Not Just for Soldiers: Military Dog Tags in Civilian Life
Ogling at military dog tags, you might think they're only for soldiers. But did you know that they have practical uses in civilian life too? These metal identification tags have been around since the Civil War. Their durability and legibility make them useful beyond the battlefield.
How Fashion Reflects Personality in Gaming
Lots of gamers are paying increased attention to their looks and clothing when playing games. This is a relatively new trend that involves a growing number of avid players. In gaming, fashion has become an important means for players to express their personality and identity within the virtual world. Just like in the real world, clothing and accessories can communicate different styles, interests, and attitudes.
The Impact of Graphic Tees on Self-Expression and Individuality
Graphic tees have been a staple in fashion for decades, offering a fun and creative way to express oneself. From bold designs to graphic prints and statement-making slogans, graphic tees provide a unique platform for individuals to showcase their personalities and interests.
How to choose the perfect gift
Choosing the right gift for a beloved man is not an easy task. Sooner or later everyone runs out of ideas. For this reason, it is advisable to take advantage of universal and always appropriate options. Let's consider exactly what products are always a good gift idea for a beloved man.
Why Personalized Bags Have Become A Trend In The Fashion Scene
The bag a person wears mirrors their qualities and goals. It is also a way you can express yourself as it acts as an important marker of style. However, in the modern world, personalized bags are becoming more functional than before. It is why the item is trending in the fashion scene.
David Gharibyan: Actor, model and media personality
Armenian-American actor, model, and media personality David (Davit) Gharibyan chatted with Digital Journal's Markos Papadatos about his career and his future plans.
4 Ways You Can Put Your Own Flare into Your Clothing
Do you have a personal style? It’s your unique way of expression that applies to any art form. It can be with writing, painting, architecture, and more. That also applies to the clothes and accessories you wear as a reflection of your personality. Add a bit more of yourself into your wardrobe. There are ways to do it without having to max out your credit card.
Sumissura presents a customized approach to fashion
Since first being opened in 2013, Sumissura has managed to become an e-commerce leader for tailored clothing. The brand's approach to fashion is one that pursues a variety of customization options, aiming to provide women with garment pieces that fit them perfectly.
Diamond Pendants: A Lifetime of Euphoria and Heartthrob for All Women
If you’re someone who likes to make a statement whenever you’re putting on a piece of jewelry, then wearing a diamond pendant should be your go-to piece. Also, a diamond pendant is always considered sophisticated and classy.
Scabal Spring/Summer 2019 collection
Scabal presents a collection of sartorially designed pieces ideal for smart days and relaxed nights. Fabrics are light, breathable and packable for the man on the move. While colours reflect the best of the season, classic whites, beiges and navy sit alongside a variety of brighter summer jacket options with fabrics ranging from fine cottons to the softest of summer cashmere.
12 products you can personalize today. Make your own...
Currently a big trend in fashion is personalization. Creating custom clothes and accessories for you and your family is fun. You will be surprised that nowadays you can personalize almost every product. If you like to draw, to take photos and to create, you can make your own unique dresses, suits, toys and accessories. In this way you can have products in your favourite colors and styles without having to search for them. You can even create the same mother and daughter dresses, or father and son suits and become the next stars in social media, or use the same drawing or photo to create matching clothes and accessories for you or as original presents for your family and friends. Take a look at some sites that offer you different personalized products:
French bespoke suits by Kees Van Beers
Кees Van Beers, master tailor for four generations, combines the tradition of tailoring with the exclusive know-how of high fashion (haute-couture) by creating the patterns of clothes for Bespoke Tailoring and Custom Tailoring.
Semi-bespoke suits by Regent Tailoring
Regent offer a semi-bespoke tailoring service. A semi-bespoke service, which is frequently referred to as made-to-measure, yields results that are just as good as a fully bespoke tailor, but at a fraction of the cost and with far fewer fittings after the customer's measurements have been taken.
