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Seasonal Direction | Textile Color | Women’s,Men’s: ”The time is now. Get moving. Turn your back on mediocrity. Push the boundaries even at the risk of failure.” The Fall/Winter 2014-15 season is all about change according to this terrific
Published on 2013-03-27 06:15:00
This winter ZEM joined forces with Amsterdam based street style photographer TheFashiontourist. The Fall/Winter 2013 collection, named Core, takes fashion back to its purest form. Only two weeks ago the collection was shot on the vibrant streets of
Published on 2013-03-27 06:06:00
Sign up for my latest newsletter, which will be released early Sunday morning, to read my take on GQ’s top new menswear designer picks. Sign up here.Photo Copyright Bespoken. I Feel Like I've Seen It Before
Published on 2013-03-27 06:02:00
For Fall/Winter 2013 the Simon Miller brand presents a collection of denim, knitwear,and shirts that capture the brand’s clean vintage aesthetic. Authentic materials are combined with contemporary fits and unexpected finishes to create a collection
Published on 2013-03-27 05:56:00
Calliope Italia is just one brand of the Teddy Group, which also produces Terranova, Rinascimento, and Hacienda Pvblica.Teddy was founded in 1961 in Rimini, Italy, by Vittorio Taddei. Of more recent times, Calliope has expanded to over 100 points of
Published on 2013-03-27 05:45:00
Today I received this interview from the Great Divide with Danish designer Silas Adler, who discusses the inspiration of his spring/summer 2013 campaign, skateboarding and more.There’s a lot of architecture in your sweats and shirting for the comin
Published on 2013-03-27 05:35:00
In the year that sees Ben Sherman turn 50, we celebrate five decades of music and style in an exclusive collaboration with celebrated music photographer, Janette Beckman.Having grown up in London, Janette started out photographing the emerging Punk s
Published on 2013-03-27 05:29:00
The 2013 spring/summer collection of Paul & Joe is not only fun but also diversified. Amidst the assortment of blazers, tees, chinos, jeans, and suits, designer Sophie Albou plays with a combination of prints, colors, and formal vs casual looks.At ti
Published on 2013-03-27 05:16:00
“Two men are travelling by train in England and one man says to the other, “What’s that package up there in the baggage rack?”, and the other answers, “Oh, that’s a McGuffin”. The first one asks, “What’s a McGuffin?” “Well,” t
Published on 2013-03-27 05:05:00
The 2013 spring/summer collection of Alex Mattsson is an eclectic extension of the designer himself.Alex is half Colombian, half Swedish, and he was raised in Oslo, Norway but now resides in London.As a graduate of Royal College of Art, Alex combines
Published on 2013-03-27 00:26:00
Each year I wait with great anticipation GQ’stop menswear designer picks—and the verdict is out for 2013:Aviator NationPaige Mycoskie founded Aviator Nation in 2006,in Venice Beach, California. The collection embodies the casualness of theCalifor
Published on 2013-03-02 12:24:00
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and air were the elements predominately featured in the campaign.
See more at
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Urban Masala, represents the mix of cultures and lifestyles in urban centers
across America. There are many cultures that can identify with the eclectic mix
of patterns applied to the garments.
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Sasonal Themes | Women’s
Men’s Apparel: Whether you've visited
MAGIC or not, take a look at the SS14 Trend Galleries presented by Fashion
Snoops at the most recent February 2013 Sourcing at MAGIC convention in Las
Read the entire art
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Since Primo Emporio was
founded in the 1980’s, I have watched this Naples-based label evolve over the
years, which has been a bitter-sweet experience for me.
Check out the entire collection and read more at
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Consistent with previous summer collections, Scapa takes
to the big blue once again with Brazilian model Marlon Teixeira.
View more of Scapa and Marlon at
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Hunt London is a luxury brand, not only designed in Britain but following a
family tradition since the 19th century.
See the collection at
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Taking cues from the integral
classicism of alpine sports, Damir Doma injects an aura of athletic frisson
into his ascetic wardrobe for autumn/winter 2013.
View the entire collection at
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When I first saw the holster belt, I thought
that it was a product of a urban cowboy company in Texas; but then I learned
See the looks and watch the video at
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“ANONYMES” (Anonymous) is the title of the catalogue you
can download here a twisted ironic motto as an homage to masked heroes who make
Published on 2013-02-20 17:31:00
established in 1999 and hailing from Cambridge, England, takes its influence
from British street culture to create a unique aesthetic of original, detailed
product; fit for purpose and designed for all seasons.
Watch the video and se
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from the success of the Kollective Men AW13 Showcase at Wolf & Badger, Coeur's
Autumn/Winter 2013 collection has been fully revealed.
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For this collection, we are looking deeper into the
immense shadows of the unconscious.
Envisioning a full metamorphosis within the
unconscious, we set the inherent dialectic in motion.
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Good friend and designer Ray Brown of Ray Vincente
presented his autumn/winter 2013 collection at Small Boutique Fashion Week,
which creates “a vending experience that caters to the small scale buying and
selling handmade community.”
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House of Lords Clothing, known for
their distinctive style and high-quality men’s shirts and denim, will be
showcased their Route 66
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Subscribe to my weekly Newsletter delivered every Saturday morning. Below is last week's recap of Mercedes Benz Fashion Week in New York. Click here.
Published on 2013-02-18 13:41:00
Zam Barrett is a New York City based fashion brand dedicated
to a continuous process of creation and refinement of ideas, which are born in
part from communication between its creators and clients as the end users of
Published on 2013-02-18 13:16:00
Penfield traveled to the East Coast’s classic summer retreat;
the Hampton’s, visiting typical hangouts like Sunset Beach on Shelter Island,
the quaint shops and traditional docks of Sag Harbor,
Published on 2013-02-17 13:00:00
He's one of the world's most
famous rock stars. She's the supermodel everyone wants.
Published on 2013-02-17 12:19:00
I really like the 2013
spring/summer gym collection by Dolce and Gabbana for its wide variety of
looks; there is something for everyone.
See the collection at Dolce and
Gabbana 2013 Spring/Summer Gym Collection.
Photos Copyright Dolce and
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Drawing its inspiration from
Nigel Slater's The Kitchen Diaries, Reiss' SS13 menswear collection will
be serving The Summer Diaries; a prescriptive, month-by-month 'sartorial
menu' to take you through the four temperate seasons.
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streetwear brand Sifr launches their SS13 collection of casual wear, footwear
and basics in the UK.
See the collection at
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of classic materials and innovative designs and vice versa, Stephen F has
managed to make every item and look of the SS13 collection exiting and
Read the full press release and see the collection at
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For this coming autumn/winter, Jeremy Scott has prepared for us a bold, punk-inspired collection of psychedelic prints and patterns.
Published on 2013-02-15 12:42:00
I have been forecasting an increase of
prints in the menswear trends of the upcoming seasons; but probably no one has
incorporated patterns and prints like Jeremy Scott.
See the collection and read the article
at Get Ready
for Prints! Jeremy Scott
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Daniel Palillo’s new collection originates in an epochal moment during the designer’s own freshman year when a group of students hijacked the school radio and blasted Beck’s “Loser” all over the corridors and classrooms.
Published on 2013-02-14 16:48:00
JULIAHEUSE is the new
fashion label by the fashion designer who once has been one half of the Berlin
based design-duo JULIAANDBEN.
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On Wednesday, February 13th from 2:30pm
to 3:30pm, Leather Japan held a presentation for Fall/Winter 2013 season,
showcasing eight emerging Japanese designers and their utilization of Japanese
See the full collection at
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Check out my take and see the entire collection of Disquared2 at Is Dsquared2
Your Look This Summer?
Photos Copyright Dsquared2.
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When in school, one of my favorite writers that I studied
was Italo Calvino (1923-1985), who was an Italian journalist and short story
Published on 2013-02-13 14:04:00
Can you believe Levi’s is 140 years old?
Read how you can celebrate with Levi’s at
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People always ask me, “When you go to fashion weeks, what do you wear?”
Well, anything I want since I’m not the one that everybody is looking at on
Published on 2013-02-12 17:49:00
Holly McGlynn had the wonderful privilege of shooting the 2013 autumn/winter
campaign for Beau-Homme, which is entitled “the First Centenary.”
See the collection at
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The Short Suit
of the stand out trends for men’s designer fashion was the short suit. In
daring colours and daring lengths, the short suit is a trend that designers
have been playing with for a very long time. A tailored cut to wear with a
Published on 2013-02-12 16:59:00
Some clothing brands have a relatively linear
progression in terms of the development of their product ranges; they might
start out providing footwear for gentlemen and later on branch out into
scientifically-designed, ergonomic fitness and general p
Published on 2013-02-12 10:54:00
Barcelona has been showing in New York since 1997, and each season has brought
a fresh vision of fashion from Spain to the Americas.
Have a look at the entire collection here
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At Mercedes Benz Fashion Week, Y-3 took a walk back in
time and then into the future, celebrating their 10th anniversary with
a collection entitled Future Thrift.
View the collection at Y-3 at Mercedes Benz
Photos Courtesy Merce
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A first patent obtained when he was only 20 years old,
and soon followed by many others, confirmed René Lacoste, the courtside
champion of sportswear elegance, as a brilliant inventor.
Read the full press release and see more images at Lacoste at
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Raif Adelberg debuted his autumn/winter 2013 collection
at Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week in the New York Public Library at Lincoln Center
on February 9, 2013 in New York City.
The collection was entitled “Hinterland.”
See the full collection a
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Geller was born 1976 in Hamburg, Germany, which comes through strongly in his
2013 autumn/winter collection as it draws on German expressionist films.
See the entire collection and read more at
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Friday, February 8th at 1pm, General Idea showed their Fall/Winter
2013 collection with a runway show at Eyebeam.
See the collection and read more at
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night I attended a presentation by Alejandro Ingelmo, which took place at The
Highline Room at The Standard where the accessory designer debuted his
Fall/Winter 2013 collection.
See the collection and read more at
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View the autumn/winter 2013 collection of General Idea called “Nomadism” N47⁰55’” at
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Check out the videos and images from the Ian Velardi presentation at Mercedes Benz Fashion Week yesterday!
Read all about the presentation at
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2013 runway show presented by the Peruvian designer far exceeded my
See more images and read about the collection at
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Richard Chai is an
American designer who worked for Marc by Marc Jacobs prior to launching his eponymous
See more images and read about the collection at
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autumn/winter 2013 collection that I reviewed at the Mercedes Benz Fashion Week
was Nicholas K, a label that is designed by Christopher Kunz.
See more images and read about the collection at
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Paris Fashion Week, one outstanding collection of 28 looks was presented by
Icelandic designer, Sruli Recht.
See the collection and read more about the unimaginable materials at
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I am very excited to preview the autumn/winter 2013 collection of Sergio Davila at the Mercedes Benz Fashion Show in New York this Friday, which time I will bring you the latest news in upcoming menswear trends. Meanwhile, I have posted Sergio Davila
Published on 2013-02-04 16:30:00
Founded 2009 in
England with a special emphasis on knitwear, Placed by Gideon uses natural fibers
in each creation, paying particular attention to detail and finishing.
Read more and see the collection at
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undergarment and swimwear label, Gigo, has just released its spring/summer 2012
Read more and see the entire collection at
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Founded in 2006 by the self-taught designer hailing from
Greenland, Bibi Chemnitz, this eponymous label reflects a dark raw style that
is inspired by the country’s natural habitat.
See the collection and read more at
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Underwear Range, Featuring ‘Metallic
Popular Aussie underwear
brand 2wink Australia are spicing up their underwear range by adding two new
designs of low rider trunks to its collection, entitled “Sexyboy”.Read more at
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Based in Helsinki,
Finland, 2OR+BYYAT is clearly an unconventional label that composes a poetic
palette of bright colors with creative fabrics.
See the collection at
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This week I
bring you the best news from Scandinavia!
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Meltin’Pot spring/summer 2013 denim collection is a game of subtractions and
additions of colours, reflections, and shades for the new season.
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Creative Director and Founder of the renowned luxury brand, Spencer Hart is set
to launch an exclusive collection in February 2013 with British Heritage
tailoring brand, Austin Reed.
Read more and see the sneak preview of the collection
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year saw the return of the cap, and it came in many guises, from snapback to
trucker to Fivepanel caps, and in a variety of
colours, textures and shapes. The last time the cap was so trendy was the
eighties, and this vintage aspect is part of it
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Jeans for Men
Jeans from G-Star Raw (G-Star) have been a
particularly desirable item for men who prefer to wear jeans and want to work a
more natural look. With an emphasis upon untreated, unwashed or raw denim,
G-star has made a name for
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See you in
Cheltenham! – this is how smart Londoners take off for the weekend on Fridays.
Cheltenham can be found in the surroundings of every big city, be it Paris, New
York or Berlin – stylish and individual. It’s the place
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The Bohemian scene refers to a subculture of intellectual fringe
groups predominantly engaged in literary, pictorial artistic and musical
Read the full press release and view the
collection at Marc O’Polo Spring/Summer
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This season Soviet is all about the details and has used trims
and finishes such as mixed fabrics and contrast stitching.
See more of the collection and read the full article at
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by MICHAIL GKINIS focus on handcrafted Futurism continues in the new SS13
Read more at
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colours for the coming season have already been picked out. Expect to see a lot
of blues, prints, checks, yellows, whites and vibrant reds; a natural
progression from the deep plums, greens and tweeds of autumn and winter.
Read more at
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Clifford Soft Goods (CSG), we believe there is no need to over complicate a
simple thing. Underwear is meant to be a comfortable layer of protection
between you and whatever comes next.
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Bleu de Chauffe showcase their
spring/summer 2013 leather and canvas collection with a focus on washed-out
finish, inspired by vintage shoulder bags mocked in second hand markets.
Read more and see the images at
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Report | Women's Men’s Market: S/2 2014 print and pattern trends find major
influencers coming from both the Japanese and Chinese cultures infused.
more and see the images at Textile Print S/S
2014 Women's Men’s Key Patte
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I have waited for the Parisian show with great anticipation: the boldness,
the forwardness, the “je ne sais quoi”—I love to watch the designers push the
boundaries. So, what struck me this year?
Read more and additional images at Paris Fashi
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Seasonal Themes | Men’s Clothing: Get the first look
at S/S 2014 trends from Fashion Snoops. Take a glimpse into our top themes of
the season for menswear - from the active wear and tech sportswear inspired
Athleisure theme, to the 60s kitsch trend
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Runaway success Australian label nANA jUDY is about to burst onto the UK street wear scene this AW 13, bringing their unique aesthetic to our shores.
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latest campaign for the John Varvatos brand brings together music legend Jimmy
Page, the guitarist of
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The AW13 season begins with the school of Bauhaus. This pioneering
educational system that produced innovative, modern design and encouraged new
ways of teaching inspired a collection that explores colour, line, form, and
See the collect
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Milan Fashion Week has come and gone this week, having
presented dozens of dynamic collections from some of the most outstanding
labels in the men’s fashion industry.
What I like about Milan Fashion Week is the emphasis on
Italy’s long sartori
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This is the concept behind this men’s collection from Steffie Christiaens, having been captured by the idea of the Bohemian lifestyle, both the freedoms and the hardships.
View the collection and see more at
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Ute Ploier’s collection AW13/14 post Punk is based on the basic ideas of Punk....
See the collection and read more at Ute Ploier Autumn/Winter 2013 Post Punk.
Photos & text Copyright Ute Ploier.
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innovation always at the forefront, Nico Didonna's menswear is a dynamic and
fresh collection in line with contemporary spirituality.
by Monks, focus, dedication, passion and their inner-beliefs, Nico Didonna's
signature concept of c
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Pellizzari goes on to think about modernity and the future of the man. Which
city in the world could help him more than New York to design this new
See the collection and read the full press release at Christian
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"The world of today is all about contrasts that come together,"
says John Varvatos of his autumn/winter 2013 collection.
"I created a
bridge crossing an ocean and mixing seemingly opposite universes and different
eras: English dandy and New York e
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Chapter readies its menswear debut with an early
preview of the collection for A/W 2013 captured by photographer, Jimmy
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The InAisce Fall/Winter 2013-14 Collection, Seeking
Aether, explores the sense of exile felt by the human heart. It is a study
of the quest for belonging and purpose despite the fog of mystery shrouding our
origins, and an expression of hope for even
Published on 2013-01-13 12:31:00
I just received the 2013 spring/summer look book
from the Colombian label Jor.
See more at
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dourness of the Wee Free Church and its no-fun-on-the-Sabbath ideals.
awfulness of the gift shops and their find-a-family-tartan, Bonnie Prince
Shortbread and dress-like-a-highlander outfits.
Read the full press release and see the co
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scott james Fall/Winter 2013 collection mixes European tailor made
craftsmanship with utilitarian ease.
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exciting creative approach and a profoundly remodelled line of research that
reconsiders, recomposes and reinvents the very roots of the expressive world of
Published on 2013-01-09 18:18:00
the fashion year in menswear, London Collections: Men ended today with a bang
about as loud as its opening two days ago.
both the commercial and creative side of British men’s fashion London Collections
attracted some of
Published on 2013-01-08 14:18:00
Spring 2013, designer Bumsuk Choi crafted a range of jackets and coats perfect
for the cold transition period from now through early spring.
See more and read the press release at
Published on 2013-01-07 17:15:00
The LAB A4
LOVEIS Issue has been inspired by the world around us, in our mind and
surrounding, so expect heavy international content from some inspiring creative
/ brands and talent.
See the collection and read more at
Published on 2013-01-06 17:39:00
Manchester, British designer Johnny Wolf has created a new brand of quirky
T-shirts called Awake and Dressed.
See the collection at
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The other day I published an article from OntFront on what to wear in 2013.
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As seasons shift year-round, men’s style changes and newer styles develop. Introducing their new looks for 2013, Amsterdam’s OntFront Store created a photographic series in which a generation of men pushes the revival of classic styles and repres
Published on 2013-01-04 13:46:00
Here is a sneak peak at the Stephen F 2013 Spring/Summer collection. More to come...
Published on 2013-01-03 16:29:00
As seasons shift year-round, men’s style changes and newer
Introducing their new looks for 2013, Amsterdam’s OntFront Store created a
photographic series in which a generation of men pushes the revival of classic
styles and re
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Check out the
12 most popular articles in 2012 for Men's Fashion by Francesco at The Top 12 of
wish you a Happy New Year!
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As a history
lover, I spent this Christmas season enjoying the cuisine, beers, and—yes!—fashion
of Colonial Williamsburg and Jamestown.
me, for the first time, was the extremely radical fashion of the 17th-
and 18th-century men
Published on 2012-12-20 16:46:00
Inspired by the well-dressed
anti-hero archetype prevalent throughout popular culture,
this Holiday collection seeks to
outfit the men who talks fast, dress sharp and walk tall.
See the collection and read more at
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The designs of Horiyoshi III, Japan’s undisputed tattoo master, come to life with every twitch and shudder of the skin.
Born Yoshihito Nakano in 1946, Horiyoshi III had his epiphany when confronted with a Yakuza (Japanese gangster) sporting a full
Published on 2012-12-18 11:49:00
péro‘s menswear is a line of clothing for someone
who not only seeks comfort in what he wears but is also willing to incorporate
the effortless style of the local people in one’s attire.
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leading sportswear company, LI-NING Company, and NBA All-Star Dwyane Wade today
announced that award-winning footwear and accessory designer Alejandro Ingelmo
has been selected as a Creative Consultant for Special Projects for WADE, the
Published on 2012-12-11 19:26:00
showed his SS13 menswear range as part of LCFM, an initiative that brought together London College of
Fashion’s most exciting menswear alumni during London Collections Men.
Published on 2012-12-10 18:30:00
Galasso defines Style as
Published on 2012-12-06 17:08:00
Aussie underwear brand 2wink Australia are heating things up in the southern
hemisphere by adding two new ranges of swimwear briefs to its summer
collection, entitled “40 Degrees & 38 Degrees”.
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the Spring-Summer 2013 collection, KRISVANASSCHE is offering a reinterpretation
of seven key pieces as part of a limited line.
Read more at KRISVANASSCHE
Limited Line Spring/Summer 2013.
& text Copyright Kris Van Assche.
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sound waves, incredible heights, supernatural speed. Life at the edge and between
“My Daddy Was a Military Pi lot”isn't just the title of Julian Zigerli's S/S
2013 collection. It is also the truth.
Read more and see th
Published on 2012-12-01 15:54:00
more and watch the video at New Line of
Men’s Under Garments: Garçon Model.
Model was launched this year so that men could feel confident and “undress for
Copyright Garçon Model.
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their men’s footwear range in the UK this Winter, Antoine + Stanley have landed
on the scene with a collection of top quality, on-trend, and affordable shoes.
See the collection at
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more and see the collection at Jonathan
Saunders Wins Emerging Talent Award – Menswear At British Fashion Awards.
born designer Jonathan Saunders has been announced the winner of the British
Fashion Council’s EMERGING TALENT AWA
Published on 2012-11-28 17:22:00
part of their Autumn / Winter 2012 collections, Freddy releases the new Freddy
Sports Active range.
Read more, watch the fun video, and see the collection at
Published on 2012-11-27 17:23:00
Take a stroll along the
French Riviera in the 1960s with these flexible, relaxed and easy espadrilles.
Published on 2012-11-24 16:53:00
Michael Hockey is a men’s
footwear brand targeted at men who appreciate quality and design.
Published on 2012-11-20 16:53:00
Spring-Summer 2013, and bowing in a selected number of stores from December
2012, KRISVANASSCHE+ is a tailoring-focused complimentary collection to the
main KRISVANASSCHE line.
Read the press release and see the collection at
Published on 2012-11-15 19:19:00
Founded in 2011, Harry
Stedman is a contemporary menswear brand based in London, England.
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For autumn/winter 2012, the everyday wear comes in
the form of the Freddy Sport Luxe collection.
Baring the motto ‘The Slounge Way’, the range is
produced with quality jersey, focus on cut and comfort and takes influence from
classic Varsity s
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Spring/Summer marks a new start for Element, and as
part of this UK fashion PR is now looked after by us folks at Sane. Next year
it'll be 21 years since Element was founded and the brand is truly coming of
Read the press release and see the
Published on 2012-11-12 19:19:00
Singapore-based contemporary menswear label Sifr
releases their AW12 artisian footwear collection.
Read more and see the collection at .Sifr Autumn/Winter 2012.
Photos & text Copyright Sifr.
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Gangsters or the Allure of the Unlawful. A lingering
gaze into the shady realm of crime, Gangsters is a collection driven by the
aesthetics of felony.
Published on 2012-11-06 17:34:00
Holloh is a clothing brand for men, launched in
2010, which escapes the hustle and conditioned reflexes of industrial
consumption. It is a thoughtful proposal that reflects menswear luxury.
Read the press release and see the collection at
Published on 2012-11-05 19:23:00
Flux Goes Vision A/W 13
is the inaugural menswear collection from BEAU HOMME.
The forward thinking dynamism of the Futurist art movement was the primary
inspiration and informed the clothing’s freedom from historical constraint.
Read the full p
Published on 2012-11-05 18:26:00
Photographer Tom Cullis has just shot the New Resort
Swim Collection by Timoteo.
See the entire collection at
Published on 2012-11-04 11:53:00
Last Monday night, Hurricane Sandy slammed into the
northeast coast of the US with an unprecedented force, leaving a trail of
destruction that will require weeks of repair and billions of dollars to fund.
After being sick for several days, I decid
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House of Tayo is the brainchild of menswear designer
Matthew Rugamba from Rwanda.
What’s amazing about this label is that Matthew
sources all his fabrics locally from women who create African wax printed
materials—all of which contain a story.
Published on 2012-10-31 12:12:00
Orange Culture is not just a label; it is a movement for
men who love colors. The collections are created by Adebayo Oke-Lawal, a
graduate in Business Administration of the University of Lagos, who has been
designing from the age of 10.
Published on 2012-10-30 16:01:00
Although born in Britain, Abenaa Pokuaa designs
women’s and men’s wear as she draws her inspiration from her Ghanaian heritage.
Published on 2012-10-30 15:58:00
Based in Paris, Laurence Chauvin Buthaud is a
menswear designer from the Ivory Coast.
Published on 2012-10-29 13:12:00
A graduate of the London’s Central Saint Martins, Nigerian
menswear designer, Buki Akib, grew up in Lagos, which deeply inspires her
designs and collections.
Read more and see the collection at
Published on 2012-10-29 13:09:00
Laduma Ngxokolo was born in Port Elizabeth, South
Africa, in 1986 and studied textiles at Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University,
winning several national and international awards.
Read more and see the collection at
Published on 2012-10-29 13:07:00
“Deep within the forests of a hidden land, near Japan,
there lived a banished king forced to pay for his evil ways, the king faced the
wilderness for seven years, and his daily fight for survival pushed his mind to
the brink of insanity. His primal instincts flourished as his human
intelligence diminished, leaving him to return to society with the mind of a beast
and the heart of a boy...”
Read more and see the collection at
Published on 2012-10-27 15:28:00
Check out this weeks eNews, which introduces my
reportage on menswear designers from Africa.
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Published on 2012-10-24 13:00:00
Stiaan Louw is a South African menswear
designer based in Cape Town who experiments with African-themed menswear
Read more and see the collection at
Published on 2012-10-24 12:59:00
Adriaan Kuiters is South African
menswear designer based in Cape Town.
Published on 2012-10-23 17:19:00
The AW12 collection by LeonLouis is a first dawn of
a line emerging from the darker hidden crests of society.
Published on 2012-10-22 17:28:00
The Holster Europe Belt originated in Paris in 2011.
Following the trendy urban movement, and thanks to the French know-how in terms
of leather goods, the Holster Belt has reinvented a cult accessory: the men’s
Read more and see the collection at
Published on 2012-10-22 17:25:00
It is the aftermath, we
find ourselves in an experimental atelier. Here, calm steady hands are observed
mixing caustic pastes that are illusively being washed away once their work is
done. Light modestly creeps through the stained windows, fabric swatches cover
the tainted wooden floors.
Read more and see the collection at
Published on 2012-10-21 16:29:00
A sense of
suspension dominates the s/s 13 collection. The divide between public and
private, sleeping and waking, otium and negotium is obliterated
with a fast, precise gesture which is deeply emotional but not at all pathetic.
Published on 2012-10-18 11:31:00
One of Billy Reid’s peacoats is featured in the
upcoming James Bond Skyfall movie. Daniel Craig is featured prominently
throughout the movie in a classic navy Billy Reid peacoat.
Published on 2012-10-17 12:53:00
Hamburg lifestyle provider with its‘maritime collections LISA CAMPIONE and
CLAUDIO CAMPIONE made in 2011 a turnover of 24.4 million Euros in sales.
Published on 2012-10-16 18:06:00
For the main autumn/winter 2012 campaign, Swedish
designer Marcus Larsson features the number 1 top model of the country—André Bentzer.
See the collection here
Published on 2012-10-16 18:04:00
For the first time, Swedish menswear designer Marcus
Larsson launches a line of denim, which he features in black and white boxing
See the collection here
Published on 2012-10-15 17:41:00
This winter, Ukrainian designer Anna Sosnovskaya has
prepared a monochrome and minimalist collection of elegant architectural
elements but with new innovative tailoring.
See the images and read more at
Published on 2012-10-15 17:39:00
This season, Zaza de Brito, artistic director of the
Vilebrequin fashion house, brings us all the way to the heart of the Pacific
Ocean, inviting us to follow in the footsteps of Captain Cook, who discovered
the Society Islands Archipelago in 1769: the Windward Islands and the Leeward
Islands, including Tahiti, Bora Bora, Maupiti, and Moorea.
See the collection and read the press release at
Published on 2012-10-14 11:25:00
Magical. Barren. Remote. Black volcanic ash beaches.
