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Choosing the Right Lapel Pin for Your Tuxedo or Suit
ABC of the men's suit

Choosing the Right Lapel Pin for Your Tuxedo or Suit

The lapel pin is a classic accessory that has become more and more popular nowadays, especially with the resurgence of bespoke fashion. Indeed, a lapel pin can make an already dapper tuxedo or suit look even more polished and elegant – but only if you choose the right kind.

Lexus presented their guide how to buy a bespoke suit
How to buy the perfect suit

Lexus presented their guide how to buy a bespoke suit

Unlike made-to-measure suits that alter a pre-made pattern, bespoke suits are built from the ground up. Because your tailor won’t be working with a template pattern, he or she will take every detail into account, including the ones you might not realize are important, such as the slope of your shoulders and the arch of your back.

Paul Smith Spring/Summer 2018 collection
Menswear collections

Paul Smith Spring/Summer 2018 collection

An air of positivity and optimism breezes through Paul Smith’s bright spring/summer '18 collection for men.

Custom made suits by Ted Baker
Bespoke Men's Suits

Custom made suits by Ted Baker

Always one to keep things personal, Ted believes every man deserves the chance to own a one-of-a-kind suit, tailored precisely to his own tastes. Using luxurious materials, Ted’s Custom Made experts will help create the perfect suit for you: pick the pockets, linger on lapels and create a truly personal piece that’s guaranteed to leave a lasting impression.

Christian Pellizzari Fall/Winter 2017-2018 collection
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Christian Pellizzari Fall/Winter 2017-2018 collection

Christain Pellizzari’s Fall/Winter 2017 collection exhibited a discordant lack of flow. This is not to say that the selection of garments as a collective was not cohesive. The dissonance concerned the emotive spirit of clothing that most established designers tap into it. Whether the overall theme is grunge or sartorial elitism each look, or groups of looks within the collection will be different.

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.

Accessories to Accent Your Business Suit
Menswear accessories

Accessories to Accent Your Business Suit

Let’s face it—the most stylish men you know are also likely the most successful, right? Much like women’s love for high-end yoga wear, men appreciate their dress-down time on the weekends. But when it comes to weekday wear, a business suit really sets the tone for someone who wants to get things done and done well. And, while a perfectly tailored suit is an absolute must, accessories for said suit can go a long way in making the look complete. And, no, we don’t mean a Fedora but, hey, if you can rock that thing the way each member of the Rat Pack used to, we say go for it. Looking for other accessories to highlight your business suit in the best possible way? Read on for magnificent ways to man-cessorize. Yeah, we went there.

Notch lapel, peak lapel, point lapel, which lapel is made for your suit - ask the Scabal's tailors
ABC of the men's suit

Notch lapel, peak lapel, point lapel, which lapel is made for your suit - ask the Scabal's tailors

There is much to consider when customising a suit, but one aspect has the edge. When it comes to specifying the lapels, there’s an art to it", said the Scabal's master tailors

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.

Tailored suits by Galard from Czech Republic
Bespoke Men's Suits

Tailored suits by Galard from Czech Republic

The highest level of tailoring in the form of the precise cut of the fabric is an art at which we excel. We work with only leading brands such as SCABAL, Charles Clayton, Holland and Sherry and others. Precise measuring, careful checking and time effectiveness are particularly important to us. The result is a perfect item of clothing which fits your body and personality. You will feel the difference at the first touch. They produce their clothing using bespoke and made-to-measure methods.

Bespoke suits by Manglani from Helsinki
Bespoke Men's Suits

Bespoke suits by Manglani from Helsinki

For over 25 years, Manglani have traveled across the world in our quest for Quality. During this period they have sourced some exceptional articles and discovered that exceptional products are not made by chance but are a result of a passion to excel.

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.

American made-to-measure suits by Paul Stuart
Made-to-measure Men's Suits

American made-to-measure suits by Paul Stuart

Paul Stuart's roots are in soft shoulder clothing, over the years the store and the brand have been influential in helping to redefine the American tailored look into the slimmer more international silhouettes of today. In fact, Paul Stuart has a long history of bringing innovations and new styles into American menswear. For example, Paul Stuart was the first U.S. retailer to introduce side vents and three-button suits.

