Angelo Galasso in Toys For Boys

Angelo Galasso in Toys For Boys

Angelo Galasso in Toys For Boys

According to Angelo Galasso, style is a personal choice, an attitude, while collection is evolving the unique way to stay on the creativity avenue. The company story began in 1991, when he opened the first shop in Rome, Parioli district: flat 8, just 14 square metres. After two years the shops were already 80 and many celebrities choose Angelo Galasso for their wear. In 2000 he landed in London, where he seduced Paul McCartney, Roger and Geoffrey Moore, David Beckham and Rod Stewart. The natural always respecting tradition. For a suit he relies on the capable hands of the best Italian tailors inside small labs selected with great care, using only precious fabrics. According to Angelo Galasso’s precise directions as for details and precious finishing, the chosen tailors follow all the steps, giving great attention also to the elaborate embroidery inside jackets, which grants the lining a peculiar feature also thanks to the great variety of colours. Every jacket has a slit inside for pens and two small pockets for mobile or cigarettes. Also in the manufacturing of shirts they follow all the steps according to the most ancient tradition, using the same system of the old sewing machines, that is stitching 10 stitches instead of 7 in every centimetre, as it is customary in industrial production. The last but one buttonhole is always traversal to grant a perfect buttoning. The neck is strengthened on the base and the points with an inner lining on the corners. Shirts are sewn and resewn with a double steps; and shoulders with a light plisèè. Also shoes reveal Angelo Galasso’s passion for the artisan working methods: every specimen is assembled and shaped on a last, then it is completely hand-sewn. The sole is then aged for 36 months in dehumidified rooms, the heel is made by five layers of leather and one of rubber. Then the shoe is dyed and the corners trimmed off following an old italian usage invented to avoid tearing the trousers button. Furthermore, ties. Long up to 162 cm, with rear end of 7.5 cm, each of them finished with needle and thread, each by each, to create a small bar to block the silk inside a small buttonhole for the rear end, granting the right elasticity. In his sales points Angelo Galasso proposes also a made-to-order service, since seducing customers with details enriching the garment and giving hints to make it unique and personal is one of the most important steps.