Tag Archives: SS2013

Menswear in Turkey – Vakko forever…

Vakko is a Turkish fashion Empire, one of the leading fashion houses in the country. They produce luxury textile and leather goods and accessories… This is a great family saga, dating back from 1930s… I will publish soon this great story of  the … Continue reading

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Shoemaking in Vienna

Vienna, the imperial capital keeps alive certain aspects of tradition(alism), which support the idea that not everything in the world has undergone the transition into the mere commercialism and mass-consumerism… Bespoke Viennese art of shoemaking is an interesting example. There … Continue reading

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The first year… Quite a nice Anniversary!

Quite a nice Anniversary!  The first year since this blog was created has passed quickly. I managed to keep discrete the existence of this pleasure-oriented project only to the visitors who discovered it by chance, who recognized the sensibility, the … Continue reading

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My look: pre-autumn 2013

Early in the morning… between the first cup of the morning-vitamine-mixture: tangerine, red Sicilian orange and pamplemousse juice and the ride to work. Waiting for a cab to arrive… Allô, bonjour, je voudrais un taxi… vous arrivez, n’est-ce pas? It’s … Continue reading

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BALLY BESPOKE SERVICE: ‘SCRIBE’ my MADE-TO-ORDER SHOES No.2 for 2013

Many say that Bally Scribe bespoke shoes are a very special expression of individuality and luxury. I couldn’t agree more! I’ve already written about this extraordinary topic: https://necessities123.wordpress.com/2013/08/21/bally-bespoke-service-scribe-made-to-order-shoes/ To contribute to the worldwide ‘Great Gatsby style fever’, I got a pair of the … Continue reading

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My look: Summer suit

Pierre Cardin once said: “A great designer must have an ideal to create for and mine is to create for the young.” I (still) feel young! And I (still) enjoy being considered young! That’s why I feel as good about … Continue reading

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My look: No orange without blue!

Kandinsky said that orange is “red brought nearer to humanity by yellow”, which is true in every sense, to start with the scientific side of the statement: orange is, according to the spectral color coordinates, wavelength and frequency, located between … Continue reading

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