French Truckers fashion blog digs the best of men’s fashion on a daily basis. Whether it is about timeless like the lastest trends, affordable like high-end fashion, we broach the subject under different forms: selected items, looks, fashion advices, tests , trend analysis, new collections, reports, brands histories and a huge shopping guide with more than 1300 brands with their stockists.
Lyon, city of bridges stucked between Saone and Rhone, a true story. We could realise it during our week-end there at the beginning of February. Heading to Saint-Georges bridge and its red guardrail, trench-coat on my back to face extreme weather conditions. Hell of a wind this day! Overall disappointment. In spite of these apocalyptic… Read moreno validationandno comment yet for this article.
The American Designer Mark McNairy made a specialty revisiting classic shoes he lights up with colorful details, like a bright red sole, an electric blue upper, or in this present case a fluorescent yellow elastic side. An original detail livening up these traditional Chelsea boots made of a calf-skin navy suede. The whole comes on… Read moreno validationandno comment yet for this article.
Launched for spring-summer 2011, the Lacoste L!ve range has now used us to get the famous crocodile his semi-annual face-lift, a revolution our little green-skinned animal has now grew accustomed step by step, as he has remaied classic for years. Two years later now and the designers of the L!ve range follow exploring the many… Read moreno validationandno comment yet for this article.
Your mission, should you accept it, go to a flyboat on the Rhone riverside, in Lyon, and find there man of average height, hat on his head. He is your blabber, his name is Joe. He will give you accurate figures you’ll have to use later in the evening. Note them, then go talking to… Read moreno validationandno comment yet for this article.
You are now used to follow season after season our trend review. This is the result of many meetings on tradeshows with brands, dissecting many catalogues to finally propose a review of the most emerging trends for the season. Let me say straightaway, this summer will spread a bunch of colors in your wardrobe! Style… Read moreno validationandno comment yet for this article.
Young brand Balibaris created what they consider being the perfect t-shirt, the one they’ve been dreaming about : really close fitted (without being skin-tight) with shorter sleeves (which you can even rool up), a chest pocket and a 100% cotton jersey construction (for greater comfort). They manufacture it in a French workshop (near Troyes). The… Read moreno validationandno comment yet for this article.
Few days ago our favourite Italian sunglasses manufacturer Super announced a first collaboration with the French from Etudes for the spring-summer 2013 season. This time they team up with anothger French brand, A.P.C. to release a set of 4 pairs: 2 for men, 2 for women. On these sunnies APC brought its ever minimalist design… Read moreno validationandno comment yet for this article.
Still during our weekend in Lyon, next stop: the Epies slope. We did sweat a lot in this slopy street. The kind where you quickly get breathless, bent back and hands on your knees. Then looking behind you, proud to reach such heights, by climbing actually. Even prouder when you just went through Lyon city… Read moreno validationandno comment yet for this article.
Casio always makes stylish affordable watches for small budgets. Looking for a vintage-like watch, I came across this MTP-1175 sold at a price that defies all competition. It features a metallic silver case contrasted by a golden dial and a tan leather crocodile-looking strap. The movement is said as Japanese, but nothing more is precised…. Read moreno validationandno comment yet for this article.
A la pêche aux moules, located in a very small steet in Lyon city center, people had never seen a “shellfishmonger” wearing such an outfit. With this jacket, one could have thought about an aviator whose plane would have crashed in the area, but this theory is quite surreal. He was just a simple man… Read moreno validationandno comment yet for this article.