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Champion Comes to London’s Soho

Before an event in Soho the other week, standing outside of a pub on Brewer Street in the heart of Londons’ Soho, we spotted the murmurings of a store opening which appeared to be the achingly cool Champion. Proved correct last week, the brand have just released this teaser video – and it’s awesome! If… Read more »

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Kingsman + MR PORTER Shop

  For fan’s of the Kingsman films this is another unique opportunity to not only step into the world of the international spy organisation, but also shop the collection.  Housed in the beautiful and historic building normally occupied by the world’s oldest wine merchant Berry Bros & Rudd in St. James. The standalone shop at Berry… Read more »

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Duke and Dexter

 LSoD has been away for a little bit: part summer holiday, part family stuff (very stressful) and part no time to log-on and get writing. However, more about the interesting one – the holiday. It was time to jet off to Barcelona once again but this time to meet my boyfriend’s family. It was a… Read more »

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Napapijri’s 4 Seasons

It’s an unusual paring but when you think about the make-up of both the brand and the classical piece, it totally makes sense. Napapijri will be presenting a contemporary rework of Antonio Vivaldi’s ‘The Four Seasons’ at Bread & Butter Berlin on Saturday 2nd September 2017. Vivaldi’s concertos have been reimagined by London based singer,… Read more »

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Fear of God x Mr Porter

I do like a really great LA based brand, and this one should only put the fear of God into your bank managers heart as this is one awesome offering. Launching today on Mr Porter cult LA-based streetwear label Fear of God is worth investing in. Jerry Lorenzo – pictured – of Fear of God… Read more »

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Aidan Turner x dunhill AW17

I do like Aidan Turner, he of Poldark fame. He has a certain style that lends itself to an aesthetic that gravitates towards dress casual, something which dunhill have been doing really well aside from their stunning tailoring. Shot on location at the iconic – and very British – Greenwich Naval College in London under the… Read more »

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U OK HUN? Philip Normal x boohooMan

U OK HUN? Today, boohooMAN has launched their first ever Pride collection, designed by creative LGBT visionaire and activist Philip Normal. He has become famous for his very cheeky illustration tees and those with slogans such as ‘U OK HUN?’ and ‘YASSSSSS’. The limited edition collection steps away from the brands traditional style and delivers… Read more »

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TYLER AND CONVERSE COLLAB ON THE CONVERSE ONE STAR

Amid rumours he may have come out as gay on his newest single, Tyler, the Creator joins forces with Converse to bring his dynamic sense of imagination in this sweet pair of light-blue – or Clearwater – One-Stars. Known for his creativity, as well as his authenticity and integrity in everything he touches, Tyler has lent design sensibilities and… Read more »

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Folk x Goss Brothers

Folk has long been one of my favourite brands; pushing the dichotomy of menswear and leading the independent yet globally important face of the industry. Never one to shy away from innovation and newness, this new collaboration  fuses art, fashion and literature in with the artists Nick and Phil Goss. The collection of around 20… Read more »

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Burton Menswear AW17

  It may still be a little warm to be thinking of Autumn Winter 2017 but it seems the chaps over at Burton have been planning this for quite some time! Burton have made no secret that they are revitalising their offering after a few seasons of, what some may call, loosing their way. Rather… Read more »

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    John Lewis x Father’s Day

      It is often said that the way to a man’s heart is through his stomach, so a fail safe gift for Father’s Day can be found at the John Lewis food hall. If you have never explored the cavern of goodies at the famed high-street department store, they offer some of the best foodie… Read more »

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    Superdry: The Night is Young Collection

    As the nights get longer and the days get hotter (hopefully!) Superdry have formulated a collection that is perfect for nights out when the temperature has risen. With vests in graphic prints, longer semi-tailored shorts and vibrant sweats, this collection is perfect for an extended evening down the pub and ideal for a one stop… Read more »

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    Design Museum: Cartier In Motion

    If you have not been to the new Design Museum in Holland Park, I highly suggest a visit as it is an architectural wonder as well as a superb space of creativity and inspiration. Given its cultural significance not only in London but the world, it is no surprise that Cartier has chosen the space… Read more »

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    MATCHES FASHION // RAEY SS17

    Nesstled amongst the many outstanding brands on Matches Fashion, is Raey, their own collection of items for the man who mixes minimal design with urban sensibilities yet appreciates a pared back wardrobe, designed and developed in London. It is so popular that the label has launched its own stand alone store in London’s Notting Hill,… Read more »

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    Grenson x Haeckels

      London is a mess with its weather this week, and last night in Soho was no exception. I had just finished a late lunch at The Ivy Soho Brasserie when I hurried over to the Grenson shoes and Haeckels fragrance launch in the driving rain to a room filled with the most incredible aromas…. Read more »

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    Mr Porter x Gucci Exclusive Collection

    It has landed! After a short wait after the official announcement, the Mr Porter x Gucci collaboration collection arrives today on the eponymous website. The 43-piece capsule collection, designed exclusively for Mr Porter, is inspired by urbanism and self-expression, rooted in classic tailoring silhouettes and eccentric sportswear – a true combination of the two brands…. Read more »

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    Belstaff X Vestiaire Collective Partnership

    On Thursday, we headed to London’s New Bond Street to Belstaff House to celebrate the launch of their partnership with Vestiaire Collective on the exclusive sale of ten of its iconic wax cotton Trialmaster jackets from the Archive. With the champagne flowing and delectable canapes doing the rounds, the creme of menswear viewed a selection of… Read more »

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    Tumi x Orlebar Brown Team Up for a Limited Edition Bag

    Isn’t this a match made in luxury travel heaven? Renowned luxury travel and leisure specialists Tumi have teamed up with the London-based, luxury swimwear brand Orlebar Brown to produce a limited edition beach bag. With two styles in two different sizes, the other being a plain navy canvas style, this beach bag has to be… Read more »

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    Paul Hewitt Mainline & Grand Atlantic Collection

    If you are not familiar with Paul Hewitt watches, you should be. With European origins, the brand is the brainchild of two friends who grew up on the North coast of Germany and is named in tribute to a 20th Century London tailor ancestor, championing classic style and firm values. Superb value with superb materials, the brand… Read more »

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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 »