Over 3 years ago, I visited Justin FitzPatrick at Gieves & Hawkes in London. Back then he was polishing shoes and working on the designs for shoes he wanted to produce, though from my own experience I know it takes time to actually launch a brand.
Author Archive for: Sven Raphael Schneider
About Sven Raphael Schneider
Founder of the Gentleman's Gazette.
Entries by Sven Raphael Schneider
Scarves, have been a staple in mens clothing for more than two thousand years. Historically worn by some of our world’s most prolific leaders, the scarf, a profound piece of neckwear has graced our necks for as long or longer
Traditionally, custom or bespoke sunglasses were something reserved for very wealthy individuals who have no problem with spending several thousand dollars on a unique pair of glasses or sunglasses in the material of their choice.
For the traveling gentleman, there is a rather extensive list of accessories the average man will take with. From cufflinks and ties, to watches and grooming products, the traveling man will always need something to carry his prized possessions in.
Lately, many people have asked how they should wear a boutonniere and they were curious what kind of jackets they needed to wear, and how exactly it should be worn. In the past I already created a picture guide on how to add a stem keeper to one’s lapel
After more than a decade of experience with men’s fashion illustrations, I still find new styles and interesting details regularly. The other day, I flipped through a German Herrenjournal from 1937 and I found some very interesting overcoats with fur collars along with other details that I would like to share with you.