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Fratelli Rossetti: Italian Elegance in the Kingdom of Time…

My dear fashionistas and travellers, welcome to the first special fashion story I prepared for you during my magical adventure in Jordan. Fashion stories will not follow the topics of the travelogue, so there will be, as always, separate topics where I will try to show you the beauty of Jordan through some other “fashion side”.

In today’s fashion story we will enjoy the beauty of sunset in Wadi Rum together with our new Italian friend Fratelli Rossetti. Before starting today’s post, I would like to thank the Jordan Tourism Board – Visit Jordan for the kind invitation and the amazing experience to get to know the culture and customs of Jordan better.

The topic of today’s fashion story will be a well-known Italian footwear brand that I’m sure is recognizable to everyone because of its comfortable shoes that are made of the highest quality materials. Fratelli Rossetti footwear is fantastic for the reason that this brand makes classic shoes that are elegant and simply iconic, shoes for all times!

What is the story of this brand? In the middle of the 20th century, more precisely in 1945, Mr. Renzo Rossetti started his story from scratch, where he worked alone to cut leather for several types of sports shoes. His shoes were sold at the famous Brigatti store in Milan, one of the few remaining stores of its kind in the city. After a few years, Fratelli Rossetti saw success, but, wanting to develop further, they transferred the brands and equipment for this special production to Atala Sport in Padua.

So they decided to start their story again from the beginning and decided to switch to the production of classic shoes. Those were the years between 1952 and 1957, which witnessed the orientation and acquisition of new skills in the creation of women’s ballet flats and elegant, simple men’s footwear characterized by extremely flexible and high-quality workmanship. All this led to the creation of a small collection of men’s shoes with contours that differed from the various styles sold at the time. Renzo Rossetti consequently engaged in work that demonstrated his aesthetic sense and artistic perfectionism.

The story of the Fratelli Rossetti company is an inspiring story of a successful Italian family business that opened its doors in 1953. This is not just an ordinary business story, but a family story: the founder, Renzo Rossetti, and his wife, Lisetta, were dedicated to their work all their lives.

The company Fratelli Rossetti is currently run by the second generation of the Rossetti family, the brothers Diego, Dario and Luca, who, due to their different roles and by developing their own different skills, have successfully brought their company to its 60th anniversary, always in search of quality and united by their passion with strict respect for tradition.

Diego joined the family business in 1978, dealing with the commercial aspects, especially the development of export markets and the expansion of the single brand retail network in Italy and abroad. Under his leadership, the Fratelli Rossetti company was the first Italian fashion brand to open a boutique on Madison Avenue in New York. Today he is the president of the company. In addition to a successful business career, Mr. Diego is intensely interested in photography and devotes a lot of time and attention to charitable activities.

Dario began working in the styling department in 1981, a natural progression from his art education and college courses in shoemaking. An art lover who collects antiques and a passionate collector of vintage cars, he enjoys visiting exhibitions and unusual markets, always looking for inspiration for new creations to enrich the new Fratelli Rossetti collections.

In the 1990s, even before graduating from Bocconi University in Milan, Luca was already involved in the management side of the business, constantly striving to make significant improvements to the company’s processes. Today, in the capacity of general director, he is particularly involved in marketing and collection development. He believes in constant training and innovation, necessary for the fashion sector if it wants to create new trends. Luca is a person who has a great love for travel and is also an avid marathoner: he travels around the world to participate in international marathons.

Diego, Dario and Luca are the new generation leading the Fratelli Rossetti company today, true to tradition but also embracing the new, inevitable changes that keep Fratelli Rossetti at the top of the fashion industry.

Fratelli Rossetti has a long tradition of “big little innovations”. In this company, tradition and quality have always gone hand in hand with insatiable curiosity and commitment to innovation. From the introduction of tassels and the invention of shoes designed to be worn without socks, to stylistic innovations and the launch of the “masculine” style, to the application of colors in unique chromatic shades. It was Renzo Rossetti who emphasized the importance of embracing new materials, styles and shapes: back in the 60s, he was already experimenting with different color combinations on leather. Today, the company continues its research and development activities thanks to the knowledge of its craftsmen and the creative spirit of the styling department.

Fratelli Rossetti in its collections for men has timeless classic iconic models that you can find all year in their offer, some of the models are: Brera, Brera Sport, Hobo Sport, Yacht and La Giusta.

In today’s post I present you one of the Brera models. How did this model get its name? Brera is the “art district” of Milan, where in the 60s sculptors, painters and writers tried to leave their mark, with new languages ​​and new forms. Its liberal and open atmosphere inspired the creation of the “Brera”, the fringed moccasin, a style revolution just beginning to rediscover its love of life. Like an artistic composition, Brera combines different materials and colors. This special mix of materials and shapes makes the moccasin one of the most successful chapters in Fratelli Rossetti’s history.

This model of the Brera moccasin you can see on me in today’s post is made of soft, finely finished open weave leather with evenly spaced holes on the upper. Special high-quality workmanship. These shoes have a leather sole.

If you want to stay updated and find out which models of shoes and accessories the Fratelli Rossetti brand has in its offer, visit their official online store and follow them on social networks Facebook and Instagram.

This unusual adventure and unforgettable experience with the sunset in the magical Wadi Rum was completed by my friends from the Loro Piana brand who made this experience in Jordan more beautiful for me with their products.

You have seen the Loro Piana brand on the Mr.M blog so far, and I think there are no more words left to describe the quality and beauty of the creations of this famous fashion house that is part of the LVMH group.

The shirt is made of silk and baby cashmere, while the trousers are made entirely of the finest linen, which is the best friend you can have when the temperatures are high! For the end, I left a beautiful Loro Piana leather belt that went perfectly with the loafers and that fact made me happy because it’s usually harder to combine leather colors, when it comes to different brands.

OUTFIT

Polo T-Shirt: Loro Piana

Trousers: Loro Piana

Belt: Loro Piana

Watch: Armand Nicolet

Loafers: Fratelli Rossetti

Armand Nicolet is one of the few independent watch brands that is still active in the territory of Bern and in Tramelan itself, known for its traditional watchmaking. The company has adopted the latest methods of work, while respecting the oldest watchmaking tradition. The entire process of creating and manufacturing Armand Nicolet watches takes place within the company from creative vision, design and production process to quality control. This independent method of production provides an unrivaled guarantee of quality. The company guarantees a perfect product, a watch that every satisfied customer will proudly wear on their wrist.

In today’s post, I present you a watch from the M02 collection with a mechanically automatic mechanism with chronographic and date functions. Model A844AAA-AG-M9742 has caliber AN500 (based on VAL 7750 or SW-500 modified according to Armand Nicolet brand specifications). The case is made of the highest quality stainless steel. Guilloché decorated dial 42 mm diameter with applied indexes and Arabic numerals.

if you want to know more details about this unusual brand of watches, read one of my previous fashion stories on the blog by clicking on this link.

Techical Information

  • Case Size: 42mm without crown
  • Case Thickness15mm
  • Movement: Mechanical, automatic with a power reserve of 46 hours
  • Calibre: AN500
  • Dial: Guilloché decorated dial with applied Arabic figures and indexes
  • Case Material: Stainless steel 316L
  • Glasses: Sapphire crystal with antiglare treatment and sapphire crystal on see-through screwed back
  • Bracelet: Stainless steel 316L bracelet
  • Water Resistance: 10 ATM / 100 Meters

If you want to be updated and find out which models Armand Nicolet has to offer, visit their Official Online Store and follow them on the social networks Facebook and Instagram.

My dear fashionistas, we have come to the end of this first special fashion story from Jordan where we discovered together the beauty and splendor of true Italian elegance with the famous luxury brands Loro Piana and Fratelli Rossetti, the Swiss watch brand Armand Nicolet, partners with whom fashion stories are a real adventure. I sincerely hope you got some inspiration for your ideal summer outfit! See you soon and continue our fashion adventures on the Mr.M blog! How did you like my outfit today?

I really tried my best to prepare today’s post with lots of love and I hope you like it!

If you have a question, comment, suggestion or message for me, you can write me down in the comments. Of course, as always you can contact me via mail or social media channels, which you can find on the CONTACT page. See you soon, stay tuned!

Best,
Mr.M

This post is sponsored by Loro PianaFratelli Rossetti and Armand Nicolet brands and represents my personal and honest review of their products.

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MALO: An Extraordinary Italian Story about Cashmere with a long Tradition…

My dear fashionistas, welcome to a new fashion adventure on the Mr.M blog. Today we will introduce you to a new Italian brand that makes amazing cashmere products for all seasons. This story will give the insight how you can look fashionable and stylish for all seasons and be prepare for hot and warm spring-summer or cold and rainy autumn-winter season.

You all know that I am a big fan of well designed and extraordinary quality knitwear and I always try to show you some of the best brands that I am sure you will always find for yourself and your beloved ones the most beautiful great knitwear, clothing and accessories to complete any outfit.

Today’s story will be dedicated to a brand that has changed many things in the fashion industry, especially in the world of knitwear – Malo.

Malo (derived from the Latin ego mālō, meaning “I prefer”) is a famous Italian luxury brand of cashmere, which was launched exactly 50 years ago by the brothers Alfredo and Giacomo Canessa in 1972 in Florence. All Malo products are exclusively made in Italy. Their collections are seasonal and distributed through a direct sales network that includes Malo stores, multi-brand stores and specially selected luxury department stores in different parts of the world.

Choosing Malo products means prioritising the quality of the most noble materials, high craftsmanship and artistic forms, absolute standards of excellence linked to a long artisanal tradition in creating unique garments, made to last over time.

The Malo brand has been developing since its inception and has perfected its products while improving its image policy to conquer the American market. The creative direction of the brand is followed by important fashion names such as Gianni Bugli, Tommaso Aquilano and Roberto Rimondi, Alessandro Dell’Acqua, Saverio Palatella, Fabio Piras. The first appearance was in New York in 2006, which was a great success with the press and international buyers. Anna Piaggi defined the Malo brand during an interview with the British newspaper The Telegraph as “the best producer of cashmere in the world.”

Malo sweater is an exclusive piece that should be used and left for generations to come, that way you will understand that it is the product you are looking for. Materials and form are always connected, from the choice of raw material to spinning, from dyeing to turning the yarn into a product, each Malo cashmere sweater has almost fifty years of history and will continue to evolve while respecting tradition.

