This following is a curated registry of J.A. Shapira’s favorite artisans and ateliers, as seen in his articles.

 

100 Hands – Shirtmaker
A. Caraceni – Menswear
A. Farley Country Attire – English Country Attire Store
Abbeyhorn – Accessories
Ace Marks – Italian Made Shoes
Adriano Meneghetti – Belts
Aero Leather Clothing – Leather Jackets
Aigle Parcours – Wellington Boots / Shooting Attire
Al Bazar – Menswear
Alan David – Bespoke Suitmaker
Alan Flusser – Menswear
Albert Thurston – Braces (Suspenders)
Albini – Fabric
Alden – Shoemaker
Alexander McQueen – Menswear & Accessories
Alexandre of England – Clothier
Allen Edmonds – Shoes
Altan Bottier – Shoemaker
Alumo – Shirt Fabric Mill
Amara – Elegant Home Furnishings & Accessories
Ambrosi Napoli – Bespoke Trousers
AMI – Menswear
Amos Sulka & Company – Menswear
Anderson & Sheppard – Bespoke Menswear
Anderson-Anderson – Knitwear
Anderson’s of Parma – Leather Belts
Andreas 1947 – Cashmere
Animas Code – Prince Albert Slippers
Antonio Valente – Bespoke Menswear
Armani Collezioni – Menswear
Arthur Sleep – Shoemaker
Ascot Chang – Menswear
Ascot Karl Moese – Ties & Neckwear
Aspinal of London – Accessories
Asprey of London – Accessories & Luxury Goods
Atelier – Eyeglasses & Sunglasses
Aubercy – Shoes
Barbanera – Shoemaker
Barker Collars – Detachable Stiff Shirt Collars & Accessories
Barker Laundry – Leading London Drycleaner
Baron Bags – Luxury Bags, Leather Goods & Luggage
Battistoni – Menswear
Baudoin & Lange – Shoemaker
Begg & Co – Scarves & Knitwear
Belsire – Shoemaker
Belstaff – Menswear
Belvest – Suitmaker & Menswear
Benjos – Shoelaces
Bensly – Undershirts
Benson & Clegg – Blazers, Blazer Buttons, Cufflinks, Patches & Accessories
Bentley & Skinner – British Luxury Jewelry & Accessories
Berluti – Shoemaker
Blarney Woolen Mills – Sweaters
Bodileys – Shoemaker
Boglioli – Menswear
Bonds – Underwear
Borsalino – Hatter
Bottega Veneta – Shoes & Leather Goods
Bowhill & Elliot – Velvet Slippers & Shoes
Brandecosse – Boot Maker / Shooting Boots
Braver Grace – Vintage Menswear & Accessories
Bresciani – Socks & Hosiery
Brift H – Shoeshine & Shoe Care
Brioni – Suitmaker
Broadland Slippers – Velvet Slippers
Brooks Brothers – Clothing
Brouk & Co. – Garment Bags & Accessories
Brunello Cucinelli – Menswear
Budd Shirtmakers – Shirtmakers, Accessories, Ties
Burberry – Menswear & Outerwear
Butler Luxury – Hangers
Byrnie Utz – Seattle Hat Shop
Campbell’s of Beauly – Country Attire
Canada Goose – Winter Parkas
Canali – Menswear
Canes Shop UK – Walking Sticks & Canes
Cappellificio Biellese – Hatmaker
Caran d’Ache – Fine Writing Instruments
Carmina – Shoes
Caron – Fragrance Maker
Cartier – Fine Jewelry, Accessories & Luxury Watchmaker
Caruso Italy – Menswear
Caulaincourt – Shoemaker
Cesare Attolini – Bespoke Menswear
Charles Tyrwhitt – Shirtmaker
Charvet – Bespoke Shirtmaker
Chester Barrie – Savile Row Bespoke Tailor
Chester Jefferies – Glove Maker
Chittleborough & Morgan – Savile Row Bespoke Tailor
Christy’s Hats – Hatter
Church’s – Shoes & Slippers
Ciccio – Menswear & Suiting
Cifonelli – Bespoke Menswear
Cleverly Laundry – Sleepwear & Dressing Gowns
Cobbler Union – Shoes
Codis Maya London – Cufflinks
Coherence – Outerwear
Cordings of Piccadilly – British Country Clothing
