Aly Khan - The Horselover

Gentleman of Style – Part I Prince Aly Khan: A Man of Passion

Born as Prince Ali Solomone Aga Khan, Aly Khan, as he was most commonly known, developed early on a profound interest in horses, fast cars and women. As a socialite par excellence and gentleman of style, he was without peers in the hobbies he chose and the lifestyle he led. Today, we would like to provide you with the first part of an illustrated portrait of this figure for whom the best was always just good enough. Read more

The Combined Summer Suit

The Combined Campus Style Suit

Today, we would like to introduce you to the combined suit, its history and looks, as illustrated by two fashion plates from the 1950s Herrenjournal, a German men’s fashion magazine. This campus style suit is technically not a suit, but rather a combination of an odd jacket and contrasting trousers. Read more

W.W.Chan-Hong-Kong

W. W. Chan – the Finest Bespoke Tailor from Hong Kong

Usually when people talk about bespoke suits, Europe, especially England, Italy and sometimes France are the first to come up in conversation. Some might mention the few bespoke tailors left in the US and then finally, last but not least, Hong Kong is infamous among many tourists for its “bespoke” suits. For some reason, the former Crown Colony managed to establish itself as a bespoke destination. Read more