Monthly Archives: May 2013

Summer fabric in the shoes / Tessuto estivo nelle scarpe

The twill cotton is formally wearing this shoes: the Piccadilly loafer of Edward Green is just a confirm that the Northampton based Company is the most classic in men’s shoes. We talked about linen and seersucker and we cannot mention … Continue reading

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Seersucker: a summer icon fabric / un tessuto per l’estate

Seersucker is a lightweight fabric used widely in summer fashions.

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Book Review: Fibre, tessuti e moda -Storia,produzione, degrado e conservazione

Ci capita tra le mani, nel nostro vagabondare in una storica libreria italiana, questo libro.

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Irish Linen Part II: Baird McNutt Factory Visit / Una visita all'azienda Baird Mcnutt produttori di lino

For many people the football or soccer is not something that is really interesting. There is a funny and curious story about football and linen:

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Irish Linen: a truly organic fabric / Lino Irlandese un tessuto veramente naturale.Part I

In the summer the gentleman should wear linen. In the today world of fashion, different of the classic world of clothes, the linen is considered not good because it makes wrinkles and of course in the today world of apparel … Continue reading

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Book Review: Tommaso Di Benedetto / A proposito di eleganza, Una guida allo Stile Maschile

This book at the moment is published only in italian unfortunately; it is a good source for going deeply in the world of clothes. Many and appropriated the images.

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Tartan Trews and the Dinner Jacket / I Pantaloni in tartan e la Giacca da smoking

Having a no end wardrobe, especially if correctly created where to display all the patterns and all the fabrics of the classic world of male clothes is a great thing.

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Thoughts / Pensieri

I am quite aware that I shall annoy some people by my insistence on correctness based on tradition in the choice of certain articles of clothing; that I shall be called a snob and out of date. My reply again … Continue reading

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Safari Jacket: Anna Matuozzo's version / La Sahariana secondo Anna Matuozzo

Visiting Anna Matuozzo’s place in Napoli is always a pleasure and, as a british would say, it is a treat!

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The Great Gatsby: is still written by the same author? / Il Grande Gatsby è sempre scritto dallo stesso autore?

Apparently not! Sooner the majority will remember the brands behind the scene and not the real author that imaginated all in a book.

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