ed Williams
ABC of the men's suit

Tips for buying a wedding suit by Ed Williams

The Canadian garment industry recognizes and honours it's European roots when it comes to quality, professionalism and work schedules. Here are a few tips that will help make your suit buying experience a whole lot easier.

Cerruti Fall/Winter 2017-2018 collection
Menswear collections

Cerruti Fall/Winter 2017-2018 collection

Fall/Winter 2017-2018 collection marked the 50th anniversary of Cerruti and its relaunch. We know that Nino Cerruti, is one of the best dressed men in fashion so his brand is well known in using luxury fabrics and clear silhouettes in the collections. When he launched the brand back in 1967, he chose to name it after his grandfather’s textile mill, founded in Biella, Italy, in 1881 - Lanificio Fratelli Cerriti - which he still oversees.

Lanificio Subalpino - originality, modernity and simplicity
Menswear fabrics

Lanificio Subalpino - originality, modernity and simplicity

From 40s to 80s Mr Luciano maintained his trade specialized in fabrics mainly from the Biella area with MANIFATTURA L. ZANONE but, in 1975, he also founded his own small production of fabrics calling the new company LANIFICIO SUBALPINO

Lanificio Luigi Ricceri - the highest craftsmanship quality
Menswear fabrics

Lanificio Luigi Ricceri - the highest craftsmanship quality

Since 1925, Lanificio Luigi Ricceri has been located in Prato, in Via Bologna. Founded by Luigi Ricceri and carried on by his son Georgio, the company is now run by the founder's grandsons Francesco and Luigi.

Animals and insects inspired the new collection of fabrics Autumn/Winter 2018/2019 by Vitale Barberis Canonico
Menswear fabrics

Animals and insects inspired the new collection of fabrics Autumn/Winter 2018/2019 by Vitale Barberis Canonico

While visiting the XXVth edition of Milano Unica at Rho Fiera from 11th – 13th July 2017 I was impressed by the new Autumn/Winter 2018/2019 fabric collection of the Vitale Barberis Canonico wool mill, managed by the same family for more than 350 years. The collection is divided into the three ranges: Classic; Vintage; and Earth, Wind & Fire. The dominant factor? A return to the original winter fabrics predominantly in weightier pure wool.

Florence based tailored suits by Liverano & Liverano
Bespoke Men's Suits

Florence based tailored suits by Liverano & Liverano

Liverano & Liverano are one of the last remaining Florentine tailoring houses, and are widely recognised as one of the finest bespoke tailors in the world.

American Made-to-order suits by Combatant Gentlemen
Made-to-order Men's Suits

American Made-to-order suits by Combatant Gentlemen

Feel the confidence that comes from the incredible fit and exceptional craftsmanship of our made-to-measure suiting. Whether for a special occasion or just your day-to-day, you’ll come away with something truly unique.

Paul Smith Fall/Winter 2017-2018 collection
Menswear collections

Paul Smith Fall/Winter 2017-2018 collection

Autumn/Winter '17 marks a significant moment for Paul Smith as he presents his men’s and women’s collections on one catwalk for the first time in his career.

Dash of Old Town - Italian made-to-measure suits
Made-to-measure Men's Suits

Dash of Old Town - Italian made-to-measure suits

At Dash's, they are passionate about men's clothing, and strive to ensure their clients always feel satisfied with the quality, craftsmanship, value and service they offer. After over 30 years in the industry, Dash's of Old Townis established in response to the trends the owner saw in the market - clothiers and department stores were relying on labels to sell their stock and taking advantage of an uninformed public. In addition, many sales associates themselves were uninformed about the very garments they were selling.

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.

English bespoke suits by Gresham Blake
Bespoke Men's Suits

English bespoke suits by Gresham Blake

Gresham Blake are a design led tailoring business with over fifteen years experience, combining traditional skills with modern techniques. By listening closely to their client’s needs and requirements they are able to design and create something truly personal to them.

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.

Gianluca Vacchi is the winner in Most Stylish Men August 2016 - Category Business
Fashion in the industry

Gianluca Vacchi is the winner in Most Stylish Men August 2016 - Category Business

Italian entrepreneur and millionaire Gianluca Vacchi, who recently gained fame showing his luxurious lifestyle, perfect body shape, beautiful model-wife and hot dances, is the winner in Most Stylish Men August 2016 - Category Business.