Cordone 1956 – Shirtmaker
Corgi Hosiery – Hosiery & Socks
Corthay – Shoemaker
Country Club Prep – East Coast Prep
Courtot – Bespoke Shirtmaker
Cove Germany – Menswear
Craftory – Bags and Small Accessories
Cravat Club of London – Cravats and Ties
Creed – Fragrance Maker
Crevaleathco – Leather Goods
Crockett & Jones – Shoes
Cromford Leather – Bespoke Leather, Suede and Shearling Garments Maker
Croots England – Leather Goods
Cutler & Gross – Bespoke Eyeglasses
Daks – Clothing & Accessories
Dalcuore – Menswear
Dalgado – Gloves & Outerwear Accessories
Daniel Hanson – Dressing Gowns / Smoking Jackets
Darcy Clothing – Traditional Collars & Shirts
Davies & Son – Bespoke Menswear
De Petrillo -Menswear
Deakin & Francis – Cufflinks & Jewelry
Dege & Skinner – Bespoke Menswear
Del Toro – MTM Velvet Slippers
Dempsey and Carroll – Stationary
Dents – Gloves
Deo Veritas – MTM shirtmaker
Derek Rose – Sleepwear, Underwear
Desmond & Dempsey – Sleepwear
Doré-Doré – Socks & Hosiery
Drake’s of London -Menswear
DS & Durga – Fragrances
Dubarry – British Country Clothing / Shooting Attire
Duke and Digham – Smoking Jackets
Dunhill – Accessories
E. Marinella – Tie Maker
E.B. Meyrowitz – Bespoke Eyeglasses
Ed.Meier Munchen – Shoemaker
Ede & Ravenscroft – Formal Menswear
Edward Green – Shoes
Edward Sexton – Shirtmaker
Elliot Rhodes – Luxury Beltmaker
Emma Willis – Bespoke Shirtmaker
English Cut – Bespoke Menswear
English Pewter Company – Pewter Accessories
EPHTÉE Bordeaux – Trunks and Luggage
Ermenegildo Zegna – Menswear
ETON – Shirtmaker
Etro – Menswear
Ettinger – Wallets & Accessories
Fabbrica Pelletterie Milano – Luggage & Cases
Faberge – Jewelry & Accessories
Favourbrook – Menswear
Fiona Dreesmann – Velvet Slippers
Fort Belvedere – Accessories
Foster & Son – Shoemaker
Fox Brothers – Fine Fabric Mill for Worsted Wools and Flannels
Fox Umbrellas – Umbrellas
Franceschetti – Shoemaker
Francesco Maglia – Umbrellas
Frank Clegg – Leather Goods
Frank Hall Tailoring – Bespoke Menswear
Fratelli Mocchia di Coggiola – Pocket Squares & Beachwear
Frigo – Underwear
Fulton – Umbrellas
G. Inglese – Menswear
G.H. Bass & Co – Weejun Loafer and Shoemaker
Gagliardi – Clothing
Gallo – Socks & Hosiery
Gammarelli – Socks & Hosiery
GANT – Menswear
Garrison Bespoke (Toronto) – Bespoke Suits
Gaziano & Girling – MTO & Bespoke Shoes
GD Golding – Bespoke Tailor
George Cleverley – Shoemaker
George Goddard – Bespoke Menswear
Ghurka – Bags & Luggage
Gianni Versace – Menswear
Gieves & Hawkes – Bespoke Suits
Gino Venturini – Menswear
Giorgio Armani – Menswear
Givenchy – Menswear
Goorin Bros. – Hatmaker
Goyard – Luggage
Graf von Faber Castel – Fine Writing Instruments
Gran Sasso – Menswear
Grenfell – Outerwear / Overcoats
Grenson – Shoemaker
Grosvenor Shirts – Shirtmaker, Menswear
Hackett – Formalwear
Hancock – Raincoats & Outerwear
Hand & Lock – Embroidery Services
Hanger Project – Luxury Hangers, Umbrellas & Menswear
Hanro – Sleepwear, Underwear
Hardy Amies – Bespoke Suits
Harkilla – British Country Clothing / Shooting Attire
Harris Tweed – Tweed Menswear
Harrison’s of Edinburgh – Fine Fabric Mill
Harrys of London – Shoes
Harvie & Hudson – Shirtmaker
Hawes & Curtis – Shirtmaker and Menswear
Heimat – Knitwear
Hemrajani Brothers – MTM & Bespoke Menswear