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.

Tips for your made-to-measure wedding suit
Made-to-measure Men's Suits

Tips for your made-to-measure wedding suit

Your wedding is a day that comes once in a lifetime. Whatever time of year it takes place, this day certainly merits your best effort in putting together your sharpest look. Here are a few tips in what to look for in your perfect suit, when to get it and a few more recommendations by the Savile Row's expert designers and tailors.

Boglioli Spring/Summer 2017 collection
Menswear collections

Boglioli Spring/Summer 2017 collection

Creative Director Davide Marello takes a timeless approach for Boglioli Spring/Summer 2017 in fluid, warm weather coats, compact knits, and soft tailoring with soft, pale palettes and underlying hints of pragmatism.

Irish custom tailored suits by Dee Graham
Bespoke Men's Suits

Irish custom tailored suits by Dee Graham

At Dee Graham Tailor Made Suits, they specialise in handcrafted bespoke suits for the Modern Gentleman designed to stand out at any occasion.

Made-to-measure suits and traditional tailoring by Monokel Berlin
Made-to-measure Men's Suits

Made-to-measure suits and traditional tailoring by Monokel Berlin

Monokel Berlin is the made-to-measure manufacturer for the new generation of men in suits. No matter if it’s for evening wear, for a business or a leisure suit, together with you, we will create your tailor-made suit, shirt or chino-trousers. We would be happy to also advise you on your wedding suit. We can supply you with made-to-measure clothing, including the matching accessories, such as ties, pocket squares and men’s shoes, available in always changing collections.

Sanford Panitch - Hollywood Executive launches men's fashion label
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Sanford Panitch - Hollywood Executive launches men's fashion label

Hollywood executive Sanford Panitch, the president of Columbia Pictures, is moonlighting as a men's fashion designer.

Pocket Square Clothing - king of the made in Los Angeles accessories
Menswear accessories

Pocket Square Clothing - king of the made in Los Angeles accessories

Pocket Square Clothing was established in 2011 as a men’s accessory brand. With no formal fashion training but with an architectural and business background, founders Rodolfo Ramirez and Andrew Cheung sought to create a lifestyle brand beyond clothing. To date they feature a collection of handcrafted bow ties, skinny neckties and pocket squares. The brand is a reflection of the ideals behind the Urban Gentleman. This is their effort to tell a story, to inspire and be inspired, and to create a powerful connection with you through timeless pieces.

Richard James Spring/Summer 2017 collection - Dandy Kim
Menswear collections

Richard James Spring/Summer 2017 collection - Dandy Kim

Richard James Spring/Summer ‘17 collection snaps the brim of its toquilla straw hat down sharply and speeds across the shimmering, sun-slapped cyan sweep of the Straits of Florida to hedonistic ‘50s Havana in the company of the enchanting, exquisitely attired British gentleman adventurer and contrebandier Michael Dandy Kim Caborn-Waterfield.

Made-to-measure suits by Rembrandt
Made-to-measure Men's Suits

Made-to-measure suits by Rembrandt

This year Rembrandt celebrates 70 years of sartorial excellence. Since our beginning in 1946 our goal has always been to create mens clothing that looks great, fits perfectly, made from the worlds best fabric mills and is good value for money. They continue to make suits in their factory in New Zealand plus have a few international suppliers working with us who share their commitment to quality.

Made-to-measure suits by BACHRACH
Made-to-measure Men's Suits

Made-to-measure suits by BACHRACH

Established in 1877, Bachrach is a tradition of fashionable clothing for the everyday man. They strive to be a customer first company, offering affordable prices on quality clothing and great customer service. With 32 retail locations nationwide and growing, their mentality is that of a neighborhood clothier: friendly and considerate.

Italian Twill Silk and Irish Linen Pocket Squares by Mr. Jenks Dublin
Menswear accessories

Italian Twill Silk and Irish Linen Pocket Squares by Mr. Jenks Dublin

Mr. Jenks offers a wide variety of 100% Italian Twill Silk and Irish Linen Pocket Squares. 'Whether you want a timeless, classic design or something that's on-trend and stylish, Mr Jenks has what you need to express yourself'.

