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

Plaid Chalkstripe Windowpane Suits 1930s

Plaid & Chalk Stripe Spring Suits Apparel Arts 1936

After we recently covered the tennis sweater and a number of other spring outfits, we want to continue today with an Apparel Arts illustration from 1936, featuring three gentlemen in rather unusual and noteworthy spring suits. Read more