My Foray into Bespoke

It turns out that my first foray into bespoke was not a suit or a shirt but rather shoes. In mid-2017 I started contacting a Napolese shoe maker by name Antonio Meccariello. I wish I had kept better records of how I found certain artisans like Antonio so that I could share that process with […]


How important is packaging? When it comes to electronics, paintings and crystal stemware, it is really important. It is damage control. In the fashion world it is usually less about protection and more about style. When purchasing expensive designer hand-made clothing, whether buying in a store or buying online, you are also buying an experience. […]

Your Bed

When it comes to finding the best handmade items available, don’t stop looking at night. After all, who wouldn’t love an all natural bespoke bed from Wales, United Kingdom by Savoir Beds. That is what The Savoy Hotel in London was thinking in 1905 when they furnished their rooms with these luxurious beds. We couldn’t […]

Trunk Show

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How to find Your tailor

Finding a quality tailor is important for anyone considering going bespoke. For the amount of money you are going to invest in a hand-made shirt or suit, you are going to want the best that your money can buy. If you live in Paris, London or Napoli you will at least have the luxury of […]


What is it and why do I want it?? The word bespoke evolved from a verb meaning “to speak for something”. Back in the day in London on Saville Row where the suits were custom made as was always emphasized in James Bond movies where James always had the best of the best, a fabric […]