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We already know that one garment is sustainable, if its manufacturing process protects the environment and respects people. But which are the different aspects of Sustainability in Fashion? Let's see...
As special guest of the PARIS! exhibition organized by le Bon Marché Rive Gauche (a department store in Paris, selling a wide range of high-end goods) which is running until October 15, 2016, Paris Saint-Germain has unveiled its new jersey, designed in conjunction with Nike, at this legendary home of Parisian fashion.
The collection recovers the beautiful models of 1948 with a unique aesthetic design and a timeless elegance which defies the pass of time. All the watches of this collection share their original case structure composed of three elements...
'Recon Blocking, By Tokyo and Hazy Days demonstrate the latest effects, techniques and fabrications that are offering a fresh and forward alternative to color-blocking. Modern graphic touches, statement shading and plays with placement and scale reenergize geometric blockings while retaining longevity over coming seasons'.
The Smart Création Square is a place for information, communication and exchanges. It is a visionary and informative space, where exhibitors, designers, buyers and fashion brands can experience and really visualize responsible values and innovations in the creative fashion industry.
Jason Joel Desrouleaux, known by his stage name Jason Derulo, is an American singer, songwriter and dancer, who has achieved eleven platinum singles since the beginning of his solo career in 2009. He is a birthday boy today (born September 21, 1989) and we wish him to keep the trend in the development of his career.
After the end of New York Fashion Week, it became clear that Top 3 colors for the next hot season are Niagara, Primrose Yellow and Lapis Blue, followed by Flame and Island Paradise. Top 10 is completed by Pale Dogwood, Greenery, Pink Yarrow, Kale and Hazelnut.
ISAIA Fall-Winter 2016/2017 collection is dedicated to the 25th anniversary from company's debut on the international market and especially in the United States.
After making an overview of the Best dressed at the USA Emmy Awards 2016 and we found out Who "broke" the black-tie dress code at USA Emmy Awards 2016, lets see which celebrities chose Italian style and wore ISAIA tuxedos during the glamorous event gala...
Kings Gentlemen is a custom clothier, based in Washington, DC, USA. It offers many different custom clothing styles in suits, jackets, pants, shirts, and overcoats.
James Thomas "Jimmy" Fallon is an American comedian, television host, actor, singer, writer and producer, best known for his work on Saturday Night Live and as the host of late-night talk show The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon.
Skopes is a British brand, producing seasonal, forward order collections including casual and formal coats, shirts and tailoring. Brand's collections include a wide variety of mix & match suits, jackets, blazers, eveningwear and trousers to suit all budgets.
From September 13-15, 2016, was held the latest edition of Première Vision Paris. About 1,900 exhibitors from 53 different countries around the world became part of the event. Canepa was there to showcase all of brand's clothing and accessory fabric collections for Fall-Winter 2017/2018, united around sustainability.
The return of the Western in 2016, a testament to the unfailing popularity of the cinematic genre, have inspired a merging of cultures in the mesmerizing fashion show put on by Dolce & Gabbana.
'Music is full of memories and history; it is timeless, ageless and placeless. We imagined being in Sicily (Taormina, Agrigento, Palermo), attending a festival, a concert, an event, under the palms of the Favorita's or the Botanical Garden's banana trees. In this magical atmosphere, the Sicilian Barocco's golden yellow and Etna's lava red passion merge'.
Marc Anthony is the top selling tropical salsa artist of all time. He holds the Guinness World Record for best-selling tropical/salsa artist and the most number-one albums on the Billboard Tropical Albums year-end charts.
It is already 25 years since Dormeuil created one of the most beautiful fabrics of modern times. Given the name Amadeus it immediately conjures up the essence of genius and beauty as one thinks of the music of Mozart.
Mr. Jenks offers a wide variety of 100% Italian Twill Silk and Irish Linen Pocket Squares. 'Whether you want a timeless, classic design or something that's on-trend and stylish, Mr Jenks has what you need to express yourself'.
Established 22 years ago by boxing legend Muhammad Ali, this prestigious event was held for the third year in Italy thanks to Andrea Bocelli - the famous Italian tenor, who since many years is a supporter of the Celebrity Fight Night Foundation. This historic philanthropic institution raises funds for projects related to the Andrea Bocelli Foundation and Muhammad Ali Parkinson Center.
Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Madrid welcomes its 64th edition with 42 outstanding creators and brands set to take part
Spain's major fashion event, organized by IFEMA, is taking place from 15 to 20 September, 2016. The catwalk shows will be held from 16 to 20 September in Hall 14.1 of Feria de Madrid. Today the Desigual firm will be holding a Re-see of its Spring-Summer 2017 collections with a surprising and innovative staging in Madrid.
His Royal Highness Prince Henry of Wales, informally known as Prince Harry, is the younger son of Charles, Prince of Wales, and Diana, Princess of Wales. He was born on September 15, 1984 and we wish him Happy birthday and good health!
Getzner Textil is among the world's leading manufacturers of high-quality apparel damasks (Africa damask), fashion fabrics for shirts and blouses, corporate fashion and technical fabrics.
Dashing Tweeds weave design studio in East London is the place where all designs for cloth and ready to wear start. In addition to Dashing Tweeds Cloth Collections woven in Britain, the company offers also a variety of ready-to-wear garments.
Clerici Tessuto, founded 1923, is one of the most important textiles manufacturers for the luxury sector, with ranges for men's and women's clothing, accessories and home furnishing, covering the entire finishing cycle of silk and other natural fibres.
Tweed is the original sportswear fabric of Great Britain. It is made of woven wool and is traditionally the way men have worn colors, patterns and texture whilst enjoying themselves in pastimes and country pursuits. London-based company Dashing Tweeds is modernizing the cloth by working with technical yarns in combination with wools.
Andrew Lincoln is an English actor, most famous for his portrayal of Rick Grimes, the lead character on the AMC horror drama series The Walking Dead.
Breschi collections include carded and worsted fabrics which are recommended for both men and women's wear, and are obtained by using valuable fibres such as: Pure Cashmere, Cashmere mixed with wool, Baby Alpaca, Angora e Camel Hair.
