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Mr Porter x Kingsman Collection

Kingsman: The Secret Service was a film which surprised upon its release. For many, its firmly-tongue-in-cheek dialogue, outlandish stunts and final scene firmly hinting on a very specific aspect to sex was not was expected. Many wanted serious and moody however one aspect many agreed on was its superb costuming. So it is no surprise,… Read more »

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Adventures with Maison Labiche

Bank Holiday weekend is guaranteed to involve rain and a trip to the pub. However, in between trip to Bournemouth for a friends Birthday on Saturday and a lovely lunch at KILN, the small-plate Thai restaurent in London’s Soho (followed by a trip to the pub), I was captured wearing Maison Labiche‘s vibrant adventure sweater…. Read more »

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MATCHES FASHION X AMI EXCLUSIVE CAPSULE COLLECTION

AMI is a French brand that consistently hits the simple and effortless style aesthetic on the head, so it is no surprise that Matches Fashion has launched an online exclusive capsule collection with the Paris based label. This striking collection focusses on updating AMI classics such as the soft cotton trench coat, v-neck jumpers and the… Read more »

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Tried and Tested: Hermes’ Eu de Manderine Ambree

Now it may not be the most sophisticated fragranced shower gel available, however Hermes’ Eu de Manderine Ambree will always have a place in my bathroom. I first found it in their Florence store around 3 years ago whilst looking for a gel that didn’t make my skin dry out. After using it for the… Read more »

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Tried and Tested – Baxter of California

Sticking with the California theme today, I was very impressed by Baxter of California – a men’s grooming brand which was founded by Baxter Finley in 1965 after moving from New York City to Los Angeles and noticing the effect the heat and sun had on his skin. The line is based on an everyday… Read more »

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Mr Porter – Made in California

At the Mr Porter press day a fortnight ago, I saw a small selection of their new Made in California curated offering, a series of exclusive capsule collections inspired by the lifestyle and culture of California which launches today. This collection is a modern-day interpretation of surf, skate, street and casual wear, from a host of… Read more »

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The White T-Shirt – WON HUNDRED

The humble white t-shirt has become a wardrobe staple for men, worn with a pair of chinos or jeans on a weekend, under a suit to dress down the two-piece or with a pair of shorts on holiday. However this versatile and democratic piece of clothing began life as underwear worn by Navy men in… Read more »

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Mr Porter x Saturdays NYC

It is that time of the season again when brands, labels and their PR’s have their press day – a highlighted preview of the upcoming season in which press gain an insight and up-close look at their offerings. One highlight for me was that of Mr Porter, held in Soho last week. After seeing their very… Read more »

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Scotch x Tommi’s Burgers x Jameson Whiskey

If you go down to St. James tonight, you would be in for a big surprise! It was last week that I indeed did just that and discovered The Scotch, tucked away on Masons Yard, a short walk from Piccadilly. The event was an evening of Jameson whiskey and burgers, fries and milkshakes from Tommi’s… Read more »

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Your Spring Fragrance – Bentley Momentum

It was a while ago that I was invited to the 34th floor of The Shard, central London for the launch of the new fragrance from Bentley. Designed with a distinctive man in mind, Momentum and Momentum Intense are packaged in a strong, rectangular bottle that is reminiscent of an emerald-cut diamond. It really is… Read more »

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    Louis Who?

    I love blogs who feature and celebrate individual style such as lookbook.nu. This image of Stephane G a ‘seventeen year old go go boy and glitteratti’ really caught my eye! With a nod to Steven Sprouse (or some vandal from a south-London estate) his ‘Louis Who?’ holdall is a refreshing comment on the often monotony… Read more »

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    Marks and Spencer Race Head with Lewis Hamilton

    Finally, I have started my own blog! This first post is a little bit of news I picked up on the grapevine a while back. LSoD not only focuses of the wonderland of menswear but a mix of news and bits that grabs my attention. Enjoy! Out of the pit-stop and into the fast lane,… Read more »