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American custom suits by Houndstooth
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American custom suits by Houndstooth

Houndstooth believe in style. Fashion and trends come and go, but style endures. They're here to help you find your way. They stock and make clothing for every part of your life, from a day lounging around, to your most important life events.

Create a bespoke shirt to complement your tailored suit - ask the Scabal's tailors
How to buy the perfect suit

Create a bespoke shirt to complement your tailored suit - ask the Scabal's tailors

A dress shirt can be as important as the suit it is worn with, and in the quest for perfection there are plenty of options for shirt customisation. From the big things (fabric and colour choices) to the finer details (such as sleeve lengths and buttons) this is an opportunity to really set the tone.

Dressed to Kill on your First Date
How to buy the perfect suit

Dressed to Kill on your First Date

Study and research findings worldwide, have concurred that specific clothing can make people more confident in their outlook, mannerisms and the way they approach all situations in life. It’s not a secret, that clothes make a man, neither is the fact that it can create everlasting impressions: good, bad or ugly.

Shirt Styles, Collars And Cuffs by Oliver Spencer
ABC of the men's suit

Shirt Styles, Collars And Cuffs by Oliver Spencer

Oliver Spencer believes the way a man chooses to dress is changing, particularly in the work place. At the centre of this transition is the shirt, a wardrobe linchpin, it's a garment equally synonymous with dressing down as smartening up these days. By combining this shift with the the Oliver Spencer customer - a creative, free thinking and confident man, Oli set out to create their current offering of shirts, each with a distinctive collar style.

Custom suits by Genaio from the Netherlands
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Custom suits by Genaio from the Netherlands

Genaio offers you an travelling tailor service. Together with you personal tailor you can create your own personalised woolen suit. They offer all their clients world’s best italian fabrics like: Ermenegildo Zegna, Loro Piana, Scabal, Holland & Sherry, Vitale Barberis Canonico, Guabello, Ariston and more. They work with the made-to-measure(mtm) system (also called size Forc?). This is by using an existing pattern that gives us the ability to create the perfect suit and work within this method with almost 60 points which always creates “a one-of-a-kind” suit. The Unique Captivating Pattern exists since 2006 and is constantly maintained and perfected. Depending on posture, desires and trends, we offer a flattering fit of your suit or jacket, but also an overcoat or trousers.

French bespoke shirts by Maison Courtot
Bespoke Men's Suits

French bespoke shirts by Maison Courtot

The Maison Courtot sews all your bespoke shirts. Collar, cuffs, placket, buttons and monogramming are many elements which give you an unique bespoke shirt. Their shirts are manufactured in Paris and in their workshop close to Houdan in Yvelines.

Customizable Augmented Reality (AR) clothing by Surmesur
Made-to-measure Men's Suits

Customizable Augmented Reality (AR) clothing by Surmesur

As part of our ongoing mission to become the North American reference in made-to-measure menswear, Surmesur has revolutionized the retail experience by taking augmented reality further than any retailer has gone before.This week Canadian menswear company Surmesur (trans. Made-to-Measure) is launching customizable Augmented Reality (AR) clothing at all of its North American retail stores – including two locations in the GTA. This new Google Tango technology is a retail “first” and gives customers a customized shopping experience that appeals to millennial men and tech fans alike.

New York based bespoke suits by Kozinn Tailors
Bespoke Men's Suits

New York based bespoke suits by Kozinn Tailors

Saint Laurie is now Kozinn+Sons Merchant Tailors. Same family. Same quality. Same “Made in New York.” Same tailor. New name.

The basics of the tailored suit - what you should know
ABC of the men's suit

The basics of the tailored suit - what you should know

The tailored suit is a masterpiece that every man should possess. It is your confidence, your passion and express your style. There are a lot of reasons why you must have one and now we are going to tell you some of the most important things you should choose about the suit. There are some details and choices you must make to create the perfect suit.

