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Beige Habilleur Autumn Winter 2016

Beige Habilleur Autumn Winter 2016

“ BEIGE Habilleur ” is a multi-brand online store dedicated to a classic men’s wardrobe. It offers specialized and iconic products from various brands, while bringing together the know-how of the best craftsmen of France, Italy, United Kingdom, Japan and around the world. The unique BEIGE project was founded in October 2015 by two French...
French glove-maker Lavabre Cadet

French glove-maker Lavabre Cadet

Founded in Millau in 1946, the French glove-maker “Lavabre Cadet”, has been perpetuating a remarkable tradition of glove-making expertise since 70th years. The gloves of Lavabre Cadet were the favorites of the legendary designer, Yves Saint-Laurent. Nowadays, the French house “Lavabre Cadet” counts among its clients, Haute couture houses such as Hermès, Dior, Chanel, Rick...
Camoshita United Arrows Autumn Winter 2016

Camoshita United Arrows Autumn Winter 2016

Mr Yasuto Kamoshita, creative director of Japanese select shop “ United Arrows ” showcases his beautiful private label “Camoshita United Arrows” Fall Winter 2016 collection. Mr Kamoshita is one of the founders of Japanese select shop and brand, United Arrows. In 2007, after 20 years as menswear buyer, he decided to create his own menswear...
Edesim Selection Spring Summer 2016

Edesim Selection Spring Summer 2016

The story of Edesim begins in 1896, Vincenzo de Simone set up his atelier in small commune called San Felice a Cancello, located just few kilometers northeast of Naples, Italy. Later in 1954, his son Eduardo De Simone moved the small workshop in order to expand the business in Naples. Over the years, Edesim gradually...
Daniel Levy - Bespoke Shirts

Daniel Levy – Bespoke Shirts

Far from the madding crowd of the Champs Elysées, the swarming of the rue Faubourg St Honoré, but also near the very elegant and peaceful hotel La Reserve, the Rue du Cirque is in the heart of Paris, chic and discreet. At the very number 3 of the Rue du Cirque that Daniel Levy has...
Maison Barye Spring Summer 2016

Maison Barye Spring Summer 2016

The young Parisian house specializing in ties “ Maison Barye ” unveils its Spring Summer 2016 collection named “Planten un Blomen” (Plants and Flowers’ in Low Saxon dialect spoken mainly in Northern Germany). For this first collection, designers Sonia Caillou and Julien Lagarde offer a collection of high-quality neckties with a Spring floral inspiration. The French duo draw their...
High quality cobbler's workshop of Aubercy

High quality cobbler’s workshop of Aubercy

A few years ago, I bought Aubercy shoes dating from the 70s at a small flea market. Despite the shoe’s small wrinkles, I immediately fell in love with them. I got the impression that I had found an exceptional vintage pair that I absolutely had to have. Unfortunately, due to lack of time, these shoes have stayed...
Coherence Autumn Winter 2016

Coherence Autumn Winter 2016

Created by fashion designer Kentaro Nakagomi, the Japanese brand ‘Cohérence’ take inspiration from portraits of legendary artists such as Albert Camus, Antoine de Saint-Exupéry, Léonard Foujita, Sidney Bechet, Marcel Duchamp, Tristan Tzara, Le Corbusier or Jean Cocteau who transcended boundaries by their talent. Coherence beautiful coats are made with top-notch fabrics in Japan. Those garments...
Leather goods house Dajczman

Leather goods house Dajczman

Dajczman is high-quality leather goods brand using premium vegetable tanned leather and fine exotic skins handcrafted in France. Rock aficionado, Founder Régis Dajczman has managed to combine luxurious quality with ingenious design. All the designs of Dajczman are protected by patents worldwide. A hallmark of quality and consistency, the original creations of Dajczman are covered under...
Introduction to the young label Stòffa

Introduction to the young label Stòffa

Founded in 2014 by Agyesh Madan, the young and discreet label “ Stòffa ” unveils slowly and carefully created Italian-made accessories of high quality, with outstandingly beautiful design. Brand Stòffa offers rabbit or beaver felt rollable hat, printed pocket square made of wool or more luxurious woven pocket square in blend cashmere/silk, also knit tie...
Cesare Attolini Autumn Winter 2015

Cesare Attolini Autumn Winter 2015

Founded by Vincenzo Attolini in 1930, prestigious tailoring house from Naples, ‘Cesare Attolini’ unveils their Fall Winter 2015-16 collection photographed at Italian wine estate of Luce della Vite, located at on the outskirts of the wonderful Tuscan village of Montalcino and in the luxury hotel J.K Place of Firenze. Massimiliano and Giuseppe Attolini, the third generation of...
Crockett & Jones shoes for James Bond in 007 Spectre

