How To Dress For A Formal Occasion

We all want to look the part. Even those who claim they don’t really worry too much about their appearance still don’t want to stand out negatively from the crowd. It may seem like a vain and self-indulgent way of behaving at first, but it’s completely natural and normal. The feeling of being judged or… Read more »

Ralph Lauren Unveils its New Gender-Neutral Pride Collection

With global Pride’s just around the corner, Ralph Lauren have created a fitting collection for the LGBTQ+ community with a special gender-neutral Pride collection. Putting their Pony where their mouth is, the brand have ensemble a superb LGBTQ+ line up to front the campaign; Olympic medalist and activist Gus Kenworthy; ballet dancer Harper Watters; writer,… Read more »

Mr Porter Launches Kingsman Collection Inspired by Rocketman

Mr Porter, the menswear e-tailer and all round menswear authority, pulls another big-hitting, own produced collection inline with a film release – this time developed with inspiration from the forthcoming musical fantasy film, Rocketman. True to the film, this is a 70s-tastic collection with psychedelic and Paisley prints that hark back to a time of excess… Read more »

Saul Nash is Menswear Newcomer at Fashion East

Fashion East has announced that Saul Nash will be joining the renowned ensemble of visionary and emerging designers as its menswear newcomer for 2019, and who will showcase his Spring/Summer 2020 collection at London Fashion Week: Men’s this June.  Saul Nash not only holds his Masters in Menswear from the Royal College of Art but… Read more »

Anwar Hadid in Tod’s Retro SS19 Eyewear

I’m a big fan of Anwar Hadid; he really did break the mould in male modelling both as a non-white face of many a brand, but for also being visually different. For SS19, he heads up the Tod’s eyewear campaign for their retro, sunglasses for men which play with textures, smoky nuances and sophisticated details. As… Read more »

Reay x Matches Menswear: The Cashmere Tracksuit

  If you have not heard of Raey, you need to have it on your radar, as its very now aesthetic fuses refined fabrics with a cool, minimal aesthetic. I first saw the brand a couple of years ago; a small capsule that has recently launched onto the website but was not aware that is… Read more »

Experiential Retail: Maison Hermes – Seoul

There has long been a vast amount of discussion and debate surrounding ‘experiential retail’. In a globally volatile economic climate that is seeing retail – from high street to high-end – struggle to convert footfall into sales, the strategy is becoming as much as a guessing game as it is a practice to lure consumers… Read more »

London Craft Week 2019 – Dunhill

  As another edition of London Craft Week came to a close yesterday, I was absolutely thrilled to have taken part in a Dunhill workshop over the weekend. Open to the public – by email, with the fastest email first – over three days, the Dunhill Made-to-Measure workshop in north London swung open their doors… Read more »

Why every man needs a pair of Levi’s® Jeans

Why every man needs a pair of Levi’s® Jeans Exude classic style with a staple pair of jeans from the world’s oldest denim brand  What makes Levi’s® Jeans so special?  A classic pair of jeans is one of the most versatile and timeless items any man can have in his wardrobe. And they don’t get… Read more »

Chic or Camp? The Men of Saint Laurent by Anthony Vaccarello at The Met Gala 2019

This years Met Ball, the fashion industries most prominent event to raise money for the Costume Institute at The Metropolitan Museum in New York, has divided opinion regarding its theme of ‘Camp’. Whilst many hit the mark with the reference inspired by an essay by Susan Sontag first published in 1964, a few eyebrows were raised… Read more »

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  • Ash Stymest for SuperSuper

    This image of Ash is incredible, he never ceases to bore me! Thanks to sUper hott stylist Kabir for giving me a sneaky peak at the shoot for SuperSuper magazine. The issue entitled ‘Hooked’ is looking at the fashion obsessions of his year in relation to cool, London talent and interest. Ash was shot wearing… Read more »

  • Unconditional ‘Mantyhose’ – Yay or Nay?

    My favorite label Unconditional has divided the nation and most of New York with their A/W09 collection featuring ‘mantyhose’ – tights for men, and a ‘skirt’. Is it a yay or nay for you? I was lucky enough to be allowed to spend yesterday at the photo shoot for such items in East London with… Read more »

  • Like Father Like Son

    Looking like your Dad can either be a blessing or a curse – I for one look like my mum so I can’t comment – but for Louis and Claude Simonon it means a contract. These two boys are sons of The Clash bassist, Paul Simonon, and have landed a contract for the new Prada… Read more »

  • House of Holland S/S10

    #LFW Eighties returned in the most playful and reminiscent way possible at House of Holland, with Henry taking influence from Julia Robert’s stomping ways in Pretty Woman. Colorful and vivacious, the use lace – for boys and girls – denim, cashmere and jersey was emblazoned with his signature ‘house’ logo. My favorite pieces are the… Read more »

  • (Late) Summer Holiday

    Karen Walker isn’t just a rich, brazen and eccentric character from Will and Grace…she is a shoe designer. Obviously not the same one, this Walker’s S/S10 collection features seaside themes such as nautical blues and whites with sunshine yellows, dots and classic stripes. But whilst she focuses on the girls for her collection, us boys… Read more »

  • Front Row at Jonathan Saunders

    #LFW What a line up! Anna Wintour, Natalia Vodianova & Donatella Versace at Christopher Kane.Another picture.

  • EXCLUSIVE: Donatella and Anna

    #LFW So aparrently Anna will be arriving the tail end of London Fashion Week for I’m guessing Burberry and Jonathan Saunders. Oh, dear…she even snubbed a reception with the lovely Mrs. Brown at Number 10 at the weekend – who I had the pleasure of meeting a few months back at London Pride. Plus I… Read more »

  • LVMH Vs. eBAY

    Now we all know there is a bargain to be had on eBay, the online auction site but LVMH, owners of Louis Vuitton, do not see it that way. LVMH Moët Hennessy Louis Vuitton SA – to quote its full name – has won a court case in which eBAY is to pay €80,000 in… Read more »

  • Ash Stymest for System

    Wow! London boy-of-the-moment Ash Stymest is going sUper international with this campaign for Korean label System.Photographed by Karim Sadli, they really capture the essence of Ash and feel that the shots are styled to highlight him, not the clothes. photographs courtesy of Life is a Puzzle

  • Playful Pelayo

    The incredibly attractive and sweet Pelayo of Kate Loves Me blog was photographed by The Sartorialist this week wearing this amazing home-made tee. On his blog and facebook, Pelayo is making and selling his custom tee. But the question is…where do you find pins big enough?!