Irish made-to-measure suits by Louis Copeland
Made-to-measure Men's Suits

Irish made-to-measure suits by Louis Copeland

Louis Copeland & Sons is an Irish business, established in 1933. They provide their customers with the best quality garments & products, sourced from around the world. Copeland's mission is to provide Ireland's men with the highest quality garments and an unrivalled level of customer service that we believe every paying customer deserves.

Jacket Back Finish Pressing Machine
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Jacket Back Finish Pressing Machine

Especially developed for the garment industry, our patented heating system saves energy costs up to 30 % and shortens the heating up times of the ironing bucks.

How to recognise the best quality ready-to-wear business suit
How to buy the perfect suit

How to recognise the best quality ready-to-wear business suit

Buying a business suit is not just investing in an expensive item in your wardrobe, which, according to the law of averages, you’ll probably wear around 100 times.

How Dior Homme make their suits
ABC of the men's suit

How Dior Homme make their suits

Dior Homme's Artistic Director Kris Van Assche creates his collections just a stone's throw from 30 avenue Montaigne in Paris. At his side are the artisans of the Homme atelier, bringing his creations to life.

Celebrate the individuality with Blank Label
Made-to-order Men's Suits

Celebrate the individuality with Blank Label

In 2010, Blank Label was founded to present a new alternative. This, today, is an easy, accessible experience of personalized fit, quality clothing, and exceptional service.

Milano Unica: Spring/Summer 2018 trends
Menswear fabrics

Milano Unica: Spring/Summer 2018 trends

The pleasure of travel, the dream to bring together different cultures, the game of connecting past and present and the desire to rediscover historical figures of aesthetic and cultural importance: these are the cornerstones on which MILANO UNICA’s new trends for next Spring-Summer 2018 have been based.

The art of Custom by Joseph Abboud - the newest custom made clothing line of the brand
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The art of Custom by Joseph Abboud - the newest custom made clothing line of the brand

Celebrate American craftsmanship with a CUSTOM SUIT made to your unique specifications from award-winning menswear designer Joseph Abboud. Each garment is crafted of the most luxurious fabrics and tailored to your individualized fit and details.

Etro Spring/Summer 2017 collection
Menswear collections

Etro Spring/Summer 2017 collection

The brand showed off its Spring/Summer 2017 wares on “real” people. Italy’s finest – an architect, a gypsy poet, actor, classical dancer, and tattoo artist among them. But the point was that the clothes work beyond the catwalk, which is often the ongoing issue: does it work in real life?

Saint Laurie - Fully bespoke suits hand-made on the premises in New York City
Bespoke Men's Suits

Saint Laurie - Fully bespoke suits hand-made on the premises in New York City

Saint Laurie Merchant Tailors was founded in 1913 by Samuel Kozinn, a Jewish immigrant from Poland whose mother tongue was Yiddish. Samuel’s first garments were trousers manufactured in the now-fashionable Williamsburg section of Brooklyn.

Custom suits by William T Clothiers
Bespoke Men's Suits

Custom suits by William T Clothiers

William T. Clothiers is a Certified Merchant Member of The Custom Tailors & Designers Association (CTDA) the oldest trade organization in the United States. Membership includes distinguished master tailors, designers, and custom clothiers who create fine custom clothing for discerning clients across the country.

Bespoke suits from Kipper Clothiers
Bespoke Men's Suits

Bespoke suits from Kipper Clothiers

Founded in 2013, Kipper Clothiers is committed to the production of the highest quality of well-fitting tailored suits and shirts for men.

Custom clothing by Bruce Julian from USA
Bespoke Men's Suits

Custom clothing by Bruce Julian from USA

The most important thing in custom clothing is the experience of the person doing the measuring. It doesn’t matter how nice or well made the garment is if the fit is not to your liking. Bruce has been tailoring custom clothing since 1982. Bruce uses a full custom factory (located right here in the United States of America!).

