Wedding suit ideas for grooms

Wedding suit ideas for grooms

Ok, the most nerve-wracking part is over – and we’re going to assume she said yes. Now, chances are you’re going to let your wife-to-be sort out most of the wedding, but your suit is one thing that you’ll be in charge of. So, how do you go about deciding what to wear...
Super Number of Suit Fabrics Explained

Super Number of Suit Fabrics Explained

It’s a common misconception that ‘super numbers’ in suiting terms refer to the thread count of the fabric. In fact, it is a measure of the fineness of the sheep wool yarn which is twisted into the fabric and is simply a method of grading that. The finer the wool, the...
How to wear lapel accessories

How to wear lapel accessories

There are many reasons given as to why a buttonhole is placed on the left lapel of the suit jacket. Some say it was first introduced by Prince Albert who cut a hole in his left lapel to display a bouquet given to him by Queen Victoria on their wedding day while others...
Aftercare for your whole suit

Aftercare for your whole suit

So, you’ve invested in a wool suit and had it tailored to fit perfectly. How do you make sure it’s kept in good condition and has a long life? Hang it up   There is no other alternative. Your suit must be hung up on a good quality hanger in a cool dry place. It...
Should larger men use a Tailor?

Should larger men use a Tailor?

Tailoring is about looking and feeling your best. When buying clothes there are basically two options; tailored or off-the-rack. Depending on where you shop, the quality of off-the-rack clothing varies and you’ll often find that, at the lower end of the market, shirts...
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