Buying list for 2017

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Buying list for 2017 I am not sure if it has anything to do with new year or if I just got a bit more mature in my sartorial purchases. I decided however that I would write a blog post on my buying list for this year as I have finally created one. It is not as easy as it …

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Is it the end of Pitti Uomo as we know it?

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Is it the end of Pitti Uomo as we know it? It’s been a week now and Pitti Uomo 91 seems like an old news already. That’s the world we live in now. Fast pace, news every minute, live streams, the immediate updates on social media. It is always good to gain some perspective I think and take time to …

Pitti Uomo 91 – outfits

Pitti Uomo 91 – outfits Pitti Uomo 91 is over, unfortunately. We were lucky again to be able to visit Florence during this bi-annual classic menswear fair and we enjoyed every second of the trip, even though it was only 2.5 days long.  We decided this year to make it a short one and save some of the annual leave …

Conversation with Fei Wang aka Mr. Slowboy illustrator

Conversation with Fei Wang aka Mr. Slowboy illustrator It was only a matter of time until Mr. Slowboy became well-known to #menswear enthusiasts. Being one myself I was very interested in the artist behind hugely popular Instagram illustrations. They have everything: style and good looks, regularity both of posts and the character and something vintage about them that has gotten the …

What to expect from Bespoke?

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What to expect from Bespoke? I have been thinking recently about different comments I had heard from people on their bespoke experience and expectations. This does indeed sound like an interesting topic for a blog post so here it is. My thoughts on Bespoke. Because my experience relates mostly to visiting tailors in London or me visiting a tailor (i.e. …

Blue Loafers & Poszetka tie collection AW16

Blue Loafers & Poszetka tie collection AW16 One of the biggest and proudest moments in everyday’s life is when hard work pays off and you can enjoy the effects of the time spent on it. You know this is it. You succeeded and are happy with the results. This is the day for me and the blog. I can officially …

Summer outfits – review

Summer outfits – review It has been a while since my last post. During summer I decided to take a much needed break, not only from day job but also from blogging. Today however I am going to present my summer outfits in a form of short summary. I have to be honest. I became bored and lacked inspiration and …

Beige suit – how to wear it in summer

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

BnTailor bespoke suit – 2nd fitting This post is about my┬ásecond 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

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 …