Bespoke suits and shirts in Toronto by Michel's Bespoke
Bespoke Men's Suits

Bespoke suits and shirts in Toronto by Michel's Bespoke

Every man wants to look and feel his best and the most successful men know that it begins with the clothing he wears. When you select Michel to construct your custom suits and shirts, you collaborate with him to hand pick the fabrics, styles, cuts, cuffs, collars, buttons and monograms. Details are what define a man. When you wear the best, you attract success.

Popular custom tailors in Missouri
Bespoke Men's Suits

Popular custom tailors in Missouri

Today, we will present you the best tailors in Missouri. They deliver the best – in fit, fabric, personalized details and alterations. No matter the occasion, you can trust them.

Popular custom tailors in Louisiana
Bespoke Men's Suits

Popular custom tailors in Louisiana

Today we are going to present you the best tailors in Louisiana. They are famous with their craftsmanship and sense of style and provide alterations as a part of their services.

INDOCHINO pledges to suit up 25 000 grooms for free in 2016
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INDOCHINO pledges to suit up 25 000 grooms for free in 2016

INDOCHINO announced their SUIT UP WEDDINGS initiative for 2016. The beginning was on January 25th, INDOCHINO and rolled out a massive program in North America, pledging to suit up 25,000 grooms for free in 2016. Any groom whose wedding party of four or more groomsmen is outfitted by INDOCHINO will receive his own made to measure suit free of charge.

Popular custom tailors in Georgia
Bespoke Men's Suits

Popular custom tailors in Georgia

We present you the best tailors in Georgia. They are famous with their craftsmanship and sense of style.

Art Lewin Bespoke - your suit, your style
Bespoke Men's Suits

Art Lewin Bespoke - your suit, your style

At Art Lewin Bespoke, their fittings begin well before measurements are taken: the client’s posture and how he/she moves determine the personalities of bespoke suits. The fit of the bespoke suit follows the way the client wears & experiences the suit, as well as his ergonomics and lifestyle. What sophisticated clients want and expect the ability to satisfy the most varied lifestyle in terms of daily living, aesthetics and sense of style.

Popular custom tailors in Arizona
Bespoke Men's Suits

Popular custom tailors in Arizona

We present you the best tailors in Arizona. They can be described as tailors that provide high-quality bespoke garments such as suits, shirts, jackets and pants.

Popular custom tailors in Pennsylvania
Bespoke Men's Suits

Popular custom tailors in Pennsylvania

We are going to present you the tailors in Pennsylvania. Here, you can find ateliers that provide tailoring and alterations, too. The fit, style and quality are the key words when we speak about these tailors.

Men's suit jacket collars and lapels
The dandy style

Men's suit jacket collars and lapels

Large collar with long edges and a single button is known as Classic Kent. It's suitable for formal events and small knot. It's a good choice for gentlemen who are definitely not fans of experimenting and fashion innovations. In short, we talk about a boring decision...

The trio of the men's shirt, necktie and suit jacket
The dandy style

The trio of the men's shirt, necktie and suit jacket

Even the most magnificent shirt would 'live' a fiasco if it's not in a resonance with the necktie and the suit jacket. And this means a lot of consideration of lengths, proportions, colors, patterns and details.

History of the men's shirt
The dandy style

History of the men's shirt

The modern men's shirt has a properly long history before acquiring its today's a little boring form in the end of the XIX century. In 1871 Brown, Davis & Co. of Aldermanbury manufactured the first shirt in 'coat style' (with buttons).

The Brooks Brothers shirt
The dandy style

The Brooks Brothers shirt

This type of shirt won his final and decisive victory during the 1980s, when every real Yuppie brought from New York a true Button-down shirt in pale blue, pink, white, yellow or mint, striped, checked or tartan.

Larusmiani Tailor Workshop
Made-to-measure Men's Suits

Larusmiani Tailor Workshop

Forty master tailors are engaged in the Larusmiani tailor's workshop to make every garment in the collections by hand. The experience of decades of work carried out using only needle and thread combine with the modernity of Larusmiani style to create collections that respect old-established sartorial traditions while exalting the creativity of the designers.

