Author: Winston Chesterfield

Tailoring isn’t why I started writing about clothes. I’m well aware that there are countless bloggers, forumers, ‘online personalities’ and seasoned style leaders who are passionate about, even obsessed by,…

Read More Why Copying Can Be The Best Solution

Missed opportunity. There are few sadder words in the English language. “Too late” is heartbreaking; “gone forever” is, frankly miserable. I was ruminating on these maudlin notes when viewing the…

Read More M&S and Gandy: A Brief Story

“Let me tell you about the very rich. They are different from you and me…Even when they enter deep into our world or sink below us, they still think that…

Read More The RKOI

I recently walked past the new Abercrombie & Fitch “Kids” store on Savile Row. Did you get that? Abercrombie. Fitch. KIDS. On SAVILE ROW. It’s like being told that there’s…

Read More Down with the Kids

For a good long time, I have always believed that I was never going to become a Bespoke Billy. I love my made to measure and bespoke items, but I…

Read More NiAlma Shirt Review

I must admit, I’m not really into modern ties. I watch movies set in the current day and physically cringe at the fish-skin-shine concoctions that represent what tie and costume…

Read More Pheobes & Dee Review

Esquire magazine recently came up with a list of 8 pairs of shoes that “every man should own.” Intrigued by the insistence of this article’s headline, I was nevertheless disappointed…

Read More The Real Collection of Essential Shoes