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Cad & The Dandy: It’s about making the best suits and creating a new destination shopping experience

Cad & The Dandy: It’s about making the best suits and creating a new destination shopping experience

Interview with James Sleater, one of our founders and co-directors of Cad & The Dandy.

Welsh and Jefferies - Bespoke London Tailors

Welsh and Jefferies - Bespoke London Tailors

Welsh and Jefferies is a small but neat shop situated at number 20 Savile Row offering bespoke suits and coats. The Cut and Fitting are done under the control of Head Cutter James Cottrell, whom I met in July 2016 and interviewed at his Savile Row shop.

Cortigiani Fall/Winter 2016-2017 collection - passion and research

Cortigiani Fall/Winter 2016-2017 collection - passion and research

Style means knowledge, careful choice of materials and exclusive, sometimes unrepeatable techniques. Style means passion. It means the thrill of choosing a fabric and thinking that one day it will be worn by a man who knows how to combine elegance and spontaneity with innovation and perfection. A man and his life, his dreams, his emotions. A fabric that will become part of a unique story.

Tommy Hilfiger Spring/Summer 2017 collection at New York Fashion Week: Men's

Tommy Hilfiger Spring/Summer 2017 collection at New York Fashion Week: Men's

Tommy Hilfiger presented its Spring 2017 Hilfiger Edition collection on July 13, 2016, in Manhattan during New York Fashion Week: Men’s.

Berluti Fall/Winter 2016 collection - a minimalistic, casual collection

Berluti Fall/Winter 2016 collection - a minimalistic, casual collection

When Alessandro Sartori returned from a trip to Marfa, that incredible open-air museum in the Texan desert, he brought with him the inspiration for a minimalistic, casual collection. Wide, roomy cuts, flowing jerseys, colours scorched by the blazing sun. A winter collection that proves there are no seasons.

Men's suits 2016 fashion trends: Black and White suits

Men's suits 2016 fashion trends: Black and White suits

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.

2016 Men's fashion trends: New Utility

2016 Men's fashion trends: New Utility

The utilitarian aesthetic represents forms of genderless dressing. New Utility is the ultimate unisex look, combining practicality with sophisticated design.

Men's suits 2016 fashion trends: Striped suits

Men's suits 2016 fashion trends: Striped suits

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.

SCABAL Autumn/Winter 2016 men's suits collection

SCABAL Autumn/Winter 2016 men's suits collection

It is with great pride that Scabal can announce the appointment of Campbell Dunn as the company’s new Head of Design. With an established pedigree in creating classically luxurious menswear, Campbell aims to take the company to the next creative level.

Men's suits 2016 fashion trends: Floral motifs

Men's suits 2016 fashion trends: Floral motifs

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.

Kiton Spring-Summer 2017 menswear collection

Kiton Spring-Summer 2017 menswear collection

A range of bespoke tailoring, sportswear and accessories in a timeless style for the modern man.

Joshua Kane Spring-Summer 2017 men's suit collection

Joshua Kane Spring-Summer 2017 men's suit collection

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.

Florin Dobre Spring-Summer 2017 menswear collection

Florin Dobre Spring-Summer 2017 menswear collection

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.

The urban hero - Ermanno Scervino Spring-Summer 2017 collection

The urban hero - Ermanno Scervino Spring-Summer 2017 collection

'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'.

Brunello Cucinelli Spring-Summer 2017 collection

Brunello Cucinelli Spring-Summer 2017 collection

'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'.

Men's suits 2016 fashion trends: Colorful suits

Men's suits 2016 fashion trends: Colorful suits

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.

Dsquared2 Autumn/Winter 2016 Classic Collection

Dsquared2 Autumn/Winter 2016 Classic Collection

Dsquared2 label has a special line where the gentlemen can find the classic outfits suitable for every formal event. The suits are just incredible.

How to order a Savile Row suit. Interview with Brian Lishak from Richard Anderson

How to order a Savile Row suit. Interview with Brian Lishak from Richard Anderson

'My name is Brian Lishak and I have been working in Savile Row for 60 years and also travelling on behalf of companies in Savile Row for that period of time. What we do here is what is called bespoke, which is made by hand from start to finish...'

Trussardi Spring/Summer 2017 collection - a protagonist of a dandyism

Trussardi Spring/Summer 2017 collection - a protagonist of a dandyism

The point of departure is the art of Ligabue and Vincent Van Gogh, especially the agitated lines and bold strokes they used to portray the clothes of the male figures in their paintings.

David Hart - one of the successful young designers

David Hart - one of the successful young designers

Born and raised in Annapolis, Maryland, David Hart began designing clothing at a young age. At seventeen, he received the Fashion Group International Scholarship Award and moved to New York City to study at the Fashion Institute of Technology. In 2004, he received his BFA in fashion design, with a specialization in evening wear and tailoring.

