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Fashion SVP announced the speakers for its Sourcing Briefing seminars
Fashion fairs

Fashion SVP announced the speakers for its Sourcing Briefing seminars

Senior members of Crew Clothing, Drapers, King & Tuckfield and WtR complete the expert line up for June show

Innovative new application boosts drive for sustainable fashion
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Innovative new application boosts drive for sustainable fashion

However the appetite for recycling is evident, and this is where the reGAIN app steps in: the majority of respondents said they would use the reGAIN app to get their unwanted clothes re-used and recycled. The survey also found that 67% of people would recycle more if they were rewarded for doing so; 66% would recycle more if it was free and easy to do so, whilst 56% would recycle more if they knew how much environmental damage sending clothes to landfill causes.

Arville - customer-focused textile solutions
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Arville - customer-focused textile solutions

With over 60 years of manufacturing experience, Arville built a business with a solid foundation that meets the needs of their customers. They remain customer-focused, and will continue to invest in order to offer the best level of service and technical expertise possible for their customers.

FibreScan - Experts in Narrow Fabrics Inspection
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FibreScan - Experts in Narrow Fabrics Inspection

Charles Schofield - Founder, Chief Designer Fibrescan has been designing and manufacturing automated inspection equipment for the narrow fabric industry. Getting automated textile inspection right is difficult let no one tell you otherwise, getting it right and on budget is even tougher. That's why at Fibrescan they do inspection machines and only inspection machines, this is not an add-on product to our portfolio this is our core activity.

Sam Weller & Sons Ltd. - Worldwide leaders in decatising wrapper manufacturing from UK
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Sam Weller & Sons Ltd. - Worldwide leaders in decatising wrapper manufacturing from UK

Sam Weller & Sons Ltd. is one of the leading decatising wrapper manufacturers in the world. The company was founded in 1911, and for more than three quarters of a century it has worked with the cloth finishing industry, providing an unrivalled knowledge in the manufacture and application of decatising wrappers.

Richard James Spring/Summer 2018 collection
Menswear collections

Richard James Spring/Summer 2018 collection

Spring/Summer 2018 - a collection filled with ice cream sundae colors, lots of texture and abstract prints inspired by rocket ships and bits of machinery. Short-sleeve shirts came hand-embroidered with abstract, Kelly-like swirls while scarves boasted busy patterns of rings, circles and dots. There were matte fabrics galore, as in a nubby micro boucle — that looked from a distance like terrycloth — for a short bomber-style jacket, while Lamb worked a crosshatch one into a double-breasted suit.

Joseph Cheaney and Sons - a symbol of British shoemaking
Menswear accessories

Joseph Cheaney and Sons - a symbol of British shoemaking

Joseph Cheaney founded the company and moved to the present site in 1896. In 1903 Joseph's sons Arthur and Harold joined the company. In 1930 "Dick" Cheaney, grandson of the founder, joined the company.In 1966 Cheaney won the Queen's Award to industry and was sold to Church and Company. In 2009 Jonathan and William Church bought the company. Their family has been making fine shoes for five generations and they are fully committed to producing the finest footwear entirely made in England.

Church's shoes - English hand made shoes
Menswear accessories

Church's shoes - English hand made shoes

With 58 days of detailed hand-craftsmanship dedicated to each single pair, the Crown Collection embodies Church's renowned hand-crafted virtuosity like no other.

Custom designed solution for the fashion industry by Cygnet Texkimp
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Custom designed solution for the fashion industry by Cygnet Texkimp

Cygnet Texkimp provides specialist knowledge and bespoke machinery for the global technical fibre and fabric, paper, plastic, foil and film processing markets. They focus on the design and manufacture of leading-edge creel technologies and accessories for the unwinding, tensioning and guiding of all types of yarns, tapes and fibres, from package to process.

Marton Mills - quality British fabrics
Menswear fabrics

Marton Mills - quality British fabrics

The Company began life on 10th December 1931 from a mill in Marton Street in Skipton and for the following 46 years manufactured Single and Double Jersey Knitwear. They have recently installed a goods lift to the first floor of No 10 building, which will enable them to store all of their yarns on site. They have 34,000 square feet of space, which should be adequate for their operation for many years to come.

The first woman at Savile Row - Kathryn Sargent
Bespoke Suits

The first woman at Savile Row - Kathryn Sargent

The finest purveyor of bespoke garments of unique quality, they are steeped in the time-honoured values of legendary Savile Row tailoring. Infusing quintessentially British style with a fresh contemporary vision to bring you a truly bespoke service, Kathryn Sargent is committed to delivering the very highest standard of service.