Every step is subjected to constant checks carried out by Malo company’s expert teams, because this is the key to success and excellent results are achieved. So true that Malo bases its production on artisan processing techniques handed down over the centuries. There is no stage of production that can be fully entrusted to a machine or a computer, certain stitches, a certain loop or complex processing can only be done by the hands, experience and skills of highly specialized craftsmen.

The turning point in the modern history of the brand is the year 2019, which marks a new course for the historic Florentine brand, because in life our roots are the past, and the future is made for dreams. Today, the company is returning to its first love, the premium cashmere knitwear that made it famous worldwide, and aims to take the brand beyond knitwear into a pret-a-porter line where the same effects can be created in different fabrics.

Handmade knitwear is the pride of the Malo brand, it takes eight to sixteen hours to make one garment, an alchemy that transforms precious fibers into very soft fabrics and then into sweaters by the skilled hands of specialized artisans. Superior materials in combination with rigorous craft techniques guarantee exceptional aesthetic results and absolute comfort, the Malo sweater was created to be worn and passed on to new generations. Cashmere in its purest form is actually one of the most resistant yarns in nature, how soft it is, how durable it is, how strong it is, it must be respected, taken care of, appreciated for its unique qualities, for the sensations it gives to the skin that go straight to the heart.

The Malo brand has been dedicated to developing the art of fine knitwear for generations, each garment is entirely produced in Italy in Campi Bisenzio in Tuscany and in Borgonovo Val Tidone in Emilia Romagna, regions that are the repository of a long artisanal tradition at the heart of Made in Italy. The finest yarns arrive clean in the company’s laboratories through a completely transparent supply chain, from green Mongolia to the icy steppes of the Andes mountains to Italian factories, every step is subject to constant checks. Absolute quality is the first selection criterion for Malo, then it will be the experience, skill and careful eye of craftsmen dedicated to turning precious yarns into exceptional garments.

Why is the Malo brand so special? When buying any luxury product, the after-sales support and services provided by the brand are very important and that is why the Malo brand has developed a special service for its customers called “Malo Forever“.

Every item that comes out of the Malo Workshop is made to last. The art of the Florentine laboratory perfectly made in every single detail, after which the story of the new owner will make it unique. Whether you opt for a cozy sweater, a warm wrap scarf, a gift, a gift, worn over and over again, everyone has that special item of clothing that can bring back memories or stir up forgotten emotions.

Malo offers its customers several services of manual repair of branded items of all materials, whether they are made of wool, cashmere or any other natural fiber. If well maintained, high-quality knitwear can last for decades, and Malo’s professional regeneration service is part of the Malo product care process.

The most precious objects are made to last, they are a part of one’s life, like any other element of memory. In the Malo laboratories, every detail is taken care of: each garment will be carefully inspected, mended, washed only with very mild soaps that will make the fibers even more sensitive to the touch. After washing, the garment will be “shaved” to remove the “bunch” that has built up over years of use. At this stage, the entire garment will be carefully combed by hand. Each item of clothing is renovated by Malo expert craftsmen and your product is ready for a new life.

How can you take advantage of this “Malo Forever” service? This service can be used by bringing the item of clothing you want to regenerate to one of the Malo boutiques. Malo staff will be happy to take it over, from in-store delivery all the way to the hands of a Malo Craftsman to work their magic.

In today’s post you have the opportunity to see two special pieces from the latest men’s Malo Spring – Summer 2022 collection that are my favorites this season. The sweater is perfect for the man who pays attention to details and leaves nothing to chance. This unusual Malo kiwi green sweater is a perfect example of the care and dedication of Malo artisans. This sweater is made of 50% cashmere and 50% cotton.

The second piece from today’s post is the Malo navy joggers pants in 100% soft cashmere. It can be worn as a sporty piece, but for moments of relaxation, when we want to achieve a look of relaxed and casual sporty elegance. The quality is felt at the first touch, but not only that, but also the craftsmanship of the workers is hidden in every detail.

If you want to be up to date and find out which models the brand Malo has in its offer from the men’s and women’s collection, visit their official online store and follow them on the social networks Facebook and Instagram.

Armand Nicolet is one of the few independent watch brands that is still active in the territory of Bern and in Tramelan itself, known for its traditional watchmaking. The company has adopted the latest methods of work, while respecting the oldest watchmaking tradition. The entire process of creating and manufacturing Armand Nicolet watches takes place within the company from creative vision, design and production process to quality control. This independent method of production provides an unrivaled guarantee of quality. The company guarantees a perfect product, a watch that every satisfied customer will proudly wear on their wrist.

In today’s post, I present you a watch from the M02 collection with a mechanically automatic mechanism with chronographic and date functions. Model A844AAA-AG-M9742 has caliber AN500 (based on VAL 7750 or SW-500 modified according to Armand Nicolet brand specifications). The case is made of the highest quality stainless steel. Guilloché decorated dial 42 mm diameter with applied indexes and Arabic numerals.

if you want to know more details about this unusual brand of watches, read one of my previous fashion stories on the blog by clicking on this link.

Techical Information

  • Case Size: 42mm without crown
  • Case Thickness15mm
  • Movement: Mechanical, automatic with a power reserve of 46 hours
  • Calibre: AN500
  • Dial: Guilloché decorated dial with applied Arabic figures and indexes
  • Case Material: Stainless steel 316L
  • Glasses: Sapphire crystal with antiglare treatment and sapphire crystal on see-through screwed back
  • Bracelet: Stainless steel 316L bracelet
  • Water Resistance: 10 ATM / 100 Meters

If you want to be updated and find out which models Armand Nicolet has to offer, visit their Official Online Store and follow them on the social networks Facebook and Instagram.

OUTFIT

Sweater: Malo

Jogging Cashmere Pants: Malo

Watch: Armand Nicolet

Sneakers: Bally

Everyone who follows the Mr.M blog knows that I am a big fan of beautiful shoes, regardless of whether they are sports sneakers or elegant shoes, I always try to pay maximum attention to fashion details such as shoes. Today we are meeting again with a famous Swiss fashion brand whose creations I adore and I was very excited to see how Rhuigi Villaseñor will revolutionize the history of this brand as the new creative director. For all the people who are not familiar with the work of this fashion genius, Rhuigi is the founder of the famous luxury street fashion brand called Rhude.

Bally will always be true to its Swiss heritage and tradition, but as you can see modernization is the key to the success of global brands and that is why the Bally brand is at the very top of the fashion industry.

The sneakers that you have the opportunity to see in today’s post are from the latest Bally collection, the Demmy model that has won the hearts of fashion lovers for its unusual sporty elegance that it radiates. The Demmy sneaker offers a mixed media variation on the design of the same name. They are made of tan leather and white mesh, with contrast details in orange. The rubber sole and technical outsole speak of Bally’s inspiration for “fashionable” running.

My dear fashionistas, we have come to the end of this special fashion story where we discovered together the beauty and brilliance of the true elegance of Italian knitwear with the famous luxury brand Malo, the Swiss watch brand Armand Nicolet and the Swiss luxury brand Bally, partners with whom fashion stories are a real adventure. I sincerely hope you got some inspiration for your ideal outfit! See you soon and continue our fashion adventures on the Mr.M blog! How did you like my outfit today?

I really tried my best to prepare today’s post with lots of love and I hope you like it!

If you have a question, comment, suggestion or message for me, you can write me down in the comments. Of course, as always you can contact me via mail or social media channels, which you can find on the CONTACT page. See you soon, stay tuned!

Best,
Mr.M

This post is sponsored by MaloBally and Armand Nicolet brands and represents my personal and honest review of their products.

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VENTCOUVERT: Timeless French Leather Elegance that comes from the City of Iconic Fashion…

Dear my fashionistas, I hope you are well and ready for a new fashion adventure on Mr.M blog. Today’s fashion story will be dedicated to the piece of clothing that we all have in our wardrobe, and that is the famous leather jacket. Today, it is difficult to find a nice quality jacket, which can last more than a couple of seasons, because a leather jacket is sometimes a real investment that can remain for generations to come. When you buy a classic model of leather jacket, which has a true timeless elegance and which is made of the highest quality leather, then you can be sure that you will have the best fashion friend for the lifetime!

Today I want to present you a famous French brand that is well known for its exceptional leather and fur jackets and coats that have timeless elegance – VENTCOUVERT.

This is not a story about an ordinary brand, this is a story about true love for leather and refined French aesthetics. The VENTCOUVERT brand was created out of a great love for quality and natural materials by two brothers Laurent and Patrick Taïeb in Paris in 1986. Their goal was to create a brand of affordable elegance with exceptional quality promises. In the top quality of its materials such as leather, shearlings and other materials, this brand gives an example of what an urban look should look like for each of us. Whether we hide inside of us a person who is fond of rock culture, glamor, gentle tones, tucked-in style, sensual cuts, whether you are a woman or a man, each VENTCOUVERT piece expresses the true modernity of style with the passion of hand-sewn model.

This brand creates a unique chemistry between the craft charm of leather processing and the person who wears their pieces. VENTCOUVERT is a generous and environmentally conscious brand, where one of the founders, Laurent Taïeb, focuses exclusively on the development of innovation and the highest quality production of leather pieces. For this brand, fashion is more than life, it is love wrapped in the soothing spirit of the golden age of fashion, refined chic and French elegance.

VENTCOUVERT nurtures his love and passion for materials. Leather as a raw material is noble, natural, beautiful with all its imperfections. Their expert team chooses leather exclusively of the best quality, a tenderness that you can feel at the first touch. How can we distinguish between summer and winter materials? In summer, the best type of leather is goat’s perforated suede leather is the right choice, while in winter, in addition to basic jackets and parkas, shearlings wrap you in a world of warmth where there is no place for winter.

Like all well-known fashion houses, VENTCOUVERT in his own Parisian workshop, hand-shapes the contemporary workmanship of his pieces. The workshop is full of sketches, leather samples sorted by type and color, special leather cutting tables, sewing machines. VENTCOUVERT, in addition to true love, has many years of knowledge and skills that create extraordinary models of leather and fur jackets that make our lives more beautiful and interesting!

You can find this chic French brand at 109 Boulevard Beaumarchais, in the historical heart of the living and artistic Marais, which marked the childhood of the brand’s founder. Right here, in the charm of a paved courtyard, you are greeted by the authentic attic of the VENTCOUVERT fashion house on three floors: a workshop, an office, a showroom and a boutique. A space that is decorated on the model of a faithful original family spirit.

