Combining colours and patterns: How to dress like...

March 26th 2018

  This is the latest in my somewhat infrequent series on the style of my favourite people in the menswear industry. For those that want to catch up, the previous instalments have been: Personal style: How to dress like Bruce Boyer (and part ...

Combining colours and patterns: How to dress like...

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Yes, texture is certainly important, but pattern where you can will make the biggest difference to avoiding that look - in jackets but also in shirts. Try a bolder patterned striped shirt like an awning stripe for exampl...

StyleMarch 26th 2018

Exquisite Trimmings and Monsieur Fox trunk show

September 3rd 2015

There’s an interesting trunk show next week in London. Online stores Exquisite Trimmings and Monsieur Fox are combining to organise a show that will feature several of the brands they sell, plus some artisans. The show takes place from S...

Exquisite Trimmings and Monsieur Fox trunk show

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Simon I know this is old thread but I wondered about the company Exquisite Trimmings. I tried to buy on their site and no luck. Their phones don’t pick up. Is this in you knowledge a going concern? They seem to be abov...

September 3rd 2015

Warsaw tailors: Zaremba, Kierepka and Gest Moda

September 21st 2012

I was in Warsaw for a couple of days last week, a city with a strong shoemaking tradition, a smaller group of tailors and a couple of great glovemakers. It was particularly interesting to learn about how tailoring fared in this area under Communist r...

Warsaw tailors: Zaremba, Kierepka and Gest Moda

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For tailoring, yes. But this was a field jacket - like an M65. The point of the service there was they could make one to measure and then give it a garment-washed look...

September 21st 2012