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In a 100% French spirit, along the same line as the French were in year 1789, Le Slip Français proposes men to begin their revolution with a different leading idea: “Do you want to change the world? Do you want things to change? Start by changing your underwear!” Sans culottes did not wear skivvies most… Read more1 validationandno comment yet for this article.
This summer is about to play host to what is certainly one of the most anticipated movies in recent film, and even novel, history – The Great Gatsby. Attaching three of the top stars in Hollywood to the adapted film version of a book that the Modern Library labeled the “second best English-language novel of… Read moreno validationandno comment yet for this article.
Menswear fashion trends are perpetually renewing, this one has highly made its way since last summer. One can deny fashion is always about reclycling old stuff to get something illusory new. Here, authentic stuff is turned into a fresh trend: tribal prints are getting into our wabrobe. Because authentic brands are on the crest since… Read moreno validationandno comment yet for this article.
Handmande in italy, featuring brown Zeiss tinted lenses, the new Super Panama Matte deep blue sunglasses look pretty fun. Evoking the tropical spirit of surf and Hawaiian shirts, this is actually a cool accessory that nicely matches the exotic fashion trends that we see out there these days. Old school and definitely summerish! Available at… Read moreno validationandno comment yet for this article.
Few times ago we presented a striking messenger bag from Pendleton. Many of you did arrive too late, as the bag quickly sell out on the whole internet. This year Pendleton proposes a reissue for those who missed it. Its design still looks like a satchel and features a traditional pure virgin wool plaid body,… Read moreno validationand1 comment for this article.
One of my siblings recently told me about how leather was represented in the Cinéma, from the late 60′s epic film Easy Rider to 80′s post-apocalyptic Mad Max. In both cases, leather is intimately mingled with the road, rebellion, freedom and some kind of perfection. Pierre Balmain’s black leather jacket is the perfect-o example. For some reasons I have… Read moreno validationandno comment yet for this article.
As a French southerner I can’t stay insensitive to anything reminding me of the sea. Parisian brand Bleu de Paname has just uploaded on their facebook page three beachy T-shirts from their SS12 collection “Littoral” literally meaning coastal. Combining the spirit of workwear with the sailor style, these t-shirts are the translation of having a… Read more1 validationand1 comment for this article.
After working for luxury brands (Dior, Givenchy, Marc Jacobs) 30 year-old fashion designer Alexandre Matiussi decided 2 years ago to launch his own ready-to-wear brand “Ami”, a clothing concept for men who want to look dressed up but not too pompous. Ami first got spotted during the Paris Fashion week in 2011. Getting positive feedbacks,… Read moreno validationandno comment yet for this article.
Pockets watches are definitely coming back! Last month Romano presented you a beautiful one from March LA.B. My turn now to introduce you my pick: Memento’s pocket watch. Originally from Hong Kong, this brand was lauched by Jereremy and Baptiste Guedez in 2012. The main idea was to revisit grand-father’s old school watch in a… Read moreno validationandno comment yet for this article.
It’s been monthes now that I’m roaming around those jeans. Let’s talk about the brand first. Rogue Territory is a Californian jeansmaker which creates quality denim pieces caring not only about materials but also about construction. We can highly consider them as a typical 20th century clothing company ran by passionate people about denim, workwear… Read moreno validationandno comment yet for this article.