March 13, 2008

english cut documentary

Just before Christmas, the groovy cats at Border TV made a half-hour documentary of my frequent partner-in-crime, Savile Row tailor, Thomas Mahon. [The full Google video page is here.]

Cumbria for me seems a long way away from Alpine, Texas at the moment. Nonetheless, seeing Thomas in his element [Take it from me- they did a really splendid job of capturing his schtick] made me feel so proud to be part of the adventure. I highly urge you to give it a watch. Look for me making a cameo appearance during the dinner party in the second half. Rock on.

[Bonus:] I kid you not: One of the best Ladies' tailors IN THE WORLD is currently in NYNY till March 18th. Hurrah!

Posted by hugh macleod at March 13, 2008 10:44 PM | TrackBack
Comments

This is so much fun to see Thomas in his element. I'm happy to see the English Cut story brought to life with video.

Posted by: Alan Gutierrez at March 13, 2008 11:39 PM

I may not be able to afford one of these suits now, but because of this blog, which I've been reading for quite a while, I'm dedicated to owning one of these before I die.

Posted by: Stefan Constantinescu at March 14, 2008 2:00 AM

So, Cumbria is your Mistress, and Alpine is your wife ?
But you'll never return back to New york because it'll burn your soul, am i right ?

New york then Cumbria then Alpine.. Hugh you're full of experience.

Posted by: Ben Grada at March 14, 2008 8:56 AM

Great to see such a relaxed, cool guy doing what he loves on his own terms. Excellent.

Posted by: Sokratis at March 14, 2008 5:54 PM

Loved seeing this. Read about your adventures with Thomas for about 4 years and to see it all brought to life was like seeing a charming biopic on a friend you've never met. Wait, that's exactly what it was.

You came off dashing too, Hugh.

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