Spectacular hues from the sun.
Published on 2012-10-11 18:53:00
ceremonial robe buttons are reproduced as buttons and charms and also re-crafted
as cuff links in brass and sterling silver.
Qing Dynasty dress
and regalia was codified by the Qianlong Emperor in 1759.
Read more at Qing Dynasty Revival
Photos & text
Published on 2012-10-11 18:26:00
the heritage of our Savile Row traditions, but with a sharper more urban
outlook and conceived with individuality and self expression in mind.
more and see the collection at Richard James
& text Copyright Richard James.
Published on 2012-10-11 18:18:00
James’ Autumn/Winter ’12 Demob collection takes inspiration from the optimism
and rediscovery of self-expression that engendered Britain at the end of the
last world war.
more and see the collection at Richard James
Savile Row & Richard James Casual.
& text Copyright Richard James.
Published on 2012-10-09 17:28:00
Inspired by American traditional folklore, April77
AW 12-13 collection "Gypsy Mountains" pays tribute to the United
States of America
Published on 2012-10-08 17:47:00
Syndicut boxer shorts come to you from
Published on 2012-10-08 17:13:00
Published on 2012-10-07 10:12:00
a look at this week's eNews
Published on 2012-10-07 10:09:00
1904, Peter Nappi brought Italian boot-making to America.
Published on 2012-10-04 17:48:00
Take a walk through the Uffizi Gallery with a
step-by-step explanation of each portrait.
Oil on canvas, cm 80 x 61
Released from the artist’s collection in 1913, the
portrait of Charles Emile Auguste Duran (called Carolus Duran) - born in Lille
(France) in 1837 and died in Paris in 1917 - is documented in the depository of
Palazzo Pitti’s Palatine Gallery in 1952 , and again at the end of 1969
(storage attic cd.). On July 4th, 1977, it became part [..]
Published on 2012-10-04 17:28:00
STEFANO RICCI pursues its homage to the world of Art
with its latest catalogue, celebrating the historical Uffizi Gallery Museum in
the heart of the designer’s hometown: Florence.
Read more and see the art-inspired collection at
Published on 2012-10-04 15:02:00
The FW12/13 collection is now available. The line features cashmere suits with
silk lapels in many different performances, shirts, blazers, sweaters and coats
in cashmere (single and double breasted) and reindeer leather jackets.
Read more and see the collection at
Published on 2012-10-03 09:27:00
2013 spring/summer season, photographer Terry Richardson shoots a spicy
campaign for Sergio K.
Read more and see the collection at
Published on 2012-10-03 09:25:00
autumn/winter 2012 season, Sergio K takes us from the famed Ipanema Beach in
Rio, Brazil, to the Waldorf Hotel in New York City. The collection presents the
hidden side of life without limits.
Read more and see the collection at
Published on 2012-10-02 18:36:00
is a sportswear brand conceived for the conservative
rebel launching for the Spring/Summer 2013 season.
"Preppy meets Street" with first
season's line having a "GI Joe - Military" theme.
Read the press release and see the collection at Breese
Spring/Summer 2013 Collection.
Photos & text Copyright Breese.
Published on 2012-10-02 18:34:00
Felipe Oliveira Baptista’s third collection for
LACOSTE offers a more nonchalant urban sportswear that still retains the
elegance true to LACOSTE’s heritage.
See the collection and read the press release at Lacoste
Spring/Summer 2013 Collection.
Photos & text Copyright Lacoste.
Published on 2012-10-01 19:08:00
This autumn Dutch menswear label OntFront carefully
enters the realm of footwear for the very first time.
It proudly presents a
hand crafted Wing Tip Boot in a single color.
Read the press release and see the boot at
Published on 2012-10-01 18:50:00
For spring/summer 2013, Patrick Mohr revealed a
change to depict another side of himself in “MetaMORHphose”—the fashion film
that exhibited his collection.
Read more and see the collection at
Published on 2012-09-30 17:52:00
Jack & Jones is a jeans brand that
makes it easy for fashion conscious men to create their own personal style.
In terms of design, the five lines, Originals, Core, Premium, Vintage and Tech,
have different target groups and expressions, but every piece of clothing can
be combined with our jeans.
Published on 2012-09-29 10:24:00
I sent out today the second eNewsletter, which
features the hottest trends all the way up to autumn/winter 2014!
If you have not subscribed to the new letter, you may do so here.
To read the newsletter, you may click on this link. Here’s the opening:
This week abounded in assorted trend reports, which
predict the upcoming colors, fabrics, and styles all the way up to
Published on 2012-09-29 10:22:00
Crafted from 14oz Japanese selvedge denim, the 50’s
Sloppy introduces a new silhouette for autumn 2012.
Published on 2012-09-28 17:19:00
Bulgarian swimwear and underwear label, Geronimo,
has just released the 2013 spring/summer collection, which is a sex line of
briefs, board shorts, trunks, square legs, and Capri.
See the collection at Geronimo
Spring/Summer 2013 Swimwear Collection.
Photos Copyright Geronimo.
Published on 2012-09-27 12:51:00
New York Fashion Week, local designer Ninh Nguyen showcased two upcoming
collections at a spectacular side event.
inquired into the inspiration of the NINH Collections, Ninh responded with an outstanding
Published on 2012-09-26 10:48:00
Themes | Womens Mens Apparel Textiles: Take a look at the Fall 13/14 Trend
Galleries Fashion Snoops presented at the latest edition, August 2012, of the
Sourcing at MAGIC shows in Las Vegas. From elaborate detailing and luxe fabrics
of Renaissance to the high-shine and sleek textures of Futurist. A special
Published on 2012-09-25 17:35:00
Color Trend Direction | Women's Men's Accessories Beauty:
Published on 2012-09-25 17:24:00
Direction | Textile Fiber Knitwear Men's Women's: This must-see grend
report is an inspiration. We all know it's the yarn and fiber folks to watch
for incoming trends. They are first in the trend cycle. This is the case here.
Published on 2012-09-24 17:42:00
The spring 2013 collection by Solid accommodates the
fashion-conscious city dweller as well as the more rugged outdoor type. Hence, the look for this season offers two distinctive
trends: City Bohemian and Nordic Trails.
Read more and see the collection at Solid: City
Bohemians and Nordic Trails.
Photos ss12 collection & text Copyright Solid.
Published on 2012-09-24 17:40:00
With their new Autumn Collection, Solid have
got it in one by creating a look with plenty of scope for the man who wants a
bit of everything.
Nordic Roots takes its inspiration from the worker look
with a dash of sailor style and indigo workwear, while Highlander ventures
into the wild in a cool “dirty look” featuring a mix of cord materials,
army-style details and lumberjack checks along with oilskin jackets.
Read more and see the collection at
Published on 2012-09-23 11:17:00
Following the trend forecast for spring/summer 2013,
Niklas Ankar presents a brilliant color palette of mint green, lemon yellow,
and bright fuchsia.
Published on 2012-09-23 11:16:00
Continuing the theme outdoorsmen and rebels this
autumn/winter season, Bespoken Clothiers brings together the toughness of vigilantes
and British gamekeepers, who manage woodlands to ensure enough game for
Read more and see the collection at
Published on 2012-09-22 17:12:00
Today I sent out the first all-new weekly newsletter
Published on 2012-09-21 18:39:00
What do you get when you combine the sexiness of
Brazil and the chicness of New York?
Published on 2012-09-20 18:28:00
On Thursday, September 6th
Published on 2012-09-20 18:25:00
“It’s about looking back to the old glamour of American style and modernizing it. Taking inspiration from yesterday’s icons but bringing something completely new. I believe that design is a mode of expressing individuality, not suppressing it…and this collection leaves room for tomorrow’s icons to be made.” –Bernardo Rojo
See the collection and read the press release at
Published on 2012-09-19 17:41:00
Last Friday night, I went to center city
Philadelphia to view the spring/summer collection by Ray Brown at Ray
Published on 2012-09-19 17:39:00
For the 1st time, Commune de Paris 1871 delivers a complete
wardrobe: tweed coats, sheepskin jackets, moleskin trousers, leather bags now
add up to the usual shirts, jumpers and accessories.
Once again a tasteful and carefully prepared
collection by Commune de Paris 1871.
Published on 2012-09-19 17:36:00
On September 11, ten designers from around the world
sent their collections down the runway in Milan at Milano Unica, one of whom
was Stefano Unghetti of CAMO.
Read more and see the collection at
Published on 2012-09-18 18:15:00
Next to the campaign pictures where several Misters
present the season's collection, Scabal would like to inspire you with over 20
looks from our look book.
Read the more and see the collection at
Published on 2012-09-18 18:14:00
The history of the Italian brand in a volume with
more than 300 iconographic images of archived garments.
Read the more and see the collection at
Published on 2012-09-18 18:11:00
This fall collection, "the Revolutionary Experience,"
is dedicated to
Published on 2012-09-17 18:06:00
It’s an adventure through time and a discovery of
new places, you’ll be amazed!
“Where Life Takes You”, is the theme for the new
Meltin’Pot FW ’12 campaign. It’s a celebration of life, a walk on the wild side,
taking its inspiration from the brand’s deepest roots!
See the collection and read the press release at
Published on 2012-09-17 18:03:00
The project BARBA for TOM REBL was initiated by Luis
Carlos Aguayo, who is a great admirer of TOM REBL, the emerging star in
The project consists
of three different shoots starring three different types of bearded men; ne dark-haired, one
red-haired and one blond.
Read more and see the images at
Published on 2012-09-16 17:25:00
For spring/summer 2013, InAisce has prepared a
collection entitled Columna Cerului, which is a Latin phrase that stands for
the ‘center of the world’, the connection between heaven and earth.
Hence, the collection is a quest for the soul, which
defines the depth of each garment.
See the collection at
Published on 2012-09-15 14:21:00
Out of the shadows in the darker months of AW12 will
emerge a collaborative collusion between two iconic urban protagonists who
occupy opposing ends of the streetwear spectrum.
December 2012 witnesses British streetwear alumnae
brand Boxfresh meet 'guardian of the avant-garde' of print silhouette inspired
fashion – Passarella Death Squad in a collision that is no accident - it’s a
premeditated rendezvous planned meticulously to accentuate two iconic players
and allow each party to propaga [..]
Published on 2012-09-15 14:18:00
Stelios Koudounaris returns with his new collection
for Fall/Winter 2012 faithful to his design obsessions, adding elements that
are presented more mature and innovative than ever.
Published on 2012-09-14 18:48:00
Tonight in Philadelphia 90 degreez is hosting Kings of Style and I am waiting to watch the menswear collection of Ray Vincente.
what I like is the freeze modeling prelude. The models are wearing Eye Innovations sunglasses.
Published on 2012-09-13 19:32:00
FACTORY is a young and dynamic new company set up by
the designers behind the Santacroce brand.
FACTORY is also where DROMe was conceived, planned
and finally realized.
DROMe’s designs are a long way from the traditional
classic leather jacket, and embrace the style of modern sports bike riders,
combining a biker-rock style with exciting new ways of treating and finishing
Read more and see the collection at DROMe
Autumn/Winter 2012 Collection.
Photos & text Copyrigh [..]
Published on 2012-09-12 18:59:00
a Goth armoured in his bulletproof black outfit and signed off with a military
Published on 2012-09-12 18:56:00
Lucid Disorder is introduced with a leather top that has a melting
straight jacket aesthetic to it, deliciously darting between dreamy and
Published on 2012-09-11 17:22:00
I just received the most recent press release and
collection of runway shots taken during New York Fashion Week. Here’s my take
on the trends:
Having lived and worked in rural China, I find the
inspiration fascinating, and what’s more impressive is the designers ability to
interpret the image of the Chinese lumberjack into modern-day streetwear.
The collection utilizes several outdoors motifs,
while it employs both color blocking amidst plaids, stripes, and other
interesting patterns. [..]
Published on 2012-09-10 17:06:00
received the autumn/winter 2012 look book and press release from designer Chris
Kelly of Theatre de la Mode.
Published on 2012-09-10 17:04:00
Three of T d l M’s most popular jackets have been brought to
life as giant paper sculptures.
To celebrate our collection of re-invigorated classics we have
collaborated with paper sculptor Andrew MacGregor to create our most elaborate
and exciting show to date.
Published on 2012-09-09 17:21:00
Designer Qingqing Wu walks the runway at the VLOV-QingQing Wu Spring 2013
fashion show during Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week on September 8, 2012 in New York
City. (Photo by Frazer Harrison/Getty Images for Mercedes-Benz)
A model walks the runway at the VLOV-QingQing Wu
Spring 2013 fashion show during Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week on September 8, 2012
in New York City. (Photo by Frazer Harrison/Getty Images for Mercedes-Benz)
A model walks the runway at the VLOV-QingQing Wu
Spring 20 [..]
Published on 2012-09-09 17:16:00
NEW YORK, NY - SEPTEMBER 08: A model walks the
runway at the Marlon Gobel Spring 2013 fashion show during Mercedes-Benz
Fashion Week on September 8, 2012 in New York City. (Photo by Mike
Coppola/Getty Images for Mercedes-Benz)
Published on 2012-09-08 13:44:00
York, NY (August 2, 2012) As summer nears its end, the start
of the international fashion week season is just around the corner.
Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week, the first major stop in the circuit of fashion’s
most influential events, is gearing up for a week full of top international
designers and the next generation of emerging talent, to take center stage at
Lincoln Center. IMG Fashion, producer of the Event, announced today the
preliminary line up for New York City’s most renowned week.
Published on 2012-09-07 16:18:00
Philadelphia, PA (90degreez), August 20, 2012, 90degreez
presents Kings of Style, male luxury event, September 14, 2012 at the Skybox in
Philadelphia, Pa from 7pm - 11pm. Kings of Style will recognize and highlight
men who are making positive contributions to the fashion, style and image
Published on 2012-09-06 18:04:00
Mc5 is an audacious bag brand, founded in Hong Kong
in 2010 by French designer Philippe Montagne.
See the two collections and read more at
Published on 2012-09-06 18:02:00
New York‐based menswear designer Ninh Nguyen will be launching his Spring/Summer 2013 collection during New York
Fashion Week on Monday, September 10th, 2012, with two individual fashion
installations in a private events loft in the West Village.
See a few more sneak preview shots and read the entire press release at
Published on 2012-09-05 18:14:00
For the new fall season, Tailored Denim channels the
incomparable energy of two iconic
Published on 2012-09-05 18:10:00
Customers at a famous Isle
of Wight ferry crossing have been treated to the world’s first fashion show on
Published on 2012-09-04 17:40:00
Check out Guy West’s suggestions on How to Get the
British Country Look.
Text Copyright Guy West, posted by Permission.
Published on 2012-09-04 17:38:00
In the 1960’s and 1970’s Tiger of Sweden US
headquarters were based in the Empire
Published on 2012-09-03 18:25:00
Albam is hardly a brand famed for its conspicuous
branding, this is a case of their sensibility being at odds with such
Published on 2012-09-03 18:06:00
DaDa underwear launches this autumn/winter—updated drawers
for the modern man.
DaDa is a boutique underwear brand attempting to
fuse its key influences: art, music, style and the outdoors.
Sustainability is a core factor to the label.
Read more about the brand at
Published on 2012-09-02 12:13:00
The Shake Appeal's Autumn/Winter 2012 collection was
inspired by the life of street workers and the working class people in
Published on 2012-09-01 15:24:00
Afro-Sapien seeks to capture the genuine and
authentic, cool styles that highlight the essence of afro-centrism and
afro-culture as witnessed throughout the decades.
Read more and see another image at
Published on 2012-08-31 17:13:00
I was so happy to hear from Andrew Nowell, who has just
released a new brand of underwear called DaSoul!
Published on 2012-08-31 17:09:00
This Autumn, Veja
presents The Facteur Bag from its side collection, Projet Numéro Deux.
The Facteur is typical of Veja’s classic and
timeless style, taking its name from the French postal messengers featuring a
large internal space.
See the great bags and read more at
Published on 2012-08-30 19:43:00
Victoria house venue and the relaxed atmosphere of the event put the exhibitors
and buyers at ease, the event has generated a lot of press in the UK and is
considered to be one of the most popular menswear trade shows in Europe.
Read more and see the sneak preview at
Published on 2012-08-30 19:39:00
new Bleu de Chauffe collection is now declined in natural fabrics and tones:
organic tanned leathers in Havana, mocha or Kenya colors,
Published on 2012-08-29 14:45:00
Larose hats are far from being run of the mill.
Based on the “five panel” hat, they are hand-made by a Parisian professional hatter, using only the most noble of materials.
Published on 2012-08-29 14:42:00
Brazilian luxury brand, Osklen, recently shot their
spring/summer 2013 collection, which is entitled "Endless Summer."
Read more and see the collection at
Published on 2012-08-28 18:11:00
For a limited time, readers of Men’s Fashion by Francesco can obtain a 20% discount at Kent Denim online shop simply by entering the code francesco20.
Go to https://kent-denim.myshopify.com to claim your promo code now!
Thanks Kent Deinm!
Published on 2012-08-28 18:10:00
Italian lifestyle brand POLICE, already world-renowned for its signature sunglasses, has announced a collaboration with designer Yoshi Gohara.
The brand has launched the new collection under the name Younique 3, a spin on the POLICE slogan ‘Be Younique’. The new models boast a click hinge mechanism that helps prolong the life of the hinge.
Read the full story at POLICE Collaborates with Yoshi Gohara.
Photo Copyright Police, Text Copyright The Jewel Hut.
Published on 2012-08-28 18:08:00
Find out here and see the collection at Christian Pellizzari Autumn/Winter 2012.
Photos & text Copyright Chrisitan Pellizzari.
Published on 2012-08-27 17:02:00
The phrase “déjà vu” might be originally French, it’s been adopted by American language over the years, and it’s fair to say the French now mostly use it as weird transatlantic lexical “import.”
Déjà Vu is also the name of Sixpack France A/W12 collection, based on the desire to reactivate the familiar strangeness embodied by this bilingual term.
Read the full press release and see the collection at Sixpack Déjà Vu Collection.
Photos & text Copyright Sixpack.
Published on 2012-08-26 12:02:00
Through the story of previous winter season, a doomsday began and ended; the end of the world approached and accomplished its last will.
Published on 2012-08-26 11:57:00
For the SS2013 collection Kevin Azzopardi has continued his exploration into fashion systems. Physical Theory is a study in the pathways that exist in this industry – through sales, presentation and design.
See the collection and read the full press release at
Published on 2012-08-25 12:21:00
As if we had overlooked this before, imagine an archaic society, brisk light, clear lineage, cool stares and candid pedestrians, all united in their solemn embrace of light and clean forms. A shared focus fuelled by their poised demeanour, always effortlessly sharp and intelligently aware of what constitutes appearance. Stepping onto new horizons, wearers embrace sincerity and their sartorial senses from deep within. Uncomplicated and effortlessly plain they unite.
See the collection photos and [..]
Published on 2012-08-25 12:16:00
We Believe in People is born: a solidarity initiative, a universe of dreams, a community of Believers. A place for PEOPLE who believe in people and in the capacity of social transformation through development cooperation, initiatives that create opportunities.
Read the full release at
Published on 2012-08-24 10:47:00
Seasonal Themes | Mens, Apparel, Embellishments, Surface Treatments: While gem studding may not sound like the most masculine of embellishments, its runway rendition recalls testosterone-fueled templates - from punky emblems to matador preenings. The trademark silver studs of the punk era go luxe and come bejeweled, simultaneously reworking a DIY aesthetic and giving a street smart slant on luxury embellishment.
Published on 2012-08-24 10:37:00
Runway Emerging Trends | Men's Print Textile, Surface Treatments: Patternbank brings you it's second Menswear Print Trends report for Spring/Summer 2013. Here they bring a concise overview of the key looks sure to influence incoming seasons. From recent Menswear catwalk shows: Floral Man, Animal Lover, Metallic Riches, Black and White, along with Sorbet Brights print trends. We love Patternbank and think you will too. Presented on
Published on 2012-08-23 17:40:00
Antonio Azzuolo excels at combining sartorial tailoring with street fashion and—yes—a touch of Japan inspired by a recent trip!
See the entire collection and read more at Antonio Azzuolo, Eclectic Sartorial Traditions.
Photos Copyright Antonio Azzuolo.
Published on 2012-08-23 17:38:00
Latitude Supply Co. is a modern but nostalgic take on men’s fashion.
Published on 2012-08-22 13:25:00
Colombian underwear and swimsuit label, JOR, has just release its 2012 autumn/winter collection with amazing bright colors, stylish solids and stripes, and lots and lots of fantasia!
The collection consists of various styles in underwear, such as briefs and boxers, as well as jockstraps and swim suits.
Published on 2012-08-22 12:55:00
Mr Lundqvist in Pilot Style Reindeer Jacket in black and the founder of the brand in Pilot Style Suede Jacket.
Published on 2012-08-21 17:32:00
Premium menswear brand Remus Uomo is to launch a range of superior footwear to compliment their existing AW apparel collection.
Published on 2012-08-21 17:31:00
“What can be shown, cannot be said.”
The Ivanman spring/summer 2013 collection was inspired by the works of philosopher Ludwig Wittgenstein (1889 -1951).
Read the press release and see the collection Ivanman Spring Summer 2013.
Photos & text Copyright Ivanman.
Published on 2012-08-21 17:28:00
aptform focuses on handcrafted futurism.
Read the press release and see the collection at aptform by Michail Gkinis Autumn/Winter 2012.
Photos & text Copyright Michail Gkinis.
Published on 2012-08-20 18:20:00
Read the press release and see the collection at Ethosens: Touch and Feel A/W 2012.
”ETHOS” has the meaning Habit, and “SENS” has the meaning Sense.
ETHOSENS was born by fusing these two words.
Photos & text Copyright Ethosens.
Published on 2012-08-20 18:18:00
Fabiani has embarked on a serendipitous journey this summer 2013.
Distinctive tailoring, luxury fabrications, happy colors, unexpected pops & the introduction of
Published on 2012-08-20 18:15:00
The objective is to create a "genuine jeans" with a highly fashionable
Published on 2012-08-18 15:25:00
The effortless style of Marcus Hall’s grandfather played such an influential role in the designer’s life that the Marc Nelson line pays homage to him.
Raised in a small town in Tennessee, Marcus’ grandfather was notable for his natural fashion sense—the distinguished gentleman that he was.
Read more and see the collection at Marc Nelson: Inspired by Grandpa.
Photos Copyright Marc Nelson.
Published on 2012-08-17 18:21:00
Closest to any good restaurateur’s heart is the well-being of the guest and the minute attention to detail.
Published on 2012-08-17 18:19:00
Spring 2013, Calibre presents the impeccable guide to style.
Outfit uncertainty and unfortunate styling mishaps come to an end with a collection that is tailored, sharp and full of sophisticated cool.
Calibre is everyman’s style destination this spring.
Read the 10 fashion musts by Calibre and see the look book at
Published on 2012-08-16 19:31:00
The English sartorial brand Casely-Hayford and the equestrian inspired label Lavenham bring you a unique collaboration between two masters of British craftsmanship for their AW12 collection.
See more and read the full release at
Published on 2012-08-16 18:27:00
Chi Zhang is one of my favorite menswear designers! He is bold.
Published on 2012-08-16 18:24:00
Timoteo is always a lot of fun, especially in the hot summer months!
Published on 2012-08-15 18:28:00
You do not follow the pack,There is no need for a memebership card in your pocket,Nor do you think aobu tsubscirbint to the norm.You are the Ultimate
Published on 2012-08-15 18:25:00
Pierre Corthay was born into a family of actors and artists who lived for and from their art.
Published on 2012-08-15 18:23:00
He is only 21-years-old, but international swimming sensation James Magnussen has already stamped himself as one of Australia’s most exciting athletes.
Read the full press release and see more at
Published on 2012-08-14 18:22:00
Great new bags for fall/winter 2012!
Published on 2012-08-14 18:20:00
The brand Pijama prepares for the cold season with 4 new, warm wool textures to wrap and cuddle the technological devices that accompany us in our everyday lives: Smartphones, laptops, iPhones, Macbooks, and iPods.
See more products and read more at
Published on 2012-08-13 17:47:00
What is Amano?
It has to do with Japanese shrine construction and menswear!
Read about it here at Amano by No,No,Yes!
Photos Copyright No,No,Yes!
Published on 2012-08-13 17:46:00
What is Shosa? It has to do with Origami and menswear!
Find out more at Shosa by No,No,Yes!
Photos Copyright No,No,Yes!
Published on 2012-08-13 17:45:00
“No, No, Yes!” was co-founded by Taichiro Hashimoto and Makoto Kawamura in 2007.
They received many awards: their Leather Jacket has selected to be a collection at Musee des arts Decoratifs in Paris, France. Leather Award's leather wear prize in 2008, Japan Leather Award's grand prix in 2009, Japan Leather Award's silver prize in 2010. In addition, they designed Lenny Kravits's costumes for his world tours in 2012.
Read more about this label and see the collection at Interview with No, No, Y [..]
Published on 2012-08-12 19:32:00
Replay, the leading Italian producer of denim and smart casual wear, takes its innovative collection into its second season, F/W12.
See more and read the press release at Replay Laserblast.
Photos & text Copyright Replay.
Published on 2012-08-11 19:33:00
A fresh new casual shirt range from T.M.Lewin has landed...
T.M.Lewin is already famous for its hand finished business shirts but did you know that we design in-house and manufacture an extensive range of casual shirts too?
See more of the collection and read the press release at
Published on 2012-08-10 09:22:00
The winner of the summer underwear and swimwear contest brought to you by Tribe of Australia and Men’s Fashion by Francesco is Rick Weber from New York!
Rick has won $100 dollars of Tribe underwear and swimwear!
Published on 2012-08-10 08:43:00
New men’s fashion e-commerce site, LIFTLUXE opened its virtual doors on May 17th. With a curated inventory, high quality items at reasonable prices, and a convenient, masculine design, LIFTLUXE is a new and better way for the modern man to discover and buy designer apparel. Read more at LIFTLUXE: A New, Better Online Shopping Destination for the Professional Man.Photo & text Copyright Liftluxe.
Published on 2012-08-10 08:03:00
Today is the last day of the underwear and swimwear contest, brought to you by Tribeof Australia and Men’s Fashion by Francesco.
Before I announce the winner, I would like to thank you all for participating in this fun summer event!
It was interesting to read about your favorite brands of underwear and swimwear, as well as the reasons for which they are your favorites.
I hope you have had time to check out this great line of Aussie underwear and swimwear called Tribe.
Published on 2012-08-08 19:35:00
With the recent release of its newest ‘Platinum’ range of low-rider briefs, 2wink Australia is planning to maintain its hold on the U.S. men’s underwear market. Made with the luxury modal fabric, 2wink Australia is giving guys a new option in comfort and fit. These new low-rider briefs accentuate and add a little extra contouring to guys of any size. Modal is a semi-synthetic fiber that absorbs 50% more water than cotton, and which, unlike cotton, is resistant to fading and shrinking.
Published on 2012-08-07 20:07:00
The Spring/Summer 2013 collection of scott james continues the evolution of its Ameripean aesthetic, blending old-world craftsmanship with modern world sensibility that personifies the brand’s unique style.
Read the press release and see the collection at
Published on 2012-08-06 20:51:00
To present a collection inspired by the legacy of collision between two of the most iconic movements in youth culture, we looked to another, modern day tribe to bring it to life; the shop boys of Ben Sherman.
Read the press release and see the collection at Ben Sherman Autumn/Winter 2012 Mod, Meet Rocker.
Photos & text Copyright Ben Sherman.
Published on 2012-08-05 19:35:00
(LOS ANGELES - AUG. 3, 2012) - Iconic Aussie underwear brand 2wink Australia has added two sexy new ranges of swimwear briefs to its collection, entitled “Bondi & Surfers.”