If you want to be up to date and find out which models the fashion house VENTCOUVERT has in its offer from the men’s and women’s collection, visit their official online store and follow them on the social networks Facebook and Instagram.

In today’s post, once again we are learning about one interesting brand of luxury knits, Drumohr. Excellence in the history of creating quality knitwear from 1770, a brand that originates from the Scottish plateau, where the Robertson family made their products with different types of materials that made garments warmer and more luxurious. The legacy of the brand continues in the 1960s, when Mr. Roberto Taffelli fell in love with a unique “razor blade” pattern and claimed to be the only reseller in Italy. From that moment on, the Drumohr brand became a reference for style and quality for a select clientele like the British royal family.

Over the years, Drumohr has collaborated with some of the most influential names in modern fashion, such as Colette Paris and Nick Wooster. His timeless sense of aesthetics and continuous research to use the finest materials have introduced the Drumohr brand to some of the best department stores around the world such as Lane Crawford in Hong Kong, Le Bon Marché, Beams, Harvey Nichols, Barneys New York and Excelsior Department Store in Milan.

Today, the brand produces its knits in Italy and specializes in making quality and luxury knits. Their clothing items are unique and iconic, a luxury that can be felt at the first touch, unique items that will enrich your life in the years to come.

In today’s post, I present to you the famous Drumohr sweater model, a classic striped multicolour sweater made of 85% cotton and 15% cashmere, long sleeves with a classic round neckline. This garment is a regular cut, it has recognizable Drumohr details such as: neckline, cuff and sleeve hem are made of one-color rib.

If you want to be updated and find out which models of knitwear the Drumohr brand has in its offer, visit their official online store and follow them on the social networks Facebook and Instagram.

A special news for all my readers, with the special code MarkoTadic10 you are entitled to a 10% discount on all Drumohr items on offer.

Armand Nicolet is one of the few independent watch brands that is still active in the territory of Bern and in Tramelan itself, known for its traditional watchmaking. The company has adopted the latest methods of work, while respecting the oldest watchmaking tradition. The entire process of creating and manufacturing Armand Nicolet watches takes place within the company from creative vision, design and production process to quality control. This independent method of production provides an unrivaled guarantee of quality. The company guarantees a perfect product, a watch that every satisfied customer will proudly wear on their wrist.

In today’s post, I present you a watch from the M02 collection with a mechanically automatic mechanism with chronographic and date functions. Model A844AAA-AG-M9742 has caliber AN500 (based on VAL 7750 or SW-500 modified according to Armand Nicolet brand specifications). The case is made of the highest quality stainless steel. Guilloché decorated dial 42 mm diameter with applied indexes and Arabic numerals.

if you want to know more details about this unusual brand of watches, read one of my previous fashion stories on the blog by clicking on this link.

Techical Information

  • Case Size: 42mm without crown
  • Case Thickness15mm
  • Movement: Mechanical, automatic with a power reserve of 46 hours
  • Calibre: AN500
  • Dial: Guilloché decorated dial with applied Arabic figures and indexes
  • Case Material: Stainless steel 316L
  • Glasses: Sapphire crystal with antiglare treatment and sapphire crystal on see-through screwed back
  • Bracelet: Stainless steel 316L bracelet
  • Water Resistance: 10 ATM / 100 Meters

If you want to be updated and find out which models Armand Nicolet has to offer, visit their Official Online Store and follow them on the social networks Facebook and Instagram.

When I posted the first pictures of this post on Instagram, many asked me about shoes. Most recognized the Christian Louboutin brand, but they weren’t sure what color it was! I got these shoes from my dear friends Mytheresa Man, a shopping platform. It is a model of Louis Orlato High-Top sneakers made of real python skin in shades of beige, taupe and gold. Sneakers welcomed their five minutes this summer when I got new summer items that I admit I chose based on these shoes!

OUTFIT

Leather Jacket: VENTCOUVERT

Sweater: DRUMOHR

Trousers: JACQUEMUS via Mytheresa Men

Watch: Armand Nicolet

High-Top Sneakers: Christian Louboutin via Mytheresa Men

*Special note for Drumohr products, with MarkoTadic10 you are entitled to a special 10% discount!

Dear my fashionistas, we have come to the end of this special fashion story where together we discovered the beauty and shine of true elegance of iconic French leather with luxury brand VENTCOUVERT, Swiss watch brand Armand Nicolet and French footwear brand Christian Louboutin via Mytheresa Men shopping platform which is the best place for real fashionistas. I sincerely hope you got inspired for some of your ideal outfit! See you soon and continue our fashion adventures on the Mr.M blog! How did you like my outfit today?

I really tried to prepare today’s post for you with a lot of love and I hope you will like it!

If you have a question, comment, suggestion or message for me, you can write me down in the comments. Of course, as always you can contact me via mail or social media channels, which you can find on the CONTACT page. See you soon, stay tuned!

Best,
Mr.M

This post is sponsored by VentcouvertDrumohrChristian Louboutin (Mytheresa), Armand Nicolet and Jacquemus brands and represents my personal and honest review of their products.

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One Fashionable Letter from Heart of Lithuania: From Vilnius with Love!

Dear my fashionistas and travelers, welcome to the new fashion adventure on Mr.M blog! I know you love my travel stories, so despite the bad weather in the Lithuanian capital, I tried to make at least one fashion story.

Today we will talk more about fashion, but if by any chance you want to remember the travelogue from Vilnius, the heart of Lithuania, you can read travelogues about this unusual city at the following links:

  1. Letters from Lithuania: Vilnius, the Pearl of the Baltic you will love!
  2. Letters from Lithuania: Vilnius, a City of Rich History and Fairy-tale Architecture…

I must be honest that I looked at the weather forecast several times before the trip to Lithuania, but I sincerely hoped that the weather would improve at least at some point during my stay in the heart of Lithuania, but all hopes sank with rain that did not stop falling… The highlight of this trip is that I “caught” a period of less than an hour to take pictures of my outfit.

Today’s outfit will be a combination of new pieces and some old ones that were dear to you and loved on the blog, so I hope we will remind you of some interesting brands that you liked to see on the Mr.M blog.

Since the weather in Lithuania was more similar to autumn – early winter in Germany, I decided it was safer to bring a winter jacket. Luckily, I wasn’t wrong, as you can see I also wore gloves, which you can notice how spring in the Baltics can be quite different than we can expect during the month of April…

As you know in fashion industry, winter jackets were big, quite bulky and heavy, while today it is completely different. Today, the mirror is of real quality when the jacket is light as a feather, and extremely warm and suitable for all winter conditions. So it is with my jacket – the parka I got from my friends from Paul&Shark. This is its 3rd season and I really have to praise this incredible jacket! We visited the coldest parts of the world together, including temperatures that went down to minus 25 in beautiful, but extremely cold St. Petersburg. We survived various rains and snows, but here we are still hanging out.

The new technologies of the Fill Power 700 and 900 from the Paul & Shark fashion house provide incredible comfort with excellent thermal properties, which allows the jacket to help you withstand even the lowest temperatures. Filling strength 700 and 900 denote the insulation strength by determining its weight-to-strength ratio: it is considered one of the best available jackets on the market, thanks to its high degree of thermal insulation compared to its size. Feathers create “small pockets of air” that create a thermal barrier, ensuring maximum protection.

Since I receive several messages and emails on a weekly basis with the questions: “Marko, do you really keep all these things and do you really wear them?”, I think you got my answer in today’s post. 🙂

There is no person in the world who can hide his joy when he feel the new Italian leather. Today we will meet again the Italian family workshop for handmade Restelli gloves, a place where the art, tradition and beauty of handicrafts meet every day, which is the true definition of the Italian style and way of life. Making gloves is not only a job but also a real art. After 100 years, passion, emotions, tradition and knowledge have been passed on to the third generation! Raffaella Restelli has fully accepted the challenges of the new fashion era in which the market and the way of selling have changed with deep respect and belief in tradition and love for masterpieces that last!

In today’s post, you have the opportunity to see Restelli gloves made of special deerskin. These luxury leather gloves are made of the highest quality leather. The lining of these gloves is made of cashmere. For my visit to Vilnius, I decided to take a walk in my navy blue gloves, which were extremely warm and a real fashion accessory for this unexpected “winter spring” in the Baltics!

Restelli gloves are not valued with money, but with tradition and history full of love and patience that are priceless.

One of the brands that has recognized positive energy and love for adventures and unusual journeys is the Swiss watch brand Certina. We have already met with this brand during the winter season on the Mr.M blog and if you are interested to know why this brand is so special and unique, read the story at this link.

Certina watches are known for their precision, reliability and sporty character. The sports watch brand has built an international reputation for quality Swiss workmanship, during its long history, which is more than 130 years long. Certina is a symbol of durability and longevity, which is why the mascot of the turtle armor brand symbolizes robustness and longevity – characteristics that all Certina watches, without exception. Therefore, it is no wonder that turtle armor has been a symbol of the brand since the 1960s. Today, the distinctive outline can still be found on almost every Certina watch, as well as on the brand logo. It evokes the exceptional endurance that characterizes every Certina watch.

Today, after 60 years, Certina DS Jubile adorns my hand. It is an unusual feeling when one such brand with unique watch designs is my new partner in my adventures. The watch you have the opportunity to see in today’s post is the DS Jubile model, which exists in two versions, the basic one with a steel bracelet and the other with a leather bracelet. This watch combines precious materials with maximum precision.

This elegant men’s watch is equipped with an 18K yellow gold frame. It is powered by an innovative PrecidriveTM quartz movement, whose precision and reliability are confirmed by COSC. The watch has a date display. The scratch-resistant sapphire crystal and stainless steel case make this watch durable and robust: the watch can withstand water pressures up to 10 ATM. Illuminated hands contrast with the background and thus always provide the best readability. The stainless steel bracelet, which is attached to the wrist together with the button, makes this model from Certina impressive!