For Fall-Winter 2016/2017ANGELICO evolves into a new identity, merging the concepts of formality and leisure, creating a contemporary expression of tradition with a renewed aesthetic.
In 2016, Italian textile production opened with rosier projections than in the corresponding period of 2015. Exports gained +0.5%, while imports were up just +0.1%.
Lenzing Group is a company based in Lenzing, Austria, which core competence is producing botanic fibers for the textile industry from the renewable raw material of wood. Here are the key color trends for Fall-Winter 2017/2018, revealed by Lenzing...
Men's suit fabrics - geometric effect with tiny low contrast knops, special grounds such as with band of mixture color, small scale motifs with combination of mixture and mouliné yarns, hound's tooth or subdued checks on milled fabric, different size diagonals, plains and fake plains.
21-year-old Savvy Shields, student at the University of Arkansas, is the newly crowned Miss America 2017. Savvy won the talent portion with her Jazz dance to 'They Just Keep Moving the Line' from the American drama series Smash.
Christopher Brian 'Chris' Bridges, better known by his stage name Ludacris, is an American rapper and actor. He is among the most stylish American rappers on the Red carpet.
Popular and loved Canadian actor, producer, director and musician Keanu Reeves has a birthday today! He turns 52 and we want to wish him deep satisfaction from all the projects that he is involved in and a good health!
Italian entrepreneur and millionaire Gianluca Vacchi, who recently gained fame showing his luxurious lifestyle, perfect body shape, beautiful model-wife and hot dances, is the winner in Most Stylish Men August 2016 - Category Business.
TOM* (Toronto Men's Fashion Week) has partnered with Toronto's Historic Sites (operated by the City of Toronto) for "Beatles 50 T.O" - a celebration of the 50th anniversary since the iconic band last performed in Toronto, Canada.
Classic elegance with modern twist. Fusion of artistic craftsmanship and European's premium quality fabrics. Wide peak lapels, lightly padded shoulders, flat front trousers, shorter jackets and slim silhouettes, accomplished by matching bags, shoes and men's suit accessories.
On the Opening Night of The Toronto Film Festival, Toronto Men's Fashion Week Men presents TOM* MEN OF HOLLYWOOD - a spectacular night where MOVIES MEET FASHION - Thursday, September 8 2016 at 8:00 PM, One King West Hotel, 1 King St. West, Toronto.
Jack Victor is a leading North American company for men's tailored clothing, founded in 1913. The brand represents sophisticated, accessible luxury with international styling.
American menswear line Tallia Orange offers 'a fresh concept in tailored clothing that encourages the consumer to express his own style through an exciting and unique array of fabrics, designs and colors'.
And here they are - your favorites among all nominees in each of the categories of Be Global Fashion Network readers' voting for the eighth month of 2016...
Michael Bastian is a luxury American menswear designer. His eponymous line's Spring-Summer 2017 collection was 'inspired by the personal style of American Jazz greats John Coltrane, Herbie Hancock and especially the legendary Miles Davis'.
Richard Gere is one of Hollywood's sex symbols. He turns 67 today and we want to wish him good health and success to all his on- and off-screen projects.
The Incoterms (International Commercial Terms) are a series of commercial terms published by the International Chamber of Commerce (ICC). They are widely used in International commercial transactions or procurement processes and accepted by governments, legal authorities, and practitioners worldwide.
'Our garments represent our understanding of style and workmanship, whether made in our Italian officinas or in our very own Monterey, California workshop. As makers, manufacturers, and purveyors of utterly distinctive design sensibility, we are committed to bringing you an iconic, American brand whose quality is second to none, all inspired by our heritage in the Monterey Bay Peninsula'.
What is your company's manufacturing mode is an important question, when choosing ERP software. Now let's find out what is Job Shop, Process and Discrete mode and how they differ...
The Global Change Award 2016 will be open for applications on September 1, 2016. The five winners will share a grant of €1 000,000 and get tailor-made support for one year from H&M Conscious Foundation, Accenture and KTH Royal Institute of Technology in Stockholm.
The trademark serves as a badge of origin - it is also called indicates source. Its essential function is to exclusively identify a particular business as the source of goods or services.
Jay Ryan (born Jay Bunyan) is a New Zealand actor, best known for his roles as Jack Scully in the Australian soap opera Neighbours, Kevin in the New Zealand comedy-drama series Go Girls and Vincent Keller in the American television series Beauty & the Beast.
'There's more to fashion photographers than simply taking great shots. With natural flair and a creative approach, I capture desire and raw emotion, by the click of a shutter. Editorial, chic, evocative, alluring fashion photography, whatever message you want to convey, I guarantee results that promote your brand to stand out from the rest'.
The one year full time CPD diploma is a qualification for Fashion Design graduates and designers working in the fashion and tailoring sector, offering tuition in the technical aspects of bespoke tailoring skills to an international industry standard.
From January 12, 2017 to July 21, 2018, Savile Row Academy organizes Bespoke Tailor's Certificate Course, including four modules, designed to meet Savile Row's world renowned standards of excellence.
Savile Row Academy is a tailoring school founded by Andrew Ramroop, Master Tailor and Director of Maurice Sedwell Ltd. The objective of the Academy is to protect, enhance and develop the value of bespoke tailoring by training aspiring tailors to the highest attainable standards.
Star Trek Beyond star Chris Pine is a birthday boy today! You know that we like his clothing taste and presence - he is always among the most stylish men on the Red carpet events - so our team wants to wish Chris to keep his fashion sense and continue catching all eyes on him both on screen and off.
This exciting course, offered by London College of Fashion, is an excellent opportunity to immerse yourself in the world of bespoke tailoring. A tailoring apprentice takes 7 years to perfect one's craft, so it's a good idea to have a taste before you commit.
Today, we'll take a look at the five main men's suit jacket shoulder styles, which give different look to their wearers...
If you are planning to begin an apparel startup, you should have in mind that there is a set of fundamental fashion law issues, which you must consider...
Sir Thomas Sean Connery is a Scottish actor and producer, turning 86 today. We want to say him 'Thank you' for all amazing characters that he has represented during his long career and wish him good health and longevity.