The Urban Romantic - John Varvatos Spring-Summer 2017 collection

The Urban Romantic - John Varvatos Spring-Summer 2017 collection

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 at MBFW Berlin

IVANMAN Spring-Summer 2017 collection at MBFW Berlin

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.

Brunello Cucinelli Autumn/Winter 2016 collection - time as a feeling

Brunello Cucinelli Autumn/Winter 2016 collection - time as a feeling

Ease, freedom and creativity in a refined contemporary balance. Intense hues that intertwine fine leitmotifs throughout the collection. Patterns play a fundamental role in the dialogue between clothing types.

Hermès Spring-Summer 2017 Men's collection

Hermès Spring-Summer 2017 Men's collection

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.

Missoni Spring/Summer 2017 - the Bohemian suit

Missoni Spring/Summer 2017 - the Bohemian suit

It soars above the rugged Cuchumatanes mountains, skirts the burning mouth of Volcán de Fuego, brushes the turquoise waters of Semuc Champey, glides through the lush Selva Lacandona rainforests and guards the golden Mayan Ruins of Tik’al. In ascent, a visually graphic abstraction of an unfurled terrain.

Suitsupply Spring-Summer 2017 men's suits collection

Suitsupply Spring-Summer 2017 men's suits collection

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.

Bally Spring-Summer 2017 men's fashion collection

Bally Spring-Summer 2017 men's fashion collection

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.

Spring-Summer 2017 runway overview: Directional colors in menswear

Spring-Summer 2017 runway overview: Directional colors in menswear

'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'.

Jil Sander Spring/Summer 2017 - the ombre suit

Jil Sander Spring/Summer 2017 - the ombre suit

The show was a rendition of classic Sander staples, almost archetypal—boxy workwear-inspired blousons, unstructured cotton suits with controlled volumes, dusters of ample near billowy proportions. It looked pared down and practical, a modular wardrobe for the modern zeitgeist. Fabrics were light yet textured; the color palette spanned from luminous hues—pale blues and grays, delicate greens—to sun-bleached, ombré effects that gave an almost “foggy” patina to part of the lineup.

The GUESS Scholars Program - Apply for a full one-year scholarship to attend FIDM

The GUESS Scholars Program - Apply for a full one-year scholarship to attend FIDM

The GUESS Scholars Program is intended to provide financial rewards to future leaders within the fashion industry and empower them to make an impact in their field by supporting their education and talent development.

Popsicle color combinations

Popsicle color combinations

Malan Breton’s Spring/Summer 2017 collection, presented during New York Fashion Week, showcased the designer’s impeccable tailoring and elaborate details that were combined with unconfined, liberated silhouettes. His precision Savile Row cuts were a testament to a newfound direction in menswear styles. Popsicle prints and denim led the way.

Todd Snyder's suits - classics and elegance

Todd Snyder's suits - classics and elegance

Iowa native Todd Snyder makes effortless everyday luxuries for the modern gentleman. Blending Savile Row craftsmanship with a downtown New York aesthetic, the line is relaxed yet refined and always impeccably tailored.

Canali Spring/Summer 2017 collection

Canali Spring/Summer 2017 collection

A new story begins, a page turns. Single threads meet and intertwine, weaving a narrative that grows, building upon itself. A protagonist materializes; a plot unfolds. Motifs appear and recur as markers on a path, leading to an end that is in itself another beginning.

Alexander McQueen Spring/Summer 2017 collection - tailoring is the key

Alexander McQueen Spring/Summer 2017 collection - tailoring is the key

The journey of the menswear collection begins in 1960s swinging London and moves to a dusty exotic world. Traditional, sharply cut Savile Row tailoring in sober shades gradually becomes more exotic and opulent, inspired by India during the Empire period, where the palette and iconography is fully embraced, from safari colours to sun-bleached leopard prints and exotic landscapes to ornate embroideries. Jewellery fit for a Maharaja reference the lavishness of the time and the spirit of the 60s adds a dandified irreverence to the collection.

The Crombie coat

The Crombie coat

The Greatcoat is a traditionally large overcoat, typically made of wool designed for warmth and protection against the elements. It was popular in the 17th century as a military uniform and casual wear for the wealthy, and was issued for inclement weather by many armed forces around the world until the last quarter of the 20th Century.

