Video: The Armoury “Antonio’s Colours”

Hong Kong’s The Armoury steps outside – though not far – of its comfort zone to delve into the realm of video production, teaming up with filmmaker Gianluca Migliarotti to produce a new documentary on one of the world’s best tailors. Antonio Liverano arrived in Florence around 1950, where he immediately found his place within…

“Tailor Truck” 3D Scanning For The Perfect Suit Fit

In what might very well be the future of custom tailored suits, Arden Reed has taken to Kickstarter to fund an aptly named “Tailor Truck”. Driving across the united states to select cities, customers will be able to have their body scanned by a 3D scanner capable of +/-5mm accuracy. The result? Suits and shirts…

Mr. Porter ‘The Manual For A Stylish Life’ Vol 1

Described as ‘A thorough compendium filled with knowledge and insight for the modern man’, Mr Porter releases its first book, assembled by Jeremy Langmead, editor-in-chief of the online retail outfit. This 240-page tome features profiles on stylish men like Lord Byron to Tinie Tempah. Along with profiles the book also features advice on quandaries such…

GANT by Michael Bastian Fall/Winter 2012 Collection

For Michael Bastian’s GANT by Michael Bastian Fall/Winter 2012 collection, we see the designer moving into slightly new territory with his well-received and respected collaboration with GANT. Bastian took a trip down memory lane for his design inspiration for this collection, drawing from his preppy roots as a Boston college student in the 80s. Although,…

Drake’s Launches Online Bespoke Necktie Service

Drake’s of London is offering a new online bespoke service for those who like their neckwear just so. Having long offered bespoke neckties in-store, the launch of an online service affords this luxury service to a much wider – though no less discerning – audience. They explain “In the spirit of Savile Row bespoke tailoring,…

Michael Bastian Fall/Winter 2012 Collection

Last year’s CFDA award winner, Michael Bastian put on quite the spectacle yesterday at New York Fashion Week as he unveiled his Fall/Winter 2012 collection. The inspiration behind his “Extra Man” collection came from an old New York Times article that was published in 1974 that listed the top 30 men the city had to…

Boutique Maison Kitsune Galleria Seoul Opening

French fashion brand Kitsuné will see its Seoul, South Korea boutique transform a space at the Galleria Luxury Hall into a pop-up shop. Conceived by designer Masaya Kuroki, Kitsuné incorporates sensibilities of a French boutique for a unique shopping experience for the South Korean patrons. The retail space will offer the spring/summer 2012 collection alongside…

Luigi Borrelli Spring/Summer 2012 Collection

Luigi Borrelli continue to push the envelope for their Spring/Summer 2012 collection, meshing tailored silhouettes with quality fabrics and hand-stiched details. This Naples, Italy based company is primarily known worldwide for their impressive shirting line, but their attention to detail on their full collections shouldn’t be overlooked. If you’ve being viewing spring lookbooks lately like…

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…

Brioni Spring/Summer 2012 Lookbook

Italian fashion house Brioni are bringing their A game to their Spring/Summer 2012 collection. But for a company that’s been going strong since the 1940s, we expect no less, of course. Between the elegant dinner jackets, double-breasted suiting and Caribbean colours, we see a collection that has mass appeal to both the younger and older…

Windsor. Spring/Summer 2012 Collection

Swiss suiting brand Windsor. have got a solid grip on what today’s young professionals are looking for in terms of suiting. The brand’s design ethos is simple: Make modern, luxurious garments for the guy who wants to wear a suit but isn’t forced to. And let’s face it, the conservative suiting market makes up only…