Menswear details: Monograms
The dandy style

Menswear details: Monograms

What is the main feature of the expensive men's suit in addition to the paid price? A monogram on the sleeve, a label with the customer's name on the inner side of the jacket and various other indications, according to gentleman's caprice and taste...

David Hart - one of the successful young designers
Menswear collections

David Hart - one of the successful young designers

Born and raised in Annapolis, Maryland, David Hart began designing clothing at a young age. At seventeen, he received the Fashion Group International Scholarship Award and moved to New York City to study at the Fashion Institute of Technology. In 2004, he received his BFA in fashion design, with a specialization in evening wear and tailoring.

Bespoke and made-to-measure suits by Edward Sexton
Made-to-measure Men's Suits

Bespoke and made-to-measure suits by Edward Sexton

The notion of romance has a unique significance for Edward Sexton. Not only is our approach to bespoke clothing influenced primarily by a genuine love for the tailor’s art, but Edward’s influences are distinctly romantic and nostalgic; the Sexton aesthetic is has its origins in the understated and masculine gentleman’s dress of the Art Deco era

Richard James Autumn/Winter 2016
Menswear collections

Richard James Autumn/Winter 2016

Autumn/Winter 2016 Chains + Cranes collection sounds its horn hard, hoists the red ensign and puts its enticingly exotic cargo and correspondingly cosmopolitan crew in under a silver-grey sky at London’s docks in the midwinter of 1935.

Suit tailoring by Maurice Sedwell
Bespoke Men's Suits

Suit tailoring by Maurice Sedwell

It is not just the perfect fitting of cloth to the body which is the hallmark of Maurice Sedwell - it is that indefinable element of style. Every suit is individually designed, hand cut and hand tailored to the highest standard attainable.

Patrick Grant - the creative director of bespoke tailors Norton & Sons of Savile Row
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Patrick Grant - the creative director of bespoke tailors Norton & Sons of Savile Row

Patrick Grant is a British fashion designer and creative director of bespoke tailors Norton & Sons of Savile Row. As a media figure he is best known as a judge on the television series, The Great British Sewing Bee.
After taking over Norton in 2005, Grant has been credited with rejuvenating the once ailing business. He relaunched E. Tautz & Sons as a ready to wear label in 2009, for which he was awarded the Menswear Designer award at the British Fashion Awards in 2010.

Burlington's suits for boys
Children's and Teen Boys' Suits

Burlington's suits for boys

Burlington is a leading off-price apparel and home product retailer. We operate 567 stores in 45 states and Puerto Rico, where you’ll find a large assortment of current, high-quality, designer and name-brand merchandise at up to 65% off department store prices. Choose from a large selection of coats, clothing, and shoes for the entire family.

Savile Row tailors: Stowers London
Bespoke Men's Suits

Savile Row tailors: Stowers London

For a man of style, only a suit which demonstrates the best of authentic British tailoring will suffice. A Stowers of London suit is the genuine article; characteristically stylish, perfectly measured and expertly finished without compromise.

The Gentleman's wardrobe: The pocket square
The dandy style

The Gentleman's wardrobe: The pocket square

The pocket square (aka pochette) is one of those ceremonial accessories, which highlight the originality of the gentleman - each of its crease talks about degrees of self-control and self-confidence.

Savile Row tailors: Kilgour
Made-to-measure Men's Suits

Savile Row tailors: Kilgour

A full set of forty measures are taken during the first consultation to ascertain shape, posture, balance and proportion. A paper pattern is then drafted, unique to the customer. For the first fitting the suit is taken to a baste, with an unlined jacket to demonstrate and refine the shape and style.

What should be the Sunday's suit
How to buy the perfect suit

What should be the Sunday's suit

Sundays are mostly reserved for your most casual attire. But occasionally you need to get all dressed up. Think about the weddings, baptisms, graduation ceremonies, and the like. That’s where you need a suiting look that’s a nice as something you’d wear to work, but with a slightly less aggressive vibe.

