‘Reviews’ Category

  1. Anatomy and review of Lanvin sneakers


    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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  2. Handmade MHS18 Hairbrush from Kent Brushes


    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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  3. French back boxer shorts from Brooks Brothers


    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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  4. Drake’s of London accessories


    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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  5. Anatomy of the Valstarino jacket


    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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