Stephen Mann is a London based stylist who contributes to numerous publications including i-D, amongst others, of most interest to us however, is that he is the Fashion Editor of our publication The New Order. He’s a busy man, but we got a hold of him for 5 minutes.


Name: Stephen Mann

Location: London

What’s 2010 going to be about for you? Working hard, meeting new people and travelling more

What are the worst trends in menswear today? When a style becomes a uniform

Whats the best thing to come out of 2009 menswear trends? Availabilty of product, this is a gift and a curse I guess but I enjoy the editing so the more options hopefully throws up more interesting things.

What’s the must have item for any man in 2010? A pair of trousers by Aitor Throup, well maybe not for any man but for me anyway.

What’s your favourite thing about where you live? My bed, My sofa, My girlfriend, My dog (no particular order)

What are you reading? Sailor a pictorial history just arrived at my studio so I’m currently flicking through that.

What’s the next film you’ll watch? Mesrine part 2

Your favourite store in your city? My favorite store I visit rarely and that’s the Garbstore, Ian has done a fantastic job with the store and it’s a real pleasure to visit.

Whats the best thing to come out of Blog Culture? A new way to receive information, of course with this comes the problem of to much information or ill informed information but I would rather have access to it and filter through it than have nothing at all.