Men's suits magazine
Dandies through the centuries: Michael Fish
Michael Fish is the absolute dandy of the 60s, who returned the baroque brocade liveries, shirts with plastron, quillings, frill and the whole excessiveness of Macaronism.
Dandies through the centuries: Cecil Beaton
Sir Cecil Walter Hardy Beaton CBE (1904-1980) was an English fashion, portrait and war photographer. He often photographed the Royal Family for official publication and was considered the most elegant man in England during the 30s and 40s.
Eddie Redmayne chose not to wear black
In 2015, Eddie was named number one in GQ's 50 best dressed British men. Well, he is definitely a fan of the Black tie dress code, but...
Office style: The checked suit jacket
Checks are considered to be less formal than solids or stripes and they are ideal if you want to have a more relaxed office style. Checks come in a number of different styles and they are very fashionable nowadays.
The suit details: Working cuffs and kissing buttons
A well-made suit can be distinguished by the details. One of the features of a high quality custom suit are the 'Working cuffs' - the suit sleeve buttons that are functional and work.
How to wear shirt and tie by Luciano Barbera
The famous tailor Luciano Barbera gives advises and tips how to wear a shirt and a tie. "It is not enough to have beautiful clothes. Lots of people have beautiful clothes. In fact some people have too many. What is important is what you do with them." - said Barbera.
Luxury hand-made menswear by Stefano Ricci
Stefano Ricci is an Italian menswear designer with more than 30 years of experience. His eponymous brand (which is one of the Top 20 European made-to-measure men's suit brands) was created with the idea of offering 'the highest standards of the hand-made tradition'.
Celebrities' style: Star Trek's Zachary Quinto
In addition to his acting skills, Zachary looks pretty good in a well-fitting men's suit. For his Red carpet appearances he usually chooses classic two or three-piece suits, combined with a tie/bowtie. He has been on the cover's of August Man, Manhattan and other men's magazines.
Technicolour Tailoring by Dolce and Gabbana
For the fashion forward gentleman’s formal occasions, luxurious jewel hued mikado and shantung are fashioned into razor sharp tuxedos.
A Free Illustration Workshop with Daniele Davitti at Whitehouse Institute of Design Australia
Italian artist Daniele Davitti has just joined the Whitehouse Institute of Design's team and he's going to be a host of a FREE illustration workshop held at the Institute's Sydney and Melbourne Campuses.
Academy of Country Music Awards Gala - Black is not in fashion
The last edition of the Awards was held last night (April 3, 2016) at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada, USA. And we couldn't miss the trend - black is out, colors are in!
Dandies through the centuries: Charles Baudelaire
Charles Pierre Baudelaire was a French poet, essayist, art critic, and pioneering translator of Edgar Allan Poe, born in Paris, France, in 1821. His most famous work Les Fleurs du mal expresses the changing nature of beauty in modern, industrializing Paris during the 19th century.
Henry Herbert Tailors change the way bespoke tailoring is delivered
Interview with Charlie Baker-Collingwood, the creator of Henry Herbert Tailors.
AMF Stitching on men's suits
AMF Stitching, which is also known as Pick Stitching, is a small stitch around the edges of the jacket, the lapel and the pockets. The Acronym AMF refers to the machine that creates the stitch, manufactured by the company American Machine and Foundry.
Dandies through the centuries: Beau Brummell
Beau Brummell is credited with introducing and establishing the perfectly fitted and tailored bespoke garments as a trend in menswear. He is the 'father' of dandyism.
DECO 2000 - an electronically controlled decorative hand stitching machine
Deco 2000 duplicates the needlework of a skilled hand sewer by sewing true pick stitch, saddle stitch and long/short variations. Customized decorative stitching is easily programmable from the touch screen including the backtacking and condensed stitching at the beginning and end of the sewing cycle.
Top 20 European made-to-measure men's suit brands
Having in mind the rising importance of customization for the men's suit market, we've made for you a selection of Top 20 made-to-measure men's suit brands in Europe...
Lanieri for Spring-Summer 2016 - Leisure Gasolina and Primavera Tourist
Lanieri is the first custom made-to-measure menswear Made in Italy. The company is among the Top 20 European made-to-measure men's suit brands. To help customers find inspiration for their own garments, Lanieri launches seasonal ranges of tailored suits, ready for customization.