Crockett & Jones shoes for James Bond in 007 Spectre

Founded in 1879 in Northampton, in the cradle of England’s most famous shoemaking town, Crockett & Jones collaborates on six different pairs of shoes for the most famous secret agent, James Bond in the movie ‘007 Spectre’ directed by Sam Mendes. The role of James Bond will be interpreted for the fourth time by British actor Daniel...
The House Tailor's Lab of Strasburgo

The House Tailor’s Lab of Strasburgo

In March 2015, The Japanese select shop Strasburgo opened on the third floor of his shop located in the chic neighbourhood of Aoyama, a lounge dedicated to tailoring, named the “House Tailor’s Lab“. In this “Laboratory of tailoring”, Strasburgo unveils a unique concept, an exciting offering of bespoke suits, trousers, and shirts on the same...
Parisian workshop of the house Moynat

Parisian workshop of the house Moynat

Since its rebirth in 2011, one of the oldest French trunkmakers, Moynat, has manufactured unique creations by the artistic director Ramesh Nair, and has seduced an appreciative clientele that values the discreet sophistication of an authentic and trusted name. Founded in 1849, the Parisian house Moynat has created trunks and leather travel goods in his...
Bespoke shoes of Aubercy

Bespoke shoes of Aubercy

Since last year, the prestigious house Aubercy offers bespoke service in the beautiful shop of the rue Vivienne, in the neighbourhood of the historical Paris stock exchange. Last week, I had the tremendous to talk with the young shoemaker Japanese Yasuhiro Shiota. In the workshop on the ground floor, he introduced me to some technical...
Tomorrowland Spring Summer 2016

Tomorrowland Spring Summer 2016

During Paris fashion week, Japanese concept store and fashion brand ‘ Tomorrowland ’ unveils their Spring Summer 2016 collection created by men’s fashion director Daisuke Nakajo in the city of light. Tomorrowland continues his brand development efforts in Europe and USA. Collections are now available outside of Japan, exclusively at the American department store Barneys New York,...
MP Massimo Piombo Fall Winter 2015

MP Massimo Piombo Fall Winter 2015

Last week, I discovered the MP Massimo Piombo Spring Summer 2016 at the trade show Pitti Uomo 88 in Florence. But it’s the MP Massimo Piombo fall winter collection 2015 created by the exceptional fabrics hunter, the Milanese designer Massimo Piombo that is still stuck in my memory. Elegant looks are skilfully styled by the...
Eduardo de Simone in Naples

Eduardo de Simone in Naples

Only a few weeks ago, I had the pleasure of discovering the beautiful city of Naples, Italy. Alive and vibrant, Naples is the city of the living god Diego ‘El Pibe de Oro’ Maradona, the dormant volcano Vesuvius and of course the incredible know-how of Neapolitan tailors. I was lucky enough to discovered one of...
Tomorrowland Spring Summer 2015

Tomorrowland Spring Summer 2015

After their beautiful autumn collection, Japanese retailer and fashion brand ‘Tomorrowland’ finally unveils their look book for Spring Summer 2015 collection. Japanese brand, Tomorrowland is now available outside of Japan, exclusively at the American department store Barneys New York, global online retail destination Mr Porter and British department store Selfridges. Please, check all the amazing...
Y & Sons in Tokyo

Y & Sons in Tokyo

Long-established kimono retailer « Kimono Yamato » will open in March 1st 2015 a very interesting and unique Kimono shop called “Y. & Sons” dedicated gentleman. Under the creative team formed by the artistic director Naomi Hirabayashi, buyer Tsuyoshi Nimura and interior designer Kazuya Sasaki, this project is reaching out to a new generation of gentleman. Y. &...
Tailored by Mr Smith & Mr Smith Autumn Winter 2015

Tailored by Mr Smith & Mr Smith Autumn Winter 2015

Last week, the British designer (and grand architect of the garment) Mr Vincent Smith unveiled his couture collection ‘Tailored by Mr Smith’ and it’s ready-to-wear line ‘Mr Smith’ for Autumn Winter 2015 at Pitti Uomo in Florence, Italy. ‘Tailored by Mr Smith’ is a couture collection for men entirely handmade in a discreet Atelier in Montmartre, Paris. In this collection,...
John Lobb Autumn Winter 2015

John Lobb Autumn Winter 2015

The John Lobb Autumn Winter 2015 collection created by new artistic director Paula Gerbase took place at the Old Sessions House last week in London. Paula Gerbase graduated from London’s Central Saint Martins. In 2005, she trained in tailoring at Hardy Amies, and then worked as the head designer of Kilgour on Savile Row. In 2010,...
Gaziano & Girling in London

Gaziano & Girling in London

Last week in parallel of the London fashion week, I had the pleasure of discovering the British shoemaker, Gaziano & Girling founded in 2006 by Tony Gaziano & Dean Girling. Located at 39 Savile Row, the new store of Gaziano & Girling offers a ready-to-wear line, made-to-order, “Deco line” and top-notch bespoke service. Store manager...