Fashion

As far as men’s outerwear goes, it doesn’t get any more classic than a khaki trench coat. Where did modern trench coats come from? A complete history can be found here , but this short trench coat...
Season after season, Véronique Nichanian—artistic director of men’s clothing and accessories at Hermès ( hermes .com )—delivers designs that are sophisticatedly simple and easy to wear. For spring...
When blue jeans were invented in the 1870s by the Bavarian-born American Levi Strauss, denim was weaved and manufactured using cast-iron shuttle looms, a hefty piece of equipment that continued to be...
The classic bench-made shoe dares to be different this spring, donning an unexpected dash of denim. Some of shoemaking’s top talents have combined fine Italian leather with Japanese selvedge denim to...
Model, designer, and social-media phenomenon Alessandra Ambrosio has made a career of embodying the good life, whether modeling in glossy campaigns for Gucci and Christian Dior or, most famously,...
The new bag, made from prime grade Louisiana alligator, can double as a day bag or document case...
Southern California casual meets high style with this new collection of sunglasses, pairing the refined, quality-driven aesthetics of Montreal’s Want Les Essentiels with the 5-year-old Garrett Leight...
The spring season brings with it the prospect of new beginnings and a fresh wardrobe, so we asked Saks Fifth Avenue’s Eric Jennings , the retailer’s vice president and fashion director (and highly...
Established in 1895, Berluti has been making iconic shoes and accessories for well over a century. The brand recently debuted a duo of travel accessories for connoisseurs who want to travel in style...
Bianca Mosca's new bags are made from Taurillon leather and fitted with palladium-coated hardware...
When adventure beckons, savvy travelers know not to hesitate. And in order to jet off to alluring destinations at a moment’s notice, adventurers will need easy-to-tote luggage. British fine-luggage...
Louis Vuitton’s America’s Cup collection suits sailors and landlubbers alike. You don’t have to be a sailing pro to wear the new America’s Cup apparel and accessories from Louis Vuitton. As the...
Have you ever wanted a behind-the-scenes tour of a bespoke shoe shop? Have you ever wondered what a typical day looks like for your tailor? If so, you will not want to miss out on LVMH Moët Hennessy...
From 1929, G. Lorenzi ( lorenzi.it ) was the source in Milan for exquisite men’s accessories and cutlery artfully handcrafted from such rare materials as horn and ebony. But in 2014, much to the...
Shoppers browse three floors of Massimo Piombo’s colorful and boldly patterned clothing at the recently opened MP Massimo Piombo store ( mpmassimopiombo .com ) in Milan. “We mix colors and styles as...
“I believe in the jacket as the most essential part of a guy’s wardrobe, probably next to his jeans,” says Jeffrey Rüdes ( jeffreyrudes.com ), who established his eponymous Los Angeles–based fashion...
The latest sunglasses present a variety of shapes, sizes, and lenses that promise to satisfy any mood or personality. Among the season’s hottest styles (clockwise from top) are Bottega Veneta...
Once you have the car of your dreams, you need the proper driving accessories—from shoes to sunglasses—to enhance your behind-the-wheel style and comfort. The following items are designed to improve...
These days, with the resurgence of classic menswear and, with it, a lessening of the stigma of being a well-dressed man, three-piece suits have made a notably strong comeback. No longer just for...
The search for the perfect shoes may seem endless, but according to Steven Taffel —founder and owner of Leffot , the celebrated multi-brand men’s shoe store in Manhattan’s West Village—there is a key...
Fashionable French eyeglasses maker Lafont unveils its spring men's collection...
A conversation with the Italian entrepreneur, outdoorsman, and philanthropist. When Remo Ruffini purchased the French skiwear brand Moncler in 2003, he moved the company’s headquarters to Milan, a...
March is notoriously trench coat season for much for the Northern Hemisphere. The 160-year-old British luxury fashion house Burberry, whose name is synonymous with the trench coat, has just updated...
Reminiscent of beautiful Florentine frescoes, the season’s Italian fashions have been styled from a painterly palette. Together they create an arresting tableau of relaxed tailored-clothing ensembles...
Expertly crafted clothing is still the pride of Naples, thanks to the city’s top tailors, who are bolstering the tried-and-true Neapolitan style. In the 1930s, a jacket made waves in the coastal city...
In 2006, twin brothers Byron and Dexter Peart cofounded Want Les Essentiels , a leather-accessories brand with the goal to create functional, fashionable designs for men’s totes, briefcases, luggage...
Each year, tens of millions of spectators around the globe tune in to the Oscars to see who takes home the coveted awards and, almost as importantly, what the ceremony’s distinguished guests choose...
Two new pieces from Giorgio Armani ( armani.com )—a crocodile document case (foreground, $31,075) and a leather Boston bag ($2,325)—embody the Milan-based design house’s restrained aesthetic...
Functionality, performance, comfort—these are the underpinnings of the new spring sportswear lineup from Ermenegildo Zegna ( zegna.com ). “This collection responds to the needs of today’s young...
The English poet John Keats coined a term, “negative capability,” that aptly applies to the peculiarly Italian brand of genius we celebrate from cover to cover in this month’s special issue. This...

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