‘Quality makers’ Category

  1. Bookster: Made to Measure Clothing


    January 18, 2020 by Ville Raivio

    Bookster is an English company, founded by Michele and Peter King in 2007, dealing with men’s made to measure clothing. …
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  2. An Interview with Tailor Alan Cannon Jones


    January 5, 2020 by Ville Raivio

    VR: Your age and occupation? ACJ: Age 72 years. Occupation: Citizen and Merchant Taylor of London. My career has been …
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  3. Pediwear and Anatomy of Carlos Santos Shoes


    October 23, 2019 by Ville Raivio

    Carlos Santos is a Portuguese shoe factory that was founded in 1942. Santos himself began the gentle craft of shoemaking, …
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  4. At the Enzo Bonafé Factory


    September 21, 2019 by Ville Raivio

  5. Anatomy of a Kamakura Shirt


    August 9, 2019 by Ville Raivio

    Kamakura is a Japanese shirtmaker founded in 1993 by husband and wife Yoshio and Tamiko Sadasue. They began as a …
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"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