Mr. BATHING APE Spring / Summer 2011 Collection

Japanese supergenius NIGO launches the Mr. BATHING APE line, a series of fine tailored pieces made in collaboration with United Arrows. Made up of all that the closet of a young fashionable man would need, including a fine pinstripe suits, navy blazer, navy blue oxford cotton button-down shirt, penny loafers, and longwing brogues. Available at…

Balmain Crossed Fit Blazer

Enjoy the urban seaman look brought forth by this crossed fit blazer from Balmain. Though it has obvious nods to the sea, the silvered buttons and unique black-and-red design make this a bit more sartorial and a bit less seafaring. Made in Italy of pure wool, it’s an ambitious choice, available online now.

J. Crew: Made In Italy: About a Thread

J. Crew produces ‘Made In Italy: About a Thread’, a video showcasing the process by which the most prestigious Italian mills produce their shirting fabrics. An utterly remarkable process that’s marked by laborious production and intense attention to detail, it’s astonishing to see just what goes into making a bolt of fabric for a shirt.…

Canali Navy Wool Suit

The Italians have that timeless look down pat, as they prove with this navy wool suit from Canali. A classic medium width two-button notched lapel piece made in Italy, this is an impressive bit of tailoring that makes a wonderful choice, regardless of if it’s your first, or last suit. Available online now.