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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

Tweed Guide

Tweed Guide – The Curiously Compelling Story of Tweed

Some view tweed as an itchy, stuffy, stodgy fabric only worn by aging northeastern college professors or by English gentry in the Scottish dells. However, check out the style icons who’ve worn tweed well: Read more

10 Tips For Better Men's Fall Outfits

10 Tips for Better Men’s Fall Outfits

While most of us in the northern hemisphere are still enjoying the summer weather, now is the best time to think about your upcoming fall wardrobe. In a few short weeks, it will be getting colder again. While many loathe Read more

Madras Guide

Madras Guide – How the Shirt, Pants & Jackets Became Popular

Madras patterns are considered a staple of the summer wardrobe of prep style enthusiasts. The pattern became very popular in the 1960s in the form of shirts, pants and jackets, when in fact it had been around for much Read more

1930's Summer Suits

Linen & Wool Summer Suit Fashions in the 1930’s

After we published our Gentlemen of Style ebook, we paused our coverage of vintage men’s fashion illustrations for a while, but now it is summer and there are a few ensembles I don’t want to keep from you any longer! Read more

Pitti Uomo 83

Pitti Uomo 83 Do’s & Don’ts in 2013

In the past, I have always provided some coverage of Pitti Uomo in Florence – the semi-annual tradeshow which has now evolved into a catwalk for the well dressed, over dressed & male peacocks of the fashion world. Read more