Published on 2012-08-05 19:27:00
Coming soon, the Stephen F autumn/winter 2012 collection will feature pinstripe suits with fabric covered buttons, double-breasted cashmere coats with leather buttons, and double and single-breasted blazers.
Stay tuned! See a few more looks
Published on 2012-08-02 18:34:00
The duality of tailored ready-to-wear and an evolved sportswear category shapes the Fall/Winter 2012 men’s collection from Shipley & Halmos. Known for clean, minimalist lines and easy silhouettes, the brand’s focus from season to season is to speak to individuality and a modern classicism.
Exploring the themes of nostalgia and cold weather retreats inspired by Sam Shipley and Jeff Halmos’ annual trip to Colorado, the collection is anchored in diverse outerwear, surprising textures, and uni [..]
Published on 2012-08-01 19:29:00
Silas has returned to the European market with aplomb. It’s no longer the untamed beast of its past - “All hail the King, the King has returned!”
Instead Silas brings to the table mature collections with just a hint of that laissez faire attitude of old. This attitude is encapsulated in the look book produced the creative folk at The Sane Asylum.
Read the entire press release and see the collection at Silas Autumn/Winter 2012 Collection.
Photos & text Copyright Silas.
Published on 2012-07-31 19:02:00
Dutch denim store Tenue de Nîmes and Japan's oldest jeans brand Big John have teamed up
Published on 2012-07-30 16:41:00
Bespoken’s Fall/Winter 2012 collection explores the commonalities and contrasts of British woodsman gamekeepers and rebel vigilantes.
Published on 2012-07-29 17:25:00
The spectrum is the range of different colors which is produced when light passes through a glass prism or through a drop of water.
A rainbow shows the colors in the spectrum.
See the collection and read all about the rainbow and invisible rays, refraction and diffusion, collision and resistance—all at Cy Choi “Spectrum” Spring/Summer 2013.
Photos & text Copyright Cy Choi.
Published on 2012-07-28 15:54:00
Therese Alshammar, Swedish top athlete in swimming, has won 37 gold medals, 22 silver medals, and 12 bronze medals from the European Championships, World Championships, and Olympic Games.
The Summer Games Pilot Style Jacket
Published on 2012-07-28 15:53:00
Few models can do justice to the Timoteo label as this model, Justin James.
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Intricately woven, this rings true of those artisan folk at White Raven.
Published on 2012-07-26 16:59:00
A Belgium-based fashion label,
Published on 2012-07-25 16:53:00
Spring-Summer ‘13 plays with the philosophy of suits and the gamble it is symbolic of. It touches upon the nuances that are attached to the word ‘gamble’; gambling with life, gambling with the future and gambling with opportunities presented by those in places of power. Hence the collection suggests a pun on the term ‘suits’ - in a pack of cards or worn by the influential and important.
Read the entire press release and see the collection at
Published on 2012-07-25 16:27:00
For their AW12 collection TWOTHIRDS have kept the savoir faire of surf clothing whilst adding extra layers of maturity that can only be gleaned by a bit of time spent in the business.
Read the full press release and see the collection at Twothirds:
Published on 2012-07-24 17:00:00
This week I discovered a fascinating designer by the name of Saiful Annas Sin who specializes in traditional Malay menswear, particularly for wedding ceremonies.
Located in Shah Alam, Selangor, Malaysia, Saiful Sin starts with the traditional garments of Malay menswear and, then, presents them in varying degrees of contemporary fashion.
Read more here about traditional Malay attire.
Photos & text Copyright Saiful.
Published on 2012-07-23 17:12:00
Nico Didonna stylishly innovates an autumn/winter 2012/13 collection full of stimulating and dynamic pieces. Designed to empower the wearer with use of projecting structures, it is inspired by the overwhelming physical and symbolic beauty of awe-inspiring bridges built around the world.
Read the press release and see the collection at Nico Didonna Autumn/Winter 2012.
Photos & text Copyright Nico Didonna.
Published on 2012-07-23 17:10:00
Innovating since 1989, Boxfresh originates from humble market stall beginnings.
Published on 2012-07-22 13:34:00
The desert wind blows warm and soft on the SS 12 menswear collection of Avant Toi, wrapping natural colors for those who like to surprise through the simplicity of subtle tones.
Read more about Avant Toi and see the collection at Avant Toi
Published on 2012-07-21 11:58:00
I admit that I have not been so diligent in my Arabic studies over the past six months, but I haven’t forgotten everything.
When I came across this new menswear label, I immediately recognized its meaning—number eight.
Published on 2012-07-21 11:56:00
As I mentioned in the previous article, Thamanyah designer Ahmed
Published on 2012-07-20 14:53:00
Photographer Tom Cullis and Designer Timoteo Ocampo work well together and always get some amazing hot images.
Check out the collection at Timoteo Sportswear for the Secure-Kind-Of-Guy.
Photos & text Copyright Timoteo.
Published on 2012-07-20 14:51:00
REFORM, the collection fall / winter 2012-2013 combines the masculine and the feminine aspect of the Renaissance with the expression of color.
View the collection and read more at Lucio Vanotti Autumn/Winter 2012 Collection.
Photos & text Copyright Lucio Vanotti.
Published on 2012-07-20 14:50:00
...Simplicity and Clarity of Form
For the RAOUL Fall Winter 12 Men’s collection, we drew inspiration from the father of Modernist architecture, Le Corbusier, and those that adhered to his principles such as Albert Frey.
Read the press release and see the collection, as well as the video, at Raoul Menswear Autumn/Winter 2012.
Photos & text Copyright Raoul.
Published on 2012-07-20 14:48:00
Greek designer Stelios Koudounaris often draws inspiration from rock music, combing wild elegance with a minimalist approach, razor-cut designs and a futuristic mood.
See the collection at Stelios Koudounaris Autumn/Winter 2012 Collection.
Photos Copyrigh Stelios Koudounaris.
Published on 2012-07-20 14:46:00
The innovative style is a new take on the Kyrre cord, done in traditional color only in an updated silhouette, available in washed sand, burgundy, green, and blue.
Have a look at the press release and the new cords at Earnest Sewn Co. Autumn/Winter 2012.
Photos & text Copyright Earnest Sewn.
Published on 2012-07-20 14:45:00
Frapbois is a Japanese label that was founded in 2001 with the concept of “childish clothes for adults.”
Have a look at this playful collection at Frapbois Autumn/Winter 2012 Collection.
Photos Copyright Frapbois.
Published on 2012-07-19 13:04:00
Today the Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Swim 2013 kicks off in Miami with thousands of visitors descending on the city for five days.
The number of designers has reached an all time high with 30 international designers.
Most of the presentations involve women’s wear but a few menswear designs will be present as seen in the trailer.
Published on 2012-07-19 13:01:00
The 25th BREAD & BUTTER – tradeshow for selected brands, which took place from 6-8 July, 2011 for the fifth time on the historic grounds of the Berlin-Tempelhof Airport, is reporting outstanding results.
Published on 2012-07-19 12:06:00
Seasonal Themes | Key Items, Mens Apparel Denim Jeans: Top themes, key pieces and finishes for the Men's contemporary denim market. See how denim combines with "Outdoor Explorer," lux and cozy with the woods, as well as with "Band Mate" an indie rock theme. Two strong trends for Fall Winter 2013 - 2014. An exclusive report for
Published on 2012-07-18 17:38:00
Last weekend I took a trip to Atlantic City to check out the new high tech casino called Revel.
Published on 2012-07-18 17:36:00
Rad Hourani is not just any designer but rather can be considered a photographer, artist, filmmaker, writer, architect, and musician—all of which, when combined, allows him to push his vision without boundaries.
Read all about Rad and see the collection at Rad Hourani Collection #9.
Photos Copyright Rad Hourani.
Published on 2012-07-18 17:35:00
See more shots and read all about it at Sam Cycle Bag Spring/Summer 2012 by Property Of.
Photos & text Copyright the Property of.
Published on 2012-07-17 18:05:00
Along with new swimwear collections, 2EROS has released a new underwear collection for the Northern Hemisphere summer.
The collection is playful with solids, stripes, bands, and fun little accents.
Check out the collection here and, then, go to the promo page before August 10, 2012 to tell us what you think!
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The inspiration of Samira Algoe grew from studying classical men’s dancewear; from this point the silhouette for the collection was originated.
Published on 2012-07-16 18:09:00
2EROS has prepare a fun swimwear collection for the 2012 Northern Hemisphere summer!
Published on 2012-07-14 09:13:00
In continuing the theme of swimwear and underwear to accompany my summer contest with Australian label Tribe, I would like to introduce you to a new brand called Supawear, which will be released any day now!
Have a look at the press release here and then go to Men’s Fashion by Francesco Facebook page before August 10, 2012 to enter to win $100 of underwear/swimwear from Tribe.
Photos & text Copyright Supawear.
Published on 2012-07-13 17:39:00
By cheeky, I don’t intend audacious or bold…. You will have to check out the catalog at Are you a Gigo?
Published on 2012-07-12 18:04:00
As you already know, I am running a promo campaign to win $100 worth of swimwear and underwear; so I thought I would focus on some more labels.
What I like about the Colombian swimwear and underwear label, Jor, is the creative designs and vibrant colors.
Published on 2012-07-12 17:57:00
Last season superheroes played a great involvement in the inspiration of the collection. For fall, anime, which was a fond memory growing up ignited a lot of elements this time around. "Optimus Prime" who lead the Autobots in the anime series Transformers is the perfect title to this collection.
Read more and see the collection at Raun LaRose Autumn/Winter 2012 Collection “Optimus Prime”.
Photos & text Copyright Raun LaRose.
Published on 2012-07-11 17:51:00
Men’s Fashion by Francesco and Tribe of Australia have teamed up for a great summer promotion!
We are giving away $100 worth of Tribe underwear and swimwear to the winning contestant!
To enter, simply click on Men’s Fashion by Francesco Facebook page and follow the instructions:
Published on 2012-07-11 17:47:00
For spring/summer 2013, Kris Van Assche plays with the concept of the indispensible t-shirt, naming the collection TEE.
He playfully mixes the world of sports with the city in a hybrid of fabrics, colors, and styles.
Read the press release and see the collection at TEE Numero 16 / Spring/Summer 2013 by Kris Van Assche.
Photos & text Copyright Kris Van Assche.
Published on 2012-07-10 17:26:00
Men’s Fashion by Francesco and Tribe of Australia have teamed up for a great summer promotion!
We are giving away $100 worth of Tribe underwear and swimwear to the winning contestant!
To enter, simple click on Men’s Fashion by Francesco Facebook page and follow the instructions:
Published on 2012-07-09 18:12:00
We live between two worldsWe soar in the atmosphereWe creep upon the soilWe have the aspirations of creatures and the propensities of quadrupeds.
William Winwood Read, British Historian, Explorer, Philosopher
Read all about the multiple inspirations and see the collection at SixLee Spring Summer 2013 "We're All Together, Looking at the World in Color".
Photos & text Copyright SixLee.
Published on 2012-07-09 18:11:00
Polish fashion designer, Bartosz Malewicz is graduate of the International School of Costume and Fashion Design in Warsaw, where his graduation collection got a 1st
Published on 2012-07-09 18:09:00
Is it true that men also want to combine fashion and comfort? What are shoes for autumn? Who said that mushrooms are only for eating? Would a combination of comfort, casual, and fashion in shoes work? Why limit shades of blue to the Aegean Sea when they are so beautiful?
This collection is dedicated to our male customers:El Naturalista knows that men also want to have a choice in shoe styles. They also want to walk comfortably and beautifully through life. And they want to be comfortable even w [..]
Published on 2012-07-08 19:24:00
“The Good Son”
Pray, and pray hard, but don't stop rowing.
Pray, and pray hard, but don't stop rowing.“I hope your have bad bad influences and develop bad personalities … I wish this with all my heart”Chistos Stergioglou (Doogtooth Film)
Read more about the inspiration and view the collection at Los Vladimirovich Spring/Summer 2012-07 “The Good Son”.
Photos & text Copyright Los Vladimirovich.
Published on 2012-07-07 16:44:00
Gideon Tam continues to combine premium materials, high standards of production and modern designs in his newest 2012 spring/summer collection.
This knitwear-led label, Placed by Gideon, follows a simple color palette of greys, blacks, and whiles, all accentuating the quiet theme of luxury.
See the collection at Placed by Gideon SS12.
Photos Copyright Placed by Gideon.
Published on 2012-07-05 17:55:00
Artillery men’s underwear its art and fashion blended together. The new company introduced their first ‘artistic’ limited edition early this this year. This cool new brand is showcasing designs from different artists; painters, graffiti artists, graphic designers, and amateurs who are having fun and showing their art to the world. For this first collection they got great talents from all around the world including New York, London, Berlin, Australia and Colombia.
Read more and watch the vi [..]
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Those clever chaps at It's Nice That have come up trumps again and commissioned filmmaker Jai Rafferty to celebrate the
Published on 2012-07-04 16:52:00
Founded in 1863 by John A. Frye, The Frye Company is the oldest continuously operated shoe company in the United States. Mr. Frye ran the business for nearly 50 years and after his death in 1911, his family continued to run the company until 1945. Frye’s footwear has a long and illustrious history…
Read more and see the boots and shoes at Frye Footwear.
Published on 2012-07-04 16:51:00
Sandast is luxury leather accessories company based in Los Angeles with an updated vintage feeling steeped in the history of America.
See the bags and read more at Sandast Luxury Leather.
Photos & text Copyright Sandast.
Published on 2012-07-03 16:21:00
It was in December 2010 that the photographer Romain Bernardie James departs for Congo - Brazzaville alongside the team Siestes Electroniques in search of fabrics and psychedelic subequatorial adventure.
Two years later, the earth trembles beneath the feet of the people in the capital, so hard that the shockwave is felt to Kinshasa.
But this time, it's not a freak of nature but rather from a series of explosions from the arsenal of the Congolese Armed Forces: 300 deaths, 2,300 injured and 14,000 [..]
Published on 2012-07-03 15:51:00
Worn by is a label dedicated to capturing the most iconic moments in music history.
Published on 2012-07-03 15:39:00
This season Christian Pellizzari accompanies us in a dreamlike adventure in a jungle imagined by an Englihs lord, giving life to interesting tribal contaminations in his wardrobe.
Playing with the iconic items in the history of male clothing, the collection expresses itself chameleon effects to animal textures.
Read the entire press release and see the collection at
Published on 2012-07-02 18:37:00
What can be more poignant than the disturbed mind of Travis Bickle but what is more is what adorned him.
Published on 2012-07-02 18:34:00
An exhibition by the photographer Steve McCurry provided a starting point for Wooyoungmi designers Woo Youngmi and Woo Janghee this SS13 season.
Published on 2012-07-01 16:36:00
Yesterday I spoke about Milan Fashion Week, the highlights and the lowlights. Today I will offer my opinion on Paris Fashion Week, which was pleasantly more fanciful, but—of course—that also means less “mainstream.” Anyway, creativity was definitely on the runway, something I always prefer!
To me, fashion is not about maintaining the status quo but rather freely expressing one’s identity within the context of innovation. Each time I see a creative collection of menswear, I feel a sense [..]
Published on 2012-06-29 15:49:00
The Spring/Summer collection was inspired by Andy Warhol’s trip to China in the 1980’s – together with photographer friend Christopher Makos.
“Industrial disillusion” is a reference to the industrial revolution that took place in Europe in the late 19th century.
Read the full press release and see the collection at Tillmann Lauterbach Re-launches Men's Label for SS 2013.
Photos & text Copyright Tillmann Lauterbach.
Published on 2012-06-29 15:36:00
Milan Fashion Week has come and gone.
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Easy elegance. Rumpled sophistication. For Spring/Summer 2013, Façonnable is all about understated, modern masculinity and natural femininity—a couple that exudes quiet confidence and polished appeal.
Read and see more at The Façonnable Collection for Spring-Summer 2013:
Photos & text Copyright Façonnable.
Published on 2012-06-28 17:24:00
An update take on a traditional Façonnable sailing theme was the starting point for the Cruise Collection. Fresh and focused, this chic sportswear collection presents technical details while meeting the elegance of a traditional week end wardrobe.
Read and see more at Façonnable Cruise 2013.
Photos & text Copyright Façonnable.
Published on 2012-06-27 17:17:00
When thinking Biker jackets the classic image of Brando as Terry Malloy in 'On the Waterfront' jumps to the fore. This classic Staple piece has been re-invented somewhat by fledgling Tokyo based label White Raven.
Read more at
Published on 2012-06-26 17:53:00
HOGAN is pleased to announce Stephen Dorff as Autumn/Winter 12 Campaign New Face.
Shot at the legendary Cinecitta' Studios in Rome by photographer Alexey Hay with the art direction of Alex Wiederin, the campaign features Stephen Dorff in the incomparable charm of a movie set.
Read more and see the collection at Stephen Dorff, the New Face of Hogan.
Photos & text Copyright Hogan.
Published on 2012-06-26 17:52:00
Oliver Brown has launched its 2012 shooting collection... Featured both online and in store, Oliver Brown is the very first and only outfitter to stock a complete summer lightweight shooting kit.
Favorites for shooting in the warming climates of summer include the lightweight 100% cotton breeks with adjustable buckle leg fastening and zip fly, two side pockets and rear pocket. Popular are the Dorset lightweight shooting socks made of 88% cotton, and 12% nylon they are perfect for grouse shooting [..]
Published on 2012-06-26 17:49:00
Fresh, young and stylish faces have been chosen for the next Replay Fall/Winter 2012-2013 campaign: Emily Di Donato and Miles McMillan are the new unique protagonists.
Lensed by talented French photographer Thierry Le Goués, who took part of the memorable Replay early 2000’s campaigns, this successful collaboration continues with a renewed casting and an up-to-date setting.
The classic black background gives way to a new color, a warm brown which goes well with denim and emphasizes the blue/i [..]
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The masculine men’s underwear brand Bluebuck has partnered with England Rugby Champion, Ben Cohen, to produce special edition underwear in support of Ben's Stand Up Foundation.
Read more and check out the collection at Ben Cohen in Bluebuck Underwear.
Photos & text Copyright Bluebuck.
Published on 2012-06-25 18:11:00
All collections at Centre Commercial have a social or environmental dimension. A number of different approaches are found; from local rediscover our world through different eyes.
Vibrantly refreshing, pervaded by a kind of revolutionary spirit that generates a more light-hearted and optimistic approach to everyday living, the collection stands out in its quest for colour and the lightness of its outfits.
Read more and check out the collection at Patrizia Pepe Spring/Summer 2013.
Photos & text Co [..]
Published on 2012-06-25 18:09:00
Nestled in the volcanic mountains outside Guatemala City, the Osborn team made of former out-of-work cobblers and gifted local artisans, hand-craft and sign each pair of shoes.
Read more and check out the collection at Osborn: Derbies at Centro Commercial.
Photos Copyright Veja.
Published on 2012-06-22 17:08:00
I am always on the lookout for new, emerging designers, trends, and labels.
Published on 2012-06-21 17:47:00
I just received one of the most touching press releases ever; it is from Rene Gurskov:
The lucky collection spring/summer 2013 dedicated to that special moment described in the Donna Summer classic Lucky…
See the collection and read more at Rene Gurskov, A Tribute to Donna Summer.
Photos & text Copyright Rene Gurskov.
Published on 2012-06-20 17:34:00
Astrid Andersen returns for her second season on the MAN catwalk for Spring/Summer 2013. Combining her unique urban aesthetic with spirituality and religion she turns perceived notions of sports-technical design and contemporary streetwear on their head.
Published on 2012-06-20 17:32:00
Completely uncompromising in its approach, LN-CC is an ever-evolving platform of clothing, music and books housed in both a physical and digital environment.
Read more and see the collection at
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AGI & SAM presented their second catwalk collection as part of FASHION EAST and TOPMANS’s MAN initiative, which continues their exploration of print and the silhouettes of modern menswear, this season inspired by memories of being made to watch rubbish 80’s detective programs in their grandparent’s front rooms.
Read more and see the images at
Published on 2012-06-19 18:32:00
Shaun Samson’s Spring/Summer ‘13 collection is an inward exploration of the male self during adolescence. It’s a peek into teen angst, and a reference to different ways guys deal with and release their emotions though geeking out on their hobbies.
Read more and see the images at
Published on 2012-06-19 18:01:00
Domingo Rodriguez presented his 2013 spring/summer collection at the London collections with LCFM last Friday at the Royal Society of Arts London.
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Check out the first ever London Collections: Men.
Published on 2012-06-14 18:03:00
London hosts its first fashion week dedicated to menswear | PambiancoNews:
Published on 2012-06-14 17:53:00
Color Preview | Men's, Apparel, Accessories, Contemporary Market:
Published on 2012-06-14 17:47:00
coeur is the new fresh and exciting menswear lifestyle label launching spring/summer 2012.
The brainchild of London College of Fashion graduate, Peter Jeun Ho Tsang, this unique brand combines luxurious silk jacquard fabrics woven in England, with bold colors, soft tailoring, and quirky design details to generate a playfully preppy collection.
Setting it apart from other menswear labels, coeur is giving the modern day dandy a nod in the right direction.
Read more and see the collection at coeu [..]
Published on 2012-06-13 18:00:00
Straight from Italy, Alan Red is the original t-shirt company since 1996.
Published on 2012-06-12 18:20:00
A soft, more unstructured approach to Italian street style suiting and shirts.
Read more and see the collection at Asos Spring/Summer 2012 Trend “Tailoring”.
Photos & text Copyright Asos.
Published on 2012-06-12 18:19:00
A distinct outdoor feel that fuses functionality with classic Nordic sea-wear.
Read more and see the collection at Asos Spring/Summer 2012 Trend “Ocean Blue”.
Photos & text Copyright Asos.
Published on 2012-06-12 18:18:00
A combination of military detailing and references from the eco friendly Fuji Rock festival.
Read more and see the collection at Asos Spring/Summer 2012 Trend “Mount Fuji”.
Photos & text Copyright Asos.
Published on 2012-06-12 18:16:00
A modern take on vintage Americana and 1970’s West Coast inspirations.
Read more and see the collection at Asos Spring/Summer 2012 Trend “Laurel Canyon”.
Photos & text Copyright Asos.
Published on 2012-06-11 17:25:00
Every year The Guardian Sustainable Business Awards highlight leadership in the field of sustainable business and encourage organisations to share best practice in the field of sustainability.
Veja, recognised by the judges as “positively disruptive of the traditional status quo”, has been awarded in the supply chain category for the fair trade sourcing of its ecological materials (organic cotton, wild rubber from the Amazon and vegetable-tanned leather), its implication on the ground and th [..]
Published on 2012-06-11 17:24:00
Photographer Tom Cullis teamed up with Timoteo Ocampo to work on a shoot with Guy M., who is brand new to the modeling world.
Posing in a variety of looks, ranging from white jeans to swim suits, Guy M. did a great job in bringing Timoteo’s styles the justice they deserve.
I particularly like the white bathing suit with the red accept and external pull string.
Check out the sexy photos at Timoteo Athletic Collection.
Photos Copyright Timoteo.
Published on 2012-06-10 17:30:00
Stone Island will exhibit 30 years of its history from 1982 to today.
The brand that belongs to Sportswear Company and is headed by Carlo Rivetti retraces its history dedicated to textile research and experimentation, the study of garments’ function and use and to innovation, often investigating worlds that are far from clothing.
A point of view and approach to research that is acknowledged as an indispensable reference for the sportswear and design worlds.
Check out the autumn/winter 2012 [..]
Published on 2012-06-07 18:23:00
For spring/summer 2012, Ankar Sweden is celebrating Spring with rich earthy tones.
Yes, there are pops of pink, green, and orange, as well as vibrant yellow and blue like the bright sun in the sky.
See the entire collection and read more about Ankar at
Published on 2012-06-07 18:03:00
Innovating since 1989, Boxfresh originates from humble market stall beginnings. An original bastion of British street wear and a brand that inspired an entire generation of forward thinking style enthusiasts,
Read all about Boxfresh and see the video of the autumn/winter 2012 collection at Boxfresh Autumn/Winter 2012.
Photos, video & text Copyright Boxfresh.
Published on 2012-06-06 18:39:00
February 2012 witnessed revered designer Louise 'LF' MARKEY launch her eponymous menswear line at London Fashion Week in association with Fashion East. Fashion
The collection looks to a myriad of disparate influences and references, such as work wear uniforms, 90s surf-wear and true blue traditional shirting.
Read all about LF Markey and see the collection at LF Markey Launches Men's Collection.
Photos & text Copyright LF Markey.
Published on 2012-06-06 18:37:00
Inspired by his own extensive adventures across the globe and the abundance of dilapidated luggage leftovers with which he returned, entrepreneur and founder of Blue Claw Co. decided to take bags by the proverbial handle and restitch the rule book on function, durability and elegance.
Published on 2012-06-06 17:55:00
I really enjoyed my time with Salah Barka when I visited him in Tunis, Tunisia almost two years ago.
Since the time I met Salah, I have been intrigued by his designs, which are combinations of contemporary trends, national Tunisian costume, and assorted tribal influences.
This season for spring/summer 2012, Salah has produced another stunning collection of menswear with all the right accents.
The name of the collection is “The New Religious Colleciton.”
Way to go, Salah!
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Published on 2012-06-05 18:16:00
Albam is an independent clothing company, founded in 2006 to produce Modern Crafted Clothing for the discerning male.
It’s now 5 years into what can only be described as an extremely successful tenure, thus far Its a BIG 5th Anniversary year folks....
See the collection at Albam Clothing: Simply Crafted & Literary Conscious.
Photos & text Copyright Albam.
Published on 2012-06-05 17:40:00
Set designer and artistic director Alun Davies has been busily creating worlds of visual inspiration for a variety of media following on from positions at SHOWStudio and alongside the influential Shona Heath.
See the collection here at
Published on 2012-06-04 18:44:00
British-based Korean menswear talent Jaewan Park presents a considered and reflective new aesthetic and sensibility for contemporary masculinity strongly rooted in the timeless tradition of tailoring and the classic male wardrobe.
Published on 2012-06-04 18:41:00
Aqua’s pioneering approach to British fashion and consistency for producing bold directional collections have earned them their unique position at the forefront of the High Street for style leading design, experimental fabrics and unapologetic silhouettes.
A cutting edge e-commerce platform echoed by contemporary flagship stores at either end of London’s Carnaby Street create a point of different in a market for the image conscious youth of today with new styles from directional seasonal col [..]
Published on 2012-06-03 13:45:00
The new Bulgarian label, Pause Jeans, has just released their new 2012 spring/summer collection.
See the collection at Pause Jeans 2012 Spring/Summer Collection.
Published on 2012-06-02 16:55:00
For spring/summer 2012, Matt Davis, always interested in research and stylistic evolution, offers a rich collection of intriguing ideas and transnational cultural influences.
A new collection able to satisfy old friends, as well as fascinate new one, thanks to an innovative and experimental offering, treated with the same passion.
Read and see the collection at
Published on 2012-06-02 16:21:00
The Fall/Winter 2012 GANT by Michael Bastian collection is a journey back to Michael Bastian’s own college days in Boston.
Published on 2012-06-01 17:15:00
Tenue de Nîmes have released a video today which is an ode to the Red Wing Shoes Hand-sewn collection. The video shows a crated selection of Tenue de Nîmes looks that compliment the hand-crafted Red Wing Spring Summer 2012 collection.
Published on 2012-06-01 14:11:00
Another contender for “Who is on next” at Pitti Uomo is Erïk Bjerkesjö, a young designer who hails from Stockholm. After earning a master’s degree in Advanced Footwear and Accessories design from Polimoda, he entered the world of fashion with his own personal concept of elegance for men..
See the collection at Who Is On Next? Erïk Bjerkesjö at Pitti Uomo.
