Can subcultures ever exist on this century the way in which they did within the final? Why are logos higher on some garments than others? Why do French males costume like blissful Englishmen?
Once I launched this discuss with Tony Sylvester I promised a large ranging menswear dialogue, and the viewers wasn’t dissatisfied.
Fortunately we have been in a position to movie the entire thing, so it’s right here for all those who need solutions to these questions – or simply wish to hear why Tony can’t take a look at photos of himself from greater than about three years in the past.
The night at Mortimer Home was extremely satisfying – thanks to all of the readers that got here alongside, and to Mortimer for internet hosting us. I’m positive there will probably be extra talks like this one, so maintain your eyes peeled.
The merchandise on show are from Tony’s nonetheless pretty younger model, AWMS. You’ll be able to learn his articles on Everlasting Type over the previous right here, together with ones on the relevance of 80s Armani in the present day, and the way artists costume, right here.
Mortimer Home is the members membership I’ve used as my workplace and refuge for the previous 5 years. Extra particulars on that right here.
Within the movie I’m sporting my bespoke jacket from Whitcomb & Shaftesbury in PS Plaid cashmere, which has simply had a small restock – it is on the Joshua Ellis web site now, though will not be delivery till the top of September.
I like this mixture even higher than the one it was first proven with – with black cords and loafers, moderately than gray flannels. It turns into one thing with extra of a night really feel, even with a denim shirt.
Movie by Itch Media.