RSS Feed

‘Italian Style’ Category

  1. Baldesar Castiglione’s definition of sprezzatura

    0

    September 29, 2015 by Ville Raivio

    “Therefore, whoever would be a good pupil must not only do things well, but must always make every effort to …
    keep reading


  2. Om Malik’s interview with Brunello Cucinelli

    0

    May 13, 2015 by Ville Raivio

    Om Malik, an American IT-journalist, has shared a wonderfully thorough interview with Brunello Cucinelli. The text has BC elaborating on …
    keep reading


  3. A history of unstructured jackets

    0

    August 5, 2014 by Ville Raivio

    Sometimes a name really is an omen. Unstructured jackets, as the term implies, are odd jackets, suit jackets or top-layer …
    keep reading


  4. Weaving Casentino cloth

    0

    March 25, 2014 by Ville Raivio

    Closed captions not available for the unitalianinitiated.  


  5. The first men’s runway show ever by Brioni in 1952

    0

    February 24, 2014 by Ville Raivio

    Brioni made history in 1952 by holding the first ever runway show for men’s clothing in Palazzo Pitti’s Sala Bianca. …
    keep reading


  6. Yasuto Kamoshita with Antonio Liverano

    0

    January 28, 2014 by Ville Raivio


  7. Gabriele d’Annunzio’s Naughty Wardrobe

    0

    October 13, 2013 by Ville Raivio

    Two years ago, GQ Italia shared a coverage and peek into the exhibition of Gabriele d’Annunzio’s unimpeachably naughty wardrobe. The …
    keep reading


  8. Interview with Luca Giusto from Giusto Bespoke

    0

    October 11, 2013 by Ville Raivio

    VR: Your age and occupation? LG: I’m 41 and I’m the founder and owner of Giusto Bespoke.   VR: Your …
    keep reading


  9. Neapolitan Shoulder Explained

    1

    October 8, 2013 by Ville Raivio

    A few years ago, Luca’s turquoise eyes and grinning face wasn’t spread all over the Internet to become the meme …
    keep reading


  10. Monocle Interview with Gildo Zegna

    0

    October 5, 2013 by Ville Raivio

    ‘Editor-in-chief Tyler Brûlé welcomes Gildo Zegna, CEO of supreme Italian menswear brand Ermenegildo Zegna, to the Monocle HQ in London …
    keep reading











Only a beautiful life is worth living.


"If John Bull turns around to look at you, you are not well dressed; but either too stiff, too tight, or too fashionable".
~ Beau Brummell