Men's jacket vents and collar gap
ABC of the men's suit

Men's jacket vents and collar gap

For the vents you’ve got 3 different choices, the most popular is double vents where the jacket has two slits either side. That’s good for several reasons. The jacket can break in three places so when you sit it will crease less but actually you can more often get it a little bit snugger through here, you’ve got more control across the cloth.

Men's suit fashion trends Spring-Summer 2016
Menswear Trends

Men's suit fashion trends Spring-Summer 2016

It's time to turn on the page in the summer moods and define the trends of the warm seasons. Don't forget to be stylish and cool in your suit.

Explosion of colourful suits from Berluti Spring/Summer 2016
Menswear collections

Explosion of colourful suits from Berluti Spring/Summer 2016

It blurs the lines between town and country; simplicity and sophistication. Drawing inspiration from the architectural principles of Le Corbusier, the new Spring-Summer Collection from Berluti brings a new, more relaxed, elegance to classical male elegance.

Tailor's tips by Vitale Barberis:Memories of Tailoring
ABC of the men's suit

Tailor's tips by Vitale Barberis:Memories of Tailoring

Vitale Barberis Canonico, one of the oldest woollen mills of the world, celebrates bespoke tailoring with the project Tailor's Tips, a series of 12 videos in which the master tailor Giovanni Barberis Organista, directed by Gianluca Migliarotti, tells what happens behind the scenes when a hand-stitched suit is created.

Fashion in the industry

"Hannibal" style with flair by Garrison Bespoke

Garrison Bespoke is thrilled to be recognized as the #1 Bespoke Tailor in Toronto. We are committed to making the best handmade suits for discerning men around the world. Our craft lies in creating stylish garments that not only adhere to modern trends in men’s fashion, but also to their unique lifestyle. Using traditional tailoring methods passed down from English tradesmen on Savile Row, Garrison is able to provide each and every client with expert advice on how to build the most stylish and practical wardrobe for their everyday wear. We take pride in going beyond simply making suits — we create garments that inspire confidence and success.

Canali Fall/Winter 2016 collection - a variety of fabrics and colours
Menswear collections

Canali Fall/Winter 2016 collection - a variety of fabrics and colours

For Fall/Winter 2016, Canali presents a collection that is an exercise in equilibrium, one in which contrasts take center stage. Luxurious and studied elements come together for a seemingly minimalist look as shapes, materials and colors are combined in unique and purposeful ways.

Tailor's tips by Vitale Barberis Canonico: Lapels
ABC of the men's suit

Tailor's tips by Vitale Barberis Canonico: Lapels

Vitale Barberis Canonico, one of the oldest woollen mills of the world, celebrates bespoke tailoring with the project Tailor’s Tips, a series of 12 videos in which the master tailor Giovanni Barberis Organista, directed by Gianluca Migliarotti, tells what happens behind the scenes when a hand-stitched suit is created.

Tailor's tips by Vitale Barberis Canonico: Collars and Undercollars
ABC of the men's suit

Tailor's tips by Vitale Barberis Canonico: Collars and Undercollars

Vitale Barberis Canonico, one of the oldest woollen mills of the world, celebrates bespoke tailoring with the project Tailor’s Tips, a series of 12 videos in which the master tailor Giovanni Barberis Organista, directed by Gianluca Migliarotti, tells what happens behind the scenes when a hand-stitched suit is created.

Tailor's tips by Vitale Barberis Canonico: How to make a pattern
ABC of the men's suit

Tailor's tips by Vitale Barberis Canonico: How to make a pattern

Vitale Barberis Canonico, one of the oldest woollen mills of the world, celebrates bespoke tailoring with the project Tailor’s Tips, a series of 12 videos in which the master tailor Giovanni Barberis Organista, directed by Gianluca Migliarotti, tells what happens behind the scenes when a hand-stitched suit is created.