Technical characteristics

Dial: analog with display of date,hour, minute and second, hands with luminous material. Bezel: 18k gold
Movement mechanism type: Quartz
Glass: Antireflection treatment on one side Sapphire crystal
Case: 316L stainless steel
Case diameter (mm): 40
Case thickness (mm): 7.75
Bracelet: 316L stainless steel
Water resistance: 10 ATM – 100m
Buckle: 316L stainless steel
Collection: Urban

Warranty: 3-Year Warranty

If you want to be updated and find out which models Certina has to offer, visit their Official Online Store and follow them on the social networks Facebook and Instagram.

This turtleneck sweater was your favorite because of the unusual color and it became very dear to me. Aida Barni turtleneck neon green color is made of 100% cashmere. A classic model with a zippered collar that is ideal for all occasions, whether it’s going to work or an casual city walk, this sweater is the right choice for every modern man with style. This sweater can be worn with classic trousers, but also with jeans, as I did in today’s post, to get an casual everyday look.

The Aida Barni brand was created as an artistic expression of the way of life and existence, the essence of unstressed chic, refined luxury. A collection for men and women dedicated to everyone who loves timeless and elegant knitwear that encompasses true elegance in the preciousness of materials, shapes and details.

The man who wears Aida Barni knitwear does not follow trends, but creates and adapts them to the needs of everyday life. The men’s collection is made up of cult clothing items of sentimental value, which evoke a healthy and environmentally friendly way of life. Fans of the Aida Barney brand love natural and fine yarns, enjoy comfort, but do not give up the elegance and sophistication of cuts and models.

A new fashion detail that you met almost on Mr.M’s blog is this unusual backpack from the Bank on the Road collection, which was made entirely in Italy. Ideal for people from the business world and leisure, able to satisfy any practical functional or aesthetic need. The convenient internal pocket allows you to charge your tablet and smartphone anytime, anywhere. Modern, elegant line of ranches, made of high quality and waterproof nylon with special attention to leather and metal details. The aluminum personalization is reminiscent of the innovative creativity of the FPM Bank collection.

FPM Milano luggage and accessories offers travelers convenience and style, all in one suitcase and backpack. Designed by Marc Sadler, these lightweight, aluminum-reinforced suitcases are inspired by antique suitcases, specifically designed to give you the endurance you need when traveling. The combination of Avante-Garde materials and motifs of Italian design, give these FPM suitcases a robust and safe look.

If you want to be updated and find out which models of suitcases and travel accessories the FPM Milano brand has in its offer, visit their official online store and follow them on the social networks Facebook and Instagram.

OUTFIT

Jacket: Paul&Shark

Backpack: FPM Milano

Sweater: Aida Barni

Jeans: Brunello Cucinelli

Gloves: Restelli

Scarf: Johnstons of Elgin

Watch: Certina

Boots: Etro

This colorful red fashion detail is a gift from my dear friends from Scotland – Johnstons of Elgin. The scarf is a famous Scottish print for which this exceptional country is famous.

My dear fashionistas, we have come to the end of this special fashion story where together we discovered the beauty and brilliance of some new pieces and pieces that we all gladly remember. I sincerely hope that you enjoyed the beauty of the pearl of the Baltic – Vilnius, as well as that you got inspiration for some of your ideal outfit! See you soon and continue our fashion adventures on the Mr.M blog! How did you like my outfit today?

I really tried to prepare today’s post for you with a lot of love and I hope you will like it!

If you have a question, comment, suggestion or message for me, you can write me down in the comments. Of course, as always you can contact me via mail or social media channels, which you can find on the CONTACT page. See you soon, stay tuned!

With Love from Lithuania,
Mr.M

This post is sponsored by Paul&Shark, Aida Barni, Brunello Cucinelli, Certina, Restelli, FPM Milano and Johnstons of Elgin brands and represents my personal and honest review of their products.

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Fashion Diaries: Vibrant Yellow Color will refresh your Wardrobe!

My dear fashionistas, I hope you are well and ready for a new fashion adventure. Today I will show you how you can refresh your wardrobe with a cheerful and vibrant shade of yellow!

In today’s post, we are again learning about one interesting brand of luxury knits, Drumohr. Excellence in the history of creating quality knitwear from 1770, a brand that originates from the Scottish plateau, where the Robertson family made their products with different types of materials that made garments warmer and more luxurious.

The legacy of the brand continues in the 1960s, when Mr. Roberto Taffelli fell in love with a unique “razor blade” pattern and claimed to be the only reseller in Italy. From that moment on, the Drumohr brand became a reference for style and quality for a select clientele like the British royal family.

Over the years, Drumohr has collaborated with some of the most influential names in modern fashion, such as Colette Paris and Nick Wooster. His timeless sense of aesthetics and continuous research to use the finest materials have introduced the Drumohr brand to some of the best department stores around the world such as Lane Crawford in Hong Kong, Le Bon Marché, Beams, Harvey Nichols, Barneys New York and Excelsior Department Store in Milan.

Today, the brand produces its knits in Italy and specializes in making quality and luxury knits. Their clothing items are unique and iconic, a luxury that can be felt at the first touch, unique items that will enrich your life in the years to come.

In today’s post, I present to you the famous Drumohr sweater model, a classic yellow model made of 100% cashmere, long sleeves with a classic round neckline. This garment is a regular cut, it has recognizable Drumohr details such as: neckline, cuff and sleeve hem are made of one-color rib.

If you want to be updated and find out which models of knitwear the Drumohr brand has in its offer, visit their official online store and follow them on the social networks Facebook and Instagram.

A special note for all my readers, with the special code MarkoTadic10 you are entitled to a 10% discount on all Drumohr items on offer.

Armand Nicolet is one of the few independent watch brands that is still active in the territory of Bern and in Tramelan itself, known for its traditional watchmaking. The company has adopted the latest methods of work, while respecting the oldest watchmaking tradition. The entire process of creating and manufacturing Armand Nicolet watches takes place within the company from creative vision, design and production process to quality control. This independent method of production provides an unrivaled guarantee of quality. The company guarantees a perfect product, a watch that every satisfied customer will proudly wear on their wrist.

In today’s blog post, I present you a watch from the latest MM2 collection with a mechanical automatic mechanism with chronographic functions.
Calibre AN200 (based on ETA 2824-2 or SV-200 modified according to the specifications of the Armand Nicolet brand). The case is made of the highest quality 316L stainless steel with a fixed stainless steel bezel. Dial with Arabic numerals with luminescent hands and markers. Date display at position 6 o’clock.The bracelet is made of durable and quality canvas.The bracelets are available in 3 colors: blue, black and earth color (khaki – dark yellow).

if you want to know more details about this unusual brand of watches, read one of my previous fashion stories on the blog by clicking on this link.

Technical Information

  • Case Size: 43mm without crown
  • Case Thickness: 12mm 
  • Movement: Mechanical automatic with a power reserve of 38 hours
  • Calibre: Date AN200
  • Dial: Dial with raised Arabic figures and indexes. Volcanic-sand finishing.
  • Case Material: Stainless steel 316L
  • Glasses: Sapphire crystal with inside antiglare treatment and sapphire crystal on see-through screwedback
  • Strap: Canvas strap with stainless steel tang buckle
  • Bracelet: Stainless Steel 316L bracelet on a butterfly buckle
  • Water Resistance: 10 ATM / 100 Meters

If you want to be updated and find out which models Armand Nicolet has to offer, visit their Official Online Store and follow them on the social networks Facebook and Instagram.

Today, for the second time on Mr.M blog, we have the opportunity to meet up with the Italian footwear brand that is at the very top in the fashion world – Alberto Fasciani. This famous Italian brand knows exactly what it represents and stands behind its exceptional handwork and top quality. They are proud of their unique tradition that they have adhered to since the first day the company was founded in 1950.

This Italian brand really deserves the highly sought-after quality trademark known as “Made in Italy”. This trademark signifies the quality, passion and originality of the Italian industry, which are certainly the words that describe this unique Italian footwear brand. Alberto Fasciani creates shoes and boots that are known around the world.

Mr. Alberto Fasciani is guided exclusively by one motto, which caught my attention: “Whoever wears my footwear must feel as if it belongs to him from the very first time, as if he spent his whole life with it.” This emphasizes the essence of the work of Alberto Fasciani, whose main goal is to create comfortable and high quality shoes for the most picky men with refined fashion taste who know what they want to wear on their feet.

In today’s post, I wanted to show you a special Alberto Fasciani boots made of embossed green calfskin. The name of this model is Quincy 17027 has a brown padded calfskin collar. The embroidery is done with classic hooks that otherwise adorn traditional hiking boots. The finish of the boots is handmade with a rubber sole. As for advice on choosing the ideal size, keep in mind that this shoe model is a little more comfortable than other models, so you can take a smaller number, but it is best to consult with the expert Alberto Fasciani team via email and expect their response as soon as possible. .

If you want to be up to date and find out which shoes Alberto Fasciani has to offer, visit their official online store and follow them on the social networks Facebook and Instagram.

A special surprise for all my readers, with the special code MRM10 you are entitled to a 10% discount on all Alberto Fasciani shoes in their official online store.

In today’s post, I wanted to show you the beauty of clothing items and fashion details of the GOBI Cashmere fashion house from Mongolia. Coats are timeless classics that never go out of style and regardless of current fashion trends, each of us should have a beautiful camel coat, because this is the color that can be easily combined with other colors.

Founded and built by the Mongol community, the GOBI brand combines tradition, modern innovation and technology to make pieces of the highest quality cashmere for almost 40 years. GOBI offers the finest and most luxurious pieces made of cashmere. This brand is known around the world for special cashmere coats and is the only company in the world that exclusively produces cashmere clothes with many years of experience and immense love.

The pea coat you see in today’s post is made from 100% premium Mongolian cashmere. This coat has stand collar, side pockets and adjustable drawstrings at waistband. This lightweight coat has an exceptional style to complete the elegant-casual look.

OUTFIT

Pea Coat: GOBI Cashmere

Sweater: DRUMOHR

Trousers: Brunello Cucinelli

Watch: Armand Nicolet

Boots: Alberto Fasciani

*For Alberto Fasciani shoes on their official online store, with MRM10 you are entitled to a special 10% discount!

*Special note for Drumohr products, with MarkoTadic10 you are entitled to a special 10% discount!

My dear fashionistas, we have reached the end of this special post where we discovered the beauty of vibrant shades of yellw with well-known luxury knitwear brand Drumohr, iconic Swiss watch brand Armand Nicolet and amazing Italian footwear brand Alberto Fasciani. I hope you got the inspiration for your perfect outfit! We will continue our fashion adventures on the Mr.M blog soon! How did you like my outfit today?

