'Figure of Fashion'
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Name: Francesco Cominelli
Occupation: Fashion Contributor and Assistant Editor to Vogue Hommes International
Best Advice: A real man is always wearing a watch
5 Key Facts:
I Happily based in Paris but hoping to...
II Friends who featured in early issues included art dealer Jay Jopling, actress Chloe Sevigny, and the photographer Nick Waplington.
III His style icon is David Bowie.
IV Describes the present age as post-post-modern and as the intellectual forerunner of alternative philosophy I believe...
Selvedge denim used to be the penchant of denim-spotters - an exclusive group of jean-enthusiasts who remarked on the beauty of denim made on traditional shuttle looms. Remarkably durable and highly expensive, they could only be purchased through premium brands such as APC and Nudie. The...
Name: Angelo Flaccavento
Occupation: independent, Italy-based fashion writer contributing to a roster of international publication including Vogue Italia and Fantastic Man
Best Advice: When cultivating a personal style do it for yourself, not to please others or seek...
By understanding camouflage by its respective components, designers have recently immersed themselves with a print that can be as sartorially elegant as Harris Tweed or as versatile as plaid.
Readjusting the tones of the print demonstrate its adaptability, a neutralised palette of tones...
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Name: Nicola Formichetti
Occupation: Curator and Communication, otherwise known as Creative Director Mugler, Fashion Director Lady Gaga, Fashion Director Vogue Hommes Japan, Fashion Director Uniqlo
Best Advice: There's way too much celebrity in...
This position has recently weakened, with the past couple of years seeing a rise in the popularity of Clubmaster models (£118). Recent celebrity faces sporting Clubmaster sunglasses are Ed Westwick (Gossip Girl), John Slattery (Mad Men), and Bradley Coopers (Limitless and The Hangover)....
Scott Schuman, became disillusioned with the disconnection he saw between the clothes hung in designer showrooms and the overwhelming supply of real style available on his home streets of New York. Seeking more direct contact with the style he praised, he opened his own...
The luxury goods industry synonymous with scarcity, has enlisted contemporary designers to utilise the material's indulgent appeal to craft the highest level of quality products.
Defined by Mr Porter as a sartorial classic, Lanvin's lizard skin wallet - priced at £360 – will prove to be a...
The return to such a traditional accessory is part of a youthful reinvention of formalwear. This is but the latest turn in the 90 year history of the tie-clip. Entwined with the role of the tie, the tie clip's relevance has adjusted with social movements and the progressive style changes...