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Spoke: It’s All About the Fit

By Adam

If you like what you read then DAPPER25  gets you £25 off your first order, minimum purchase of £75. When it comes to personal style and ensuring one looks ones best, it’s All About the Fit. No three (OK, four) words are more important when creating an outfit that seriously works because frankly, if your clothes don’t […]

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McAlson Swim Shorts – Perfect for Summer 2018

By Alex Noble

When going on holiday, many chaps don’t count swim shorts as a holiday essential; in fact they’re often seen as an afterthought, and something to buy on the cheap – you may want to rethink this tactic.  Dressing for the beach, or pool is not an easy thing to do for us blokes – we have one […]

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Mr Motif Pocket Squares

By Alex Noble

Some chaps like to dress functionally; you know the Asics Trainers with tailoring, Cargo pants with a million different pockets kind of looks; and I get it…In fact, no, I don’t. Frankly, it looks appalling and for me, style should never be sacrificed for functionality.  I imagine functional dressers become especially unstuck when it comes to […]

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Dressing for a Summer Party with M&S

By Adam

Unlike our European comrades, we’re sadly not blessed with guaranteed blue skies, warm seas or scorching temperatures during BST. Many UK-based Chappers also aren’t filled with the knowledge or ability to successfully innovate an eye-catching and seasonal outfit, especially for more formal occassions such as a garden party or wedding. Fear not, we’re here for you. Whether you’re […]

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Introducing Arcminute

By Adam

Finding emerging fashion brands is a part of the job we love here at The Dapper Chapper. As ever, with our ears and noses to the ground, we have unearthed another ‘one-to-watch’ in the form of exciting new urban streetwear brand ArcMinute. Before we wax lyrical, Arcminute is fine angular measurement. Angular elements, clean lines and […]

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Don’t Fear the Roll Neck – New & Lingwood

By Alex Noble

Remember the milk tray man? Everyone loved him and I can assure you it wasn’t just for the chocolate he delivered – he looked sharp A.F. due to his slick ensemble, which included…a roll neck.  I’ve said it before and I’ll say it again, ‘Tis the season of the roll neck.’ Whatever the occasion, whatever […]

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Crombie: The World’s Finest Overcoats

By Adam

Last month we were approached by legendary British brand, Crombie, to style and blog about their coats. Naturally, I put my hand up for this one because Crombie comes with quite the reputation and I’ve always admired the brand, admittedly from afar, until now. The Crombie story is really quite special. For starters, few brands […]

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Luxury Boxer Shorts for Gentleman: McAlson Review

By Adam

This week we’ve been fortunate enough to get our hands on McAlson’s luxury boxer shorts and we’re seriously impressed with what we’ve found. Developed from some of Europe’s finest cottons, the undergarments effortlessly combine style and comfort in a way that we’ve never encountered before. Incorporating a unique and revolutionary cotton inside support, the boxers […]

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London Fashion Week Men’s – St James’s Catwalk Show

By Robert Etheridge

The Great ‘blink and you miss it’ British Summer is the perfect opportunity to refine your wardrobe lightness and elegance; brighter colours and textures as well as new patterns and shapes. With the hazy June days of lighter nights, summer parties and of course adventures overseas ahead of us, it’s time to refresh. Conveniently enough, […]

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Christopher Kane Autumn/Winter 2016 Menswear Collection

By Michelle Connolly

Christopher Kane Autumn/Winter 2016 Menswear Collection Making a sharp departure from their slimmer tailoring of past seasons, the relaxed, oversized collection that takes its inspiration from sports and workwear. Kane says of the collection “A wardrobe of new, casual luxury without formalwear. I wanted something strong and tough – but made sophisticated and wearable. I […]

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Gieves & Hawkes LCM AW 16

By Rashpal Amrit

The AW16 collection warrants a new direction for Gieves & Hawkes, gone is the Fall’s dark and slick mood. This collection is more about the the modern British gentleman’s lifestyle. The looks are paired down to more casual clothes which still ooze luxury, but in a more considered manner. What stands out is the youthful […]

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OLIVER PEOPLES

By Tom Jones

Oliver Peoples has to have one of the most unusual establishing stories I’ve ever heard.  Usually a brand, particularly in Britain, was established in the year dot by a man who, often, would name it after himself. Usually, the company would then produce a range created, or at least designed, entirely by themselves   Not so […]

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RICHARD ANDERSON X BARRY KAMEN LOOKBOOK

By Adam

Opening its doors in 2001, Richard Anderson’s tailoring house was the first of its kind to open on London’s iconic Savile Row in fifty years. Whilst upholding the uncompromising level of tailoring craftsmanship synonymous with the Mayfair street, Richard Anderson modernizes discerning design for the fashion forward gentleman. The house has teamed with artist Barry […]

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Salvatore Ferragamo – Spring Summer 2015

By Adam

Salvatore Ferragamo’s Spring 2015 collection seeks an idea of sentimental elegance made of recollections and dignity. A focus on lightness by removing weight from matter, thickening the optical effect of weaves and graphics, which merge into a dynamic and deliberately imperfect visual texture. Expert Italian tailoring, an intrinsic part of the house’s DNA, is combined […]