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LUXURY CLOTHING HANDBOOK SPRING/SUMMER 2013


INTRODUCING THE GUIDE TO THE WORLD’S BEST DESIGNERS FOR THE MOST DISCERNING GENTLEMEN; A PLACE IN WHICH THE TRADITION OF BESPOKE CLOTHING AND HABERDASHERY THRIVES. IT IS A CELEBRATION OF GREAT ST YLE AND ELEGANCE FOR SOPHISTICATED DRESSERS WHO WANT THE FINEST OF EVERYTHING FROM LUXURY CLOTHING TO THE MOST MAGNIFICENT ACCESSORIES. OUR C AREFULLY CURATED COLLECTIONS FROM THESE DESIGNERS REINFORCE BOYDS AS THE PREEMINENT FASHION L ANDMARK. WE HAVE THE L ARGEST COLLECTION OF LUXURY CLOTHING IN THE PHIL ADELPHIA AREA, AND A SELECTION THAT RIVALS MOST MEN’S STORES WORLDWIDE.

AND OF COURSE, SERVICE THAT IS SECOND TO NONE.

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LUXURY IS PL AYING A KEY ROLE IN OUR GLOBAL ADVENTURE THIS SEASON! THE COLLECTION FEATURES LIGHT WEIGHT FABRICS INCLUDING SILKS AND SILK BLENDS CREATING SOFT, COMFOR TABLE SILHOUETTES, DEFINING THE RHY THM FOR THE SEASON. THE COLORS - FROM BLUE TO BRILLIANT WHITE AND ALL OF THE JEWEL TONES IN BETWEEN, MAKE MANY SPORADIC BRIGHT APPEARANCES THROUGHOUT THE COLLECTION WITH, OF COURSE, A FOCUS ON PRINTS - MANY TRADITIONAL PAISLEY’S AND SOME REINTERPRETED BECOMING MORE MODERN IN FEELING.

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O F

I MAG I N AT I ON

KEAN ETRO IS THE MENSWEAR DESIGNER, ALTHOUGH THE DEFINITION OF A DESIGNER IS TOO TIGHT FITTING FOR HIM. HE WOULD PREFER T O B E A S S O C I A T E D W I T H T H E I D E A O F A N I M P, A F A N T A S Y C R E A T U R E T H A T D I S C O V E R S A N D R E D I S C O V E R S B R A N D N E W I D E A S . K E A N ’ S IDEA IS TO ALWAYS SEEK TO EVOKE A SMILE OF SURPRISE AND THE SURPRISE OF A SMILE. HE IS ONE OF THE FEW DESIGNERS THAT MAKE HIS MODEL S SMILE WHEN THEY COME OUT ON THE RUNWAY! IT IS FITTING THAT THE ETRO LOGO IS A PEGASUS. IT’S THE MY THOLOGIC AL WINGED HORSE. IT’S THE IDEAL TRAVELLING COMPANION WHICH TAKES YOU BEYOND ALL BOUNDARIES ON THE WINGS OF IMAGINATION.

the PEGASUS


OBSESSION for DETAILS

ISAIA IS A LUXURY BRAND THAT MEN WITH PERSONALIT Y AND TASTE GRAVITATE TOWARDS. WITH AN OBSESSION FOR DETAILS, EACH PIECE INCORPORATES THE ESSENCE OF S AR TORIAL TRADITION RE-INTERPRETED IN A CONTEMPORARY WAY. IS AIA OFFERS THE COMPLETE WARDROBE

FOR

THE

MODERN

GENTLEMAN. A

MAN

WHO

IS

PASSIONATE,

SOPHISTICATED,

AND

CHARMING

IN

AN

UNCONVENTIONAL

WAY. A TRUE MAN. THE BRAND’S CORE PHILOSOPHY REVOLVES AROUND THE APPRECIATION OF NEAPOLITAN HERITAGE COMBINED WITH A MODERN OUTLOOK. ITS SUCCESS IS DUE TO THE ABILITY TO REINTERPRET THE CONCEPT OF HISTORY AND TRADITION, AND TO COMBINE THE ANCIENT S AR T ORIAL NEEDLE- AND-THREAD CULTURE WITH CUTTING-EDGE TECHN OLOGY, CONS TANTLY SEEKING T O INN OVATE IT S DESIGNS.