In 2012, Cruise was Hollywood's highest-paid actor. 16 of his films grossed over $100 million domestically and 22 of them - about $200 million worldwide. Tom is a fan of classic men's attire - for his Red carpet appearances he usually wears two or three piece suits in black, navy or gray.
With respect and support of natural beauty, Paade Mode offers quality, handmade, organic and functional limited edition range of contemporary clothing for boys and girls up till the age of 10.
Rupert Alexander Lloyd Grint is an English actor, most famous for his part as Ron Weasley from Harry Potter film series. He is a birthday boy today and we wish him a lot of luck with his latest project Snatch - the new series for Crackle network.
Garrett Neff is a 32-year-old male model, born in Wilmington, Delaware, USA. He is among the most successful and respectively top earning male models in the world.
The unique Ascolite® button shank wrapping system is based on the combination of a button shank wrapping machine and the elastomeric heat sealable Ascolite® elastic Thread. The button attachment is secured by wrapping the filament under tension around the shank of the button.
Richard Lewis Springthorpe, professionally known as Rick Springfield, is an Australian musician, singer, songwriter, actor and author. Today (August 23) he is a birthday boy, turning 67.
Bespoke tailor Edward Sexton established his eponymous house in 1990 in Knightsbridge, West London. He began developing his own workshop; overseeing tailors that met his high standards and teaching his personal philosophy on tailoring to this select few.
Creative materials, technically innovative components, bespoke services - the offer is designed to respond to the needs of all the leather and fur business sectors: apparel, accessories, leather goods, shoes, furnishings and decoration.
The 'New Beginning' of the 23rd edition of Milano Unica starts from the principle of offering a new dimension of service, creativity and excellence of the proposals put on display, with a view to accompanying visitors through the values of quality and authenticity that characterize Made-in-Italy production.
'The Shoe Sandal introduces a formalised hybrid for the Spring-Summer season, fusing structural shoe silhouettes with sandal cut-outs. Heavy Duty Lace-Ups breed new life into the traditional brogue and oxford design, whilst Extreme Sports Shoes builds upon the sneakers trend with exaggerated forms and multi-fastenings'.
James Kimberley Corden is an English actor, writer, producer, comedian and television host, currently hosting The Late Late Show with James Corden on CBS. He is a birthday boy today and we wish him to keep his charm and strong presence on the screen.
Jackman is known for playing Wolverine in the X-Men film series (2000-present) as well as for his leading roles in Kate & Leopold (2001), Van Helsing (2004), The Fountain (2006), Les Misérables (2012) and Prisoners (2013).
His acting skills, impeccable taste and timeless elegance are the reasons Michael Keaton to be among the nominees in BGFN's Most Stylish Men 2016 contest.
In 2016 black and white come in a variety of patterns and prints, which add a contemporary hint to the classics. In addition to traditional stripes and checks, polka dots and leopard print are two key options to try.
The utilitarian aesthetic represents forms of genderless dressing. New Utility is the ultimate unisex look, combining practicality with sophisticated design.
His British aristocracy, blue eyes and perfectly fitting ensembles help Daniel looking always impeccable on the Red carpet - as stylish as James Bond himself!
Overcoming his drug issues, Downey managed to rebuilt his acting career and now is one of the most famous male actors in Hollywood. For his Red carpet appearances he always looks different, choosing a variety of styles, color combinations and accessories.
His style is influenced by his rock passion and Johnny usually wears loose pants, even as a part of formal three-piece sets, which are combined with a number of accessories - chains, necklaces and rings. Depp is not a big fan of ties and prefers classic menswear colors like black, navy and gray.
Christopher Whitelaw 'Chris' Pine is an American actor, born in Los Angeles, California, in 1980. For his Red carpet appearances his style is usually impeccable - elegant single- or double-breasted men's suits in appropriate colors and cuts.
The 'All of Me' singer has won ten Grammy Awards, one Golden Globe Award and one Academy Award. Legend's garments are usually monochromatic in bold deep colors, perfectly combined with matching accessories.
Stripes have been used in clothing for hundreds of years. They create an elongating effect and can add a lot of class to an elegant ensemble.
The Nastro d'Argento (Silver Ribbon) is an Italian film award - the oldest movie award in Europe. This year the awards ceremony was held at the Teatro Antico, Taormina, Sicily Island, Italy, on July 2, 2016. And what a surprise - all gentlemen were dressed in similar black suits, making them look one and the same.
Benedict Timothy Carlton Cumberbatch is an English actor and film producer. In 2014, Time magazine included him in its annual Time 100 as one of the 'Most Influential People in the World'.
Christopher Robert Evans is an American actor and filmmaker, born in Boston in 1981. He is most famous for his superhero roles as the Marvel Comics characters Captain America in the Marvel Cinematic Universe and the Human Torch in Fantastic Four.
If you like floral motifs, you'll be happy to learn that in 2016 they are a hot trend in men's fashion - for both Spring-Summer and Fall-Winter season.
A range of bespoke tailoring, sportswear and accessories in a timeless style for the modern man.
Gianluca Vacchi was born on August 5, 1967. And for his 49th birthday Italian millionaire had a 'GV Lifestyle' celebration on the island of Sardinia, Italy, with his model wife Giorgia Gabriele and a number of friends.
Joshua Kane Spring-Summer 2017 men's suit collection offered the designer's signature sharp tailoring style with innovative cuts and clean lines in classic, but contemporary sets.
The increased competition with low-cost providers and clients' stronger negotiation power are given as the most important reasons for this price pressure. As a result, it has become very difficult to improve profit margins.
Today we continue our overview of the Italian millionaire Gianluca Vacchi's wardrobe, full of stylish, elegant, eye-catching, colorful pieces, appropriate for a wide range of occasions as well as a dandy lifestyle.
'For this project I looked at textures within decaying buildings such as peeling paint, crumbling plaster, lichen and so on. I wanted a soft yet textured feel to the cloth, so hand-dyed Merino wool combined with some textured yarns in different weights was perfect for this'.
