Designer Ford and actor Cumberbatch arrive at the Metropolitan Museum of Art Costume Institute Gala Benefit celebrating the opening of "Charles James: Beyond Fashion" in New York

White Tie DO’s & DON’Ts – Met Ball Gala

The other day, the creme de la creme of public life in the U.S. was assembled at the MET Gala Ball in New York. Anna Wintour, the icon of vogue, had set the dress code to white tie, which means long formal evening dresses for the ladies and tailcoat, patent leather footwear, Read more

Classic Men's Style in Fashion Illustration Ads

1930s Fashion Ads & Hats

It has been a while since we’ve had some fashion illustrations, and recently I examined a number of beautifully illustrated menswear ads from 1935 which I would like to present today.  Clearly at the time, the general level and formality of clothing style Read more

Pitti Uomo 85

Pitti Uomo 85 – Wearable Looks & Outfits

Many comments from our last Pitti article asked for pictures of more subdued outfits.  So, we put together a series of exclusive pictures taken by Miguel Viera for the Gentleman’s Gazette, accompanied by the usual commentary. Read more