THE ESSENCE OF SARTORIAL TRADITION RE-INTERPRETED IN A CONTEMPORARY WAY STANDING AT THE HELM OF THIS EVER-GROWING EMPIRE OF SARTORIAL REFINEMENT IS GIANLUCA ISAIA, WHO HAS BROUGHT A SENSE OF MODERNIT Y AND COOLNESS T O THE BRAND. CONTINUOUSLY SHUTTLING BET WEEN AMERIC A , ITALY, RUSSIA , CHIN A AND J APAN, IS AIA HAS SINCE BECOME A R E F L E C T I O N O F G I A N L U C A H I M S E L F, A M A N W H O S P L I T S M O S T O F H I S T I M E B E T W E E N H I S H O M E I N N A P L E S , W H E R E F A M I LY A N D T R A D I T I O N R U N DEEP AND NEW YORK, THE EPICENTER OF A MODERN LIFEST YLE. GIANLUCA HAS FOUND A UNIQUE NICHE WITH HIS CONTEMPORARY YET TRADITIONAL GARMENTS. HIGH-TECH FABRICS AND HIGH-FASHION DESIGNS COUPLED WITH THE TRADITIONAL HANDCRAFTED TAILORING OF NEAPOLITAN TRADITION, AND THE WORLD’S MOST LUXURIOUS CLOTHES ARE JUST A FEW OF THE ELEMENTS THAT CONTRIBUTE TO THE PHENOMENON THAT IS ISAIA.

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EXCELLENCE and INNOVATION FROM ONCE A SMALL ROMAN ATELIER TO A NOW GLOBAL LUXURY LIFEST YLE BRAND, BRIONI INSPIRES TIMELESS E L E G A N C E T H E W O R L D O V E R . F O U N D E D I N R O M E I N 19 4 5 B Y I T A L I A N C R A F T S M E N W H O S H A R E D A P A S S I O N FOR EXPER T TAILORING AND HIGH QUALIT Y MADE-T O-MEASURE, BRIONI IMMEDIATELY GARNERED S TRONG INTERN ATION AL APPEAL. S TILL RENOWNED TODAY FOR AN UNPARALLELED CRAFT SMANSHIP THAT MAKES IT S WEARERS “ONE OF A KIND”, BRIONI WAS RECENTLY N AMED THE MOS T PRES TIGIOUS MEN’S FASHION L UXURY BRAND IN THE UNITED STATES BY THE LUXURY INSTITUTE OF NEW YORK. USING NOTHING BUT THE FINEST MATERIALS, EVERY BRIONI PRODUCT MERGES TRADITION AND MODERNIT Y TO SERVE THE 21ST CENTURY MAN . VIA THE BRIONI SCHOOL OF TAILORING IN PENNE IN THE ABRUZZO REGION OF ITALY, THE BRAND IS ENSURING THAT IT S HERITAGE AND KNOW -HOW ARE PASSED DOWN FROM ONE GENERATION TO THE NEXT, SUSTAINING A CULTURE OF INNOVATION AND INTEGRIT Y AT ALL LEVELS OF THE CUSTOM TAILORING PROCESS.

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O F

A

K I N D

THE BRIONI MAS TER TAILORS ARE HIGHLY COMMITTED T O TAILORING EXCELLENCE AND INNOVATION, STRIVING TO ACHIEVE THE MOST PERFECT AND IMPECC ABLE FIT. BRIONI IS PROUD TO COUNT MANY WORLD LEADERS, BUSINESS EXECUTIVES AND SARTORIAL INFLUENCERS AS ITS CUSTOMERS OVER THE DECADES.