Henry A. Davidsen Master Tailors & Image Consultants - finest custom clothing
Henry A. Davidsen aim to provide you with a collection of perfectly fitting and classically fashionable garments through personalized service unmatched in any traditional retail environment. They source top quality fabrics and trimmings from around the globe. In today’s value conscious moment, they find that the luxury of custom is in many cases MORE affordable than items off the rack.
Ermenegildo Zegna Spring/Summer 2018 collection
In his debut Summer collection, Artistic Director Alessandro Sartori illustrates the exploration of personal conscious and sub-conscious fantasies. Outdoor life unexpectedly meets the indoor throughout a fresh summery breeze which pervades the fluidity of fabrics and delicate silhouettes enlightened by a blaze of colors.
Research grant for high temperature resistant nonwovens
Finest fibers (> 1 µm) open new applications in the areas of personal protective textiles, hot gas fine dust filtration, battery separators and fuel cell membranes. Currently production plants are limited in terms of temperature and pressure.
Pieter Petros - bespoke suits with Belgian origin
Working to reach my goal, Pieter Petros have started with what he is most passionate about, i.e., designing suits. These suits are like no other, for the reason them being 100% natural and completely personalised. Which undoubtedly takes the confidence level of the individual a notch higher.
Japanese made-to-measure and bespoke shoes by Hiro Yanagimachi
What determines whether you can make beautiful shoes is not your hands or fingers but the spirit that guides your hands and fingers. And the thing that supports this spirit is the feeling the customer will have for the shoes. What is essential is invisible to the eye. Remember that the things that make a shoe truly shine are what comes before it is made and what comes after it is made.
Best dressed men at CFDA Awards 2017
Each June, the international fashion community honors the best and brightest in American design at the CFDA Fashion Awards. Founded in 1981, they are the highest honor in fashion and recognize the outstanding contributions made to American fashion in womenswear, menswear, and accessories as well as journalism, creative vision, personal style, and lifetime achievement.
Star Burleigh - Mexican born stylist
Star was born in Veracruz, Mexico and moved to the United States at the age of four. From a very young age, Star developed a love and passion for the arts. She spent her childhood in art lessons where she focused on painting, photography, sculpting, and sketching. During her teen years she became obsessed with fashion and like any kid growing up in Los Angeles, a dream of one day working for Hollywood.
Bespoke suits by Manglani from Helsinki
For over 25 years, Manglani have traveled across the world in our quest for Quality. During this period they have sourced some exceptional articles and discovered that exceptional products are not made by chance but are a result of a passion to excel.
American bespoke suits by Barakat Bespoke
Barakat Bespoke is the ultimate boutique for gentlemen that offers custom clothing and meticulously chosen ready to wear. They combine classic style and contemporary style with a hint of boldness. The store features menswear, grooming products, jewelry, and accessories. Clients will have the opportunity to fully customize their very own bespoke line of suits and accessories personalized with their own name.
Bespoke men's suit tailors in Rome
The Italian suit is a symbol of style and craftsmanship. When you hear the word "tailor", the first thing that comes in mind is Italy. We selected for you the best bespoke suit tailors in Rome. They are famous with the masterpieces they sew and most of their clients believe in their hands.
Aaron Marino - male image consultant and men's style expert
In 2006, Aaron Marino started a men’s image consulting firm, alpha m. Image Consulting, to help average men with simple common sense advice; aimed to enhance their image, style, grooming, fashion and most importantly their confidence. Aaron Marino has been featured in countless publications, as well as guest appearances on various television and radio programs, both locally, as well as nationally.
Massimo Roma - Italian Custom Clothier in Miami
With over a decade of experience in formal menswear, Massimo Roma has served gentlemen from all over the world and is now dedicating himself exclusively to the South Florida crowd.
Italian Tailored Suits and Shirts by Enrico Monti - Your Best Made to Measure Experience
Enrico Monti specialises in creating Tailored Suits and Shirts, paying particular attention to the quality of entirely Italian craftmanship. In 1911 Bruno Monti (Enrico Monti’s grandfather) created Tessitura Monti, a historical fabric company for Shirts.