The British fabrics exhibitors at Premiere Vision Paris
Menswear fabrics

The British fabrics exhibitors at Premiere Vision Paris

Presenting 150 years of weaving expertise distilled into an imaginative, diverse collection of exceptional luxury fabrics, for outerwear through to accessories. Emily White, Design and Sales Director, comments “As weavers of the most luxurious fabrics for over a century, combining our knowledge and heritage with innovative design was key when preparing our debut collection for Premiere Vision. Drawing inspiration from historical tailoring fabrics in our archive, the collection features classic weave structures at exploded scales, double-faced fabrics, and textural jacquards”.

Premiere Vision Paris presented the British colours and textiles for Autumn Winter 2018-2019
Menswear fabrics

Premiere Vision Paris presented the British colours and textiles for Autumn Winter 2018-2019

Full colour statements, innovative finishes, an abundance of ideas and beautiful manufactured details bring an overload of exciting textile messages from the British mills this season.

The British Exhibitors at Premiere Vision Paris September 2017
Fashion fairs

The British Exhibitors at Premiere Vision Paris September 2017

British Exhibitors at Premiere Vision Paris (Designs) presented their design concepts for 2018/2019. Below you can find a brief presentation of each of them:

Celebrities' style: Hugh Grant
Celebrity fashion

Celebrities' style: Hugh Grant

Hugh John Mungo Grant is an English actor and film producer. He has received a Golden Globe, a BAFTA, and an Honorary C?sar. His films have earned more than US$2.4 billion from 25 theatrical releases worldwide. Grant achieved international success after appearing in the Richard Curtis-scripted "Four Weddings and a Funeral". Some of his best roles were in "Notting Hill", "Bridget Jones: The Edge of Reason" and " The Man from U.N.C.L.E.".

Celebrities' style: Harry Styles from British boy band One Direction
Celebrity fashion

Celebrities' style: Harry Styles from British boy band One Direction

Harry Edward Styles is an English singer and songwriter, born in Redditch, Worcestershire, England, in 1994. He is best known as a member of the boy band One Direction. The boy band has a huge success - it's first single 'What Makes You Beautiful' debuted at number one on the UK Singles Chart, and has since sold over 5 million copies worldwide, making it among one the best-selling singles of all time.

Savile Row Bespoke Association
Organizations

Savile Row Bespoke Association

Savile Row Bespoke Association (SRBA) was founded in 2004 by an alliance of five fashion houses. Today the Association has 16 member houses, which main aim is 'to safeguard Savile Row's unique bespoke standards, to protect and champion this understanding of bespoke tailoring and to promote the ingenious craftsmen that comprise the community of Savile Row'.

English made-to-measure suits by roomten
Made-to-measure suits

English made-to-measure suits by roomten

roomten are an exclusive British tailors creating elegant and fitted suits. They find more people are seeking out exclusivity and comfort through our Bespoke or Made-to-Measure suits, coats and more. They specifically tailor your garment to your body, your taste and your personality. The cornerstone of their success is their ‘West End’ and ‘Mayfair’ blocks that they have developed over years to create a flattering appearance whilst still adhering to the principles of Savile Row tailoring.

Where to buy Conor Mcgregor ‘F*** You’ Suit
How to buy the perfect suit

Where to buy Conor Mcgregor ‘F*** You’ Suit

Huddersfield based tailor, Owen Scott Bespoke have announced they will be stocking UFC Champion, Conor McGregor’s controversial suit with the phrase “F*** You” woven into the pinstripe.

Savile Row tailors: The Savile Row company
Bespoke Suits

Savile Row tailors: The Savile Row company

As a company, the Savile Row company has made it their mission to provide the customers with genuine luxury clothing at affordable prices. They also aim to extend these same high standards across all aspects of business, with particular focus being placed on a truly exceptional and personal level of customer service; to them, this isn’t considered a luxury, it is the fundamental foundation on which their business has been built.

Savile Row tailors: William Hunt
Bespoke Suits

Savile Row tailors: William Hunt

Fiercely masculine with splashes of colour, William Hunt's designs are noted for their ability to make the wearer feel seven pounds lighter and two inches taller.

Savile Row tailors: Alexander McQueen
Bespoke Suits

Savile Row tailors: Alexander McQueen

Tailoring lies at the very heart of Alexander McQueen and is a fundamental part of the house. Combining traditional techniques with new and innovative approaches, a bespoke Alexander McQueen suit is expertly crafted to the highest quality and with the utmost attention to detail.

Savile Row tailors: Philip Alexander
Bespoke Suits

Savile Row tailors: Philip Alexander

Phillip Alexander are experienced and long established bespoke tailors, with a tradition stretching back nearly 140 years. From showroom facilities in London Savile Row and Wilmslow Cheshire, Phillip Alexander provide a full range of high quality tailoring services; Full Bespoke Savile Row garments, Made to measure Semi-Bespoke, Bespoke Shirts and a Tailored Dress Hire Service.