AMF Stitching on men's suits
ABC of the men's suit

AMF Stitching on men's suits

AMF Stitching, which is also known as Pick Stitching, is a small stitch around the edges of the jacket, the lapel and the pockets. The Acronym AMF refers to the machine that creates the stitch, manufactured by the company American Machine and Foundry.

Tom Ford Spring/Summer 2016 - a strong lineup of trim, tailored suiting
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Tom Ford Spring/Summer 2016 - a strong lineup of trim, tailored suiting

American designer Tom Ford continues to blend his new penchant for casual and formal styles. The spring-summer 2016 menswear collection delivers a strong lineup of trim, tailored suiting.

Men's Style Tips: Blazer vs. Sport Coat vs. Suit Jacket
ABC of the men's suit

Men's Style Tips: Blazer vs. Sport Coat vs. Suit Jacket

Instead of spending hours pondering the differences between blazers, sport coats and suits, the fearless leader, Melissa Austria (long a fan of the dapper jacket) explain the how, what and where of the must-have pieces.

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

Tailor's tips by Vitale Barberis Canonico: Trousers

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.

The exquisite gentleman - a man obsessed with personal elegance
The dandy style

The exquisite gentleman - a man obsessed with personal elegance

Sartorial elegance isn't just a hobby for this breed of very-well-put-together men - it's their life's calling. Serena Altschul explores the world of the dandy, which Nathaniel "Natty" Adams (author of "I Am Dandy") and photographer Rose Callahan define as a man "obsessed with personal elegance."

Dunhill Spring/Summer 2016 campaign
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Dunhill Spring/Summer 2016 campaign

The dunhill Spring/Summer 2016 advertising campaign is a modern celebration of London, a homage to its gentlemen; their deep affection for classic cars and all that encompasses the perennial dunhill themes of British masculine elegance. Celebrating the idiosyncratic twists that English men bring to the most formal of wardrobes; an understated elegance, an attention to detail reflected within the cut of his blazer, the shine of his shoes and whose personality is expressed in the pattern of his tie and pocket square.

Rampley & Co pocket squares
Menswear accessories

Rampley & Co pocket squares

The pocket square is an accessory that is steeped in history, and they pride themselves in keeping its traditional elements alive in the company today. They place a lot of emphasis on unique designs and quality craftsmanship when creating a Rampley & Co pocket square.

Pocket square-history and tips
ABC of the men's suit

Pocket square-history and tips

A pocket square, or what was previously known as a handkerchief, was once a utilitarian piece of cloth, but is now a symbol of a well-dressed man.

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.

Spring/Summer 2015 Mango Men Suit Guide
ABC of the men's suit

Spring/Summer 2015 Mango Men Suit Guide

We are going to present the ABC of the men's suit according to the Mango brand. You can choose between a wide variety of fits, styles and materials. Just don't stop searching the perfect suit.

Atlantic City Fashion Week: LeGrand Leseur men's coats collection
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Atlantic City Fashion Week: LeGrand Leseur men's coats collection

Philadelphian-based menswear designer LeGrand Leseur presented a new custom bespoke suit model with an innovative triangle breast pocket. He debuted at the Atlantic City Fashion Week, where female models, dressed in lingerie under their coats, showed the designer's collection 'Fantaisie Souvenir', defined as 'classy unique clothing for classy unique people'.

New custom bespoke suit model from LeGrand Leseur
Bespoke Men's Suits

New custom bespoke suit model from LeGrand Leseur

LeGrand Leseur rolls out his new season "Fantaisie Souvenir" with the innovative triangle breast pocket. Another change from him that brings the traditional gentlemen's look into a new future of sophisticated men's wear.

French fashion: Cerruti Fall/Winter 2014-2015
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French fashion: Cerruti Fall/Winter 2014-2015

Aldo Maria Camillo takes on a personal and sartorial journey, pursuing the idea of the noble soldier by encapsulating the faded charm of history in a distinctly contemporary vein. He focuses on the central theme of imperfect perfection, the defining trait of Cerruti 1881 Paris, and interprets calculated yet crucial mistakes as a sign of life and uniqueness within an extremely formal framework.

