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.
Mike Sweetman is a Parisian designer which I had mentioned last year in an interview (in French). He has since opened a new shop at 24 Boulevard Raspail, dedicated to shoes, bags, jewellery and accessories. In his accessories range he usually has some stylish belts including a few snakeskin ones. But today I’m looking at… Read moreno validationand2 comments for this article.
So today we’re back to sunglasses with Tipton Eyeworks and their Vinylize glasses. An idea launched by Hungarian designers Zach and Zoltan Tipton, these sunglasses are made from old vinyl records. Originally launched in the USA, the collection arrived in France in 2005. It was an extremely exclusive release, to say the least. I love… Read moreno validationandno comment yet for this article.
Founded in 2003 by Stefan, Gregor and Patrick, WeMoto is not the t-shirt subsidiary of Motorola, but a German streetwear label worthy of being more well-known. You know, our German friends don’t just make great cars but they also do great fashion, the t-shirts they sell are really unusual and have fun motifs. More subtle… Read moreno validationandno comment yet for this article.
The early spring often brings about a frantic rush for a jacket to warm up the cold Parisian mornings. As I’m always short on time, I have a method of searching in concentric circles. Let me explain: you start off in the shops closest to your home and progressively widen your search as your despair… Read moreno validationandno comment yet for this article.
I know that you’re going to say that watches with metal straps are commonplace. Well, I hope you will agree that some of the watches I will show you in the follow-up to this article are a little out of the ordinary! So let’s see them. From left to right: Paul Smith “PS20”: Sky €575… Read moreno validationandno comment yet for this article.
The name probably won’t mean much to you, and that’s not surprising, because before becoming an independent stylist, Bérengère Claire, from Lorraine, worked in TV and cinema. She decided to embark on a solo adventure during a year spent in New York. She created her first collection, drawing inspiration from her surroundings and the eclectic… Read moreno validationandno comment yet for this article.
Beryll was founded in 1998 in Austria. Sigmar Berg, its creator, trained as an architect. He is now based in Santa Monica. In his approach to design, he attaches great importance to matching glasses with the shape of the face, and the choice of materials. The sunglasses are handmade in Italy. You can identify them… Read moreno validationand2 comments for this article.
Here is the next and last episode in our hoodies series. Some might criticise for a lack of originality, but talking about hoodies without mentioning BAPE is a bit like talking about hip-hop without mentioning Biggie! Well, let’s not get distracted, let’s get back to the heart of the matter. Founded by Nigo in 1993… Read moreno validationand1 comment for this article.
As I’m trying to make you understand, watches are not just everyday objects. The watches I will show you today are unusual, in that they use wood in their construction. You will agree that the watches I have chosen do not reflect the tribal trend with its one-size-fits-all ethnic mix that you’re quite frankly better… Read moreno validationand1 comment for this article.
This is the first part of our sunglasses special. Oliver Goldsmith is an English brand created in 1926 which saw its heyday in the 60s. At the time, it was represented by the actresses Grace Kelly, Audrey Hepburn and Sophia Loren. In 2005, Clara Goldsmith, the founder’s granddaughter relaunched the brand using her grandfather’s artistic… Read more1 validationand6 comments for this article.