Florin Dobre presented his eponymous label's SS17 men's collection in June during the London Collections: Men. It's called 'Floare de colt' (meaning 'Edelweiss') and offers well-fitting elegant men's suits and interesting accessories.
'Ermanno Scervino Spring-Summer 2017 Man lives in a world that blends sartorial with sportswear. The season's star is the jacket expressed in a sartorial key but created in fabrics that are unexpected and innovative'.
'The jacket is paramount. I'm obsessive about the fit. It has to be près du corps, enhancing the shoulders, the waist, and the torso; yet it must be light. Easy. Not constrictive'.
Shades of orange, purple and pink are among the most popular in fashion houses' 2016 men's collections. But if you prefer something even more exotic, you can choose a multicolor bright suit with floral or abstract motifs.
Today we'll take a look at the wardrobe of the Italian millionaire Gianluca Vacchi (Born on August 5, 1967 in Bologna, Italy). He is an entrepreneur and financier and serves as a President at SEA Societ? Europea Autocaravan S.p.A.
If the artisanal character of Provence was cast evenly over a sprawling metropolis, a fresh kind of elegance would emerge - a complex, yet effortless muse with edges both hard and soft. This very muse inspired John Varvatos to conjure the silhouettes and textures of his Spring 2017 collection.
IVANMAN Spring-Summer 2017 collection was presented in Germany during the Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Berlin. Soft pastel pink, white, bright turquoise and a bit of black formed the color palette.
French high fashion brand Hermès presented its men's Spring-Summer 2017 collection in the end of June during a fashion show, including gorgeous leathers, elegant tailoring and light-handed play with patterns.
And here they are - your favorites among all nominees in each of the categories of Be Global Fashion Network readers' voting for the seventh month of 2016...
Suitsupply presented its Spring-Summer 2017 collection earlier this month in the USA during the New York Fashion Week: Men's. Pieces were inspired by Bauhaus approach to design - practical and minimalist.
This season Bally proves opposites attract with a collection that defies formality. 70s disco meets Swiss alpine motifs in a daring collaboration with leisure suits and varsity jackets that reminisces a journey from sporting collegiate days to retro resorts and Mount Fuji.
George Brummell Bespoke Tailors of London specialises in bespoke suits, overcoats, blazers, field-sports clothing/suits, wedding wear, and other formal attire for all special occasions, including customised uniforms.
The Venture, luxury whisky Chivas Regal's search to find and support the most innovative startups from across the world, rewarded five social enterprises in New York City earlier this month. The winners were announced after five grand finalists pitched in front of a live audience and judging panel that included actress and philanthropist Eva Longoria.
'Blue Steel sees color become more transseasonal as deeper hues bring an ice cool element. Classic khaki is updated with strong earth infused tones that reflect a more contemporary take on the Maximum Green utility trend, while Atomic Coral imbues Spring-Summer 2017 with a feminine touch in vibrant saturated coral hues'.
This film celebrates the history and skills of the men and women in the bespoke tailoring industry, who have made Savile Row synomomous with the highest quality craftsmanship.
Earthy Spice Palette - Classic, rusted shades compliment dense dry handled wovens and supple leathers and imbue sportive performance fabrications with a raw, masculine appeal.
Mick Jagger has been described as 'one of the most popular and influential frontmen in the history of Rock & Roll' for his 50+ years on stage.
Jovanny Capri is an Italian bespoke company, offering completely hand-made Neapolitan tailoring. It is specialized in bespoke men's suits, giving a full range of customization options.
Suits and separates from linen blends in light colors (shades of white, pink and tobacco), indigo denim, high-waisted wide-leg pants, soft suede trench coats, blazers and linen casual shirts are the key elements of label's Italian style collection.
The traveling theme was main part of this collection, balancing between tailoring and sportswear.
'Hemingway wrote, 'If you are lucky enough to have lived in Paris as a young man, then wherever you go for the rest of your life, it stays with you, for Paris is a moveable feast.' With this Collection, I bring that feast to you'.
American fashion designer Michael Kors presented his Spring 2017 Men's collection two days ago in the USA during the New York Fashion Week: Men's (held July 11-14, 2016).
You can choose an array of details to create your very own custom suit. Each garment is expressly made at the esteemed Southwick Clothes of Haverhill, Massachusetts. Epaulet offers the perfect classic suiting range in ideal year-round fabrics.
International management consultancy Simon-Kucher & Partners is now also represented in Hamburg and Stockholm
Simon-Kucher & Partners is a global consulting firm specializing in TopLine Power®, which encompasses strategy, marketing, pricing, and sales. Their clients are leading companies from a broad range of industries including fashion.
Grey - among blue and brown - is another of classic men's suit colors. It's suitable for a variety of occasions and styles.
Ungaro's second full men's collection offers a sense of Bohemian elegance for the long Summer nights and hot days.
Designer Demna Gvasalia made his debut for Balenciaga fashion house last season during the women's fashion week. This June he presented his first menswear show for the label during the Paris Fashion Week.
A new concept of formal wear is the leitmotif of the SS 2017 collection, where elements of sportswear intersect with the classics and are interpreted in fabrics that are only apparently traditional but actually light, bi-stretch and no-iron.
Tailored finesse meets technical craftsmanship in SUIT designs. Resting on team's ambition to create tailored yet flexible items, details inspired by sportswear and outdoor industries are incorporated alongside details from the classic tailoring industry.
Premium menswear show Jacket Required is a trade only event, open exclusively to buyers and members of the press. The presentation of the Spring-Summer 2017 collections will be held on July 27-28, 2016 at The Old Truman Brewery, London.
Graphic patterns combined in an elegant movement are the key elements of this relaxed yet formal collection inspired by Manlio Rho's art.
This Mohair bunch, composed of renowned Dormeuil mohair fabrics, continues to set a new trend for cloth that is produced from the 'diamond fiber' of the angora goat.
'Pristine whites, sunny yellows, midnight blues. Relaxed, yet refined; easy-wearing, yet elegant - the Spring/Summer 2017 Collection inspires a desire to swim, stretch out in the sun, play'.
Haute couture fashion house Balmain presented its Spring-Summer 2017 men's collection last month during the Paris Fashion Week. Here is what brand's Creative director, Olivier Rousteing, said about his work...
