Outfit Pick: NYE Sophisticated Style

Will Reid Clothing, Outfit picks, Trends Leave a Comment

nyeparty.jpg

As we endure the last week of 2008 and look back upon a year of fashion extremes, we still have the sartorial challenge of New Year’s Eve (NYE) ahead of us. While many opt for a loud, proud and (often) garish get-up, I am aiming to attempt a subtle luxury with the help of muted colours but opulent fabrics (velvet, silk, corduroy etc.)…c

James Franco Does Agyness Deyn in Interview October 2008

Will Reid Entertainment, Heroes and Celebrities, News Leave a Comment

fashion.jpg

Oops- I genuinely only just realised that the title of this post could be interpreted pretty freely. Anyway, let’s all just grow up and listen to the explanation.

men.style.com suit you up

Jonathan Smith Clothing, Designer Spotlight, Suits & Tailoring, Trends Leave a Comment

00001fff.jpg

If you are in need of something a little smarter and a lot more expensive than the Topman suit you bought for your court appearance then there is a guide to the coolest cool suits of A/W 08 over at men.style.com with this seasons theme being broad shoulders and wide legs, are we venturing back into the realm of shoulder pads? Sweet lord let us hope not.

I’m Still Not Convinced- The Short Suit

Will Reid News, Suits & Tailoring, Trends Leave a Comment

shortsuit.jpg

A while ago, we remarked on how a Telegraph feature on the short suit had used rather unusual models to create an unflattering portrayal of the look.

However, this picture (taken at the launch of Gucci by Gucci Pour Homme in Milan,) shows that even the fashionistos of the industry can’t get it right. While also not the most model-ly of men, Bruce Pask of the New York Times would be one of those I thought could pull of this challenging look.