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

 

1stdibs.com – One of a kind pieces and custom works, fine art, furniture & jewelry
A. Caraceni – Menswear
A. Lange et Sohne – Luxury Watchmaker
Abbeyhorn – Accessories
Ace Marks – Italian Made Shoes
Aigle Parcours – Wellington Boots / Shooting Attire
Al Bazar – Menswear
Alan David – Bespoke Suitmaker
Albini – Fabric
Alexander McQueen – Menswear & Accessories
Alexandre of England – Clothier
Allen Edmonds – Shoes
Altan Bottier – Shoemaker
Amos Sulka & Company – Menswear
Analog Shift – Watches
Anderson & Sheppard – Bespoke Menswear
Animas Code – Prince Albert Slippers
Antiquorum – Luxury Timepiece Auction House
Antonio Valente – Bespoke Menswear
Armani Collezioni – Menswear
Ascot Chang – Menswear
Aspinal of London – Accessories
Asprey of London – Accessories & Luxury Goods
Atelier – Eyeglasses & Sunglasses
Aubercy – Shoes
Audemars Piguet – Luxury Watchmaker
Battistoni – Menswear
Baudoin & Lange – Shoemaker
BDI Furniture – Furniture & Decor
Belsire – Shoemaker
Belstaff – Menswear
Belvest – Suitmaker & Menswear
Benjos – Shoelaces
Bensly – Undershirts
Benson & Clegg – Blazers, Blazer Buttons, Cufflinks, Patches & Accessories
Berluti – Shoemaker
Blarney Woolen Mills – Sweaters
Bob’s Watches – Online Watch Merchant
Bodileys – Shoemaker
Bombay – Furniture Maker & Merchant
Bonds – Underwear
Borsalino – Hatter
Boston Whaler – Boatmaker
Bottega Veneta – Shoes & Leather Goods
Bowhill & Elliot – Velvet Slippers & Shoes
Brandecosse – Boot Maker  / Shooting Boots
Breguet – Luxury Watchmaker
Bresciani – Socks & Hosiery
Brioni – Suitmaker & Menswear
Broadland Slippers – Velvet Slippers
Brooks Brothers – Clothing
Brouk & Co. – Garment Bags & Accessories
Brown – Luxury Safes & Wardrobes
Brunello Cucinelli – Menswear
Budd Shirtmakers – Shirtmakers, Accessories, Ties
Burberry – Menswear & Outerwear
Butler Luxury – Hangers
Bvlgari – Fine Jewelry
Campbell’s of Beauly – Country Attire
Canali – Menswear
Caran d’Ache – Fine Writing Instruments
Carmina – Shoes
Caron – Fragrance Maker
Cartier – Fine Jewelry, Accessories & Luxury Watchmaker
Caulaincourt – Shoemaker
Cesare Attolini – Bespoke Menswear
Charles Tyrwhitt – Shirtmaker
Charvet – Bespoke Shirtmaker
Chester Barrie – Savile Row Bespoke Tailor
Chesterfields of London – Furniture
Chittleborough & Morgan – Savile Row Bespoke Tailor
Chopard – Fine Jewelry & Luxury Watchmaker
Christie’s – Auction House
Christina Re Designs – Tea Sets and Accessories
Christy’s Hats – Hatter
Church’s – Shoes & Slippers
Cifonelli – Bespoke Menswear
Cire Trudon – Candles
Cleverly Laundry – Sleepwear & Dressing Gowns
Cobbler Union – Shoemaker
Cordings of Piccadilly – British Country Clothing
Corgi Hosiery – Hosiery & Socks
Courtot – Bespoke Shirtmaker
Cravat Club of London – Cravats and Ties
Creed – Fragrance Maker
Crockett & Jones – Shoes
Cromford Leather – Bespoke Leather, Suede and Shearling Garments Maker
Croots England – Leather Goods
Crown & Caliber – Online Luxury Watch Merchant