Henry Heath – Hatter
Henry Poole – Bespoke Suits
Herbert Johnson – Hatter
Hermes – Clothing & Accessories
Hestra – Gloves
Hetherington Hats of London – Silk Top Hats
Hilditch & Key – Shirtmaker, Menswear & Sleepwear
Holland & Holland – Country Clothing and Gun Maker
Hollywood Hatters – Los Angeles Hat Store
Horse Country Carrot – British Country Clothing / Shooting Attire
House of Bijan – Bespoke Menswear
House of Bruar – British Country Clothing / Shooting Attire
House of Campagna – Menswear
Howard’s – French Neckwear
Huddersfield Fine Worsteds – Fabric and Suiting
Hunter – Wellington Shooting Boots
Huntsman – Bespoke Suits
Hutatelier Beermann – Hatmaker
IGN Joseph – MTM Shirtmaker
Il Micio – Leather Goods
Irish Inspiration – Sleeping Caps & Sleepwear
Isaia – Menswear
J. Barbour & Sons – Menswear, Outerwear, Accessories & Footwear
J. Crew – Clothing
J. Hilburn – MTM Suits & Shirtmaker
J. Press – Menswear
J.H. Cutler – Bespoke Menswear
J.J. Hat Center – NYC Hat Shop
Jack Erwin – Shoes
James Smith & Sons – Umbrellas and Walking Sticks
James Whitfield – Bespoke Tailor
Jean Rousseau – Small Leather Goods
Joel & Son Fabrics – Fabric Store
John Field – Rainwear / British Country Clothing / Shooting Attire
John Lewis – British Clothier & Department Store
John Lobb – Shoemaker
John Smedley – Knitwear
Johnnie O – West Coast Prep Clothing
Johns & Pegg – Savile Row Bespoke Tailor
Johnstons of Elgin – Cashmere Menswear
JP Luther – Masonic Regalia
Keith Lo Bue – Hatter
Kent, Haste and Lachter – Savile Row Bespoke Menswear
Kilgour & French – Bespoke Menswear
King & Tuckfield – Menswear
Kinloch Anderson – Kilts & Highland Wear
Kiton – Menswear
KK & Jay Supply Co. – Shirt Tail Garters
Knights Tailoring – Alterations Tailoring & Embroidery
Knize – Bespoke Menswear
Koji Suzuki – Shoemaker
Kositcheks – Menswear Store
Lacoste – Menswear & Casual Shoes
Lanieri – MTM Menswear
Lanvin – Shoes
Launer – Leather Goods
Le Chameau – Wellington Boots / Shooting Attire
Le Noeud Papillon – Bow Ties
Leon Drexler – Bespoke Fedoras
Letts of London – Stationery & Writing
Levanger – Notebooks & Stationery
Levine Hat Co. – St. Louis Hat Store
Liberty London – Sleepwear
Lipman & Sons – London Formalwear
Liverano & Liverano – Bespoke Menswear
Loake – Shoemaker
Lock & Co – Men’s Hatter
London Undercover – Umbrellas
Loro Piana – Fabrics and Fine Menswear
Luciano Barbera – Menswear & Fabric
Ludwig Reiter – Shoes & Leather Goods
Lukes Eyres – British Accessories, Detached Collars, Scarves, Sweaters
Lyle & Scott – Menswear, Sportswear, Knitwear
Mackintosh – British Menswear
Maftei – Shoes
Maison Bonnet – Bespoke Eyewear
Maison Lavabre Cadet – French Peccary Glove Maker
Malcolm Plews – Bespoke Tailor
Manebi – Shoemaker
Marc Guyot – Bespoke Clothier
Marcoliani – Socks & Hosiery
Mark/Giusti – Bags & Leather Accessories
Marol – Shirtmaker
Materna – Shoes
Mazarin – Socks & Hosiery
Meermin Mallorca – Shoes
Mes Chaussettes Rouge – Socks & Hosiery
Meyer & Mortimer – Bespoke Menswear
Meyer The Hatter – New Orleans Hat Shop
Michael Jondral – Men’s Clothier
Moncler – Outerwear
Montblanc – Pens and Watchmaker
Montezemolo – Menswear & Shoes
Moynat – Trunk Makers
Mr. Porter – Online shopping portal for menswear and accessories.