Spring is here with Richmart Junior children's jackets
Richmart Junior showed their Spring designs of kids' jackets. We really love their designs with original embroideries and attractive linings, made of 100% viscose.
Swedish made-to-measure suits by Cavaliere
The MTM service provides the costumers with an experience in fine craftsmanship which results in a superior quality garment. Each garment is individually fitted by the retailers well educated staff, to match your specific needs and measurements. Then you have the opportunity to choose from hundreds of selected fabrics, what all comes from the finest fabric producers in Europe like Loro Piana, Dormeuil, Vitale Barberis and Cerutti etc.
Folknetika - the new team building for improving company results
FOLKNETIKA is a 10-minute everyday team building - aerobics at the work place - a dance, based on the asymmetric meters of Bulgarian horo (traditional folklore dance) - without choreography or stage attire, without learning complicated steps from the authentic dances - just pure joy of dancing.
Tom Ford Spring/Summer 2016 - a strong lineup of trim, tailored suiting
American designer Tom Ford continues to blend his new penchant for casual and formal styles. The spring-summer 2016 menswear collection delivers a strong lineup of trim, tailored suiting.
English modern tailored garments by Crane Brothers
Crane Brothers' goal is to create beautiful modern tailored garments with a permanence and style that will not date. They strive to achieve this by staying true to the founding principles of men’s tailoring whilst adopting our own contemporary approach.
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.
The sewing machines of the future
The development of the design (in all fields) during the centuries is an interesting process. The concept for the look of the sewing machine has also changed during that time and now we'll take a look at our top 5 favorite innovative designs, presented during the last years, because they determine the future trends in sewing machines' design...
Balmain Homme Fall-Winter 2016/2017 collection
'This collection, combining traditional French, foreign, aristocratic and military influences into a new, modern urban style, celebrates that inspiring tradition of openness and adaptation. Scottish tartans, French Jacquards and Japanese wools are used for a variety of riffs on classic fraks, relaxed streetwear and cuirassier uniforms.'
Corporate wear by Signature Clothing
After a long career in corporate management the Signature Clothing understand intimately your issues, frustrations and pain points trying to find a uniform.
How to wear a suit - The Luciano Barbera's story for the suit
You do not need Luciano Barbera to tell you that the suit is the key element in any gentleman’s wardrobe. So, he will tell you a story instead.
How to choose the perfect tuxedo - tips by Oliver & Rowan Bespoke
You’re attending a wedding, and you have already made the decision to go with a tuxedo over a suit. That’s a step in the right direction, but unfortunately the process isn’t done just yet.
DAKS Fall/Winter 2016 - the elegant sentiment of English eveningwear
DAKS menswear collection took Milan Fashion Week once again as its main stage, for the Fall Winter 2016 season Creative Director Filippo Scuffi honored the label’s London heritage.
David Needleman: "Just being alive tends to inspire"
David Needleman is a US photographer, born and raced in New York City. Over the last 5 years, David has been a regular contributor of celebrity portraiture to L'Uomo Vogue. In addition, David has also photographed for Vanity Fair, The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, The Hollywood Reporter, Out and more.
J. Toor - a luxury bespoke experience
The atelier's detailed measuring process takes nearly 40 points of measurements. Each J. Tooe garment is cut from luxury European fabrics, fully canvassed with horsehair and crafted to customer's exact fit. All garments are made in the UK for 6-8 weeks.
How to make a Breakthrough in Fashion
Have a long term marketing strategy that needs to communicate a message to the clients. You have to answer the questions:
*What can I do to help the society?
* Who is the customer and what do they expect?
* What the customer wants?
* Where can I engage with the customer?
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.
Adrian Jules - Hand Crafted Custom Clothing
Adrian Jules Ltd was founded in 1964 in Rochester, New York, by Italian master tailor and designer Adriano Roberti. Nowadays brothers Arnie and Peter Roberti managed to turn it into the 'leading American Bespoke custom clothing manufacturer', combining the traditional Italian-American handwork and modern taste.
Brioni - the story of success
Brioni is the name of an island in the Adriatic Sea, close to the coast of former Yugoslavia. Before World War II it was a favorite getaway for the rich Europeans, and later - a favorite vacation spot for Yugoslav leader, Marshal Tito. Nazareno Fonticoli and Gaetano Savini chose the name of the island for their brand for two reasons...
