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    34 Heritage

    Understated and refined, with timeless elegance and the perfect fit, the 34 Heritage brand is committed  to designing superior denim with authentic European craftsmanship. Using the finest fabrications with handcrafted details, they offer a classic, luxurious jean, fit for a true guy. 34 Heritage is sold at leading department chains such as Nordstrom and Bloomingdale’s, Read more

    Goorin Brothers

    The legacy of the Goorin Brothers is one that follows a timeless approach to the art of hat making. In its fourth generation of leadership Goorin Brothers continues the tradition of authentic family craftsmanship and is supported by a team of individuals who share the same passion for the cultural, artistic and hands on approach Read more

    7 For All Mankind

    7 For All Mankind is a California-born premium denim lifestyle brand, capturing effortlessly sophisticated California style through their fashion innovation. In fall 2000, the landscape of premium denim was changed forever. Born in Los Angeles, California, 7 For All Mankind was the first company to bring premium denim to scale, putting L.A. on the map Read more

    English Laundry

    Christopher Wicks, the designer and creator of all things English Laundry, was born a child of the Sixties in Manchester, England. In his early years,he found solace sketching shirts, shoes and guitars. What began as a pre-teen pastime, however, became a life long career in designing men’s and women’s apparel and home interiors. The passion Read more

    Ice Breaker

    Icebreaker is the leader in premium merino wool performance clothing. We use only pure merino wool from the New Zealand Southern Alps. Icebreaker garments can be worn solo or layered with other Icebreaker pure merino pieces to create a fine, breathable system that moves effortlessly between the mountains and the city, or wherever your travels Read more

    Tommy Bahama

    Tommy Bahama was an idea first sketched out on cocktail napkins while sipping pina coladas at the beach, and the collection continues to follow the same theme as when it started. The Tommy Bahama brand represents the good life in all of its wonderful forms, from their men’s and women’s sportswear to their home furnishings Read more

    PYA

    Since its founding in 1991, PYA has quietly grown into one of North America’s most influential and successful fashion houses. Under the energetic leadership of creative director Patrick Assaraf, PYA owns a variety of leading fashion labels, which can be found at 1500 plus specialty stores and nearly every major department store across North America. Read more

    Lincs

    With a name taken from the world of golf, LINCS is less about what’s worn on the course than a state of mind. Derived from the Scots language, “links” refers to an area of coastal sand dunes and sometimes to open parkland. The literal definition suggests an area of land that “links” the land with Read more

    Penguin

    As iconic as they were when they first started in 1955, Penguin continues to exude a blend of confidence and relaxation. The classic Penguin golf shirt represented a relaxed and sophisticated lifestyle and became the cornerstone of an entire fashion movement. Turning into a true American classic from being worn by iconic celebrities such as Read more

    Kenneth Cole

    Fashion Designer Kenneth Cole founded his company, Kenneth Cole Productions, with the debut of a ladies footwear collection in December of 1982. Today, the company manufactures internationally and distributes men’s and women’s footwear, accessories, and clothing under the Kenneth Cole Label. When designing collections, Kenneth Cole makes sure to reach his ultimate goal; to be Read more

    Strellson

    Strellson is a Swiss men’s clothing company known for its emphasis on the new generation of men. From business to sportswear, the products are fashionable, innovative, of high quality and offer excellent value to ensure an unforgettable first impression. The Strellson fashion label is for men of our time who think and act globally, men Read more

    Viyella

    As the embodiment of quintessential British tailoring, Viyella offers modern gents a sleek collection of capsule menswear essentials that combine classic design with unparalleled styling and luxury fabrics. Established in 1784, the label prizes comfort and superior men’s clothing over throw-away fashion. Whether it’s a quilted winter jacket or smart structured tweed blazer you desire, Read more

    Lipson Shirtmakers

    Since 1958, Lipson has been proudly providing Canadian made fine mens shirts to clients across North America. Their state-of-the-art manufacturing facility located in Toronto combines high technology with traditional tailoring techniques to create shirts of exceptional value and quality. With a tradition of tailoring and quality craftsmanship spanning over fifty years, their rich history is Read more

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    Ballin

    Performance and style – redefined, Ballin is a Canadian manufacturer of quality men’s dress trousers and casual trousers. Ballin was founded in 1946 by Charles (Chic) Balinsky. In their 65th year, they still remember the days when Chic opened the Canadian factory and sold goods by horse and buggy. The original building has been expanded Read more

    S.Cohen

    With over 90 years of experience, S. Cohen Inc. is an established Canadian manufacturer of men’s fine tailored suits, jackets, coats and trousers. Known internationally for innovation, style, and exceptional value, Cohen uses impeccably woven fabrics sourced from the world’s finest mills including: Ermenegildo Zegna Lanificio di Pray Comero Marzotto Angelico Tollegno 1900 Vitale Barberis Read more

    Braemore

    For the past 75 years, Braemore Neckwear has been the leading manufacturer of men’s ties, bows, pocket squares and scarves in Canada. Their current customers include most of the top retailers in Canada, the United States and Europe.

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    Riviera by Jack Victor Spring/Summer 2017

    Since its founding in 1913, Jack Victor Limited has grown according to its original values of superior style, superior quality and superior value. The company’s Riviera Red sportswear collection includes contemporary jackets and pants designed for an elegant and easy lifestyle. Made in Europe, each versatile piece suits the spectrum of the modern man’s active day from work, travel and special events to a night out hanging with the guys.  

