Featuring the dapper menswear expert Luca Rubinacci and a behind-the-scenes tour of Italy’s most luxurious tailoring house, Kiton.
There’s my latest article for Square Mile magazine, interviewing Antonio De Matteis, CEO of the world’s most expensive tailoring house in Naples. Between lockdowns, I managed to visit Italy last year to meet him and tour Kiton’s fabled workshop.
My article on the best bookish days out is in today’s issue of The i newspaper and also online here at iNews.
On a particularly grey day in lockdown London, I’m hankering for a big dose of escapism. Thankfully, the latest issue of Drift has hit the doormat, packed with pages of wanderlust for when we can travel again, including my 6-page feature on Palm Springs’ scorching hot design scene.
I’ve just updated my site with some images from my Mississippi road trip.
I made a mini-film looking behind the scenes at Kiton’s tailoring workshop in Naples, for the South China Morning Post newspaper. This is the fabled workshop that produces the world’s most expensive suit, the K50. Take a peek at what’s involved here.
Christmas is not a date. It is a state of mind,” so said the author Mary Ellen Chase. To some this could be a throwaway comment, but to The Inn at Christmas Place, a left field hotel that lavishly celebrates the holiday season every single day of the year, it’s nothing short of a mission statement.
“To understand the world” William Faulkner once said, “you must first understand a place like Mississippi”. And to understand a place like Mississippi, you must first understand its food – a cuisine deeply rooted both in its fertile land and its difficult history, from civil war to civil rights. Zoey Goto takes us on a road trip through the Magnolia State, from Jackson down to the Gulf Coast, soaking up its cuisine and culture, and having a Huckleberry Finn moment on the Mississippi River.
Have the current travel restrictions left you yearning for a dose of adventure? Thankfully, our British shores offer plenty of fantastically quirky staycation options. Zoey Goto rounds up the best unusual minibreaks, from bedding down in a safari park to playing king of the castle at a regal sleepover.
I’m talking vintage in Seen in the City.