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F O R S P R I N G 2 013 , M A S S I M I L I A N O G I O R N E T T I T U R N E D T O T H E C I T Y O F L O S A N G E L E S F O R I N S P I R A T I O N . ALIVE THAT

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COLLECTION

MONOCHROMATIC

LOOKS ARE JUXTAPOSED AGAINST STARK WHITE SUITS THAT SERVE AS A BL ANK CANVAS FOR BOLD VIBRANT BRUSH STROKES. A COLLECTION FOR THE MAN WHO FINDS BEAUT Y IN DESIGN, GIORNETTI WEAVES

TOGETHER

AR T,

STYLE,

ENERGY

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COLOR

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CULTURE

AND

HISTORY

PROFESSIONALISM,

QUALITY

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OF

SUITS

ARE C AREFULLY MADE BY HIGHLY SKILLED ITALIAN CRAFT SMEN WELL VERSED IN THE TRADITION OF FINE TAILORING.

PAIRED WITH LEADING EDGE TECHN OLOGY, SOPHIS TIC ATED MANUAL SKILL S ARE ACQUIRED FROM ONGOING AND THOROUGH IN-HOUSE TRAINING. ITALIANS DESIGN, CUT, AND S TITCH ALL GARMENT S AND CONS TANTLY S TRIVE T O ACHIEVE THE HIGHES T QUALIT Y PRODUCT. ALL OF C AN ALI’S FINES FABRICS COME FROM BIELL A , ITALY; AND ALL MATERIAL S USED FOR A SUIT’S INNER, LINING AND BUTT ONS ARE MADE IN ITALY. MATERIAL S, WEAVES AND PATTERNS ARE OFTEN CREATED EXCL USIVELY FOR

CANALI.

THIS

ENSURES

ALL

PRODUCTS

ARE

THE

HIGHEST

QUALIT Y,

CONSIS TENTLY

INNOVATIVE,

AND

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WITH

CREATIVIT Y

T O DAY T H E B U S I N E S S I S O P E R AT E D BY T H E T H I R D G E N E R AT I O N O F T H E C A N A L I FA M I LY, B U T CO N T I N U E S T O B E G U I D E D BY C R E AT I V E F L A I R AND A UNIQUE VISION OF MEN’S ELEGANCE. INNOVATION TO ACHIEVE AESTHETIC PERFECTION, CONSTANT RENEWAL OF ST YLES, INFINITES C ARE OVER THE TINIEST DETAIL, AND USAGE OF SUPERIOR QUALIT Y FABRICS ENCOMPASS C ANALI’S IDEALS OF TAILORING. THROUGH THIS, C ANALI’S FINE ARTISAN SKILLS HAVE EVOLVED TO FORM A SUCCESSFUL, MODERN BUSINESS WHILE RETAINING ITS ORIGINS.

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T R U S S I N I I S 10 0 % I TA L I A N . L O C AT E D I N N O R T H - C E N T R A L I TA LY, T H E T R U S S I N I FA C T O R Y E M P L O Y S A B O U T 10 0 S K I L L E D D E S I G N E R S , TA I L O R S , S E A M S T R E S S E S A N D A R T I S A N S . I T ’ S A M O D E R N FA C I L I T Y A L L O W I N G FOR PRECISION AND CONSIS TENCY IN PATTERN MAKING, CUTTING, ASSEMBLY AND FINISHING. EXCL USIVE SUIT JACKET S AND SPORTCOAT S FEATURE LUXURIOUS FABRICS AND HAND-CRAFTED DETAILS THROUGHOUT.

100% ITALIAN. L A U N C H E D I N T H E U . S . I N 19 9 8 , T R U S S I N I H A S Q U I C K L Y B E C O M E A R E S P E C T E D A N D N A T I O N A L L Y R E C O G N I Z E D FINE ITALIAN TAILORED CLOTHING BRAND, KNOWN FOR EXCEPTIONAL QUALIT Y AND UNSURPASSED VAL UE. T O MAINTAIN IT S EXCL USIVIT Y, IT C AN ONLY BE F OUND IN 50 OF THE BES T MEN’S SPECIALT Y S TORES IN THE COUNTRY. BOYDS HOUSES THE L ARGES T SELECTION OF TRUSSINI IN NOR TH AMERIC A .

