Folding a pocket square: four ideas for a classy touch

The origin of the pochette, or pocket square, seems to date back to the banks of the Nile River in ancient Egypt. Apparently, the people of that area used the ancestor of this accessory both as a cloth to wipe away the sweat and toil of hard work, but also as an object to flaunt their wealth.

Today, the clutch bag is used as a distinctive element in men's outfits, synonymous with class, attention to detail and self-care, able to adapt to solemn, formal, business and even more casual contexts.

Men's scarf knots: how to wear it with class and elegance
The scarf, emblem of style and elegance in the men's outfit A signature accessory in a true gentleman's wardrobe, the scarf has over more than 2000 years of history behind it. It is perhaps one of the oldest in the...
Best tie knots for the wedding day

«The elegant man is the one whose suit you never notice. » (W. Somerset Maugham)

Ancient Rome was the first city to adopt what was soon to become the male accessory par excellence: the tie. Roman legionaries used to wear a strip of cloth around their necks as protection for their airways during their long road marches. Over the years, the piece of cloth gradually thinned to the shape we know today.

How to wear a neckerchief for men: 6 ideas for a refined look
The accessory is a necessary and indispensable element to give charm to the whole outfit. It is a true symbol of accuracy and love for your image.
In particular, a foulard or bandana, if well chosen, can make a banal outfit into a unique look and raise it to a completely different level, adding a touch of originality. These refined squares of fabric leave plenty of room for everyone's imagination and creativity, offering the possibility of creating plays of colour to add class and elegance to an outfit, or make an overly elegant outfit less serious.
How to wear a foulard: 4 sophisticated ideas for women
A timeless icon: a favourite accessory of the divas of the 1950s and 1960s, the foulard or carré is a refined, lightweight and extremely versatile headscarf. It can be worn and knotted in a variety of ways: around the neck, as a headdress or to adorn one's handbag with class.
A talk with Mitchell Moss : an American men with Italian tailoring passion
-2 MINUTES READ- Today we are going to have some little talks with Mitchell Moss. He’s originally from northeast Indiana, but have lived in Nashville for three years; he write for his blog, Menswear Musing, and he’s one of Fumagalli...
Regimental ties: the striped design from the time of ideals to the present day
Regimental ties are a timeless accessory for every man. They give an idea of simplicity and naturalness, while being a “must” for masculine elegance, with their high potential of expression and versatility.These classic striped ties have an interesting history that takes us back over the years.
"Green Pea" and Fumagalli 1891 for the environment
Find out more about Green Pea: The world’s most sustainable building. A shopping mall spread over four floors that houses the Fumagalli concept store where you can discover luxury ties, scarves and much more made in Italy following the pillars of care and respect for the environment and the world.
What is elegance in a man
2 MINUTES READ IN TERMS OF ELEGANCE, THE NEED TO BE WORTHY OF WOMEN Having taste, elegance and personality: all are innate and perfected qualities. It’s true, but does a man really dress elegantly, only for himself? Have you ever...
How to make a gift: is it better to give a scarf or a tie?
Choosing a considerate gift is always a unique experience, because it means taking care of a relationship with an important gesture. It can be a caress, or perhaps an act of recognition and appreciation, which enrich the relationship.
Travel & Style : little talks with David Venegas
- 2 MINUTES - This week we are pleased to interview one of Fumagalli friends and lover. His name is David Venegas ( @davidsevcab) , born in Seville the capital of Andalusia, he managed an hotel in the beautiful setting of Djerba,...