Fashion

Hermès (800.441.4488, www.hermes.com ) proves it is more than just an accessories house, with menswear that delivers style and performance. 2nd from Right: Waterproof cashmere trench coat, cashmere...
Canali (212.767.0205, www.canali.it ) remains a must-have for its broad range of fabrics and colors, and practical silhouettes. Far Right: Cashmere bomber jacket with mink collar, $2,995, and cotton...
Brunello Cucinelli (212.813.0900, www.brunellocucinelli.it ) continues to set the standard for luxurious sportswear, be it denim or cashmere. Far left: Cashmere-and-wool peacoat, $4,495, cashmere-and...
Tardini (212.246.0085, www.tardini-accessories.it ) offers one of the best-made alligator dress shoes. The inventive designer even created casual alligator-and-suede sneakers. Far Right: Shiny...
George Cleverley (310.289.0008, www.gjcleverley.com ) creates new shapes and details for his growing collection. 2nd from Right: Reuben antique calf wingtips, $850.
John Lobb’s (212.888.9797, www.johnlobb.com ) new “by request” service offers more custom options. 2nd from Left: Redmire one-buckle leather shoes, $1,660.
Silvano Lattanzi (212.734.2962, www.silvanolattanzi.com ) artistically combines fashion and innovation with old-world craftsmanship. Far Left: Alligator shoes, $14,500.
Olga Berluti is the kind of talented footwear designer who can reinvent the classics simply by changing the materials and finishes. The fourth-generation French shoemaker did just that this year with...
Cesare Attolini (212.246.0085, www.cesareattolininewyork.com ) continues to create unconstructed jackets with a fit like none other. 2nd from Right : Wool flannel windowpane suit, $6,400, tie, $250,...
Kiton ( www.kiton.it ) , a master of handmade suits, offers a more structured, 1960s-style shoulder in its Cipa collection. Far Right : Cashmere-and-cotton suit, $7,295, shirt, $695, tie, $240, scarf...
Tom Ford (212.359.0300, www.tomford.com ) has shaped wider lapels and a looser 1940s styling for fall. 2nd from Left : Silk-and-rayon Micro-Herrington suit, $3,570, shirt, $495, tie, $220, and pocket...
Ralph Lauren had a busy year, to say the least, from opening stores in New York and Paris, to receiving the Chevalier de la Légion d’honneur from French President Nicolas Sarkozy, to presenting...
Ermenegildo Zegna (888.880.3462, www.zegna.com )delved into its archives for rich tweeds and also developed new lighter materials. Far Left : Wool suit, $2,695, shirt, $325, tie, $185, pocket square...
When Charles Hall, the vice president of sales and marketing for Hommage, wants an end-of-week indulgence, he gets the Ultimate Facial at Manhattan’s latest spot for men’s grooming, Hommage Atelier...
Clothing makers have been adding shimmer to their designs for years hoping that trace amounts of real gold, silver, or platinum would ultimately translate to green at retail. The latest entry comes...
When Orlebar Brown launched its tailored swimsuit collection in 2007, its concept was not to create swim shorts, but to design shorts for swimming. Indeed, the London-based company’s stylish,...
When avid pilot Jeff Herold created Scheyden in 2000, his goal was to produce precision eyewear designed to the specific needs of the aviation industry. To that end, he fashioned a series of...
Where do you go to get that $5,000 handmade Cesare Attolini suit to ensure it is cleaned and pressed without losing its shape or the exceptional finish of its cloth? The dilemma has become so common...
Shoe designers Edmundo Castillo and Manuele Bianchi each admit to having more than 500 pairs of footwear—mostly sneakers—taking up space in their respective closets. Still, that didn’t stop either...
Clothing makers have been adding shimmer to their designs for years hoping that trace amounts of real gold, silver, or platinum would ultimately translate to green at retail. The latest entry comes...
Layering on the outerwear may keep you warm and dry in changing weather conditions while navigating the greens, but it’s not always great for the golf swing. In its ongoing effort to create...
British automotive marque Lotus revved up London’s fashion week in February with the debut of Lotus Originals, a casual collection comprising men’s clothing and accessories. By stitching together the...
The 60-year-old company Meurice Garment Care, known for its prowess in cleaning fine clothing, has created an online service to accommodate cleaning orders for ties and scarves. Now, clients of the...
Ermenegildo Zegna’s spring-summer collection features an unexpected array of sleek black, navy, and charcoal pieces that are designed to remain surprisingly cool even in the heat because of the brand...
Sisley, Parisian skincare line known for its use of natural, plant-based ingredients, debuted its first men’s collection. At $265, Sisleÿum for Men is an all-in-one grooming and anti-aging kit that...
The British bespoke shoemaker is known for its custom, handmade shoes, and has more recently expanded with an array of unique leather goods. Its newest introduction was a limited-edition collection...
The family-owned Italian outerwear company Allegri is known for fabric innovations that are functional, waterproof, and lightweight yet luxurious. In fall 2010, for instance, Allegri pioneered Rain...
Venerable British luxury house Alfred Dunhill furnishes the discerning gentleman with tailored suits, clothing and handcrafted leather accessories. Best known for its briefcases, trunks, and other...
“I just wanted to create the perfect high-quality dress shirt,” says Roderick Tung, the 34-year-old cardiologist and designer of the new LA-based brand Tung, whose line of men’s dress shirts are...
British shoemaker Barker Black, established in 1880, recently opened its second U.S. store on North Robertson Boulevard in Los Angeles. The new store’s decor highlights the brand’s heritage with...

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