Posted on: 25 January 2013 - 12:49pm

Sunday 9 October 2011




The gentleman above is Mr Richard Harvie in whose company I spent a very pleasant Friday morning. For those that don’t know, ...

Posted on: 25 January 2013 - 12:49pm

Saturday 24 September 2011


Owing to a failure of internal monologue I’ve been publically rationalising what my next bespoke suit purchase should be. This is the final posting in this...
Posted on: 25 January 2013 - 12:47pm

Tuesday 23 August 2011

It’s funny how despite being a grown man I still get a slight buzz when returning home to find a parcel on the doorstep -even more so when it’s actually for me...
Posted on: 25 January 2013 - 12:45pm
Beaumont Sunglasses, Classic Specs

I spotted this brand whilst reading Ivy Style, so I can’t claim any credit for finding them. But that doesn’t matter is still a brand worth a mention. 

My favourite types of independent retailer are those that start from the premise that what’s on offer just isn’t good enough, in whatever field. I’m naturally one of those people that can’t help but challenge the status quo,...
Posted on: 24 January 2013 - 1:50pm

Tuesday 9 August 2011




As you may remember from my last posting, I’m considering my next...

Posted on: 24 January 2013 - 1:49pm

Sunday 7 August 2011



I was contacted recently on Facebook by Lloyd Miller’s daughter. She wanted to let me know that her father has finally sold his shop and is now seeing clients by...

Posted on: 24 January 2013 - 1:48pm

Monday 25 July 2011


I opted for the beige

Westie and I happened to be in Shoreditch recently, which provided an opportunity to visit the ...
Posted on: 24 January 2013 - 1:47pm

Thursday 21 July 2011


Having your clothes made is an addictive business. No sooner is one commission finished than you begin to plan the next.
Posted on: 24 January 2013 - 1:45pm

Friday 15 July 2011




Here in London we’re rather spoiled for choice with regard bespoke tailors. So the idea of making an appointment to meet one from abroad may...

Posted on: 24 January 2013 - 1:44pm


Love that picture in the middle

This season I’ve developed a bit of an obsession with the colour turquoise. That’s not a sentence you’ll read very often, and with good cause.