Michael Andrews - bespoke suits in New York
Bespoke Men's Suits

Michael Andrews - bespoke suits in New York

Michael Andrews' custom suits are handmade in own bespoke workshop by our team of expert tailors. Each of bespoke suits (and other garments for that matter) feature the finest old-world craftsmanship and hallmarks of quality

How to wear a suit jacket
ABC of the men's suit

How to wear a suit jacket

Men who wear improperly fitted suits may hear this: "Are you wearing that suit or is the suit wearing you?" The secret to wearing a suit is buying the right suit for you, which means getting the best suit fit. We are going to tell you some tips about the right suit fit.

Why you should choose the tailor-made suits over the ready ones
Made-to-measure Men's Suits

Why you should choose the tailor-made suits over the ready ones

It would be a rare occasion when a suit from a branded store would fit you perfectly. It’s always a wise decision to get your suits tailor made. We are going to give you some of the most important reasons why you all should prefer the tailor-made suit.

Fall/Winter 2015-2016 trends: Second skin
Fashion trends

Fall/Winter 2015-2016 trends: Second skin

The Fall/Winter 2015-2016 fashion trendsserved us a wide variety of outerwear. Today, we present a remember of the 80's - the fur jacket.

The colors of knitwear by Benetton
Fashion trends

The colors of knitwear by Benetton

This winter, the trendiest style is full of warmth! Knitwear, standing in the spotlight of our winter collection, brings out your femininity with details that make even the most effortless outfits glamorous.

High quality made-to-measure men's suits by Brooks brothers
Made-to-measure Men's Suits

High quality made-to-measure men's suits by Brooks brothers

Brooks brothers combines modern technology with the detailing of hand tailoring, offering both non-iron fabrics and traditional finish pure cotton cloths - totally over 1,500 of the world's finest fabrics.

How to get the right fit for men's suit
ABC of the men's suit

How to get the right fit for men's suit

Men’s suits are one of the most important formal basic wear in any men’s wardrobe. Every man should have at least one suit. However, there are times when one needs to be officially attired like attending a formal occasion or a job interview which cannot be done without a proper suit. So it is important to know the basics in the making of a suit to make it look best on you.

Vivienne Westwood Red Label Fall-Winter 2014/2015 collection
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Vivienne Westwood Red Label Fall-Winter 2014/2015 collection

Vivienne Westwood Red Label woman is a rebel with a cause! She feels important, she is artistic and adventurous. She is engaged with the world and cares about it. Just like Vivienne Westwood Fall-Winter 2014/2015 Menswear collection, this one brings the same message of saving Mother Earth by not fracking it.

Ready to wear Fall-Winter 2014/2015 collection by Elie Saab
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Ready to wear Fall-Winter 2014/2015 collection by Elie Saab

Lebanese designer Elie Saab presented his Fall-Winter 2014/2015 Ready to wear collection yesterday (March 3, 2014) during the Paris Fashion Week.
Saab is one of the Hollywood's stars' favorite fashion designers for his unique style and femininity of his gowns. Last proof about that was the Oskars ceremony where Angelina Jolie was wearing Saab's nude hued tulle dress, covered in strategically placed silver beading.

Man in the fitting room
ABC of the men's suit

Man in the fitting room

A really good men's suit fits the body like a glove. With the help of the men's fashion brand Richmart we will help you to find it by providing some tips.

Because of the different structure of male body, suits can have at least 54 different silhouettes. When you add 11 sizes and 3 heights, the possible combinations are 1782. Due to that huge number, every company specializes in specific shapes, but always in all 11 sizes and 3 heights.

Richmart - the brand for high quality men's suits
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Richmart - the brand for high quality men's suits

The brand 'Richmart' is a symbol for high quality menswear. The company manufactures two and three part ready-to-wear men's suits, coats and made-to-measure suits. It offers a wide range of both classic and sport suits. Richmart works with partners from Germany, Switzerland, Italy, Holland, Greece, Sweden, Czech Republic, Poland and other European countries.

