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The Menswear Style Podcast

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Welcome to the official Menswear Style Podcast, hosted by Peter Brooker who has past experience managing an independent men's clothing store and is the co-author of a book on the style of James Bond. In this men's fashion and men's style focused podcast show we speak to some of the most influential designers, innovative brands and truly inspiring entrepreneurs from the fashion world to get a detailed insight into their start-up stories and to talk all things sustainability, marketing and eCommerce. Be sure to come back each week to get your fix of clothing industry insights, style inspiration and business motivation.

Welcome to the official Menswear Style Podcast, hosted by Peter Brooker who has past experience managing an independent men's clothing store and is the co-author of a book on the style of James Bond. In this men's fashion and men's style focused podcast show we speak to some of the most influential designers, innovative brands and truly inspiring entrepreneurs from the fashion world to get a detailed insight into their start-up stories and to talk all things sustainability, marketing and eCommerce. Be sure to come back each week to get your fix of clothing industry insights, style inspiration and business motivation.

Location:

United Kingdom

Description:

Welcome to the official Menswear Style Podcast, hosted by Peter Brooker who has past experience managing an independent men's clothing store and is the co-author of a book on the style of James Bond. In this men's fashion and men's style focused podcast show we speak to some of the most influential designers, innovative brands and truly inspiring entrepreneurs from the fashion world to get a detailed insight into their start-up stories and to talk all things sustainability, marketing and eCommerce. Be sure to come back each week to get your fix of clothing industry insights, style inspiration and business motivation.

Language:

English

Contact:

02088667302


Episodes

Oliver van Lanschot Hubrecht, Brand Director at Alpina

7/12/2022
Alpina was founded in 1883 when Swiss watch making visionary and alpinist Gottlieb Hauser founded the “Alpina Swiss Watchmakers Corporation”, and in doing so united the leading Swiss independent watchmakers, who became known as the “Alpinists”. Initially, the Corporation was developed to optimise the manufacturing of movements and watches by forming a union of manufacturers and suppliers, but Alpina soon began producing in-house calibers. In the 1920s, Alpina was already being sold in 2,000...

Duration:00:19:28

Ryan Mallinson, Founder of Mallin & Son

7/7/2022
The Mallinson family name dates back to the early 1900s with many of that time making a living in Yorkshire Mills as 'Cloth Dressers'. A career in textiles was reignited in 2019 by Ryan who created the brand shortly after the birth of his son Edward. Hailing from a working class estate in the suburbs of Leeds, a gap was soon found in the craft of re-waxing and repairing wax jackets. Beginning with friends and then independent customers, Mallin & Son started servicing high end jackets from...

Duration:00:21:42

Billy Boulos, Co-Founder of LifeJacket Skin Protection

6/7/2022
The LifeJacket Skin Protection story began with personal setback. The co-founders were three healthy young men, who thought they were indestructible. But then, several of their friends – all healthy and in their thirties, like them – were hit by cancer. One of them was Jono, the co-founder. Through this experience they learnt that skin cancer – one of the world’s most common cancers – is not only on the rise, but also that most people don’t think about the need for year-round skin...

Duration:00:29:09

Alberto Solana, Founder of Meriggi

5/25/2022
Meriggi is a men's resortwear brand inspired by the Mediterranean: its storied past, enduring style and unhurried pace. Their take on a day well spent includes salt in the air and a cocktail al fresco. We indulge in the occasional amenity but only ask for good company and a long summer day. We appreciate places where the jet-set feel at home and joie de vivre fills the mind. The brand makes resortwear with the Mediterranean in mind. Their garments are tailored to the local fit and make no...

Duration:00:21:00

Luca Faloni, Founder of Luca Faloni

5/19/2022
Luca Faloni is a vertically integrated menswear brand established online in 2014. They deliver superior craftsmanship and create a true 'Made in Italy' proposition available directly to clients worldwide. The brand promise is to source the finest materials from the most prestigious Italian producers and disregard seasonal collections in favour of product longevity. For each design, they partner with the most skilled Italian artisans, who have been honouring their craft for generations. In...

Duration:00:20:26

Gordon Bruce, Distillery Manager, anCnoc Whisky

5/17/2022
Gordon Bruce has been with Inverhouse Distillers for 34 years and joined anCnoc in 2006. Day to day - crafting the anCnoc range of whisky, welcoming visitors from around the world and, most recently hosting his podcast ‘Knock Tales’ from his desk at the distillery. A proud Keeper of the Quaich, he is passionate about craft in the truest sense of the word carrying on 125 years of traditional whisky making techniques at one of the most picturesque distilleries in Scotland. anCnoc is a highly...

Duration:00:22:30

Lorenzo Vasini, Founder of HOOHAA

4/27/2022
HOOHAA, is a new platform helping consumers seek out and enjoy niche fragrances; that may ordinarily be left undiscovered. The mainstream fragrance market is noisy and crowded but there is a huge amount of independent fragrance producers, who have previously found it near impossible to cut through with consumers. With beauty halls feeling like a distant memory and virtual beauty discovery at its peak in consumer interest, now is the time to champion, support and experiment with responsible,...

Duration:00:34:30

Marie Callan, Founder of URBAG

4/22/2022
The URBAG story is defined by a passion for sustainability and innovative design, along with the determination to make a positive impact in the world. Founder Marie Callan has spent decades working in sustainability. From social enterprise and charity work to fostering discussions with industry leaders at the Financial Times, she’s found the plastic problem never goes away. While the issue of single-use plastic was attracting attention, no one seemed to be addressing plastic waste from...

