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.
With a glimpse of summer hitting Britain this week, the holiday feeling is here. However, the warmer weather doesn’t mean your sense of style also has to go on holiday too.
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.
Imagine the scene, you are sitting on the train and the person next to you reaches into their bag and pulls out a beautiful leather bound book to read. Opening the cover reveals not the printed pages you would expect, but the latest 10? tablet PC. Very James Bond, very British and very cool.
Looking for a special gift to really impress? Anyone can give a bottle of wine, but those in the know will go to Alexander & James for the premium gentleman’s drinks, perfectly presented for the modern gentleman. When Alexander & James got in touch and asked me if I wanted to review something from their
Would you believe you can have your own personal stylist send you a trunk full of the latest stylish clothes to your house for free? I didn’t until The Chapar got in touch and introduced me to this revolutionary way for men to shop for clothes!
One might think that a bespoke tailored suit and a premium whisky have little in common, but those at Chivas and the Savile Row Bespoke Association clearly disagree. They have come together to celebrate the skill and craftsmanship that is required in their respective fields and the heritage both the Savile Row Bespoke Association and Chivas share.