I really tried to prepare today’s post for you with a lot of love and I hope you will like it!

If you have a question, comment, suggestion or message for me, you can write me down in the comments. Of course, as always you can contact me via mail or social media channels, which you can find on the CONTACT page. See you soon, stay tuned!

With Love from Germany,
Mr.M

This post is sponsored by Drumohr, Alberto Fasciani, Armand Nicolet, Brunello Cucinelli and GOBI Cashmere brands and represents my personal and honest review of their products.

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DRUMOHR: Simple Design, Exuding Effortless Elegance and Sophistication…

Dear my fashionistas, I hope you are doing great and ready for a new fashion story on the Mr.M blog. People who follow my blog know that I always try to present some interesting brands with which I share vision and ideas. I want to share with you one unusual fashion story that you could have fun with this weekend! Enjoy the beautiful weather and I look forward to your opinions!

Today’s post will start with one interesting brand of luxury knits Drumohr. Excellence in the history of creating quality knitwear from 1770, a brand that originates from the Scottish plateau, where the Robertson family made their products with different types of materials that made garments warmer and more luxurious. A special feature of this brand is the famous “razor blade” print, a recognizable element of the Drumohr brand pattern sample, which is today known as the Drumohr “Biscottino”.

The legacy of the brand continues in the 1960s, when Mr. Roberto Taffelli fell in love with a unique “razor blade” pattern and claimed to be the only reseller in Italy. From that moment on, the Drumohr brand became a reference for style and quality for a select clientele like the British royal family.

Over the years, Drumohr has collaborated with some of the most influential names in modern fashion, such as Colette Paris and Nick Wooster. His timeless sense of aesthetics and continuous research to use the finest materials have introduced the Drumohr brand to some of the best department stores around the world such as Lane Crawford in Hong Kong, Le Bon Marché, Beams, Harvey Nichols, Barneys New York and Excelsior Department Store in Milan.

Today, the brand produces its knits in Italy and specializes in making quality and luxury knits. Their clothing items are unique and iconic, a luxury that can be felt at the first touch, unique items that will enrich your life in the years to come.

In today’s post, I present you the famous Drumohr sweater model with the characteristic Razor Blade pattern in a two-tone jacquard blue/white version. This is a long-sleeved cotton/linen sweater with a classic round neckline. This garment is a regular cut, it has recognizable Drumohr details such as: neckline, cuff and sleeve hem are made of a single color rib that is dark blue in my model.

If you want to be updated and find out which models of knitwear the Drumohr brand has in its offer, visit their official online store and follow them on the social networks Facebook and Instagram.

A special note for all my readers, with the special code MarkoTadic10 you are entitled to a 10% discount on all Drumohr items on offer.

Armand Nicolet is one of the few independent watch brands that is still active in the territory of Bern and in Tramelan itself, known for its traditional watchmaking. The company has adopted the latest methods of work, while respecting the oldest watchmaking tradition. The entire process of creating and manufacturing Armand Nicolet watches takes place within the company from creative vision, design and production process to quality control. This independent method of production provides an unrivaled guarantee of quality. The company guarantees a perfect product, a watch that every satisfied customer will proudly wear on their wrist.

What is the secret of exceptional quality? The Armand Nicolet production center is also a watch repair service center. In this way, unchanged quality is ensured because all repairs are entrusted to a professional team that works exclusively with original spare parts. This procedure and the internal service system preserve knowledge and all the secrets of Armand Nicolet watchmaking remain within the walls of the company.

Thanks to this knowledge, today Armand Nicolet is one of the few independent watch brands that are still active in the market. When you buy an Armand Nicolet watch, you get a unique quality that meets all the criteria.

All Armand Nicolet watches are divided into two collections: Watch collections with Original Historical Movements (O.H.M Series) and Contemporary watch collections.

The collection of watches with Original Historical Movements is a series of watches that contain original historical movements from the 1950s and 1960s that have been preserved from oblivion and specially set in the Armand Nicolet atelier. These series are produced only in limited series because the amount of these precious watches is determined by the amount of original historical mechanisms that are still available. Armand Nicolet team of professional watchmakers manually renew and reassemble each of these unique pieces. These precious mechanisms are the result of many years of expertise, dedication and love for the fine arts of creating watches.

On the other hand, we have Armand Nicolet Contemporary collections of watches that represent the lines of the complete range of men’s and women’s mechanical watches. All Armand Nicolet watches have the DNA of the prestigious most sophisticated Swiss watchmaker, but have been reinterpreted by their skilled and creative Italian designers.

In today’s blog post, I present you a watch from the latest MM2 collection with a mechanical automatic mechanism with chronographic functions.
Calibre AN200 (based on ETA 2824-2 or SV-200 modified according to the specifications of the Armand Nicolet brand). The case is made of the highest quality 316L stainless steel with a fixed stainless steel bezel. Dial with Arabic numerals with luminescent hands and markers. Date display at position 6 o’clock.The bracelet is made of durable and quality canvas.The bracelets are available in 3 colors: blue, black and earth color (khaki – dark yellow).

Technical Information

  • Case Size: 43mm without crown
  • Case Thickness: 12mm 
  • Movement: Mechanical automatic with a power reserve of 38 hours
  • Calibre: Date AN200
  • Dial: Dial with raised Arabic figures and indexes. Volcanic-sand finishing.
  • Case Material: Stainless steel 316L
  • Glasses: Sapphire crystal with inside antiglare treatment and sapphire crystal on see-through screwedback
  • Strap: Canvas strap with stainless steel tang buckle
  • Bracelet: Stainless Steel 316L bracelet on a butterfly buckle
  • Water Resistance: 10 ATM / 100 Meters

If you want to be updated and find out which models Armand Nicolet has to offer, visit their Official Online Store and follow them on the social networks Facebook and Instagram.

Today I will present you another interesting Italian brand Fabbrica Pelletterie Milano – FPM. This exclusive Italian brand of leather goods and luggage was founded in 1946. This brand is an artistic expression of the best Italian talent and aesthetics, as well as excellent expertise. Traditional handmade with the use of top materials, today is combined with innovations of avant-garde metals and modern design.

FPM Milano luggage and accessories offers travelers convenience and style, all in one suitcase and backpack. Designed by Marc Sadler, these lightweight, aluminum-reinforced suitcases are inspired by antique suitcases, specifically designed to give you the endurance you need when traveling. The combination of Avante-Garde materials and motifs of Italian design, give these FPM suitcases a robust and safe look.

In today’s post, I present you a backpack from the Bank on the Road collection, which is made entirely in Italy, is ideal for people from the business world and leisure, capable of satisfying any practical functional or aesthetic need. The convenient internal pocket allows you to charge your tablet and smartphone anytime, anywhere. Modern, elegant line of ranches, made of high quality and waterproof nylon with special attention to leather and metal details. The aluminum personalization is reminiscent of the innovative creativity of the FPM Bank collection.

If you want to be updated and find out which models of suitcases and travel accessories the FPM Milano brand has in its offer, visit their official online store and follow them on the social networks Facebook and Instagram.

I complemented today’s outfit with a winter jacket from the Fay’s 2022 winter collection, the iconic Italian brand which otherwise belongs to the Tod’s group, and I think that this seemingly simple jacket made of special nylon with a great topping fit and enrich my today’s outfit. Who would have thought that I would use the opportunity in April to wear a winter jacket! 🙂

OUTFIT

Jacket: Fay

Backpack: FPM Milano

Sweater: Drumohr

Trousers: Brunello Cucinelli

Watch: Armand Nicolet

Shoes: Brunello Cucinelli

Special note for Drumohr products, with MarkoTadic10 you are entitled to a special 10% discount!

My dear fashionistas, we have reached the end of this special post where we discovered the beauty of “unexpected fashionable spring- winter” in April with well-known luxury knitwear brand Drumohr, iconic Swiss watch brand Armand Nicolet and amazing Italian luxury travel luggage and accessories brand FPM Milano. I hope you got the inspiration for your perfect outfit! We will continue our fashion adventures on the Mr.M blog soon! How did you like my outfit today?

I really tried to prepare today’s post for you with a lot of love and I hope you will like it!

I advise you to listen to my advice due to the current health situation with the new strain of Coronavirus in almost all Asian, European and countries around the world. I would ask you to get vaccinated so that we can all defeat the invisible enemy together and together allow things to go back to normal.

If you have been fully vaccinated (2 vaccine doses or 3rd booster dose) you can travel normally for almost all countries, but before each trip, please make sure that you are informed about the local laws related to the health care of the local community, so you can travel easily.

If you have a question, comment, suggestion or message for me, you can write me down in the comments. Of course, as always you can contact me via mail or social media channels, which you can find on the CONTACT page. See you soon, stay tuned!

With Love from Germany,
Mr.M

This post is sponsored by Drumohr, FPM Milano, Armand Nicolet, Brunello Cucinelli and Fay brands and represents my personal and honest review of their products.

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Alberto Fasciani: Italian Elegance and Sophistication are priceless…

Dear my fashionistas, welcome to the new fashion adventure on the Mr.M blog! As we all know, this month was marked by unstable and changeable weather, which affected all of us to wait a bit with the postponement of winter clothes. Due to the sudden change of weather, we always have a problem with choosing the right footwear, so I decided to help you and in this way answer people who sent me questions via messages on social networks and numerous emails to dispel all doubts.

Today we will meet some new brands and remind some old friends of Mr.M blog who share the same values and vision.

I will start today’s post with an interesting story about footwear. Good choice of footwear during the cold period, especially during these changing weather conditions is extremely important because it is first important that footwear be comfortable, high quality and durable due to the possibility of sudden spring rains that are possible during the spring season, but this year we made sure that snow can fall in April.

Today on Mr.M blog you have the opportunity to meet one Italian footwear brand that is at the very top in the fashion world – Alberto Fasciani. This famous Italian brand knows exactly what it represents and stands behind its exceptional master pieces artwork and top quality. They are proud of their unique tradition that they have adhered to since the first day the company was founded in 1950.

Nevertheless, constant innovation is still an important part of this Italian company. Mr. Fasciani, inspired by the latest trends in the world of fashion, leads the Alberto Fasciani company by combining tradition and innovation and thus creates beautiful world-class leather shoes, leather boots and innovative sneakers. Many men around the world have fallen in love with this brand and wear some of the interesting models of this Italian footwear brand every day. All Alberto Fasciani boots and shoes are made to last a long time with proper skin care and maintenance!