Men's coats fashion trends for Fall-Winter 2013/2014
Menswear Trends

Men's coats fashion trends for Fall-Winter 2013/2014

After we have looked through Men's fashion trends for Fall/Winter 2013/2014, today we'll take a look at men's coats fashion trends for the upcoming cold season.
Menswear collections offer a number of unique styles this season. So, let's see...

Men`s jacket lapel types
ABC of the men's suit

Men`s jacket lapel types

After we went over the different types of men's suits and types of men's suit coat pockets, today we'll take a look at men's jacket lapel types. Jacket lapels are the folded flaps of cloth on the front of a jacket or coat. They are mostly used in formal clothing and suit jackets. They are usually formed by folding over the front edges of the jacket or coat and sewing them to the collar, an extra piece of fabric around the back of the neck. The three basic forms of jacket lapels are...

What are the different types of men's suits?
ABC of the men's suit

What are the different types of men's suits?

Have you ever asked yourself where does the word 'suit' come from?
Well, the answer is from the French 'suite', which means 'following' and the Latin verb 'sequor' - 'I follow'.
That's because suit's components - jacket, trousers and waistcoat - follow each other, have the same cloth and colour and are worn together.
Let's take a look at some types of suits, which are worn through the years according to the occasion...

Made-to-measure menswear by Angelo
Made-to-measure Men's Suits

Made-to-measure menswear by Angelo

Unico is the new and exclusive made-to-measure service introduced by Angelo Galasso. It is presented a new dimension in menswear - Italian traditional craftsmanship, combined with Angelo’s eye for detail, resulting in an experience that is, as the name suggest, unique to each client.

Radà Spring/Summer 2013 collection
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Radà Spring/Summer 2013 collection

For Spring/Summer 2013 the Italian fashion brand Radà offers precious tops, collars, bags, t-shirts and mini jackets in cotton with fringes and stones.

The colors are yellow and salmon.

Feather jewelry for Fall-Winter 2011-2012
Accessories

Feather jewelry for Fall-Winter 2011-2012

For Fall-Winter 2011-2012 Radà collection offers some pieces belonging from a line dedicated to feather themes. We present a short selection of necklaces, collars, pins, earrings.

Ribbons of grosgrain house copper coloured cockerel feathers, along with pearls and small polychrome beads: old-rose alternates with jade green, and the soft shades of river stones. Elastic belts become the basis on which crystal and stone alternate, in complete black too, paying homage to the Eighties and disco-chic style.

Top secrets for choosing a men`s suit revealed
ABC of the men's suit

Top secrets for choosing a men`s suit revealed

First – select the right breast of the jacket. Single-breasted jacket with two buttons is probably the most popular style, but jackets with three or four buttons are also popular. Remember that fashion for men often changes like the women’s fashion.

Only tall and slim guys can wear formal double-breasted jackets, because they add volume to the figure and if you are fuller-figured man, they will make your body look fuller.

Bulgarian designers on the catwalk in Paris
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Bulgarian designers on the catwalk in Paris

Bulgarian fashion designers presented their collection at the Couture Paris fashion week shows.

On the catwalk met humor, fantasy, feathers, lace and crystals. Together with the Portuguese designer Andre de Pessoa, the Bulgarian designers Livia Stoyanova and Yasen Samuilov showed their unusual ideas.

Tony Lance collection – harmony of lingerie and accessories
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Tony Lance collection – harmony of lingerie and accessories

Tony Lance underwear brought the first evening of the fashion show Fashion evenings 2010 to a close with impressive combination of lingerie and retro accessories provided by "Party house". The models presented mysterious masks, gorgeous hats, collars with ostrich feathers, royal crowns, cloaks and wigs.

Tony Lance presented lingerie from satin and chiffon with floral motifs, embroidery, curls, pleats and lace, in fashion this season.

Shop online for designer brands
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Shop online for designer brands


Offering designer brands including Ted Baker, Calvin Klein and Simon Carter, KJ Beckett specialises in accessories for men such as wallets, cufflinks, silk ties, fragrances, underwear, collar stays, and is renowned for its knitted ties and socks.

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