The New Tough Guy

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Overview

How tough is British actor James McAvoy? Says his director Robert Redford: He is "exact, fast moving...intense—like Cagney."SEE LIST AT LEFT FOR ALL OF THIS ISSUE'S ARTICLES

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Prince William's classic British gent. look.

Fashion Features

Talking Points: Fit for a Prince

Since Prince William and Kate Middleton announced their engagement the fashion industry has been scrambling to produce knockoffs inspired by the princess-to-be.

clock March 21, 2011Nina Jones

Retail

Talking Points: Stat

Retail sales of male adult apparel in the U.S. during 2010.

clock March 21, 2011WWD Staff

Ralph Lauren’s 1938 Bugatti 57 SC Atlantic Coupé.

Lifestyle

Talking Points: Ready to Rumble

The roar of some of the world’s most coveted sports cars is set to fill the central hall of Paris’ Musée des Arts Décoratifs.

clock March 21, 2011Katya Foreman

Tommy Hilfiger’s 60-piece Prep World capsule collection will be sold in a replica Hamptons beach house that will travel the world.

Retail

Talking Points: Prep for Takeoff

On May 19, Tommy Hilfiger will open a traveling pop-up shop in New York in the form of a replica East Hampton beach house.

clock March 21, 2011David Lipke

Glenn O’Brien

Lifestyle

Talking Points: It’s a Man’s World

Glenn O’Brien has been dishing out advice on the finer points of modern masculinity for well over a decade.

clock March 21, 2011David Lipke

N. Hoolywood Men's RTW Fall 2011

Fashion Features

Talking Points: Hooray for Hoolywood

Major designers grabbed lots of the limelight during New York Fashion Week, but for men’s wear insiders, the talk of the town was N.Hoolywood.

clock March 21, 2011Amanda Kaiser

Prince William's classic British gent. look.

Fashion Features

Talking Points

Prince William gears up for the royal wedding.

clock March 21, 2011WWD Staff

LuisaViaRoma, Florence

Retail

Retail Space: Europe’s Best Men’s Stores

These stores think global, act local, creating singular retail environments for chic labels ranging from Woolrich to Walter Van Beirendonck.

clock March 21, 2011Melissa Drier and Joelle Diderich and Tina Baraga

Mikkel Eriksen at Roc the Mic studios in New York.

Fashion Features

The Music Man

Mikkel Eriksen is the red-hot producer creating chart-toppers for Rihanna, Beyoncé and Katy Perry. Now he’s out to make a men’s fashion label a hit.

clock March 21, 2011David Lipke

Malcolm McLaren

Lifestyle

Never Mind the Bollocks, Here’s Malcolm McLaren

Keanan Duffty plans a documentary on the godfather of punk.

clock March 21, 2011Jean E. Palmieri

Hedi Slimane

Lifestyle

Hedi Times

Since exiting Dior Homme in 2007, Hedi Slimane has turned his focus to photography and kept quiet about the fashion industry. Until now.

clock March 21, 2011Miles Socha

From Top: Taiana, Canclini, Testa, Canclini, Albini, Taiana and Leggiuno

Textiles

Shirt Circuit

Shirting mills favor soft textures and fresh patterns for 2012.

clock March 21, 2011Katya Foreman

Louis Vuitton’s Keepall 55 with shoulder strap.

Fashion Features

Editor’s Picks

Classicism meets modernism in this season’s must-haves, from spring-fresh fragrances to wafer-thin watches to a softly updated Louis Vuitton bag.

clock March 21, 2011Jason Gledhill

Claudio Del Vecchio

Retail

I, Claudio

Italian-born Claudio Del Vecchio has moved boldly to revitalize Brooks Brothers, which is about to hit a milestone: $1 billion in sales. He can also cook.

clock March 21, 2011Jean E. Palmieri

Menswear April 2011

Lifestyle

James McAvoy: Scotch Rocks

The Glasgow boy channeled his energy for his starring role in The Conspirator by following a simple direction from Robert Redford: ‘Stop doing that.’

clock March 21, 2011Samantha Conti

From Left: Ralph Lauren Black Label’s wool suit, Tommy Hilfiger’s wool suit, Prada’s wool suit jacket, and Neil Barrett’s wool pants, D&G’s wool suit, Dior Homme’s wool suit.

Fashion Features

Just Suit Me

The tailored essentials for Spring offer fresh takes on four basic colors: black, gray, khaki and navy.

clock March 21, 2011Alex Badia

Dries Van Noten and his dog, Harry, on the rooftop of his Antwerp headquarters.

Designer and Luxury

Dries’ Pieces

Dries Van Noten’s edgy elegance catches fire on and alongside European runways.

clock March 21, 2011Miles Socha

Lanvin’s wool coat, Pringle of Scotland’s wool sweater and Marni’s wool pants.

Fashion Features

Winter Dreams

In a preview of the upcoming season, designers aim for country chic with four key trends.

clock March 21, 2011Alex Badia

Folies Bergère

Retail

On the Grid

Where to shop for swimsuits, lodge in London or tipple with little people this spring.

clock March 21, 2011David Lipke

Essentialist

Today's Must Read

Business

Inside Barneys at Saks: A First Look

clock January 15, 2021David Moin

Social Studies

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