Scabal's New Head of Design is Campbell Dunn
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Scabal's New Head of Design is Campbell Dunn

It is with great pride that Scabal can announce the appointment of Campbell Dunn as the company’s new Head of Design. With an established pedigree in creating classically luxurious menswear, Campbell aims to take the company to the next creative level.

Millionaire Gianluca Vacchi with a four-day celebration for his 49th birthday
Lifestyle chronics

Millionaire Gianluca Vacchi with a four-day celebration for his 49th birthday

Gianluca Vacchi was born on August 5, 1967. And for his 49th birthday Italian millionaire had a 'GV Lifestyle' celebration on the island of Sardinia, Italy, with his model wife Giorgia Gabriele and a number of friends.

Italian entrepreneur and millionaire Gianluca Vacchi - Lifestyle, net worth, girlfriends
Fashion in the industry

Italian entrepreneur and millionaire Gianluca Vacchi - Lifestyle, net worth, girlfriends

Today we'll take a look at the wardrobe of the Italian millionaire Gianluca Vacchi (Born on August 5, 1967 in Bologna, Italy). He is an entrepreneur and financier and serves as a President at SEA Societ? Europea Autocaravan S.p.A.

Custom made suits and shirts by Michael Kehoe
Bespoke Men's Suits

Custom made suits and shirts by Michael Kehoe

Michael Kehoe has been providing the men of Vermont and beyond with the finest in high-quality sportswear and finely tailored clothing since 1977.

Bespoke suits by Tom James
Bespoke Men's Suits

Bespoke suits by Tom James

Once you wear a custom suit, custom trousers or a custom made dress shirt, you understand. Bespoke tailored clothing made for you wears better and lasts longer than mass-produced garments ever could.

Suitopia - tailor made suits from Sweden
Made-to-measure Men's Suits

Suitopia - tailor made suits from Sweden

Suitopia Scandinavia AB is a company which aims to harness the benefits of globalisation and the Internet era and mold these two pillars of the modern business environment together, in order to offer superior products to their customers at good prices.

Savile Row tailors: Davies & Son
Bespoke Men's Suits

Savile Row tailors: Davies & Son

Davies & Son has the longest history of any independent Tailor on Savile Row and we are proud of it. Their story began in 1803. Along the way they have acquired the tailoring houses of Johns and Pegg, Fallan and Harvey, James and James, Wells of Mayfair and many more, each one adding to their own knowledge, experience and history. In over two centuries of bespoke tailoring they have made garments for 4 Kings, 7 Crown Princes, 18 Knights of the Realm and 2 US presidents.

The life of a Homme shoe at Christian Louboutin's factory in Naples
Accessories

The life of a Homme shoe at Christian Louboutin's factory in Naples

From shaping the last to polishing the shoe and each step in between, the journey of a Christian Louboutin shoe is a tale of craftsmanship worth telling again and again. We follow the life of a shoe at the factory in Naples, Italy, where many of our Homme styles are born.

Jeffrey Bartlett Clothiers from USA build the wardrobe around your lifestyle
Bespoke Men's Suits

Jeffrey Bartlett Clothiers from USA build the wardrobe around your lifestyle

In the Spring of 1992, Jeffrey Bartlett Clothiers was established. This allowed Jeffrey more freedom to source fabrics from any mill in the world and to study from the best tailors. Notables include: Martin Greenfield in Brooklyn, who makes clothing for the better retailers in New York City. Adrian Roberti in Rochester, who was the head tailor for Hickey Freeman in 1964 and Lou Myles in Toronto, who was Frank Sinatra's personal tailor.

Tailor's tips by Vitale Barberis:Memories of Tailoring
ABC of the men's suit

Tailor's tips by Vitale Barberis:Memories of Tailoring

Vitale Barberis Canonico, one of the oldest woollen mills of the world, celebrates bespoke tailoring with the project Tailor's Tips, a series of 12 videos in which the master tailor Giovanni Barberis Organista, directed by Gianluca Migliarotti, tells what happens behind the scenes when a hand-stitched suit is created.

Tailor's tips by Vitale Barberis Canonico: Trousers
ABC of the men's suit

Tailor's tips by Vitale Barberis Canonico: Trousers

Vitale Barberis Canonico, one of the oldest woollen mills of the world, celebrates bespoke tailoring with the project Tailor`s Tips, a series of 12 videos in which the master tailor Giovanni Barberis Organista, directed by Gianluca Migliarotti, tells what happens behind the scenes when a hand-stitched suit is created.

