Men's suits magazine
The made-to-measure suit can be completely customized
If you are not fully acquainted what a made-to-measure men's suit is, this article will give you a better idea why you need a made-to-measure suit. Apart from the fact that a made-to-measure suit will fit you perfectly, you should know that you can have a completely unique suit made completely by your request and not available in any store around the world. Here is a list of things you can change in a made-to-measure suit...
A Suit Jacket With Jeans - Why Not ? See Harrison Ford style
If you want to look stylish but at the same time be comfortable and keep the casual feeling, you can wear a suit jacket with jeans. A good example is Harrison Ford, who appeared on the red carpet dressed in this way attending the Star Wars: The Force Awakens fan event at Sydney Opera House on December 10, 2015 in Sydney, Australia.
William Halsted - a part of the largest speciality fibre manufacturers and merchants in the world
The company was founded in 1875 in Bradford by William Halstead (1815-1924). Late in 1889 with the business expanding rapidly, William built Stanley Mills to which the company transferred in 1890 and still operates from today. The business has been run by a further five members of the family until in 2006 the company was acquired by SIL Holdings Ltd, another Bradford based family textile business. SIL are one of the largest speciality fibre manufacturers and merchants in the world.
Panorama Berlin Fall/Winter 2016/2017 - The European Marketplace for leading fashion brands
From 19 to 21 January 2016 Panorama Berlin will present a contemporary and relevant selection of women's and men's collections, shoes, accessories and lifestyle articles by market leading brands. Panorama Berlin is the biggest fair in Europe with over 650 exhibitors.
English Fashion: Oliver Spencer
Showing two collections a year at London Collections: Men, Oliver Spencer has built an international reputation for what GQ calls a 'uniquely British take on relaxed style'
Neulana Elite - an innovative new fabric made from 100 per cent Merino wool
The new range, known as Neulana, comprises four different fabrics designed for producing a wide range of apparel and accessories. These include NEULANA Elite for elegant and luxury suits, NEULANA Protect for machine washable and weather resistant coats and jackets, NEULANA Air for upper or smart casual wear and NEULANA Accessori for the ultimate in accessories including scarves and shawls.
Holland & Sherry produce the finest cloth
From its conception, over 170 years ago, Holland & Sherry has continued to supply prestigious tailors and luxury brands with the finest cloth. In 1836 Stephen George Holland & Frederick Sherry began the business as woollen merchants at 10 Old Bond Street, London, specialising in both woollen and silk cloths.
Cem Mustafa Abaci: The jacket will continue to be the heart of the men's wardrobe and made-to-measure is increasingly becoming the standard
Today I am going to present you Mr. Cem Mustafa Abaci - the founder and creative director of ABACI fashion brand, located in Frankfurt am Main, Germany.
Japan Fashion: MIHARAYASUHIRO
MIHARAYASUHIRO started as a shoe brand in 1997. Mihara’s design extracting everyone’s focus by his unique and surprising ideas. He always thinks out of box to bring people enjoy the playful theme of each garments in every collection.
UK Premiere of 'Daddy's Home' in London
In search of the best dressed men we looked at the red carpet again. On 9th December 2015 was the UK Premiere of the movie 'Daddy's Home' in London.
M.J. Bale latest collection shows the versatility of Merino wool
Teaming up with The Woolmark Company for the third year in a row, the Australian-owned menswear brand and tailor M.J. Bale has launched a large selection of lightweight suits and tuxedos woven with lightweight Cool Wool fabrics.
Hield Brothers - a manufacturer of the finest quality English cloth
Hield Brothers was established in 1922 during the reign of His Majesty King George V of the United Kingdom, a year which saw the British Empire at its largest ever, covering one-quarter of the world's population. The company was founded by entrepreneurs David and Hugh Hield under the name Hield Brothers in West Yorkshire as a manufacturer of the finest quality English cloth.
English fashion: Hardy Amies
Having written a regular column for Esquire on men's fashion, in 1964, Amies published the book ABC of Men's Fashion. Amies's strict male dress code included commandments on everything from socks to the summer wardrobe. When, in July 2009, the Hardy Amies Designer Archive was opened on Savile Row, the Victoria & Albert Museum reissued the book. He stated, "A man should look as if he has bought his clothes with intelligence, put them on with care and then forgotten all about them." In 1974, Amies was entered into the Vanity Fair International Best Dressed List Hall of Fame.
Leonardo DiCaprio: An example for excellent taste and presence on the Red carpet
Leonardo DiCaprio is one of the celebrities with best taste and style. While most of the Hollywood actors wear only black suits on the Red carpet - which even don't fit them well - Leonardo is often noticed to wear high quality wool suits made to measure.
How to become a fashion consultant without any designer skills
You can earn an additional income up to 120 000 euro per year without any investment. Richmart offers this great opportunity and an additional business for more than 1000 people working and studying in Western Europe, USA and Russia.
