Men's Style: Extraordinary Accessories: Finishing Touches

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  • William Kissel

Singular Style. To help their clients dress from head to toe in a comprehensive style, menswear designers are crafting ever-expanding ranges of unique and personalized accessories that complement their suits and sportswear. Many use color, exotic materials, and even elements of whimsy to infuse everything—from neckwear and cuff links to loafers and leather goods—with playful panache.

Photos: Bulgari (800.285.4274, www.bulgari.com) Auto d’Epoca Saglione silk seven-fold necktie featuring classic cars and sporty derbies, $175; Dunhill (866.929.0637, www?.dunhill?.com) train-wheel cuff links with enamel details, made of the original steel from the Flying Scotsman train, $695; Zilli (+33.1.53.23.90.90, www?.zilli.fr) handmade ostrich trolley and carry-on, $34,900; Silvano Lattanzi (212.734.2962, www?.silvanolattanzi.com) Missoni multicolored lizard loafer with horse-bit detail, $18,500 (available only by special order).

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