The industry for quality bags has been growing rapidly during the last couple of years. Today we will start a journey what you should look for when buying your first quality bag, and it starts in Massachusetts where the brand Frank Clegg resides. Full article is now live on the blog here which features photos from Pitti Uomo 87.

Cell phone monitoring of police as political participation, presumed efficacious and empowering

Judson L. Jeffries, ‘Democracy for the few: How local governments empower cops at citizens’ expense,’ Journal of Law and Conflict Resolution Vol. 3(5), pp. 71-75, May, 2011

Using a cell phone camera to monitor police work is a relatively easy way to participate in the democratic process. Doing so gives people a sense of efficacy; that they can impact what the government does. (p. 74)

Cell phones enable people to empower themselves when dealing with police officers, hence there is every indication that more people will take advantage of this advent in technology to hold public servants accountable. Holding public servants accountable is essential to making them responsive to people’s needs and wishes. Ensuring that his or her public servant is working in his or her best interest is a right to which all citizens are entitled; it is inherent in the Declaration of Independence, the Bill of Rights as well as the U.S. Constitution. (p. 75)


Sartoria Partenopea SS15 Pitti Uomo 86 

Sartoria Partenopea is not as well known such as ISAIA or Kiton but still deliver an outstanding fitting, precision of cuts, excellent fabrics and attention to the Neapolitan details. These are the real values carried out by Sartoria Partenopea, working each article by hand following the rules of the tradition from Naples. 

Yesterday, we took a look at gabucci new lookbook for spring and the upcoming summer. Shot by the talented Kalle Gustafsson and with stylist Lalle Johnson in front of the camera. Read the full post here or by clicking on the photo.