Zegna As A Gateway Drug.

By Daniel Blockert|October 31, 2021|General Menswear|0 comments

I will always have a special bond with Ermenegildo Zegna. Many years ago when I started to get more interested in classical menswear, Zegna was a gateway drug. Their stuff was such a huge upgrade in quality compared with the brands I was used to. Nowadays I rarely buy their stuff, mainly because there are so many options. But every now and then I return. Here is a great jacket (note the subtle blue overcheck) and tie from Zegna.  Jacket and tie from Zegna, shirt from Drake’s, noname ps, pants from Manolo/Ströms, John Lobb shoes, Begg & Co scarf and

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Autumn Colours

By Daniel Blockert|September 28, 2021|General Menswear|0 comments

Most leaves haven’t turned yet and we still have warm weather in Stockholm. But I found a few trees that had already gone into autumn colours. Jacket from Brunello Cucinelli, Hilditch & Key shirt, tie from Drake’s, Isaia pants, shoes from Mano and Oliver Peoples shades. Scent: Zegna Mediterranean Neroli. Click on the headline for more pics.

Purple Pants, Purple Pants…

By Daniel Blockert|July 19, 2021|General Menswear|0 comments

When my wife saw this outfit she immediately started singing Purple Pants to the tune of Purple Rain. She was disturbingly pleased with herself. Jacket from Cantarelli, Finamore shirt, tie from Viola Milano, Shibumi ps, pants from Oscar Jacobson, Tricker’s shoes and shades from Garrett Leight: Scent: Antonio Alessandria Noir Obscur. Click on the headline for more pics.