Cutler & Gross – Bespoke Eyeglasses & Sunglasses
Daks – Clothing & Accessories
Daniel Hanson – Dressing Gowns / Smoking Jackets
Davidoff – Cigars, Cigar Accessories, Pipemaker
Davies & Son – Bespoke Menswear
Deakin & Francis –  Cufflinks & Accessories
Dege & Skinner – Bespoke Menswear
Del Toro – MTM Velvet Slippers
Dempsey and Carroll – Stationary
Dents – Gloves
Derek Rose – Sleepwear, Underwear
Desmond & Dempsey – Sleepwear
Deviehl London – Coffee, Tea, and Caviar Cups
Doré-Doré – Socks & Hosiery
Drake’s of London -Menswear
Dubarry – British Country Clothing / Shooting Attire
Duke and Digham – Smoking Jackets & Dressing Gowns
Dunhill – Accessories
E. Marinella – Tie Maker
Ede & Ravenscroft – Menswear
Edward Green – Shoemaker
Edward Sexton – Shirtmaker
Elderluxe – Walking Sticks & Canes
Elie Bleu – Cigar Humidors
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
Faberge – Jewelry & Accessories
Fendrihan.com – Online Shaving Products & Accessories Merchant
Fiona Dreesmann – Velvet Slippers
Fort Belvedere – Accessories
Found My Animal – Dog Leashes
Fox Umbrellas – Umbrellas
Francisco Maglia – Umbrellas
Frank Hall Tailoring – Bespoke Menswear
Frederique Constant – Luxury Watchmaker
Frigo – Underwear
Fulton – Umbrellas
Furniture Atelier – Fine Furniture for the Office and Home
Gagliardi – Clothing
Gallo – Socks & Hosiery
Gammarelli – Socks & Hosiery
GANT – Menswear
Garrison Bespoke – Bespoke Suitmaker
Gaziano & Girling – MTO & Bespoke Shoes
GD Golding – Bespoke Tailor
Gemfields – Rare Gems and Jewelry
Gemnation – Online Grey Market Luxury Watch Merchant
George Cleverley – Shoemaker
George Goddard – Bespoke Menswear
Ghurka – Bags & Luggage
Gianni Versace – Menswear
Gieves & Hawkes – Bespoke Suits
Giorgio Armani – Menswear
Givenchy – Menswear
Goorin Bros. – Hatmaker
Govberg – Online Grey Market Watch Merchant
Goyard – Luggage, Trunks, Bags & Accessories
Graf von Faber Castel – Fine Writing Instruments
Grenfell – Outerwear / Overcoats
Greubel Forsey – Luxury Watchmaker
Grosvenor Shirts – Shirtmaker, Menswear
Gucci – Shoes
Hackett – Formalwear
Hancock and Moore – Furniture & Decor
Hand & Lock – Embroidery Services
Hanro – Sleepwear, Underwear
Hardy Amies – Bespoke Suits & Menswear
Harkilla – British Country Clothing / Shooting Attire
Harris Tweed – Tweed Menswear
Harrys of London – Shoes
Harvie & Hudson – Shirtmaker
Haviland Parlon – Fine China
Hawes & Curtis – Shirtmaker and Menswear
Hemrajani Brothers – MTM & Bespoke Menswear
Henry Heath – Hatter
Henry Poole – Bespoke Suits
Hermes – Clothing & Accessories
Hetherington Hats of London – Silk Top Hats
Higgs & Crick – Furniture, Artwork, Glassware & Decanters
Hilditch & Key – Shirtmaker, Menswear & Sleepwear
Holland & Holland – Country Clothing and Gun Maker
Horchow – Home Decor & Furniture
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
House of Fraser – Department Store
Howard’s – French Neckwear
Huddersfield Fine Worsteds – Fabric and Suiting
Hunter – Wellington Shooting Boots
Huntsman – Bespoke Suits
Hutatelier Beermann – Hatmaker