This Italian brand really deserves the highly sought-after quality trademark known as “Made in Italy”. This trademark signifies the quality, passion and originality of the Italian industry, which are certainly the words that describe this unique Italian footwear brand. Alberto Fasciani creates shoes and boots that are known around the world. Mr. Alberto Fasciani is guided exclusively by one motto, which caught my attention: “Whoever wears my footwear must feel as if it belongs to him from the very first time, as if he spent his whole life with it.” This emphasizes the essence of the work of Alberto Fasciani, whose main goal is to create comfortable and high quality shoes for the most picky men with refined fashion taste who know what they want to wear on their feet.

In today’s post, I wanted to show you a special Alberto Fasciani boots made of embossed green calfskin. The name of this model is Quincy 17027 has a brown padded calfskin collar. The embroidery is done with classic hooks that otherwise adorn traditional hiking boots. The finish of the boots is handmade with a rubber sole. As for advice on choosing the ideal size, keep in mind that this shoe model is a little more comfortable than other models, so you can take a smaller number, but it is best to consult with the expert Alberto Fasciani team via email and expect their response as soon as possible. .

If you want to be up to date and find out which shoes Alberto Fasciani has to offer, visit their official online store and follow them on the social networks Facebook and Instagram.

A special surprise for all my readers, with the special code MRM10 you are entitled to a 10% discount on all Alberto Fasciani shoes in their official online store.

Today we will see again our old friends on Mr.M blog such as Woolrich, which you have opportunity to meet during last winter season in some of my previous fashion stories. Woolrich is a brand that was founded back in 1830 in the United States of America (USA) in the state of Pennsylvania. The basic idea of the brand was to equip people who cultivate an immense passion for nature, who do not see natural elements as a kind of obstacle, but as a life mover. One of the founders of the brand – John Rich once said: “Nature tests and inspires us equally, we are here to encourage our own desire for entertainment and learning about the world around us and of course about ourselves.”

Woolrich is a brand with a long history that has been producing sportswear and outerwear for more than 190 years. This brand is the oldest American outerwear brand. During his first decade of existence, Woolrich mainly created clothes for farmers and wood processors who had to work in extreme climatic conditions. In addition to them, Woolrich also supplied soldiers during the Civil War with uniforms and blankets that were made from the warmest wool in true American style. True to its heritage, the Woolrich brand is still one of the largest manufacturers when it comes to sportswear and outerwear.

Today, while writing this post, I was thinking about which three words could describe this amazing brand, and I think I came up with the right ones, which are: comfort, durability, resilience combined with simplicity and innovation. This brand nurtures a sporty, but at the same time elegant style that creates various collections every season. Special compositions of natural and artificial fibers create great pieces that are perfect for times when the outside temperatures are low and we need something to keep us warm. A timeless piece in the Woolrich collection is the Arctic Park, first introduced in 1972, designed to withstand the most extreme temperatures, available with or without a fur collar.

In today’s outfit post you have the opportunity to see the unique Woolrich luxury Polar parka which is made of special Italian eco wool and Loro Piana fabric. This parka is a unique and iconic winter piece that you should have in your wardrobe. This parka proves top expertise in creating practical pieces that exude modern appeal. Following the example of the legendary Arctic Park, this park you have the opportunity to see in today’s post is made of exclusive eco-wool Blacksheep, which is specially treated for wind and water resistant finishes produced by the Italian luxury brand Loro Piana.

Fantastic composition of duck down, spacious hood and practical pockets provide exceptional comfort and convenience while going out during the cold winter months. It is important to note that the lining of the pockets of this park is made of a special material that has been treated with Polygiene ViralOff® technology, which will have to destroy over 99% of microbes in a period of two hours.

If you want to be updated what new products Woolrich is preparing for us this fashion season, follow them on the social networks Facebook and Instagram.

Armand Nicolet is one of the few independent watch brands that is still active in the territory of Bern and in Tramelan itself, known for its traditional watchmaking. The company has adopted the latest methods of work, while respecting the oldest watchmaking tradition. The entire process of creating and manufacturing Armand Nicolet watches takes place within the company from creative vision, design and production process to quality control. This independent method of production provides an unrivaled guarantee of quality. The company guarantees a perfect product, a watch that every satisfied customer will proudly wear on their wrist.

What is the secret of exceptional quality? The Armand Nicolet production center is also a watch repair service center. In this way, unchanged quality is ensured because all repairs are entrusted to a professional team that works exclusively with original spare parts. This procedure and the internal service system preserve knowledge and all the secrets of Armand Nicolet watchmaking remain within the walls of the company.

Thanks to this knowledge, today Armand Nicolet is one of the few independent watch brands that are still active in the market. When you buy an Armand Nicolet watch, you get a unique quality that meets all the criteria.

All Armand Nicolet watches are divided into two collections: Watch collections with Original Historical Movements (O.H.M Series) and Contemporary watch collections.

The collection of watches with Original Historical Movements is a series of watches that contain original historical movements from the 1950s and 1960s that have been preserved from oblivion and specially set in the Armand Nicolet atelier. These series are produced only in limited series because the amount of these precious watches is determined by the amount of original historical mechanisms that are still available. Armand Nicolet team of professional watchmakers manually renew and reassemble each of these unique pieces. These precious mechanisms are the result of many years of expertise, dedication and love for the fine arts of creating watches.

On the other hand, we have Armand Nicolet Contemporary collections of watches that represent the lines of the complete range of men’s and women’s mechanical watches. All Armand Nicolet watches have the DNA of the prestigious most sophisticated Swiss watchmaker, but have been reinterpreted by their skilled and creative Italian designers.

In today’s post, I present you a watch from the M02 collection with a mechanically automatic mechanism with chronographic and date functions. Model A844AAA-AG-M9742 has caliber AN500 (based on VAL 7750 or SW-500 modified according to Armand Nicolet brand specifications). The case is made of the highest quality stainless steel. Guilloché decorated dial 42 mm diameter with applied indexes and Arabic numerals.

Techical Information

  • Case Size: 42mm without crown
  • Case Thickness: 15mm
  • Movement: Mechanical, automatic with a power reserve of 46 hours
  • Calibre: AN500
  • Dial: Guilloché decorated dial with applied Arabic figures and indexes
  • Case Material: Stainless steel 316L
  • Glasses: Sapphire crystal with antiglare treatment and sapphire crystal on see-through screwed back
  • Bracelet: Stainless steel 316L bracelet
  • Water Resistance: 10 ATM / 100 Meters

If you want to be updated and find out which models Armand Nicolet has to offer, visit their Official Online Store and follow them on the social networks Facebook and Instagram.

There is no person in the world who cannot hide the joy when you feel the smell of the new Italian leather. Today, we are once again hanging out with the Italian family workshop for handmade Restelli gloves, a place where the art, tradition and beauty of handicrafts meet every day, which is the true definition of the Italian style and way of life in general.

Making gloves is not only a job but also a real art. Passion, emotions, tradition and knowledge have been passed on to the third generation after 100 years! Raffaella Restelli has fully accepted the challenges of the new fashion era in which the market and the way of selling have changed with deep respect and belief in tradition and a love for lasting masterpieces!

In today’s post, you had the opportunity to see Restelli Ski Gloves made of special waterproof peccary leather. These luxury ski gloves have a special zipper with a logo. You can choose a set of gloves from a large selection of fur and materials. Today I decided to walk around the city my dark brown gloves, which were extremely warm and a real fashion accessory for this unexpected winter in Germany!

Restelli gloves are not valued with money, but with a tradition and history full of love and patience that have no price.

OUTFIT

Parka: Woolrich

Turtleneck sweater: Brunello Cucinelli

Jeans: Brunello Cucinelli

Watch: Armand Nicolet

Gloves: Restelli

Boots: Alberto Fasciani

For Alberto Fasciani shoes on their official online store, with MRM10 you are entitled to a special 10% discount!

My dear fashionistas, we have reached the end of this special post where we discovered the beauty of “unexpected fashionable spring- winter” April with well-known Italian footwear brand Alberto Fasciani and iconic Swiss watch brand Armand Nicolet and I hope you got the inspiration for your perfect outfit! We will continue our fashion adventures on the Mr.M blog soon! How did you like my outfit today?

I really tried to prepare today’s post for you with a lot of love and I hope you will like it!

I advise you to listen to my advice due to the current health situation with the new strain of Coronavirus in almost all Asian, European and countries around the world. If you need to go out into the fresh air, take a walk and clear your mind and enjoy the nature, feel free to do so, but do not go to places where there are a lot of people and thus encourage crowds.

If you have been fully vaccinated (2 vaccine doses or 3rd booster dose) you need to wear a mask for your own safety. If you are going to spend some nice time in European cities, I would ask you to respect and follow the local laws related to the health care of the local community.

If you have a question, comment, suggestion or message for me, you can write me down in the comments. Of course, as always you can contact me via mail or social media channels, which you can find on the CONTACT page. See you soon, stay tuned!

With Love from Germany,
Mr.M

This post is sponsored by Alberto Fasciani, Woolrich, Armand Nicolet, Brunello Cucinelli and Restelli brands and represents my personal and honest review of their products.

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Fashionable Letter from Sri Lanka: Stripes are Iconic!

Dear my fashionistas and travelers, welcome to the new fashion adventure on the Mr.M blog! Today’s fashion story will be about the iconic fashion detail of this season, a print that has appeared in many world fashion houses this season – stripes.

Before I start today’s post, I would like to thank the Sri Lankan Tourism Board for an amazing experience and a wonderful trip. If by any chance you missed any of my previous posts, take the opportunity to visit some of the previous stories at the following links:

  1. The Story about Colombo (Travelogue): LINK
  2. Unforgettable Fashion Safari in Sri Lanka: LINK
  3. My Safari Experience in Sri Lanka (Travelogue): LINK

Today’s fashion story will be dedicated to timeless fashion detail – stripes, a print that has returned to the big doors of this fashion season, as evidenced by the new collections of all famous well-known fashion houses that have decorated some of their clothes, accessories and footwear with iconic detail – stripes.

