Bespoke Tailors’ Benevolent Association Summer Party

The world of British tailoring flocked to the Merchant Taylors’ Hall, London, in July for the annual Bespoke Tailors’ Benevolent Association Summer Party. With everyone looking elegantly cool, tailors, cutters and apprentices made the most of the warm, Summer evening to catch up with friends… Read More

The Golden Winner

Winner of this year’s Golden Shears award is golden boy Joe Holsgrove, 20 year old trainee at Denman & Goddard, who managed to triumph over strong competition from a highly talented field of young tailors. The Golden Shears competition takes place every two years and… Read More

Golden Fleece in Savile Row

In the beginning there was the sheep. From the sheep came the fleece, from which came the trade upon which England’s wealth is based, and which is why the Speaker in the House of Lords still sits upon a wool-stuffed cushion, the Wool Sack, to… Read More

An Evening of Wine and Song

That fine Australian wine house Penfolds teamed up with the Royal Opera House to put on an evening of quite sensual pleasure at Somerset House, that grand old building beside the Thames. Penfolds must be credited as one of the great wine makers that ensured… Read More