Tailor's tips by Vitale Barberis Canonico: Buttonholes and Buttons
ABC of the men's suit

Tailor's tips by Vitale Barberis Canonico: Buttonholes and Buttons

Vitale Barberis Canonico, one of the oldest woollen mills of the world, celebrates bespoke tailoring with the project Tailor's Tips, a series of 12 videos in which the master tailor Giovanni Barberis Organista, directed by Gianluca Migliarotti, tells what happens behind the scenes when a hand-stitched suit is created.

Tailor's tips by Vitale Barberis Canonico: More about the sleeves
ABC of the men's suit

Tailor's tips by Vitale Barberis Canonico: More about the sleeves

Vitale Barberis Canonico, one of the oldest woollen mills of the world, celebrates bespoke tailoring with the project Tailor's Tips, a series of 12 videos in which the master tailor Giovanni Barberis Organista, directed by Gianluca Migliarotti, tells what happens behind the scenes when a hand-stitched suit is created.

Tailor's tips by Vitale Barberis Canonico: Sleeves
ABC of the men's suit

Tailor's tips by Vitale Barberis Canonico: Sleeves

Vitale Barberis Canonico, one of the oldest woollen mills of the world, celebrates bespoke tailoring with the project Tailor's Tips, a series of 12 videos in which the master tailor Giovanni Barberis Organista, directed by Gianluca Migliarotti, tells what happens behind the scenes when a hand-stitched suit is created.

Tailor's tips by Vitale Barberis Canonico: Lapels
ABC of the men's suit

Tailor's tips by Vitale Barberis Canonico: Lapels

Vitale Barberis Canonico, one of the oldest woollen mills of the world, celebrates bespoke tailoring with the project Tailor’s Tips, a series of 12 videos in which the master tailor Giovanni Barberis Organista, directed by Gianluca Migliarotti, tells what happens behind the scenes when a hand-stitched suit is created.

Haberdasher - a trusted partner of the well-dressed men
Bespoke Men's Suits

Haberdasher - a trusted partner of the well-dressed men

Service is Haberdasher's hallmark and will not compromise nor outsource to save time. Their member clients appreciate the service, quality and convenience they provide. Because they are a personal boutique operation focused on high-end clientele the company limits the number of clients they serve to ensure the clients receive the best, most responsive service possible. Because they are a relationship-based company they do not do business on a transactional basis. They become a trusted partner in making sure you are well-dressed and taken care of for the long term. You will never be "passed off" to the next sales rep.

Tailor's tips by Vitale Barberis Canonico: Collars and Undercollars
ABC of the men's suit

Tailor's tips by Vitale Barberis Canonico: Collars and Undercollars

Vitale Barberis Canonico, one of the oldest woollen mills of the world, celebrates bespoke tailoring with the project Tailor’s Tips, a series of 12 videos in which the master tailor Giovanni Barberis Organista, directed by Gianluca Migliarotti, tells what happens behind the scenes when a hand-stitched suit is created.

Tailor's tips by Vitale Barberis Canonico: Jackets
ABC of the men's suit

Tailor's tips by Vitale Barberis Canonico: Jackets

Vitale Barberis Canonico, one of the oldest woollen mills of the world, celebrates bespoke tailoring with the project Tailor’s Tips, a series of 12 videos in which the master tailor Giovanni Barberis Organista, directed by Gianluca Migliarotti, tells what happens behind the scenes when a hand-stitched suit is created.

Tailor's tips by Vitale Barberis Canonico: Linings
ABC of the men's suit

Tailor's tips by Vitale Barberis Canonico: Linings

Vitale Barberis Canonico, one of the oldest woollen mills of the world, celebrates bespoke tailoring with the project Tailor’s Tips, a series of 12 videos in which the master tailor Giovanni Barberis Organista, directed by Gianluca Migliarotti, tells what happens behind the scenes when a hand-stitched suit is created.

Tailor's tips by Vitale Barberis Canonico: Cutting
ABC of the men's suit

Tailor's tips by Vitale Barberis Canonico: Cutting

Vitale Barberis Canonico, one of the oldest woollen mills of the world, celebrates bespoke tailoring with the project Tailor’s Tips, a series of 12 videos in which the master tailor Giovanni Barberis Organista, directed by Gianluca Migliarotti, tells what happens behind the scenes when a hand-stitched suit is created.

Tailor's tips by Vitale Barberis Canonico: Preparation for cutting
ABC of the men's suit

Tailor's tips by Vitale Barberis Canonico: Preparation for cutting

Vitale Barberis Canonico, one of the oldest woollen mills of the world, celebrates bespoke tailoring with the project Tailor's Tips, a series of 12 videos in which the master tailor Giovanni Barberis Organista, directed by Gianluca Migliarotti, tells what happens behind the scenes when a hand-stitched suit is created.

