Nothing radiates casual refinement like a cable knit sweater: a garment that’s both timeless and fashionable. It can transcend the ever-changing landscape of style trends and will always make people wonder whether you're a self-made millionaire or a man devoted to practical outfits whatever the occasion.
Born in Venice and raised in nearby Vicenza, Carlo Scarpa was known for his ability to combine humble materials with precious ones: an incredible and, until then, unheard of combination which was brought to life thanks to Scarpa's interest in Japanese minimalist architecture and the richer in details Venetian style.
Ask anyone what they think the most luxurious fibre in the world is and chances are, they will reply with either cashmere or silk. We so decided to combine the two for the design of our Fine Knitwear Collection, which is crafted from an ultra-soft blend of luxury silk and cashmere from the Cariaggi Jaipur Collection.
In Conversation: Mathieu Paris - Senior Director at WHITE CUBE
Since joining White Cube in 2014 Mathieu Paris has organised and curated several exhibitions at the gallery, taking the discourse around political, social and economic unrest in the US as its starting point, the latter displayed works by renowned artists including Jean-Michel Basquiat, David Hammons, Robert Mapplethorpe, Cady Noland, Barbara Kruger and Richard Prince.
In the last decade, no item in a man's wardrobe has undergone as seismic a change as the humble hoodie. As menswear, has shifted into a more casual gear, the hoodie has transformed from an off-duty staple.
In Conversation: Lawrence Van Hagen - Art Curator & Collector
Founder of LVH Art, an independent art advisory service, dealing in post-war, modern and contemporary art, Lawrence Van Hagen is also the curator of the renowned ‘What’s Up’ shows: art exhibitions showcasing from emerging to very established artists, taking place in London, New York, Hong Kong and Seoul; and most recently, online.
The old adage, if it ain’t broke, don’t fix it, is one that has a great deal of resonance in menswear, which is the very reason that certain staples have been a firm fixture of a man’s wardrobe for decades, or in some cases, centuries.
Iconic Italian summer destinations to visit – and what to wear
Whether your tickets are booked or you’re still looking for some holiday inspiration, here are our top, iconic Italian destinations, alongside some coordinating style ideas so you stay cool and look refined wherever you head.
You are, we assume, a modern man for whom notions of certain colours being for certain genders are as outdated as the idea that you can't wear brown in town, or that blue should never be worn with black.
A cultural and historical capital, a constant source of creative inspiration, and the location of our latest campaign, Venice is undoubtedly one of Luca Faloni’s ‘must-visit’ places. And we’re not alone in our view
To celebrate the opening of our latest international outpost at Sturegallerian, we put together a list of some of our top local haunts to check out, should you find yourself in town for a long weekend.
Discover New York – a relatively young city by world standards – has a lot going for it, including more 100 illustrious museums, 24,000 restaurants in Manhattan alone and of course, some pretty famous inhabitants.