2015 MOËT British Independent Film Awards Winners
On the 6th of December were announced the winners of 2015 MOËT British Independent Film Awards winners. Let us see how the winners and the other visitors of the event dressed.
70's-leaning feel good anthem 'Uptown Funk!' and the key to its success
Please, watch the video once again. What did you notice? It made you feel better, it made you dance, it made you smile? Most probably. But I guess that you also noticed the clothing. These colorful suits and the whole eye-catching retro styling and atmosphere are definitely a key factor for the video's huge success - over 1.2 billion views, $100 000 earnings per week and the Brit Award for British Single of the Year for 2015.
Celebrities' style: Jeremy Renner
Jeremy Lee Renner is an American actor and producer. He is also a singer-songwriter, guitarist, keyboardist and drummer and according to us - a pretty stylish gentleman. He always looks great on the Red carpet - elegant, classy but by no means boring.
Celebrities' Style: Nick Jonas
If you like Nick's style you can support him in BGFN readers' voting for the Most Stylish Man 2015. If he is your favorite share his page NICK JONAS with your friends and followers.
From Sheep to Suit - the process of manufacturing cloth by Taylor and Lodge
Taylor & Lodge uses only the finest wool from around the world and works exclusively with some of these Merino sheep farms.
British model Oliver Cheshire among the nominees for the Most Stylish Man 2015 prize
Fashion experts define Oliver as one of the most stylish man in Britain and if you think that he deserves this prize support him for the BGFN readers' voting for Most Stylish Men 2015. Share his page OLIVER CHESHIRE with your friends and each of you will have the chance to win a made-to-measure men's suit jacket.
Mark Vanderloo in Ettore Bugatti campaign
As you know, Mark Vanderloo is one of the most famous male models in the world. He was born in Waddinxveen, the Netherlands, in 1968 and has been the primary model for Hugo Boss black-and-white print ads and billboards since 2005. One of Mark's most recent works is for the Ettore Bugatti Fall-Winter 2015/2016 advertising campaign and lookbook.
David Gandy covers Esquire Mexico
eading model David Gandy expands his strong portfolio with two new covers, shot by photographer John Russo, for the November edition of Esquire Mexico.
Sean O'Pry alongside Katy Perry in H&M's 2015 Christmas campaign
After Sean O'Py appeared in Madonna's music video 'Girl Gone Wild' and in Taylor Swift's 'Blank Space', now his next part is in H&M's Christmas campaign for 2015 in which Katy Perry is in the leading role of a Christmas fairy.
Noah Mills for David Yurman Fall Winter 2015 campaign
The male top model Noah Mills is the star in the David Yurman Fall Winter 2015 campaign.
How to start promoting your fashion site online
People search for information online every day. All of us do it. Most managers that work in a business different than IT rarely know how to make the right visitors (their future customers) come to their web sites. This article is the first of a series of articles to explain in an easy to understand manner the most important things you should do to advertise effectively online, to make your company site more popular in the search engines and attract new visitors.
Celebrities' style: Pitbull
Armando Christian Pérez, professionally known as Pitbull, is an American rapper, born in 1981 in Miami, Florida. Pitbull is definitely one of the most slylish rappers. He usually wears a well-fitting suit, often combined with a matching tie/bow-tie.
Isn't it about time to change the black tie dress code?
Most of the gentlemen - no matter if they are actors, producers, screenwriters, CEOs, etc. and the country they origin from - are dressed almost the same - black suits, white shirts, black bow-ties/ties. We know that this is the traditional set for the Black tie dress code, but...
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.
Italian Fashion - Corneliani
Corneliani is an Italian menswear manufacturer best known for its suits and sportcoats. The company distributes its products in over 70 countries worldwide through multi-brand stores and around 90 single-brand boutiques; Corneliani also manufactures and delivers made-to-measure suits worldwide.
Top 10 Menswear trends for Fall-Winter 2015/2016
Cold season is already here and it's time to take a look at the top trends, which will be leading in the men's wardrobe this Winter...
London College of Fashion with new exhibition: Mad About The Boy
VENUE: Fashion Space Gallery
ADDRESS: London College of Fashion
20 John Prince's Street, London, W1G 0BJ
DATES: Friday 8 January - Saturday 2 April 2016
NHK - French elegant men's suits made-to-measure
NHK is an atelier in Paris, which offers made-to-measure suits using a wide range of fabrics from the finest wools, cashmeres, linens, cottons and silks. The fabrics come from Italian and English mills - Dormeuil, Holland & Sherry, Vitale Barberis Canonico, Tallia di Delfino and many others.
American Fashion: Thom Browne
Thom Browne is an American fashion designer. He is the founder and head of design for Thom Browne, a New York City-based menswear and womenswear brand.
