Linkroll: Sapeurs, Princeton, Silk…

• The surprising sartorial culture Of Congolese ‘Sapeurs’. (npr.org)

• Princeton Wardrobe, ca. 1936 (ivorytowerstyle.tumblr.com)

• Raw silk explained. (dieworkwear.com)

• The Phitwell: a jacket for the modern man. (therakeonline.com)

• Anderson & Sheppard DB jacket. (permanentstyle.co.uk)

• Smell like the Great Gatsby. (thetweedpig.com)

• Clothing origins are starting to matter. (nytimes.com)

• Gustin denim. (fromsqualortoballer.com)

• The briefcase should be brown. (the-journal-of-style.com)

• Myth busting of raw selvedge denim. (putthison.com: part 1, part 2)

• The J. Press brochure, fall & winter, 1961. (muffyaldrich.com)

• Clueless “style icons.” (uptowndandy.blogspot.com)

• A long list of short reviews of suit makers. (dirnelli.tumblr.com)

 

Linkroll: Nantucket Reds, Flusser, Prince Charles…

• It’s put up or shut up with Nantucket reds. (ivy-style.com)

• If it weren’t for Flusser… (asuitablewardrobe.dynend.com)

• Details that make Prince Charles impeccably dressed. (the-shoe-aristocat.blogspot.com)

• A great suit is like a great dinner. (ivorytowerstyle.tumblr.com)

• Suitsupply opens In Philadelphia. (thefineyounggentleman.com)

• Gieves & Hawkes bespoke. (permanentstyle.co.uk)

• Ralph Lauren s/s 2013 outfits. (gentlemansgazette.com)

• Remembering Rugby through the “uniform”. (wax-wane.com)

• A visit to Sid Mashburn. (maxminimus.blogspot.com)

• Yay or nay: three-button sport coat. (mistermidwester.blogspot.com)

• Made-to-measure tailoring is on a roll. (ft.com)

• How to wear an odd vest. (keikari.com)

• A visit to Zegna’s wool suppliers in Australia. (therakeonline.com)

• Chambray and suede. (thenordicfit.com)

Linkroll: Launch, Socks, Thrifting…

• Street style gods at launch. (thesartorialist.com)

• For lovers of loud socks who don’t want to pay Paul Smith prices. (valetmag.com)

• Some advice for aspiring thrifters. (brokeandbespoke.tumblr.com)

• An affordable country coat. (dieworkwear.com)

• Uselessness of charcoal trousers. (putthison.com)

• Usefulness of jackets. (asuitablewardrobe.dynend.com)

• The white shoe rule. (to-the-manner-born.blogspot.com)

• Not all light blues are the same. (ivorytowerstyle.tumblr.com)

• Wearing another man’s clothes. (anaffordablewardrobe.blogspot.com)

• Jeremy Hackett on dressing for the Boat Race. (gq-magazine.co.uk)

• The six rules of shoemakeing. (claymoorslist.com)

• Well worn tweed. (suitology.wordpress.com)

• Bespoke sandals. (thehouseofmajd.com)

Linkroll: Bright Chinos, Enjoying Clothes, Off-White Shirt…

• How to wear bright chinos. (levraiwinston.com)

• Use and enjoy your clothes. (asuitablewardrobe.dynend.com)

• The not-quite-white shirt. (putthison.com)

• Andrew Lock shoe review. (gentlemansgazette.com)

• The Vitals magazine guide to buying a Rolex. (alexandergrant.blogspot.com)

• Il Corno Blu – Japanese bespoke shoes. (the-shoe-aristocat.blogspot.com)

• Epaulet made to order shirting. (wax-wane.com)

• Interview with Toshiyuki Kurosu, one of the creators of Take Ivy. (ivy-style.com)

• Atkinsons ties. (stjames-style.blogspot.com)

• La Portegna x Permament Style travel slippers. (permanentstyle.co.uk)

• A nice 40s theme editorial. (ft.com)

• Is clothing rotation an American thing? (askandyaboutclothes.com)

• Stetson Gulfport Hat by Meyer the Hatter. (completesoutherngentleman.com)

Linkroll: Seasonal Transitions, Colors, a V-Neck…

• Seasonal transitions. (asuitablewardrobe.dynend.com)

• More seasonal transitions. (putthison.com)

• Some ‘transitional’ colors. (the-journal-of-style.com)

• And a ‘transitional’ tan v-neck sweater. (anaffordablewardrobe.blogspot.com)

• If double monks made sweet, sweet love to white bucks. (aheadlongdive.com)

• Mills providing fabric for J Crew signature Ludlow suit. (jcrew.tumblr.com)

• Not all moleskins are created green. (dieworkwear.com)

• Jack Spade and the Eames influence. (wax-wane.com)

• Voxsartoria is on Dustin Hoffman spree. (voxsartoria.com)

• How to buy a good leather bag. (ft.com)

• Prince Charles’ patched coat (to-the-manner-born.blogspot.com)

• Year round suit is a myth. (thefineyounggentleman.com)

• Well-made shoes: Value and recrafting. (vestislegis.tumblr.com)

• How button stance has changed over time as demonstrated by James Bond. (thesuitsofjamesbond.com)