LEADING INDEPENDENT APPAREL RETAILERS

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Lifestyle Features

Designed to Thrill

A look inside the Maserati Quattroporte Ermenegildo Zegna Limited Edition. BY DAVID A. ROSE Italy is renowned for many fine products: cuisine, wines and luxury fashions instantly come to mind. But high on the list of Italian gems are its exotic sports cars. Ferrari, Lamborghini and Maserati set the bar for fast and exquisitely designed [...]

World Scene

Experience life’s little luxuries. BY DONALD CHARLES RICHARDSON BALLET BECOMES YOU Ballet Hispanico is the foremost Latino dance company in the United States. This dazzling young group of wonderfully talented dancers, with a repertoire of over 100 works, creates a brilliant theatrical experience performed to sold-out audiences in America, Europe and South America. “We combine the artistry, technique and physicality of [...]

Soundtrack of Our Lives

The joys of youth, the magic of music, captured in photographs. BY WAYNE MAIBAUM A recent exhibit at Soho’s Morrison Hotel Gallery, curated by Julian Lennon and showcasing some never-before-seen photographs of The Beatles, reminded me of why we still love them. For 50 years, The Beatles have been credited with social change, from setting fashion trends to spurring [...]

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Fashion Features

Spring ’15 Forecast

BY KAREN ALBERG GROSSMAN We interviewed Sabine Le Chatelier, of Premiere Vision (the world’s leading fabric trade show) for her take on men’s spring fashion. Here’s what to expect when the weather warms up: “According to the top fabric mills, suiting fabrics will have a more casual feel for spring ’15, a trend that will influence all categories of menswear. Fabrics will feature [...]

Pitti Party

STORY AND IMAGES BY WILLIAM BUCKLEY Twice a year, the Tuscan city of Florence, Italy welcomes 1,050 exhibitors and more than 30,000 national and international fashion industry insiders to Pitti Uomo, a trade show like no other. Staged in a 16th-century fortress, Pitti is a place to see and be seen: a promenade affectionately known [...]

Reinventing the Suit

Brunello Cucinelli is changing the way men look, and feel, in a suit. BY KAREN ALBERG GROSSMAN Throughout the ages, men’s clothing designers have tried to create suits that convey both power and comfort, yet too often it’s a trade-off. Power suits are frequently rigid and/or overly structured so the wearer looks uncomfortable; soft suits can lack shape and substance meaning the wearer loses the [...]

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News & Events

Honoring Arlington

A salute to the 150th anniversary of Arlington National Cemetery. BY CALLY JAMIS VENNARE Arlington National Cemetery has a rich legacy as one of our national treasures. It serves as the final resting place for more than 400,000 service members, veterans and their families from all branches of the military. “Although not officially a cemetery until 1864, we have [...]

Rodes Events

September 12 & 13, 2012 at Rodes For Him Measure Up has been producing the finest custom shirts in the industry for over 20 years.  Each one is hand crafted, one at a time here in the U.S.  From basic white to luxurious detailed fabrics, pocket and cuff selections, the options are endless.  Measure Up [...]

Mitchells / Richards / Marshs Events

Greenwich June 1st – Veronica Beard Pre-Fall/Fall Trunk Show June 16th – Mikimoto Trunk Show June 16th – Robin Rotenier Men’s Trunk Show June 16th – Tailor Vintage Selling Day June 23rd – Giorgio Armani Resort Trunk Show

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