GQ x GAP Best Menswear designers: Todd Snyder.

 If you remember my article about the Ovida twins then you must be as excited as I am.
GQ ran a competition this year where they went looking for America best Menswear designers.
The winners of the competition are now working with GAP 
and each one of them is releasing a capsule collection.

This is the First video and the first one of the collaborations. 

HUMOR MEN'S SMITH SWEAT

Another discovery today. 

Street - Shoot at Covent Garden 21/09/12

Here it is! It took some times but here is the first Mo&Mo street shoot.
The day is the 21st of 2012, the iPhone 5 just launched and the street of Covent Garden are invaded by techie fans.


The Grey-Man

Ovadia & Sons Fall 2012

Born in Brooklyn, the Ovadia twins come from a family at first established in the children's apparel business. They have recently been nominated best Menswear Designer in America 2012 by GQ.
An interesting approach to office wear  with quirky modern accessories define their style.
The Ovadia twins are known for "upgrading" vintage office garment.



Brogues With Leather Sole

A pair of Brogues I found on ASOS (again).
They match the satchel that I presented yesterday and keep on track with back to work theme.


ASOS Smart Retro Contrast Satchel

I found this little baby 5 days ago and I finally ordered it yesterday.  Let's kick off this new update by a confession: I am a bag person. Satchels, Holdalls, Barrel bags, Backpack....
You name it and I'll have it.
Now I was on the look for a professional bag that would be easy to carry but a bit special. Something that would light up my day just by carrying it.


All Saints Autumn/Winter 2012

All Saints released an interesting video yesterday. The visuals present the brand upcoming Autumn/Winter collection. The different characters represent different trends seen on the catwalk lately.  Known for their strong involvement in the UK art scene,  it's a pleasure to see Alpines  new track as the soundtrack.
The collection is already online here


Ben Sherman Plectrum collection Autumn 2012

I am slowly trying to accept the fact that summer is over. Time went by so quickly and events after events, news after news it's now time to say goodbye to the sunny memories.
Today let's have a look at Ben Sherman Plectrum collection for the coming autumn.




Plongée Arrived In The UK

Summer is nearly over  and for some it is nearly the time to go back to work.  Few people were lucky and had a good weather, I'd like to be one of those people... I can not lie the British weather has been capricious but fairly good lately ( the last 3 days of the month).
However it did not stopped the launch of Plongée, a french brand based in the south of France but designed in the UK.


AW12 Hardy Amies Signature Eyewear collection.

Hardy Amies is one of those British designers that you just can not over Look. From Royal Dress Maker to the outfit designer of Stanley Kubrik's 2001 space odyssey the portfolio of the designer is amazing. His young life and travels in Europe present him as a man that explored and worked hard the art of dressing men. As he said himself:
A man should look as if he has bought his clothes with intelligence, put them on with care and then forgotten all about them. "