December 31, 2012

2012's Most Popular Articles



Check out the 12 most popular articles in 2012 for Men's Fashion by Francesco at The Top 12 of 2012.

Meanwhile, I wish you a Happy New Year!

December 30, 2012

The Men of Colonial Williamsburg and Jamestown



As a history lover, I spent this Christmas season enjoying the cuisine, beers, and—yes!—fashion of Colonial Williamsburg and Jamestown.

What impressed me, for the first time, was the extremely radical fashion of the 17th- and 18th-century men—a refreshing enlightenment!

See additional photos and read more at The Vanity of Pre-Revolutionary American Men. 

Photos Copyright Men’s Fashion by Francesco.

December 20, 2012

"Handsome Devils" by G.P.P.R.



Inspired by the well-dressed anti-hero archetype prevalent throughout popular culture,
this Holiday collection seeks to outfit the men who talks fast, dress sharp and walk tall.


Photos & text Copyright G.P.P.R.

December 19, 2012

Horiyoshi III & Tattoo-inspired Styles


The designs of Horiyoshi III, Japan’s undisputed tattoo master, come to life with every twitch and shudder of the skin.

Born Yoshihito Nakano in 1946, Horiyoshi III had his epiphany when confronted with a Yakuza (Japanese gangster) sporting a full body tattoo or “suit” at a public bathhouse as a young boy. Inspired, he visited the studio of his later master, Horiyoshi I, for his own tattoo, and became his apprentice at the age of 25.

Read more, view the video, and see the collection at Horiyoshi III: Tatoos, Skateboarders, and Who’s Jamie?

December 18, 2012

Aneeth Arora: Mixing Paris and London with India


péro‘s menswear is a line of clothing for someone who not only seeks comfort in what he wears but is also willing to incorporate the effortless style of the local people in one’s attire. 

The resulting garment evokes some sense of culture from which it originates, this culture communicates internationally in such a way that the wearer looks equally at ease in the streets of Paris or London, as he does here in India. 

Read the full press release and see the collection at péro Autumn/Winter 2012 Collection.


Photos & text Copyright péro.

December 17, 2012

Teaming with “AI” Marks Wade’s First Design Hire


China’s leading sportswear company, LI-NING Company, and NBA All-Star Dwyane Wade today announced that award-winning footwear and accessory designer Alejandro Ingelmo has been selected as a Creative Consultant for Special Projects for WADE, the new athletic and lifestyle footwear and apparel collection launched in October. 

December 11, 2012

Domingo Rodriguez 2013 Spring/Summer Collection


Domingo Rodriguez showed his SS13 menswear range as part of LCFM, an initiative that brought together London College of Fashion’s most exciting menswear alumni during London Collections Men. 

Watch the video, see the collection and read the press release at Domingo Rodriguez Spring/Summer 2013.

Photos & text Copyright Domingo Rodriguez.

December 10, 2012

Angelo Galasso Autumn/Winter 2012


Angelo Galasso defines Style as  choice and attitude. The perfectly tailored  suits, original details, touch of colour and  accessories are what make a man go beyond  the classic look to achieve effortless elegance.

See the collection and read more at Angelo Galasso, A Rare Quality.

Photo & text Copyright Angelo Galasso.

December 6, 2012

2Wink Rises the Temp to 38 and 40 Degrees!



Iconic Aussie underwear brand 2wink Australia are heating things up in the southern hemisphere by adding two new ranges of swimwear briefs to its summer collection, entitled “40 Degrees & 38 Degrees”.  That’s 104 & 100 Fahrenheit for those in the USA & others.    

Read the press release and see more images at 2wink Australia Launches “40 Degrees & 38 Degrees”.

Photos & text Copyright 2Wink.

December 5, 2012

KRISVANASSCHE Limited SS13


For the Spring-Summer 2013 collection, KRISVANASSCHE is offering a reinterpretation of seven key pieces as part of a limited line.


Photos & text Copyright Kris Van Assche.

December 4, 2012

Julian Zigerli Spring/Summer 2013 Collection



Supersonic sound waves, incredible heights, supernatural speed. Life at the edge and between the elements.

“My Daddy Was a Military Pi lot”isn't just the title of Julian Zigerli's S/S 2013 collection. It is also the truth.

Read more and see the Spring/Summer 2013 collection at Julian Zigerli “My Daddy Was a Military Pilot”.

Photos & text Copyright Julian Zigerli.

December 1, 2012

Hot from the Shores of Canada: Garçon Model



Read more and watch the video at New Line of Men’s Under Garments: Garçon Model.

Garçon Model was launched this year so that men could feel confident and “undress for success.”

Photos Copyright Garçon Model.

Antoine + Stanley



Debuting their men’s footwear range in the UK this Winter, Antoine + Stanley have landed on the scene with a collection of top quality, on-trend, and affordable shoes.

See the collection at Antoine + Stanley Footwear.

Photos & text Copyright Antoine + Stanley.