Belgian brand Ann Demeulemeester, established in 1985, presented its Spring-Summer 2017 collection last month during the Paris Fashion Week.
Collections from 352 exhibitors, a trend area, the unique Première Vision color range, along with numerous seminars, fashion exhibitions and special creative collaborations... this July 19-20, the show brings the freshest resources and newest vibes for Fall-Winter 17/18 to New York!
The Custom Tailors and Designers Association offers a program, which provides extensive training in all aspects of the custom clothing industry - from Measuring to Business Development - where all courses are taught by industry experts with extensive knowledge and experience.
Ralph Lauren Purple Label Spring 2017 collection, previewed in Milan last month, weaves a touch of leisure through elegant and expertly tailored sportswear, haberdashery, formalwear and accessories.
Designed by Kris Van Assche, the Dior Homme collection for Summer 2017 drives an explicit evolution, channeling the energy of Haçienda youth through the industrial landscape of a utopian fun fair.
Brown is among the most common colors in men's suits. That's pretty logical, because brown is less formal than black (which is especially inappropriate for Summer) and depending on the shade and the fabric it could be both super stylish (great for business suits, for example) and casually fresh (cool for meetings on the sea side).
Maria Grazia Chiuri & Pierpaolo Piccioli presented their latest men's collection in France, during the Paris Fashion Week (June 22-26, 2016). The designer duo's inspiration was the exhibition 'Unfinished: Thoughts Left Visible'.
London Collections: Men June 2016 edition was held earlier this month in British capital. During the event Jermyn Street - in the heart of the West End - was transformed into an open air catwalk, as St James's hosted a series of men's fashion shows for the public.
Surfing was the key inspiration for US designer Thom Browne's latest collection, presented in France during the Paris Fashion Week (June 22-26, 2016).
Rory Duffy is proud to announce the opening of his school of tailoring "Handcraft Tailor Academy" (Monaghan, Ireland) - an institute dedicated to preserving the art of handcraft tailoring for the next generation.
The Parisian fashion house's Dutch-born menswear designer celebrated a one decade anniversary as a head of the brand's men's line yesterday with the presentation of Lanvin Spring-Summer 2017 menswear collection during the Paris Fashion Week (held June 22-26, 2016).
Aravinda Rodenburg is a young and passionate Belgian bespoke tailor - always very elegant and stylish himself. His atelier is located in Sandton Grand Hotel Reylof in Gent. There he creates perfectly fitting men's suits - each created for at least 52 hours and 3 fittings.
Butch Tailors is a Belgian company, manufacturing quality men's garments since 1956. To improve its relationships with the customers, the atelier's team has launched a Traveling Tailor Service, allowing them to meet gentlemen at their home or office.
Africa is once again the key theme in Louis Vuitton Spring-Summer 2017 men's collection by Kim Jones. The designer has spent his childhood there and its exotic land, flora and fauna are a permanent source of inspiration for him.
During 2015, in the United States alone, online apparel and accessory revenue was around $63.5 billion and is estimated to reach $100 billion in 2019.
British luxury fashion house DAKS is also among the brands, which presented their latest men's collections during the Milano Moda Uomo / Milan Men's Fashion Week.
Primula ironing table's working surface is 120x42cm with the sleeve ironing buck. The height may varies from 72 to 92cm. Heating power of the working surface is 1.000W and of the buck - 100W.
The event was held at the the Zegna's Rodeo Drive boutique on June 8, 2016. Among the celebrities, who joined it were L.A. Galaxy soccer player Robbie Rogers and actors Julian Morris, Justice Smith, Mo McRae and Terrence 'J' Jenkins.
A synthesis that comes from introspection, while seeking to harmonise shapes and languages in a determined, straightforward manner. The spirit of the Giorgio Armani man embraces change, while staying true to its ethos.
Individuals shifting within a pulsating metropolis who choose clothing to be present, live and to represent themselves, mixing recognisable shapes and signs in a personal way: it is a tense and sharp collection that stems from a reflection on today's meaning of identity.
Brand's three generations lasting history started with the perfect suit that the family's father wore at the opera one evening during the post-war period. He was a very skilled tailor and gained the attention of the whole foyer with his spectacular suit, exactly as Papageno (from Mozart's opera 'The Magic Flute') did.
Huddersfield Fine Worsteds is an internationally-renowned fabric manufacturer supplying the world's biggest design houses and most prestigious tailors with superior and selectively-sourced fabrics. The company is based in West Yorkshire, England.
'Utility Chic brings a new clean lined femininity to hardwearing cargo looks, Winter Lotus Blossom offers a blend of Eastern and Western cultures that reenergises heritage trends while Sublime Settler takes to the prairies, offering a lady-like alternative to the traditional rugged rancher aesthetic'.
Italian designer duo Dolce & Gabbana presented its latest men's collection in Italy during the Milan Men's Fashion Week. Among the models on the runway were Cindy Crawford's son Presley Gerber and Jude Law's son Rafferty Law.
The Association of Suppliers to the British Clothing Industry (ASBCI), formed in 1992, is the only association to bring together the clothing industry from fibre manufacture to garment manufacture, retail and aftercare.
The Bernhardt label is the key to superb value in men's and ladies' suits, jackets, trousers and formal wear. Using their manufacturing expertise they produce distinctive made-to-measure and ready-to-wear garments with fine fabrics, efficient deliveries and impeccable service.
Spring-Summer 2017 is a tale of introspection. Craftsmanship, exceptional materials and distinctive details emerge as the central themes, manifesting themselves in unstructured yet tailored silhouettes, luxurious leathers and soft-spoken but unique variations on that timeless matter of elegance.
Helen Anthony is a luxury London-based British menswear brand , a rising star of Savile Row. Label's range of high-quality, bespoke and ready-to-wear suits, leather collection and hand knitting collection offers a huge versatility.
'I like the idea of a journey, like Marco Polo. I hate travelling but there are many ways to do it, whether in your mind, or in changing the tapestry of a chair, or through the pages of a book'.
