Dress Code Ambiguity: What To Do When You're Not Sure Formal Wear Is Appropriate

As it goes with formal wear, there's no on-and-off switch that gets us from our everyday casual clothes into rigid black-tie attire.  Rather, it is a continuum, full of nuance, variation, and individual deviations largely dependent on personal style preferences and regional customs that determine one's outfit for any given evening.

by Bryan S. | August 21, 2021

Skinny vs. Standard Ties and Everything In Between: Determining The Right Size For Your Suit and Body Type

While neckties come in many different colors, patterns, and styles, they're offered in almost as many size variations, as well.  Although the effect tends to be subtler than a given tie's pattern or color, its length, width, and the degrees to which it tapers can all have a profound impact on rounding out a person's individual style.

by Bryan | August 8, 2021

Trouser Waistband Types and How To Determine The Right One For You

The trouser waistband is not only vital from a functionality perspective but also from a stylistic one.  This central component can determine how your dress shirt fits with the rest of your ensemble, how comfortable you are while you wear it, and how proportional the entire suit looks up close and from afar.

by Bryan | July 24, 2021

Suit Pockets: A Quick Guide and Keeping Your Formal Wear Functional

by Bryan | July 14, 2021

Suit Care For Pet Households

by Brian | July 4, 2021

Custom Suits: Balancing Structure With Style

by Brian | June 13, 2021

Loose Buttons, Stray Threads, and Frayed Zippers, Or, When It's Time To Buy A New Suit

by Brian | May 28, 2021

1000 Fabrics And Counting: Why Custom Makes All The Difference

by Brian | May 9, 2021

A Comprehensive Guide To Three-Piece Suits

by Brian | April 23, 2021

What's A Gentleman To Do When His Suit No Longer Fits?

by Brian | April 8, 2021