Text Copyright & Courtesy Pitti Uomo.
Published on 2012-06-01 14:00:00
Here are the finalists and all the news about the fourth edition:
Francesco Alosi, Erïk Bjerkesjö, Andrea Cammarosano andLucio Vanotti for prêt-à-porter; and Move Officine del Cappello and YOU Footwear for accessories.
Read all about Francesco at “Who Is On Next” Pitti Uomo 2012:
Published on 2012-05-31 20:16:00
Los Angeles Fashion Design Company Timoteo Launches “Timoteo Sport 2.0,” the Next Generation Athletic Underwear
New York, NY – Timoteo, the Los Angeles based men’s athletic-wear brand catering
Published on 2012-05-31 20:05:00
On the occasion of Pitti Uomo 82, Pitti Immagine will present the fourth edition of “WHO IS ON NEXT? UOMO”, the project produced in cooperation with Pitti Immagine Uomo, Altaroma and L’Uomo Vogue
One designer who is “on next” is Lucio Vanotti.
Read about this Italian designer and see his video at Who Is on Next at Pitti Uomo? Lucio Vanotti?
Photo a/w12 collection Copyright Lucio Vanotti, text Copyright Pitti Uomo.
Published on 2012-05-31 19:48:00
Published on 2012-05-31 19:43:00
Have you ever wondered what is London Punk?
Published on 2012-05-30 17:18:00
Recently I was honored to have interviewed the founder of Sette Neckwear, Peter Watkins, a man who had an incredible start in fashion!
Read the interview on my e-mag at Exclusive Interview with Peter Watkins, Founder Sette Neckwear.
Published on 2012-05-29 17:54:00
A graduate from the prestigious Royal Academy of Fine Arts in Antwerp, Daniel Andresen was awarded the Flanders Fashion Institute's grand prize in his final year.
Published on 2012-05-28 17:51:00
Recently I was privileged to conduct an exclusive interview with Stephen Ferber, designer and founder of the Swedish label Stephen F, who has been working with clothes since 1990.
Read the complete interview on my e-mag at
Published on 2012-05-25 09:25:00
The summer collection of hats proposed by Kangol comes from the idea of using more and more natural materials, reinterpreting classic styles with modern and technical innovations, to better protect the unforeseen weather season.
Read all about the technology behind the brand at Functional – Technological – Green– Classic Design: Kangol.
Photos & Text Copyright Kangol.
Published on 2012-05-24 18:22:00
Jakarta Fashion & Food Festival returned for the ninth time at at Sentra Kelapa Gading area on May 12-27 2012.
The theme for this year was Innofashion, which is the mixture of Innovation and Fashion—the only way to interpret rich national culture in fashion and the culinary industry.
Read more about one of the few designers who presented any menswear at all at Jakarta Fashion Week & Raden Sirait.
Photo Copyright Image.net.
Published on 2012-05-23 18:00:00
The European Football
Published on 2012-05-23 17:57:00
Homage to OLYMPIA, the ultra light sneaker which launched in 2004 for the Summer Olympic games, the 2012 edition represents an authentic example of urban laid-back elegance and is to be worn outside the tracks.
The OLYMPIA 2012 Special Edition comes in white leather with the iconic H embroidered in multicolored thread. For Women, the OLYMPIA is gold on white leather and for Men, silver on taupe suede.
Photos & text Copyright Hogan.
Published on 2012-05-22 18:48:00
Mitchell Roberts distinguishes itself as a premier source for high-quality silk ties to major clothing brands from around the world.
Since its establishment, Mitchell Roberts has sold its line of 100-percent Jacquard Silk Woven Fabric ties through various partner retailers.
Read more and see more ties at Silk Ties by Mitchell Roberts.
Photos & text Copyright Mitchell Roberts.
Published on 2012-05-21 18:36:00
Vividbraille was launched 9 years ago and has opened its first boutique in Chicago.
The label seeks to combine “futuristic functionality”—something about which I am interested in learning lot’s more—with traditional craftsmanship.
What’s innovative is that all their garments are made in Chicago!
Published on 2012-05-21 17:54:00
Last night when Ty was hosting the 2012 Billboard Music Awards in Las Vegas, he was wearing Jack Spade.
He chose the Jack Spade “Doyle Suit” and the Jack Spade “Parsons Medium Plaid Shirt.”
See more images of Ty Burrell in Jack Spade and read what I think of Modern Family at
Published on 2012-05-19 16:16:00
After four races, the challenger Energy Team retains their place at the top of the overall leader board, which is an amazing performance!
Published on 2012-05-19 15:48:00
The goal to make the perfect pair of denim started when founders Victor and SarahLytvinenko began making jeans in their North Carolina living room in 2007.
Self-proclaimed “non-automated jean smiths,” the married couple now uses vintage sewing machines to create limited edition American crafted denim in their downtown Raleigh, North Carolina workshop.
Read all about the brand at Raleigh Denim Spring/Summer 2012.
Photos & text Copyright Raleigh.
Published on 2012-05-18 19:43:00
Energy Team is on fire after the first day of the America’s Cup World Series 2012 in Venice!
The team is leading the competition after an amazing racing day.
Published on 2012-05-18 19:18:00
What do you think of this?
Published on 2012-05-17 17:56:00
This video features an interview with Loïck Peyron, after the 1st day of competition (Thursday, May 17 2012), during Venice's AC series.
Published on 2012-05-16 18:56:00
Meeting with Arnaud Psarofaghis, who is actually the wind trimmer of Energy Team, during Venice's AC Series.
Published on 2012-05-16 18:53:00
Super hot Sam Rivera is the new model to sport the latest gear from CELLBLOCK 13.
Published on 2012-05-15 18:52:00
I am very excited that I have been chosen as one of the collaborating journalists/bloggers of a fine Swiss watch-making brand named Corum, which is the official sponsor of France’s Energy Team, who will be competing at the America’s Cup in Venice, Italy, May 15-20.
The America’s Cup is the oldest and most coveted prize of any international competition.
Published on 2012-05-15 18:16:00
Years ago when I was living in Italy, Primo Emporio stood for radical men’s clothing…avant-garde trends…and “transgressive” styles.
Published on 2012-05-15 17:25:00
Seasonal Theme | Men’s Contemporary Market:
Published on 2012-05-14 19:20:00
Season Trend Report | Mens: This must-see forecast report highlights the 5 top trend themes for the F/W 2013-14 menswear market. On view: Scottish Higlands, Baroque, Urban Tailoring, Tribal Mountaineer, and Punk Glam. . .
Published on 2012-05-14 18:23:00
The ‘Denny’ jacket was inspired by the works of Dennis Wilson, the drummer of the Beach Boys.
Ribbens was established in 2011 by Richard Deeney and Emily Naismith with a collective view to produce quality menswear which is designed and produced in England.
See the jacket and read more at A Salut to Dennis Wilson by Ribbens.
Photos & text Copyright Ribbers.
Published on 2012-05-12 10:24:00
Inspired by the different countries, cultures and people that make up our global community,
Published on 2012-05-12 10:21:00
Alternative founder and Chief Creative Officer Greg Alterman and Design Director Lissa Zwahlen have created a list of their favorite spring 2012 Alternative styles.
Both Alterman and Zwahlen have provided quotes on exactly why these spring styles are their favorites.
Check out the quotes and items at Alternative:
Published on 2012-05-10 18:42:00
Malak Ni offers a selection of classical, modern and contemporary neck wear and accessories in various patterns and styles to fit Nashville's needs.
Learn more about the collection and see the look book at “Reflection” by Malak Ni: Spring/Summer 2012.
Photos & text Copyright Malak Ni.
Published on 2012-05-10 18:41:00
Decrepit weather beaten floorboards creek as a rigid towering figure treads inertly forward. Distorted, stern and sterile, it stands tall and observes its stained yet pristine surroundings.
See the collection here and read more about it at Obscur Autumn/Winter 2012 Static - Manifest.
Photos & text Copyright Obscur.
Published on 2012-05-09 18:15:00
Bone Wear’s new Square Boxers in silky Bijou Turquoise with White or Colour Trim are now listed online.
For more angles, click here.
Photos & text Copyright Bone Wear.
Published on 2012-05-09 18:14:00
May 2012 – Italian premium denim brand, CYCLE, presents their Autumn/Winter 12 collection, based on the solitary journey of the nomad soul in a mountainous setting.
The wolf, symbol of cunningness, grit and independence is the main character of collection.
The collection is casual but great.
Published on 2012-05-09 18:12:00
An innovative and sustainable fashion concept makes fashion more accessible by providing emerging fashion designers with the tools to generate profit and increase their visibility.
Read all about the konzept at Konzept86: a Store for Emerging Designers!
Photos & text Copyright Konzept86.
Published on 2012-05-08 18:28:00
The 2012 Fall/Winter collection of German Luxury pant company MAC is focused on masculinity and authenticity.
See the collection and read much more at MAC Pants Men’s Collection Fall/Winter 2012.
Photos & text Copyright MAC.
Published on 2012-05-07 18:17:00
Published on 2012-05-06 17:24:00
Bernhard Willhelm is renowned for his love of mixing absurdity with high fashion.
Published on 2012-05-05 15:12:00
Astrid Andersen takes to the catwalk at London Fashion Week for the first time for Autumn/Winter 2012 as a part of the prestigious MAN menswear showcase bringing the unique sports-luxe aesthetic with sophisticated twists to the international stage.
Read more of the press release and see spring/summer 2012 at Astrid Andersen at London Collections:
Published on 2012-05-03 19:18:00
Published on 2012-05-02 18:15:00
Leading Italian lifestyle brand, POLICE, is pleased to announce Welsh actor Luke Evans as the new UK Brand Ambassador.
Born in 1983, the Italian brand emerged at an important period that saw sunglasses transform from a simple accessory to a fashion statement.
Find out more at Police:
Published on 2012-05-01 18:22:00
Strategically located between the 2 Italian cities, Vicenza and Padova, is a company named FGF Industry, which offers several brands that I enjoyed back in Italy.
The brands of FGF Industry include Brands by Enzo Fusco, BPD, C.P. Company, Blauer Helmets, and Blauer USA.
But there is a twist…or a catch…well, read more at Blauer USA—It Takes an Italian.
Photos Copyright Blauer USA.
Published on 2012-04-30 18:01:00
Police was created in 1983 at a time when sunglasses were transforming from a simple accessory to a fashion statement.
See the images at Here Come…Police! where you can find more info.
Be sure to check out Police for women and Police for kids.
Photos Copyright Police.
Published on 2012-04-29 17:14:00
A time capsule is an hermetic recipient created in order to preserve messages and objects from the present so that they can be discovered by future generations.
Go to Time Capsule by Ana Locking to read all about the collection and see the images.
Photos & text Copyright Ana Locking.
Published on 2012-04-28 16:57:00
Milan - April 23, 2012 - Antony Morato is pleased to announce the official opening of its store online, which will give the brand loyalists the opportunity to immerse themselves in the world Antony Morato, young and dynamic, but at the same time able to quickly establish itself in the world of men’s fashion.
Read more about the online store and see the 2012 spring/summer collection at Antony Morato Launches Online Store.
Photos & text Copyright Antony Morato.
Published on 2012-04-26 19:31:00
Worn By is a label dedicated to capturing the most iconic moments in rock ?n' roll history.
We work with original artists, musicians and photographers to revive original designs worn by legends of the past.
See the tees and read more at
Published on 2012-04-26 19:30:00
As always the collection takes inspiration from what the boys love, these being punk,
Published on 2012-04-25 17:17:00
Ever since Net-A-Porter revolutionised women's fashion online, menswear portals have been struggling to sew up the male market. This Spring, BASOUK.com presents their solution – a new menswear portal that brings together over 1,000 brands and 25,000 fashion items.
Published on 2012-04-25 17:16:00
Every man needs a hanky!
Published on 2012-04-25 17:14:00
Eco fashion brand Rapanui has launched a new collection for summer that includes tops made from an eco fabric derived from Eucalyptus and t-shirts that are manufactured using wind turbines.
Read more and see the video at Rapanui Summer ’12 Collection.
Published on 2012-04-24 17:45:00
Known for its boundary pushing vibrancy and cutting edge style,
Published on 2012-04-23 18:08:00
Urban Alpha is a new men’s clothing retailer from the UK, with some big dreams on how to make shopping online a better experience.
Published on 2012-04-22 18:27:00
Last night my 88-year-old friend from New York gave me a menswear catalog by Lew Magram, which was dated 1972.
Published on 2012-04-21 14:48:00
AussieBUM is being featured in the upcoming movie of the year:
Published on 2012-04-21 14:30:00
We all know the Summer Olympics are approaching fast, and athletes around the world are training with all tenacity and strength to qualify for their events.
Meanwhile, fashion houses like Boggi Milano are focusing on style in preparation for the great events.
See what Boggi Milano has planned at
Published on 2012-04-20 17:13:00
York, NY – Timoteo, the Los Angeles based men’s designer that caters
Published on 2012-04-17 18:18:00
Today a cousin sent me a photo from when I was just 8 years old, and I thought to share the memories with you!
Published on 2012-04-16 18:17:00
New York City native Carl Cunow had been working inthe fashion industry for years but found that when he needed the perfect swimsuit for himself, it didn’t exist—so he made it.
See more and read all about this collection at Carl Cunow & Onia Spring/Summer 2012
Photos & text Copyright Onia.
Published on 2012-04-16 18:15:00
For this season a definitive change has come about within the TRIWA collections.
It’s all about diversity throughout, depth of the spectrum of color, materials, textures and intricate detailing.
See more and read all about this collection at Triwa Spring/Summer 2012.
Photos & text Copyright Triwa.
Published on 2012-04-15 17:44:00
This Military inspired watch from Swedish watchmakers Triwa is the ideal wrist adornment for summer.
Read more and see the watches at Triwa Watches.
Photos & text Copyright Triwa.
Published on 2012-04-14 13:39:00
ANNTIAN Now & Then:
Published on 2012-04-12 18:28:00
This season, KRISVANASSCHE introduces a collaboration with Lee® that celebrates the heritage and expertise of this authentic denim brand mixed with the sophisticated world of Kris Van Assche where modern masculinity is of the essence
Read more and see the collection at Lee & KRISVANASSCHE Autumn/Winter 2012 Collection.
Photos & text Copyright KRISANASSCHE.
Published on 2012-04-11 19:52:00
The Lyle & Scott collection for autumn/winter 2012 is entitled “On the Road” and is inspired by Kerouac’s fast tempo account of the Fifties’ Beat movement in the US.
Read more and see the collection at Lyle & Scott.
Copyright Lyle & Scott.
Published on 2012-04-10 18:04:00
ES Collection was founded 2006 in Barcelona, specializing in menswear, but their difference from other brands is the exclusive design, tailoring, and high quality.
You have to see this amazingly sexy collection of swimwear and underwear at
Published on 2012-04-09 18:55:00
For this season the story follows the first seven days after Mount St. Helen’s eruption.
Published on 2012-04-06 21:26:00
The new Odeur unisex collection Temps de Voyage offers a more strict, and less over sized
Published on 2012-04-05 19:25:00
The Autumn-Winter 12/13 collection “Ensemble” is about looking elegant with ease, beautiful but not forced. It’s about usable pieces for the regular days or evenings in grand saloons. It’s the subtle, small things such as the Ubi Sunt main features like the frilled edges, unconstructed suit jackets and the exquisite knitted jersey that assemble the looks self-evidence. It’s about letting things have its way, and simply be.
See the collection and read all about it at Ubi Sunt Autumn/Wi [..]
Published on 2012-04-05 19:12:00
Andre Lisowski continues moving the collection of Delikatessen into color with a keen sense of proportion, allying skillfully the low-key and the bold. What stands out in the collection is the delicacy in the slim tailoring, effortless styling, and a refined color blocking.
Read more and see the collection at Delikatessen Autumn/Winter 2012 “Tomato.”
Photos & text Copyright Delikatessen, Courtesy Temporary Showroom.
Published on 2012-04-04 18:27:00
At Seoul Fashion Week, Korean designer Kathleen Kye presented what she interprets as a collection of macho-ism.
See the collection and read more at Kathleen Kye:
Published on 2012-04-04 14:20:00
Bone Wear is once again the official underwear and swimwear supplier to Mr. Gay World, with this year's event being held in Johannesburg, South Africa on Sunday 8 April.
South Africa is represented by Mr Gay South Africa 2012, Lance Weyer.
Photo Copyright Bone Wear.
Published on 2012-04-03 19:50:00
In his collections Sjaak Hullekes plays with the fragility of men, their behaviors and modern times.
With his designs Sjaak Hullekes gives it’s wearer a particular kind of extra, a way to escape from daily cares to create a romanticized life.
To Sjaak Hullekes men’s clothing succeeds only when there is been thought of its efficiency, its workmanship and at the same time has a refined sense of style.
Read more and see the collection at Sjaak Hullekes: History & Philosphy.
Photos & text Copyr [..]
Published on 2012-04-03 18:13:00
The British Heritage Brand ‘Lavenham’ manufactures quilted horse rugs, quilted jackets and accessories in Sudbury, Suffolk.
Lavenham have recently launched a campaign to collect 1000 English Children’s Books that will be sent to the children in Japan who are still suffering from the effects of the Earthquake and Tsunami that happened last year.
Lavenham has made 1000 quilted book bags which have been named 'Happy Bags' which the collected books can be put in to and given to the children. 1 [..]
Published on 2012-04-02 18:21:00
Summer hats offer a bit of a dilemma. While it's great to have a hat that keeps the sun out of your eyes and gives you your own portable patch of shade, you also want to let your head cool off in a breeze.
Published on 2012-04-01 09:46:00
This season maharishi presents a modern Latin American Guerrilla inspired
Published on 2012-03-31 14:25:00
A delectable journey into the wonderful world of fine cuisine by starred chefs.
I warmly invite you to take part in an experience of pleasure and delight through exceptional dishes.
The culinary arts, a source of inspiration for unique creations and a complex alchemy of chosen ingredients, ad us on a journey of the senses that awakens all our feelings and faculties of pleasure.
It is based on this poetic and creative vision of cuisine, constructed at the level of art, that I transposed a selec [..]
Published on 2012-03-31 13:55:00
Seoul Fashion Week has just concluded with an array of prolific menswear designers.
Published on 2012-03-29 11:59:00
The Kent Denim Bar, WeHo’s newest jean outpost located inside Parla, 8250 Santa Monica Blvd, offers men a uniquely delicious concept in fashion apparel that is bold, creative, original and unconventional—blending the snow drenched Northern California Sierra Nevada adventures with SoCal’s eclectic cool and sun enveloped atmosphere.
Read more and see the photos at Kent Denim Bar.
Photos & text Copyright Kent.
Published on 2012-03-28 20:04:00
The Manzetti collection for spring/summer 2012 is a unique collection that deviates from the formal wear that is so currently ubiquitous.
See the collection and read more at Proms, Weddings, Anniversaries?
Published on 2012-03-27 19:34:00
LAB Homme has just released the spring/summer 2012 launch issue called LABZINE A4 #1 Muse.
Read more and see the collection at
Published on 2012-03-26 17:47:00
For spring/summer 2012, designers Laurence Chandler & Joshua Cooper drew their inspiration from New York City, juxtaposing freedom with construction as if modeling the collection after the architectural contours of the city itself.
See the collection and read more at
Published on 2012-03-25 18:51:00
JOHNNYLOVE is proud to present the latest look book showing the new
Published on 2012-03-24 14:57:00
The YMC spring/summer collection draws inspiration from the world of literature and film in years gone by.
To see the collection and read more go to You Must Create Spring/Summer 2012 Collection.
Photos Copyright YMC.
Published on 2012-03-24 14:54:00
Popissue was established by Konrad Opala in 2005, in Sydney as an avant-garde menswear label that emphasizes quality and pop culture.
To see the collection and read more go to Popissue “Wonderful Life”.
Photos Copyright Popissue.
Published on 2012-03-23 19:55:00
Working on contrasting structures or surfaces and the difference between what is perceived and what is the real characteristic of clothes were always interesting to me. Broken Butterfly is another example of my explorations within the subject. The collection was inspired by Anne Ten Donkelaar’s artworks. The Dutch artist did an amazing work trying to ‘repair’ dead butterflies—filling their damaged structure with materials such as cord, threads, little parts taken from old maps, twigs. [..]
Published on 2012-03-23 19:44:00
In the preparation for the summer season and with temperatures on the rise, ease yourself into summer with some of the coolest Meltin’Pot styles for the season that play on new colours and shades of indigo and blue fades. For more information or to see the jeans, go to Tune into Your New Summer Meltin’Pot Jean Styles Photos & text Copyright Meltin’Pot.
Published on 2012-03-22 17:35:00
Italian model Sasha Marini is photographed in Milan by Piero Visconti as he dons the 2012 autumn/winter collection of Tom Rebl. What I like about this collection is the variety in styles, which range from the classic suit to mixtures of streetwear, fur coats, and skirts with some of the most amazing jackets and coats.See the collection here.
Published on 2012-03-22 17:25:00
Henri Lloyd is proud to introduce the new ‘Duke’ styles to their traditional SS’12 knitwear collection. The British heritage brand is world renowned for its pioneering design and manufacturing excellence which can be seen in the ‘Duke’ Crew and ‘Duke’ Shawl Neck Knits. Henri Lloyd was established in 1963 in Manchester, England, by Mr Henri, as he is known. Read the full press release and see the “Duke” styles at Henri Lloyd – SS’12 "Duke" Knits. Photos & text Copyright [..]
Published on 2012-03-13 18:04:00
Twenty-five year old British fitness model Lee Stram recently finished a photo shoot for 2wink Australia along the Western Australian shores of Cottesloe Beach. Following his arrival to Australia in January, 2012, Stram has landed a number of modeling gigs, including several photo shoots with Western Australia underwear company, 2wink Australia; recently completing an additional photo shoot for the brand’s Walkabout range, which celebrated Aboriginal Australian culture. He’s also fallen in [..]
Published on 2012-03-12 19:48:00
I just received the images from Blackboard of their new line of shoes called “Soisire Soiebleu”—and I love them! The shoes consist of a sneaker-like shoe made from original vintage foulards (scarves)… Read more and see the shoes at Soisire Soiebleu—the Vintage Scarf Sneaker! Photos Copyright Blackboard.
Published on 2012-03-11 10:49:00
About the 2012 spring/summer collection, Nathan of Nathan Palmer writes: We created 'Nathan Palmer Clothing' late 2010. Early 2011 was the year we launched our e-store. Read more about Nathan Palmer and see the collection at Nathan Palmer 2012 Spring/Summer Collection.Photos & text Copyright Nathan Palmer.
Published on 2012-03-08 18:00:00
For the past few seasons, some designers were drawing their inspiration from previous wars, such as the First World War and—later—the Second World War.See the collection and read the rest of the article at War! Huh-Yeah What Is It Good For? Asher Levine's Take.Photo Copyright Asher Levine.
Published on 2012-03-08 17:38:00
They are very excited there at TRIBE to be releasing a new range of underwear throughout the month of March, so keep checking the site as NEW styles will be released every week. To Celebrate this they are having a March Madness Sale, and as a Thank you for being one of their Very Special Customers they would like to offer you the opportunity to purchase the NEW range at 20% off. Just enter VSC020 at the Checkout to receive the discount. Go to http://www.tribeunderwear.com.au.
Published on 2012-03-06 19:10:00
Lavenham have been producing some of the most superior quality clothing in Britain since 1969. Producers of the very first nylon quilted jackets, Lavenham have established themselves as a staple name amongst both rural and fashion forward publics. Read the full article and see the collection at Lavenham Spring/Summer 2012 Collection. Photos & text Copyright Lavenham.
Published on 2012-03-06 17:55:00
6’1”, blond, ripped abs… Oh yeah, and he knows how to work the camera. Photographer David Wagner shot Michael Holland in some pretty amazing Timoteo swimwear and briefs. As a swimmer, I love the swim suits! I wonder how many laps he did to look like that!See more images at Men's Fashion by Francesco e-mag. Photos Copyright Timoteo.
Published on 2012-03-05 18:14:00
Autumn/Winter 2012 at New York Fashion Week In the continued pursuit of dressing the modern man, this season Native Son posed the question of what it means to create a brand that is perfectly balanced in its ability to reference the past, exist in the present, and look forward to the future.See the collection and read more at Native Son: Looking Back to the 1st American Jeans—Raleigh Denim. Photos & text Copyright Native Son.
Published on 2012-03-02 12:02:00
Photographer Tom Cullis photographed model Courtney Grant in some steamy hot images. Shots span from the Classic Timoteo Jock strap to the new Hero Super low. Read the full article and see the collection at Steamy Hot Timoteo. Photos Copyright Timoteo.
Published on 2012-03-02 11:49:00
Hogan’s Traditional represents an authentic example of laid-back elegance and that one-of-a-kind male understatement made from brushed, distressed leather, with a lived-in look. Read the full article and see the collection at Hogan: An Italian Take on American Lit. Photos & text Copyright Hogan.
Published on 2012-03-01 18:52:00
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Published on 2012-03-01 18:08:00
“Kraut” is originally a German word meaning pickled cabbage (sauerkraut) and was a derogatory term used by the English during the Second World War.Read the full article and see the collection at Bring on the Noise “KRAUT 2" for Spring/Summer 2012. Photos & text Copyright Bring on the Noise.
Published on 2012-02-29 18:55:00
The brand synonymous as design-led, inventive and creative turns five years old this April. COS have been laying their own unique path since the launch of the brand on London’s Regent Street five years ago. To celebrate this birthday they have re-released a limited run of five of the classic COS white shirts from both men’s and womenswear. Read the full article and see the collection at Cos Turns 5. Photos & text Copyright Cos.
Published on 2012-02-29 18:02:00
From the heart of Amsterdam, Scotch & Soda proudly presents its third Amsterdam’s Blauw® denim collection, entitled ‘The Longest Breakfast’. A line of high quality denims, inspired by Japanese and American denim esthetics, but with its own fresh twist. Scotch & Soda likes to focus on the small details that make the big difference; the denims are so well-constructed, you could almost wear them inside-out. Read the full article and see the collection at Scotch & Soda – Amsterdam Blauw. [..]
Published on 2012-02-29 17:52:00
Pinterest was co-founded in 2010 by Paul Sciarra, Evan Sharp and Ben Silbermann in California, already attracting 12 million users. One of the hottest social media topics, Pinterest is projected to rival the others in a short time. Picture driven, Pinterest allows you to pin photos on your profile according to themes. But what copyright violations does Pinterest invite? Well, like all new types of technology, we will have to figure that one out too.As for the fashion industry, in particular [..]
Published on 2012-02-29 17:44:00
I found this article interesting and thought to share it with you: How Your Pants Might Charge Your Phone.
Published on 2012-02-28 18:16:00
I love the designs of Nico Didonna, and his inspiration for spring/summer 2012 strikes a cord in my heart. I used to go to Puglia for agriturismo; that is, to eat a great meal in the countryside. The food and wine was fantastic! The people too were great!Well, for spring/summer 2012, Nico takes us to Puglia, the heel of Italy's boot where you can find great olives and olive oil, and--yes--Primitivo wine!"Nico Didonna embraces SS12 with an eye cast backwards to his roots of southern Italy. He d [..]
Published on 2012-02-28 18:10:00
(NEW YORK - FEB. 27, 2012) - Giving new meaning to the phrase “make love,” while simultaneously redefining “greed is good,” 2wink Australia, a leading Aussie manufacturer of men’s swimwear and underwear, gives guys something more to show off with a cotton-spandex mix that is sure to warrant more love and definitely more greed from a partner who can’t get enough of the sexy briefs and trunks. Read the full article and see the hot retro models at 2wink Australia Launches Underwear f [..]