Duration:00:29:24

Peter Jüriado, Head of Design at Stenströms

4/20/2022
The Stenströms story began in 1899 when the Swedish tailor August Stenström found himself overwhelmed with orders. His reputation as an outstanding shirt fashioner had spread in town. All the elegantly dressed men in Helsingborg wanted one of his masterpieces, and Stenström found it hard to keep up. To meet the needs of his sophisticated clients, he decided to build a shirt factory. Under Stenströms’ strict supervision, a larger number of quality shirts could now be produced. With time, his...

Duration:00:23:00

Sidney Hiscox & Declan Morrison, Co-Founders of Fera

4/14/2022
Fera is an independent British outdoor brand that combines a deep reverence for the wild with a desire to create outdoor clothing that is not only reliable and made to last but also have a timeless sense of style. They are here for the true outdoor lovers, for those who know a passion for the outdoors has never gone out of style. Joyful, enthusiastic people who love adventure and spending time in the wild. For people who are tired of the outdoors being filled with fluorescent yellow anoraks...

Duration:00:28:15

Jake Posner, Founder of NO ONE TRUE ANYTHING

4/12/2022
Infusing rich trending styles with a unique perceptive on the world, with a design that aims to be timeless - incorporating minimalistic and simplistic, yet thought provoking, fashion statement led core styles, with sustainable production being at the heart of the brand. NO ONE TRUE ANYTHING have a phrase that dominates the Ethos of the brand, “F/FAST FASHION”. With a high-end, sustainable approach to streetwear, the brand has officially dropped its DEB—UT collection, leading with the PI-LOT...

Duration:00:31:02

Sid Baveja, Founder of Humanery

4/8/2022
Humanery aims to build the definitive global destination for men that serves all their beauty, grooming and self-care needs in one convenient place. Their platform is an online marketplace, which helps consumers find and purchase men's beauty and self-care products that work for them. They partner with many high quality and prestigious men's beauty, men's skincare, grooming, haircare, fragrance and wellness brands from around the globe that sell their products on the Humanery website. In...

Duration:00:27:47

Eddie Lofthouse, Founder of High Point Drinks

4/4/2022
With decades of experience and the freedom to find unique possibilities in fermentation, High Point Drinks have created layered and complex non-alcoholic drinks. Their premium fermented non-alcoholic aperitifs and digestifs are made the right way - with time, heart and soul by their expert team on the Cornish coast. In this episode of the MenswearStyle Podcast we interview Eddie Lofthouse, Founder of High Point Drinks about his brewing background and what inspired the launch of this...

Duration:00:24:47

Cathal McAteer, Co-Founder of Sounder

3/30/2022
Play well. Two words exchanged between golfers on the first tee at courses the world over. Two words that encapsulate what Sounder stands for. Playing well cannot be quantified by numbers on a scorecard. It’s not determined by stats on driving distance or greens in regulation. Playing well is in the happiness that comes from being outdoors, doing something you love, with likeminded people. Sounder don't promise that their products will help you play like the pros. The word amateur derives...

Duration:00:25:36

Oliver Tomalin, Co-Founder of Love Brand & Co.

3/28/2022
Co-founders Oliver and Rose have been chasing the sun together since they met in 2010. With family ties to the Bahamas, the couple have spent the last decade loving island life and creating their ultimate summer lifestyle brand. They both share a love of travelling and sunshine and elephants. The fact that elephants could be extinct in our lifetime motivated the British couple to dedicate their brand to helping through a combination of fashion and philanthropy - 'Trunks for Trunks'. Since...

Duration:00:38:17

Brendan Murdock, Founder of anatomē

3/22/2022
anatome are a natural health+ wellness brand and community built on the principle that nutritional + emotional balance is the pathway to a fulfilled life. Founder Brendan Murdock is passionate about the apothecaries of old that dispensed herbal remedies, potions and lotions to support health and wellbeing. Working with botanicals and essential oils for many years and through his creative passions and interest in food, perfume, and skincare he had a deep desire to update and reinvent the...

Duration:00:26:49

Robin Carlo, Co-Founder of Lennertson

3/15/2022
Co-founders Robin Carlo and Robin Todde have been friends since high school and creatively collaborating ever since. Lennertson is made up of the countless people who contribute to their vision. Be it their lastmaker in England, the craftspeople in Spain, or you who wears their shoes. Lennertson shoes are made by craftspeople who've perfected their trade over generations. All leathers used come from European tanneries, and shoes are constructed using the durable and traditional Goodyear welt...

Duration:00:31:08

Dario Peluso, Founder of PoBO

3/11/2022
PoBO (Positive by Ownership) are a sustainable, premium quality streetwear brand based in London. All materials are certified eco-friendly and PETA Vegan Approved, the supply chain is ethical and they also plant one mangrove tree per product purchased. They really put their heart into every detail. Dario's inspiration came from the artists of ground zero. They wanted to hit the reset button on modern art and he is amongst those who believe that now is the time to do the same with...

Duration:00:30:56

Manny Tsakanika, Founder of Aremti

3/9/2022
Manny Tsakanika is a professional dancer and actor who has worked in the entertainment industry for many years and knows how important it is to look and feel good. You will currently find him on stage in London in the show Magic Mike playing the lead role, Mike. Aremti has been named after Manny's sister, Raffy, who tragically lost her life. The brand's aim is to help men understand that self care is their right and that looking after your skin is not just for women. Men deal with the same...

Duration:00:22:41

Dr Tijion Esho, Founder of ESHO.

2/22/2022
Dr Tijion Esho is the multi award-winning entrepreneur behind the UK's first black Doctor-owned cosmeceutical brand, ESHO. and an industry leader in the world of aesthetic medicine. At just 38 years old, he has a cult following (celebrities included) at not only his clinics in London, Newcastle and Dubai, but on his digital platforms attracting a vast client base from over 50 countries worldwide. He develops innovative injectable techniques – inspiring his peers to further practise precision...

Duration:00:31:38