What’s the behind story about the stripes? Over time, this print has become a symbol of classic and elegant style, simple and somewhat conservative, but the history of this fashion print in clothing is more than unconventional, sometimes it could be found on the “other side of the law”.

Striped design is one of the first characteristic examples of textile processing in the history of fashion, which has survived various eras and survived to this day. Perhaps today stripes are a feature of perfect classical style, balanced and somewhat liberal, the history of this fashion print is more than avant-garde, and often the print that could be found on uniforms worn by people on the other side of the law. According to some historical records, stripes on clothes were first found during the Middle Ages, and in their black and white version they were reserved for criminal convicts, court lunatics and “love sellers” – prostitutes.

The conclusion is that stripes may have gone through various epochs of condemnation and admiration, but today they have flourished and become an unavoidable fashion detail that is simply irresistible and simply impossible to avoid!

The jacket in today’s post is from the new collection of the Italian fashion house Tod’s. The jacket is made of the highest quality suede leather with brushed leather details.

Tod’s is one of the few brands on the fashion scene that has remained true to its roots and generations. Tod’s as a brand has always stood out for its quality leather and models that come from craft workshops. Mr. Diego Della Valle’s idea was to create shoes, appeal and fashion accessories suitable for both formal and informal occasions, with a casual, comfortable, simple but refined taste.

Today, the Tod’s brand represents the pinnacle of Italian fashion and in addition to footwear, produces clothes, knitwear and fashion accessories that have found their place in the hearts of people all over Europe and the world.

One of the brands that has recognized positive energy and love for adventures and unusual journeys is the Swiss watch brand Certina. We have already met with this brand during the winter season on the Mr.M blog and if you are interested to know why this brand is so special and unique, read the story at this link.

Certina watches are known for their precision, reliability and sporty character. The sports watch brand has built an international reputation for quality Swiss workmanship, during its long history, which is more than 130 years long.

Certina is a symbol of durability and longevity, which is why the mascot of the turtle armor brand symbolizes robustness and longevity – characteristics that all Certina watches, without exception. Therefore, it is no wonder that turtle armor has been a symbol of the brand since the 1960s. Today, the distinctive outline can still be found on almost every Certina watch, as well as on the brand logo. It evokes the exceptional endurance that characterizes every Certina watch.

Today, after 60 years, Certina DS Jubile adorns my hand. It is an unusual feeling when one such brand with unique watch designs is my new partner in my adventures. The watch you have the opportunity to see in today’s post is the DS Jubile model, which exists in two versions, the basic one with a steel bracelet and the other with a leather bracelet.

This watch combines precious materials with maximum precision. This elegant men’s watch is equipped with an 18K yellow gold frame. It is powered by an innovative PrecidriveTM quartz movement, whose precision and reliability are confirmed by COSC. The watch has a date display. The scratch-resistant sapphire crystal and stainless steel case make this watch durable and robust: the watch can withstand water pressures up to 10 ATM. Illuminated hands contrast with the background and thus always provide the best readability. The stainless steel bracelet, which is attached to the wrist together with the button, makes this model from Certina impressive!

Technical characteristics

Dial: analog with display of date,hour, minute and second, hands with luminous material. Bezel: 18k gold
Movement mechanism type: Quartz
Glass: Antireflection treatment on one side Sapphire crystal
Case: 316L stainless steel
Case diameter (mm): 40
Case thickness (mm): 7.75
Bracelet: 316L stainless steel
Water resistance: 10 ATM – 100m
Buckle: 316L stainless steel
Collection: Urban

Warranty: 3-Year Warranty

If you want to be updated and find out which models Certina has to offer, visit their Official Online Store and follow them on the social networks Facebook and Instagram.

Loro Piana is a well-known Italian company for fabrics and clothes specializing in top, luxury cashmere and wool products. This brand belongs to LVMH premium luxury brands and has been at the very top of the fashion industry for years.

Loro Piana world is special and magical where everything can be done according to your wishes. In addition to an amazing fashion program for men and women, Loro Piana also has a home decorating line. This brand is recognizable by its products made of cashmere and a special Vicuna material, which is considered to be the most expensive material in the world.

Certain pieces of my today’s outfit, such as a silk T-Shirt, the jeans and sneakers, are part of the new Loro Piana Spring – Summer 2022 collection.

OUTFIT

Leather Suede Jacket: Tod’s

Watch: Certina

T-Shirt: Loro Piana

Jeans: Loro Piana

Sneakers: Loro Piana

Dear my fashionistas and travelers, we have come to the end of this special post where we discovered the beauty and brilliance of light tones for Spring and I sincerely hope you got inspired for some of your ideal spring outfits! I wish you a pleasant and enjoyable weekend and see you soon to continue our adventure in Sri Lanka!

How did you like my outfit today? I really tried to prepare today’s fashion outfit post for you with a lot of love and I hope you will like it! I look forward to your comments and can’t wait to hear your opinions!

If you have a question, comment, suggestion or message for me, you can write me down in the comments. Of course, as always you can contact me via mail or social media channels, which you can find on the CONTACT page. See you soon, stay tuned!

With Love from Sri Lanka,
Mr.M

This post is sponsored by Sri Lankan Tourism Board, Tod’s, Certina and Loro Piana brands and represents my personal and honest review of their products.

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HiSO: Canadian Art of Craftsmanship Luxury Shearlings

Dear my fashionistas, welcome to another new fashion adventure on the Mr.M blog. Today we will continue our story about the Canadian brand HiSO, except that today’s outfit will be in a more elegant edition, because I replaced my jeans with iconic formal classic trousers. Prepare your favorite snacks and some hot beverages and our “5 minutes” for Fashionable Friday can begin!

HiSO, formally known as the Hide Society, is a brand that possesses all Canadian characteristics to the core. Bearing in mind sustainability and fashion development, they have been successfully making luxury winter outerwear from alpaca, wool and shearlings for decades. Every step in creating their master-pieces, the HiSO brand takes an environmentally conscious approach when creating its products. Originally founded in Toronto’s Fashion District, the brand has grown from a small family boutique to an internationally recognized outerwear brand.

HiSO is one of the most renowned Canadian luxury winter outerwear brands. Due to the extremely difficult climatic conditions, the professional team of this brand is here to overcome all weather conditions and to design and adapt winter pieces that you will love. What is the secret to the success of this brand?

All processes from procurement and design to final production, HiSO controls every step of the creative and production process, which makes this brand special. HiSO was formerly known as the Hide Society, which has become synonymous with the art and luxury of jackets and coats since 1975, a nearly half-century-long tradition. Impressive, isn’t it?

The family company, which is currently successfully run by the second generation, was founded in Canada. HiSO provides top quality and design in every one of its garments, which is woven with 45 years of experience that can be felt in every detail. Headquartered in Toronto, with special offices in Berlin and a production facility in Poland, HiSO soon became the world’s leading manufacturer of shearlings.

Exactly 20 years ago, in 2002, inspired by their efforts and building a family business from an early age, twin brothers Karl and Mark took over the company’s leadership with a new mission – to reposition and raise the brand to the world market, introducing a new name HiSO.

Their goal was to revive the classic vision of coats and jackets where they will combine fashion with the functionality of everyday life. Their vision brought completely new innovative designs while still retaining the luxurious materials leather, fur and precious fabrics of exceptional quality by which this brand is recognizable.

With the great desire to expand the range of products, the rebranding has led to the spread of precious fabrics (cashmere, wool and alpaca). HiSO bought a factory in Toronto, where all clothes made of precious fibers are now produced. Shearlings are still produced at HiSO’s European factory in Poland.

Soon after the transformation of the brand, HiSO became a favorite global name known for its Black Label division, which is focused on new markets.

In the fall of 2020, new inspiration emerged. Based on the achieved results, which was built on success with the HiSO Black Label, the White Label was born! Following the modern market of luxury and prestige, the White Label collection “dazzles” all fashion lovers with their designs who cannot satisfy their appetites for new fashion trends.

HiSO is one of the few brands that is actively engaged in an ecological approach to sustainable fashion through every step of creating their own garments. Whether alpaca, cashmere, wool or shearlings, HiSO works exclusively with environmentally conscious companies, providing the best methods and materials used to protect the environment.

HiSO leather and fur are of ethical origin, because they are a by-product of the food industry. Using this product essentially restores materials that would otherwise be disposed of and thus create waste. Leather and fur for shearlings are natural materials obtained from tanners that support sustainability according to international standards that regulate by-products of animal origin from their origin to the moment when they are produced for final-end use.

Respect for and maintenance of the vision of common values is maintained by HiSO through cooperation with suppliers who have similar views on the importance of sustainability. The benefits of this cooperation include: respect for the right to clean water, energy, energy management and reduced emissions and recycling.

HiSO’s Tennant shearling jacket that you have the opportunity to see in today’s post is made of the highest quality leather and fur with the addition of fox fur on the collar. When buying your HiSO garment, you can always contact their team who will be at your disposal and help you choose the ideal piece for yourself or your loved one. Also, this brand offers custom-made winter jackets and coats, so you can provide yourself with a piece that will suit you. In addition, you can choose the type of material (leather or material) as well as the type of fur and color. HiSO is a brand that strives to fulfill all the needs and desires of customers in the right way and to be a part of the HiSO family with pleasure.

If you want to be updated and find out all the news that HiSO is preparing for us this fashion season, follow them on the social networks Facebook and Instagram. For Germany, Austria and Switzerland market HiSO has a special Instagram account.

Today we are also continuing our fashion adventure with one well-known Swiss watch brand. Certina watches are known for their precision, reliability and sporty character. The sports watch brand has built an international reputation for quality Swiss workmanship, during its long history, which is more than 130 years long.

When was the idea for this brand of sports watches born? Brothers Adolf and Alfred Kurt founded their own watch factory in the Swiss city of Grenchen. In this idyllic place at the foot of Jura Mountain between Solothurn and Bila, the brothers and their team of only three employees developed a brand within their family home. In a short time, they achieved great success and the Kurt brothers opened a factory and employed a large number of workers.

A few years later, in 1906 to be precise, the Kurt brothers presented a brand for their watches: “Grana”, abbreviated to “Granakus”, the Latin name Grenchen. The quality of these watches was immediately recognized and won several awards. In the 1920s, Alfred Kurt’s sons Erwin and Hans joined the company and led it through difficult times of the Great Depression, known as the Great Depression.