Tailor's tips by Vitale Barberis Canonico: How to make a pattern
ABC of the men's suit

Tailor's tips by Vitale Barberis Canonico: How to make a pattern

Vitale Barberis Canonico, one of the oldest woollen mills of the world, celebrates bespoke tailoring with the project Tailor’s Tips, a series of 12 videos in which the master tailor Giovanni Barberis Organista, directed by Gianluca Migliarotti, tells what happens behind the scenes when a hand-stitched suit is created.

Joseph H. Clissold - a company with traditions
Menswear fabrics

Joseph H. Clissold - a company with traditions

Worsted cloth has been manufactured in and around the valleys of Bradford and Huddersfield, Yorkshire for hundreds of years. Weavers and finishers were attracted to the area by the abundant supply of soft water from the Pennine hills for power and to use as part of the finishing process of cloth.

Rampley & Co pocket squares
Menswear accessories

Rampley & Co pocket squares

The pocket square is an accessory that is steeped in history, and they pride themselves in keeping its traditional elements alive in the company today. They place a lot of emphasis on unique designs and quality craftsmanship when creating a Rampley & Co pocket square.

Men's scarves by Burberry
Menswear accessories

Men's scarves by Burberry

Men's scarves in a selection of colours, checks and prints, in two weights. The iconic cashmere designs are made in Scotland and can be monogrammed.

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.

Forbes: Top 10 highest paid actors of the year
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Forbes: Top 10 highest paid actors of the year

Hollywood star Robert Downey Jr. is the best paid actor in the world for the third time in Forbes' Highest Paid Actors List. From June 2014 until now he earned about $80 Million, mostly of the super successful movie 'The Avengers: Age of Ultron'.

Fashion trends 2015: Eastern Folklore inspiration conquers Hollywood
Fashion trends

Fashion trends 2015: Eastern Folklore inspiration conquers Hollywood

Among the most popular ladies from the world of show business, who like and wear clothes with Eastern folklore embroideries are: Super model Kate Moss, actresses Anne Hathaway, Halle Berry, Camilla Belle, Sandra Bullock, Nicole Kidman and singer Adele. And among gentlemen - movie legend Jackie Chan.

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.

Robert Nobles men's fabrics - designed and woven in Scotland
Menswear fabrics

Robert Nobles men's fabrics - designed and woven in Scotland

Robert Noble was originally established in Galashiels, Scotland under the name of David Ballantyne in 1666 and today - almost 350 years later - it combines centuries-old techniques with modern technology to serve some of the most famous fashion houses in the world.

Where to buy men's suits: Suitsupply
Made-to-measure Men's Suits

Where to buy men's suits: Suitsupply

Suitsupply is one of the New York's best suit stops, offering something for every man - both ready-to-wear and made-to-measure garments.

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.

Earth, Wind & Fire: the new technical fabrics collection of Vitale Barberis Canonico
Menswear Trends

Earth, Wind & Fire: the new technical fabrics collection of Vitale Barberis Canonico

Earth, Wind & Fire is the new line of technical fabrics presented exclusively by Vitale Barberis Canonico, one of the oldest woollen mills in the world, at the 19th MILANO UNICA (9-10-11 September 2014).

Lady Gaga becomes hat designer
Lifestyle chronics

Lady Gaga becomes hat designer

Apparently the hats Lady Gaga has been wearing lately haven’t been strange enough for her, so she’s decided she wants to start designing her own hats. How to start doing that? By learning to create her headwear under milliner Philip Treacy.

The singer has applied for an internship with Treacy after the two worked together on several headpieces. He designed Lady Gaga’s lobster hat, as well as her famous telephone-shaped hat.

Ivanka Trump has become a married woman
Lifestyle chronics

Ivanka Trump has become a married woman

The daughter of the American multi-millionaire Donald Trump got marred with her friend Jared Kushner on Sunday afternoon, October 25.

Jared works as the publisher of the New York Observer, since 2007.

The ceremony took place on the grounds of the Trump National Golf Club in Bedminster, New Jersey in front of 500 family and friends. Ivanka worn a Vera Wang dress, inspired by Grace Kelly.

Among the VIP guests were Regis Philbin, Russell Crowe, Natalie Portman, Rudy Giuliani, Barbara Walters.

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