Summer and stripes seem to go together perfectly. Is it stripy deckchairs on the beach, Breton sailor's jumpers, seaside rock (candy), rowing and cricket blazers, or maybe the striped awnings of summer marquees that form the association? Certainly there is a strong link to the sea, making stripes perfect for holiday and casual wear. [Links to suppliers at end of this feature]
Jun 24 2022
It's the stories behind some wristwatches that draws enthusiasts. While I no longer collect watches with any great seriousness, it was the sixties Omega Speedmaster Professional, the watch that was worn on the Moon, that started my love for timepieces with history. But there was a Swiss watch, recently revived by
May 30 2022
This is the last of the current chapter of Masters of Style (and I apologise that it's a week overdue). The range of style influences covered by this series so far has been satisfyingly diverse, covering most quarters of the globe, and also eclectic, ranging from vintage workwear through American preppy to dapper bespoke tailoring.
May 08 2022
Two British watch collaborations within one week is a rare event and symptomatic of the steady revival of the once-great British watch industry. Coinciding with the launch of the Fears-Garrick watch (featured here) comes a timepiece from
May 03 2022