Spring On Hold

By Daniel Blockert|May 8, 2021|General Menswear|0 comments

Colder weather again in Stockholm. Good thing that I haven’t rotated my wardrobe yet. Suit from Richard James, Drake’s shirt. tie from Attolini, Battisti ps and shoes from Alden. Scent: DS & Durga Bowmakers.

Heavy Linen – Semi Formal

By Daniel Blockert|May 1, 2021|General Menswear|0 comments

Last year I bought a linen jacket from Tweed Stockholm. It was made for them by Bladen and in an unusually heavy (450g) Irish linen twill from Spencer Bryson. I immediately loved that jacket. You get the breathable cool wear of linen, but it handles almost like wool with less creasing and it keeps the shape better. Very lightly structured but with a marked shoulder in the English manner. So I was very excited when they made a new jacket for this summer in the same type of fabric, but with a different pattern. Bought it immediately. Here it is

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12 Degrees Below Zero

By Daniel Blockert|February 1, 2021|General Menswear|0 comments

Wanted to take new suit out for a spin. Quickly realised that temperatures around 12 degrees below zero requires sturdier stuff so I had to get changed. Managed a few pics first though. Coat from Luciano Barbera, Cesare Attolini suit, bespoke shirt (CYC), tie from Kiton, Richard James ps, shoes from Morjas, Zegna scarf and gloves from Berg & Berg. Scent: L’Artisan Parfumeur Timbuktu. Click on the headline for more pics.