Beige suit – how to wear it in summer

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Beige suit – how to wear it in summer There is almost no other time during the year when you can get away with wearing a beige suit in linen. Unless you live in a place with constantly sunny weather of course. Because it is summer in full swing here in London, also in most parts of Europe, I wanted …

BnTailor bespoke suit – 2nd fitting

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BnTailor bespoke suit – 2nd fitting This post is about my second fitting for BnTailor bespoke suit order in light grey Crispaire cloth. Disclaimer: this post is in collaboration with BnTailor bespoke who kindly offered a discounted price. You can read more about BnTailor bespoke in my first post here and the description of the order and details on measuring here. …

Minimum squared wallet review

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Minimum squared wallet review Disclaimer: Minimum squared kindly offered the wallet free of charge for the purpose of this review Today I would like to introduce you to a Spanish brand called Minimum squared who are offering innovative leather goods, minimum squared wallet being their flagship product. The brand has been founded by Sanela and her husband, who coming from …

Pitti Uomo 90 – blue hopsack blazer

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Pitti Uomo 90 – blue hopsack blazer On the second day of Pitti Uomo 90 I decided to wear the most conservative and classic combination of all days – blue hopsack blazer and cream mohair/wool trousers. Hopsack is a type of weave. There are different hopsack fabrics though as some are more loosely woven than others. Traditionally the loosely woven …

Pitti Uomo 90 – beige suit

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Pitti Uomo 90 – beige suit After a casual first day in Florence cycling and a late dinner during day 1 we finally made it to Fortezza da Basso and Pitti Uomo on Tuesday morning. I want to show you the beige suit I was wearing that day at last. First things first – photoshoot. We had a scheduled shoot …

Holdall and Co organizers

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Holdall and Co organizers Holdall and Co are designers of leather accessories made in England by hand. The brand has been founded in 2012 by Raimonda Navickaite and launched its first ever product – leather portfolio. Since then they have introduced many new products including bags, briefcases, wallets and small organizers. Disclaimer: I received the organizers as a gift One …

Pitti Uomo 90 – day 1

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Pitti Uomo 90 – day 1 Our first day in Florence was Monday, so not strictly Pitti Uomo 90 yet (which starts on Tuesday) but I was wearing some things I think you would be interested in seeing. We wanted to take the first full day in Florence casually so we went cycling. Florence is a small city but walking …

The real Pitti Uomo

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The real Pitti Uomo While the title might sound like a cliche I wanted to grab your attention. Pitti Uomo is a very popular trade fair that is held in Florence bi-annually. Many menswear enthusiasts like me visit it every time because they are passionate about men’s style, elegance, clothing and craftsmanship. Most of fans though are not able to go …

Pitti 90 – first thoughts

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Pitti 90 – first thoughts Pitti 90 was already my 5th fair. The first I attended was the 86th edition in January 2014. Has it changed? After few times, can you see a difference? Do you experience it in different way now? I think there are different stages of experiencing Pitti for everyone. First edition is always very exciting and you …