Mr. B’s Gentlemen’s Boutique for ALDO – Lookbook | By Tommy Ton

By - October 12th, 2011

In looking beyond the present, you sometimes have to see the past first. A notion well understood by footwear label ALDO as it announced the start of Mr. B’s Gentlemen’s Boutique, a sub-label dedicated to the tradition of handmade footwear. In need of conveying this artisanal angle to customers, Mr. B’s asked fashion photographer Tommy Ton, of Jak & Jil fame, to curate its debut look book. With help from Alexander Gilkes, the co-founder of art website Paddle8, uniquely specialized urban landscape artist Brook Klausing, and finally, Saturday Surf Shop‘s very own Morgan Collett, each exhibited classic styling within contemporary context. See each of the subjects in their own words, along with a brief video interview of Tommy Ton after the click…