English bespoke suits by Gresham Blake
Gresham Blake are a design led tailoring business with over fifteen years experience, combining traditional skills with modern techniques. By listening closely to their client’s needs and requirements they are able to design and create something truly personal to them.
Australian bespoke and made-to-measure suits by John Ferrigamo
John Ferrigamo Custom is a world class Hi Fashion Bespoke, Made To Measure and Shirt Maker, providing the highest standards in garment and shirtmaking along with the luxury of personalization.
Personal tailoring by Massimo Dutti
There are two adjectives that describe the new aesthetic code that is taking over amongst urban gentlemen. Thus it has been dictated by the catwalks and thus it has been reinterpreted by firms such as Massimo Dutti, which in its new Personal Tailoring Collection has found inspiration in a vanguard and more light-hearted casual version of the classic executive look. A new post-modern Dandy, capable of beautifully and rigorously combining concepts such as casual and vanguard with savoir faire and the clear-cut elegance that the strictest codes of the sartorial world dictate.
Celebrities' style: Jimmy Fallon
James Thomas "Jimmy" Fallon is an American comedian, television host, actor, singer, writer and producer, best known for his work on Saturday Night Live and as the host of late-night talk show The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon.
6 reasons to choose a Jaeger made-to-measure suit
To celebrate the launch of their new premium tailoring service at Regent Street store, Jaeger reveal what makes their Made to Measure suits a cut above.
The Travelling Tailor
The advantage of working with traveling tailors rather than shopping online is that they provide a personal service to their customers, give them an opportunity to see the fabric samples and meet the tailor in person.
One suit design in three different colors
Famous pianist Glenn Gould, who has passed away happily while making music on his Steinway, always ordered a dozen of one model suits, shirts, shoes, etc. This is a very luxurious version of personality.
Bryshere Gray - the young generation knows that Black is not in fashion
Bryshere Y. Gray, a.k.a Yazz The Greatest is a 22-year-old American rapper and actor, best known for his role as Hakeem Lyon in the Fox primetime musical drama television series Empire. He is the perfect example how a man could be elegant and in the same time not boring at all by using his (stylists') imagination to interpret the formalwear's requirements.
Highcliffe Clothiers - Modern tailors of tradition
Men's suits, shirts, jackets, trousers, footwear, cufflinks, sock garters, collar bars and ties - everything the stylish gentleman needs could be found at Highcliffe.
S.I.C. Tess Spring-Summer 2017 Shirt fabrics collection
A fair and refined personality - this is the distinctive feature of the company's Spring-Summer 2017 Collection. Looking at the male total look, where the suit is still acting the main role with its tartan fabrics and sophisticated designs distinguishing the style of the contemporary man, the shirt element becomes an accessory without loosing the basic importance.
Marian Manciu: With a stylish outfit, a man makes a good impression
Marian Manciu is a blogger, personal and fashion stylist, image consultant, based in Italy. He has an interesting dressing style and is an example of a stylish gentleman.
Heiko Maas - the German Justice Minister's style
Having in mind that he is a German (and we know how serious and orderly they are), I think that his style is not too conservative. Heiko Maas meets the requirements of the formal dress code, but in a pretty elegant way with a hint of a personality statement.
Celebrities' style: Mark Ronson
Mark Daniel Ronson is an English musician, DJ, singer, and record producer, famous not only for his talent, but also for his great taste. He always chooses interesting, eye-catching outfits for his Red carper appearances and we think that his style has developed during the years...
The made-to-measure suit can be completely customized
If you are not fully acquainted what a made-to-measure men's suit is, this article will give you a better idea why you need a made-to-measure suit. Apart from the fact that a made-to-measure suit will fit you perfectly, you should know that you can have a completely unique suit made completely by your request and not available in any store around the world. Here is a list of things you can change in a made-to-measure suit...