The elements of the Black tie dress code
Black tie is a men's and women's dress code for evening events (after 6 p.m.) dating back from the 19th century. It is semi-formal - in the middle between white tie (the most formal) and business dress (less formal). For this reason, the black-tie ensembles can display more variation in comparison to White tie.
Alfred Brown weaving worsted fabrics from merino wool
Alfred Brown specializes in weaving worsted fabrics from merino wool, the properties of which are good drape, soft texture, strength and versatility. Their fabrics are mainly used for men’s suits and jackets.
Canadian Fashion: Moores
Moores Clothing for Men has grown to become Canada’s leading national retailer of men’s business attire. Moores launched in 1980 as a single, family-owned store in Mississauga, Ontario, with 12 employees. Today Moores employs more than 1200 people in over 100 stores across Canada, including in virtually every major city.
Get one step closer to the perfect suit with your Personal stylist
You know for sure that the men's suit is the best choice (especially made of wool) only if it fits perfectly. So, how can you achieve it? One of the options is to use the services of a Personal stylist.
Men's Fashion Cluster
The Men's Fashion Cluster (MFC) is a union of fashion designers and fashion business professionals from more than 50 countries (mainly from Europe and the USA). It completes projects in the field of men's fashion, supports the fashion designers and the fashion industry.
John Foster weaving quality fabrics
John Foster is, historically and culturally, much more significant than just being the story of a company renowned for weaving quality worsted and worsted/mohair fabrics for almost 200 years. It is the story of a textile entrepreneur and his family business that built an entire community around its famous Black Dyke Mills in Queensbury, near Bradford. The company built houses, the village hall and leisure facilities to ensure the well-being of its highly skilled workforce. Always an innovator, John Foster took first prize for alpaca and mohair fabrics and the gold medal for yarns at the Great Exhibition in 1851.
Bower Roebuck - a skill, a craft, an art
The world’s leading designers, garment makers, merchants and tailors turn to Bower Roebuck to produce elaborate and adventurous fabrics that enhance their latest collections. More importantly, they also rely upon us to create the subtle cloths that satisfy the classic tastes of connoisseurs. Enlightened individuals understand that exquisite cloth is more than just an adornment. A perfectly tailored garment in our fabric is a very personal experience which enhances the senses and calms the spirit.
Italian fashion: Christian Pellizzari
Christian Pellizzari was born in Treviso near Venice, Italy, in 1981. Christian Pellizzari began to design and sew clothes at a very young age and has dedicated his life to making his dream of being a fashion designer a reality.
Dutch fashion: Viktor & Rolf
Viktor & Rolf is an Amsterdam-based fashion house founded in 1993 by Viktor Horsting and Rolf Snoeren. In 2008 Italian clothingmagnate Renzo Rosso (President of OTB Group, the holding group of Maison Martin Margiela, Marni and Diesel) bought a controlling interest in the company.
Dutch men's suit designers
If you are currently in the Netherland and you are looking for a well-fitting men's suit for you or your spouse, we can help you with a list of some of the best Dutch brands, offering high quality menswear. According to us, these are...
The new fashion in corporate clothes
More and more companies pay attention to the way their employees dress at work. The new fashion in corporate apparel is to create a corporate dress code, which includes the company symbols, but at the same time the clothes are modern and made in such a way that they provide the individuals the chance to keep their personal style.
Children deserve to wear quality clothes
Children are growing and their clothes should be cheaper. This is a popular understanding of people and that's why there is not a good choice of quality clothes for children on the market. But thinking more in depth about that, you will see that there are only 6-8 sizes during the growing of the child and this is not such a hindrance for the parents to buy their children the clothes that will make them feel comfortable and stylish.
Italian fashion: Antonio Marras
Antonio Marras was born in Alghero, on Sardinia. The island has always deeply influenced his aesthetic.
Made-to-measure - the fastest growing segment of the men's fashion industry
Made-to-measure is already a necessity to every menswear brand as it provides a whole new experience to the men with style, giving them what they want. Most brands still offer made-to-measure at a higher price than ready-to-wear. However there is one European brand whose mission is to offer well-made suits at an affordable price...
The cufflinks - history and tips
Cufflinks are used to secure button shirt cuffs and may also be an item of jewellery for men. Cufflinks can be manufactured from a variety of different materials, such as glass, stone, leather, metal, precious metal or combinations of these. Securing of the cufflinks is usually achieved via toggles or reverses based on the design of the front section, which can be folded into position. In addition, there are also variants with chains or a rigid, bent rear section. The front sections of the cufflinks can be decorated with gemstones, inlays, inset material or enamel and designed in two or three-dimensional form.
Italian fashion: Brunello Cucinelli
Brunello Cucinelli is an Italian fashion designer and eponymous chief executive of his brand, Brunello Cucinelli. He donates up to 20% of his profits through the Brunello Cucinelli Foundation.