in this issue: spotlight on men's fashion and custom tailoring enthusiasts

CAUSING A SCENE

Music video and film director Bille Woodruff featured in Stingray Magazine

BY MICHAEL WILSON / FEB 23, 2020

PHOTOGRAPHY BY JAMES HICKS


Whether he's revving up the sex appeal in Toni Braxton's music videos, electrifying egomaniacal supervillains in the CW's "Black Lightning" or memorializing the legendary diva Aretha Franklin in National Geographic Channel's "Genius," the fashion-conscious film director Bille Woodruff knows how to get our undivided attention. 

HEAD OF ESTATE

Perry Belmont House's Lawrence Von Weigel is out to throw the most lavish parties in DC.

BY MICHAEL WILSON / FEB 22, 2020

PHOTOGRAPHY BY BRYAN HAYNES


What's the former personal chef for the band Aerosmith doing in Washington, D.C.? Well, Lawrence Von Weigel has some lavish plans to shake up the private dining, fashion and social scenes as the events coordinator at the historic and opulent Perry Belmont House. 

GROUND CONTROL TO MOGUL MACK MAJOR

"Married To Medicine Los Angeles" star Mack Major is conquering reality TV as well as real estate

BY MICHAEL WILSON / FEB 23, 2020

PHOTOGRAPHY BY DIEGO-MIGUEL VISCARDI


As quiet as it is kept, ex-fashion model Mack Major of "Married To Medicine Los Angeles" is far from the stay-at-home dad we've been made to believe. Once voted the sexiest man on BRAVO, the model turned reality-television star spends his time making millions funding construction projects and developing real estate.

ARBITER OF STYLE

Maurice Sedwell brand ambassador Gregory R. Michael is a walking campaign for bespoke tailoring

BY MICHAEL WILSON / FEB 22, 2020 

PHOTOGRAPHY BY JAMES HICKS


Fashion expert Gregory R. Michael, U.S. brand ambassador for the Savile Row bespoke mens clothing company Maurice Sedwell, believes that everyone's wardrobe could benefit from adding the timeless elegance of hand-crafted pieces in luxurious fabrications for all seasons.