POSTS USING TAG 'Alain Elkann'

We are delighted to publish Alain Elkann's interview which appeared in his weekly column in La Stampa on Sunday 15th April.Mr Elkann and Mr Barberis Canonico are both friends and supporters of Anderso... Read More
We are delighted to include excerpts from the latest Alain Elkann interview.  Mr Elkann,  a long time friend and kind customer of the bespoke shop, talks to another great champion of craftsm... Read More

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Last week was the Golden Shears competition, which pits apprentices and tailoring students around the country against each other. Apparently there were 80 entries, and I got through to the last 24 tha... Read More
When I get a suit down to put together, one of the first things I have to do is assemble the various parts of the canvas. The canvas that we put in our coats is made up of three different parts: hairc... Read More
For the last 18 months Matthew, Max and I have been working on completing our ABC Level 3 diploma in bespoke tailoring.The course consists of two main units:Unit one deals mainly with various working ... Read More
The Master Tailor Benevolent Association (MTBA)’s annual dinner was a couple of weeks ago. It was the first time I’d ever been – though I’ve gone to the summer party a couple o... Read More
I have been working under Les as a coat cutter for over a year now and one of my favourite parts of the bespoke process it striking in. Les has spent a lot of time showing me how to strike in correctl... Read More