Articles from October - 2011

What to look for in choosing a Men’s Tailor?

Being in the tailoring business, and having my business established in Thailand, in which the industry seem notorious, it could seem bias to you for me to write about what to look for in choosing a men’s tailor. Nonetheless, I am doing just that.

Why would you be going to a tailor in the first place? If I were you I would do that because I want my clothes to rest comfortably on me, accentuate…

What are the Common Patterns in Gentlemen's Suits?

A Gentleman’s suits are common in solid colors of navy, charcoal and black. Shades of grays, browns, and lighter shades of blues come into play for a more discerning gentleman. For those who want to venture out a little more and play a little out of tradition, a new world of patterns comes into the picture.

The most common weave after solid plains is the stripes. There are various…

The Basic Introduction to Men’s Tailor-made Shirts

Tailored dress shirts use to act as an accessory to the suits. Nowadays, it has its own prominence. It can be worn with the suit jacket and tie on, with the jacket only, with tie only or without both.

Fabric: There are many details in the making of custom made shirts. Let’s start with the fabric. Apart from the craftsmanship and the level of details that…

The Basic Introduction of the Jacket in a Men’s Suit

Without a doubt, the most elegant apparel in a man’s wardrobe is the suit jacket that comprises a set with the matching fabric/color trousers and sometimes with the same or different fabric waist-coat.

There are two main types of men’s jacket, the single-breasted jacket, usually with notch lapel and the double breasted jacket, strictly with peak lapels. Now…

5 Critical Defining Factors to Look Good Anywhere In A Tailored Suit.

Dressing well isn’t calculus. Yet many men are bad at it. Why this is so is men are missing the basic knowledge about it and the audacity to not be swayed by recent fad. Having said that lets look into what the 5 critical defining factors are:

Good fit. Without a doubt, this is the most critical of all defining factors. How a garment drapes on…