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Engineered Garments Fall/Winter 2011 Lookbook

Now available online – there are several new designs this season to complement the mainstays and the reversible Brookline quilted jacket (with polka dots), the snowflake shawl knit jacket, and down body vest will be ones to look out for. Update: Nepenthes.co.jp now has a higher-res version. A few items can be previewed over on [...]

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Très Bien at Pitti Uomo

And now Très Bien has begun to upload pictures of their trip to Pitti Uomo 80. Along with Bruce Pask’s reports, these are always a great way to get a peak at what’s next for upcoming seasons – my favorite so far is this (reversible?) camo sportcoat from Engineered Garments. Update: looks like some pictures [...]

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FrenchTrotters at Pitti Uomo

The guys from FrenchTrotters recently published a great video of their trip to Pitti – it’s worth a watch if you’ve been following coverage and is probably the best piece of visual media I’ve seen from this season’s show.

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NYTimes Coverage of Pitti Uomo 80

Reports from Bruce Pask, in two parts: The Situation at Pitti Woolrich Woollen Mills, showing for the first time at Pitti in parent company WP Lavori in Corso’s brand new pavilion, featured shockingly vibrant African tribal printed camp shirts, scarves and neckties paired with khaki trousers and safari-style jackets. The designer Mark McNairy capped one [...]

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Post O’alls x Engineered Garments Chore Coat

Made to celebrate the opening of the new Post O’alls store in Tokyo. More info and pictures.

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NYCO Poplins

While Seattle skipped spring this year, summer is showing up and I’ve been able to start wearing more of my lightweight jackets from Engineered Garments made from NYCO poplin (abbreviation for nylon and cotton). For hot weather, it is a great fabric that breathes easily, is quick to dry when wet, and is very durable [...]

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The Explorer Jacket in Poplin

New for Spring/Summer 11, the Engineered Garments explorer jacket is back for a second season in a lightweight but durable poplin (long time fans might remember the same fabric being used for jackets in the Spring/Summer 08 collection). The fit is similar to last season’s, and I’m already looking forward to the warmer weather that [...]

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Twitter Roundup

Some things that you might have missed if you’re not following me on twitter: * J.Crew has picked up some Seil Marchall bags to add to their growing list of 3rd party products. The Spring/Summer 11 lookbook has also been released. * Pictures of Victim’s Spring/Summer 2011 collection are now available. * Tailoring house Anderson [...]

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Pitti Uomo News Roundup

* Bruce Pask again has an excellent writeup for the NYTimes on most of the brands I was interested in. Likewise, Khabi on Fashion Buyer UK has also shared his thoughts on what was shown. * Men’s Mentore had some great coverage with lots of pictures. Oddly the only highlight for me are those floral [...]

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Engineered Garments Spring/Summer 2011 Lookbook

The folks at Nepenthes have just uploaded the lookbook for the Engineered Garments Spring/Summer 2011 collection, go check it out. In some ways it feels like a developed continuation of the SS09 collection with a focus on subtle palettes. Highlights for me include the explorer jacket in poplin, the trench in cotton twill, and the [...]

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