Joshua Kane Autumn/Winter 2016 collection

Joshua Kane Autumn/Winter 2016 collection

Joshua Kane’s bespoke suits, and indeed the ready-to-wear line and accessories are all proudly designed, tailored, woven, and manufactured in England. Harnessing the rich history of traditional makers such as Joseph H. Clissold for fabric development, Laird & Co for the signature Gostick hat, and Victorian stalwarts James Smith & Sons for their first umbrella collaboration, Joshua has created a label that fuses the elegance of fine luxury tailoring with intelligently considered design details that resonates with the modern, style conscious client.

Michael Bastian Spring/Summer 2017

Michael Bastian Spring/Summer 2017

Michael Bastian is a luxury American menswear designer born in Lyons, New York, a small upstate town near lake Ontario. Upon graduating from Babson college in 1987, he moved to Manhattan, taking his first job as an assistant buyer at Abraham & Strauss. Subsequently taking on roles of increasing acclaim at world-renowned institutions—Sotheby’s, tiffany & co., and Ralph Lauren—Bastian was appointed as men’s fashion director at Bergdorf Goodman in 2000. It was during his five-year tenure there that he was inspired to introduce his eponymous line, Michael Bastian.

The stripes by Joseph Abboud

The stripes by Joseph Abboud

Stripes are back. But, then, they have never really gone away. One of the cornerstones of menswear, stripes have always been prevalent in all categories: suits, sport jackets, shirts, ties, sportswear and in just about every accessory possible such as socks and bags for example. Recently, we have seen menswear dominated by plaids and checks in these same items, but the cycle appears to be changing once again in favor of stripes, yet in a somewhat different way.

Paul Smith Spring/Summer 2017 collection

Paul Smith Spring/Summer 2017 collection

For Spring/Summer 2017 Paul Smith promotes a message of peace and positivity expressed through an optimistic use of colour and print.

Brent Wilson Fall/Winter 2016 collection - the Australian suit

Brent Wilson Fall/Winter 2016 collection - the Australian suit

Brent Wilson’s place has been secured in the Australian fashion industry since the launch of his self-titled menswear range in 2006 at age 26. The designer hasn’t looked back since with many occasions to mark his successful career.

Cesare Attolini Autumn/Winter 2016 collection

Cesare Attolini Autumn/Winter 2016 collection

Attolini is synonymous with Neapolitan tailoring, and their grandfather and father wrote some important chapters in the history of this prestigious school of Italian expert craftsmanship. They represent the third generation of the family and we know that this is a legacy to be cherished, a heritage of skills that they cannot lose, but that, on the contrary, they must continue ceaselessly to enhance.

DUAL CITY COURSE: Polimoda & Cittadellarte-Fondazione Pistoletto

DUAL CITY COURSE: Polimoda & Cittadellarte-Fondazione Pistoletto

In the first two weeks you will have the chance to be part of the Cittadellarte-Fondazione Pistoletto for ten days in which you will experience the most advanced outcomes in the field of art-sustainability-fashion. You will be taken on a journey through the magic of creating clothing from top Italian fabrics, visiting factories and working with the most exclusive fabric producers in the world, and the most trustworthy agency for sustainability in the textile industry. In the second half, in Florence, you will be able to transform this creation into a portfolio, with element of styling and communication.

Spring-Summer 2017 fashion trends: Key colors in menswear

Spring-Summer 2017 fashion trends: Key colors in menswear

Earthy Spice Palette - Classic, rusted shades compliment dense dry handled wovens and supple leathers and imbue sportive performance fabrications with a raw, masculine appeal.

Ermenegildo Zegna Spring-Summer 2017 lookbook

Ermenegildo Zegna Spring-Summer 2017 lookbook

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.

Men's fashion: Z Zegna Spring-Summer 2017 collection

Men's fashion: Z Zegna Spring-Summer 2017 collection

The traveling theme was main part of this collection, balancing between tailoring and sportswear.

New York Fashion Week: Men's - Joseph Abboud Spring-Summer 2017 collection

New York Fashion Week: Men's - Joseph Abboud Spring-Summer 2017 collection

'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'.

New York Fashion Week: Men's - Michael Kors Spring-Summer 2017 collection

New York Fashion Week: Men's - Michael Kors Spring-Summer 2017 collection

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).

Men's suits 2016 fashion trends: Grey suits

Men's suits 2016 fashion trends: Grey suits

Grey - among blue and brown - is another of classic men's suit colors. It's suitable for a variety of occasions and styles.

Ungaro Men Spring-Summer 2017 collection offers a variety of stylish men's suits

Ungaro Men Spring-Summer 2017 collection offers a variety of stylish men's suits

Ungaro's second full men's collection offers a sense of Bohemian elegance for the long Summer nights and hot days.

Balenciaga Spring-Summer 2017 Men's collection

Balenciaga Spring-Summer 2017 Men's collection

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.