There are times when you like something so much that you want to share it with the world. Here are some of our favourite links:
Age of Reason Scarves – www.age-of-reason-studios.com
Age of Reason design, manufacture and retail luxurious, hand rolled silk pocket squares as well as their extensive range of scarves. The designs are a little cheeky, sometimes a little naughty but always sure to pack a bucket load fun into your wardrobe. Age of Reason pocket squares have a bit of a cult following and so are becoming quite sought after. A firm Learned Gentleman favourite!
Benson & Clegg – www.bensonandclegg.com
Benson & Clegg are the worlds leading authority on all things to do with the blazer. Holding the Royal Warrant to HRH The Prinnce of Wales for the supply of badges, buttons and military neckwear there really is no company better qualified to supply blazer buttons and badges. They have also offered personal bespoke tailoring since 1937 and were the official tailor to His Majesty King George VI. Located in Piccadilly Arcade, on Jermyn Street – The Learned Gentleman’s favourite street in London!
Cigars London – www.cgrldn.com
When I need some advice on all things to do with cigars I turn to Raban Aso CEO and Founder of Cigar London.
Edwin Jagger – www.edwinjagger.com
In the heart of Sheffield, a city famous for it’s steel working and cutlery industry Edwin Jagger manufacture a range of traditional shaving equipment. Their precision engineered DE Razors are amongst the very best available and all made here in Blighty. They also have a range of shaving creams and after shave moisturisers and we love them!
Inro London – www.inrolondon.com
Inro London are a small family owned bespoke leather goods manufacturer who strive to make the worlds best leather goods. They differentiate themselves by doing everything by hand with no short cuts whatsoever. All their leather is individually hand dyed, everything is stitched by hand and their burnished edges are legendary amongst those who know a thing or two about leather. Oh… and they make phenomenal bespoke, hand crafted watch straps that we just love!!
Geo. F. Trumper – www.trumpers.com
The Geo. F. Trumper name is synonymous with luxury shaving soaps and creams and their range of shaving products is second to none. A truly British brand with their flagship store just off Jermyn Street in St James, London. One of our all time favourite shaving soap, cream & cologne suppliers.
The Games Room Company – www.gamesroomcompany.com
The Games Room Company specialise in all manner of wonderful ‘toys’ from vintage pinball tables, stunning coca-cola and beer vending machines, pool tables and chrome covered retro jukeboxes, amongst other desirable shiny things. The perfect toys for your man cave, office or garage.
The London Sock Company – www.londonsockcompany.com
Manufacturers of some of the world’s finest cotton lisle socks. Their “Simply Sartorial” range is a range of classic socks in bold and vibrant colours sure to pop a little colour into your attire.
Rampley & Co – www.rampleyandco.com
Purveyors of splendid, luxury pocket squares with a difference. Pocket squares with a story behind them. Printed in Macclesfield and finished with hand rolled edges making them some of the finest squares available.
ShoeShineUK – www.shoeshineuk.com
Based in the London Hilton on Park Lane Steven Skippen of ShoeshineUK makes shoe shining a thing to wonder. Not only providing the finest shoe shine in the UK he also is the countries leading shoe patina artist. There are no safer hands in which to place your shoes.
Dale French Artist – www.dalefrench.co.uk
Dale is an immensely talented imaginative artist based in Doncaster who recently graduated from Teeside University having studied Computer Animation. His services range from Graphic Design to Commission Paintings and Caricatures.
It was Dale that created the portrait of The Learned Gentleman. Dale we tip our hat to you Sir!