L.L. Bean
See what it takes to make one of the toughest bags around.

Mr. Ned

ACL introduced us to the Anthropologist, a very attractive online inspiration board by the folks behind Anthropologie. Here, Andrew Zuckerman explores the workings of his New York tailor, Mr. Ned. "It was started in the late 1960's and is now run by the founder's son," writes Zuckerman. "The relationship of a tailor to his customers is incredibly intimate and can last a lifetime." Over the sounds of sewing machines and snipping scissors you hear what it takes to make a suit from scratch.

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