Savile Row tailors: Mark Marengo
Bespoke Suits

Savile Row tailors: Mark Marengo

Mark Marengo is a British brand that offers the best tailoring tradition of Savile Row with a contemporary design edge. Mark and his team of in-house tailors offer fully bespoke suits, custom shirts, ties, hand-made shoes, and original accessories, alongside Mark Marengo Pret-e-Porter.

Savile Row tailors: LANVIN
Bespoke Suits

Savile Row tailors: LANVIN

Every stage of the creative process, fro the sketches to the final fittings, is cared out on the third floor of rue du Faubourg Saint-Honore. One hundred years of following a tradition of perfection where errors are unacceptable; where one's profession is cherished because handmade does not stem from elite craftsmanship, but from pure art.

Savile Row tailors: Gary Anderson
Bespoke Suits

Savile Row tailors: Gary Anderson

As one of the first of the new generation of tailors on Savile Row, Gary Anderson opened in 1998, having been established in 1958. The aim of the company was to provide the finest mens tailoring, with a fashion edge and attract a younger clientel to Savile Row tailoring. The formula was very successful and the tailoring business thrived and expanded in the following years, building a new generation of fashion conscious younger men who were discovering the quality of fit and individuality that only a fully tailored garment can offer.

Savile Row tailors: Jeff Banks
Bespoke Suits

Savile Row tailors: Jeff Banks

Bespoke craftsmanship encapsulates everything that Jeff Banks hold precious in the design world. Expert, precision tailoring, that sensational feel of the finest quality cloth, delicate stitching and the intricate detail of individual buttons and monogramming - all delivered with an unsurpassable service reminiscent of a more traditional era...

Savile Row tailors: Henry Poole & Co
Bespoke Suits

Savile Row tailors: Henry Poole & Co

The history of Henry Poole lies at the heart of the Savile Row suit. It is both a family story and a story of an international business that covers the past, the present and the future. From our historical tailoring bloodline through to our current bespoke process for creating a range of clothing garments (including shirts, blazers, sports jackets, top coats, overcoats, dress wear and, of course, tailored suits), Poole’s epitomises the glory behind Savile Row tradition of pure bespoke tailoring.

Savile Row tailors: Chester Barrie
Bespoke Suits

Savile Row tailors: Chester Barrie

Chester Barrie is a quintessentially British brand. Based on London's Savile Row, home of many great tailoring names, Chester Barrie was founded in London in 1935 by Simon Ackerman, an Englishman who had emigrated to the States.

Savile Row tailors: Welsh and Jefferies
Bespoke Suits

Savile Row tailors: Welsh and Jefferies

Welsh and Jefferies is a small but neat shop situated at number 20 Savile Row. In January 2012 the business was taken over by James Cottrell who has been working at Welsh and Jefferies for 7 years and his partner Yingmei Quan.

Savile Row tailors: Ozwald Boateng
Bespoke Suits

Savile Row tailors: Ozwald Boateng

Ozwald Boateng’s design evokes the essence of a man’s spirituality and character through the enhancement of the physical being. The acknowledgement that style is an extension of one’s self culminates in the wearer having their own voice.

Tailor and Quiff - bespoke tailoring from Manchester
Bespoke Suits

Tailor and Quiff - bespoke tailoring from Manchester

At Tailor and Quiff they believe in bespoke, individualism and confidence. They are bringing tailoring into the 21st century by delivering a meticulous and efficient service, without complicating things.Your clothing is an extension of your personality and a direct statement to the world about who you are and your purpose. They believe that high end tailoring should be accessible to all and dispel the myth of a heavy price tag.

Shirt Styles, Collars And Cuffs by Oliver Spencer
ABC of the men's suit

Shirt Styles, Collars And Cuffs by Oliver Spencer

Oliver Spencer, shirt, collar, cuffs, clothing, style, collection, linen, silk, experience, slim fit, , button hole, garment, occasion, men's shirt, fibres

How to wear a tweed jacket
How to buy the perfect suit

How to wear a tweed jacket

It’s time to review your wardrobe and plan your winter purchases. As men often invest in clothing items, footwear and accessories that you know are going to last and that can be worn in countless combinations and a variety of occasions. The Savile Row's recommendation for this is the tweed jacket. The absolute wardrobe essential for every man; a staple, that can also be bold, full of character, fresh and modern.

London Fashion Week Men's Celebrates its 5th Anniversary
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London Fashion Week Men's Celebrates its 5th Anniversary

12th June, marks the close of the fifth anniversary of London Fashion Week Men’s. It has been a stellar week, further establishing London as the home of menswear and attracting designers, media, retailers and business leaders from 45 countries.