During the 1930s, the company increasingly used the new name Certina, for good reason: it is easily pronounced in all languages and is based on the Latin word “certus”, which means “sure”. The brand was officially registered in 1939, and in 1949 Certina was chosen to be the only official brand name.

Certina is a symbol of durability and longevity, which is why the mascot of the turtle armor brand symbolizes robustness and longevity – characteristics that all Certina watches, without exception, carry. Therefore, it is no wonder that turtle armor has been a personal symbol of the brand since the 1960s. To this day, the distinctive outline can still be found on almost every Certina watch, as well as on the brand logo. It evokes the exceptional endurance that characterizes every Certina watch.

At the end of the fifties, more precisely in 1959, the company presented the first Certina watch with the DS concept. Certina DS is an automatic watch that is extremely resistant to shocks with a water resistance of up to 20 bar (200 meters). This sets new standards for the entire generation of watches.

Today, after 60 years, Certina DS Jubile adorns my hand. It is an unusual feeling when one such brand with unique watch designs is my new partner in my adventures.

The watch you have the opportunity to see in today’s post is the DS Jubile model, which exists in two versions, the basic one with a steel bracelet and the other with a leather bracelet.

This watch combines precious materials with maximum precision. This elegant men’s watch is equipped with an 18K yellow gold frame. It is powered by an innovative PrecidriveTM quartz movement, whose precision and reliability are confirmed by COSC. The clock has a date display. The scratch-resistant sapphire crystal and stainless steel case make this watch durable and robust: the watch can withstand water pressures up to 10 ATM. Illuminated hands contrast with the background and thus always provide the best readability. The stainless steel bracelet, which is attached to the wrist together with the button, makes this model from Certina impressive!

Technical characteristics

Dial: analog with display of date, hour, minute and second, hands with luminous material. Bezel: 18k gold
Movement mechanism type: Quartz
Glass: Antireflection treatment on one side Sapphire crystal
Case: 316L stainless steel
Case diameter (mm): 40
Case thickness (mm): 7.75
Bracelet: 316L stainless steel
Water resistance: 10 ATM – 100m
Buckle: 316L stainless steel
Collection: Urban

Warranty: 3-Year Warranty

If you want to be updated and find out which models Certina has to offer, visit their Official Online Store and follow them on the social networks Facebook and Instagram.

There is no person in the world who can just hide the joy when you feel the smell of the new Italian leather. Today, we are once again hanging out with the Italian family workshop for handmade Restelli gloves, a place where the art, tradition and beauty of handicrafts meet every day, which is the true definition of the Italian style and way of life in general.

Making gloves is not only a job but also a real art. Passion, emotions, tradition and knowledge have been passed on to the third generation after 100 years! Rafaela Restelli has fully accepted the challenges of the new fashion era in which the market and the way of selling have changed with deep respect and belief in tradition and a love for lasting masterpieces!

Restelli gloves are not valued with money, but with a tradition and history full of love and patience that have no price.

OUTFIT

Shearling: HiSO

Watch: Certina

Turtleneck Sweater: Brunello Cucinelli

Trousers: Brunello Cucinelli

Gloves: Restelli

Shoes: Dolce & Gabbana

My dear fashionistas, we have reached the end of this special post where we discovered the beauty of fashionable winter together with Canadian outerwear brand HiSO and iconic Swiss watch brand Certina and I hope you got the inspiration for your perfect winter outfit! We will continue our fashion adventures on the Mr.M blog soon! How did you like my outfit today?

I really tried to prepare today’s post for you with a lot of love and I hope you will like it!

I advise you to listen to my advice due to the current health situation with the new strain of Omicron Coronavirus in almost all European and countries around the world. If you need to go out into the fresh air, take a walk and clear your mind and enjoy the winter magic, feel free to do so, but do not go to places where there are a lot of people and thus encourage crowds.

If you have been fully vaccinated (2 vaccine doses or 3rd booster dose) you need to wear a mask for your own safety. If you are going to spend the winter in European cities, I would ask you to respect and follow the local laws related to the health care of the local community.

If you have a question, comment, suggestion or message for me, you can write me down in the comments. Of course, as always you can contact me via mail or social media channels, which you can find on the CONTACT page. See you soon, stay tuned!

With Love,
Mr.M

This post is sponsored by HiSO, Certina, Brunello Cucinelli and Restelli brands and represents my personal and honest review of their products.

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DRM: Design, Research and Manufacture as the key concepts…

Dear my fashionistas, welcome to another new fashion story on the Mr.M blog! I hope you are well and enjoy the winter magic, but I also hope you follow my Instagram summer stories from Sri Lanka as well. As I promised you couple days ago, you will soon have the opportunity to read new travel letters from Sri Lanka and the many adventures that await us in 2022.

In today’s post, I will present you an unusual Italian luxury brand whose work is based on 3 principles, which have been respected since its inception.

DRM is an Italian brand that creates men’s sports luxury clothing. The brand specializes in men’s outerwear and aims to meet the needs of the modern man who takes care of the quality, style and performance of the garments he wears.

Design, research and manufacture are the three key concepts of the brand philosophy, expressed in the acronym that makes up the DRM brand name. Let’s analyze together the meaning of the acronym that makes up the name of this brand:

Design: This brand can be characterized as a brand that nurtures the style of sports elegance and belongs to the group of sports deluxe market segment.

Research: Exceptional performance is required with the use of high quality and high performance fabrics to obtain a product that meets all the needs of comfort and practicality required by the current lifestyle.

Manufacture: Quality is a key and unavoidable item, and special attention is paid to finishing, attention to detail and personalization of products. It is a formula for a timeless, clean product that exudes elegance and minimalism.

The DRM-MAN brand was born in Fucecchio in November 2008 on the idea of Mr. Ferrero Rosati. Mr. Rosati, after founding Santacroce, a leading company in the production of leather goods, later taken over by the Prada Group, decides to embark on a new entrepreneurial adventure that soon becomes one of the most important manufacturing companies in Italy.

In addition to the production of men’s clothing of exceptional quality with undeniable success, there is also a DROMe line of clothing for women who are looking for unusual and quality pieces.

DRM is used only by Tuscan factories to produce products. Their goal is to support and protect the Italian supply chain, unique in the world in quality and workmanship, a concept known worldwide as “Made in Italy”.

All processes are subject to constant control by highly qualified staff to guarantee the highest quality. The most important process in production is testing clothes in order to achieve maximum comfort and exclusive quality. All components and materials used in the production of DRM jackets and coats come from certified Italian companies.

You can find DRM outerwear all over Europe and the world in special multi-brand stores as well as in selected department stores and some online shopping platforms, in Germany the best selection of this incredible Italian brand you can find in BRAUN Hamburg. If you want to be up to date and find out all the news that the DRM brand is preparing for this fashion season, follow them on the social networks Facebook and Instagram.

The turtleneck that complemented my today’s outfit is made of cashmere with a special handmade work that takes hours of work and that is why this sweater is so unique and radiates a special dose of “winter” elegance.

Aida Barni concept of men’s “sports elegance” is simple and with style, but rich in materials and inconspicuous details that make this brand cult because it represents an expression of uniqueness and special class.

You can buy Aida Barni cashmere items in multi-brand stores and department stores across Europe and the world and through authorized online stores. When you give someone an Aida Barni piece, it is more than respect and love because you are giving a piece in which love and deep respect for art that is not worshiped every day is woven.

For all Aida Barni fans in Germany, I have discovered two men’s spots where you can find and enjoy in the beauty of Aida Barni incredible knitwear: Braun Hamburg and Mientus retail stores.

If you want to stay tuned and find out all the news that Aida Barni is preparing for us this fashion season, follow them on the social networks Facebook and Instagram.

Of course, as you could see in some previous stories, my old friend that helps me not to be late, while still having one unusual masterpiece on hand, is a wristwatch made by the famous Swiss brand Epos. If by any chance you missed reading an interesting story and history of this company, you can do so by clicking on the link.

There is no person in the world who cannot hide the joy when you feel the smell of the new Italian leather. Today, we are once again hanging out with the Italian family workshop for handmade Restelli gloves, a place where the art, tradition and beauty of handicrafts meet every day, which is the true definition of the Italian style and way of life in general.

Making gloves is not only a job but also a real art. Passion, emotions, tradition and knowledge have been passed on to the third generation after 100 years! Rafaela Restelli has fully accepted the challenges of the new fashion era in which the market and the way of selling have changed with deep respect and belief in tradition and a love for lasting masterpieces!

Restelli gloves are not valued with money, but with a tradition and history full of love and patience that have no price.

OUTFIT

Jacket: DRM

Turtleneck: Aida Barni

Jeans: Jacob Cohen

Watch: Epos Switzerland

Gloves: Restelli

Sneakers: Jacob Cohen

The jeans you have the opportunity to see in today’s post are from the latest Jacob Cohen Autumn – Winter 2021/22 collection. It is a model from the limited series J622. As a person who has problems with wide hips and I rarely find good jeans that fit my silhouette, I had no problem choosing jeans because all Jacob Cohën jeans have a lot of elastin.

Also, since the whole outfit was in a certain casual – sporty tone, I decided to wear my Jacob Cohen sneakers made of pony hair in dark brown color. I have to admit that they complemented this outfit in an unusual way.

My dear fashionistas, we have reached the end of this special post where we discovered the beauty of winter shades of brown color together and I hope you got the inspiration for your perfect winter outfit! We will continue our fashion adventures on the Mr.M blog soon! How did you like my outfit today?

I really tried to prepare today’s post for you with a lot of love and I hope you will like it!

I advise you to listen to my advice due to the current health situation with the new strain of Omicron Coronavirus in almost all European and countries around the world. If you need to go out into the fresh air, take a walk and clear your mind and enjoy the winter magic, feel free to do so, but do not go to places where there are a lot of people and thus encourage crowds.

If you have been fully vaccinated (2 vaccine doses or 3rd booster dose) you need to wear a mask for your own safety. If you are going to spend the winter in European cities, I would ask you to respect and follow the local laws related to the health care of the local community.

If you have a question, comment, suggestion or message for me, you can write me down in the comments. Of course, as always you can contact me via mail or social media channels, which you can find on the CONTACT page. See you soon, stay tuned!

With Love,
Mr.M

This post is sponsored by DRM, Aida Barni (Annapurna), Jacob Cohen, EPOS and Restelli brands and represents my personal and honest review of their products.

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