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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 …

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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 …

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 …

Safari Jacket MTM

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Safari Jacket MTM Disclaimer: this post is unsponsored.  Today I would like to present you a safari jacket and two makers who can produce them made to measure. Safari jacket in terms of fit is a mix between a shirt and a casual jacket therefore it is important to get the fit right. Have a read below on two offerings of such …

Style definition

Style definition Style is a very commonly used word in #menswear part of the internet. We often use it to describe looks we see on the pictures are stylish or that certain men have good style. Do we actually know what it means? What is the actual definition of the style? Is there only one accurate definition or can people have different versions …

Zaremba bespoke sport coat – first fitting

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Zaremba bespoke sport coat – first fitting Disclaimer: this post is in collaboration with Zaremba Bespoke Tailoring who kindly offered to make this bespoke coat for me. They do not have any influence on the review and have not seen it before publishing. Last weekend I flew to Warsaw for my first fitting of Zaremba bespoke sport coat I ordered late …

Instagram style #3 – 6 guys to follow

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Instagram style #3 – 6 guys to follow It has been a while since I last posted in the series. Must have been shortly after last summer Pitti. Well, here is the next post from the “Instagram style – 6 guys to follow” series. Part 1 and Part 2 are here for you to catch up. In my opinion those …

Inside Pitti 89

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Inside Pitti 89Pitti ended almost a month ago, however most of the so-called Pitti-reviews focused mainly on the street-style type photos, trends from the street (which actually is a swuare in front of the pavillon, not any street) or maybe some ‘trends’ as seen in Florence. Why is it in “..”? Well because very few people described some trends that ...

Pitti Uomo 89 – outfit day 4

Pitti Uomo 89 - outfit day 4I mentioned yesterday that this post is going to be rather short as it was the last day at Pitti Uomo 89. Friday is almost a dead day at Fortezza da Basso as even the brands start to pack their stands about midday. Because the weather was so nice, as you can see below, ...
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Deo Veritas Custom Dress Shirt review

Deo Veritas Custom Dress Shirt review Disclaimer: Deo Veritas offered to make two shirts for me for the purpose of this review Today I would like to share my experience with Deo Veritas – an online made to measure shirt maker. Sometime ago, the Owner and Founder of the brand – Vinnie Sikka – contacted me and offered two shirts in exchange …