Published on 2012-02-27 17:33:00
Celebrity hair stylist Louise Moon created Jean Dujardin's dapper look for the 2012 Academy Awards tonight, using Leonor Greyl Haircare and Talika Skincare. Read the full article at Jean Dujardin's Grooming Look for the 2012 Oscars.
Published on 2012-02-27 17:31:00
French actor Jean Dujardin received an Oscar last night as Best Actor for his role in the film “The Artist” at the 84th Annual Academy Awards. Read the full article and see more at Oscar-winning Actor Jean Dujardin Chooses Jaeger-LeCoultre. Photo by Pascal Le Segretain/WireImage.
Published on 2012-02-26 11:22:00
The fashion for rugged boots combined with chunky socks is set to continue in Autumn/Winter 2012/2013. Read the full article and see the collection a tFalke Men’s Legwear Autumn/Winter 2012. Photos & text Copyright Falke.
Published on 2012-02-26 11:21:00
The Falke Group was founded in 1895 and is run by the 4th generation Franz-Peter Falke and Paul Falke. Read the full article and see the collection at Falke Menswear Autumn/Winter 2012. Photos & text Copyright Falke.
Published on 2012-02-26 11:18:00
Stephen F is clean and sleek with eye-catching details. The current collection consists of cashmere suiting, reindeer-skin leather jackets, and wool sweat pants—some garments even handmade. Read the full article and see the collection at Stephen F 2012 Spring/Summer Collection. Photos Copyright Stephen F.
Published on 2012-02-26 11:17:00
Civic Duty was founded as a brand for everyday people when Steven Weinreb lost his job in 2009. The shoes are created out of Tyvek (recycled FedEx paper) becoming footwear for the socially minded. Read the full article and see the collection at Civic Duty to Inspire. Photos Copyright Civic Duty.
Published on 2012-02-25 14:02:00
Born from a revolutionary vision to create the world’s first luxury lifestyle brand with a powerful message behind it, Billionaire Mafia encourages today’s generation to participate in its own survival and take responsibility for every choice made, word spoken and action taken. Read and see more at Billionaire Mafia Is A Luxury Lifestyle.Photos & Copyright Billionaire Mafia.
Published on 2012-02-25 14:01:00
Based in Encinitas, California, Beta Unit is an independent label that focuses on wearability, unconventional functionality, and engineering the perfect fit.Beta Unit SS12 from BETA UNIT on Vimeo.
Published on 2012-02-25 13:58:00
The CollectionThe inspiration for this collection depicted from a duality in nature: The Ocean—the womb of our earth—the origin of life, has the power to destroy crops, to dry out the land by leaving layers of salt after a flood. See and read more at “The Waste Land” by Cedric Jacquemyn Photos & text Copyright Cedric Jacquemyn.
Published on 2012-02-24 17:48:00
Traditional, energetic and new tube socks.New Over-The-Calf Tube Socks by Happy Socks
Published on 2012-02-24 17:40:00
“There is an imponderable vastness to weight” wrote Richard Serra. I visited his exhibition at the Met in New York in the summer of last year and was very drawn to his vast dense absorbent forms.See the collection and read more at E. Tautz Autumn & Winter 2012. Photos & text Copyright E. Tautz.
Published on 2012-02-23 18:40:00
Manish’s collection encapsulates the irony of the Gamekeeper’s duty as a protector/nurturer to the killer/destructor. It draws parallels from this role and compares it to the role of British Raj (Rule) in the Indian sub-continent.See more and read about the collection at Manish Bensal Autumn/Winter 2012 Collection.Photos & text Copyright Manish Bensal.
Published on 2012-02-23 18:19:00
Bonewear has launched two new designs in their popular Tight Fit Briefs range, now available in silky White Bijou with Red Stripe Inserts and silky Navy Bijou with Blue Stripe Inserts.See more at New Tight Fit Briefs from Bone Wear.Photos & text Copyright Bonewear.
Published on 2012-02-23 18:16:00
Jack Mackenroth recently released his 2012 "Calendar for a Cure" in December, with 100% of proceeds going directing to amFAR.See the images at Jack Mackenroth Calendar for AIDS. The calendar is now only $10. Order your calendar here and support the cause.
Published on 2012-02-23 18:14:00
I’m not a big fan of Ben Sherman, but I like the recent release with tropical influence. Check it out at Plectrum by Ben Sherman. Photos Copyright Ben Sherman.
Published on 2012-02-23 18:12:00
Umbro is celebrating 88 years of stylish sportswear with a four piece collection that pays homage to its unique football tailoring heritage. Icons Re-issue is a tribute to the classic silhouettes which have embodied Umbro’s reputation for crafting smart football garments.Check it out at Umbro Launches Icons Re-Issue Spring/Summer 2012 Collection.
Published on 2012-02-22 17:49:00
Australian company 2wink Australia launches an underwear campaign with its newest low-rider range, HUNG DOWN UNDER, giving guys a little something extra to show off! Check out more sexy underwear at 2wink Australia Launches ‘Hung Down Under’ Range of Underwear. Photos & text Copyright 2wink.
Published on 2012-02-22 17:46:00
Timoteo Ocampo worked with photographer Tom Cullis to produce some really hot new locker room images with Models Zach Greenfield and Tyler ScottBoth Models are new to the fashion world and were very excited to make their modeling debut with Timoteo. See more rugby images at “Rugby” by Timoteo. Photos & text Copyright Timoteo.
Published on 2012-02-21 18:03:00
Like most of Daniel Palillo's oeuvre, the autumn 2012 collection reflects the designer's experiences from everyday life. A diary of sorts, it expresses his recent interests ranging from traditional American sports to the forests of Finland—or the world of comics, manifested in anthropomorphic patterns and slimy imagery. Both The Toxic Avenger and the Marshmallow Man can be found in between the lines.Read more at Daniel Palillo: Autumn/Winter 2012 “The Enterprise”.Photos & text Copyright Da [..]
Published on 2012-02-20 18:55:00
Season Themes | Women's Men's: View the trends created by CIFF for their February 2012 event. Four distinct trendlines are on display, each has substantive material, both visual and descriptive. Themes for both the women's and men's forecast are: New Romantics, Wild Things, Retro Maniacs, and Seventy Somethings. The report is a good overview to get retailers in the mood of the Fall/Winter 2012-13 buying season. Presented on WeConnectFashion, courtesy of the Copenhagen International Fashion Fair [..]
Published on 2012-02-20 18:47:00
Color Trend Report | Young Men's, Contemporary: The Spring / Summer 2013 young men's color forecast is on display, with three themes that range from: Bright Online, to Hard Rock and Homme Coming. The color boards present directional palettes, trend descriptions, incoming color combinations along with runway visuals. In all, a quick snap shot of key color influences for the young contemporary menswear market. Presented on WeConnectFashion, courtesy of Design Options, the color forecasting company [..]
Published on 2012-02-20 18:32:00
Color Trend Report | Men’s: Confirmed by the recent men's runways, this forecast of the must-have colors for Spring 2013 promises a diverse season to come. Bright red, and orange through to golden rod are countered by refreshingly cool limeade, spearmint and eye-popping cerulean. Olive and straw offer a neutral break from the color festivities of S/S 2013. Courtesy of Fashion Snoops where the full report is available to subscribers.An in-depth analysis of color harmonies and emersions for Fall [..]
Published on 2012-02-16 18:42:00
When I look at the Public School 2012 autumn/winter look book, I get the impression of a private school. The look at first glance strikes me as if a Yeshiva student, or should I say, a Lubovitch school. At second glance, it takes me to an Amish school.Read more and see the collection at Public School—Public Indeed! Photos Copyright General School.
Published on 2012-02-16 18:23:00
Daniel Dinis graduated in Fashion Design from the Lette Verein of Berlin in 2004, going on to work as an assistant at the atelier of Dino Alves in Lisbon until 2006.See the full collection and learn more about Daniel at danieldinis—different, unique, refreshing.Photos Copyright danieldinis.
Published on 2012-02-16 18:02:00
Denham is proud to present their variation of the M65 jacket, the DUTY. The M65 style has been part of us military livery for over 40 years. Originally introduced in 1965 to replace the M-1951 field jacket, it was used by soldiers during the Vietnam and Korean Wars and is still in official military service today.Read the article and see more at Denham: Natural Duty—A Spring Essential. Photos & text Copyright Denham.
Published on 2012-02-16 18:02:00
Denham is proud to present their variation of the M65 jacket, the DUTY. The M65 style has been part of us military livery for over 40 years. Originally introduced in 1965 to replace the M-1951 field jacket, it was used by soldiers during the Vietnam and Korean Wars and is still in official military service today.Read the article and see more at Denham: Natural Duty—A Spring Essential. Photos & text Copyright Denham.
Published on 2012-02-16 17:42:00
As you might already know, the designer suits are a lot different from the regular ones. The reason for this is that most fashion houses have their own secrets that help them to tailor some truly comfortable suits. The increased level of comfort, which most designer suits offer, represents a very important characteristic of these suits and the reason why everyone loves designer suits. However, many people know that the designer suits are not only comfortable but also very beautiful, being able t [..]
Published on 2012-02-15 18:31:00
A crossover of a sneaker and a boat shoe, the Veja Mediterranée are now available in suede for mid season. The Mediterranee is made from ecological materials. The leather of the shoe and laces are tanned without chrome. The rubber soles are sourced from the Amazon’s wild rubber trees.See more images at Mediterranée by Veja. Photos & text Copyright Veja.
Published on 2012-02-15 18:06:00
I just downloaded a great new app by Made for my iphone to follow all the activities on the runways of New York Fashion Week. If you are obsessed about fashion and your iphone, then this app is definitely for you. The app allows me to see the biographies of the designers, their collections, the fashion week schedule, and the label’s contact information. What’s more, you can share through email or twitter your favorite shows or looks! Get the app at the Apple store or android market.
Published on 2012-02-15 18:04:00
Korean designer Bumsuk Cho of General Idea presented casual collection at Mercedes Benz Fashion Week in New York on Friday, February 10, 2012.See more at New York Fashion Week: General Idea Autumn/Winter 2012. Photo Copyright General Idea.
Published on 2012-02-14 15:37:00
Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Fall 2012 - Official Coverage - Best Of Runway Day 5NEW YORK, NY - FEBRUARY 13: A model poses on the runway at the Leather Japan 2012 Fall 2012.Presentation during Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week at Lincoln Center on February 13, 2012 in New York City.Photo by Dario Cantatore/Getty Images for Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week.
Published on 2012-02-13 18:36:00
For Autumn/Winter 2012, Y-3 treks through the steppes of Central Asia, blending tradition and modernity for a fusion of styles and shapes inspired by nomadic culture.Learn more about the collection at Y-3 Autumn/Winter 2012 Fashion Show. Photo by Fernanda Calfat/Getty Images for Y-3.
Published on 2011-07-03 06:40:00
While the Milan Men’s Fashion Week Spring 2012 saw a dose of color blocking, I would say that it was particularly alive in Paris last week.Paul Smith used the technique in a naval feel with triad color palette of blue, black, and orange.Nor was the
Published on 2011-07-03 06:05:00
Designers typically find their source of inspiration in things, places, people, or events, starting with one concept and ending with another.This could not be more true this with Patryk Szajan Sudzik, who embarked on his 2011 autumn/winter collection
Published on 2011-07-02 20:05:00
Serum Versus Venom (SVSV) was created in 2003 as a long-term study into the collision of craft and utility, focused on creating a new luxury.As we pursue the creation and craft of original garments, we inevitably produce waste materials.In an effort
Published on 2011-07-02 20:04:00
Summer hues and tablecloth checks make for an effortless and stylish wardrobe staple for the man into acting and looking smart for the summer months.Brand new to the beautiful store recently opened on Mayfair' Clifford Street—the neighbor of London
Published on 2011-07-02 20:01:00
Christian Pellizzari was born in Treviso near Venice, Italy, in 1981.Christian began to design and sew clothes at a very young age and has dedicated his life to making his dream of being a fashion designer a reality.He moved to Florence at age 20 to
Published on 2011-07-02 19:58:00
Christian Pellizari’s spring/summer 2012 collection is the result of an extensive search for the perfect fabric to represent the cutting edge design of his 24 hour wardrobe for a contemporary man.The inspiration for this collection began visiting t
Published on 2011-07-02 19:39:00
One of the more recent trends this summer is what many call “color blocking.” But just what is it?Although not a new trend, color blocking is the practice of placing several blocks of color next to one another to make up an entire outfit.For exam
Published on 2011-07-02 19:32:00
Currently there are many retro trends on the market! For the past several seasons, suits have assumed a 1950-to-early-60’s look with slim ties and narrow lapels.Meanwhile, casual wear is has been slowly adopting the 1970’s look with bold prints t
Published on 2011-07-01 07:59:00
This season G.P.P.R. presents the “Circle of Dissidents”, a collection sanctifying the value of unconditional antagonism, a nod to those who choose to remain outside the status quo.The collection is comprised of pieces inspired by multiple cultur
Published on 2011-07-01 07:38:00
Formerly known as Infomat, We Connect Fashion listed Men’s Fashion by Francesco as one of the editors’ favorite websites for of-the-moment editorial resources on men’s fashion and style.Of humble beginnings and means, I am greatly honored beyon
Published on 2011-06-30 08:52:00
For the autumn/winter 2012 collection called “Spaceman,” Ivan Arreola was inspired by the classic space suit and the space age movement, taking the colors and the architectural lines to create a conceptual yet wearable collection.Modeling the col
Published on 2011-06-29 09:58:00
Today I received from Onassis Clothing an Oxford button-down collar shirt in a delicate cantaloupe color.Perfectly washed, the 100% cotton woven fabric is both comfortable and fitted to the contours of my swimmer’s body—a rare find!The Oxford is
Published on 2011-06-28 07:49:00
“In the depths of winter, I finally learned that within me there lay an invincible summer.”Albert Camus said that, but had he had access to these exemplars of Timothy Everest ready-to-wear savoir faire, he would have felt invincible without, as w
Published on 2011-06-27 21:12:00
Serum Versus Venom (SVSV) was created in 2003 as a long-term study into the collision of craft and utility, focused on creating a new luxury.We proudly stand in opposition of mass-marketed, mass-produced, mass-consumed fashion.Each garment and object
Published on 2011-06-27 21:06:00
The Woolrich Arctic Parka makes no compromises! It is a constant, reliable companion on both expeditions in icy conditions and wintry voyages of discovery to metropolises like New York, Moscow or – Berlin. Exclusively for the Berlin 14 oz. store, t
Published on 2011-06-27 19:39:00
Tenue de Nîmes has teamed up with the denim-heads at Naked and Famous for a limited run of 24 pairs of jeans in a 13oz green, rope-dyed army repro denim.With admirable attention to detail, a team of people have gone all out on this project.Specific
Published on 2011-06-26 19:40:00
Declaration was founded in 2009 by college roommates Kenn LoBianco and Joe Klepacki in Boston, Massachusetts—the very same city where over two centuries ago, the Sons of Liberty ignited the War of Independence….Set amidst the backdrop of the Amer
Published on 2011-06-26 19:36:00
Narcissus was a Greek mythological figure who was self-absorbed, falling in love with his own reflection in a pool.Introduced in 1898 by the English sexologist Havelock Ellis, the term was developed by Freud in “On Narcissism” as a trait that is
Published on 2011-06-25 11:08:00
As Milan Men’s Fashion Week Spring 2012 has come to a close and Paris Men’s is in full swing, I have been reflecting on the assorted collections that were shown last week in Italy.While I applauded all the designers present, I listed the Roberto
Published on 2011-06-23 12:35:00
Born 1948 in Strasbourg, France, Thierry Mugler began studying classical dance at 9, joining the ballet corps of the Rhin Opera at the age of 14.At the age of 24, Thierry moved to Paris where he started designing for a well-known trendy boutique, soo
Published on 2011-06-22 17:19:00
Donatella Versace, Creative Director of Versace, has announced a new collaboration with the Creative Director at H&M, Margaretha Van den Bosch.The collection entitled Versace for H&M will be available November 17, 2011 in 300 H&M sales lo
Published on 2011-06-22 16:56:00
After launching his eponymous denim line in the fall of 2006, menswear designer Simon Spurr has released a limited-edition jean to commemorate the company’s five-year anniversary.Crafted with the finest details, the SIMON SPURR 5 Year Anniversary J
Published on 2011-06-22 16:47:00
Raphael Hauber’s Spring/Summer 2012 collection is influenced by agricultural landscape, vast circular fields, and images taken from space.From the rain forests in Brazil to the deserts of Egypt, incredible satellite pictures show man has turned the
Published on 2011-06-22 16:44:00
Milan Men’s Wrap-Up Fashion Week Spring/Summer 2012This is one of the most exciting times of the year for those of us who love men’s fashion, whether we are into emerging designers, such as in this blog or e-magazine, or the world’s most famous
Published on 2011-06-21 07:54:00
Götti Switzerland designs sunglasses which cut a good figure in late summer.The rotatable earpieces provide freedom of movementThe latest generation of sunglasses from Götti Switzerland has a unique character, the core of which is constituted by th
Published on 2011-06-20 19:13:00
REDS source of reference is the 50's and 60's work wear. Apparel producers at that time had no concern about pricing but had only to make garments that functioned and lasted, with an outstanding quality. From this concept arose an era of manufacturin
Published on 2011-06-18 16:40:00
The Palladium Plaid collection includes a 100% cotton plaid upper and Pallama leather, along with the classic Palladium rubber outsole.Palladium Plaid is available in stores and online at beginning July 1st.See the collection here.Photos & text c
Published on 2011-06-18 16:24:00
Percival autumn/winter 2011/12 is our most adventurous range yet.We’ve introduced waxed wool, sheepskin, and camel wool to our classic bees-waxed cotton and Harris Tweed for a considered selection of textures and fabrications to take you through th
Published on 2011-06-16 09:02:00
If you want a dose of good ole’ Italian fashion and rap, then this video is a must—even if you don’t speak Italian!Blatta & Inesha feat. Videomind "Globetrotters" from Antony Morato on Vimeo.
Published on 2011-06-16 08:57:00
Like air modeling masses its friction with the bodies creates new lives, new feelings, new emotions. These are simply unique shapes of continuity in space.About Antony MoratoBorn in 2007, Essedi s.p.a. is the result of a 30-years experience in Fashio
Published on 2011-06-16 08:52:00
Digitaria, designed by Eleftheria Arapoglou is an innovative fashion label that offers bespoke tailoring and strong silhouettes that appeal to both men and women.Digitaria is a label known for its design with a style statement, merging wear ability w
Published on 2011-06-15 10:46:00
Andrew Christian is not just an iconic company but is backed by a real designer... Andrew Christian, one of the hottest reality stars. Andrew Christian played “Andrew” on Bravo’s The Fashion Show, and quickly set himself apart from the other de
Published on 2011-06-15 10:41:00
Proving it’s not just the bicycles you need to be watching out for on the streets of Amsterdam, four hot Andrew Christian models escorted the brands designer to the Andrew Christian store in the De Negen Straatjes area of Amsterdam last week.And it
Published on 2011-06-14 06:33:00
Constructed from 1680D ballistic nylon with a fully lined nylon Ripstop interior, YKK branded nylon zipper closures and nylon webbing, the Lenore Capsule Backpack is an ultra-soft, ultra-robust travel bag.The pack features padded straps, a padded air
Published on 2011-06-14 06:28:00
Inspired by the industrial universe of the 20th century, Bleu de chauffe bags re-invented work bags in a contemporary and urban way.Professional bags with a clear and sharp design, Bleu de chauffe products are simple, practical and stylish."Savoir-fa
Published on 2011-06-13 20:32:00
First brand to hit U.S. shelves and offer underwear that uses state-of-the-art antimicrobial copper technology(Los Angeles, CA) - Chilean underwear brand Ergowear has introduced the first-of-its-kind range of men’s underwear that incorporates uniqu
Published on 2011-06-13 20:28:00
These shoes are known to have brought the utmost comfort o generations of grandfathers. Today, with a retouched design, be carry on this tradition in cabrales—a natural rubber sole shoe made in Mexico City.Industry of all Nations works with a coope
Published on 2011-06-13 20:18:00
Rocks Up to Aid Japan in Disaster relief Charity Fashion SaleThe devastation in Japan following the earthquake and tsunami disasters in March 2011 was truly horrifying, claiming over 15,000 deaths, with over 5000 injured and over 8000 people still mi
Published on 2011-06-12 19:22:00
Probably a day does not go by without wearing or seeing someone else wear a pair of jeans or a denim garment.But have you ever wondered where the term “jeans” comes from?It is actually derived from the French phrase “bleu de Gênes,” which tr
Published on 2011-06-11 18:26:00
Founded in 1951, Look returns to its roots with the launch of a range of clothes that deftly treads the line between urban and alpine.The collection operates a double demand: of quality as attuned to practical performance as it is the principle of st
Published on 2011-06-10 09:37:00
While designing our Spring Summer 2011 collection, we always had the sun, the sea, and big boats on our minds.So, now that the season is here, we decided it was time to pack up our kit and set sail.All it took was: 3 photographers, a big yacht, and a
Published on 2011-06-10 09:33:00
Cedric Jacquemyn is an Antwerp-based fashion designer. After graduating from the Royal Academy of Fine Arts in Antwerp, he decided to start his label under his own name.In January 2011 Cédric Jacquemyn presented “The Last Glacier” autumn/winter
Published on 2011-06-10 09:28:00
Konrad Parol just released the 1st film for the “Ember” collection, which was set to PLEQ music and inside the industrial setting of a factory.Photo & film Copyright Les Marcenaires.
Published on 2011-06-09 07:56:00
Prior to co-found the Parisian brand “Bleu de Paname,” Thomas Giorgetti was best known for being the editor in chief of the magazine “SPRAY” with a multitude of hats from consulting for the sneaker and fashion industry to an influencer.It was
Published on 2011-06-09 07:51:00
LAB will be celebrating their up-coming 2nd birthday in August, so here at Men’s Fashion by Francesco we would like to say an early many greetings!!!Exciting projects are in the pipeline, such as the LAB Homme Body Con underwear series, 12.1.2 by L
Published on 2011-06-09 07:48:00
Inspired by modern nomads exploring the idea of self discovery and the world around, done with signature LAB minimal approach, the narrative takes from the idea of worship, one’s higher power. For this range it was Tibet with cross reference to a y
Published on 2011-06-07 16:51:00
Model Garret Amerine was photographed by Tom Cullis on this New Port Beach shoot for Timoteo.Garret just recently walked the runway for Timoteo and was invited to work on a photo shoot.He is a ex-Marine and, as you can see, is still in tip top shape.
Published on 2011-06-07 16:48:00
Tenue de Nîmes have teamed up with Paolo Bellini, a Dutch vintage aficionado and founder of CS Bell. Bellini has created a very exclusive series of hand-made canoe packs for the Dutch denim store.The bags, produced in Amsterdam, are made of thick ca
Published on 2011-06-07 16:22:00
Fernando Korpi’s autumn/winter 2011-2012 men’s collection draws its inspiration from abandoned factory towns, Twin Peaks series, and the Deer Hunter movie.Especially hunting trips and the traditional lifestyle of the rural areas are presented in
Published on 2011-06-05 08:16:00
Born Sergio Luiz Kamalakian Savone, Sergio K grew up in a typical Armenian family, in Brazil, always desiring to deisgn clothes and shoes.Although he studied International Relations, Sergio launched his brand in 2004, starting with handmade footwear
Published on 2011-06-04 07:51:00
Mjölk Dailies is our ongoing conversation with art, design, music, color, texture, architecture, language, ideas, the hilarity of it all, some hidden gems, untold treasures, and recipes for fun.Mjölk footwear is produced in exclusive partnership wi
Published on 2011-06-04 07:47:00
Mjölk is a luxury menswear line based in New York City, spearheaded by designer Lars Stoten.Mjölk Shop is a curated space for all of our favorite things.We’re excited to bring you a selection of beautiful accessories, objects and artworks—all o
Published on 2011-06-03 16:47:00
Every Jersey boy still has these words on his lips when he crosses the Hudson. Only FREITAG just crossed the Atlantic. Which doesn’t make the quote quite as pathetic. Hey, they’re Swiss.FREITAG bags started in 1993 with two brothers, design stude
Published on 2011-06-03 16:42:00
For fall 2011, COMUNE will be launching a domestically-produced, men’s capsule collection.The collection will combine COMUNE’s aesthetic, design detail and price sensitivity, along with the superior quality and care of U.S. Made product.Our goal
Published on 2011-06-03 16:36:00
Going poolside this weekend and bored of those tired old swim shorts you drag out every summer, but not quite ready to go full Speedo?We’ve collaborated with British swimwear experts Riz Boardshorts to bring you a killer vintage cut board short, wh
Published on 2011-06-02 21:29:00
Charleston, SC (June 2, 2011) – After three years of being in business, Oberon Socks is pleased to announce that they still remain the world’s best socks that few people have ever heard of.The secret to their anonymity is as Mike Panic stated on
Published on 2011-06-01 08:16:00
Born November 21, 1985, Argentinean designer, Nico Bertolo, studied at Diseño de Indumentaria y Textil.As creative director of Urenko, Nico now resides in Buenos Aires where he creates avant-garde collections of menswear.For autumn/winter 2011, Nico
Published on 2011-06-01 08:04:00
For Fall 2011, Devendra Banhart has contributed to COMUNE’s Drop City program by adapting an original piece of art to one of our 40 single tees.Rather than plac¬ing a complete piece work on the front of a shirt, COMUNE worked with Banhart on using
Published on 2011-06-01 07:58:00
Ron Dorff, the French-Swedish sportswear brand for men behind the claim ‘DISCIPLINE IS NOT A DIRTY WORD’ launches the ideal SUMMER SPORTS KIT in time for active days on the beach.Whether water polo, beach volleyball, or simply swimming and tannin
Published on 2011-05-31 12:19:00
Born Seidnally Sidhamed in Timbuktu, Mali, on 1 June 1957, Alphady has come to be known as the “Magician of the Desert.”Son to a Nigerian father and Moroccan mother who were both Tuareg, Alphady is a pan-African designer, who, interestingly was g
Published on 2011-05-31 11:39:00
Louis Vuitton Men’s Studio Director Paul Helbers took an inspirational trip to Japan recently and the early results show in the Fall/Winter 2011/12 pre-collection. “We’re always aiming for a mix between casual sport and urban style for the pre-
Published on 2011-05-31 11:33:00
For autumn/winter 2011, H&M has prepared a fashion-forward line of menswear that is rivaling couture brands on the runways.The collection presents a progressive look of fun suit jackets with inverted or mandarin collars, slim neckties, bright col
Published on 2011-05-30 10:42:00
Not only does Hell’s Kitchen have an entire line of bags, which reads like a menu in your favorite Italian restaurant, but now you can cook your own bags with the as a sous-chef in Hell’s Kitchen!You can choose from the menu any of the following
Published on 2011-05-30 10:36:00
Apparently more and more eco-friendly brands are merging with contemporary clothing and lifestyles, such as Vicarious by Nature.Vicarious by Nature sources organic raw materials from certified vendors to produce comfortable and soft garments, which a
Published on 2011-05-29 08:05:00
We are pleased to present the Summer 11 collection titled ‘Battle Field’.This collection explores the open sea and the ’Blue Jackets’.The cut and sew pieces in the collection pay tribute to a heritage of vintage silhouettes though leaning tow
Published on 2011-05-28 09:01:00
Konrad Parol’s autumn winter collection “Les Mercenaires” is the next rebeliant uncover of the designer.This time it is much more conscious and mature. “Les Mercenaires” are the 21st Century contestants.The subject of rebels and outsiders,
Published on 2011-05-28 08:53:00
Summer 2011 marks the return of Brooklyn-based fashion brand, Serum Versus Venom (SVSV). The return celebrates a new vision and focus on expanding its "street couture" bespoke model, with ambitions to serve a much larger audience."While much has chan
Published on 2011-05-27 10:07:00
Seasonal Theme Menswear: Fall/Winter 2011-12 presents a clean, considered aesthetic drawing inspiration from instructional diagrams & scientific symbols for the Men’s market. Refracted light patterns and chemical colors synthesize with organic
Published on 2011-05-26 08:40:00
Last year we were invited to New Castle by Nigel Cabourn. He wanted to share a sneak preview with us of his 2011 spring/summer collection. He told us about his search for old designs, materials and fabrics.He shared some of his most bizarre finds wit
Published on 2011-05-26 08:38:00
Nigel Cabourn has worked in the fashion industry for over forty years, but his clothing has little in common with most people’s concept of the word fashion. He is influenced not by trends but a longstanding passion for vintage clothing, fabric and
Published on 2011-05-26 08:37:00
The NY-based menswear designer uses luxury fabrics and detailed construction to create a product that has the integrity of a heritage brand while being fresh and contemporary.Her latest collection is relaxed and uncomplicated; each piece feels effort
Published on 2011-05-25 07:10:00
The world has gone through great morphological transformations, whereby human impact on the earth is unraveling threads of the basic structures of life.As a result, we have adapted to evolutionary change; a new breed emerges; from destruction a beaut
Published on 2011-05-25 07:06:00
For autumn/winter 2011, BP999 has created a collection of the ultimate radicals from the Sixties, including “Beat” Writers and Hell’s Angels.Entitled “Further,” the collection spans the infinite possibilities of perception with asymmetrical
Published on 2011-05-24 16:07:00
In addition to acting, songwriting, and broadcasting, Joe Strummer was rhythmic guitarist and lead vocalist of the renowned British rock band, the Clash.Son to a Foreign Service diplomat, Joe was born 1952 in Ankara, Turkey, going on to live in Egypt
Published on 2011-05-24 16:04:00
The Saracen messenger bag is handmade in England, constructed using waterproof 10 ounce ‘Rhino wax’ waxed canvas with top grain vegetable leather.Buckles are the strongest in the world made from Austrian Cobra, creating a lifetime guarantee for t
Published on 2011-05-23 09:44:00
April77 team up with Herman Dune to bring you a limited edition capsule collection.The collaboration includes revisited DAD chino pants and a t-shirt designed by David “Yaya” Herman Dune.The DAD chinos have been revisited by Herman Dune in two co
Published on 2011-05-23 09:38:00
Inspired by the Brooks Brothers heritage of mixing vivid patterns and colours (our legendary “Fun Shirt” is a splendid example), the Social Primer for Brooks Brothers Bow Tie Collection is yet another innovative—and playful—take on a classic.
