Tag Archives: Menswear

Cuff-links Fall 2013

6 innovative designers re-invent the men's accessory staple

CJ Dellatore Richard King Cufflinks

 Richard King ‘WhatToBuyNext.com’

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noun (usu. cuff-links) – a device for fastening together the sides of a shirt cuff, often decorative.

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A few weeks ago I received an email from a designer named Richard King, who specializes in cuff-links.  I investigated his website and discovered he crafts his cuff-links from vintage time piece guts.  He calls them ‘Time Tailored’, and I think they are true works of art.

And so now that polo shirt season is ending, I decided to research other designers who are creating stylish and unusual cuff-links.  I found 6 in total that are producing sets that any design professional will covet.

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London Calling

the best of the menswear collections for fall / winter 2013

Alexander McQueenAlexander McQueen

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Last week London Fashion Week kicked off the Fall 2013 men’s collections with a bang.  I have always loved the British street style, as well as the ultra classic styling of a tailored made suit from one of London’s famed Savile Row ateliers.  The collections, as a rule, did not disappoint.

I’ve picked 4 top designers to highlight, and give you here a brief review of what I think you will see  hanging in the top designer shops around the globe, as well as featured in the best men’s fashion magazines.

The trends were varied, from ‘Napal Chic’ to ‘Gangster Stripes’.  There were lots of effortless dressing options from easy fitted waist jackets and overcoats to colors ranging from creme to bright sunset orange.

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