Fashion

Like ice cubes in a tall summer drink, this season’s brilliant blue accessories refresh any ensemble—along with the wearer’s spirits. Designers fell hard for the hue this spring, crafting a variety...
As this issue of Robb Report went to press, LVMH Moët Hennessy Louis Vuitton—the luxury behemoth that owns such brands as Bulgari, Thomas Pink, and Dom Pérignon—was preparing to host Les Journées...
Tom Ford has been a high-profile designer for more than 20 years. After successfully reinvigorating the house of Gucci in the 1990s, he established his own exclusive brand in 2005. His rigorous...
For more than 40 years, Ralph Lauren has reimagined classic American icons—the range-riding cowboy, the polo-playing Ivy League gentleman—to create this country’s most successful lifestyle brand;...
Whether you plan to hit the beaches of Saint-Tropez or rest poolside in Los Angeles, the swimsuit asserts your summer style both in and out of the water. This season, men’s swimwear brands are...
A fast way to update your spring/summer wardrobe with a shot of personality is to add a bright-colored sport coat. They’re appearing a range of colors, including bright blue, crimson, and yellow; in...
The new Level Shoe District —a 96,000-square-foot shoe store—is just one of Dubai’s emerging design-related hot spots, many of which Robb Report Home & Style recently covered in its May/June...
When Frank Smythson opened his namesake retail shop on London’s Bond Street more than 125 years ago, he advertised it to be a place where customers would be granted attentive, personal service and...
In the mid-1960s, William Gornik worked in the William Morris Agency’s mailroom, where he aspired to move up the company’s ranks. To make ends meet, he took a part-time job cutting hair at the...
The perfumer Roja Dove, who spent more than 20 years working with Guerlain fragrances and on other fragrance projects, unveiled an exclusive collection of signature scents at Bergdorf Goodman this...
Creative director Brendan Mullane’s first collection for Brioni was both trumpeted by the fashion...
Since 1953, when Gucci first released the Horsebit loafer, the shoe has been worn by generations of stylish and famous men—from Clark Gable to Matt Damon—and has even been inducted into the...
Behind the scenes at some of the world’s greatest luxury brands, including Louis Vuitton, Bulgari, Christian Dior, and Berluti, are craftspeople creating leather goods, jewelry, watches, footwear,...
The Parisian eyewear company Lafont has unveiled two adaptations of one of its earliest styles—the Pantos—timed with the much-anticipated release of The Great Gatsby at the Cannes Film Festival on...
Santoni’s antiqued Quebec oxford ($690) and Shipley boot ($795) exhibit the sort of soft patina that usually results from extensive wear and care. Yet the Italian shoemaker spends a painstaking three...
When the checked pattern of the Louis Vuitton Damier Collection ( www.louisvuitton.com ) debuted in 1889 at the World’s Fair in Paris, the squares were brown and beige. The pattern quickly became the...
Once confined to the street, the everyday sneaker has been transformed into a versatile and fashionable shoe that is appearing with more than just casual wear and is even seen as a counterpart to the...
Though most well-dressed men are familiar with such signature Hermès pieces as the brand’s H-shaped belt buckle and elegantly patterned neckties, even the cognoscenti remained unaware of the French...
Will Pace found the inspiration to open Circle Seven Outpost & Provisions ( www.circle7online.com ) in Madison, Miss., while flipping through a Filson catalog in the fall of 2007. He recalls...
When golfers finish their rounds at the Old Course in St. Andrews, they’re greeted by the sight of the Royal and Ancient clubhouse and the red sandstone facade of the former Hamilton Grand hotel that...
This season, other menswear designers merely dabbled in safari style, but Stefano Ricci actually took to the wild. An avid hunter, Ricci spends several weeks each year in Africa, and his experiences...
The latest brand to enter the custom-menswear market is Dior Homme , which has introduced its demi-mesure service at its American flagship store in New York. Dior Homme’s creative director, Kris Van...
William Henry ’s new collection of cuff links are relics for the wrist. The 10 debut styles (priced from $250 to $550) have been fashioned from rare materials like the fossilized tooth of a wooly...
Silhouette’s aviator-style sunglasses ($319) are high-performance gear for the eyes, featuring polarized gray- or brown-tinted lenses to minimize glare and an ultralight titanium frame that conforms...
The latest Fratelli Rossetti yacht shoe, based on a footwear style that company founder Renzo Rossetti introduced in 1970, features a more tapered silhouette.
This season’s leading man stars in a striking period piece that features the dramatic silhouettes, bold Technicolor tones, and irresistible elegance of Hollywood’s heyday. Photo 1/2: Lanvin cotton...
Today’s menswear sports slimmer silhouettes and brighter fabrics, allowing men to dress with confidence and individuality of style. But a well-dressed man demands more from his wardrobe than a...
Maybach is the latest luxury automobile brand to develop sleek leather accessories that echo the car’s distinctive aesthetic. Its first collection of men’s leather goods, priced from $165 for an...
Bally ’s new limited-edition crocodile duffel (price upon request) has a sporty edge, with the brand’s red-and-white-striped emblem hand-painted down the center of the bag. The Swiss-made bags are...

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