How to take the measurements for boys' made-to-measure suit by Black and Bianco
You only need a few things to get started. A boy (son or grandson), if he's not available you can always substitute with the same size of clothing he currently wears. The second thing you need which is very important is a measurement tape.
Ermenegildo Zegna Couture Spring/Summer 2016 - tailoring is an important category
The ultimate proposal in fashionforward luxury menswear, the new Couture collection emits sartorial finesse and a sense of nonchalant elegance epitomized by Stefano Pilati, Ermenegildo Zegna Couture Head of Design, with his trademark styling details and pioneering aesthetic codes.
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.
Lord of the Dance - the suit is on stage
'We did 35 taps in one second. Nothing is impossible. A lot of things sound impossible. It sounds impossible that an Irish dancer could be selling out all these shows all over the world, but we are doing it. Nothing is impossible', dancer Michael Flatley said.
Alexander McQueen - the bad kid of British fashion
The movie about Alexander McQueen, presented during the Sofia Film Fest, is a perfidiously satisfying direction of Andrew Haigh, who is pretty famous for his odious movies about male prostitution in London and for the pious unpleasant sides of homoerotic love and perversion.
Ashley Weston presents: the Grey Notch Lapel Suit as an essential for the men's wardrobe
Ashley Weston is a top Celebrity Menswear Stylist and Men’s Style Expert as well as a Contributing Fashion Editor for GQ International. Her work can be seen on the red carpets of film and television premieres, the covers and pages of GQ, Esquire, Vanity Fair, Men’s Health, Men’s Journal, Nylon, Wired, InStyle, Interview, and the advertising campaigns of Google, Youtube, Diesel, Reebok, Brooks Brothers, IFC and many others. Her clients regularly top GQ & Esquire‘s “Best-Dressed” lists, making her one of the most sought-after menswear stylists in the industry.
Dolce&Gabbana's 'Birds of Paradise' Spring/Summer 2016 collection
Colourful birds and delicate vegetation create unique patterns on formalwear and casual looks for the eccentric gentleman.
Leon Tailoring - well-fitted garments from Indianapolis
Leon Tailoring Company, Inc., was founded by Leo (Leon) and Sadie Ettinger in 1905. They emigrated from Europe to the United States, settling in Indianapolis, Indiana. Leo was a tailor, and Sadie was a dressmaker. Together, they started the business as a small tailoring operation on Indiana Avenue, where they lived upstairs above the store and made the clothes downstairs. Their hours of operation were 7 a.m. until midnight to ensure they accommodated the working customers of their day.
Men's Style Tips: Blazer vs. Sport Coat vs. Suit Jacket
Instead of spending hours pondering the differences between blazers, sport coats and suits, the fearless leader, Melissa Austria (long a fan of the dapper jacket) explain the how, what and where of the must-have pieces.
Jeanne Yang - 2016 Men's Stylist of the Year
'Luxury lifestyle consultant and Celebrity Stylist to 4 Supermen, 2 Spidermen, Ironman, Neo, other Super people and a mom to twins' - this is how celebrities' stylist Jeanne Yang describes herself.
Most Stylish Men 2016 nominees: Audi CEO Rupert Stadler
Rupert Stadler is currently the chairman of the board, CEO and CFO of Audi AG, the chairman of Automobili Lamborghini Holding SpA and Volkswagen Group Italia SpA, a vice-chairman and member of the supervisory board at German football club FC Bayern AG.
Zach Miko - the first 'Brawny' male model
IMG Models is one of the largest modeling agencies in the world and aiming to help society to 'celebrate all body types', it has just launched a plus-sized division for male models. It is called 'Brawn' and 1.98 m 125 kg Zach Miko is its first representative.
Casely-Hayford Fall/Winter 2016-2017 - blend of exquisitely tailored garments mixed with streetwear
ShoShown at London Collections: Men, the Casely-Hayford's lineup takes heavy cues from military uniforms.wn at London Collections: Men, the lineup takes heavy cues from military uniforms
Style Guide To A Men's Custom Suit
Take your style to the next level with John Callahan from Freemans Sporting Club in New York City. Receive the best tips from buttons to lapels, to fit to fabric, and learn everything you need to know about buying a custom suit. Casual or business - Get ready to look sharp and fitted with this men's fashion guide.