Etro relaxed tailoring collection with hippie notes sent the message that men's suit can be as comfortable as pajamas and still looking great and stylish - even worn with sandals or barefoot.
Musical Hamilton received a record-setting 16 nominations in 13 categories - winning 11 of them - including for Best Performance by a Featured Actor in a Musical for US actor and rapper Daveed Diggs.
'Bigotry, misogyny, bullying, hatred, jealousy, inequality, loss, personal complexities that generate challenges - for those of us who have lived through adversity and emerged from it stronger, clearer, and with hope - it is this kind of hope that inspired Franklin Eugene A Cut Above'.
The last edition of fashion platform Pitti Uomo has just finished (in Friday, June 17). The atmosphere among the stands was filled with energy, collections abounded in creativity and they had all been put together with a keen eye on the market.
In addition to blue for men's suits, another trendy color in men's wardrobe for 2016 is red. The variety of shades and patterns, presented by designers is pretty big.
There is one part of the men's suit jacket, which usually doesn't receive a lot of attention, because it remains hidden - the lining. It is one intimacy, revealing a lot about its owner's character and fantasies - the upholstery of male self-esteem.
Men's fashion plarform Pitti Uomo is currently held in Florence, Italy (June 14-17, 2016). The number of fresh, different and stylish gentlemen, who you can see on all stages of the event is enormous.
Between all fashion events, premiers, returns, guest stars, international designers, and big names from the fashion industry, let's spend a few minutes to enjoy the Street Style of fair's visitors, which is definitely colorful and fresh.
Jude Law's wardrobe in 'The Talented Mr. Ripley' is Thom Whiddett and Luke Sweeney's inspiration for their latest men's collection. 'Thom and I have always loved that film. We always felt that it was the perfect Summer wardrobe for Summer evenings and day times', said Sweeney.
Détournement is the world that best describes Alessandro Michele Spring-Summer 2016 men's collection for Gucci fashion house. It means 'recontextualization', 'a renewal of possibility' and in fashion sense it's some sort of New Punk mixture.
Blue suits are definitely among designers' favorites for 2016. This is not a surprise, because blue is an elegant color, suitable for different occasions, styles and body types. The variety of its shades gives gentlemen endless options to experiment.
'The Governator' is dressed appropriately for every occasion, always different and in the same time stylish. He also shows that he follows the latest trends by combining a men's suit jacket with jeans or a suit with sneakers.
For Euro 2016, the players look stylish and hot in their perfectly fitting three-piece suits in navy blue, combined with gray ties and pocket squares in addition to white shirts. Small red ribbons on the jackets' lapels complete the looks.
'This course concentrates on fashion forecasting, teaching you about the cyclical nature of the fashion industry. You will discover where and why fashion forecasting is used by companies and how it can influence other areas of the fashion industry. You will also be taught the basics of fashion styling, including how to create a complete look according to a selected theme.'
Last Monday (June 6, 2016), London College of Fashion, University of the Arts London, opened its BA16 season with its annual catwalk show, featuring 17 collections styled by LCF's Creative Director of Fashion & Design, Rob Phillips. Each collection competed for the Collection of the Year award.
Off the field, the Romanian national football team grabbed the attention with their beautifully tailored suits made to measure by Viggo using Dormeuil's Exel cloth 834.006.
The designer established a studio in 1970 making men's shirts, quickly attracting a loyal clientele who appreciated the quality fabrics and attention to detail.
A Baroque garden-inspired print adorns slick one-and-a-half breasted suits, bombers and windbreakers at the opening of the show, and bright bold stripes adorn blousons and wide leg trousers.
Topman Design is an in-house designed premium collection from Topman which is showcased during London Collections: Men.
'It is the ninth edition as London Collections: Men. As fashion weeks change and our businesses start showing to consumers, we need to open our doors to more consumer-facing content. Over the next six months, London Collections: Men will embrace London Fashion Week Men's as a title to better engage with a consumer audience'.
'Tom Hardy is everything I love in a man - handsome, charismatic, dangerous. He wears suits in a way that makes you want to see what's underneath, which is how tailoring should be, right?', Donatella Versace
Until now, Bieber has released 4 studio albums and his US sales total $44.7 million - he is one of the world's best selling artists with about 100 million records sold.
All classes are conducted in a traditional apprenticeship manner and reflect the same learning environment that was presented to Sebastiano Montella and other Italian master tailors of the past. A class of this nature and style is not found anywhere else in the United States.
Australian Merino is one of the finest and softest wool in the world. It's breathable in Summer, insulating in Winter, yet exceptionally lightweight.
For his Red carpet appearances Jared Leto always chooses something elegant, stylish, colorful and different from his previous outlooks. He is definitely one of the most stylish actors in Hollywood.
The charming and talented actor won the 2014 Critics' Choice Television Award for Best Supporting Actor and the 2015 Golden Globe Award for Best Supporting Actor - Series, Miniseries or Television Film, for his role in the movie The Normal Heart.
Three classic themes but with contemporary twist will be key in ladies' wardrobe - Cargo, Country and Nautical. To be commercially successful, directions are modernized to give the customers exactly what they'll want to buy tomorrow.
Engin Akyurek is a Turkish actor, born in Ankara, in 1981. He is famous for his leading roles in number of films and TV series and is also your favorite for May in category Cinema of BGFN Readers' Most Stylish Men voting.
And here they are - your favorites among all nominees in each of the categories of Be Global Fashion Network readers' voting for the fifth month of 2016...
Dormeuil - the world famous manufacturer of fabrics and tailor-made suits - has just announced the winner in its 'Dandy x Dormeuil' contest. The question to which the participants had to answer was 'What makes a Dandy so elegant?'
A seasoned expert in branding and creative leadership, Michael Mayes will be responsible for shaping the creative vision, brand voice and content strategy for INDOCHINO as it continues its mission to become a world-renowned fashion brand.
Extravagance is not foreign to some men and some designers, who are brave (or crazy) enough to choose polka dots, arcade games and creepy skulls as motifs for their men's suits.
London College of Fashion, University of the Arts London presents BA16 - a showcase of work celebrating the latest talent from its leading graduating students. Opening with the annual BA catwalk show on Monday 6 June, the season will continue with an exhibition from Tuesday 7 June.