Published on 2011-05-23 09:26:00
“Some years ago I was in Eritrea, Africa, wandering through my grandfather’s old warehouse of Italian imports, when I discovered a model of sunglasses from a time long forgotten. These beautiful designs immediately evoked the romanticism of an er
Published on 2011-05-21 18:58:00
Established in 2004, Pointer was created with the aim of making simple, well-designed casual shoes in response to a market then saturated with increasingly technical trainers and hyped-up limited edition sneakers.Pointer employs people it likes, from
Published on 2011-05-21 18:56:00
Commune de Paris has released several new tees for Corso Como in Tokyo; they are also available on the Commune de Paris website. The tees feature gallant cavaliers.Along with the tees, I have also uploaded the latest 2011 spring/summer look book, whi
Published on 2011-05-20 09:52:00
Menswear Event Connects Buyers and Emerging DesignersMay 20, 2011, Broadlands, VA—The Custom Tailor Designer Association (CTDA) announces that its Summer 2011 Designer Forum New York (formerly The Haberdashery Show) will take place on July 16-19, 2
Published on 2011-05-20 09:42:00
Clae are a footwear brand that perfectly combines the smart casual look with all the aspects of what we love from a sneaker—comfort, clean lines and durability. Here we see Glass Boutique mix these shoes with some Millwood chino’s from Penfield.A
Published on 2011-05-20 09:40:00
BONE WEAR has released their popular Long Sleepwear in five new exciting colours—the perfect gear to wear to bed or lounge around the house.See the new line here.Photos & text Copyright Bone Wear.
Published on 2011-05-20 09:38:00
Although I have posted the runway shots of the Kris Van Assche 2011 Autumn/Winter Collection, I have just received some new shots from the look book, as well as the line of shoes.Check out the look book here.Photos & text Copyright Kris Van Assch
Published on 2011-05-19 20:54:00
Eastie welcomes you to their world of tailoring for the gentlemen and journeymen found in every modern man.Travel, ambition and a desire to look your best is at the forefront of the fashion conscious male’s mind daily, and Eastie, a brand that embr
Published on 2011-05-19 20:43:00
Penfield seems to make summer easy with their vast amount of summer t-shirts, shorts, and accessories that come in a large variation of styles and colors.
A mixture of polo’s and t-shirts that don classic Penfield logo’s make up the t-shirt coll
Published on 2011-05-18 20:54:00
Perfect Tangent would like to express our anxiety about the World with Infinite Information, taking our Logical Details to a different Psychological state of mind. Pak Man Lee has interpreted our Logical Designs philosophy into a Black and Heavy wint
Published on 2011-05-18 20:44:00
Color Trend Report Young Men's, Contemporary: The Spring Summer 2012 young men’s color forecast is on display, with four themes that range from: Road Warrior, whose khaki and crimson palette gives depth to utilitarian staples; Total Eclipse emphasi
Published on 2011-05-17 19:59:00
Protecting Our Environment, One Turtle at a TimeTo celebrate its 40th anniversary and demonstrate its commitment to environmental protection, Vilebrequin, the renowned French swimwear company, will help a historic restoration project of our marine ec
Published on 2011-05-17 19:56:00
Theatre de la Mode introduces “Polvareda’ for spring/summer 2012. The collection is inspired by the dust track roads across the desert regions of Mexico. The passing scenes and the dusty trail reveal a multitude of colour and form that spark a gr
Published on 2011-05-16 21:18:00
RelativityEverything loses its unclosed possibility by being named, although it is a long-held belief.The possibility finally comes out when we accept the relativity of its value and perception.In other words, the truth is so subjective and relative
Published on 2011-05-16 21:07:00
The inosculation of A + B makes possible the variety of C.This combination enables us the changes that facilitate new creation, which is still considered valid in Design.The fixed idea cannot survive for good. The wriggling, raw-ish, untreated and al
Published on 2011-05-15 15:07:00
“Storm in the Desert” is a documentary film produced by New Zealand label, I Still Believe in Miracles (ISBIM) and outlines the 2011 spring/summer collection presented at the recent New Zealand Fashion Week.Tailored but loose-fitting items accent
Published on 2011-05-14 15:34:00
Joshua Scacheri, who left Australia for Italy to pursue a career in football, continues to bring forth his Italian roots in the Subfusco 2011 autumn/winter collection.While glancing back in time, Joshua gazes into the future, like a Sci-Fi movie, cre
Published on 2011-05-13 15:39:00
Inspiration and genius–one and the sameInspired is an artisan brand crafted for men and women that profiles the work of artists, designers, photographers, and stylists—iconic, both established and new.Inspired seeks to create garments that are fr
Published on 2011-05-12 15:09:00
Talk about staying ahead of the times, Noah Landis has already released his 2012 spring/summer collection of Kent Denim at nearly half the price!“Instead of discounting old merchandise,” say Noah, we are discounting new merchandise before it is e
Published on 2011-05-12 15:03:00
Based in the United Kingdom, the new e-tailer All the Style went live in November of last year to present you with a wide variety of labels at discounted prices.The e-store features brand names like Diesel, Gio-Gio, Henleys, and Puma, as well as thei
Published on 2011-05-12 14:27:00
Worn By is a label dedicated to capturing the most iconic moments in rock ’n’ roll history.Searching the world for inspiration and working with original artists, musicians and photographers to revive original imagery and designs worn by legends o
Published on 2011-05-11 16:26:00
Ladies and gentlemen, meet John-jack Mercer a.k.a. JJ Mercer, your new favorite sartorial time traveling nomad.JJ Mercer is a meticulously created collection of the highest grade garment production, infused with the timeless classic romanticism that
Published on 2011-05-11 16:25:00
I once read an anonymous tip that was as simple as it was efficient and crucial: “Do what you should and do not worry about the reactions, whether good or bad. If the work is worthy, eventually it will succeed in one way or another. In the meanwhil
Published on 2011-05-11 16:22:00
Łukasz Stępień is a Polish fashion designer that has been bestowed with the wide imagination of an artist and architect.Łukasz designs for men and women but the main challenge for him is male fashion.His projects underline the masculinity and pow
Published on 2011-05-10 17:24:00
Handmade leather backpacks, heavy winter coats lined with soft lamb-skin and thick flannel pants are just a few things of A Kind of Guise’s autumn/winter 2011 collection.Smooth, natural colors like “stone grey,” brown, or green are the quintess
Published on 2011-05-10 17:20:00
After their first successful women’s collection, A Kind of Guise continues with their distinctive look of classic menswear.Spring/summer 2011 takes hints of inspiration from the “southern European culture,” which can be seen in the natural fabr
Published on 2011-05-10 17:17:00
Together with our Danish friends from WOOD WOOD, A Kind of Guise just released a limited edition of the Double Denim Bag.The bag is constructed of WOOD WOOD’s Double Denim premium selvedge fabric, dyed and weaved in Okayama, Japan, and soft suede o
Published on 2011-05-09 16:00:00
As the name implies, environmental concern and social responsibility lie at the heart of the El Naturalista brand.Founded 2001 in La Rioja, Spain, the El Naturalista team began travelling throughout the world seeking indigenous communities that want
Published on 2011-05-07 16:41:00
Today I received from a great acquaintance of mine an in-depth report on the men’s underwear industry in the US.Stephen Lucin, director of Intercontinental Style, goes into much detail on the current state of the US men’s underwear market, buying
Published on 2011-05-07 16:38:00
For the spring/summer 2011 collection, Saint Augustine Academy has drawn inspiration from Thom Wolfe’s seminal book, “Electric Kool-Aid Acid Test.” Published in 1968, Wolfe’s opus is widely considered to be the most defining tome of Haight-As
Published on 2011-05-06 12:02:00
Welcome to the Hawaiian renaissance for SS11 from Scotch & SodaGoing for the seasoned surfer on the beach, merged with the jock round the pool look—utilizing vintage sourced prints reflecting the Hawaiian and west coast influences prevalent in
Published on 2011-05-06 11:54:00
The Met Office has teamed up with Rapanui, an eco-fashion company, to create a range of weather related T-shirts just in time for summer.The Met Office eco clothing collection is made from organic cotton in an ethical, wind powered factory and featur
Published on 2011-05-06 11:26:00
When Brian Clarke began designing on his own, he immediately attracted fashion conscious dressers from world of film, music, and art.Brian first learned his bespoke skills at the London College of Fashion and, then, working with Berman’s & Nath
Published on 2011-05-06 10:58:00
I just received the latest photo shoot from Todd & Terry, which features a new bold model, bold new prints, and bold designs.Modeling the new bold brand is Constantino, who was born 1984 in West Berlin, Germany.As the photo shoot reveals, Constan
Published on 2011-05-05 16:45:00
I am always excited to report on brand names from my old stomping grounds, the city of Naples, Italy.On return visits to family, I always pop my head in the local menswear stores—both old and new. One store that has appeared since my departure is A
Published on 2011-05-05 16:26:00
This summer one of the most popular styles in men’s footwear is undoubtedly the canvas deck shoe, which is appearing in assorted colors.In some circles, the shoe has never really faded from style, but lately we see them popping up in various ways.Y
Published on 2011-05-05 16:21:00
For autumn/winter 2011, Peter Logan Koch Santos at Gnonga Negro has produced a line of punk-chic bracelets and a mini collection of bags.Unix in style, the minimalist line of bracelets are studded in aged and oxidized metals, such as nickel and brass
Published on 2011-05-04 15:15:00
Scapa’s well-known style, which in the meantime has become a classic, translates this time in a “summer” version: a wide selection of cavalier jackets with large squares (worn with riding boots), the Sahara suede, and Nehru jackets featuring a
Published on 2011-05-04 15:13:00
The Big Blue revisited. A blazing sun at its zenith. Vertical solar rays are hitting the surface of steel blue water…Here Scapa was inspired to create one of the segments of its summer collection. The graphics are clean lines and the main colors ar
Published on 2011-05-04 15:11:00
A sense of recklessness, a sense of “dolce far niente,” [‘careless idleness’] the ballad on a pristine beach, a pier or along the water.... It’s the atmosphere evoked by this segment of the collection Scapa.Natural colors (like white and be
Published on 2011-05-03 20:59:00
Veja presents its latest shoe: the Veja Méditerranée.A cross over between a sneaker and a boat shoe, the Veja Méditerranée style features an organic cotton canvas and a wild Amazonian rubber vulcanized sole.Ecological MaterialsThe organic cotton
Published on 2011-05-03 20:55:00
Scabal is thrilled to announce that for the autumn/winter 2011-2012 season, a new avenue for our communication visuals and content has been created.Scabal will continue to create custom-made and ready to-wear suits—of which you will find a preview
Published on 2011-05-02 14:51:00
Menswear this season is putting emphasis on the DAY Men’s informal look, unconstrained and free spirited style.The focus is on the washed and rugged looks. The items fit perfectly together because of their similar attitude, which allows one to crea
Published on 2011-05-02 14:49:00
Day Birger et Mikkelsen’s autumn/winter 2011 collection draws upon inspiration from the idea of creating an optimal and functional male wardrobe that meets with the everyday requisites of men.The collection introduces wearable and easily combinable
Published on 2011-05-01 20:12:00
London-based husband and wife duo, Olaf and Su Parker, designed the 1st “No alla Violenza” t-shirt (‘no to violence’) in 1990 to promote a nonviolent world cup at Italia 90.Hard to believe, the t-shirt was rejected by some retailers, but enou
Published on 2011-04-30 13:53:00
Founded in 1999 by Aurélien Arbet and Jérémie Egry, French label Hixsept L’Oiseau Gris draws inspiration from the locations, which the founders have visited.Not too long ago Aurélien and Jérémie discovered the Chicago-based artist, Paul Cowan
Published on 2011-04-30 13:51:00
Originally “Le Temps des Cerises” was a song written in 1866 and associated with the short-lived workers’ movement in France called the Paris Commune.Today in France, Le Temps des Cerises is the brainchild of father and son duo Gil Richardiere
Published on 2011-04-29 23:59:00
Boom! Bang! KaPow!This Spring Chuck Taylor takes on the superheroes in a new line of comic strip-driven sneakers!Superman, Batman, Wonder Woman, and the Joker are a few of the superpower icons to be walking around the cities this summer!So if you are
Published on 2011-04-29 23:57:00
YMC and Duluth have joined hands in creating a colorful line of backpacks for this spring/summer season.The Duluth Pack has its humble roots in a poor French-Canadian named Camille Poirer, who made his way west to Duluth.Arriving here in 1870 with hi
Published on 2011-04-28 17:49:00
Pre-dawn coast. Storm systems circling. Locals only. Crepuscular color. Non-place. The sixth Stone Island Shadow capsule is an investigation of the in-between.Neither day nor night, neither active nor elegant, but instead, the transition itself. A bl
Published on 2011-04-28 17:44:00
The Stone Island Shadow began as a discourse between Sportswear Company owner and creative director Carlo Rivetti and the design team of Michaela Sachenbacher and Errolson Hugh, also known as ACRONYM ®.A platform for exploration, the Shadow project
Published on 2011-04-27 09:50:00
Established from true working class roots in the expansive Australian outback with nearly four decades in the outerwear industry, the Kakadu brand has the experience and knowledge that comes only with time.A combination of the finest most durable mat
Published on 2011-04-27 09:48:00
Percival brings their spring/summer 2011 stock to you a little late in the season, but with the sun showing full color it’s about the right time!All men with good taste know one needs a smart pair of shorts (there’s no shame in showing leg); howe
Published on 2011-04-27 09:46:00
Many prominent individuals throughout history possessed the surname Percival in Britain, including King Arthur’s legendary knight of the round table, which dates back to the 12th century. Now there is a legendary menswear label with the same name!D
Published on 2011-04-26 14:30:00
The new spring and summer collection from House refers to various eras and trends in fashion. The designers took cues from both the Victorian era and from the 1950s and 1970s by the handful to create an eclectic and diverse mix for the approaching se
Published on 2011-04-26 14:27:00
April 1 was the start of the spring-summer campaign entitled “Beautiful Story.” It’s a follow-up to the autumn-winter campaign by Reserved and continues the presentation of beautiful stories of young people who managed to succeed in life thanks
Published on 2011-04-26 14:24:00
A new marketing campaign from Cropp, which continues the brand’s last year’s actions under the name of ‘No Damage, No Funky’, began at the beginning of March. The campaign, except for its known heroes, Dr. Damage and Mr. Fun, was enriched wit
Published on 2011-04-25 16:37:00
Eleven Paris—Life is a Joke!Founded in 2003, Eleven Paris is—as the name suggests—a Parisian label that features the prints of iconic musicians and renown stars from around the world.Each collection is inspired by the world of 1980’s punk roc
Published on 2011-04-25 16:35:00
Growing up together in Huntington Beach (California), David Hershberger and Mitch Moseley became friends later in life and cofounded their label Endovanera in 2005. Enounced clearly, the label sounds like ‘End of an Era’.The Endovanera look adher
Published on 2011-04-25 16:32:00
Mansour Farah was a student of shirt design and manufacturing in New York City in 1900, setting up a small shirt factory in El Paso’s “Apache Legion.”Farah diversified into denim workpants when the government began employing convicts to produce
Published on 2011-04-24 10:25:00
For his spring/summer 2011, Philippe Dubuc sets the tone with a couture spirit set against the backdrop of staged scenery. Basics are deconstructed with an eye for quality and precision and tone-on-tone trompe d’oeil effects continue to be the uniq
Published on 2011-04-24 10:23:00
Makin Jan Ma is no ordinary fashion designer. Instead, he designs clothing for the characters in the poetic films that scripts from ordinary life.The protagonist is called Guts “a sentimental guy who asks about little things in life. Love is what h
Published on 2011-04-24 10:20:00
Simon Gibson and Serge Bodulovic befriended one another at university, where they discovered a mutual interest in fashion.In 2009, the two friends launched Book Club in Canberra, Australia—a new label that draws inspiration from music, art and desi
Published on 2011-04-23 15:14:00
An adventurous and laid-back road trip down Highway 1 on the Pacific Coast of California sets the scene for the 2011 Matíníque Summer collection. A collection of relaxed pieces mixed with dressed up items perfect for every occasion.T-shirts with su
Published on 2011-04-23 15:12:00
The Matíníque Spring 2011 collection is a journey through the iconic styles of the American fashion heritage. Urban minimalism meets American sailor style while the vivid spirit of Las Vegas is reflected in flashes of bright colors and an overall r
Published on 2011-04-22 11:28:00
Subsidiary of Fast Retailing, Uniqlo is a line of casual business clothing that dates back to the Men’s Shop in the Forties, later adopting the name Uniqlo in the 1980’s.Provider of uniforms for Japanese Olympic athletes in 1998, 2002, and 2004,
Published on 2011-04-22 11:21:00
Last week in an editorial, I introduced the way in which progressive menswear labels are differentiating their offerings by emphasizing cultural heritage.Probably no company understands this concept better than Odyn Vovk (literally ‘one wolf’), w
Published on 2011-04-21 16:50:00
Benjamin Vorono graduated in Sociology at the Arizona State University in 2005. Originally from South London, Samuel Kientsch is a graphic designer.Now, based in London, Benjamin and Samuel—both in their 20’s—are married and, together, design t
Published on 2011-04-21 16:43:00
With no formal training, Benjamin Vorono and Samuel Kientsch founded their label Braille in London, in 2009 as they combined their expertise in sociology and graphic design, respectively.Their first collection, which was entitled “A Gentle Awake,
Published on 2011-04-21 15:31:00
Every label yearns for the day when someone “big” is seen in their garments! For the Italian brand, Hogan, that day has arrived!Caught strolling down a sunny street, American actor Matthew Fox was wearing a Hogan City Rush, which comes in lightwe
Published on 2011-04-20 15:31:00
Prototype N°1 of the Memovox Tribute to Deep Sea “LeCoultre Spécial Amérique 1959” commemorative edition watch auctioned for the benefit of the Malpelo marine site.Within the framework of the partnership between Jaeger-LeCoultre, the Internati
Published on 2011-04-20 15:15:00
Industry rebels hand select boutiques and e-tailors to carry their hand-crafted garments.Street Star Lifestyle Brand, a Philadelphia based clothing label, has set their sights on expanding distribution of their line throughout the nation and into Can
Published on 2011-04-19 16:53:00
Russian-born and Milan-adopted designer, Max Kibardin, has released his 2011 autumn/winter collection of footwear—designed for the modern-day dandy or bon viveur.Adhering to his theme of “timeless luxury,” the collection displays clear architec
Published on 2011-04-19 16:46:00
For 40 Years, the Saint-Tropez brand has been offering—in summer time as well as winter—a wide choice of prints for its swim wears line, cut to perfection.For its fortieth anniversary, Vilebrequin has designed a patchwork fabric reflecting the ri
Published on 2011-04-18 17:09:00
Founded in New Zealand by surfers Dan Gosling, Marc Moore and Luke Harwood, Stolen Girlfriends Club is a ‘luxe’ sportswear specialist with a serious cult following, combining a youthful rebellious spirit, a healthy sense of humor and the ability
Published on 2011-04-18 16:37:00
Star in the Hood Makes Leaps and Bounds for Spring/Summer 2011 Rising label, Star in the Hood, has widened the streetwear horizon with their latest spring/summer 2011 line, presenting a progressive collection featuring the brand’s popular staple gr
Published on 2011-04-17 18:41:00
The Sexy Boy video was shot by photographer Donnie Madden, who features Timoteo’s close friend and favorite model Ben Godre.Check out the collection here.Photos Copyright Timoteo.
Published on 2011-04-17 18:32:00
For autumn/winter 2011, aptform is focusing on so-called “handcrafted futurism,” in a monochromatic palette of high tech textiles with intricate hand-knitted leather and knits, which are united in a creation of a silhouette of fluidity. Applying
Published on 2011-04-17 18:30:00
Melvin Tanaya and Lyn Ty are the designers of the new creative label Song for the Mute. Melvin graduated from the Billy Blue School of Graphic Arts in Communication Design and Commerce, while Lyna is a graduate of Accademia Italiana di Moda. The 2011
Published on 2011-04-16 16:32:00
Brazilian label Damyller was founded 1979 in Crickhowell of Santa Catarina with only seven machines of production and ten workers. Despite enormous growth, the company emphasizes workers’ rights and conservation of the environment. For 2011 autumn/
Published on 2011-04-16 16:30:00
Brazilian label Vila Romana has prepared a 2011 autumn/winter collection entitled “the Machines.” The collection draws inspiration from the world of tradition car racing in the Fifties, choosing cars like the Jaguar D-Type, Ferrari, and Porsche.
