Matthew Macpherson

King of Chaps

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Name: Matthew Macpherson

Age: 29

Origin: Picton, New South Wales, Australia

Sartorial motto: “Fashion is fleeting but style is forever”

Style Icon: Noël Coward

Sunglasses: Wilsons (USA) 1920s-30s green tinted hexagonal lens and etched metal frames

Detachable Collar: RJW Bespoke Collars (Australia) 1920s-style tab soft collar

Shirt: Aetna (USA) 1920s broadcloth/silk tunic with double cuffs

Tie: Boulevard Classics (USA) 1940s hand painted silk

Tie bar: Hickory (USA) 1930s

Pocket Square: Liberty (England) red silk paisley

Fob Chain: Gold tone double Albert with antique Victorian brass decoration and wax seal

Cufflinks: One Piece (USA) 1920s Art deco snap type with PAT date 25 Oct 1921

Shoes: Bellesco (Italy) 2-tone brown leather/beige canvas wingtips

Suit: Jimmy Dunn (USA) 1930s 3-piece wool windowpane (the suit was part of the wardrobe for the TV series Boardwalk Empire, worn by a background actor)

Shoes: Bellesco (Italy) 2-tone brown leather/beige canvas wingtips

The Chap was founded in 1999 and is the longest-serving British magazine dedicated to the gentlemanly way of life, with its own quirky, satirical take on a style that has recently entered the mainstream.

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