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Ermenegildo Zegna | Winter 2017

By Alex Noble

This collection was Alessandro Sartori’s first since being appointed as creative director of Ermenegildo Zegna, and it’s safe to say the chap didn’t disappoint. In a collection that sought to merge intensely artisanal and resolutely contemporary ideas, Sartori mastered a show that showcased pieces of exquisite tailoring, which would remain steadfast for a chap that […]

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Pitti Uomo 91: 10 Street Style Looks

By Rashpal Amrit

Here are a selection of our favourite street-style images captured at Pitti Uomo 91 by Rashpal Amrit:

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LFWM: Private White V.C AW17

By Adam

Converting to androgyny for AW17, Creative Director Nick Ashley sought inspiration from Private White V.C.’s female customers for this season’s collection. Using fabrics and cloths Private White V.C. has developed and adopted itself, the AW17 collection will include double cloth, double face cloth and will briefly flirt with ripstop Ventile. The star of the collection […]

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Shooting on the Streets of Florence

By Adam

I’ve just been out to Pitti Uomo 91 with fellow Dapper Chapper Rash. We were out there on a content mission for luxury tailor Clements and Church, whom you’ll be familiar with by now if you’v been following us for a while. They made my wedding suit which caused quite a stir in the summer […]

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Axel Arigato: Classic Sneakers With The Cool Swedish Twist

By Adam

At Dapper Chapper we have done our fair share of shout-outs for Swedish fashion brands that continue to push the boundaries and set the bar for others to follow, so excuse us for doing it again. This time in the shape of the very cool Axel Arigato sneaker brand. Hailing from Gothenburg, Axel Arigato, does […]

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Brunello Cucinelli AW17 lookbook

By Adam

Just sit back and enjoy!

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LFWM: Chester Barrie AW17

By Gary Dennis

The Chester Barrie presentation on the weekend of LFWM is always one of the events that The Dapper Chapper looks forward and their AW17 collection no certainly no exception with several outstanding pieces on show. Held in the opulent surroundings of Smith & Wollensky, Chester Barrie once again brought their unique blend of classic Hollywood style […]

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LFWM: Maharishi AW17

By Gary Dennis

For their AW17 presentation, Maharish showcased a military-heavy themed collection entitled ‘Tour D’Afrique’. The stimulus of the collection is routed in the politics of African colonisation and and the interplay between Chinese and US occupation of different parts of the Sub-Saharan, making for a collection with Eastern and Western influences. Gallery by Dapper Snapper Rashpal Amrit Pieces […]

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LFWM: E. Tautz AW17

By Gary Dennis

The AW17 collection from E. Tautz showcased fine tailoring as ever. Shades of olive green, grey, tan and charcoal provided the general pallet in a collection entitled ‘Scarecrows’. The title could not of been more apt as the models appeared dishevelled in their window-pane check suits, wool blazers and oversized coats. Tweeds, herringbones and checks also […]

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Tinie Tempah debuts at LFWM with What We Wear AW17

By Gary Dennis

LFW ambassador, Tinie Tempah, made his fashion debut by showcasing the AW17 collection for his brand; What We Wear. The collection re-designs classical street-wear in a simple, monochromatic style. Sheen-like materials used for the tracksuit bottoms are paired with a boxy plain white tee.  The contradiction of the silken fabric on the traditional 90s sweatpant silhouette demonstrates where the collection […]

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LFWM: Casely-Hayford Autumn Winter 2017

By Adam

The Autumn Winter 2017 Casely-Hayford collection celebrated the 30-year career of Creative Director Joe Casely-Hayford and draws from the collection archives of the 80’s, 90’s and early 00’s highlighting the facets that have shaped his handwriting. (Gallery shot by Dapper Snapper Rashpal Amrit) As with many of the brands showcasing at LFWM, alongside the menswear, this […]

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Xander Zhou AW17 LFWM

By Gary Dennis

Xander Zhou presented their new AW17 collection for LFWM at the BFC Show Space and Dapper Chapper was in attendance. To mirror the season, outerwear was heavily involved; trench coats, long leather jackets and shearling coats were shown in a variety of colours and textures. Cropped knitwear was on show also, this was layered with […]

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Timex – Weekender Fairfield

By Rashpal Amrit

Timex Weekender Fairfield range is one of newest additions to the Timex family, based on the popular Weekender 40 and Weekender Chronograph. The watch boasts a contemporary aesthetic with great detailing and quality to match. It’s very hard to find a watch at the 60 pounds price point which does as much as this Timex. […]

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Van Loon Sport Launch Event – Chel-Ski

By Rashpal Amrit

Last week we attended an event hosted by Van Loon Sport, who are an independent ski fashion studio, designing for a new generation of skiers. Established by Greg Stidolph in 2014, the brand was born out of Greg’s frustration with the luxury ski-wear market. Stale design choices and unexciting garments had filled the market space, […]