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What Katie Did

A stocking for every occasion? Well, they haven’t yet brought out a Tweed Seam (The Chap will be the first to inform you when they do) but as a one-stop-shop for luxury hosiery to match any outfit, the ladies at What Katie Did know a thing or two about dressing for an occasion. As well as their huge selection of beautiful vintage inspired lingerie and shapewear (which incidentally makes a wonderful gift to any special ladies in your life), What Katie Did’s Glamour Seamed Stockings are available in a rainbow of colours and leg shades to suit any outfits –… Keep Reading

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Dashing Tweeds

Dashing Tweeds make fabulous, flamboyant tweeds that fuse great British workmanship with innovative design and dandiacal flair. Neil Ridley and Horatio Scotney-Le Cheyne donned a selection of them to tackle a typical working day in the city All fabrics by Dashing Tweeds Individual items made by: Cycling Wear: Ready-to-wear cycle cape, cycle trousers and waistcoat, all in the Cyclist fabric. Scooter Coat by Russell at Graham Browne (also available as ready-to-wear) in the Urban Check fabric. Outside the Betting Shop: Suit by Russell at Graham Browne in the Bounder 4 tweed. Suit by Henry Poole in the McDougall check 4.… Keep Reading

Peaky Blinders Chap Photoshoot
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Peaky Blinders

The Chap took some semi-professional models and clothing supplied by Darcy Clothing and Some Like it Holy to create our own version of the Peaky Blinders look MODELS: Jock rawlings, Luke Sothcott, Gustav Temple Photographer: Xavier Buendia www.xdbphotography.com Thanks to: the Marina Fountain pUB, 26 Caves Road, St. Leonards on Sea TN38 0BY Additional styling: Sophie o’sullivan Old Town Dark Blue 1920s-style three-piece suit Dark Blue Christys baker boy cap Darcy Clothing Brown Herringbone Cotton Waistcoat & Trousers Jump the Gun Grey Herringbone Overcoat City Sport Tweed Cap Darcy Clothing Washable Arundel Collar Darcy Clothing Striped Tunic Shirt Some Like it… Keep Reading

Laird Hatters
Fashion/Photoshoots/The Chap Wears

Laird Hatters

Laird Hatters supply the more fashionable parts of London with sterling bowlers, Fedoras, trilbies, Homburgs, Baker Boy Caps and many other styles. They loaned us a choice selection of titfers and we hit the mean streets around Strand, London to photograph them. The full shoot was published in CHAP Spring 17 Photography: Peter Clark Models: Liam Jefferies, David Evans Keep Reading

Earl of Bedlam
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Earl of Bedlam

In issue 94 we took to the streets of Lambeth to photograph the clothes made by local bespoke tailor Earl of Bedlam. The full shoot was published in CHAP Winter 17. Photography by Soulstealer Photography Models: Billy Idle, Andrew Roberts, Steve Murray, Mark Wesley Keep Reading

Steampunk
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All Steamed Up

We’ve learned all about their peculiar belief system on pages 22-25, Issue 43, but now it is time to find out what the steampunk dress code consists of. We invited Andy Heintz, Andrew O’Neill and the Intrepid Young Woman to inspect the contents of a treasure trove of singular scientific contraptions The Intrepid Young Woman wears: Vintage leather flying cap and aviator goggles, Victorian crop top, fur stole, canvas corset, Sam Browne Belt, a string of shells, canvas/leather pouches, khaki breeches, leather boots and gaiters Andy wears: Custom-made brass and leather monocular goggle, beige Boer war pith helmet, vintage flying… Keep Reading

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Britches & Hoes

With all this talk of “Austerity Britain” and the economic situation making a trip to Tesco seem as expensive and unappealing as a visit to Dubai, it is only natural that we should return to the notion of “growing our own”. Allotments, once the preserve of gentle old men with turnips dropping out of their trousers, are now littered with healthy young folk in need of sustainable sustenance. But the eternal dilemma remains: what to wear when tilling the soil? Land Girl kit would seem the obvious choice, with its combination of a stylish yet durable outfit that can withstand… Keep Reading

Ladies Smoking Pipes
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Ladies Smoking Pipes

We sent photographer Nick Mann and a clutch of handsome ladies to answer that age-old conundrum: why do so few ladies smoke pipes? Hopefully these photographs will encourage ladies across the land to pilfer their Chap’s briars and perfume their own boudoirs with the scent of Latakia. Originally published issue 68, Sept 2013 Photography Nick Mann www.nick-mann.com Models: Marianne Cheesecake, Annette Bette Kellow, Millicent Binks, Banbury Cross Keep Reading

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