Tag: Menswear

June 27, 2009 / Beauty
June 23, 2009 / Menswear

Mr. McQueen’s menswear for Spring 2010 is all about well thought-out chalk-strokes, rough edges and tatters, making for a surprisingly polished,…

May 11, 2009 / Déjà Vu
May 10, 2009 / Collections

“I would go out tonight…but I haven’t got a stitch to wear…” When the ’80s were good, they were very, very…

May 3, 2009 / Collections

All this recent talk of prints and Princes reminded me of the regal state of menswear lately.

Old world princes are to be had whether it’s Rajput or recent influence. Raghavendra Rathore has the lineage – both royal and rag-trade. His family origins date back to the maharajahs of Jodhpur and he’s trained at Parsons, having worked for DKNY and Oscar de la Renta before launching the Rathore Jodhpur label in the mid ’90s.

Indian Prince at Rathore Jodhpur AW09
Modern Indian Prince at Rathore Jodhpur AW09
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The Maharajah of Nawanagar, b. 1872
Etro's Rock and Roll Regalia
Etro's Rock and Roll Regalia
Etro embellishes their modern heir to the throne with rock and roll cool and colour. Bhupendra Singh of Patiala shows off rocks of a different nature during his reign from 1900-1938.
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Bhupendra Singh Maharajah of Patilia, b. 1891
February 23, 2009 / Oscars 2009
February 23, 2009 / Oscars 2009