Video: Designing James Bond’s Look

The Barbican presents a study into James Bond’s personal style, meeting award winning costume designer, Lindy Hemming; and a handful of bespoke tailors who have been instrumental in shaping and crafting this icon of style over 50 years. Designing Bond’s Look from Barbican Centre on Vimeo.

London Undercover for Club Monaco Spring/Summer 2012 Umbrella Collection

London Undercover has come together with luxury Canadian retailer Club Monaco on a Summer 2012 offering of signature umbrellas. London Undercover was founded in 2008 by designer Jamie Milestone with the intention of returning the umbrella to its former status as an essential fashion accessory. Among the collection are two different styles of umbrella, with…

Jonathan Meese for Jaeger-LeCoultre “Reverso” Watch

A clever watch from Jaeger-LeCoultre and visual artist Jonathan Meese, the “Reverso” features a watch face that flips 180-degrees to reveal the mechanical movement opposite the cheeky artistic interpretation of a movement. Not only does this allow the watch to be visually interesting when not in proper usage, it serves the practical function of protection…

Video: The Wall Street Journal “How To”: The Perfect Straight Razor Shave

The Wall Street Journal has launched a new YouTube channel called ‘Off Duty’, where they address men’s lifestyle content ranging from fashion & culture to grooming. As any guy familiar with the automatic-experience of a traditional cartridge razor knows, a straight razor shave is an experience that seems daunting beyond words. Still, it’s an experience…

Brunello Cucinelli Calf Leather Trolley

Combine style and function with this luxe Brunello Cucinelli calf leather trolley. The dimensions may have changed this year, but the quality and construction certainly have not. This specific model’s good looks are further emphasized with a sleek grey lining and durable leather handles. If your arms need a short rest while you hit up…

Hackett Spring/Summer 2012 Lookbook

London’s very own Hackett have become a mainstay for stylish men looking for whimsical, playful pieces to incorporate into their wardrobe. For Spring/Summer 2012, you don’t have to be a southern dandy or a nouvelle prep to appreciate some damn fine suiting options and knitwear from the label. The cuts on the suits hit all…

Hugo Boss Spring/Summer 2012 Lookbook

Hugo Boss are a brand synonymous with fine suiting. However, despite being such an established label, they sometimes fall under the radar for guys looking for great suits at reasonable price points — which really is a crying shame. Not only are you getting value with Boss suits, but you’re going to get a suit…

Dunhill Bourdon Textured-Leather Briefcase

Dunhill are helping you stand out against a herd of black briefcases with their charcoal coloured textured-leather option. Crafted from the finest Saffiano leather and designed in a sleek, minimal design, this case is big on style points and craftsmanship. It features a top handle, designer-stamped brushed-silver hardware and enough pockets to store all your…

Video: Glenn O’Brien Closet Interview for StyleLikeU

First off, if you’re interested in menswear and don’t know who Glenn O’Brien is, shame on you. O’Brien has led an extremely interesting life, and his résumé includes some of the most influential publications out there. Some of you probably recognize him from his monthly column in GQ Magazine under the moniker “The Style Guy,”…

The Knottery Lapel Flowers Winter 2011

You’ve probably noticed an increased interest lately from stylish gents accessorizing their jacket lapels with silk knots usually reserved for french dress shirt cuffs. But there are other options out there, like these lapel flowers by The Knottery, that will draw some visual interest up top and keep you looking fresh. All of the brand’s…