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MWD: LIGHTEN UP

20.04.14

Take your sartorial cue from the spring’s lighter mood and let your wardrobe follow suit. For SS14 lighten up by wearing barely-there pastel shades from head-to-toe.

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HOW TO DRINK: WHISKY COCKTAILS

19.04.14

During our recent Personal Tailoring Evening our friends at Chivas Regal were on hand to treat guests to their aged whiskies which provided the perfect thirst quencher for some of the city’s most stylish gentlemen.

Inspired by the evening, in pursuit of the perfect tipple for the modern man we visited Opium in London’s Soho where we asked Drinks Master Bruce Govia to devise the ultimate cocktail menu. The result was a masterclass in mixing which delighted the palette.

To drink how we drunk discover the menu’s recipes and methods below.

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WHAT’S IN THE BAG? BUCKETS & SPADES

17.04.14

To tie in with our SS14 menswear collection’s spirit of travel and leisure, throughout the season we’ll be asking key menswear bloggers how they pack for their holidays.

To that end we asked Matthew Pike (aka the blogger behind Buckets & Spades) how he’d fill our Channing 24 Hour Holdall.

Read on to find out how Matthew ensures that he stays practical and stylish while on the move.

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OUR EASTER BREAKS

16.04.14

As the long weekend stretches out ahead of us, Reiss HQ is buzzing with Easter plans.

With the majority of the office fleeing London and heading north, south, east and west. We caught up with the team and asked them how they’re spending their four-day break.

 

 

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ALL THE FUN OF COACHELLA

15.04.14

Your instagram feed was filled with palm trees, impossible sunsets, boho babes and a huge ferris wheel over the weekend thanks to America’s most fashionable festival, Coachella.

Today, we hear from our festival-goer and guest blogger, Gregory of Dowtown Dava, as he tells us of pool parties, Katy Perry and festival good vibes.

Curb your jealousy if you can for five minutes, read on and wish your way there.

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A GENTLEMEN’S EVENING IN NYC

14.04.14

To celebrate the arrival of Reiss Personal Tailoring at our Bleecker Street Store in New York, we invited some of the city’s best dressed men to enjoy an evening of wet shaves by Ludlow Blunt, shoe shining by A Shine & Co, hats by Goorin Bros, drinks courtesy of Classic Malts, and of course, all our very latest tailoring designs for SS14.

The result? An impossibly well dressed evening which celebrated all things sartorially sharp.

 

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MWD: BEST FOOT FORWARD

11.04.14

Our favourite shoes styles for SS14 will see you through all manner of sartorial scenarios. In this week’s menswear diaries discover the history behind each shoe, and why we’re wearing them right now.

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SLIM’S RIVIERA AT GETTY IMAGES GALLERY

08.04.14

Our SS14 collection takes inspiration from the glamorous mid 20th century Riviera lifestyle, so we were thrilled to attend the Slim’s Riviera exhibition at the Getty Images Gallery.

Showcasing some of the photographer’s lesser seen works, the exhibition revealed a world of glamorous luxury of days gone by, read on to see what we saw.

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OUR TOP 10: APRIL

06.04.14

Discover the events, places, eateries and items that Reiss HQ are coveting for April.

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WHAT’S ON: DURING APRIL

05.04.14

Stuck for where to eat, what to see, and what to do? Map out your April with a little help from our guide to the month’s cultural highlights.

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OUR COACHELLA GUEST BLOGGER

04.04.14

We’ve teamed up with Gregory Davalos of blog Downtown Dava ahead of next weekend’s Coachella festival.

The lifestyle entrepreneur, Los Angeles native and general man about town is set to offer us an inside look at all the fashionable happenings in and outside of the Coachella Valley Music Festival. 

Here, he talks us through the collaboration.

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COACHELLA FESTIVAL – WHAT TO WEAR

02.04.14

One of our biggest wardrobe influences for spring/summer is the carefree style of the festival season.So, to inspire our own festival ensembles we asked achingly cool blogging duo Anything & Everything L.A (AKA Blake Scott & Ash Tianah) to show us what they’ll be wearing to Coachella Festival 2014.

The result? Sunshine style which fuses Reiss’ British sensibility with an L.A state of mind.

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MARK WRIGHT WEARS REISS

01.04.14

Mark Wright wore the Temple jumper and the Fife monk strap shoes from our menswear collection when out and about in London.

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HELLO APRIL

01.04.14

It’s hard not to be enthused about April’s arrival. Temperatures are slowly rising, evenings are rapidly lightning, Easter will soon be upon us – even the odd shower won’t dampen our rampant enthusiasm for spring’s first fully-fledged month.

Read on to discover our visual moods for April.

 

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MWD: THE TAILORING GUIDE

28.03.14

Discover the finer details of suiting by visiting our new Tailoring Guide. From a sartorial glossary to the specifics of each of our suit styles, it’s a must-read for fans of sharply-cut style.

This week’s Menswear Diaries explores all the essential rules for achieving top-to-toe tailored perfection.

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FILMED ON THE RIVIERA

27.03.14

Our own-going love affair with the Riviera shows no sign of waning.

It was the picturesque setting for our SS14 campaign shoot and video, and we’re not the first to use its beautiful backdrop in a cinematic sense.

Here are our top six films filmed on the French Riviera during the Fifties and Sixties.

 

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STYLE ICON: PAUL NEWMAN

26.03.14

For the SS14 menswear collection our design team repeatedly visited the theme of elegant vacation style from days gone by.

Few men so perfectly embodied this insouciant – yet considered – cool as well as Paul Newman did.

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STYLE WELL TRAVELLED: MR BOY

25.03.14

A theme which inspired our design team throughout the creation of the SS14 menswear collection was the style of travel and leisure.

Read on to find out how London-based blogger Karlmond Tang (aka Mr Boy) ensures that he travels and relaxes in style, in the first of our Style Well Travelled series.

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MEET OUR CAMPAIGN MODEL: JULIEN

23.03.14

We caught up with our SS14 campaign model, Julien Sabaud, to gain an insight in to a day in his life, how he’ll be dressing this season and where he’ll spend his holiday time.

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HIS AND HERS LEATHER

22.03.14

We’re huge fans of fashion blogger, Rebecca of Raspberry Rouge here at Reiss. After battling it out in our blogger battle last spring to reporting for us from Paris Fashion Week this season, she rocks Reiss very well.

And now she’s got her boyfriend in on the act too… Check out their his and hers leathers.