Published on 2011-04-15 11:59:00
With the advance of globalization, there is an imminent risk that brand names and labels are becoming increasingly ordinary, taking on the same look and feel and, thus, less desirable. So I have been asking myself the question: “In such a global se
Published on 2011-04-14 16:14:00
Bone Wear’s Tight Fit Boxers in white with color inserts are now listed and are available in white with blue, red, orange or yellow inserts. Check out the designs and purchase yours now online from Bone Wear. Check out the collection here. Photos C
Published on 2011-04-14 16:10:00
Ellesse Heritage boasts a collection of summer staples for your wardrobe. From playing bat and ball on holiday to eating fish and chips on the corner of your local, Ellesse Heritage provides you with that effortlessly cool, casual, and classic summer
Published on 2011-04-14 16:07:00
Situated in Madrid, Spanish label Blanco knows how to deal it out European style with several “flashes” every season! Earlier on this year, Blanco released the spring/summer collection, which focused on warm white—an interplay of light and shad
Published on 2011-04-13 17:21:00
Thorvald Bindesbøll was born into an elite family of architects in Copenhagen and lived from 1846 to 1908.Pioneer of European design, this Danish architect explored pottery, ceramics, furniture, embroidery, and—largely—silverware. Thorvald drew
Published on 2011-04-13 16:25:00
“Falling Apart” is a nostalgic memory of days gone by, people you once knew, music you once listened to, and a look at the past inspired by the ‘Clean living under difficult circumstances´ attitude of the London Mods. The mysterious semi-secre
Published on 2011-04-12 16:49:00
A Rock-Infused Selection of Shirts, Suits, and Evening AccessoriesMODASUITE introduces a hyper modern collection of shirts, suits and accessories perfect for spring and summer weddings and evening parties. Inspired by the streets of London and Britis
Published on 2011-04-12 16:32:00
Rivieras is around the poolRivieras is right by on the sandRivieras is a handball spectacleRivieras is in the sunRivieras is in the shadeRivieras is on a blue bicycleRivieras is a dash of olive oilRivieras is a pool party in Palm SpringsRivieras is i
Published on 2011-04-11 15:39:00
Maiden Noir is pleased to present the Spring 11 collection titled “Longing for Darkness.” This collection is the follow-up to the autumn 2010 collection “Wasted Youth.” A young war photographer comes home to search for solitude from the years
Published on 2011-04-11 15:34:00
Aertex Menswear is focused on reinventing the British Classic, offering modern pieces whilst maintaining the brand’s heritage and unmistakable British Roots. Aertex are to form a collaboration with John Simons. John Simons’ highly influential Ivy
Published on 2011-04-11 14:56:00
In-depth Professional Catwalk Trend Analysis for iPad For the first time ever, leading trend forecasting agency, Trendstop.com, has made professional catwalk trend analysis available for the iPad.This unmissable Trendstop 150 catwalk trend edit picks
Published on 2011-04-10 14:56:00
Today, Mr. Jeon, President of TaeJin International, is re-energizing and re-focusing the brand by returning it to its French origins in terms of style, design, manufacturing quality and operational management. The new design and development team bega
Published on 2011-04-10 14:52:00
Louis Quatorze was founded in 1980 by Paul Barrate. Born into a family of French leather artisans, he wanted to echo the flamboyant period of when French culture and art reached its pinnacle. He began by producing high quality handbags and small leat
Published on 2011-04-09 13:34:00
RON DORFF, the French-Swedish sportswear brand behind the claim DISCIPLINE IS NOT A DIRTY WORD is launching the 747 UNDERWEAR KIT – 7 briefs 4 the 7 days of the week. This week kit comes in a functional black gift box including 3 briefs in white, 3
Published on 2011-04-08 16:13:00
“Newly opened… A fully bespoke denim service by DENHAM” Jason and the team at Denham are thrilled at the slow and steady re-emergence of craftsmanship in the world of denim. Artisan operations are just beginning to appear on the radar, inspirin
Published on 2011-04-08 16:11:00
As one of America’s most enduring footwear brands, Florsheim’s rich heritage is steeped in classic design and solid construction. The Florsheim Limited Edition collection for fall 2011 reflects this tradition with new styles such as the Gladwin B
Published on 2011-04-08 16:08:00
Standing 6 feet tall at 180 pounds, 28-year-old Harijs Broza is a ripped Latvian model that claims 5% body fat! According to Timoteo, their label has never seen the likes of him! With a body like that, it is a mystery how the Baltic stay so cold! I s
Published on 2011-04-07 16:44:00
Spring is finally here, but with rising temperatures comes the pesky April rain. Don’t let a little sprinkle put a damper on spring style. Shrine Haberdashery has a great selection of luxurious handmade umbrellas and headwear that will make a perfe
Published on 2011-04-07 16:16:00
COMUИE prepares for the upcoming Holiday 2011 selling season, which will hit retail floors in October. The 2011 Holiday Collection mixes the clean lined evolution of the fall 2011 collection with warm fabrications, such as Shetland wool, coated deni
Published on 2011-04-07 16:09:00
The Billy Reid Fall 2011 Men’s collection is a ruggedly refined blend of iconic American masculinity and Southern gentility. The grit of Sam Peckinpah’s film “Bring Me the Head of Alfredo Garcia”, the attitude of café racers, prints from Nat
Published on 2011-04-06 16:15:00
What makes the perfect beach? Is it a romantic lagoon for two? The most epic surf spot known to man? A crowded boardwalk overwhelmed with bikinis and Bermudas? Perhaps it's all of the above. From Cabo to Coney Island, from Saint-Tropez to the Caribbe
Published on 2011-04-06 16:08:00
The fine art of understatement and the making of the man. Drakes of London was founded nearly 5 decades ago in 1977 by Michael Drake, Jeremy Hull, and Isabel Dickson initially comprising a concise yet credible collection of men’s quality scarves. T
Published on 2011-04-05 14:51:00
Ellesse Heritage—the Triumphant Italian Running Reworked for 2011 The triumphant shoe of the NYC Marathon in 1984 stands proudly in a powerful collection of reworked classic designs from Ellesse Heritage. Retro Italian sports classics are married t
Published on 2011-04-05 14:26:00
Australian swimwear line, 2EROS, was launched by Jason Hoeung, who differentiates his brand on the basis of quality and unique, eye-catching designs. 2EROS is designed for the male physique, accentuating and flattering maleness to suite all his poten
Published on 2011-04-04 18:05:00
Fall 2011 sees designers Ben and Doug Burkman infuse the Burkman Bros collection with fresh inspiration from their far-flung travels across the globe combined with their comfortably cool design aesthetic. The brothers traveled from Asia to Europe and
Published on 2011-04-04 17:42:00
Designers Sam Shipley and Jeff Halmos started their new season with the question, “If the S&H guy spent a winter day at home alone, what would he do with his time?” The designers envision this day as comfortable, creative, productive, unguard
Published on 2011-04-04 17:33:00
Fall 2011 marks the debut of men’s footwear from Shipley & Halmos. Utilizing the same modern but classic-inspired design approach from their apparel collection, designers Sam Shipley and Jeff Halmos will introduce three styles – Lucien, Raymo
Published on 2011-04-03 14:15:00
‘He who influences the thought of his times influences the times that follow.’ -Elbert Hubbard Since 1927, TIME Magazine has chosen to profile a person, couple, group, idea, place, or machine that, for better or worse, has most influenced events
Published on 2011-04-02 16:57:00
Born in the Purple was a traditional phrase used to describe those born to royal, prominent or high ranking parents. Like Wayward Heir, the suiting label for a young, ambitious and savvy man from established New Zealand suiting company Rembrandt. “
Published on 2011-04-02 16:41:00
Forget what you may have been told: some of the best urban wear trends emerge organically from the very place they are destined to be worn on—the street. The true pioneers of fashion create their own style by wearing clothes in new ways, customizin
Published on 2011-04-02 16:08:00
Just one year old, New Zealand Fashion Festival just concluded one week of runway shows, new trends, and a grand finale garage sale in Auckland, New Zealand. Fashion-forward magazine, Remix, joined hands with city guide in Big little City Fashion Fri
Published on 2011-04-01 13:57:00
This spring Svensson has developed an army shoe and almost a replica of classic BW Sports, which Adidas supposedly produced without sender to the German, Belgian and Austrian army.It can still be found at military outlets in Europe and is a shoe with
Published on 2011-04-01 13:53:00
Onassis Clothing Launches E-Commerce Site—Marketing the First Time the Classic and Fashion-Forward Men’s Line NEW YORK/TOKYO—March 31, 2011—Onassis Clothing / www.ona-ssis.com, the New York-based men’s lifestyle brand, announced today their
Published on 2011-04-01 13:39:00
“For the true gentleman who enjoys the fruits of his labor.” Our Identity Founded in 2009, Vintage Grapes Clothier is a premier men’s luxury garment brand based out of Fairfield, Connecticut. Our business office and private showing room are loc
Published on 2011-03-30 14:56:00
Twenty (2) Too is the brainchild of Romanian designer, Mihai Dan Zarug, who is a graduate of École Supérieure de Gestion PGSM in Paris. Mihai’s concept behind fashion is both jovial yet serious.Mihai parallels a man’s search for clothing to a s
Published on 2011-03-29 17:22:00
Born and raised in San Francisco, this native Californian moved to the New York City at the age of 18. There, he attended Parsons School of Design and by his sophomore year he was already creating his own collections. Since his first full collection
Published on 2011-03-29 17:18:00
Enrico Coveri launched his eponymous label in 1973 with his debut collection showing on the runways of Milan. Undergirding successive collections, the debut abounded in color, chrome, and prints. In 1990 Enrico passed away at the young age of 38 and
Published on 2011-03-28 17:03:00
Hackett London Launches ‘Hope’ Polo Shirt to Aid Victims of the Tohoku Earthquake in Japan. On Friday 11th March 2011 a 9.0 magnitude earthquake and destructive tsunami caused extensive and severe damage in Northeastern Japan leaving thousands of
Published on 2011-03-27 13:14:00
Two thousand years ago, a Roman poet by the name of Ovid, who, in a hymn to youth, invited man to seize the moment and enjoy what life has to offer. Young Italian designer, Luca Larenza, portrays the protagonist of his 2011 autumn/winter campaign as
Published on 2011-03-25 13:58:00
Some men equate clothes shopping with the pain that is inflicted in a cardiac catheterization. Some men would rather pass a kidney stone before hitting the local mall.Then, again, there are other men who enjoy shopping for clothes, but their busy sch
Published on 2011-03-24 15:17:00
Peruvian designer Sergio Dávila is a graduate of the Academy of Art University in San Francisco.Motivated by drive and passion, Sergio defines his inspiration as “the style of the men from the three Americas.”Already nominee and winner of severa
Published on 2011-03-24 15:07:00
A Vintage Inspired Reinvention of the Classic White ShirtModasuite is proud to present a limited edition capsule collection specially created by LG Fashion Week designer DIMITRICHRIS.Taking inspiration from the 1930s and vintage sports, DIMITRICHRIS
Published on 2011-03-24 14:53:00
Pica-Post is a new, twice-yearly publication showcasing the best clothing and footwear from OiPolloi’s perspective.Best described as an extension of their popular online feature, Deck-Out, Pica-Post features the familiar, irreverent tone that runs
Published on 2011-03-23 16:33:00
Rockadelic attended the SXSW Music Festival in Austin, Texas, last week, setting up shop at the Express Rocks! Music Lounge at Cedar Door restaurant.A perfect audience for the new men’s shoe brand, Rockadelic hosted a slew of musicians, bands, DJs
Published on 2011-03-23 16:25:00
Rich in details, the 2011 autumn/winter collection by Christian Westphal is full of surprises. As with last year’s collection, the silhouette is slim, elegant, and refined.A predominant trend that permeates the collection is asymmetry, as seen—fo
Published on 2011-03-22 16:24:00
The key words of Swedish designer Lina Österman for her 2011 spring/summer collection are streetwear grunge, which encounters the rock culture!The collection is largely denim of assorted washes. Colors veer towards blue and green.Lina founded Pudel
Published on 2011-03-22 16:14:00
For this Spring/Summer season, Ellesse introduce us to a sporting sartorial treat with their Italian retro specific sportswear collection inspired by a glamorous heritage and a desire to always look better than the opposition.Ellesse was conceived in
Published on 2011-03-22 16:11:00
aussieBum’s New-Age Approach to Underwear‘A redefined, refined brief for a stripped back shape that is sexy and strong’ Global men’s lifestyle brand aussieBum announces its latest range, ‘Man’, a whole new, raw approach to men’s underwe
Published on 2011-03-21 15:12:00
After an eleven year absence, British designer Adrien Sauvage revisits Ghana. Black Volta, his most recent collection, captures the carefree spirit and assertive independence of the Ghanaian society.The economical and political interrelationship betw
Published on 2011-03-20 18:18:00
Following the latest film by Spanish director Pedro Almodovar, “the Skin I live in,” Etxeberria has prepared a collection for autumn/Winter 2011 entitled “La piel que habito” (‘the Skin I live in’).Based in Barcelona, this Basque designer
Published on 2011-03-20 18:16:00
At Cibeles Fashion Week in Madrid, two more newcomers to the fashion scene debuted their latest 2011 autumn/winter collection; namely, Columbian designer Jaime Mesa and Silvia Gallego from Bilbao.After two semesters of Fashion Design at Universidad d
Published on 2011-03-19 15:27:00
Born 1986 in Majorca, Spain, Cati Serrà went on to graduate from Barcelona’s ESDI in Fashion Design and the University of Southampton, England.Sparing no time whatsoever, Cati’s collections have already walked the runways of Cibeles Fashion Week
Published on 2011-03-18 13:16:00
Designed by Jordi Espino and Elisabeth Vallecillo, Spanish label El Colmillo de Morsa has prepared a 2011 autumn/winter collection entitled “La costilla de Adán”—‘Adam’s Rib’.El Colmillo de Morsa has prepared a 2011 autumn/winter collect
Published on 2011-03-18 11:32:00
Eager to see how the D.S.DUNDEE man keeps himself busy for the warmer half of the year?While the weather's still making its mind up you need the versatility of a fine cotton knit which adds a layer of luxurious warmth for the chillier days and lets y
Published on 2011-03-17 15:13:00
Photographer Allen Zaki just completed a photo shoot for Timoteo with Matthew Smith, who is new to the modeling world.Standing at 6 feet 2 .5 inches (1.89 meters), Matthew is originally from Colorado but now lives in Los Angeles. Only 21 years old, M
Published on 2011-03-16 15:42:00
For 2011 autumn/winter, Asger Juel Larsen draws inspiration from a historical figure who, later, became personification of the US government.During the War of 1812 between the US and the British Empire, a meatpacker by the name of Samuel Wilson suppl
Published on 2011-03-16 15:07:00
Asger Juel Larsen’s autumn/winter collection is the finest testament of the unique aesthetic he’s become renowned for, continuing his apocalyptic path through the past with a stylish tale that takes inspiration from the playful, powerful and dece
Published on 2011-03-15 16:54:00
Season Trend Theme Men's Apparel: F/W 2011-12. "Synergy" marks a new era of pragmatism, simplicity and efficiency, as a fresh model for living is sought across the globe, after decades of excess and heady capitalism. Innovative design meets a Scandin
Published on 2011-03-14 17:23:00
I thought the words of Bruno Cucinelli were an appropriate tribute and homage amidst the tragic scenes we have all been watching in the aftermath of the earthquake and tsunami in Japan—one of Asia’s jewels.“You, oh Asia, so far away yet close,
Published on 2011-03-12 18:45:00
The Diogenes syndrome, which can also be called senile squalor syndrome, was noted in 1966 as a disorder that is characterized by self-neglect, anti-social behavior, hoarding, and other such compulsionsThe disorder derived its name from the ancient G
Published on 2011-03-12 18:42:00
David Elfín entered the world of fashion through painting, which permeates every collection.When the label was created in 2001 by Bimba Bosé; Deborah, Gorka, and Diego Postigo; and David Elfín, the team based it on the media of photography, archit
Published on 2011-03-12 18:40:00
Francis Montesinos Gil was born 1950 in Valencia, Spain, and has worked in a wide spectrum of fields, including cinema, ballet, theater, graphic design, perfume, and fashion.His works draw heavy on Spanish folklore and its Mediterranean roots as he r
Published on 2011-03-11 17:26:00
(Manuel) Roberto Verino was born 1945 in Verín, Ourense, Spain, and began showing his collections at Madrid’s Cibeles just two years after having studied Fine Arts and Business in Paris.Now nearly 30 years later, Roberto has received awards like b
Published on 2011-03-11 17:24:00
Devota and Modesto Lomba are not new to the fashion scene but rather launched their career in 1986, going on to win numerous awards.After the death of Luis Devota, Modesto carried the baton entering into men’s under garments and swimwear.Devota and
Published on 2011-03-11 16:59:00
The label Victorio & Lucchino embraces the spirit of Andalusia where it was born, a crossroads of Christian, Arab, and Jewish cultures.Victorio & Lucchino was founded by José Víctor Rodríguez Caro and José Luis Medina del Corral during th
Published on 2011-03-10 15:53:00
“Crystal Inside” carries away from cold, icy winter days outside with crystal clear air and gives in the longing for coziness and comfort -for being inside.The Interior of one’s home is in focus now—there are all these things that make you fe
Published on 2011-03-09 14:39:00
The Raw limited edition is the combination of a rough, unpolished frame with a sophisticated polarized lens, developed exclusively for L.G.R.The visual contrast can be seen through the combination of the dark opaque frames and deep blue mirrored lens
Published on 2011-03-09 14:33:00
The van Laack label was established in 1881 by Heinrich van Laack and two partners who had a vision to produce luxury shirts.By the 1920’s van Laack shirts had already forged the way to a reputation of “the royal shirt.”Since that time the comp
Published on 2011-03-08 16:17:00
Heutchy is the brainchild of Wells Stelberger, who aims at designing timeless footwear for men, who desire attire-appropriate shoes for any time of the day.Wells draws inspiration from the photos of Bruce Davidson, who in the 50’s captured the life
Published on 2011-03-08 15:39:00
After years of research, Tribe was launched in 2008 as an underwear label that would make men look sexy and masculine, all the while feeling soft and comfortable.Since the underwear line resembled swimwear, Tribe launched their line of swim suits a y
Published on 2011-03-06 14:36:00
For autumn/winter 2011, Barboni di Lusso shoots a hoop with Italian basketball player, Davide Lamma—capitan of the team Fortitudo Bologna.Sitting in an old train shed somewhere in the countryside of Reggio, Davide is sitting on an abbandoned train
Published on 2011-03-06 14:31:00
Designing since 1983, Ray Brown launched his menswear collection called “Ray Vincente Eclectic” in 2009.I met Ray for the first time a year ago at Washington DC Fashion Week, and I have been following his collections ever since.For autumn/winter
Published on 2011-03-05 16:04:00
The brand Selected Homme is represented by two strong lines: Selected Homme and Selected Jeans.Selected Homme is the exclusive line grounded in the classic art of tailoring. The lines vary from a formal business look to a trendy expression.TrendElega
Published on 2011-03-05 15:23:00
For spring/summer 2011, Kent Denim has prepared a casual collection of denim shorts and pants with accompanying tops for a cool, laidback look.Plaid shirts span a range of colors, sporting contrasting collars and cuffs and fun ways of buttoning up li
Published on 2011-03-04 20:09:00
To celebrate Esquire’s 20th Birthday this month, my-wardrobe.com the UK’s leading online retailer of ‘everyday luxury’ designer fashion has joined forces with traditional English shoe makers Grenson to create an exclusive design of the Willia
Published on 2011-03-03 09:48:00
Technology stands at the forefront of this collection which is best shown in the ‘Technical Bearskin’. This design originates from a style we became famed for in the mid 90’s, the Bearskin was a coat that featured side seam zips and when opened
Published on 2011-03-03 09:46:00
The spring/summer 11 collection looks back to 1985 and the Katherine Hamnett era of baggy, oversized silhouettes and plenty of military detailing as a major source of inspiration for this season’s collection. Whilst we continue our delve into the G
Published on 2011-03-01 18:12:00
Since its inception in 2002, the homegrown brand of F J Benjamin has grown from strength to strength. Created by husband and wife team Douglas and Odile Benjamin, it began as a men’s shirt label and in response to changing customer needs, evolved i
Published on 2011-03-01 17:58:00
Michelangelo Antonioni’s “The Passenger” (1975)“Antonioni’s most beautiful cinematic canvas and certainly one of the most stunning visual voyages ever filmed.” – Paul D. Zimmerman, Newsweek Magazine For spring/summer 2011, RAOUL continu
Published on 2011-03-01 17:48:00
Showcasing their slim fitting bank robbing silhouettes for spring/summer 2011 are Australia’s Whillas and Gunn.Advocating the look of ‘the outlaw’ in the wake of True Grit and the eminent style and performance of Jeff Bridges, never has Whillas
Published on 2011-02-28 09:55:00
Brighter Colors Are Back“Last summer, the British was back and it looks like they’re here to stay for a while” muses Olivier Vander Slock, Sales & Product Director at Scabal, on the styles we will see in 2011.“But although the British sty
Published on 2011-02-28 09:47:00
Founded 1938 in Brussels by Otto Hertz, Scabal was originally a cloth merchant and supplier of fabrics. His successor is JP Thissen, Chairman Scabal Group, who is assisted by his son Gregor Thissen (CEO Scabal Group), the third generation.In 1938, Sc
Published on 2011-02-28 09:31:00
Orlebar Brown has just released a new video clip, which promotes the spring/summer collection.The label has also launched a new home pattern called “Geometrics” and coming in is available in Bulldog, the classic beach short in black and white, an
Published on 2011-02-28 09:18:00
Inheriting the 70`s punk spirit, the Art Punk Movement “No Wave” started in the New York underground scene.The collection “Bring on the Noise” carries the chaotic scene that No Wave has created.We would like you check out the design work of t
Published on 2011-02-27 19:35:00
Otherwise known as supporters, athletic supports, jocks, and straps, jockstraps were invented by a Chicago sports company in 1874 for bicycle jockeys who needed such support.While many athletes choose jockstraps for support and free movement, jockstr
Published on 2011-02-26 16:08:00
When Rick Owens designed his Anthem Men’s Collction for spring/summer 2011, he was thinking of austerity and severity.He envisions uniforms and functional work apparel that mix the shapes of a slave’s skirt from an Egyptian tomb, combined with a
Published on 2011-02-26 15:53:00
United Nude, a brand co-founded by architect Rem D. Koolhaas and shoemaker Galahad Clark in 2003, has been well known for pushing the boundaries of shoe design for years. The brand began with the launch of the Mobius shoe and has since developed into
Published on 2011-02-26 15:46:00
Brother and sister duo, Alia and Jamil Juma, have traveled to India, Tibet, Thailand, and Shenzhen (China) where they researched wildlife and local tapestry techniques.Along with these influences, the designer duo incorporates gradients of color—mi
Published on 2011-02-25 10:16:00
On the 15th July 2010 Theatre de la Mode will premier a film by Camilla Robinson a vision of Olympian Gods and the capricious behavior of humans. Characters are draped in the Spring/Summer 2011 collection from Theatre de la Mode and as the Gods and G
Published on 2011-02-25 09:17:00
Edgy London-based denim brand Snake and Dagger look to cement their place as innovators in the world of denim.For autumn/winter 2011 they have pushed the boundaries in applying new wash and finishing techniques to the traditional material of Japanese
Published on 2011-02-24 19:22:00
To those who were unable to get down to London Fashion Week for the Fall 2011 shows here is a Christopher Shannon preview.Christopher Shannon's collection is full of sporty influenced garments infused with the Lavenham quilt.As originators of the qui
Published on 2011-02-24 19:17:00
Here is a snapshot of the 2011 autumn/winter collection that Cassette Playa presented at London Fashion Week, Fall 2011.Designer Carrie Mundane added her signature elements of hand-painted, leather biker jackets, digital print placement shirts, and t
Published on 2011-02-24 19:14:00
Oliver Spencer presents his debut runway event.The London-based designer has created an AW11 collection that cuts straight to the heart of the stylish modern man.Channeling his personal clothing obsessions, Oliver Spencer mixes beautiful English suit
Published on 2011-02-23 14:50:00
Jaeger London’s Spring/Summer 2011 collection marries fine tailoring in a modern silhouette with new-season prints and bold shades. Inspirations include early Alain Delon films, Pop Art and Surrealism.Elegant slim-line tailoring is cut from a new c
Published on 2011-02-23 14:39:00
A sharply edited range of pieces designed to complement the modern man’s wardrobe.Jaeger’s established house-style bags are updated this season in various combinations, such as dark, unwashed denim with glossy leather, or cotton twill in honey wi
Published on 2011-02-23 14:21:00
Siki Im was born and raised in Cologne, Germany. After completing his Baccalaureate, he was drawn to architecture, and relocated to Great Britain, where he graduated with First Class Honors from the Oxford School of Architecture.Having worked as an a
Published on 2011-02-22 18:42:00
Ninh, it was wonderful to meet you in New York at your installation during fashion week…. Tell me a little about where you are from and where you grew up.…I was born in Paris and grew up in France for 9 years before I moved to Texas. It was a com
Published on 2011-02-22 18:40:00
Inspired by the infinite triptych of past, present, and future.Specifically looking at the United States, the collection answers the question of what a man may look like if he had to exist in yester, today, and future America.See the entire 2011 autu
Published on 2011-02-22 18:37:00
There are some special things which manage to belong to us instinctively, especially when they derive from authentic manual skills, which we recognize naturally.Szen was created to support this spirit through delicate and tenuous collections—a rang
Published on 2011-02-21 16:29:00
My inspiration for the collection came from a book I had read titled “Time Traveler” by Dr Ronald Mallet, published in 2007.I was fascinated by the author’s vision of creating a time machine that could visit both past and future.After reading t
Published on 2011-02-21 16:23:00
Michael Bastian was born in Lyons, New York, a small Upstate town near Lake Ontario.After graduating from Babson College in Wellesley, Massachusetts, he moved to New York City, where his first job was as an Assistant Buyer at Abraham & Strauss.Th
Published on 2011-02-21 16:14:00
The spring 2011 season, featuring both men’s and women’s sportswear and accessories, is inspired by the unlikely combination of the sports nerd and the bombshell finding each other and falling in love.The curious pair embarks on a yesteryear affa
Published on 2011-02-20 12:53:00
Manuel Bozzi has made his voice heard all the way to San Remo Music Festival, the inspiraton of Eurovision!But it was Manuel Bozzi, the jewelry maker from Pias, that was on the stage singing; rather, singer Mauro Ermanno Giovanardi of the duo La Crus
Published on 2011-02-20 12:47:00
Diego Zuñiga was born 1987 in Tijuana, Mexico, going on to study Graphic Design in the same city. He has been designing clothes since the age of 15.For spring/summer 2011, Diego has prepared a collection called “Kardia,” playing on hospital dres
Published on 2011-02-20 12:35:00
Daniel Palillo is a Finnish designer who plays on oversize silhouettes with lighthearted prints as he draws inspiration from the music genres of hiphop, gothic, and heavy metal.Daniel studied both Fine Arts and Fashion Design at the University of Art
Published on 2011-02-19 07:14:00
Bone Wear keeps churning them out, not just great swim suits and underwear but new models too.Showcasing a sweet assortment of new goodies from Bone Wear is model Luke Brumer. The next time I compete in an event, I’d love to wear that Bone Wear sui
Published on 2011-02-19 07:02:00
ROAD ties fashion and social responsibility together with its latest clothing collection, how two brothers are going back to their roots and paying tribute to early beginnings. Seattle, WA February 2011 - Seattle based apparel company ROAD announced
Published on 2011-02-19 06:42:00
For A/W 2011 Theatre de la Mode presents a collection that embodies the spirit of exploration and discovery. Inspired by heroic figures and classical illustrations, this season sees the reinvention of Theatre de la Mode’s signature draping, made mo
Published on 2011-02-18 15:21:00
The inspiration for spring/summer 2011 was taken from the traveling soldier, as Rochambeau fuses a conservative silhouette to military structure.The vibrant colors are an expression of the soldier that travels the globe to assorted cultures. Accentua
Published on 2011-02-18 15:19:00
Five years after introducing his eponymous luxury menswear label, New York-based designerSimon Spurr will reveal a darker side to his personality with his autumn/winter 2011 collection….This will mark the 3rd season of the SIMON SPURR luxury main l
Published on 2011-02-18 15:16:00
What is interesting about the Frost Birgens 2011 spring/summer collection is that, at first glance, it depicts the average kind of guy.But when you take a closer look, it actually portrays the average kind of guy who wants to be different from the re
Published on 2011-02-17 16:13:00
In 2004, Mitra Khayyam launched Blood is the New Black in Los Angeles for several purposes.First, she wanted to showcase emerging artists and introduce them to the public. Mitra also shares the profit of every t-shirt with the artist that created it.
Published on 2011-02-17 16:09:00
Designers Michael Venker, Joshua Cooper, and Laurence Chandler met at Parsons’ senior thesis show in 2007, afterwards launching the label Rochambeau, which is Egyptian for the popular game of rock-paper-scissors.For spring/summer 2011, the Rochambe
Published on 2011-02-17 16:01:00
Y-3 hits the road for Autumn/Winter 2011 with a collection inspired by the nature of escape—on horseback, on foot, and into the hills. Fittingly, the show presented clothing designed for a journey, combining classic materials and silhouettes with f
Published on 2011-02-16 14:40:00
Ron Dorff Launches a New Limited T-Shirt Edition: DiscipLines©RON DORFF, the French-Swedish sportswear brand behind the claim “DISCIPLINE IS NOT A DIRTYWORD” is launching a new, limited T-shirt edition carrying the name “DiscipLines.”The nam
Published on 2011-02-16 09:51:00
Epic Crusade Healing Our Egotic SoulBrought into this world in 2010 by Pascale Koehl—stylist and head of collections within the brand APRIL77 for 7 years—MOONCHILD is a lunar child.His head is in the stars but his feet are firmly rooted in the gr
Published on 2011-02-16 07:29:00
The Esemplare 2011 autumn/winter collection suggests an urban lifestyle for the man who regards fashion a life experience in a world where time means money.Loosely fitted styles add to the “Hobo Chic” look—a collection of comfortable and trendy
Published on 2011-02-16 07:15:00
Elia Maurizi has just come out with a new collection of shoes and boots for autumn/winter 2011.The collection is full of unisex yet rugged-looking footwear that will have no problem matching next year’s choice of styles. Some items feature subtle f
Published on 2011-02-15 15:07:00
Aussie label Todd and Terry—producers of underwear, swimwear, and sleepwear—has just released a new line of comfortable, fitted briefs.Modeling for Todd and Terry is designer, athlete, and HIV activist Jack Mackenroth, who looks better than ever!
