Forgotten British Textile Labels

October 30, 2017

Forgotten British Textile Labels

We don’t write much about designer clothing, but this season’s Dries van Noten collection is pretty great. For this year’s…

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Start With a Good Cloth

March 11, 2013

Start With A Good Cloth

I love this photo by Ethan Desu. It reminds me that at their foundation, all nice garments begin with a…

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Is it bad that I’m already thinking about Fall?

August 2, 2012

Is It Bad That I’m Already Thinking About Fall?

Some beautiful photographs of Holland and Sherry tweeds here and here.

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The London Lounge’s Cloth Club in the Financial Times

August 20, 2011

The London Lounge’s Cloth Club In The Financial Times

The Financial Times just published a story about the the London Lounge’s Cloth Club. An excerpt: What happens when bespoke is not…

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Q and Answer: What is the meaning of numbered fabrics?

June 22, 2011

Q And Answer: What Is The Meaning Of Numbered Fabrics?

An anonymous reader asks: Would you briefly explain the meaning of numbered fabrics (like super 150’s, 120’s, etc)? I’ve never seen…

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