The Chicago-based bespoke tailor offers a complete range of bespoke men's clothing, including: suits, shirts and dress shirts, tuxedos, sport coats and blazers, slacks and pants, overcoats, accessories.
Sciamat offers handmade men's suit jackets, pants, coats, shirts and accessories. A tailoring where the suit responds really and only to the desires of the man who wears it.
Oscar Hunt uses the world's most luxurious fabrics milled in Italy and the UK (Dormeuil, Huddersfield Cloth, Ariston and Solbiati), combined with leading made-to-measure technology and construction techniques.
Neil Patrick Harris is an American actor, producer, singer, comedian, magician and television host, born in New Mexico, USA, in 1973. He is best known for portraying Barney Stinson in the television comedy series How I Met Your Mother (2005-2014) - the role earned him Emmy nominations every year from 2007 to 2010.
Wittmann Custom Tailoring is a Dayton-based men's fashion atelier, owned by tailor John Wittmann, whose grandfather and great grandfather were also custom tailors in the city.
For his Red carpet appearances, the actor always choose something different, but always stylish. He is not a fan of the Black tie dress code and prefers more fresh sets - something that we definitely like and support.
'The men's Cruise collection was an excellent occasion to best depict my idea of eccentricity. Everything started from my great passion for England. I tried to describe what's going on in my imagination, which often embraces an aesthetic very similar to the English one', said Alessandro Michele.
CEMATEX (Comité Européen des Constructeurs de Machines Textiles / The European Committee of Textile Machinery Manufacturers) is an organisation comprising 9 national European textile machinery associations in the free market economy.
CEMATEX, the European Committee of Textile Machinery Manufacturers, has announced that it has awarded a contract to a new company, ITMA Services, to organize its ITMA 2019 show.
A Suit That Fits offers individually hand tailored suits to perfectly fit your frame, budget and personal style, with over 40 billion style combinations available.
Brand's made-to-measure collection fulfils all aspects of gentleman's wardrobe needs from suits and shirts to trousers and overcoats. Sourcing only the finest fabrics from the UK, Europe and the rest of the world the atelier can ensure a wide selection to meet all your sartorial and budgetary requirements.
D. Jones' Bench-Made suit making process uses all of the measurements, art and preferences of custom suit making, but your suit is made by a tailor and a sewing machine with hand finishing. Bench-made suits are handmade, therefore, they are luxury suits for men.
Since 2003, Brodeur Carvell has served the needs of Southwest Florida residents & visitors with fine apparel for business and pleasure. Co-owner Ron Brodeur's focus is on Made-to-Measure and Custom Clothing.
Actor's looks on the Red carpet can be described with only one word - Variety. Different colors, patterns, two- or three-piece suits, tie-free or combined with a tie or bow tie - and all of them perfectly fitting.
'Our client's image is our business. We provide the wardrobe that will make you the best dressed person in whatever room you walk into', says Jay Lombardo, the owner of Lombardo Custom Apparel. A Dallas-based brand, which for the past 25 years dresses Politicians, CEOs, Entertainers and Super Bowl Champions.
The 69th annual Cannes Film Festival is currently being held from 11 to 22 May 2016. Here are our favorites in category 'Most Stylish Men' at Cannes Film Festival 2016 so far...
Daniel Jacob Radcliffe is an English actor, born in London, UK, in 1989. He is best know for portraying the young magician Harry Potter. Daniel was cast for the role at age 11 and starred in the series for 10 years until the release of the final movie in 2011.
'Each floor is focused on a different category, with the lower floor being men's, the ground floor centered on accessories, and the top floor all about ready-to-wear, so it will be easy for our customers to find what they're looking for'.
Sir Paul Smith is a British designer, whose business and reputation is founded upon his men's fashion with a special focus on tailoring. He is known for his idiosyncratic take on traditional British styling having coined the term 'classics with a twist'.
Channing Matthew Tatum is an American actor and dancer, born in Alabama, USA, in 1980. His film debut was in the drama movie Coach Carter (2005). Tatum's breakthrough came in 2006 with his role in the dance film Step Up.
At Moss Bros, each gentleman can choose from a variety of styles, fits, brands, sizes and colors. Today we chose to show you some pieces from the blue range of the store.
Ermenegildo Zegna is one of the biggest global producers of fine fabrics (2.3 million metres per year) and the largest menswear brand (600,000 sleeve units suits) in the world, producing suits for its own label as well as for world famous brands like Gucci, Yves Saint Laurent, Dunhill and Tom Ford.
Edgardo launched his own brand AQUAZZURA in 2011, when he was only 25-year-old. He aims to create stylish yet wearable footwear for today's woman balancing between modern design and impeccable craftsmanship.
Steve Schapiro (born1934) is a distinguished American journalistic photographer, known for his photos of key moments of the Civil Rights Movement and for his portraits of celebrities and movie stills.
For his Red carpet appearances Nick is always dressed to impress. He chooses sets, which 'make a statement' and differentiate him form the masses.
Alan Cumming is definitely one of the most colorful and fresh personalities on the Red carpet events - he is always elegant, different, eye-catching, bright and experimenting.
The theme will be Pitti Lucky Numbers. This season Pitti Immagine is focusing on numbers: their aesthetics, graphics and symbolism both in and out of fashion.
Marc Darcy is the epitome of the quintessential English gentleman, with a knack for creating the finest men's garments with a modern twist.
The Belvest man believes in the values of Softness and Lightness since the choice of fabrics, that are even more detailed and specially researched to give personality and unique character to the garments.
Orazio Luciano has been making high quality formal and casual garments for the elegant man since early 1990s. Refined classicism and a touch of technical virtuosity are keynotes of the brand and the Neapolitan flair is always there, present in each detail.
GANDHUM introduces luxury fabrics which step away from the conventional - Silk / Cotton blend suiting and a Velvet / Corduroy contrast evening jacket are a couple of standout pieces.
The 2016 Spring-Summer season provides the first GANDHUM collection which pays homage to traditional menswear whilst adapting a contemporary vision.
