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Mr Bradley Cocks

Fast Facts

Biography

Mr Cocks developed a refined palate for luxury travel by feeding his other two passions: environmental advocacy and surfing. He holds a Bachelor's degree in communication from the University of Technology, Sydney and a Diploma in marketing communications from the International Advertising Association in New York. He is based in Sydney, Australia and is married to fashion designer Ms Collette Dinnigan. about.me facebook.com/BradleyDavidCocks

Mr Cocks's Recommendations

FAVOURITE RESTAURANT AND DISH

La Fontelina, Capri. I always have spaghetti vongole and a caprese salad.”

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BEST BAR

Shady Pines Saloon, Sydney.”

VACATION CHOICE

“Italy, because it has the perfect balance of culture, culinary gusto and nature.”

TOP CITY

“Paris. I love the history, architecture, gardens, bistros, ateliers – everything really, especially the passion and attitude.”

FAVOURITE HOTEL

Nihiwatu, Sumba, Indonesia. It offers world-class, crowd-free surfing, fishing and diving, and is completely sustainable, which I strongly support. The experience, in my opinion, is impossible to duplicate as it is set within one of the few remaining hunter and gatherer cultures”

TYPE OF BAG

“A leather satchel by Henry Beguelin.”

FAVOURED BRAND

“I loved Alexander McQueen as a visionary/designer and I think the brand is in good hands. As a surfer I'm enjoying Saturdays Surf NYC .”

ESSENTIAL WARDROBE ITEM

“White cotton formal dress shirt. They are versatile with jeans or a suit.”

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STYLE ICON

“Johnny Cash. Simple, rebellious, black and white.”

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STYLE TIP

“Be authentic, confident, and live your own trend.”

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TAILOR

“I have suits and shirts made by Josh McPherson in Sydney and Joanna at Sew Special – my go-to gal for alterations.”

BEST SHIRT BRAND

“For me it comes down to fit: relaxed but still professional, with nice hidden details like shell buttons or contrasted fabrics in cuffs. I like Alfred Dunhill .”

FAVOURITE SUIT

Paul Smith .”

CUT OF TROUSERS

“Flat front, narrow leg, like Slowear 's cotton chinos.”

JEANS BRAND

“A clean cut – Acne Studios Max Cash jeans have the abilty to be worn casually or smart with a jacket.”

UNDERWEAR CHOICE

Calvin Klein Underwear .”

PREFERRED JACKET STYLE

“Two-button, with a single vent. I prefer a softer style that suits my working day can be worn straight out of a suitcase. I have a great go-anywhere coat based on an Italian military uniform. MR. by Roland Mouret is a top pick.”

SHOE MAKER

Paul Smith – they fit well and have great details such as coloured laces.”

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FAVOURITE GROOMING PRODUCT

“Pomade – it controls my thick hair.”

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DREAM CAR

“Mercedes-Benz W113 230SL Roadster.”

WATCH BRAND

“Bell & Ross.”

BEST BOOK

Guns, Germs and Steel by Jared Diamond. An outside-the-box investigation into civiliazation.”

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FAVOURITE ALBUM

Creedence Clearwater Revival, Chronicle 1: The 20 Greatest Hits. Classic songs that bring back great memories.”

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