Diplomatic Ties 347: Attolini

By Daniel Blockert|June 3, 2016|Diplomatic Ties - The Series|0 comments

You could argue forever which one of the two biggest heavyweights of Neapolitan tailoring, Kiton and Attolini, is actually the best. Some people prefer the supreme craftmanship of Attolini, others love the exclusive fabrics that Carlo Barbera makes for Kiton. But there is no doubt that when it comes to ties, Kiton is the better known brand. Especially the Kiton 7-folds are often regarded as the pinnacle of tie making (see Diplomatic Ties 346 for an example). But I think the Attolini ties are on the same level. Attolini does not produce ties in the same quantities as Kiton so

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Diplomatic Ties 345: Vanda

By Daniel Blockert|May 25, 2016|Diplomatic Ties - The Series|0 comments

Textures. The fabric in the jacket is an open weave wool/cotton/linen blend, the tie is a wool hopsack and the ps is a linen/cashmere blend. The jacket is from Caruso, shirt from Ralph Lauren, Vanda tie, Cucinelli ps, Berg & Berg pants and shoes from Allen Edmonds. Click on the headline for more pictures.