The Artists Behind the Accessories: Carpe Noctem with Daniel Tinagan

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  Have you ever had balut? A common street-food found in the Philippines, balut is a fertilized, half-developed duck egg that is boiled and eaten from the shell.   While it sounds enticing, I doubt I’ll be eating balut any… Continue Reading

Scarves: The Perfect Valentine’s Day Gift

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  It’s that time of year when guys are panicking on what to buy for their significant others. You guessed it. Valentine’s Day!   Birthdays and anniversaries are planned well in advance, but Valentine’s can really sneak up on you.… Continue Reading

The Artists Behind the Accessories: Illustrated Style with Bibiana Grave

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  “Curiosity is in our blood. In fact, many Japanese words come from Portuguese. We were the first Europeans to reach Japan and establish trade routes.” said our tour guide.   Aneta and I were in Lisbon on our honeymoon… Continue Reading

A Preview Of The Blugiallo and R. Culturi Pocket Square Collection

    An idea to pay tribute to the nature and beauty of the Swedish landscape led to a collaboration between NYC-based R. Culturi and Blugiallo of Sweden.   The result. A beautifully designed collection of artwork pocket squares marrying… Continue Reading

Your Style Is Your Story: Vladimir Gurev, Doctor And Menswear Enthusiast

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  If you follow menswear, there’s a good chance you’ve come across Vladimir Gurev on Instagram. Prefacing each post with a “Good Morning!” or “Good Day!”, Vladimir and his bold, sometimes unconventional but always well-tailored outfits add a touch of… Continue Reading

Your Style Is Your Story: Indira Mersiyanova, Prolific Artist And Painter

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  Indira Mersiyanova is a young painter from Moscow. With a professional education in art and design, Indira’s work straddles the boundary between classical and contemporary, often leaning one way or the other based on her mood and personal circumstances. In fact,… Continue Reading

The Artists Behind the Accessories: Into the Wild with Bylgja Lind Pétursdóttir

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  Because of my past career and background in finance, I read a lot about the financial crisis that almost wiped out Iceland’s entire economy. Not long after the collapse, though, the country was back on the path to recovery… Continue Reading

Your Style Is Your Story: Bradley Mitton, International Businessman

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  Bradley Mitton is a professionally trained chef turned international businessman. He’s lived in seven different countries, speaks three languages, and manages two successful companies operating in a handful of European markets, all while maintaining the poise and composure of a… Continue Reading

Your Style Is Your Story: Maria Cossutta, Artisanal Jewelry Maker

  Maria Cossutta is an artisanal jewelry maker based in Monaco. Originally from Belarus, Maria lived in Dubai for 10 years working as a model before making her way to the French Riviera. Her beautiful, hand-made jewelry immediately caught our… Continue Reading

Before It’s a Scarf or Pocket Square, It’s Just a Rough Draft

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  The truth is, in the beginning, I had a very faint idea of what I was doing. I reached out to a bunch of artists whose work I admired to see if they would be willing to work with… Continue Reading