Irish Inspiration – Sleeping Caps
Isaia – Menswear
IWC – Luxury Watchmaker
J. Barbour & Sons – Menswear, Outerwear, Accessories & Footwear
J. Crew – Clothing
J. Press – Menswear
J.H. Cutler – Bespoke Menswear
Jack Erwin – Shoes
Jaeger-LeCoultre – Luxury Watchmaker
James Smith & Sons – Umbrellas and Walking Sticks
JamesEdition – Luxury Online Marketplace
Jenners – Luxury Department Store
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 – Casual Menswear, Textiles & Fabric
Kent, Haste and Lachter – Savile Row Bespoke Menswear
Kilgour & French – Bespoke Menswear
Kinloch Anderson – Kilts & Highland Wear
Kiton – Menswear
KK & Jay Supply Co. – Shirt Tail Garters
Knights Tailoring – Alterations Tailoring & Embroidery
Knize – Bespoke Menswear
Lacoste – Menswear & Casual Shoes
Lanieri – MTM Menswear
Lanvin – Shoes
Launer of London – Wallets, Attache Cases, Bags & Leather Goods
Le Chameau – Wellington Boots / Shooting Attire
Leon Drexler – Bespoke Fedoras
Liverano and Liverano – Bespoke Menswear
Loake – Shoemaker
Lock & Co – Men’s Hatter
London Undercover – Umbrellas
Loro Piana – Fabrics and Fine Menswear
Louis Moinet – Watchmaker
Luciano Barbera – Menswear & Fabric
Ludwig Reiter – Shoemaker & Leather Goods
Lugano – Jewelry
Lukes Eyres – British Accessories, Detached Collars, Scarves, Sweaters
Lyle & Scott – Menswear, Sportswear, Knitwear
Mackintosh – British Menswear
Maftei – Shoes
Maison Bonnet – Bespoke Eyewear
Malcolm Plews – Bespoke Tailor
Marc Guyot – Bespoke Clothier
Marcoliani – Socks & Hosiery
Mark/Giusti – Bags & Leather Accessories
Marol – Shirtmaker
Materna – Shoes
Maxfield Los Angeles – Fine Art
Mazarin – Socks & Hosiery
Meermin – Shoes
Men’s Society – Gifts and Accessory Kits for Men
Mes Chaussettes Rouge – Socks & Hosiery
Meyer & Mortimer – Bespoke Menswear
Moncler – Outerwear
Montblanc – Fine Writing Instruments, Leather Goods, Accessories & Watchmaker
Montezemolo – Menswear & Shoes
Mottahedeh – Fine China & Antiquities
Moynat – Trunk Makers
Mr. Porter – Online shopping portal for menswear and accessories.
Musto – British Country Clothing / Shooting Attire / Sailing Attire
My Tailor – Bespoke Suits & Menswear
Neal & Palmer – Bespoke Morningwear
New & Lingwood – British Clothier, Detached Collars, Menswear, Dressing Gowns, Shoes, Accessories
Norman Vilalta – Shoemaker
Norton & Sons – Bespoke Menswear
O’Connell’s Clothing – Wool Sweaters
Oliver Peoples – Eyeglasses
Oliver Spencer – Sleep and Loungewear
Omas – Fine Writing Instruments
Omega – Luxury Watchmaker
Oppermann London – Leather Goods
Orbita – Watch Winders
Orlebar Brown – Swimwear
Otis Batterbee – British Accessories, Eyemasks and Sleepwear
Ozwald Boateng – Bespoke Menswear
Pakeman Catto & Carter – Menswear & Smoking Jackets
Pankhurst London – Hair, Shave & Grooming Products
Paolo Scafora – Shoemaker
Patagonia – Outerwear
Patek Philippe – Luxury Watchmaker
Patey Hats – Hatmaker
Peal & Co. – Shoes
Pediwear – Shoemaker
Pelikan – Fine Writing Instruments
Pendergast – Humidors & Smoking Room Furniture
