Vintage gold cuff

May 11th 2018

My view on jewellery has always been that it should be something special, certainly emotionally and probably financially too. Men wear so little of it, and it is such a statement to do so, that it should be precious. Not a cheap leather bracelet, in...

Vintage gold cuff

My view on jewellery has always been that it should be something special, certainly emotionally and probably financially too. Men wear so little of it, and it is such a statement to do so, that it should be precious. No...

AccessoriesMay 11th 2018

Bespoke brass jewellery: Diana Maynard

October 27th 2017

This probably won’t surprise readers, but when I started looking to buy a significant piece of jewellery last year, I wanted something personal, bespoke and handmade. I don't have anything particular against friendship bracelets; when I was a ...

Bespoke brass jewellery: Diana Maynard

This probably won’t surprise readers, but when I started looking to buy a significant piece of jewellery last year, I wanted something personal, bespoke and handmade. I don't have anything particular against friendshi...

AccessoriesOctober 27th 2017

The Permanent Style cufflinks

July 4th 2016

It's funny, the Friday Polos have been so popular over the past year that I get asked whether I've thought about doing other collaborations. In fact, of course, we have done ten collaborations over five years - everything from the now-widely-availa...

The Permanent Style cufflinks

It's funny, the Friday Polos have been so popular over the past year that I get asked whether I've thought about doing other collaborations.  In fact, of course, we have done ten collaborations over five years - ever...

AccessoriesJuly 4th 2016

Permanent Style collaborations

August 30th 2013

Someone pointed out recently that some Permanent Style collaborations – with La Portegna, for example, or Passaggio Cravatte – have ended without any news as to how they went or the product was received. Both of those sold out, and we s...

Permanent Style collaborations

Someone pointed out recently that some Permanent Style collaborations – with La Portegna, for example, or Passaggio Cravatte – have ended without any news as to how they went or the product was received.   Both of t...

August 30th 2013

Permanent Style cufflinks in gold

May 22nd 2013

Regular readers will be familiar with my Cufflink Project, which I launched last year with bespoke jeweller Diana Maynard. I was frustrated at the lack of good cufflinks on the market – those with the same decoration on both sides, an easy meth...

Permanent Style cufflinks in gold

Regular readers will be familiar with my Cufflink Project, which I launched last year with bespoke jeweller Diana Maynard. I was frustrated at the lack of good cufflinks on the market – those with the same decoration o...

AccessoriesMay 22nd 2013

Cufflink project update

June 20th 2011

Thank you to everyone who has shown their interest in my cufflink project, asking questions about the geometry, stones and functionality, and to the 26 people that have been so enthusiastic as to buy a pair (or pairs) for themselves. As mentioned pre...

Cufflink project update

Thank you to everyone who has shown their interest in my cufflink project, asking questions about the geometry, stones and functionality, and to the 26 people that have been so enthusiastic as to buy a pair (or pairs) fo...

AccessoriesJune 20th 2011

The cufflink project

March 9th 2011

About six months ago I started a project with bespoke jeweller Diana Maynard to design a suitable pair of cufflinks. (These can now be ordered through the Shop.) There are startlingly few cufflinks on the market that are both attractive and functio...

The cufflink project

  About six months ago I started a project with bespoke jeweller Diana Maynard to design a suitable pair of cufflinks. (These can now be ordered through the Shop.) There are startlingly few cufflinks on the market that ...

AccessoriesMarch 9th 2011