The Restrained 1970s: Paul Newman in The Drowning Pool

August 23, 2018

The Restrained 1970s: Paul Newman In The Drowning Pool

As eras recede into the past, it’s tempting to narrow our view of them. Thinking about how people dressed in…

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How Seriously Daniel Day Lewis Embraced His Role in Phantom Thread

January 17, 2018

How Seriously Daniel Day Lewis Embraced His Role In Phantom Thread

Vanity Fair has a nice article this week on how Daniel Day Lewis trained for his role in the new film…

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“Weaving Shibusa” Screening

August 4, 2016

“Weaving Shibusa” Screening

For readers in San Francisco, Self Edge is holding the world premiere of ”Weaving Shibusa” this Saturday. Directed by Devin Leisher, “Weaving…

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Fall Inspiration and That Annie Hall Look

October 8, 2015

Fall Inspiration And That Annie Hall Look

Maybe it’s because of the tweed jackets and plaid shirts. Or maybe it’s the soft colors in the cinematography. Whatever…

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A Knife Life Trailer

July 22, 2015

A Knife Life Trailer

Our friend Gianluca – who directed O’Mast, among many other things – has a new documentary coming out on G….

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Kingsman: Turning Costumes into a Collection

February 5, 2015

Kingsman: Turning Costumes Into A Collection

If you’ve been to Mr. Porter in the last few weeks, you’ve probably seen the new Kingsman collection – the…

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Interview with Sacha Jenkins

January 28, 2015

Interview With Sacha Jenkins

Fashionista has an interview with Sacha Jenkins, the director of Fresh Dressed, a new film on the history of hip…

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New Documentary on Hip Hop Fashion

January 27, 2015

New Documentary On Hip Hop Fashion

Sacha Jenkins (of ego trip! fame) has apparently partnered with CNN Films to produce a new documentary on the history…

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Films about Italian Tailors

October 26, 2013

Films About Italian Tailors

The long awaited Men of Cloth film is premiering in New York next month. The film is about three Italian…

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Clothes & the Quiet Movie Theater <em>How To Gain Super Powers With Your Clothing Alone </em>

August 8, 2013

Clothes & The Quiet Movie Theater How To Gain Super Powers With Your Clothing Alone

– At the Movies with Anil Dash At least in my quiet corner of the internet, all anyone’s talking about…

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Keep It Simple, Stupid.

February 16, 2012

Keep It Simple, Stupid.

I was watching The Odd Couple the other night, and I was struck by a question: why does Walter Matthau…

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Clothes for the Differently-bodied Man

November 19, 2009

Clothes For The Differently-bodied Man

We get quite a bit of mail from men of unconventional stature asking us where to go and what to…

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