Penhaligon – Perfumer & Deodorant
Penske Luxury – Luxury Cars & Supercars
Persol – Sunglasses
Peterson – Pipe Maker
Piccolo Press – Stationary
Pierre Corthay – Fine Shoemaker
PlayerLayer – British Sportswear
Prada – Shoes & Menswear
Pringle of Scotland – Knitwear
Proper Cloth – MTM Shirtmaker
Ralph Lauren Purple Label – Clothing
Ray-Ban – Sunglasses
Rebus – Signet Rings & Cufflinks
Red Wing Shoes – Bootmaker
Restoration Hardware – Furniture & Decor
Ribbed Tee – Undershirts
Richard Anderson – Savile Row Bespoke Tailor
Riva – Luxury Boatmaker
Roberto Ugolini – Bespoke Shoemaker
Rolex – Luxury Watchmaker
Roman & Williams – Bespoke Furniture and Interiors
Rubinacci – Menswear & Shoes
Ruffs – Signet Rings & Cufflinks
S.T. Dupont – Accessories & Fine Writing Instruments
Saint James Atelier – Sailing Attire
Saint Laurent – Casual Menswear
Salvatore Ferragamo – Shoes & Leather Goods
Salvatore Piccolo – Menswear
Samuel Brothers (St Paul’s) – Menswear
Santandrea – Menswear
Santillo – Shirtmaker
Saphir – Shoe Cleaning Products
Sartoria Ripense – Menswear
Savile Clifford – Fabric Mill
Savinelli – Pipe Maker
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
Sir Jacks – British Accessories & Luxury Goods
Sleepy Jones – Sleepwear
Smythson – Stationery, Leather Goods & Accessories
Sothebys – Auction House
Sperry Top Sider – Boat Shoes
Stanley Ley – Shirtmaker, Legal Attire, Detached Collars
State Optical – Sunglasses
Steed – Bespoke & MTM Tailor on Savile Row
Stefano Bemer – Shoemaker
Stefano Ricci – Bespoke Tailor
Stubbs & Wootton – Velvet Slippers
Sunspel – Shirts, Sleepwear, Underwear
Swaine Adeney Brigg – Umbrellas & Leather Goods
Sy Devore – Menswear
T.M. Lewin – Shirtmaker and Menswear
Talarico – Umbrellas
Tani – Underwear
Tateossian London – Cufflinks
The East India Company – Tea Sets, Accessories
The Merchant Fox – Accessories & Leather Goods
Thom Browne – Casualwear & Shoes
Thom Sweeney – Menswear
Thresher & Glenny – Menswear, Traditional Shirtmaker
Tiffany & Co – Jewelry & Accessories
Tod’s – Shoes & Accessories
Tom Ford – Menswear
Trafalgar – Braces & Accessories
Trickers – Shoes & Slippers
Tumi – Luggage & Bags
Turnbull & Asser – Men’s Clothing
TYE Shoemaker – Bespoke Shoe Maker
Ugolini – Shoes
Vacheron Constantin – Luxury Watchmaker
Valentino – Menswear
Valentino Garemi – Shoe Care & Leather Care Products
Van Cleef & Arpels – Fine Jewelry
Vetements – Casual Menswear
Vhernier – Jewelry
Visconti – Fine Writing Instruments
Vitale Barberis Canconico – Fine Fabrics
Waterman – Fine Writing Instruments
Wedgwood – Fine China
Welsh & Jeffries – Savile Row Bespoke Tailor
William & Son – Country Clothing, Accessories & Jewelry
William Halstead – UK Fabric Mill
Wolf – Watch Winders, Valet Trays & Accessories
Wolsey – Menswear
Woodcock & Snipe – British Country Clothing / Shooting Attire
Xikar – Cigar Lights & Accessories
Zenith – Luxury Watchmaker
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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