The Charm of English Tailoring

November 15, 2011 | Style & Beauty


Trench coat, Plectrum by Ben Sherman ($449). Metro Mens Clothing, 1615 E. Passyunk Ave., 267-324-5172;


Ben Sherman impresses with the brand’s newly launched luxury line, Plectrum, inspired by English heritage tailoring and modeled after classic layers of old-fashioned wool sweaters and outerwear. We endorse the militaryinspired pieces, like this boiled wool coat. And we are not the only ones: Old City’s Lost + Found does a bustling business with the brand. “Ben Sherman embodies classic tailoring with a quirky British edge,” says co-owner Sandy Martin.

Like what you're reading? Get it delivered straight to your inbox. Sign up now for our newsletters >>

Around The Web
Aspen Peak Magazine Austin Way Magazine Boston Common Magazine Capitol File Magazine Gotham Magazine Hamptons Magazine Los Angeles Confidential Michigan Avenue Magazine Ocean Drive Magazine Philadelphia Style Magazine Vegas Magazine