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OHW? Shoes

By Adam

Our recent trip across the pond to New York found Dapper Chapper in a bit of a quandary. It was freezing cold but we didn’t want to lose face by covering up to look like an extra from Planes, Trains and Automobiles. The cold streets of NYC can be unforgiving, especially if you have a […]

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British Fashion Council and River Island present Fashion Film

By Rashpal Amrit

Following the RI Design forum and Torne de Transmission collection launch, The British Fashion Council and River Island hosted Fashion Film at The BFC Show Space as part of London Fashion Week Men’s. The following 3 designers films were shown: River Island Design Forum x Tourne de Transmission “The film concept started with the collection TDT created […]

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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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Bass Weejuns: The Original Penny loafer

By Adam

From being a staple part of the mods attire in the 1960’s through to a must have for today’s city boys, the penny loafer has been a global attraction since the 1930s. US shoemaker G.H. Bass & Co was there from the very start, commissioned to design the shoe in 1936 following the lure to […]

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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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LFWM: Harrys of London’s AW17 Collection

By Adam

After shooting the Mr Jones Double Monk Suede Sneakers last month for our Instagram and the blog, we were excited to see what Harrys of London had to offer for AW17. The theme was sporty-futuristic which was backed up throughout the collection by the introduction of metallics and fabrics inspired by technology. The shoes are […]

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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 […]