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.

Roses and elegance for Spring-Summer 2015 by Carolina Herrera
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Roses and elegance for Spring-Summer 2015 by Carolina Herrera

Venezuelan-American fashion designer Carolina Herrera presented her latest collection on September 8, 2014 in the USA, during the Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week New York. And it was all about the pure beauty of flowers - roses, parrot tulips, lilies and magnolias.

Go Green, Wear Blue with Conscious Denim at H&M
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Go Green, Wear Blue with Conscious Denim at H&M

On October 2, H&M introduces Conscious Denim, a collection with clean styling and contemporary fits, that not only uses more sustainable materials, but also more conscious processes. In a first for H&M, the washes used on its denim have been graded to assess their environmental impact, including energy and water use. The collection includes pieces for women, men and children, and will be available worldwide in around 1,000 stores for women and 700 stores for men, as well as online.

Get ready for Safari with Ralph Lauren Spring-Summer 2015 collection
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Get ready for Safari with Ralph Lauren Spring-Summer 2015 collection

Ralph Lauren Spring-Summer 2015 collection is safari-inspired, sporty and soft - both extravagant and wearable.

ABC of the Men's Suit - complete guide to men's tailored clothing
ABC of the men's suit

ABC of the Men's Suit - complete guide to men's tailored clothing

You want to know everything about the men's suit? Well, here is the place, where we'll try to answer all your questions about it, before you even ask. We start now and we'll keep adding information to help you learn more about every detail of men's suit.

Women's fashion: Jitrois Fall-Winter 2014/2015 collection
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Women's fashion: Jitrois Fall-Winter 2014/2015 collection

Jean-Claude Jitrois - the founder and creative director of Jitrois fashion house - presented brand's Fall-Winter 2014/2015 collection on March 1, 2014 in his Paris residence.
The designer said about his collection that it is dedicated to women warriors - 'the women who harness their own frustrations and use them to empower others to change'. It's an exotic and feminine exploration of leather.

Fall-Winter 2014/2015 Menswear collection by Givenchy
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Fall-Winter 2014/2015 Menswear collection by Givenchy

Italian fashion designer Riccardo Tisci, who is part of the luxury French brand Givenchy since 2005, was a big fan of basketball as a child. And in Givenchy's collection for Fall-Winter 2014/2015, which was presented on January 17, 2014 during the Paris Fashion Week, that could be clearly seen - the catwalk was transformed into a basketball court and the models walked with hair slicked to their heads, which were wrapped tightly in nets.

Types of men`s suit coat pockets
ABC of the men's suit

Types of men`s suit coat pockets

After we have discussed different types of men's suits, now let's take a look at kinds of coat's pockets.
Standard man's coat has two outer pockets and they can be:
Patch pockets - they are sporty type pockets, mostly seen on summer linen suits or other informal styles. A patch pocket is a single extra piece of cloth, sewn directly onto the front of the jacket...

Why men's suit jacket pockets are sewn shut ?
ABC of the men's suit

Why men's suit jacket pockets are sewn shut ?

A men's suit should look elegant, stylish, classy and new! Every gentleman would like to keep his outlook as smart as possible for a long time. Manufacturers know that and have men's suit jackets pockets sewn shut. This keeps them from deforming while men try on the jackets. Sometimes suits don't have any real pockets, but the flaps, buttons and seems are sewn to look as if there are pockets. In case the jacket has real pockets, its owner should decide if he will use them or he won't.

Benetton Presents The Spring-Summer 2011 Men`s Collection
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Benetton Presents The Spring-Summer 2011 Men`s Collection

LIGHT AGE - A shirt and … you’re all set: this seems to be what United Colors of Benetton is saying. In fact the striped or plain-colour shirts are uniquely cool and light. If we then pair them with gabardine trousers – long or Bermudas – we’ll be ready for even the very hottest weekend in summer. Pale blue, white and green with a touch of grey are, as always, the most appropriate colours. Make sure everything has a slightly crumpled air to be sure you won’t risk looking too formal.

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