exceptional QUALITY


SOME DESIGNERS MAY CL AIM THEIR GARMENT S ARE WORKS OF AR T, BUT GIORGIO ARMANI C AN PROVE IT: AS THE ONLY FASHION DESIGNER T O HAVE HIS OWN EXHIBIT AT T H E G U G G E N H E I M M U S E U M , H E I S L I T E R A L LY I N A C L A S S B Y H I M S E L F. C O M B I N I N G T H E PRECISION OF A SURGEON AND THE EYE OF AN ARTIST - HE BOTH STUDIED MEDICINE AND DABBLED IN PHOTOGRAPHY IN HIS YOUTH - ARMANI REVOLUTIONIZED POPULAR ST YLE IN T H E 19 7 0 s W I T H H I S F O C U S O N C A S U A L E L E G A N C E , A N D H A S I N F L U E N C E D H O W W E D R E S S E V E R S I N C E . A T A G E 74 , H E I S S T I L L A V I T A L F O R C E I N F A S H I O N - B U T R E F U S E S T O R E S T ON HIS ACCOLADES.

UNDERSTATED ELEGANCE WHEN GIORGIO AND SERGIO GALLEO TTI F OUND THE COMPANY, GIORGIO KNEW ONLY THAT HE HAD DEFINITE IDEAS ABOUT HOW CLOTHING SHOULD SUIT THE WEARER AND THAT A

eye of an ARTIST

REL AXED ELEGANCE WAS NEEDED IN FASHION. HE WANTED A SENSE OF THE INDIVIDUAL, AND LITERALLY T OOK ALL THE INSIDES OUT OF A TAILORED JACKET T O MAKE SOMETHING THAT WAS ENTIRELY NEW. SOMETHING THAT JUS T RESON ATES QUIETLY T O BRING OUT THE WEARER’S INNATE CONFIDENCE.


ATTENTION

TO

DETAIL

IS

WHAT

HAS

TURNED ETON INTO ONE OF THE WORLD’S FINEST

SHIRT

MAKERS.

FOUNDED

IN

19 2 8 B Y H U S B A N D A N D W I F E A N N I E & DAVID PETTERSSON, ETON’S DEDICATED BELIEF IN QUALITY AND CRAFTMANSHIP HAS HELPED SPREAD THEIR STORY FROM THE SMALL VILLAGE OF GÅNGHESTER IN THE WEST OF SWEDEN TO SOME OF THE WORLD’S MOST EXCLUSIVE STORES.

L O Y A L... T ODAY,

ETON

IS

STILL

RUN

BY

THE

PETTERSSON FAMILY AND REMAINS LOYAL TO ITS HERITAGE AS A SPECIALIST SHIRT MAKER.

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I T B E G A N I N 19 5 0 , W H E N R O B E R T T A L B O T T P A C K E D H I S F A M I LY I N T O A F O R D S T A T I O N WAGON AND LEFT A SUCCESSFUL WALL STREET CAREER FOR THE PRISTINE SPLENDOR OF C ALIFORNIA’S CENTRAL COAS T; S TARTING A NEW LIFE IN THE MAGIC AL TOWN OF C ARMEL. THERE, THE ENTREPRENEURIAL SPIRIT TOOK HOLD WHEN HIS WIFE AUDREY’S TALENT FOR HAND SEWING COLORFUL BOW TIES SPARKED A BUSINESS IDEA IN ROBERT’S MIND, GIVING BIR TH TO THE CL ASSIC AMERIC AN BRAND WE KNOW TODAY AS ROBER T TALBOTT. THE COMPANY FLOURISHED AS THE EXCLUSIVE LINE OF FINE NECKWEAR EXPANDED OVER THE ENSUING DECADES INTO SHIRTS, JACKETS, SPORTSWEAR, ACCESSORIES, AND WOMEN’S WEAR.

W ELCOME T O THE NEXT CHAPTER THE MOST INSPIRED ROBERT TALBOTT COLLECTION YET. THE BRAND FOUND INSPIRATION IN THE N ATURAL BEAUT Y OF THE MONTEREY PENINSUL A , FROM A DAY OF GOLF AT PEBBLE BEACH TO THE DRAMATIC COASTLINE DOTTED WITH ICONIC LOCALES. INCORPORATING THE FINEST FABRICS WITH EXCLUSIVE PATTERNS AND DESIGN, THE RESULT IS A COLLECTION THAT CRAFTS A NEW VISION WHILE REMAINING TRUE TO THE ROBERT TALBOTT VALUES.


