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The perfect white blazer is a necessary investment. Make a contemporary impression through summer by going for head-to-heel white or temper the effect with navy trousers.
A double-breasted Burberry London coat in hard-wearing cotton-gabardine is a sartorial classic. With a sharp cut and leather buckles, this piece looks as smart now as it did when Burberry first started producing trenches over 100 years ago. Tie the belt behind the back for a nonchalant air.
John Lobb has produced the finest men’s shoes and boots since 1849. The shoes are still handmade the traditional way, with 190 steps and several weeks involved in the production of each pair. A pair of John Lobb shoes is the ultimate finishing touch to any smart outfit. Finished with a toe cap construction and stitch seam detail, these handmade monk-strap shoes from John Lobb are a sartorial classic. This elegant pair will last a lifetime if cared for correctly - wear them with everything from sharp tailoring to turned-up denim for timeless style. Available online HERE.
Learning fashion history is as important as to know what is new now and what your style is, so we will add some history notes today. Driving shoes. Driving shoes grew in popularity through the last half of the twentieth century due to their comfort and elegant style. They were created for the gentlemen who wanted something easier on driving, more flexible and soft and since then they have been everywhere.
“The new fashion designer of Tod’s, Alessandra Facchinetti, gave a new meaning to casual chic: simple, beautiful, easy to wear and a little bit eccentric to the details. In this outfit everything is tempting as well easy to be combined with what we already have in our wardrobes.”, I read somewhere.
Inspiration and needs are created from everything and really anything. What do I need now? But of course, a new pair of comfortable shoes in a vibrant color as Spring is here. And from all the above I thought that Tod’s would be a great choice.
Tod’s is an Italian family-run business which was established in the early 1900s. It is renowned for its refined craftsmanship which is put in every single design. Every design is handmade using both traditional and modern techniques so that they can ensure that the renowned high standards are upheld.
The collections of Cavalier Bleu are entirely imagined and conceived in Paris. More than a choice, it is a philosophy: the will to perpetuate a know-how and a faultless quality, but also an incomparable genuiness and boldness.
It was in Paris, in 1858, that was held the first catwalk show in the world. A century and a half later, the city has kept alive its attraction and remains the unassailable bastion of fashion. Paris is rooted in a unique heritage with a great taste and an almost obsessive search of elegance. At the same time, there is a constant desire to shake up the borders, not to dwell in the past, but to bring a legacy and be future-oriented. The creation in Paris, is to will to transform the past into an idea of today’s chic, to be part of this era.
This state of mind is obviously due to the Parisien themselves. This is to distinguish themselves, to stand out, that they express an identity through clothing. They shape their daily allure, make sure to be elegant and refined for any occasion. They follow their instinct and dress with sophistication. The garment expresses their feelings and well-being, their audacity, freedom … It is the art of an apparent simplicity, but not a single detail is actually improvised.
Saint Laurent seeks to disrupt accepted sartorial standards, and this slim-fitting blazer comes with peaked leather lapels for a rakish twist. The Parisian label never compromises when it comes to quality and this piece has been tailored in Italy using pure virgin wool to ensure an effortless finish.