Musella Dembech – Bespoke Tailor
Musto – British Country Clothing / Shooting Attire / Sailing Attire
My Tailor – Bespoke Suits & Menswear
Nackymade – Bespoke Eyeglasses & Sunglasses
Nakata – Hangers & Clothing Brushes
Nantucket Reds – Trousers
Neal & Palmer – Bespoke Morningwear
New & Lingwood – British Clothier, Detached Collars, Menswear, Dressing Gowns, Shoes, Accessories
Newport – Sailing Attire
Nigel Cabourn – Denim Jeans
Norman Vilalta – Shoemaker
Norton & Sons – Bespoke Menswear
O’Connell’s Clothing – Wool Sweaters
Oliver Peoples – Eyeglasses & Sunglasses
Oliver Spencer – Sleep and Loungewear
Oppermann London – Leather Goods
Optimo – Custom Hatmaker
Orazio Luciano – Menswear
Orlebar Brown – Swimwear
Ortus – Leather Bags & Goods
Osaku – Trousers
Otis Batterbee – British Accessories, Eyemasks and Sleepwear
Owen Barry – Leather & Sheepskin Outerwear
Ozwald Boateng – Bespoke Menswear
Pakeman Catto & Carter – Menswear & Smoking Jackets
Palatino – Socks
Paolo Penko – Lapel Chains
Paolo Scafora – Shoemaker
Patagonia – Outerwear
Patey Hats – Hatmaker
Paul Smith – Menswear
Peal & Co. – Shoes
Pediwear – Shoemaker
Pelikan – Fine Writing Instruments
Penhaligon – Perfumer & Deodorant
Persol – Sunglasses
Piccolo Press – Stationary
Pierre Corthay – Fine Shoemaker
PlayerLayer – British Sportswear
Pommella Napoli – Trousers
Porter Yoshida & Co – Luggage & Bags
Pringle of Scotland – Knitwear
Proper Cloth – MTM Shirtmaker
Ralph Lauren Purple Label – Clothing
Rampley & Co. – Pocket Squares
Ray-Ban – Sunglasses
Rebus – Signet Rings & Cufflinks
Red Wing Shoes – Shoe & Bootmaker
Ribbed Tee – Undershirts
Richard Anderson – Savile Row Bespoke Tailor
Rifugio – Leather & Suede Jackets
Rimowa – Luggage
Ring Jacket – Japanese Suitmaker
RJW Shirts – MTM Formal and Historic Dress Shirts & Collars
Roberto Ugolini – Bespoke Shoemaker
Rocky Mountain Featherbed – Down Stuffed Vests
Rota – Trousers
Rubinacci – Menswear & Shoes
Ruffs – Signet Rings & Cufflinks
Rumisu – Menswear
S.T. Dupont – Accessories & Fine Writing Instruments
Saint James Atelier – Sailing Attire
Saint Laurent – Casual Menswear
Salle Privee – Menswear
Salvatore Ferragamo – Shoes & Leather Goods
Salvatore Piccolo – Menswear
Samuel Brothers (St Paul’s) – Menswear
Santandrea – Menswear
Santillo – Shirtmaker
Santoni – Shoemaker
Saphir – Shoe Cleaning Products
Sartoria Fain – Bespoke Menswear
Sartoria Ripense – Menswear
Savile Clifford – Fabric Mill
Saxx – Underwear
Scabal at Savile House – MTM Menswear
Scarosso – Shoes
Scheer – Shoes
Schoffel – British Country Clothing / Shooting Attire
Sciamat – Menswear & Suiting
Sean O’Flynn – Bespoke Shirtmaker
Seaward & Stearn – Accessories
Sebastien James – Shirtmaker
Sharp & Dapper – Shirt Garters & Accessories
Shibumi – Accessories
Shipton and Heneage – Shoes & Slippers