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F O U N D E D I N 176 0 A N D P A S S E D F R O M F A T H E R T O S O N , T H E H O U S E O F C R E E D I S T H E W O R L D ’ S O N LY P R I VAT E LY H E L D L U X U R Y F R A G R A N C E DY N A S T Y T H AT H A S S E R V E D M O R E T H A N 10 R O YA L HOUSES AND THE DISCERNING PUBLIC FOR OVER 250 YEARS. BASED IN PARIS, THE COMPANY TODAY IS LED BY OLIVIER CREED- SIXTH GENERATION MAS TER PERFUMER, AS WELL AS SON, ERWIN CREED- RISING SEVENTH GENERATION AND FUTURE HEAD OF THE HOUSE. CREED IS FAMOUS FOR UNRELENTING HIGH STANDARDS WHEN IT COMES TO FRAGRANCE CREATION.

H O U S E

O F

C R E E D

MR. CREED TRAVELS THE GLOBE SEARCHING FOR THE PUREST ESSENCES TO COMPOSE HIS MASTERPIECES AND IS THE INDUSTRY’S STRONGEST PROPONENT OF NATURAL INGREDIENTS IN FRAGRANCE. CREED EMPLOYS THE INFUSION TECHNIQUE (WHICH HAS BEEN ABANDONED BY THE MODERN INDUSTRY), WEIGHING, MIXING, MACERATING, AND FILTERING EVERY THING BY HAND. AND, IN KEEPING WITH ITS ARTISANAL PRACTICES, CREED ALSO USES METHODS OF HAND PRODUCTION, SO NO T WO BO TTLES ARE EXACTLY THE S AME. FOR THESE REASONS, CREED HAS A LOYAL CLIENTELE THAT INCL UDES ROYALT Y, HOLLYW OOD S TARS, POLITIC AL LEADERS, LEGENDS IN BUSINESS, SPORTS, MUSIC AND THE FINE ARTS, AS WELL AS DISCERNING MEMBERS OF THE PUBLIC WHO VALUE BEAUT Y AND QUALIT Y IN SCENT.

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IT WAS IN THE 20’S WHEN ALFREDO SCUDERI OPENED A SMALL TAILOR’S SHOP IN ROME, PRODUCING MEN’S S U I T S , J A C K E T S A N D T R O U S E R S S T R I C T LY H A N D - M A D E T O T H E B E S T I T A L I A N T R A D I T I O N S . I N 19 5 3 , H I S CHILDREN, INHERITING THEIR FATHER’S AR T, DECIDED T O BRING A CHANGE APPLYING ALL THE TECHNOLOGIC AL INNOVATIONS, BUT WITHOUT EVER ABANDONING THE TAILOR MADE LOOK. HOWEVER IT IS IN THE 90’S WHEN THE THIRD GENERATION, LED BY STEFANO SCUDERI, GIVES A BOOST TO THE VITERBO BRAND, EXPORTING IT THROUGHOUT THE WORLD. AS S TEFANO SCUDERI THE PRESIDENT HIMSELF PUT S IT, THE BUSINESS HAD ALL THE C ARDS T O SUCCESSFULLY REPRESENT “MADE IN ITALY” THROUGHOUT THE WORLD, ENCOMPASSING THE ITALIAN CONCEPT AND CREATIVIT Y, AS WELL AS TAS TE F OR TRADITION AND T OP QUALIT Y PRODUCT S.

