Following the post earlier in the week on my finished leather jacket from Gieves, here are a few of the construction and design details.
Photos: Khalil Musa
Thanks Will. To be honest, I do very little in that vein and so am not sure it's worth much coverage. I clean it with normal shampoo, I clip it myself but without much regularity, and use some beard moisturiser now and again. But I've…
The polo shirt under knitwearRead the comments
Thanks Tony. It's a good point, though personally I don't think the grosgrain is too heavy for my wool/mohair tux from Richard Anderson, which is fairly light.
The velvet jacket and modern evening wear, in CifonelliRead the comments
Thank you, very interesting. Purely playing devil's advocate here, I think it's also interesting how some people and cultures considering it 'honouring' the animal more to use every single part of it - meat, bones, hide etc. If these animal skins are just going to…
How cordovan is made, at Horween tannery, ChicagoRead the comments
Yes, exactly Dan. The matching doesn't matter that much (see post here) and a bright colour can be a decent partner to black. I don't think dark brown would be that bad, no.
Optimo bespoke felt hat: ReviewRead the comments