PIERRE CORTHAY After training with the Compagnons du Devoir for 7 years and working at bootmakers John Lobb and Berluti, Pierre Corthay founded his company in 1990, at the age of 28. Though he initially only made bespoke shoes for … Continue reading Corthay: French soles in Singapore.
Tom Ford slip-ons in a royal blue and barley-white woven textile with croco-leather tassels and a satin trim. What is there not to like about this beautiful pair of shoes that goes so well with both jeans and swiss-linen chinos in white (or … Continue reading The Want: Tom Ford’s party-all-night loafers.
I love a good pair of monks, I really do. No fussy laces to painstakingly adjust and re-knot, the monk strap is past its popular revival and now firmly entrenched in carefully considered shoe cabinets across continents. As an eternal optimist, … Continue reading The Want: Two monk straps that will have you seeing double. Gladly.
The Look: Christian Dior’s written word… Dior Homme‘s creative director, Kris Van Assche, is on bold form this SS’15. You can tell that the man is on to something when he is able to blend, with subtlety and success, both the maison’s history with … Continue reading Paris SS’14 MFW highlights—Dior Homme
Numero uno: It begins. Crazy socks and clashing prints in a bright and cheery walter van beirendonck collection. Watch out for sandals, they are everywhere and in all shapes, colors, styles and materials this season. Bold stripes and panels of color at … Continue reading Paris MFW highlights- A mish-mash of a week of fashion. In no apparent order…
#81774961 / gettyimages.com They were tailored, khaki numbers cut just above the knee with double pleats and finished with sturdy canvas belt loops. The saying was used to denote an age ago, often in a mocking manner. An era past. … Continue reading “Last Time Policemen Wear Shorts….”
JACKET Cloth: Ariston of Napoli Composition: Linen 60% Silk 40% Weight: 290gm Buttons: corozo I’ve always loved a peaked lapel. This jacket by Dylan & Son. Sartorial is a great example of how an oversized peaked lapel can fit beautifully … Continue reading The Look