DEDICATED WITH PASSION

3rd GENERATION

THE CUS T OM MADE SUIT HAS ALWAY S BEEN THE S TRENG TH OF THE SCUDERI BRAND. IT ONLY TAKES T WELVE DAY S BET WEEN RECEIVING THE ORDER AT THE FACTORY AND SENDING THE FINISHED PRODUCT TO THE CUSTOMER, BE THEY IN ITALY OR IN ANY PAR T OF THE WORLD. AS SCUDERI EXPL AINS “OUR EXPERIENCE AND MANUAL SKILL S ARE OUR ADDED VALUE, YOU C ANNOT IMPROVISE NOR IS ANY THING INVENTED IN OUR SECTOR.” A STORY OF DEDIC ATION AND GROW TH, THE SCUDERI FAMILY IS HONORING THE ENTERPRISING EFFOR T S OF SEVERAL GENERATIONS.


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the TEMPLE

THE TEMPLE.

THAT’S WHAT EVERYONE C ALLS IT: THE TEMPLE TO FINE TAILORING. T WO YOUNG ENTREPRENEURS NAMED JACOB

FREEMAN AND JEREMIAH HICKEY BUILT IT IN THE EARLY YEARS OF THE 20TH CENTURY IN ROCHES TER, NY. THEIR PL AN WAS T O BRING HIGH-QUALIT Y HAND-TAILORING TO MEN FROM COAS T TO COAS T. AS THEY ENVISIONED IT, A HICKEY FREEMAN SUIT WOULD BE A TES TAMENT TO BOTH THE DELIC ATE AR TIS TRY OF HAND-CRAFT SMANSHIP AND THE S TEADY CONSIS TENCY OF MODERN TECHNOLOGY. THEIR IDEA TURNED INTO AN EPIC AMERIC AN SUCCESS S TORY. MEN OF S T YLE AND ACHIEVEMENT HAVE, FOR GENERATION AFTER GENERATION,

TURNED

TO

HICKEY

FREEMAN

FOR

AUTHENTICITY

AND

QUALIT Y,

ELEGANCE

AND

INNOVATION.

THEY

STILL

DO.

PINNACLE OF AMERICAN TAILORING TAILORS FROM AROUND THE WORLD GATHER IN ROCHESTER’S SARTORIAL SANCTUARY TO SET SLEEVES AND STITCH COLL ARS AND ROLL L APELS. EACH TAILOR HAS A DIFFERENT SPECIALT Y, BUT THEY ALL SHARE A COMMON GOAL: T O CREATE SUIT S THAT REPRESENT THE VERY PINN ACLE OF AMERIC AN TAILORING. ELEGANT FABRICS HAVE BEEN WASHED IN THE MOUNTAIN S TREAMS OF THE BIELL A REGION OF N OR THERN ITALY, WHICH HAS GIVEN THEM AN EXQUISITE SOFTNESS. THE HICKEY FREEMAN TEAM S TAY S IN CLOSE CONTACT WITH THE MOS T PRES TIGIOUS WEAVERS IN ITALY AND THE UNITED KINGDOM, WORKING WITH THESE MILLS TO MAKE SURE THAT ALL FABRICS ARE DEVELOPED TO HICKEY FREEMAN’S EXCLUSIVE AND EXACTING SPECIFIC ATIONS. THINK OF IT AS SARTORIAL MASTERY MATCHED WITH HIGH-TECH INGENUIT Y: HICKEY FREEMAN SUITS ARE CUT USING TODAY’S S TATE-OF -THE- AR T METHODS, AND YET THEY UPHOLD THE S TANDARDS OF THE WORLD’S MOS T REVERED BESPOKE TAILORS.

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RAVAZZOLO REPRESENTS THE HEIGHT OF EXCELLENCE IN THE ITALIAN TAILORING CULTURE, SYNONYMOUS WITH E L E G A N C E , Q U A L I T Y, C A R E , A N D R E F I N E M E N T . B O R N I N 19 5 9 F R O M A P R E V I O U S A R T I S A N T R A D I T I O N T H A T B E G A N FOUR GENERATIONS EARLIER, THE MAIN GOAL OF THE RAVAZZOLO FAMILY HAS ALWAY S BEEN THE S AME; T O PURSUE THE SEARCH FOR A HIGH QUALIT Y PRODUCT THAT THROUGH THE YEARS HAS ACHIEVED A LEADING ROLE IN THE FIELD OF MEN’S CLOTHING, BOTH ON AN ITALIAN AND AN INTERNATIONAL LEVEL.

