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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, […]

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Lavenham Jackets

By Gary Dennis

Winter is here, we cannot deny it. But even though the days of travelling to and from work in the miserable dark are upon us, this does not mean that we cannot dress for the occasion to, in turn, bring a slice of sunshine to our lives. For the Dapper Chapper, that means turning to quality jacket […]

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The Future is Bright for J Lindeberg

By Adam

2017 will mark the 20th anniversary of established contemporary Swedish clothing brand J Lindeberg and a new dawn in its heritage with a series of forward-thinking collections. Founded in 1996 by former Diesel marketing director Johan Lindberg, the brand became one of the leaders of the now world-renowned Swedish design aesthetic, sitting alongside the likes […]

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Brunello Cucinelli Spring Summer 2017

By Adam

Today we were sent the latest looks for one of my favourite Italian designers, Brunelli Cucinelli. Here’s a sneak of the Spring Summer 17 Lookbook: Visit: www.brunellocucinelli.com

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Mr James Tailors

By Alex Noble

Is there anything more empowering than strutting your stuff in a fully bespoke suit, accurately tailored to your body? It seems these days that so many chaps out there are obsessed with the headline acts when it comes to their suits, and are determined to force themselves into a waist size too small, or smash […]

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Henry J Socks – Subscription Service

By Rashpal Amrit

Henry J Socks feature brightly coloured men’s socks and boxers for everyday wear. The brand also offers a subscription service, so will never run out of your daily essentials. Available in bright colours, plain and patterned, there’s definitely something to suit your taste. I love the fact the brand also offers a ‘Socks Reunited’ service, […]