Online personal stylist services that also provide a shopping experience are starting up all over the place, so does Thread.com have what it takes to compete with the very best? For those who [ … ]
Since writing the article Your clothes don’t fit you! I have been inundated with questions on what good fit actually looks like. Sounds simple enough, but since we are such diverse shapes and body types, finding a way to convey this was always going to be tricky. That was until my good friend Antonio Centeno from realmenrealstyle.com produced two of the best infographics around to demonstrate how a suit and dress shirt should fit. Phew, job done ,now everyone knows how clothes should fit….. But that’s not the end of the story.
Although the pinnacle of men’s style, not everyone can afford to visit a gentleman’s bespoke tailor. So how do you make sure your clothes fit you perfectly? Buy from the high street and visit an alterations tailor to turn a garment that fits you well into a garment that looks like it was made for you, there’s a big difference.
It’s no secret the Italians are very stylish, so when my Italian father in-law sent me a link to the very stylish http://style.corriere.it/ , I had to share their excellent guide on ties and how to wear them in 10 steps, subtly edited to my tie preferences.
Luxury watches are the ultimate status symbol for any man and there are few feelings that can equal the unadulterated thrill of strapping on a Rolex, Breitling, TAG Heuer or [ … ]
Mixing patterns can be a daunting task. Done well it reveals your sartorial sophistication. Done poorly and you look like you dressed in the dark. So if you’ve just begun [ … ]
For a man to be truly well dressed he should know a variety of tie knots. Each knot has its merits and should be chosen according to the width and [ … ]
There are so many contradictory rules about using colour. One expert declares earth colours should be worn with pale skin, another recommends pastels. These rules are as arbitrary as they [ … ]