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    Matinique Spring/Summer 2017

    A stunning Spring/Summer 2017 line continues Matinique’s reputation for setting city style. Ranked among the most influential ready-to-wear menswear lines, Matinique consistently defines silhouette, fit, fabric and finishing details each season. This Spring, the attitude is more relaxed, but the look is no less elegant as sophisticated natural linens and textured cottons in coordinated seashore colours, such as blue, white and grey accented by tan, dominate the collection. Read more

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    34 Heritage Spring/Summer 2017

    The evolution of the blue jean revolution continues with 34 Heritage’s Spring/Summer 2017 release. A beloved staple at Chris James, the brand shows the undeniable year-round versatility of denim with an injection of seasonal hues—silver, sand, pale grey, stone and faded rust—to augment the classic blues. Whether you prefer Courage (straight leg) or Cool (skinny) jeans, here’s your chance Read more

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    Blue Industry Spring/Summer 2017

    True to its goal of designing highly coordinated urban menswear, Blue Industry has created a collection for Spring/Summer 2017 whose understated sophistication and clean lines ensure a man has all the required clothing options for summer city life. The colour palette has a tropical vibe and the natural-cotton jackets, pants, shirts, polos and sweaters are made for warm weather elegance and comfort. Don’t overlook these easy-going contemporary Read more

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    Ben Sherman Spring/Summer 2017

    This season, Ben Sherman continues its music-themed designs with a new collection, dubbed “Modern Rhythm,” that captures a series of swinging styles, including Sixties Sharp, British Beat, West Coast Sound Studio, and Sixties Pool Party. Across the spectrum of dress and casual wear, you’ll see smart tailoring, distinctively textured fabrics and eye-catching colours and prints that capture the confident cool of Read more

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    Ted Baker Spring/Summer 2017

    Peer over the hedge for a glimpse of Ted Baker’s Spring/Summer 2017 collection. In a season echoing the throwback suburban paradise of 9-to-5 workdays and leisurely weekend barbecues, the Baker family’s effortless love affair with laid-back style has tongues wagging. Whether it’s clothing for the office or off-time, the cut is pristine, the colours are chalky offbeat tones and the accents add uninhibited splashes of acid Read more

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    Stones Spring/Summer 2017

    Stones brings its customary understated confidence to Spring/Summer 2017. Drawing on its origins as a cool European suit company, the brand takes traditional garments and revolutionizes them with unique fabrics and subtle flourishes, such as cuff and button treatments, linings, and collar and pocket finishes. That “edge,” or blend of classic and casual styling, is unique among menswear Read more

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    Tiger of Sweden Spring/Summer 2017

    For Spring/Summer 2017, Tiger of Sweden doubles down on its signature look. The brand best known for “a different cut” comes out strong with a minimally modernist collection of sleek, vertical suits and tapered dress shirts that accentuate the masculine form. There are new colours and patterns to be found, but the powerful design message remains the same—fit is it. (Click Read more

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    Peter Millar Spring/Summer 2017

    Peter Millar, which combines timeless American style with fine European fabrics, has created another beautifully crafted collection for Spring/Summer 2017. The quality of construction is undeniable and the superior detail, vibrant colours and exquisite styling evoke the good life. Peter Millar is always appropriate on the golf course, at the office and for a night on the Read more

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    Fred Perry Spring/Summer 2017

    Fred Perry, style icon during his tenure as a top-ranked professional tennis player in the 1930s, is the inspiration for this eponymously named collection. Beginning with a simple white combed-cotton-piqué tennis shirt, the Fred Perry shirt now comes in a wide range of colours, solids, stripes and iconic designs with single or twin contrast “tipping” on the collar and cuffs. Combined with a growing Read more

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    Bugatchi Spring/Summer 2017

    Beautiful shirts remain the heart of the Bugatchi collection for Spring/Summer 2017. Made from gorgeous Italian fabrics and featuring detailed collar and cuff treatments, Bugatchi shirts come in a stunning array of colours and patterns.Worn alone or paired with a sportjacket and dress pants or jeans, these incredibly comfortable shirts are destined to be go-to essentials in your smart-casual Read more

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    Victorinox Spring/Summer 2017

    Heritage meets modernity for Victorinox Spring/Summer 2017 as digital artists inspire the season’s collection of woven shirts, T-shirts, pullovers and jackets. Traditional Swiss Army values of quality and function get a technical boost thanks to graphic prints and performance textiles. Cool, contemporary and comfortable, the clothes let you take on whatever life throws your way with Read more

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    Lacoste Spring/Summer 2017

    The tradition of well-made, well-tailored casual clothing continues with Lacoste Spring/Summer 2017. While the colourful petit-cotton-piqué polo remains the core of the line, the brand has expanded its collection of innovative sports-inspired urban attire. Now in its ninth decade, the iconic crocodile adorns polos, graphic T-shirts, warm-up jackets, sport shirts and sweaters. (Click image to enlarge.)  

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    Cutter & Buck Spring/Summer 2017

    Born in Seattle, Washington, Cutter & Buck is a product of the landscape and lifestyles of the Pacific Northwest—a place where crashing surf meets rugged coastline and city sophistication embraces its unspoiled backyard wilderness. Made for easy-going guys who value adaptable, classic apparel with a modern twist, Cutter & Buck will take you from the job to playtime day and night.

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    Toscano Spring/Summer 2017

    Relaxed, comfortable and classic. Toscano menswear offers a refined approach to casual attire for the discriminating customer who values timeless fashion. The Toscano look is based on unique combinations of colour and texture in every garment. It’s an understated collection that lets you always look your best.  

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    AT.P.CO

    AT.P.CO is an Italian fashion label that designs and offers the sophisticated products that include womenswear, menswear, denim and a range of accessories. The brand, that was founded in Northern Italy in the wine area of Franciacorta, does focus on a qualitative Italian design that, starting from a vintage and heritage inspiration, explores new areas Read more

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