Montblanc cufflinks - strive for perfection
In days gone by, people believed that if a person touched an object, that object would form a bond with a part of their soul. Today, such a thought seems almost absurd ... Until you enter the realm of Montblanc´s master craftsmen. We chose to show you the cufflinks of Montblanc - different and stylish.
Get one step closer to the perfect suit with your Personal stylist
You know for sure that the men's suit is the best choice (especially made of wool) only if it fits perfectly. So, how can you achieve it? One of the options is to use the services of a Personal stylist.
Dutch fashion: Daily Paper
Daily Paper is an Amsterdam-based menswear label, founded in 2010. It's founder is with African origin and has a passion for contemporary fashion. Brand's collections are affected by different African cultures, but interpreted in a modern way.
Vivienne Westwood Red Label Fall-Winter 2015/2016 collection
Much like Vivienne, the Red Label girl was born in the country and moved with her family to London when she was 17. She knows the names of all the trees and she's always been a reader. Since she's been in London she's gone to the museums all the time. She's an art lover and she really thinks culture is very, very important.
Jennifer Lopez with an Autumn-Winter 2015/2016 jewelry collection
'The main idea of the collection is to offer you 'endless options'. It is a stimulus for creating your own unique combinations for every occasion. Everyone has their own unique sense of style and they are a reflection of our personality. With this collection you can express your personality through our bracelets and charms. That's what's so fun about my Endless collection. Whatever you dress up or down, you can match the style with whatever you are wearing - and have fun with it'.
Menswear: Made-to-measure service by Giorgio Armani
Actors Matt Bomer ('White Collar'), Dan Stevens ('Downton Abbey') and Chen Kun ('Love story in Shanghai') shot a black-and-white photo session in New York, USA, with photographer John Balsom, for the presentation of Giorgio Armani's made-to-measure menswear service. The campaign shows the link between the luxury Italian brand and the world of television.
Pharrell Williams - the 2015 CFDA Fashion Icon Award winner
The Council of Fashion Designers of America (CFDA) has announced that the famous R&B singer Pharrell Williams will be honored with the 2015 CFDA Fashion Icon Award on June 1 at the Lincoln Center in New York City, USA.
Ermenegildo Zegna with made-to-measure interiors for Maserati
As the marque enjoys new heights of modern day success, Maserati continues to innovate and further establish itself as a global luxury automotive player with an expanded product line on the horizon. In fact, the 2015 Ghibli was just named Most Popular on Edmunds.com awards. This growth is further underscored by the strengthening of its all-Italian partnership with one of world's leading fashion designers and authority of 'Made in Italy' excellence, Ermenegildo Zegna, the maison of Trivero, Italy.
Top 10 made-to-order fashion products
Made-to-order is a production approach where items are not manufactured until a confirmed order is received - nowadays this system is getting more and more popular, because it saves money, time, space and worries to the manufacturers and fashion retailers and gives customers the feeling of uniqueness. Today, we are going to present you 10 made-to-order fashion products, which offer high quality and personalisation...
British rapper Tinie Tempah has created a bespoke men's suit
Patrick Chukwuemeka Okogwu, better known by his stage name Tinie Tempah, with the help of the Museum of London and Savile Row tailors, Norton & Sons - has designed a gray with accents of blue and gold running through it, Sherlock Holmes inspired, three-piece tweed bespoke suit to wear at the bi-annual menswear shows that start this Friday (January 9, 2015).
Made-to-measure suits by Brook Brothers offered in Australia
The American clothing brand Brook Brothers launched in Australia earlier this year. The popular menswear brand, which has almost 200 years of history, now offers high quality made-to-measure men's suits at an affordable prices to even more customers.
Hand knitted poufs, toys, swimwear and accessories by Cotton Pouf
Cotton Pouf is a Bulgarian company, which produces hand knitted pouf furnishings, accessories for your home, personal fashion items for ladies.
