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  1. Quality hygiene from D.R. Harris

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    March 23, 2015 by Ville Raivio

    D.R. Harris is a very English chemist and perfumery that has served the discerning St. James and Mayfair clientele in …
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  2. French back boxer shorts from Brooks Brothers

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    March 21, 2015 by Ville Raivio

    I cannot recall the first time I saw French back boxer shorts, but they were on Brooks Brothers’ webstore and …
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  3. Drake’s of London accessories

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    March 19, 2015 by Ville Raivio

    Drake’s of London is a unique accessories maker founded in, incidentally, London in 1977 by Michael Drake with Jeremy Hull …
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  4. Interview with Athene English from The Great English Outdoors

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    February 28, 2015 by Ville Raivio

    VR: Your age and occupation? AE: I am 59, Leather Worker and Owner of The Great English Outdoors.   VR:¬†Your …
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  5. Skolyx

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    October 8, 2014 by Ville Raivio

    Skolyx, Swedish for shoe luxury, is a Swedish shoe and apparel care webstore. The company was founded by E. Jansson …
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  6. Custom leather goods from GION

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    September 28, 2014 by Ville Raivio

    GION is an artisanal Hungarian leather goods maker founded by Peter Marton in 1979. I discovered the company while searching …
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  7. Rare Shoes for Men

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    September 21, 2014 by Ville Raivio

    Rare Shoes for Men is a German purveyor of rare or rarefied vintage shoes and watches for men. I chanced …
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  8. Anatomy of a Bexley boot

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    August 29, 2014 by Ville Raivio

    France’s own Bexley manufactures shoes with a singular pricing. All pairs cost 139 euros in the company webstore, and a …
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  9. Anatomy of the Valstarino jacket

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    August 21, 2014 by Ville Raivio

    Valstar is an Italian maker with a penchant for outerwear, best known for their A-1 flight jacket version, Valstarino, born …
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  10. Anatomy of a Gagliardi jacket

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    July 31, 2014 by Ville Raivio

    Gagliardi is a family-owned Maltese menswear company born in 1964, run through its parent company Bortex. It was founded by¬†Salvatore …
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