Published on 2011-02-15 15:01:00
Born 1956 in Södertälje, Sweden, Björn Rune Borg nurtured an interest in tennis at an early age out of a fascination with a golden racket that his father had won at a table-tennis tournament.By the age of 13, Björn was already a hard-hitting cham
Published on 2011-02-14 18:11:00
Seasonal Themes Men’s/Women’s Apparel: Overarching seasonal themes for Spring/Summer 2012, a sneak peek at trends that will be presented at Sourcing at Magic. View galleries which include color, fabric, trim and pattern callouts specific to each
Published on 2011-02-14 10:26:00
The following interview was conducted between Eric Kim and Francesco backstage at Mercedes Fashion Week in New York, just prior to the Mik Cire runway show, Saturday, February 12, 2011.Eric, it is great to see you again! The last time we met, you tol
Published on 2011-02-13 09:47:00
Yesterday I attended the Mercedes Benz Fashion Week in New York City, primarily to interview Eric Kim of Mik Cire and preview the Mik Cire 2011 autumn/winter collection.Founder and former designer of Monarchy, Eric Kim launched his new line of menswe
Published on 2011-02-13 09:42:00
Right after the Mik Cire runway show at Mercedes Benz Fashion Week in New York, I hopped on the subway and headed downtown to a menswear installation by newcomer designer, Ninh Nguyen.Of Vietnamese origins, Ninh Nguyen was born in Paris and grew up i
Published on 2011-02-12 07:52:00
ORKA group, the dynamic fashion house of one of the world’s highly sought after brands, has just put on another spectacular fashion show of the Damat Tween brands hosted at Santral İstanbul, for the Istanbul Fashion Week 2011.Thinking about a “l
Published on 2011-02-12 07:41:00
At the most recent editionn of Istanbul Fashion Week, Turkish label Damat/Tween presented a 2011 spring/summer collection with the them of Prom Boys & Girls.Prom is short for promenade. At the end of the students’ senior year in the United Stat
Published on 2011-02-11 17:55:00
The Merc spring/summer ’11 collection takes inspiration from early 1960’s British new wave cinema. Imagery is borrowed from cult classics such as Blow Up, Billy Liar, and the Italian Job. Influences are also drawn from characters played by Tom Co
Published on 2011-02-11 17:13:00
Yesterday Mercedes Benz Fashion Week Fall 2011 kicked off at the Lincoln Center in New York.Reportedly more than 100 designers will be presenting their collections from 10-17 February.I am very excited that I will be attending the event tomorrow. Mea
Published on 2011-02-10 09:29:00
For spring/summer 2011, Sweden’s Nikolaj d’Etoiles hase provided the ‘sports casual’ obsessive in all of us with an absolute beauty!This lightweight shower proof ‘bomber jacket Harrington hybrid’ style piece comes in 3 color-ways that are
Published on 2011-02-10 09:17:00
For autumn/winter 2011, Italy-based German designer Tom Rebl has prepared a collection that reflects his first collection, “Shocking Radiance,” which he debuted in 2007.The 2011 autumn/winter collection is true to his name—surrealistic and appe
Published on 2011-02-09 15:40:00
Italian luxury label LUBIAM continues to be the epitome of elegance after nearly 100 years, through deep-rooted values accompanied with a knack for innovation.The LUBIAM label, started by Luigi Bianchi in 1911, is the oldest fashion label that is sti
Published on 2011-02-09 15:32:00
For spring 2011, designers Doug and Ben Burkman fuse their distinctly utilitarian take on classic American menswear and a well-traveled point of view.Referencing the duality of the relaxed mood of lounging at the beach and the traditional dress and s
Published on 2011-02-09 15:24:00
The spring 2011 Burkman Bros collection from designers Doug and Ben Burkman references the duality of the relaxed mood of lounging at the beach and the traditional dress and style of fishermen in Sri Lanka.The lush beach landscapes in Sri Lanka are n
Published on 2011-02-08 17:05:00
Graduating in Fine Arts, Jacek Klosinski specializes in printing on textiles, about which he writes:“…I found that I was able to express ideas, stories, and moods more effectively through clothing than ever managed to through art. The challenge o
Published on 2011-02-08 17:02:00
The mood of Gnonga Negro is an international perspective and travel. The line of accessories was conceived in 2009 by the young designer Peter Logan Koch Santos—son of a Dominican mother and German father, who was a shoemaker in Le Marche.The minim
Published on 2011-02-07 14:20:00
Yesterday I read an interesting book entitle “Take Ivy,” which, upon first printing, sparked a fashion revolution among students in Japan.Although printed for the first time in 1965, this collection of photographs contains significant relevance t
Published on 2011-02-05 13:00:00
New Power Studio is a young, spirited, London-based menswear label which offers wearable clothes with an edge. The designs are inspired by pop culture, combining sportswear and tailoring references. Since its launch in 2009, industry support has been
Published on 2011-02-05 12:59:00
This is the sixth season from Martine Rose’s self-titled label. Her previous collections which have included ambitious installations at Blacks members club and Somerset House have been well received by press and industry alike.Last season saw her p
Published on 2011-02-05 12:58:00
Felipe Rojas Llanos was born in Chile in 1981 and brought up in Sweden.He graduated from the Central Saint Martin’s Menswear MA, showing his collection entitled Suspended Animation as one of only four menswear designers at the legendary course’s
Published on 2011-02-05 12:41:00
Be Different is the brainchild of four young boys. Be different is the brand that, since 2009, has won the best Italian and foreign showcases thanks to Cube 27, a maxibox of plexiglass that contains 27 small cubes, a pack of polyurethane coated nylon
Published on 2011-02-05 12:38:00
APRIL77 creates jeans inspired by youth movements and denim history. All APRIL77 clothes feature a code to download exclusive tracks from artists and bands we love.Black Hills are the mountain range in South Dakota and Wyoming, USA, which contains so
Published on 2011-02-05 12:35:00
Fashion East is a pioneering non-profit initiative established by the Old Truman Brewery in 2000 to nurture emerging young designers through the difficult early stages of their career. It receives sponsorship funding from Topshop, TOPMAN and The Lond
Published on 2011-02-04 17:41:00
For many, the mention of Egypt usually conjures up romantic images of camels and golden sand, weather-worn pyramids and Pharaohs, ancient mummies and hieroglyphics.Few people around the world associate Egypt with a vibrant textile industry; neverthel
Published on 2011-02-04 17:29:00
Over the past twelve days of unrest, I have been very preoccupied with the critical situation in Egypt.As you know, I am managing editor of Uomo Moda—the first and only all-menswear magazine in Egypt—what I consider “my baby.” Nevertheless, m
Published on 2011-02-03 16:08:00
Modeled by Jess Haddock, the Mauro Grifoni collection of denim exudes a strong Anglo-American spirit.Mixing it up a bit, the collection is all but repetitive as it is portrayed in an urban light. Have a look at the denim collection here.Photos Copyri
Published on 2011-02-03 16:04:00
Mauro Grifoni was born in 1992 as a label in a tiny atelier, which handcrafted shirts.Artisan suits followed the handmade shirts, and now a total look that is characterized by sophisticated and eclectic urban tastes. Iconic pieces of classic traditio
Published on 2011-02-03 16:01:00
Blanco pays tribute to summer light with [Brazilian model] Evandro Soldati as the main protagonist.The new Spring Summer 2011 collection by Blanco is mainly warm. The light and shadow effects surround a coloristic campaign in which green, navy blue,
Published on 2011-02-02 16:27:00
Tom Cullis shot some new photos for the underwear label, Timoteo. Modeling the sexy Timoteo briefs is a new face for the brand—Shawn M.Shawn is young US Marine, recently returning home from Iraq. Good luck, Shawn, in your new endeavors as a model!
Published on 2011-02-02 16:25:00
When a company has been in business since 1888, they have done something right; and within the fashion industry, this is no small feat!For spring/summer 2011, Aertex has prepared a retro look that takes us back to the 1960’s—well, some of us!The
Published on 2011-02-02 16:10:00
As I have posted previously, Marco O’Polo is taking us on an adventurous journey for spring/summer 2011 to explore the globe with a new collection called “At Ease.”As you will see from the catwalk photos, which I have just received, “At Ease
Published on 2011-02-01 18:06:00
Part of the affirmation by Rem Koolhass “Meanwhile I make you dream” is the inspiration that gives life to the imagery of the City of Dreams in the 2011 spring/summer collection by Leitmotiv.It is influenced by the evocative atmosphere of urban l
Published on 2011-02-01 17:35:00
Although I have posted some items for spring/summer 2011, today I bring you the entire look book by Li Torres.Enjoy! See the entire look book here.Photos Copyright Li Torres.
Published on 2011-02-01 17:22:00
The Ivy League and preppy style saw itself worm its way back into the limelight and wardrobes of the high street to the avant-garde style conscious male in 2010 and doesn’t seem to be planning on going away again anytime soon.For spring/summer 2011
Published on 2011-01-31 18:17:00
Know what time it is…Ben Sherman take classic military silhouettes and pepper them with prep ... take ivy? Take cover ? TAKE NOTICE!Ben Sherman was founded in 1963 by Arthur Bernard Sugarman (1925-1987), who was born in Brighton.He emigrated to the
Published on 2011-01-31 18:01:00
Moving towards a new silhouette where the suit, symbol of maturity, makes the codes of cool its own.A fusion between raw elegance and more sophisticated pieces.The tailored sweat-shirt reigns supreme, revisited, cut in woolen sheets, knitwear is refi
Published on 2011-01-30 16:10:00
Mention formalwear and some guys begin to tremble. Mention a tux—and oftentimes you get male fear factor!But formalwear and tuxedos are the epitome of male elegance, and Manzetti takes the shudder out of both!Whether with bow tie or straight tie, c
Published on 2011-01-30 15:40:00
After Japanese designer Masakatsu Takayanagi graduated from Bunka Fashion College, he worked for Yohji Yamamoto as a patternmaker.Just seven years later, in 2002, Masakatstu launched Kiryuyrik in conjunction with Yuki Taniyama, who, in turn, is a gra
Published on 2011-01-29 17:13:00
According to a Latin motto, to be a street person is a choice—and such a choice is the mission of Barboni di Lusso.Barboni di Lusso, literally “Street People of Luxury,” is the brand for the man who distinguishes himself by being one of a kind
Published on 2011-01-28 18:22:00
Groundbreaking British men’s denim brand Natural Selection invites you to visit them, behind the scenes on their latest campaign and look book shoot for Spring Summer 2011.Having spent weeks scouting for the ideal location, the team went north, to
Published on 2011-01-28 17:23:00
If you live in the Northern Hemisphere, you have probably been slammed by several blizzards or hurricanes, and the winter is not nearly over yet!If you need water resistant boots to help you hike through the rain, sleet, ice, and snow—consider Crea
Published on 2011-01-28 17:21:00
On a cloudy day in April back in 2008, an idea was born in Sweden to bring happiness to the world through socks!Now, the innovators are doing just that, bring people Happy Socks in 40 countries.Manufactured in Turkey with Cashmere, merino, and Hemp,
Published on 2011-01-28 17:20:00
You Must Create present a Spring Summer 11 collection inspired by nostalgic memories of the great outdoors …The Spring Summer 11 collection from YMC has an innocent and charming naivety evoking a nostalgic feel of lazy hot and hazy summer days gone
Published on 2011-01-27 18:17:00
This year Kilian Kerner celebrates his 10th collection—a small milestone for a great talent!At the recent Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week in Berlin, Kilian showed for the sixth consecutive time with an emotional 2011 autumn/winter collection. Retro in f
Published on 2011-01-27 18:13:00
Photographer Allen Zaki shoots US model, Ryan Lewis, at Santa Monica Beach for a foretaste of what Timoteo is bringing us this summer!He jogs, rides a bike, performs on rings, does a few pull-ups, and spikes a mean volleyball.Oh, yeah! He’s an amaz
Published on 2011-01-27 18:07:00
Italian model Sasha Marini just sent me his most recent photo shoot, which took place in Athens by photographer Errikos Andreou and stylist Al Giga.Sexy, sensual, and always with a touch of bondage, Sasha Marini is true to himself, his looks, and his
Published on 2011-01-26 16:38:00
Season Themes Men’s: Peclers has put together a trend presentation for the CIFF, which takes place in February 3-6, 2011. Four distinct trend lines are on display, each has substantive material, both visual and descriptive. Themes for both the men
Published on 2011-01-26 16:08:00
The darker side of Laura Ingalls as a boy.Traditional Amish handicraft meets urban trash.Where snakes are absolutely free!The wild little girl of west translated into a modern boy.The contrast of well behaving and going crazy.Pretty traditional cloth
Published on 2011-01-25 18:17:00
The autumn/winter 2011 collection tells the story of blended cultures and living in unpredictable times.The collection focuses on elements of the dress and culture of North America in the 1860’s, in the period of civil war—reflected in the name o
Published on 2011-01-25 18:12:00
Wink, the secret slimming shapewear women have been using for strong and durable compression on their garments, is now available for men.Providing a smooth and even compression, Wink’s Men’s Shapewear, created of patented fabrics, are anti-microb
Published on 2011-01-25 17:59:00
Dutch menswear label OntFront opens their first brand store in Amsterdam at Haarlemmerdijk 121.OntFront is contemporary designer brand for men, founded by the passionate entrepreneurs Tomas Overtoom and Liza Koifman. They’ve been creating collectio
Published on 2011-01-24 17:31:00
Agnese Narnicka is a Latvian designer that is paving the way for a new generation in the fashion industry.Agnese received a M.A. from the Latvian Art Academy, where she continues to lecture.The distinctive quality of Agnese Narnicka is her mix of ori
Published on 2011-01-24 17:24:00
Lucian Broscatean is a young Romanian designer that just exhibited his 2011-12 autumn/winter collection at the most recent Mercedes Benz Fashion Week in Berlin.Lucian was born 1965 in Sibiu, which is a cultural center in Romania with an amazingly pic
Published on 2011-01-24 17:08:00
Although Vladimir Karaleev was born 1981 in Sofia, Bulgaria, at the age of 19 he decided to uproot himself and move to Berlin to study fashion at the University of Applied Sciences.In 2005, Vladimir, launched his own fashion label with a debut collec
Published on 2011-01-24 17:05:00
This season, Wooyoungmi presents a FW collection that melds luxury and practicality in a subtle yet convincing way.In overt contrast to a richness of fabrication, elements of outdoor endurance and utility are introduced. Drawstrings, waterproof zips
Published on 2011-01-23 18:51:00
Freeman T. Porter—the French streetwear label that regards daily life as a daily battle—has prepared an exciting collection for autumn/winter 2011.The theme is “Kids in America” and points to military trends and collegiate life—all with a u
Published on 2011-01-22 15:42:00
In his collections Sjaak Hullekes plays with the fragility of the male, his behaviors and modern times. How to escape from daily cares, and create your own, romanticized, life. What is it that makes a man feel good about what he is wearing? For Sjaak
Published on 2011-01-22 15:38:00
A first trip to a city which is unknown to you will bring you, as a visitor, new inspiration. You are able to see specific things which a local does not see anymore. A bright and naive look at the metropolis will reveal the city in its purest way of
Published on 2011-01-21 16:37:00
Stylish men’s underwear brand, Oiler & Boiler, has hit the high street just in time for Valentine’s.Inspired by the preppy vibe of the Hamptons, Oiler & Boiler provides a stylish choice of underwear for the discerning man about town.Captu
Published on 2011-01-21 16:33:00
New and exciting underwear brand, Luis & Juke, has hit the high street just in time for Valentine’s Day; so, why not treat the man in your life to some super-stylish new undies?Driven by the energetic sounds and styles of the fifties, Luis &
Published on 2011-01-21 16:18:00
Help Australia heal with a sexy pair of aussieBum underwear! This 26th January, join aussieBum to celebrate Australia Day & help the thousands of Australians affected by the terrible floods earlier this month!After the severe floods that swept
Published on 2011-01-20 15:57:00
Pure Optimism for Autumn/Winter 2011-12“Happy,” the new Desigual collection for this winter was conceived to respond to a series of challenges: To infect people with positivity, to provide added energy from each and every one of its seams, to con
Published on 2011-01-20 15:55:00
…for a New Generation of Underwear BuyersDriven by the energetic sounds and styles of the fifties, Luis & Juke is a new men’s underwear brand on a mission to bring retro to a new young audience.Merging fashion and music the label is perfect f
Published on 2011-01-20 15:51:00
Launching in the UK for spring 2011, Oiler & Boiler underwear and swimwear combines artistic and original hand drawn prints with simple but stylish plain colour ways.The collection is set to become a must-have in every style conscious man’s war
Published on 2011-01-19 18:57:00
Make Valentine’s 2011 your biggest one ever with this special aussieBum selection, 100% guaranteed to nail you that perfect Valentine’s date you’ve been waiting for!The team @ aussieBum has made a selection of their favorite Valentine’s gift
Published on 2011-01-19 18:38:00
For spring /summer 2011, Wrangler introduces a range of retro graphic t-shirts using archive campaign imagery.Inspired by Jack Kerouac’s infamous “On the Road”, the spring/summer collection takes you to a journey through America and Wrangler’
Published on 2011-01-18 16:38:00
One of the designers whose collections will be strutting down the the runway at the up-and-coming Miami Fashion Week (March 3-6) is formal wear designer, Nicolas Felizola.In anticipation of the event, I had the wonderful privilege of an exclusive int
Published on 2011-01-17 14:32:00
It is exciting to come across rising talent like Polish designer Marci Podsiadlo.Born 1989 in Poland, Marcin studied at the University for the Creative Arts and now resides in London. Drawing inspiration from urban spaces and hip-hop culture, Marcin
Published on 2011-01-17 13:58:00
Prps was conceived in 2003 by Donwan Harrell, founder and creative director of the label.Each pair of jeans is designed for function and, then, they are manufactured by a family of artisans in Japan that strives for perfection in ever pair!For autumn
Published on 2011-01-16 15:14:00
Working hard in his showroom in Amsterdam, Polish designer Andrzej Lisowski takes us back in time at Delikatessen for autumn/winter 2011-12.His technique is old fashioned as he snaps away at the collection with a traditional camera and flash.No Photo
Published on 2011-01-16 15:02:00
Roar’s Founder and CEO Deepak Vasandani says, “Since our inception in 1994, the vision has been to build a lifestyle brand based on strength and success. We have the opportunity and pleasure to give away a piece of the ROAR Lifestyle in every ite
Published on 2011-01-16 14:41:00
Seasonal Themes Women's, Men's, Kid's: Every January, New York hosts several print and surface fabric shows. With them comes inspiration for the upcoming season from international trend forecasting companies. On view is one such report that will be s
Published on 2011-01-15 14:29:00
Inspired image after image from the book “Take Ivy,” Pier Paolo Pennesi—Royal Hem's brand ambassador—embraced these influences applying them as some of the principal guidelines for the[2011/12] fall/winter Royal Hem collection and his ideal r
Published on 2011-01-15 14:13:00
Royal Hem and Josep Prat present JABITO- Fall-Winter 2011/2012 from Josep Prat on Vimeo.Royal Hem the informal luxury menswear brand will unveil its latest project at the forthcoming Pitti Imagine/Pitti Uomo fashion Fair in January 2011 along with it
Published on 2011-01-15 13:48:00
Born 1968 in Hyogo, Japan, Masahiko Maruyama graduated from the Vantan Design Institute in 1989, starting his menswear collection in 2002—several years after his woman’s collection.Masahiko named his label according to the concept of ripping off
Published on 2011-01-14 15:10:00
Marc Ecko Cut & Sew Spring/Summer Collection 2011The year 2011 starts with the Marc Ecko Cut & Sew (MEC & S.) collection, which is based on such an intangible aesthetic that the importance of brand virtually defines its purpose.Before cho
Published on 2011-01-14 15:07:00
Kent Denim has just launched its new website, new gallery, and official Kent Denim online store. The Kent Denim Club, as it’s called, offers everyone in the United States the entire Kent Denim Collection. With free shipping on all orders, getting y
Published on 2011-01-14 15:00:00
LAB HOMME AH11 range is titled “In the mood for” inspired by the film In the Mood for Love by director Wong Kar Wai.Taking you on a journey to rediscover the intimate living of Hong Kong in the late 50's with European undertones.Stories of secret
Published on 2011-01-13 14:21:00
Rendez-Vous aka RDV Homme was conceived created and curated back in January 2005, it was the first trade-show to be considered ‘contemporary’ and revered by buyers across the globe cementing a reputation in the industry as a show for the new, the
Published on 2011-01-13 13:56:00
Here we have the perfect go-between piece of footwear for either a smart or casual occasion. The Clae Strayhorn shown here in a concrete color way is a take on a classic boot silhouette, nothing over stated of flash— just plain and simple, smart an
Published on 2011-01-13 13:47:00
Growing up in a family immersed in the shoe business, Alison Muskat’s world is rooted in the rich history and knowledge that is required to launch a new innovative brand that is just right for today’s contemporary market. The Rockadelic brand ste
Published on 2011-01-13 13:32:00
Nocturnal DreamsA journey within a journey. The Odeur Autumn/Winter 2011 collection takes place in the awakening from the state of nightmare. The collection - named Nocturnal Dreams - is based on the combined feeling of fear and relief. A peculiar mi
Published on 2011-01-12 17:05:00
Fall 2011 Collection VideoThe fall season is always extremely important to COMUNE. Fall 2011 collection is a turning point for the brand as it marks our second year and celebrates the brand’s growth. Each season we continue to evolve and further de
Published on 2011-01-11 19:40:00
The fall season is always extremely important to COMUИE. The fall 2011 collection is a turning point for the brand as it marks our second year and celebrates the brand’s growth.Each season we continue to evolve and further define our identity. New
Published on 2011-01-11 19:38:00
Converse has announced a new born classic in 2011; namely, the Chuck Taylor Mid.We have seen the low-tops and the high-tops, so now it is time for a stylish alternative—to go midway. Perfect for relaxed, warm summer nights—the new alternative is
Published on 2011-01-11 19:29:00
a different fur is a limited edition menswear company that uses ultra-soft, high-quality Peruvian Pima Cottons.Low volume allows for individuality, which, to a different fur, equates true freedom.If you are looking for something very different this s
Published on 2011-01-11 19:17:00
Noise and crowd.Free expression without cultural restrictions or common sense.Unexpected yet a casual and relaxing look.Our spring/summer 2011 collection was born from a current Parisian downtown street.The men’s collection is developed employing d
Published on 2011-01-10 18:03:00
Southern Africa... this season [2011 spring/summer] Vilebrequin takes us into the thick of a thrilling safari. Amidst bird calls you see landscapes saturated with a rich palette of endless colors and lights that range from the paleness of dawn over t
Published on 2011-01-10 17:33:00
IdeaThe [2011 spring/summer] collection is dedicated to naturalness. Its main image is weaved from familiar but sometimes forgotten things: the whispering of flying leaves in forests, the rustling of pebbles and river sand, the patter of rains and wa
Published on 2011-01-10 17:27:00
How did the idea come about to turn trash into design?As a stylist, I've been always experimenting. One day while reparing a puncture on my bicycle, I had the idea to try to use the tire and sew it as if it were a piece of cloth. That became the firs
Published on 2011-01-10 17:11:00
A unique range of products named in homage to Hell's Kitchen—the once run-down area of New York City —to celebrate the concept of transformation.A metamorphosis of design that combines up-cycling,”chic” urban style and quality of manufacturin
Published on 2011-01-10 16:59:00
The 2011 Façonnable fall-winter collection designed for men and women travels from the stylish campuses of Ivy League schools to the chic slopes of the Alps.Along the way they stop off in rugged English lodges and sleek metropolises, picking up insp
Published on 2011-01-09 16:08:00
BONE WEAR has been appointed the official underwear and swimwear supplier to the Mr. South Africa Pageant 2011, which takes place on 19 February 2011.Current Mr. South Africa, Denver Burns, joined us for a photo shoot late last year.Denver represents
Published on 2011-01-09 16:05:00
Two years after graduating in Fashion Design at the FD Moda in Barcelona, Spanish designer Juan Antonio Àvalos founded his eponymous label in 2009.In June last year, Juan’s 2011 spring/summer collection won first prize for the Best Menswear Collec
Published on 2011-01-09 15:58:00
Brazilian designer Marcelo Sommer was born 1967 in San Paolo, going on to study fashion at Central Saint Martins School of Arts and Design in London.After years of experience in the fashion industry, which he entered at the age of 18, Marcelo launche
Published on 2011-01-09 15:49:00
What wraps you?The 2010-11 autumn/winter collection was created from the images of receiving a life by the mother’s body and the birth into the world. It is the space wrapped with ultimate safety. Humans are mysterious, sensitive, and irreplaceable
Published on 2011-01-08 12:34:00
Youth plays a key inspiration for Nico Didonna’s Spring summer 2011 collection.It challenges ground breaking silhouettes and features a youthful injection of vibrancy in sweeping chiffons and figure hugging jersey.Pastels, moss, and cream bring a d
Published on 2011-01-08 12:24:00
Jean Baudrillard was born 1929 in Reims, France, where he taught as a professor becoming an expert in German language and culture.Later in 1968, Jean Baudrillard published his dissertation in sociology entitled “Le Système des objets” (literally
Published on 2011-01-08 12:13:00
What more romantic venue for a shooting than the Rezzanello Castle in Italy’s province of Piacenza. The castle was constructed in the year 1000 AD.From Benedictine monks to counts and onto powerful political factions, the castle and its four promin
Published on 2011-01-07 13:48:00
Contrary to the traditional way of showing editorials and ad campaigns following the debut of the runway show, we took the opposite route and wanted to get the hype of a new men's designer, of our upcoming fashion event and to receive feedback and no
Published on 2011-01-07 13:12:00
The fundamental theme of this fall/winter 2011 Soul collection is that people must find time for themselves.While the summer is too noisy and for party, the winter is more quiet and silent. This allows people to think.The advice of this collection is
Published on 2011-01-07 12:26:00
Messagerie Spring-Summer 2011 collection takes inspiration from 70’s Jet Set, opposing Saint Tropez’s “snobiety” style to Rimini’s unconventional one.The only common denominator is the pursuit of a Hippy Style—military, pretending to be s
Published on 2011-01-06 17:43:00
Army is this seasons favourite colour, appearing as a balancing element to stabilize multi-zipped nylon jackets and bold stripes running wild.Suit jackets, slim and short, both sartorial and casual, made out of crumpled, coated fabrics accompanied by
Published on 2011-01-06 17:28:00
With its own distinctive original style the Junk De Luxe designers playfully challenge all the codes and canons of the masculine wardrobe.Everything is mixed together for a personal look and inspiration is drawn from army and sportswear in the sevent
Published on 2011-01-05 15:17:00
The 2011-12 autumn/winter collection of Marc O’Polo has been inspired by people who possess a passion for something or someone.These passionate people tend to be motivated by the exuberance of what they feel concerning something special or a specia
Published on 2011-01-05 14:26:00
As you will see from his 2010 autumn/winter collection, Gideon Tam is an expert in knitwear, which often comes in thick, rich, chunky textures.For this season, Gideon has prepared trendy knit hoodies and scarves, as well as chic bulky cardigans with
Published on 2011-01-05 14:01:00
It is always thrilling to receive the look books of Chinese designer Chi Zhang, who, at a young age, exhibits astonishing talent.I just received the images of Chi Zhang’s 2011 spring/summer collection, in which I could not help but notice a metalli
Published on 2011-01-04 18:35:00
When I asked designer Jamil Juma about the inspiration behind the recent 2011 spring/summer collection, he wrote:“Our inspiration for the line was drawn from Kenya, Zaire using our silhouettes from previous seasons. Kurta pants have always come fro
Published on 2011-01-04 17:10:00
Kenya, Russia, Los Angeles, Montreal—those are just a few of the places Jamil and Alia Juma have lived over the years. The brother-and-sister team behind the Juma label has admittedly “moved around a lot” according to Jamil, but their globe-tro
Published on 2011-01-03 17:57:00
What do you get when you mix a little ethnic style like Native American Indian, kurta pants, and kilts with male bustiers, leggings,a touch of S&M, and some good ole’ fashion jockstrap kink?You got it—Tom Rebl Shocking Radiance! But not every
Published on 2011-01-03 17:15:00
Currently based in Miami, Florida of the US, haut couture fashion designer Nioclas Felizola was born 1965 in Caracas, Venezuela.In addition to fashion design, Nicolas is attorney at law, painter, and photographer—a modern-day Latino renaissance man
Published on 2011-01-03 17:00:00
With the New Year start the new calls to Fashion Weeks all over the world!Miami International Fashion Week is the largest Latin American and international fashion event on US soil.Both Sobol founded Miami Fashion Week in 1999 after a prolific 25-year
Published on 2011-01-02 18:35:00
Dana Lee is a menswear designer based in New York who believes in supporting local production.Daughter to an architect, Dana grew up in a home that her father built over a creek in North Vancouver—hence surrounded by nature’s best: canyons, mount
Published on 2011-01-02 17:14:00
In the late Eighties and early Nineties, I spent much time in Southeast Asia, which, before my lifetime used to be known as Indochina.Indochina was a French colony that consisted of Vietnam, Laos, and Cambodia, each of which were added and liberated