Pal Zileri and The Future of Tailoring

Designer Mauro Ravizza Krieger on how men's style evolves in an increasingly less formal world

What is the difference between tailored and factory menswear? Often we consider these two categories as distant or even conflicting. However, there are many who actually know how to combine these both, companies that use industrial processes to achieve quality products, in which the experience of the hand and the precision of the machine operate on the same wavelength. This is what happens at Pal …

Samuelsohn Performance Weatherproof Suits

Rain-repellent fabrics get a classic cut in the brand's new line

Any suit-wearing individual caught in an unexpected storm or using a not-so-effective umbrella understands the discomfort of wet dress attire. Wool absorbs moisture and makes it more manageable, but wet wool also certainly carries a scent when saturated—in addition to a textural change. Heritage brand Samuelsohn offers a solution. Their new F/W 2014 Performance line of suits incorporates Loro Piana‘s Rain System wool, which actually …

Custom Suiting from REISS

Savile Row-style service in an approachable, creative process

You don’t necessarily need to have a background in fashion to successfully design your own suit. With a little bit of curiosity, creativity and a desire to wear something above and beyond the ordinary—and with the help of UK fashion brand REISS—style enthusiasts can do exactly that. Their recently launched personal tailoring experience (new to the US, but already successful in the UK) allows a …