ShirtsMyWay – MTM Shirtmaker
Simonnot Godard – Pocket Squares
Sir Jacks – British Accessories & Luxury Goods
Sleepy Jones – Sleepwear
Smythson – Leather Goods and Accessories
Sperry Top Sider – Boat Shoes
St. Crispin – Shoemaker
Stanley Ley – Shirtmaker, Legal Attire, Detached Collars
State Optical – Sunglasses
Steed – Bespoke & MTM Tailor on Savile Row
Stefano Bemer – Shoemaker
Stefano Ricci – Bespoke Tailor
Still Life – NYC Hat Store
Stovel & Mason – Savile Row Suitmaker
Stubbs & Wootton – Velvet Slippers
Suit Supply – Low Budget MTM Online Suitmaker
Sunspel – Shirts, Sleepwear, Underwear
Swaine Adeney Brigg – Umbrellas & Leather Goods
Sy Devore – Menswear
T.M. Lewin – Shirtmaker and Menswear
Tabio – Socks & Hosiery
Tailor Caid – Men’s Suiting
Takuya Made by Hand – Small Leather Goods
Talarico – Umbrellas
Tani – Underwear
Tateossian London – Cufflinks
The Armoury – Luxury Online Retailer of Menswear & Accessories
The Merchant Fox – Accessories & Leather Goods
The Wren Press – Stationery
Thom Browne – Casualwear & Shoes
Thom Sweeney – Menswear
Thresher & Glenny – Menswear, Traditional Shirtmaker
Tiffany & Co – Jewelry & Accessories
TLB Mallorca – MTO Spanish Shoemaker
Tobias Tailors – Savile Row Tailor
Tods – Shoemaker
Tom Ford – Menswear
Tom Taylor – Luxury Belts & Belt Buckles
Trafalgar – Braces & Accessories
Trickers – Shoes & Slippers
Tumi – Luggage & Bags
Turnbull & Asser – Men’s Clothing
TYE Shoemaker – Bespoke Shoe Maker
Ugolini – Shoes
Valentino – Menswear
Valentino Garemi – Shoe Care & Leather Care Products
Vass Shoes – Shoemaker
Vetements – Casual Menswear
Vineyard Vines – East Coast Prep
Visconti – Fine Writing Instruments
Vitale Barberis Canconico – Fine Fabrics
Walker Slater – Menswear & Tweed
Waterman – Fine Writing Instruments
Welsh & Jeffries – Savile Row Bespoke Tailor
William & Son – Country Clothing, Accessories & Jewelry
William Halstead – UK Fabric Mill
Wilvorst – Men’s Formalwear
Wolsey – Menswear
Woodcock & Snipe – British Country Clothing / Shooting Attire
Yohei Fukuda – Top Bespoke Shoemaker
Zappos – Online Shoe Store – Great Customer Service
Zaremba Bespoke – Bespoke Menswear
Zimmerli – Sleepwear, Underwear

 

*Please note this list is a copy of J.A. Shapira’s personal list of favorite brands and merchants, kept on his phone. This list is updated frequently based on his experience with the products sold by the aforementioned companies. Being mentioned on this list does not constitute an endorsement, testimonial or review. Mr. Shapira has not been provided any financial payments or incentives. Any organization listed, is done so because Mr. Shapira believes it’s deserved and in the best interest of his readers. This list is subject to change without notice.

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