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  1. Anatomy of a Kiton shirt

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    May 7, 2018 by Ville Raivio

    “ll meglio del meglio più uno“ or The best of the best +1 is the slogan of Kiton, that Neapolitan tailoring factory …
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  2. Anatomy of an Isaia shirt

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    July 12, 2017 by Ville Raivio

    The Neapolitan tailoring factory of Isaia was founded in 1957 by the eponymous brothers Corrado, Enrico and Rosario. They moved their …
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  3. Anatomy of a vintage Brooks Brothers button-down shirt

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    March 5, 2017 by Ville Raivio

    Those in the know also know that Brooks Brothers used to make “The” button-down shirt, as was good and proper …
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  4. Anatomy and review of Lanvin sneakers

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    July 2, 2016 by Ville Raivio

    Lanvin has a claim for being the oldest fashion house still up and running. The story goes that one Jeanne …
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  5. Handmade MHS18 Hairbrush from Kent Brushes

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    April 5, 2015 by Ville Raivio

    I blame that Roetzel guy. Ever since reading his Gentleman book in my impressionable youth, I haven’t shaken off the …
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