Our closets are windows into our internal selves - an interview with Dr. Jennifer Baumgartner about our inside out connection with clothing
Today we are going to present you Dr. Jennifer Baumgartner (Dr. B) - a psychologist who analyzes dress behaviors + trends. She runs her wardrobe consulting business, InsideOut, and specializes in the treatment of mood, anxiety, substance and eating disorders. She works with popular media outlets, including radio, print, and television, offering information to improve wellness.
Try to get beyond the visual - An interview about the psychology of fashion with Dr. Karen Pine, Psychologist & Professor of Fashion
Today we are going to present you Dr. Karen Pine - a renowned psychologist from the University of Hertfordshire and a Professor in the Fashion Department of Istanbul Bilgi University. She speaks, writes about and researches topics designed to help people live better, happier and more fulfilling lives.
'Pure' by MadRubb
MADRUBB presents its PURE collection, a proposal based on the essence of feelings, dedicated to an extremely strong and delicate woman at the same time.
PURE is inspired in every detail of the female personality, in the daily moments in different personal states and emotions: pleasure, desire, despair, excitement, sensuality... without falling into the explicit, vulgar or in the daily routine.
Men's suits at the Oscars 2014 - black or not?
Yes, we should admit that Leonardo DiCaprio looks great in his Giorgio Armani Made to Measure black one-button lape three-piece tuxedo at the Oscars 2014. He looks elegant, stylish and classy.
But let's take a look at the celebrities who were braver and chose other colors for their suits and you decide if they were right to do it...
Fashion designers, Say 'No' to black business suits
The classic men's suit is most wanted for corporate and formal wear. Huge amounts of garments are sewn in black, gray and blue and this makes male's style in offices extremely unattractive and impersonal. The 'fashion' element is actually missing.
The main reason for this is that stores offer limited variations of models because of the huge variety of sizes, which manufacturers should produce to fit the different characteristics of the male body.
Interview with Gyula Szabó - menswear designer from Hungary
Gyula Szabó is a menswear fashion designer.
Hisoriginal qualification was electrician. He started makingclothes for himself in his twenties. A few years later, he changed his profession and became a garment industrial engineer.
He has worked as a pattern maker.
Canali in Hong Kong
Made-to-measure (MTM) and personalisation are the new luxury according to Elisabetta Canali, granddaughter of the founder of Italy's finest suit maker. But she definitely sees the rising trend for MTM in menswear as a way of asserting individuality and standing out from the crowd. Canali is keen to stress that its MTM service is different, something that is very much a collaborative process between the customer and the tailor.
Esquire created atlas with the sexiest women in the world
The men’s magazine Esquire prepared a world atlas with the most beautiful and sexy women in the world. It featured beauties from 195 countries.
The Atlas of the sexiest women alive, according to American publication entitled literally, from princesses to include models, singers, showgirls, dancers, athletes, writers, journalists, wives of presidents, misses, first etc etc ministers and deputies.
IT'S MY TIME - Benetton launches the global interactive multimedia campaign
Benetton launches the first worldwide casting session to find the personal styles of young people and their vision of the future.
The winners will appear in the United Colors of Benetton product campaign for autumn-winter 2010/2011.
The ball starts rolling in February with a worldwide periodical-press campaign. Young people are invited to attend a global casting session and illustrate their style and personality – the things that make them unique – through videos and photographs, which can be uploaded at will and free of charge at www.benetton.com/casting and through a special YouTube page.
A Porsche collection of watches at auction
49 clocks from the personal collection of Professor Ferdinand Porsche will be offered for sale by auction house Bonhams.
The proposed collection has watchmaking articles by Eterna, Porsche Design, Rolex, Panerai, Jaeger LeCoultre, Breitling, Chronoswiss, Omega and others.
The experts advised to pay particular attention to the unique models of Eterna and Porsche Design, which were created especially for the famous family.
Interview with David Roubach, founder of Balena, a material science company aiming to transform the fashion industry
Where to produce quality men's suits in Eastern Europe - made-to-measure suits, ready-to-wear suits and CMT