Suits

Every advice and knowledge you need to know on the perfect suit type, size fit and combinations.

Sartorial Touch: Blue Oceans

A gentleman should never fail to seize the opportunity to make an impression with his outfit. This is what we consider the true meaning of making “first impressions count”. In some situations, for instance, when making a speech or seeking positions in a selective group or even entry into certain locations, your appearance heavily influences your approach as well as…

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sartorial summer

Sartorial Summer: How to Stay Suited Through the Heat

To my dapper-infused gents, I am confident that you now understand how to remain stylish and tailored in the heat. Nonetheless, there is still one slight aspect that remains and needs addressing; ‘there are events and occasions with a sense of formality which still require a form of suiting.’ Although this holds to be true, we still encounter some difficulty…

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the wedding party

The Wedding Party: Elevated Attire for a Wedding

Weddings! Weddings! Weddings! An occasion whereby it is almost impossible to not be “elegant”. Weddings are one of the most fashionable events whereby the glamour of the occasion, extends beyond the bride and the groom, and is strongly embraced by the guests and attendees of the ceremony. Whilst the taboo surrounding upstaging the newly married couple lingers in the air,…

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polocoat

Brace the Cold in a Polo Coat

Evident from its name, the polo coat was originally a casual and loose fitted coat worn by polo players. Crafted from the finest camel hair cloth, it featured a belt without buttons for the purpose of it being a wrap on garment.Through the years, after leaving its land of origin, England it was explored by other countries and adopted by…

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Linen Overcoat

Linen Overcoat Episode 3: The Business Man

One thing that my last two posts have highlighted is that the linen overcoat is comfortably suited to out of office attire. However, you’ve consistently come across the word ‘versatility’ which leads to my post today. This overcoat is as suitable for work as it is for drinks or weekend getaways. And if you’re indeed looking for a new way…

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linen overcoat

Linen Overcoat Episode 1 : Blending Earthly Tones

There are four main aspects to this outfit that were considered to achieve the look. The colours used, the season its for,the overall outfit composition and the fit. These are aspects you must always reflect on when deciding on your outfits, that is if you aim to achieve an immaculate look on a consistent basis. However, there is an added…

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Summer Style Pattern

Style your Summer with Patterns

Its an impeccable feature of the British seasons that affords us the opportunity of an extended period of daylight in the summer months. With these additional ‘light’ hours in the day, it gets us in the mood for those one-time-a-year barbecues and festivals. Nonetheless, despite the unpredictable nature of the Great British weather, its heartening to know that with the…

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gentle blue: relaxing your two piece suit

Gentle blues: Relaxing your Two Piece Suit

First thing to always remember is that with a suit, you have more outfits than you see in your wardrobe. You’ve just got to channel your inner creativity and realise you have a variety of ways to wear your two piece suit outside the office. So I thought I’d introduce one of my versatile Marquess London two-piece suits and demonstrate…

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casual three piece

Casual Approach to the Three Piece Suit Separates

The much anticipated spring/summer season is here, which happens to be the season were I get asked the most questions about “what to wear” to an event to stand out or give off a really cool effect. So I thought I better address this topic on here, giving you all an inspired theme and demonstrating how I achieved this. First…

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summer wedding

What to Wear as a Summer Wedding Guest

It has just dawned on me early this year that I am now edging towards the age (if not there already) where everyone is catching wedding fever, and monthly weddings will become a staple fixture in my yearly calendar. I mean, the majority of ladies at my age are already planning their lives, painting that picture of a family and…

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