PRESTIGIOUS & COMPLETE RAVAZZOLO NO T ONLY CREATES SUIT S, JACKET S, TROUSERS, AND OVERCOAT S OF HIGH QUALIT Y TAILORING, BUT IS AL SO RECOGNIZED BY THE MARKET AS A PRES TIGIOUS, HIGH FASHION PROPOS AL. EXPER TLY TAILORED MADET O-MEASURE RAVAZZOLO JACKET S AND SUIT S ARE DIS TRIBUTED THROUGHOUT THE WORLD ONLY IN DIRECT AND HIGHLY SPECIALIZED S T ORES DEDIC ATED T O MEN WHO ARE MORE SENSITIVE T O ELEGANCE AND S T YLE. RAVAZZOLO MAINTAINS A CONSTANT PRESENCE IN THE WARDROBE OF MEN DRESSED WITH ELEGANCE AND ST YLE.

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COLLECTIONS, JAN LESLIE CONTINUALLY REJUVEN ATES AND REDEFINES MENS WEAR, NO MATTER THE SEASON.

HER SIGNATURE HAND-PAINTED ENAMEL PIECES IN PARTICUL AR, OFTENTIMES LIKENED TO

PAINTINGS, REPRESENT THE ESSENCE OF THE DESIGNER HERSELF: ARTFUL, UNIQUE AND INSPIRED.

“MY COLLECTIONS ARE DESIGNED FOR THE DISCRIMINATING FEW AROUND THE WORLD WHO REFUSE TO SETTLE F OR ANY THING LESS THAN THE FINES T IN QUALIT Y, AND LIKE THOSE INDIVIDUAL S, I WILL NEVER COMPROMISE.” -SCOTT KAY

ROBIN ROTENIER IS AN INNOVATIVE PARIS-BORN DESIGNER.

“I AM A STORYTELLER, AND I LOVE TO

EXPRESS MYSELF IN THE JEWELRY I CREATE.” ROBIN C ARVES HIS MODELS, AND EACH PIECE IS FINISHED BY HAND, DISTINGUISHING IT FROM MACHINE-MADE ITEMS. IT IS ROTENIER’S PASSION FOR DESIGN AND ATTENTION T O DETAIL THAT TRULY SET S HIS WORK APAR T.

FOR OVER T WO-DECADES, ATL ANTIC-CIT Y BASED BAADE II HAS CRAFTED A SMALL BUT VERY EXCLUSIVE COLLECTION OF HANDMADE PERSON AL JEWELRY, MUCH OF WHICH ARE LIMITED EDITION DESIGNS. THEIR REPUTATION CONTINUES T O BE BUILT ON THE HAND-FIRED AND BRILLIANTLY COLORED TRUE, VITREOUS HAND-ENAMELED CLOISONNE AND CHAMPIEVE DESIGNS.

1. J an Le sl i e p e n g u i n $ 3 9 5 , tur tle $ 3 9 5 ; 2. S cot t Ka y bl u e s apph i r e / dia m o nd $1955 , r o se g o l d/ s te r l i n g s il ver $ 3 3 5 ; 3. Ro bi n Rote n i e r b u t to n $ 3 4 5 , bo ne $ 3 4 5 ; 4. B aade I I v i t r e o u s e n am e l in yellow/ bl u e $ 4 2 5 , c o r al / bl u e $ 4 2 5

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WITH A TRADITION OF PERSONAL SERVICE AT THE HIGHEST LEVEL, BOYDS TAKES PRIDE IN FOCUSING ON YOUR INDIVIDUAL NEEDS. COMPLIMENTARY CUSTOM ALTERATIONS* WE WILL CUSTOMIZE THE FIT OF EVERY THING FROM DENIM AND SPORT SHIRTS TO DESIGNER SUITS AND S P O R T C O A T S . W I T H O V E R 4 0 O N - S I T E E U R O P E A N T A I L O R S , U S I N G O L D - W O R L D C R A F T S M A N S H I P, E A C H GARMENT IS CUSTOMIZED FOR YOU.

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