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Shoreditch casuals (PL)

Last week we went for a little different area and shoot in Shoreditch, London. Since around 1996 Shoreditch has became a fashionable and popular especially with web technology innovative companies, creative industries and artisans, musicians. You probably can find as many pubs and clubs there as in West End . It was a beautiful Sunday and we couldn’t do anything …

Cad & The Dandy Jacket #2 (PL)

Here is the outfit from my latest photo shooting with Matthew from topgrain.co.uk. I finally got myself a matching trousers to the jacket that Cad & The Dandy  Savile Row tailors made for me. It is made of the same Dugdale Bros cloth – grey hopsack check with light blue over-check which weights 12-13oz (370-390g). In my opinion very solid …

Shibumi Berlin summer pocket squares (PL)

Shibumi Berlin I have noticed at least few brands preparing beautiful summer style pocket squares for the upcoming season. One of the brands that I mentioned before (post) is Shibumi Berlin. Have a look at these beauties. They are available here.

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Grey wool trousers with Meermin suede oxfords (PL)

Last weekend photo shoot with Matthew from topgrain.co.uk. I am wearing: Jacket – Barbour International Coat – Blue double breasted from Suitsupply Trousers – Luxire mtm tailor Shoes – brown suede oxfords by Meermin Shirt – Luxire Tie & scarf – Drake’s London Pocket square – vintage Scarf has not been presented before. Even though it looks like it is …

Interview with Saman Amel (PL)

BlueLoafers: What is your story Saman? You are quite young as for a person that owns a menswear accessories brand, aren’t you? What made you start your own brand? Saman Amel: I suppose I am quite young… Things have been taking off for us during the last year, however, I have been doing this quite a bit longer than that. I …

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Suitsupply S/S 14 favourite items (PL)

It is this time of year again when brands are launching their summer collections. Same happened two days ago as one of the best RTW menswear brands Suitsupply published the whole collection online and you can start pre-ordering now. The garments will be sent some time in February. Well..my experience with Suitsupply is that as you fit into the popular …

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Chukka boots review #2 and outfits (PL)

I have finished my latest post (link here) with a conclusion that I would not mention Saint Crispins as they exceed my limit price of 400GBP. I also said that I didn’t mentioned i.e. Carmina, which was a big mistake. It took me just a two or three looks at their boots to realize that they truly deserve a spot …

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Suede chukka boots review (PL)

Some say the Chukka boot is a Fall shoe but I would say it is Fall-Winter-Spring shoe. Especially if the temperatures in your area do not drop much below zero or if there is not so much snow in the winter. It is more a casual than dress shoe although I would advise you to wear it as often as …

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Foster and Son shoemakers #1 (PL)

This Saturday I visited a renowned English shoemakers – Foster and Son. Foster is one of the oldest shoe and bootmakers in the world. It was founded in 1840 so the company has 173 years of continuous experience in making not only RTW but most importantly bespoke shoes. It is one of only three shoe stores at Jermyn Street that …

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Winter layering

Eventhough today was a lovely day in London,  very sunny as you can see in the photos. We decided to take advantage of that and go for some photo shoot. The only thing you might easily forget in early January are sunglasses. Definitely not scarf nor gloves but sunglasses and as it turned out I really needed them. Anyway..Todays post …