Portraits of a 'Student Tailor'

My admiration for her shall never wane.

My admiration for her shall never wane.

(Source: california-luxe, via forties-fifties-sixties-love)

Fabulous chocolate calf skin spat boots with a two tone seafoam blue dogstooth tweed uppers, finished with lovely vintage silver buttons. Sublime.
ethandesu:

Buttoned
Saint Crispin’s Button Boots
Custom Made at The Armoury
Fabulous colours and textures. Real attention has been paid to the picking out of colour tones in the check of the sportscoat with the sky blue shirt and chocolate tie are great decisions, as is the patterned handkerchief which picks up the chocolate and sky blue.
aandhmag:

Sciamat
I love this, it demonstrates the versatility of colour embraced by the dapper gentleman of the 20s and 30s - the terracotta suit in particular is rather inspired.

I love this, it demonstrates the versatility of colour embraced by the dapper gentleman of the 20s and 30s - the terracotta suit in particular is rather inspired.

A fabulous, strong business suit by Chester Barrie.

A fabulous, strong business suit by Chester Barrie.

The summer linen edit.

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A widely placed stripe adds stature - giving the illusion of a broader chest and shoulder. Matched with an understated tie and crisp white shirt, its the perfectly appropriate business power suit.
Phineas Cole’s suave and flamboyant Jazz-Age influenced style. Note the art-deco styled tie, and the relatively soft shoulders on the jacket, reminiscent of 30s tailoring. The addition of peaked lapels, a strong waist and a high-break single breasted waistcoat provide nods to the Jazz-Age.
This classic flannel suit demonstrates just how good Gieves & Hawkes can look. The perfect all purpose business suit. A sharp cut which makes a statement but somehow also remains easy to wear and understated.

The concept behind a new autumnal sports coat.

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