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Conversation with Maciej Zaremba from Zaremba Bespoke tailoring Warsaw (PL)

Conversation with Maciej Zaremba from Zaremba Bespoke tailoring Warsaw (PL) Zaremba Bespoke Tailoring, Warsaw, is the oldest tailoring firm in Poland. They have been making clothes for politicians, diplomats, businessmen and lawyers for over 100 years. It also is a part of history of Warsaw and Polish tailoring. Their suits and jackets are of unbeatable quality. We are having a …

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Shibumi Berlin handmade ties

Tie is not an item you have to try on. There is no problem with items that do not fit you or your size. As most menswear accessories you can easily buy it and not worry about how it will fit. Of course, there is nothing like seeing the item in person or touching it actually but assuming the producer …

The one and only proper overcoat length

These last few days the weather here in UK was really awful. Windy, wet and quite cold. This can only means you need much warmer outerwear than the typical fall Barbour jacket. As many of you know, Suitsupply makes some of the best priced menswear in Europe, or even in the world, and outerwear is no exception. They presented their winter …

Stefano Bemer Shoemakers – true artisans (PL)

Stefano Bemer Bespoke Shoemakers – true artisans Almost 30 years ago, in 1983, Stefano Bemer, brilliant designer and extremely talented shoemaker founded his own company. The firm, still creates hand made shoes, eventhough Stefano passed away in 2012, according to its founder principles – passion, commitment, craftmaship and highest quality. The new-co Stefano Bemer was co-founded by family business Scuola …

Drake’s Haberdasher Factory Shop Opening #1 (PL)

Drake’s Haberdasher St Factory Shop Opening I had a pleasure to attend Drake’s last night Haberdasher St factory/shop opening event. Not only it was a great chance to take a look at their latest FW13 collection but also to see some SS14 pieces. As always Drake’s is not dissapointing. The colors, textures and patterns are industry leading, I am not …

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Cad & The Dandy: Sport coat #1 (PL)

 This last Saturday I visited Cad & The Dandy tailors on Savile Row to order my first tailor made garment – sport coat in this case. As I already have a nice fitting blue/navy suit and I am not obligated to wear a suit on a daily basis I thought the sport coat would be a better choice. I really like the …

Stefano Bemer RTW line launch at New & Lingwood (PL)

I was fortunate to spend last evening at the Stefano Bemer event – launch of the firm’s new RTW line. It is the first time that this previously bespoke only company is presenting ready to wear shoes. The only place one can purchase a pair of this truly beautiful shoes is New & Lingwood at Jermyn Street in London. Stefano …

Fall has come (PL)

Fall has finally came. Eventhough it still might me around 18-19 degrees in London this month there is no way you can feel it. Wind became stronger and colder. This means you need some warmer and thicker fabrics. Wool and flannel season it is. Not only this. Colours – brown, grey, charcolar, bordeaux, red, rusty, orange and denim should all …

Linen trousers by Luxire (PL)

Late summer linen trousers by luxire This is my favourite summer outfit. The key piece here are the trousers. They are made from 100% linen (by Dugdale) by excellent mtm tailor Luxire. As you can see the quality is excellent, they pay a lot of attention to the details which are exactly as I wanted. Side adjusters allow me not to wear a belt …