Dunhill Tailors: The brothers that dressed the pa...

May 15th 2023

*This article is part of a series that looks at the history of New York’s bespoke tailoring. You can see the first, introductory article here and a subsequent piece on Bill Fioravanti here* By Manish Puri It’s 1966 and you’re Truma...

Dunhill Tailors: The brothers that dressed the pa...

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I remember reading biographies of the 1950s Dominican playboy, Porfirio Rubirosa, and learning that he had his suits cut by Dunhill in New York. I had originally thought it odd that Alfred Dunhill were offering a bespoke...

SuitsMay 15th 2023

The history of New York bespoke tailoring: An int...

April 19th 2023

* This article is the first in a series that will look at New York bespoke over the years* By Manish Puri. In the 1956 version of the song New York’s My Home, Sammy Davis Jr. is eager to address the crazy rumour that some foolhardy New Yorkers...

The history of New York bespoke tailoring: An int...

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The best tailor I am sorry to say was a man known in the industry of fashion by one name. He was the chief executive tailor in charge of alterations at Barneys New York. He was known to all as Sonny. He made Barneys. Wit...

SuitsApril 19th 2023