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William Buckley

William Buckley

Fashion Director William Buckley produces the fashion creative for MR Magazine and MR-Mag.com. With a penchant for high fashion and luxury brands, he must be regularly reminded that moderate stores and brands are also an important part of the menswear industry. Originally from London, his British accent commands a strong sense of surety that is sometimes, but not always accurate. He lives in Harlem with his soon-to-be husband Benjamin and a wardrobe that could clothe a small suburb. His favorite color is blue.

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London Collections: Men – A Photo Diary

In FASHION, Features by William Buckley

This season at London Collections: Men was the busiest ever: presentations, runway shows, dinners, parties and myriad other events. Central London in the spring is a handsome backdrop for one of the world’s most important menswear weeks. London’s typical mix of avant-garde designers, many recent graduates of London’s world-class fashion …

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MRQ: Adam Derrick, To Boot New York

In FASHION, Features by William Buckley

To Boot New York is certainly not the most conspicuous of brands. You haven’t seen big ad campaigns, celebrity endorsements, or editorial coverage. But, conversely, the brand is sold in many of the biggest department stores and luxury retailers, available in most states in America, and internationally. What started in …

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Peru Moda Journal — Day Three

In Features by William Buckley

William Buckley reports from his third day in Lima, Peru, which included a tour of the Creditex factory where they spin some of the finest Pima cotton in the world, print rolls and rolls of fabric and manufacture garments for some of the biggest apparel companies in the world.

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Lubiam Announces Major Expansion

In News by William Buckley

As Lubiam continues to produce some of the most sought after soft coats in the category, the Italian company that set the bar and seemingly raises it season after season is set to expand. With a new store opening on Via della Spiga in Milan later this year, Lubiam will expand …

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New Barbour Boston Store Opens Today

In Features, News by William Buckley

North American subsidiary of J. Barbour & Sons, Ltd., of Britain, Barbour Inc., will open the doors of its new Boston store today, May 22nd. The new store, located at 79 Newbury Street, is a relocation and expansion from 134 Newbury Street where the brand spent 10 successful years. “We’re thrilled …

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Dolce & Gabbana Opens Store in Moscow

In Features, News by William Buckley

Dolce & Gabbana announced their latest store opening in Tretyakovsky Proedz 2 in Moscow. The four-level, 11,840 sq. ft. store comprises menswear, womenswear, jewelry and a top floor martini bar, located near Red Square and the Bolshoi. The menswear floor touts a 32-foot dome and a “panoramic” elevator in bronze …

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Pitti Announces Full Lineup at New York Luncheon

In Features, News by William Buckley

Earlier this week, some of the menswear industry’s most prominent people joined Rafaello Napoleone for a luncheon at chef Michael White’s Italian SoHo staple, Osteria Morini. Joined by, among others, the Italian Trade Commissions’s Pier Paolo Celeste and Saks Fifth Avenue’s Eric Jennings, who are launching a special project in all Saks …