Using a variety of hands-on and thinking exercises, lecture, and discussion, this Theory of Constraints (TOC) Flow and Decision Making Using TOC workshop provides an understanding of TOC flow and focus concepts in a variety of environments beginning with operations.
The workshop Managing Supply Chain the TOC Way presents the TOC approach for managing supply chain with the purpose to achieve fast and smooth flow of inventory through the supply chain links.
The workshop TOC Thinking Processes gives an overview of major TOC logical tools and presents practical mechanics on working with the central logical instrument - the Cloud.
Projects are more and more a critical factor in business. Many companies sell products that are created through projects (e.g., machinery and special equipment, construction, software) or sell services (e.g., equipment maintenance, engineering, and healthcare).
'I love drama. You know I'm a drama queen' - that's what Donatella Versace said backstage before the presentation of her Spring-Summer 2016 men's collection.
'Our collection is an ode to the fans of idols past and present. To the plethora of positivity that permeates a crowd at a maxed out concert. To the joyful obsession and energetic adulation that abounds amongst the masses. It is after all, music that brings us together'.
Alessandro Michele presented his Fall-Winter 2016/2017 men's collection for Gucci fashion house earlier this year in Milan. Brand's inspiration for this collection was Cartoon Character Snoopy and Italian Fashion Designer Walter Albini.
Atelier's Made in Chicago bespoke custom suits are fully handmade. The fabric range varies from Guabello Super 180s and Ermenegildo Zegna cloths to year round Super 120s wools & blends, linens, bamboos, and Scottish Wools.
'Because we are a personal boutique operation focused on high-end clientele we limit the number of clients we serve to ensure our clients receive the best, most responsive service possible'.
Whether you need a suit for a new job or you're looking to update your wardrobe, you'll be able to find anything you need with Gariani Menswear (Dallas,TX).
Since 1989, the team at David August has skillfully crafted the finest custom men's wardrobes. Led by CEO David August Heil, the brand provides tailor-made suits for the most distinguished of business leaders, sports professionals and entertainers.
Negotiating is part of our everyday lives and, especially in business, it is critical for success. The keys to get the best deal possible under any circumstances are iron gut, good preparation, a hint of wisdom and absolute discipline.
Bulgarian #1 tennis player Grigor Dimitrov is your favorite sportsman in BGFN Readers' Most Stylish Men April 2016 voting.
Miranda Penn Turin is an award-winning, internationally acclaimed fashion photographer who works with celebrities, music labels, TV networks and some of the biggest brands in advertising.
BGFN Most Stylish Men is a global readers' voting aiming to notice all stylish men, who dress to impress in addition to their professional achievements and social responsible behavior.
Conor Matthew Mccreedy is an artist, best known for his paintings made in varying shades of blue. In 2013, the SA Style Awards named Mccreedy the "Most Stylish Business Personality" in South Africa.
For this hot season men's fashion brand Ravazzolo has prepared an elegant and fresh collection, including casual outfits for long Summer days and nights and cool two-piece suits for more formal events.
Ethan Todd Custom Shirtmakers and Clothiers (Palm Beach Gardens, Florida, USA) is owned by Todd Feldman - a bespoke tailor with more than 30 years of experience and a list of customers including CEOs of major corporations, bankers, lawyers, industrialists, politicians, doctors.
Jeff Bottari is a California-based photographer, specialized in studio portraits, sporting and entertainment events.
Conor Anthony McGregor is an Irish mixed martial artist, born in Dublin in 1988. He is the current UFC Featherweight Champion, and the former Cage Warriors Featherweight and Lightweight Champion.
The boutique's digital design tool 'The Studio' (launched in Fall 2015) allows you to see the finished product before you place your order. Next one of atelier's experts takes your measurements to guarantee perfect fitting and total comfort.
Full Canvassed Construction is standard on all London Bespoke Club suits. A full-canvas garment lasts longer, breathes better, loses its wrinkles quickly, and allows for more natural movement and drape because its hand-sewn layers can move independently of one another.
Chase Thomas Founders, Tom and Meredith Ulrich, share a passion for the design and manufacture of luxury men's and women's custom made clothing. From timeless classics to the latest trend-setting looks, at Chase Thomas you will find fabrics from the world's finest mills.
Well Suited can help you create that positive first and lasting impression by planning your entire wardrobe, all from the convenience of your home or office. Atelier's consultants will help you with the process of building your wardrobe, ensuring that it compliments your lifestyle and existing attire.
Established October, 2005 with a desire to help discerning men show everyone who meets them that they care about the image they portray. Alexander & Laine garments are created from hand picked fabric mills from around the world and made by craftsman, not machines.
Alan Michaels Design taps into the aesthetic of bespoke Saville Row tailoring. Company's focus is high-end men's suiting and shirting, and they also offer a line of accessories including 'made-to-order' footwear.
He is currently directing a feature length documentary and publishing a 3 volume coffee table book, as well as working in fine art world, developing work for four forthcoming shows.
'The Blue of Monte Carlo' was the Tuesday night motto when French luxury automobile brand Bugatti celebrated its lifestyle collections in the Principality of Monaco. An exclusive evening, hosted by Bugatti in partnership with Monaco Luxury group, was held at the Fairmont hotel, which saw as invitees Bugatti owners and their guests.
The owner of William T. Clothiers, Todd Baldwin, has been in the menswear business for over 25 years. He provides to his clients perfectly fitting custom-made attire, matching their lifestyle.
To mark the Queen's 90th birthday (April 21), Royal Mail has released a new royal family photo. Her Royal Highness poses with her son Prince Charles, her grandson Prince William and her great grandson Prince George. Their faces are being turned into special edition of postage stamps.
The Campaign for Wool supports a programme devised to create appropriate welfare standards for the global sheep flocks - internationally known as the Five Freedoms.
Kingford Bavender is a US-based certified Master Custom Clothier with more than 20 years of experience in the field of men's custom clothing. He is trained in coordination of color, texture and fit and manages to deliver quality custom tailored ensembles, meeting customer's unique needs.
This season Alfred Brown shows vintage style cloths for suits and jackets in country checks, black and ecru designs and flannels with speckled yarn effect.