Savile Clifford - high quality fabrics for formalwear and tailoring
Menswear fabrics

Savile Clifford - high quality fabrics for formalwear and tailoring

There was originally a company named Savile Clifford established over one hundred years ago. They were a weaver based in Huddersfield, the historical birthplace of fancy worsted fabrics. However, over the years a lot of the history surrounding Savile Clifford has become somewhat clouded after the company was taken over numerous times.

Bespoke suits by Thom Sweeney
Bespoke Suits

Bespoke suits by Thom Sweeney

Whether bespoke, made-to-measure or ready-to-wear, the process starts with a conversation. They’ll listen to your needs and give you a drink before offering their expertise.

Celebrities' style: Christian Bale
Celebrity fashion

Celebrities' style: Christian Bale

Christian Charles Philip Bale is born on 30th of January 1974. He is an English actor.

Savile Row tailors: Kilgour
Bespoke Suits

Savile Row tailors: Kilgour

A full set of forty measures are taken during the first consultation to ascertain shape, posture, balance and proportion. A paper pattern is then drafted, unique to the customer. For the first fitting the suit is taken to a baste, with an unlined jacket to demonstrate and refine the shape and style.

Savile Row tailors: Dege & Skinner
Bespoke Suits

Savile Row tailors: Dege & Skinner

Established in 1865, Dege & Skinner is one of only two family-run bespoke tailoring houses to remain in Savile Row and the only one to have a permanent shirt-cutting service based in the shop, where all our bespoke shirts are cut.

Savile Row tailors: Stowers London
Bespoke Suits

Savile Row tailors: Stowers London

For a man of style, only a suit which demonstrates the best of authentic British tailoring will suffice. A Stowers of London suit is the genuine article; characteristically stylish, perfectly measured and expertly finished without compromise.

Savile Row tailors: Richard Anderson
Bespoke Suits

Savile Row tailors: Richard Anderson

Producing only the highest-quality garments, Richard Anderson clients have come to expect excellence as a given. Richard Anderson's clientele - many of whom are leaders in their own fields - are uncompromising in their demand for quality.

Burberry celebrates British artist Henry Moore Work
Menswear collections

Burberry celebrates British artist Henry Moore Work

Burberry premiered its February 2017 collection for men and women tonight, at its Makers House show venue in London. Models including Burberry’s latest campaign cast Amber Witcomb, Elfie Reigate, Ella King, Myles Dominique, Nora Attal and Tom Fool previewed the looks on the runway, which was interspersed with bronze sculptures by Henry Moore, the iconic British artist that inspired the collection.

Gandhum Autumn/Winter 2017-2018 collection
Menswear collections

Gandhum Autumn/Winter 2017-2018 collection

In 2014, Jas Gandhum formed his eponymous label, GANDHUM. The label originated from a desire to build a contemporary and sustainable menswear house with a rich heritage to London, the home of menswear.

Westminster Fashion Design BA Student wins The British Fashion Council Coach Design 2017 competition
Fashion design education

Westminster Fashion Design BA Student wins The British Fashion Council Coach Design 2017 competition

Lloyd James Husband, currently studying Fashion Design at the University of Westminster, won the British Fashion Council Coach Design Competition on Thursday 16 March.

Association of Suppliers to the British Clothing Industry
Organizations

Association of Suppliers to the British Clothing Industry

The Association of Suppliers to the British Clothing Industry (ASBCI), formed in 1992, is the only association to bring together the clothing industry from fibre manufacture to garment manufacture, retail and aftercare.

Celebrities' style: Daniel Radcliffe
Celebrity fashion

Celebrities' style: Daniel Radcliffe

Daniel Jacob Radcliffe is an English actor, born in London, UK, in 1989. He is best know for portraying the young magician Harry Potter. Daniel was cast for the role at age 11 and starred in the series for 10 years until the release of the final movie in 2011.

Men's Fashion Basics Tips by T.M Lewin - Tailoring a suit
ABC of the men's suit

Men's Fashion Basics Tips by T.M Lewin - Tailoring a suit

The jacket should fit you in the shoulder: it should hug your shoulders and encourage you to hold yourself upright. You should not be able to do an over arm throw comfortably in your jacket but you should be able to raise your arms.

Rampley & Co pocket squares
Menswear accessories

Rampley & Co pocket squares

The pocket square is an accessory that is steeped in history, and they pride themselves in keeping its traditional elements alive in the company today. They place a lot of emphasis on unique designs and quality craftsmanship when creating a Rampley & Co pocket square.

Jaeger launched Made-to-measure service
Made-to-measure suits

Jaeger launched Made-to-measure service

Premium clothing brand Jaeger is launching their Made to Measure service. To commemorate this launch Jaegar hosted an evening at their flagship Regent Street London store where customers were invited to witness a presentation from the Jaeger menswear team.